Jonah Edwards has been named Magic Gaming head coach, as announced by the team. Edwards will be responsible for game planning, scouting, strategizing and player development.
“We are thrilled to welcome Jonah to the Magic Gaming family,” said Director of Magic Gaming Ryan DeVos. “He brings a level of experience and knowledge of the NBA 2K League to our team and we are excited to get started building on our success from last season. We know Jonah will be a great fit to help us continue towards our ultimate goal of winning a championship.”
Edwards comes to Magic Gaming after serving one season as head coach of Mavs Gaming. While with Mavs Gaming, he compiled a record of 6-8 (.430) in the inaugural year of the league.
A native of Muncie, Indiana, Edwards is working towards finishing his degree in Business Administration at Ball State University. He has been around the NBA 2K community for more than nine years and is affectionately known as “Daddy Jonah” among those in the league.