The 2K League is making it an entire event that includes two-vs-two MyPark Live interviews with influencers including Champ2K, Dominus, and Dribble2Much as well as special guests like 2 Chainz, NBA champion Robert Horry, Philadelphia 76ers president of NBA2king basketball operations Daryl Morey, and more with announcements of selected picks. Scott Cole is returning to host the event alongside broadcaster and host of esports Malik Fort, 2K League sideline reporter Autumn Johnson, and sports host Ms.Basketball. The 2021 draft will be streamed live on YouTube as well as 2K League Twitch starting March 13th , at 6pm CST. Videos are a potent way to promote women's basketball. Candace Parker was recently featured on the cover of NBA2K22. Lisa Leslie, her former Los Angeles Sparks mentor and teammate was the one that paved the way for her inclusion in Backyard Basketball 2001. The following are the results of her appearance and the way that Parker's attention will be a boost to her visibility. Candace Parker was chosen to be the host of NBA2K22. This marks the first time a female basketball player has earned this honour. It was actually her Los Angeles Sparks teammate and mentor Lisa Leslie who paved the way for women to appear in basketball video games. Leslie was a Humungous Entertainment's Backyard Basketball player (2001) prior to the launch of PlayStation 5 and 3. When it was the Minnesota Timberwolves' Kevin Garnett who was featured on Buy 2K MT Xbox the cover of first Backyard Basketball, Leslie was present in the game, and you could even play as her and Garnett.