NBA 2K19 How to Dunk

Learn how to do Flashy, 2-Handed, and other dunks.

by AOTF Staff

Dunking in NBA 2K19 is not as easy as it sounds.  After all, this isn’t NBA Jam we’re playing these days.  NBA 2K19 is more simulation oriented than ever before, so dunking isn’t as easy as just pressing a button.  However, dunking in NBA 2K19 can be pretty common place once you know what you need to do.

There are numerous types of dunks in NBA 2K19 and each of them require different inputs on the controller.  Your best chance to get a dunk in NBA 2K19 is to have a player with a high stats for the move.  Your second best chance to get a dunk in NBA 2K19 is to be driving towards the basket.

If you’ve got these two things, you can then use these controls to do different types of dunks in NBA 2K19.

2-Hand Dunk

Press RT (Xbox), R2 (PlayStation) + Hold Up on Right Stick while driving to hoop.

Flashy Dunk

Press RT (Xbox), R2 (PlayStation) + Hold Down on Right Stick

Dunk with Different Hands

Press RT (Xbox), R2 (PlayStation) + Hold Right Stick Left or Right to switch between dominant and off hands.

Alot of things come into play when trying to dunk in NBA 2K19.  You have player stamina to deal with, as well as whether a player has the given attributes to do a dunk and whether the player has a path to the basket as well.