TOP BEST PLAYERS IN NBA 2K18
The Herald of NBA 2k18 has increased the excitement level among the gamers. The inquisitiveness to know the top-players rating is high among the virtual gamers along with release date of the game. The NBA fans heart throb has taken a leap with the upcoming positions to be revealed about NBA 2k18 top rated players.
Below is the list of top position players who have displayed overall performance in NBA2K18.
- Chris Bosh
Chris Bosch from Miami Heat of National Basketball Association is a professional basketball player. He made his presence noticed when he entered NBA in 2003 and was positioned fourth by the Toronto Raptors. He was recognized as the young star of the league. In the year 2006-2007, he escorted the club to their first NBA playoffs after 5 years. He also helped the team to bagged first division title ever. He became Raptors rising star leader in blocks, doubles, free throws, and rebounds. In 2010, he said adieu to Raptors and joined Miami Heat club. He became the star of the club by winning NBA title against Oklahoma City Thunder in the year 2012. Also in the series, the next year title was again crowned under the same club following the Chris Bosh leadership.
He is one of the popular NBA stars and has been voted NBA All-Star game in the year 2016. He was rated 86 in NBA 2K17 and for NBA 2K18 he is expected to be rated 87.
- Dwyane Wade
Dwyane Wade has made his club proud by winning the NBA championship thrice. He has been entitled as Sportsman of the year. Wade has been rated as a 9th top player in NBA 2K18. Wade is the star of Chicago Bulls of NBA club. He is an American basketball player and owns a professional skill. Wade has become popular as he was the exclusive player whose NBA jersey was top-selling approximately for 2years.
His career started at Marquette and later declared at the fifth position by Miami Heat in 2003 NBA. He won the NBA crown for the club Miami Heat in his third season. He was also named as All-Star team and The All-Rookie team in his twelfth season by the club. Under his leadership the Miami Heat club won the first NBA championship in 2006 and Wade was named as NBA finals MVP. The winning list doesn’t exhaust here he also bagged 2008 summer Olympics gold medal. Wade along with his camaraderie Chris Bosh and LeBron James won the four consecutive NBA finals. He joined Chicago Bulls during last season on a 2 years basis contract and scored 22 points in the first game and won against Boston Celtics. In NBA 2K17 he was positioned at 87 and expected to be rated 88 for NBA 2K18.
- Andre Drummond
A player for the Detroit Pistons, he started as a freshman from the University of Connecticut. He was known for his dominance in basketball in high school and he claimed the top position in 2011 as per the rankings by ESPN.com and was also ranked number two by the Rivals.com in the same year.
Drummond found a spot as the 9th overall in 2012 draft for the Detroit team. He was also named to the All-Rookie second team at NBA. He made a record on NBA rising stars in 2014, by scoring 25 rebounds and 30 points which also earned him the MVP of the event. He was also the second to Ben Wallace to have made triple consecutive doubles in the season beginning last time. His contract with Detroit pistons has been renewed for another 5 years and he was part of the FIBA Basketball world championship team and earned the gold in 2017.
He was also named the All-Star in the previous season and has made significant improvement now too. We are expecting his points to reach 88 from the 87 in last edition.
- Lamarcus Aldridge
This San Antonio Spurs player, from NBA is 31 years old and started off as Rivals.com’s five star recruit in high school. He got listed as the top 16 at the national level and at number four in centers in 2004.
His first NBA draft was into Chicago Bulls which started his professional career in 2006 and in the same season he managed to get the second voting for Western Conference Rookie. He was also part of the All Rookie first team for the year 2007. With nearly nine seasons spent with Portland Trail Blazers and he also signed up a contract for 4 years for $80 million.
He has received many awards over the years including all NBA second team, NBA All Star, Western Conference player (month and week), NBA all rookie first team. He had a rating of 88 in the previous edition and we expect it to be 89 for the upcoming season.
- Kyrie Irving
This Australian born plays for Cleveland Cavaliers after playing for the Duke University in the early years. Picked in the draft in 2011, he became the Rising stars in 2012 and also the Rookie of the year. It was the season during 2013-14 when he made a career record of 44 points and also triple double. In 2014, he made it to the Eastern Conference All star game with fan votes. With a career high of 14 assists, and a score of 29 points which helped the team to win the match with New York Knicks, he did have a wonderful season now.
