The badges are an essential component of every MyPlayer build in NBA 2K22. These are the difference between a mediocre build that 2k22 mt fails when playing offline or online and a quality built that is able to complete the job. That's why you shouldn't neglect this portion of the build, especially when looking for badges that allow you to play defensively or rebound. If you need some advice regarding the badges that your building is equipped with take a look at our picks.
Centers and power forwards may need to add this badge onto their plans. The Ball Stripper badge allows the holder to increase the chance of forcing a turn when trying for a strip layup or lay down near a basket. This is a great instrument when weaker players want to take on the paint and be very helpful when forcing turnovers.
Point guards, but most important, shooting guards, small, and power forwards must wear at least the Clamps badge. Clamps was, in my opinion, the best badge featured in NBA 2K21 and is back for 2K22. Clamps increase the holders' abilities to stay just in front of the ball handler at the outside.
Clamps are a great option for players who want access to faster cut moves and are more successful when pushing their ball's handler. This badge is pivotal should you have a possibility of stopping sharp-shooting forwards and guards with the tendency to miss mid-range shots. This badge will let you remain in front and therefore, provide you with a better chance of getting hands up in front, and thus preventing a clean shot.
Many players can benefit from this badge. However, big men, especially, can use the Intimidator badge. Offensive players who are paired with those with the badge are likely to have a lower success percentage when trying to take a contested shot. Contested shots are crucial to keeping baskets out, but an extra boost can certainly be useful. Try to include this badge on your design if you can.
Post Lockdown is another badge big men will require in NBA 2K22. This badge increases defenders' ability to block post moves and backdowns. Power forwards and centers are likely to require help when playing defense, so this badge should be one that you have on your list. It can be useful should you be matched with someone the group of players who are averse to post moves.
This is the most important badge you can have if you're tall. Rebound chaser boosts the ability of the holder to track down rebounds from further distances. For most of the time, will give the person the cheap mt nba 2k22 advantage of rebounding in a large way over those who don't.