NBA 2K22 is still going quickly through Season 7 and now players have a chance to level up a new MyCAREER player.
With the new events on the Cancha Del Mar, you can definitely get your player up to par to take the courts. The builds we'll go over will help you dominate the hardwood.
Here's our a list of the best current gen NBA 2K22 MyPLAYER builds to help you succeed on the hardwood on Xbox One, PS4, and PC.
Latest - New Events in NBA 2K22
There's a chance for players to level up their new MyCAREER builds by checking out the Fire & Ice Event on current gen systems.
Along with that, the next gen users will have a chance this weekend to take their most recent build to the Boot Camp Event.
This is the current schedule for the Boot Camp Event in NBA 2K22:
- Boot Camp Event - Saturday, June 11 - 10:00 AM - 2:00 PM
- Boot Camp Event - Saturday, June 11 - 6:00 PM - 10:00 PM
It's important to remember that you'll have to have a build under 75 OVR and at the moment, this is only available on next gen.
NBA 2K22 Best Current Gen builds
Players on current gen have to play by a different set of rules than the next gen players due to their unique MyPLAYER Builder - one still fitting color pies. However, that doesn't mean that they can't make build an incredible MyPLAYER all the same.
From the guard position to the center, these are some of the great builds out there for current gen players in NBA 2K22!
This is an incredible shooting guard build, but can also work as a point guard build with some maneuvering. It's a score-first build, meaning you'll have to be efficient with the shot meter and take (or create) the right shots to make an impact.
If you can shoot and find ways to get open you'll be an incredible spot-up shooter. In the right hands, you'll be a nightmare to defend in NBA 2K22, and can easily take over as the top scorer in any setting.
Here's how to get started with the Sharpshooting Facilitator build:
- Position: Shooting Guard / Point Guard
- Skill Breakdown Pie Chart: Shooting Primary Chart (70% Green)
- Main Attributes: MAX Shooting except for Post Fade, MAX Finishing, MAX Defense
- Height: 6'2"
- Weight: 170LBS - Keep the weight low for more speed
- Wingspan: MAX Wingspan
- Takeover: Spot-Up Shooter
- Badges: Shooting: Hot Zone Hunter, Catch & Shoot, Deadeye, Corner Specialist
Looking to lock down players on the perimeter? Here's how you can build a Perimeter Lockdown MyPLAYER.
Glass Cleaning Finisher
Perhaps you aren't looking to be a current gen sharp-shooter and want to focus your attention inside. The Power Forward builds on current gen are fantastic and one of the best positions to play.
With this build you get all the perks of being a big man, but with the ability to move like a guard. You'll have a frame that allows for mobility, but with the strength to rebound and finish down low
Let's get you started on building a Glass Cleaning Finisher MyPLAYER:
- Position: Power Forward
- Skill Breakdown Pie Chart: Finishing / Defense Dominant (Blue / Red)
- Main Attributes: MAX Defense, MAX Finishing
- Height: 6'7" to 6' 9"
- Weight: 190LBS to 200LBS - Keep this around here for speed
- Wingspan: MAX Wingspan
- Takeover: Glass Cleaner
- Badges: Rim Protector, Post Lockdown, Intimidator (must pick)
If you like this Power Forward build, check out our best Power Forward builds in NBA 2K22.
Playmaking Shot Creator
This build is one of the most popular builds for current gen guards in NBA 2K22 and works incredibly well as a Point Guard.
With this build you'll be using perhaps the strongest build in NBA 2K22, making your PG nearly unstoppable on current gen and give yourself the most chance to take over any game you're in.
Here's how you can get started building the Playmaking Shot Creator:
- Position: Point Guard
- Skill Breakdown Pie Chart: Shooting / Playmaking Dominant (Green / Orange)
- Main Attributes: MAX Shooting, MAX Finishing, MAX Playmaking, remainder to Defense
- Height: 6'1" to 6'2"
- Weight: 165LBS to 170LBS
- Wingspan: 81"
- Takeover: Shot Creator, Spot Up Shooter
- Badges: Hot Zone Hunter, Deadeye, Lucky #7
Looking for more Guard builds? Head here to read our favorite Guard builds in NBA 2K22.
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