NBA 2K24 Player Ratings Update Playoffs Edition (May 2024)


NBA 2K24 Player Ratings Update Playoffs Edition (May 2024)

The virtual courts of NBA 2K24 are reflecting the real-life heroics seen on basketball’s biggest stage, particularly from standout players like Anthony Edwards, Jalen Brunson, and Kyrie Irving. With the first round of the NBA Playoffs complete, the latest NBA 2K24 player ratings update has highlighted these athletes for their outstanding postseason performances.

Anthony Edwards Ascends

Timberwolves’ star, Anthony Edwards, has garnered the most significant boost in his player ratings, soaring from a 91 to a 95 overall. In his third postseason campaign, Edwards has been a driving force for his team, averaging over 32.3 points, 6.8 rebounds, and 5.8 assists per game1. His shooting accuracy has been remarkable, hitting 54.7% from the field and 41.9% from beyond the arc. Edwards’ scoring prowess was on full display as he posted multiple 30 to 40-point games, leading the Timberwolves to a perfect postseason record so far.

Jalen Brunson’s Playoff Surge

In the Eastern Conference, Jalen Brunson of the New York Knicks has been nothing short of spectacular. He has averaged 36.6 points, 8.6 assists, and 4.7 rebounds per game while shooting 44.3% from the field1. Brunson’s stellar play has earned him a historical comparison, joining LeBron James and Michael Jordan as the third player in NBA history to score 35+ points and deliver 5+ assists in four consecutive playoff games within a single postseason. Brunson’s heroics have helped the Knicks secure a 1-0 lead in the Eastern Conference Semifinals against the Indiana Pacers1. Reflecting his exceptional performances, NBA 2K24 has upgraded Brunson’s overall rating by one point, elevating him to a 94.

Kyrie Irving’s Resilient Rise

Kyrie Irving, the veteran Dallas Mavericks guard, has also seen a notable increase in his NBA 2K24 rating1. At 32 years old, Irving is the oldest player among those who received significant rating upgrades this postseason. He has been pivotal in the Mavericks’ playoff journey, which included defeating the Los Angeles Clippers in six games. Despite the Mavericks trailing 1-0 against the Oklahoma City Thunder in the Western Conference Semifinals, Irving’s performance has been solid1. He has averaged 25.6 points, five rebounds, and 4.4 assists per game, with a shooting efficiency of 51.2% from the field and an impressive 47.2% from three-point range.

Other Notable Updates

Other notable updates include Pascal Siakam and Jalen Williams, both of whom have been upgraded to an 88 OVR. Derrick White has been upgraded to an 87 OVR, while Aaron Gordon and Myles Turner have both been upgraded to an 85 OVR.

New Player Ratings

- Anthony Edwards: 95 OVR (+4)

- Jalen Brunson: 94 OVR (+1)

- Kyrie Irving: 93 OVR (+2)

- Pascal Siakam: 88 OVR (+1)

- Jalen Williams: 88 OVR (+2)

- Derrick White: 87 OVR (+1)

- Aaron Gordon: 85 OVR (+1)

- Myles Turner: 85 OVR (+2)

The NBA 2K24 Player Ratings Update (Playoffs Version – May 2024) has truly reflected the performances of these standout players in the playoffs. It will be interesting to see how these ratings evolve as the playoffs progress.