NBA HORSE Challenge: LaVine sweep, CP3 loss highlight quarterfinal results

NBA HORSE Tournament: Live streams, how to watch tournament featuring former Ohio State guard Mike Conley Jr.

DePaul alum Quigley defeats Chris Paul, advances in NBA Horse tournament

LaVine swept former National Basketball Association star Paul Pierce, Billups (H-O-R) rallied to knock off Atlanta Hawks guard Trae Young and Conley (H) defeated former WNBA star Tamika Catchings. Sports fans now have a choice between video game tournaments and professional wrestling for their viewing pleasure, so seeing real basketball players attempting real shots has its value. You can also watch on the ESPN app if you sign in using your Hulu credentials.

The first round of NBA HORSE Challenge is in the books and there was no shortage of trick shots on show.

Oklahoma City Thunder's Chris Paul took on Chicago Sky's Allie Quigley, who defeated Paul with a game-winning free throw bank shot.

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It's just like old times in the driveway, just with bigger stakes.

Who benefits: State Farm will donate more than $200,000 on behalf of the participants to charities focused on coronavirus response efforts.

The quarterfinals for the NBA's inaugural HORSE challenge are underway and former Pistons point guard Chauncey Billups has made it to the semifinals. The victor from each group will move on to the championship round. Sunday's quarterfinals produced intriguing results.

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The semifinals and championship game will be televised at 9 p.m. ET Thursday on ESPN. Playing from his home in Colorado, Billups called heads in the coin toss to start things off between the pair. Players must describe each shot attempt, specifying the type of score they intend to make before taking a shot, such as a bank shot or swish.

Each player will participate from their own homes, calling out shots until one player gets H-O-R-S-E.

While many of his NBA peers have been unable to get a single basketball shot up since the NBA suspended its season due to the coronavirus pandemic, Zach LaVine has been getting up hundreds, and he proved it Sunday night by shutting out Boston Celtics legend Paul Pierce in the NBA's first HORSE Challenge on ESPN.

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