Starting to build any player in NBA 2K22 can be a lot of trial and error, but once you learn where each archetype excels you can start building on those strengths with skills and badges to build. a truly dominant player for your MyPlayer or MyCareer. Here are three basic versions that will allow you to create one of the best Shooting Guards in the league.
Upside down playmaker
The Inside Out Playmaker is a fast, sneaky offensive weapon that will threaten any defense from anywhere in the offensive zone. While this build generates decent offensive handling indoors, it can be dominant if you focus a lot of skills and badges on improving your basic sniper ability. You’ll thrive on three-point mid jumpers, simultaneously racking up assists using the skills of the Playmaking Core Ability to distribute precise passes to the rest of your team. Related: Best Versions of Small Forward in NBA 2K22
One option if you want to be effective on both sides of the ball. While the marksman title might make you take on more jumpers, this versatile build can be more of a problem if you focus on developing skills that aid your basic defense and cutting abilities. You’ll be a mainstay of defense, generating thefts and blocks while becoming a formidable presence at the rim. On offense, practice some dribbling moves, as you’ll thrive on sneaky ball handling to create space while driving to the rim for the finish or a trip to the foul line.
With the two basic abilities in the Sharpshooter category, this build has the ability to become one of the best in the league on offense. If you play on those strengths and channel most of your badges and skills into shooting, you’ll be three-point lethal and nearly unstoppable at mid-range. You will live and die by your jump shot, but a top level SM shooting guard is a legitimate contender for the scoring title every season. For more build suggestions in NBA 2K22, look at the Best Power Forward Builds in NBA 2K22, and stay tuned to Guides for all upcoming news, guides, and updates.