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NBA players, MMA star participating in The Homestand Madden tourney

Madden NFL 21, the latest game in the Madden series, released on Aug. 28. Courtesy EA Sports

EA is hosting a Madden NFL 21 tournament called The Homestand powered by ASUS this weekend featuring eight competitors, including several NBA players and an MMA fighter.

The Homestand's first round kicks off Saturday at 4 p.m. ET with a matchup between Dallas Mavericks guard Seth Curry and Golden State Warriors forward Eric Paschall. Their game will be followed by three more first-round matchups, and the tournament's final will take place Monday at 4:30 p.m. ET.

All the tournament's games can be seen on ESPN Esports' Twitch channel.

The Homestand Round 1 schedule (all times ET)

4 p.m.

Seth Curry (Dallas Mavericks) vs. Eric Paschall (Golden State Warriors)

4:40 p.m.

Quinn Cook (Los Angeles Lakers) vs. Damion Lee (Golden State Warriors)

5:20 p.m.

Adam Smith aka Barstool Smitty (Barstool Sports) vs. Braxton Miller (NFL free agent)

6 p.m.

Daniel Cormier vs Jason Dolley (actor)

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