NBA 2K20 Offensive Controls Guide – Passing, Dribbling, Shooting, Post-Offense

NBA 2K20 features a vast set of offensive controls include both, combos and individual key-hits to achieve shoots, dribbles, passes, and post-offensive actions. Here’s a list of all of such controls with their specified key combos.

NBA 2K20 Offensive Controls

Let us go ahead and take a look at some of the best moves that you can perform while in the opponent’s half of the court.

We will be looking at shooting controls, post-shooting controls, and the dribbling controls so that you have a good idea of what to do no matter the situation.

Shooting Controls

Bank Shot Move and hold the right analog stick up, and then release.
Dominant Dunk Hold right trigger, and hold the right analog stick left or right while driving to determine the dunking hand.
Flashy Dunk Hold right trigger, and hold the right analog stick down while driving.
Free Throw Move and hold the right analog stick then release, or hold Square then release.
Hop Gather Tap Square while dribbling with the left analog stick moving in either direction.
Jump Shot Move and hold the right analog stick then release, or hold Square then release.
Normal Layup Move and hold the right analog stick up while driving.
Pump Fake Tap Square, or quickly move and then release the right analog stick.
Reverse Layup Move and hold the right analog stick to the right while driving along the right baseline.
Runner/Floater Move and hold the right analog stick down while driving at close range.
Spin Shot Hold right trigger and double tap Square.
Two-Hand Dunk Hold right trigger, and hold the right analog stick up while driving.

Dribbling Controls

Behind the Back Move the right analog stick down, then quickly release.
Between Legs Cross Hold right trigger, and move the right analog stick to the left, then quickly release.
Crossover Move the right analog stick to the left, then quickly release when dribbling with the right hand.
Hard Stop Tap the left trigger while driving forwards.
Hold off Defenders Hold left trigger to hold off a defender.
In and Out Press right trigger, and move the right analog stick up and then quickly release.
Signature Size-Up Combo Move the right analog stick and then quickly release while standing still.
Spin Rotate the right analog stick clockwise, and then quickly release.
Sprint Hold right trigger and move the left analog stick in any direction
Stepback Hold right trigger, and move the right analog stick down and then quickly release.
Stepover Push the right analog stick to the right or left, and then quickly release.
Triple Threat Pump Fake Move the right analog stick down, and then quickly release.

Passing Controls

Alley-Oop Pass Double tap Triangle to pass and use the left analog stick to select a receiver.
Alley-Oop to Self Double tap Triangle and move the left analog stick towards the hoop.
Bounce Pass Press O to pass and use the left analog stick to select the receiver.
Fake Pass Press Triangle and O while standing still or driving.
Flashy Pass Double tap O to pass and use the left analog stick to select a receiver.
Give and Go Press and hold X until the receiver catches the ball. While keeping X held, use the left analog stick to move the initial passer, and release X to get the ball back.
Icon Pass Press the right bumper, then press the corresponding icon of the receiver.
Jump Pass Press Square and X while standing still or driving.
Lead to Basket Pass Press and hold Triangle to make the selected receiver cut to the basket, then release Triangle to pass.
Normal Pass Press X and use the left analog stick to select the receiver.
Overhead Pass Press Triangle to pass and use the left analog stick to select the receiver.
Skip Pass Hold X to target a receiver further away.
Touch Pass Press X before the initial receiver gets the ball, and use the left analog stick to select the second receiver.

Post Offense Controls

Drive to Key Hold left trigger to post up. Hold right trigger and push the left analog stick towards the key, then quickly release the left trigger.
Enter and Leave Post Hold left trigger to post up, release left trigger to leave the post.
Post Fade Hold left trigger to post up, then move and hold the right analog stick left or right, away from the hoop.
Post Hook Hold left trigger to post up, then move and hold the right analog stick up left or up right.
Post Hop Hold left trigger to post up, then move and hold the left analog stick left, right, or down, and tap Square.
Post Pivot Press and hold left trigger to post up. Move the left analog stick in any direction and then quickly release.
Spin or Drive Hold left trigger to post up, then rotate the right analog stick to either shoulder.
Straight Stepback Hold left trigger to post up, then hold right trigger and move the right analog stick down and then quickly release.

These are all the offensive controls you can use in NBA 2K20. If we missed anything, be sure to let us know!