Members of the Mavericks will appear on the cover of the popular video game series NBA 2K for the first time.
Luka Doncic will be the main cover player for the NBA 2K22 game. The Slovenian superstar averaged 27.7 points, 8 rebounds and 8.6 assists in his third season in Dallas. The 21-year-old was selected to the All-Star for the second time and was selected to the All-NBA First Team in his excellent season.
According to the official NBA 2K account, take a look at Doncic’s cover.
Like Doncic, Candace Parker will also appear on the cover of NBA 2K for the first time. In fact, the former Sparks turned into a star in the sky will become the first female athlete to have her own NBA 2K game cover.
“It means a lot to me,” Parker said when she nodded her head on her cover, every ESPN“I am a basketball fan. I eat, sleep and breathe basketball. I am a basketball historian. I am a basketball fan. I comment on basketball. I play video games. This is really a perfect storm because there are so many Others deserve it, I know that.”
In her 14 WNBA seasons, Parker averaged 16.7 points, 8.6 rebounds and 3.9 assists per game. She has been selected to the All-Star five times, the WNBA first team six times, and the MVP twice.
In addition to two personal covers, a 75th anniversary cover commemorating NBA legends will be produced. It will feature another Mavericks star as the protagonist, because Dirk Nowitzki will be one of the three headlines next to Kevin Durant and Karim Abdul-Jabbar.
Nowitzki said: “Of course, it is a great honor for me, with Kevin Durant and Karim, they are one of the best players ever.” Dallas Morning News“You have Luca on the real cover, so there are two Mavericks on the cover at the same time, which is very special.”
Nowitzki played 20 NBA seasons with the Mavericks, averaging 20.7 points and 7.5 rebounds per game in his career. He has been selected to the All-Star 14 times, selected to the NBA All-NBA team 12 times, and won the MVP award in the 2006-07 season. He was also the NBA Finals MVP when the Mavericks won the championship in 2011.
Durant has been selected to the All-Star 11 times and has been selected to 9 NBA All-NBA teams. He won four scoring titles and two NBA championships, and is now widely regarded as the top two players in the world. This marked his third time on the cover of NBA 2K.
Abdul-Jabbar’s career is probably the most impressive of the three on the cover of the legend. He was inducted into the NBA Hall of Fame in 1995. He was selected to the All-Star 19 times, MVP 6 times, and 6 NBA championships. In his career, he averaged 24.6 points, 11.2 rebounds and 2.6 blocks per game. He has led the league four times.
Durant will appear on the 2K cover for the third time, and Nowitzki, like Abdul-Jabbar and Doncic, will appear on the 2K cover for the first time.