NBA 2K22 Top 5 Rookie Ratings Revealed

Which of them do you think will stand out this season?

by Franklin Bellone Borges
NBA 2K22

2K revealed, on the official Twitter profile of the NBA 2K series, the top 5 rookies on NBA 2K22. 

As expected, according to the game’s developers, the number 1 overall pick, Cade Cunningham, will be the game’s highest-rated rookie, with an 80 overall, followed by the second overall pick, Jalen Green, which a 79 overall, and the number 3 in the draft, Evan Mobley, with a 78 overall rating. The fifth and fourth picks Jalen Suggs and Scottie Barnes, will close the list with overalls of 77 and 76, respectively.

You can check out the official post in which the players’ ratings were revealed below, courtesy of NBA 2K’s official Twitter profile:

The rookie ratings were announced a few days after 2K officially revealed 10 highest-rated NBA players and 5 highest ranked WNBA players to be present in the game, featuring big names, such as  Stephen Curry and Breanna Stewart.

You can check out the NBA 2K22’s official description below, courtesy of the game’s product page on Steam:

”NBA 2K22 puts the entire basketball universe in your hands. PLAY NOW in real NBA and WNBA environments against authentic teams and players. Build your own dream team in MyTEAM with today’s stars and yesterday’s legends. Live out your own pro journey in MyCAREER and experience your personal rise to the NBA. Flex your management skills as a powerful Executive in MyGM and MyLEAGUE. Anyone, anywhere can hoop in NBA 2K22.”

NBA 2k22 is set to be released on September 20, 2021, for the PlayStation 4, PlayStation 5, Xbox One, Xbox Series X/S, and PCs.

- This article was updated on August 23rd, 2021

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Franklin is a writer and journalist. A video game fanatic with more than 3 years of experience, his work can also be seen on sites such as The Click, Games Atlas, and Try Hard Guides. When not writing, he is most likely making his wallet cry while playing Gacha Games or ending the reign of the Crystals in Final Fantasy XVI.