He was also part of the national team that won the gold in Olympics 2016 and the world cup in 2014 FIBA basketball. He was only the fourth person to have won both the gold medal and the NBA championship in the same year. That is not all, he has managed to get many more awards include the Best Team ESPY award, All Star game MVP, USA Basketball Male Athlete of the year and much more. We are expecting his ranking to go from his previous 89 to a 90 in the upcoming version.
- Draymond Green
Playing the power forward, he is from the Golden State Warriors team and made his first championship in 2015. He also made the All Star honors in the last two seasons. He was part of the Michigan team when they made to Final four twice and in the Big Ten in 2012 championships. When he finished his state level career he had more than 1000 rebounds and 1000 points to his credit. While he started off with a NBA draft in 2012 with Golden State warriors, his first triple double came in 2015 when he also made 16 points. He was also the number 1 seed helping his club to enter the playoff season.
Draymond was also the runner up for Defensive player and most improved player awards. He had a rating of 90 points in the last year edition and is expected to go up to 91 points in NBA 2K18.
- Chris Paul
Playing as a point guard for Los Angeles Clippers, Chris Paul has helped the club with 4 assists and 6 steals. With two Olympic golds and the NBA Rookie of the year award, he is the 4th top player in the upcoming NBA 2K18. He has also made to NBA All Star and All NBA teams 8 times in his career.
He caught the attention of the nation when he made 61 points in his West Forsyth High School. Charlotte Observer named him as North Carolina’s Mr. Basketball and All-American by McDonald’s. His professional career began in 2005 and was immediately selected as 4th overall in NBA Draft by New Orleans Hornets. With 106 steals in consecutive games, he made a record in the season following his appearance in the All Stars game in 2007-08.
He was sent to the Lakers team from Los Angeles owing to a three team trade agreement in 2011. In the year 2014-15 he played all the games in the season and led the club to a win with a 10 game without any major players in the team. One of the highest paid, this 31 year old is all set to move from 91 points in NBA 2K17 to 92 points this edition.
- Russell Westbrook
Playing for the Oklahoma City Thunder, he is considered among the greatest of the players. He has won the NBA All star six times and the All Star game MVP twice. Having started his basketball player in high school, he moved to UCLA under the sport scholarship where he made to the All Pac 10 third team. It was in 2008 when he was drafted in NBA as 4th overall in the Oklahoma City thunder. He led his team to the top position in the 2012-13 games and to the playoffs in the Western Conference.
He was the only player to have made consecutive triple double in playoff this season after Wilt Chamberlain. He is therefore expected to score a rating of 94 points from his previous 93 in NBA 2K17.
- Kevin Durant
There is no surprise in seeing this name here yet again for he is been a constant presence in the top ten. With two gold medals in Olympics, four titles in NBA and of course the award for NBA Rookie and NBA MVP for the year, he continues to be among the top paid players in the country.
Starting his basketball with the University of Texas, he was the first of the freshman to feature in Naismith College player of the year. He became a part of the Oklahoma city Thunder as the 2nd overall and led the team to finals in the 2012 games. Later in 2016, he moved to the warriors team and he has helped the team to win their first game in the latest season with 32 points and 10 rebounds.
With many endorsement deals from Foot Locker and Nike, he is most favored among the players. And we expect his rating to be at 94 points for the upcoming edition.
- Lebron James
Another player who has continuously stayed on top of the ten players in NBA consecutively and is expected to dominate this year as well. With 4 NBA MVP awards, 3 NBA Finals MVP, 3 NBA championships, NBA scoring title, Rookie of the year, etc. he is the reigning champion in NBA from Cleveland Cavaliers.
He has been playing since high school and was drafted in 2003 into the Cleveland Cavaliers immediately on graduation. He then joined the Miami Heat in 2010 and was part of the team as it reached the finals for four consecutive years. He was also instrumental in them winning the championships in 2012 and 2013. The club also won 27 games consecutively, a record on its own, thanks to Lebron James. It was in 2014, when he joined the Cavaliers again. The deal paid off with the club winning the championship in the year 2016, after a siesta of 52 years. As part of the national team, he has also won the Olympic gold twice.
He is quite a popular athlete with FIBA Americas Championship and a bronze medal from Olympics to add to his credentials. He has been part of many commercials, books and documentaries and is expected to score a rating of 96 which will continue to keep him as the number player in the NBA books.