The latest installment of the NBA 2K franchise, NBA 2K22, is now available, and with it, the annual tradition of checking updated player ratings has begun once again.
LeBron James and Marc Gasol, both of the Los Angeles Lakers, were among the players whose ratings were revealed before the official release date was announced.
James' rating is tied for first place in the league with those of Kevin Durant of the Brooklyn Nets, Stephen Curry of the Golden State Warriors, mt nba 2k22, and Giannis Antetokounmpo of the Milwaukee Bucks. Durant, Curry, and Antetokounmpo are all in the top four in the league.
Gasol, along with Ricky Rubio of the Cleveland Cavaliers and Juancho Hernangomez of the Boston Celtics, is one of the highest-rated players from Spain, according to a recent poll.
So, how did the rest of the team fare on the day? Despite his age, the 36-year-old veteran is currently ranked first in the game. In 2K21, mt nba 2k22 he received a 98 overall rating. Anthony Davis is ranked 93rd in the world. Davis entered 2K21 with a ranking of 96 overall, but injuries forced him to miss half of the 2021-22 season.
The newest star in Los Angeles has an overall rating of 86. In 2K21, he was the 88th overall pick of the Washington Wizards. Carmelo Anthony begins with a player rating of 78 overall, which is the highest rating among players who are not members of the star trio.
Kendrick Nunn, the Los Angeles Lakers' most significant free-agent acquisition (excluding the re-signing of Tal Horton-Tucker), nba2k22 mt is rated 78th overall in the NFL. He was a 76 in NBA 2K21 while playing for the Miami Heat.
Malik Monk, L. A.'s newest signing and the team's youngest player, begins the season at number 76 overall. Last season, he played for the Charlotte Hornets and was a 75.