You have to meet certain requirements to earn them. The perfect jump shot in should have three things: a smooth motion, a short hop and a moderate-speed release. When you combine those along with an excellent shot selection, a player like this can be almost unstoppable. Break Starter Starts fast breaks with accurate outlet passes. Perform 75 contact layups in a season. The idea is this: Each jumpshot will have it's own release point releasing the button on your controller - not necessarily when your player releases the ball. Everyone, when shooting the ball has to look at the rim.
Once you fully fill the meter, you will get a temporary attribute boost. Perform 15 reverse layups and 5 change-shot layups in a season. Putback King Known for his ability to score baskets immediately off of offensive rebounds near the hoop. That way you can get your hands on the ball a bit more. Attempt 15 contact dunks in a season. So, at the end of the day, it's best to find the best form that'll suit to a player's liking. Yes, it makes you better…it is basically a hidden attribute bonus….
Hit 50 threes from beyond the line Mid-range Deadeye Knocks down shots from medium-range at a very high percentage. This increases your odds of landing that shot. You'll encounter a number of people online who are adept at jacking threes, performing nasty dribble moves and throwing down slams, but most don't play good defense — especially not on the ball. Personality badges only have 1 tier and cannot be upgraded. From there, the chances of getting the ball to the hoop for either a two or three pointer is high. Athletic Badge Description Requirement Brick Wall Sets the extremely effective screens Set 100 screens in a season Bruiser The physical nature of player drains energy from the match-up Set 200 screens in a season Lob City Finisher Finishes the alley-oops at high rate Finish 15 alley-oops in a season One Man Fast Break Excels at taking a ball coast to coast on the fast break Score on fastbreak 75 times in a season Posterizer Succeed at dunking on the opposing defenders more often than most Attempt 15 contact dunks in a season Tireless Scorer A player who can spend good deal of the energy without losing any effectiveness while attempting to score Attempt 400 shots while moving. Some of them can be upgraded to higher tiers, while some cannot.
In fact, I admittedly am probably too reliant upon it. Be the highest rated player in 20 consecutive games All Time Great Strives to be known as an all-time great. I've never figured it out. Stand at the outer line for three points, and get pretty close to the basket for two. Watch the difficult shots video.
I am using the right stick. Defensive BadgesYou can get any of these badges by playing defense. I also understand that players only shoot 40 percent, on average. Relentless Finisher Takes physical punishment on contact shots near the rim without severely impacting his energy. So I went back to my old school ways. A good general rule is to take the shot at the peak of the jump.
The key isn't timing your release, its taking good shots. An elite passer known for hitting teammates in the correct position to score. While it holds true that the shot meter can be a helpful tool, it isn't that accurate most of the time. It will naturally give an advantage to those who use it versus those who go by the signature animation. It takes away from the immersion of the game and makes it more clinical and cold. So, use these strategies in the game and enjoy the shooting goal.
Reserved A quiet player that generally keeps to himself. In the older 2k games, you had no choice but to learn your jumpshot animation. This is unconfirmed, since it was the same in 2k16 with only 20 available levels. As per the earlier posts, shoot at the right place, at the right time, with the right player. Players just need to go with the one that is best appropriate for them. You'll still have to practice to perfect the timing, and also work on getting it off correctly while being defended. Improved stats lead to the Pat My Back badge Reserved A pretty quiet player who ususally keeps to himself Choose the most unsupportive answers during cut scenes Spark Plug A pretty quiet player who ususally keeps to himself Come of the bench scoring at least 7 points for 6 consecutive games Unpredictable Can be erratic in behavior This is earned if you get either the Laid Back or Expressive badge first, and then you start shifting your answers in scenes enough towards the other end of the spectrum.
Legendary Work Ethic First one to the gym, last one to leave and the hardest worker at all times. Thanks Laid Back Generally pretty chill at all times. While the My Career mode can be punishing, the initial 2-or-so hours act as a bit of a tutorial, so if you are new, you should feel right at home before your career really kicks into gear! More sports gaming news and updates Are you a sports gamer? What happened to relying on basketball knowledge? Outside Scoring BadgesThese badges are awarded for outstanding performance in shooting threes and generally being a good long-range shooter. Pulling the right stick backward or forward will release the ball differently but, regardless, it will go through the hoop as long as your blue line and white line are aligned. Best way to do that? This requires some practice on your part, but in the end, you will get some more green releases.
Another thing I like to add offensive rebounds are huge. It is possible to lose this badge in favor of All-Time Great. More times than not, your attempts are going to be unsuccessful. To get the Hall of Game version you need at least 400. I turned it off when they introduced it a few years ago and have never turned it on.
Badge Tiers This year skill badges are divided into 5 tiers: Bronze, Silver, Gold, Hall of Fame and Grand Badges. Knocks down shots from deep range at a very high percentage. This allows them to have enough room to get the ball into the basket without being contested. You'll likely end up putting your player in foul trouble and your opponent on the free-throw line once your team is in the penalty. To obtain the Hall of Fame Catch And Shoot Badge, players will have to execute an additional 50 shots. This is because that blue circle represents your range, when you try to make a shot from a long range, you will find it pretty hard to make a shot and get a 3-point score.