(Undated) — The first-ever NBA In-Season Tournament tips off tonight. All 30 teams will take part in the tournament, with Tuesday and Friday games in November being designated as Group Play games. Each winner of the six groups and two wild card teams will advance to the quarterfinals in December, with the championship game being played on December 7th in Las Vegas. The champion will lift the NBA Cup and each player on the winning team will earn 500-thousand dollars each. All games aside from the championship game will also count toward the regular season standings. Seven tournament games will be played tonight, highlighted by the New York Knicks taking on the Milwaukee Bucks and the Dallas Mavericks going up against the Denver Nuggets.