NBA 2K17  Personality Badges

  • Alpha Dog – Team leader who takes it upon himself to lead his team to victory.

How to get it: Be the highest rated player in 20 consecutive games

  • Clutch Performer – Steps his game up in big games and big moments.

How to get it: Shoot over 40% in the final minutes of a game.

  • Wildcard – A player who can be wildly inconsistent.

Spark Plug – Come off the bench or comes out of timeouts making big plays that can energize his teammates.

How to get it: In a 6 game running window, you must average at least 7 points per game while coming off the bench.

  • Enforcer – Can wreak havoc on the floor with tough and physical play.

How to get it: Get 10 non-flagrant, hard fouls in a single season.

  • Hardened – Will play through fatigue & injury without experiencing a severe drop in skill.

How to get it: Play 20 games in a row where you average 80% of the team’s minutes or more.

  • Championship DNA – Can quickly see where double teams are coming from. Also steps up his game in playoff moments.

How to get it: Win an NBA Championship.

  • Microwave – A player who heats up quicker than most.

How to get it: Get your player “Hot” on offense at some point in the game for 5-10 consecutive games.  When you have two red rings in your player indicator, you are considered “Hot”.

  • Friendly – An outgoing and typically well-liked player.
  • Reserved – A quiet player that generally keeps to himself.
  • Legendary Work Ethic – First one to the gym, last one to leave and the hardest worker at all times.
  • High Work Ethic -Works harder than the typical NBA player.
  • All-Time Great -Strives to be known as an all-time great.
  • Low Ego – Values team success more than anything.

How to get it: Have only a little more field goal attempts than assists (less than 2:1 is ideal) in 15 consecutive games.

  • Keep It Real – Responds best to tough love.
  • Pat My Back – Responds best when patted on the back and coddled when spoken to.
  • Expressive – Has no problem expressing his feelings.

How to get it: Constantly celebrate any time the prompt comes up

  • Unpredictable – Can be erratic in his behavior.
  • Laid Back – Generally pretty chill at all times.

NBA 2K17 Playmaking Badges

  • Dimer - Have at least 300 assists in 20 games.
  • Lob City Passer - Get at least 50 ally oops assists in a season.
  • Ankle Breaker - Do 200 double move leading to score assists in a single season.
  • Flashy Passer - Make a total of 50 flashy passes in a single season.
  • Pick and Roll Maestro - Go for Dimer, PNR Maestro, and Lob City (note: these should be done at the same time). Once done, call for the pick and then double tap Y/Triangle when the big man or pick man cuts to the rim.

NBA 2K17 Defensive Badges

  • Pick Pocket - Players need to get 50 poke ball loose animations.
  • Hustle Rebounder - Requires a total of around 400 rebounds.

NBA 2K17 Inside Scoring Badges

  • Acrobat - Requires 15 Reverse Layups and 4 Charge-Shot Layups in a single season.
  • Tear Dropper - Requires a total of 50 Tear Drops or Floaters in a single NBA 2K17 season.
  • Relentless Finisher - Max strength out and complete 75 Contact Layups.
  • Post Spin Technician - Requires a total of 100 Post Spins or Drive Moves out of the post.
  • Drop Stepper - Complete a total of 30 Drop Step moves.
  • Dream-Like Up and Under - While in the post, attempt a total of 50 Up and Under moves.

NBA 2K17 Outside Scoring Badges

  • Corner Specialist - Requires 25 corner 3's.
  • Mid-Range Deadeye - NBA 2K17 Players need a total of 60 highly Contested Jumpshots.
  • Limitless Range - Successfully hit 40 deep 3's and shoot 30% on the last 30 3's made.
  • Pick and Popper - Set a screen, roll out, and pop a 3.
  • Difficult Shots - Make a total of around 200 hop shots, step backs, dribble pull ups, etc.

NBA 2K17 Athletic Badges

  • Lob City Finisher - Finish a total of 15 ally oops in a single season.
  • Posterizer- Attempt a total of 15 Contact Dunks in a single season.
  • Brick Wall - Need to set a total of 100 good screens in a single NBA 2K17 season.
  • One Man Fast Break - Players need to score 75 times on a fast break in a season
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