How To Do Fantasy Drafts In NBA 2K23

Fantasy drafts allow you to loan your players and take others in NBA 2K23. Here is how it works and how you can do it.

Turn the tables in NBA 2K23 by sending top players to different teams around the league and bringing in your favourite players. You can do this by creating and managing your own fantasy teams. There is no other way to have all your legends and favorite professional players in a single team, dominating every opponent who dares to step on the court.

In Custom League, you can add the best players for each position, such as Point Guard, Shooting Guard, Small Forward, Power Forward, and Center. Your choices of players can make or break the team. To have the best and most successful NBA 2K23 fantasy draft experience, you must learn to keep the ball rolling. This guide will tell you how to create a custom league and set up a fantasy draft in NBA 2K23 MyLeague.

How to Create a Custom League for Fantasy Drafts

You can start your fantasy drafts by creating a new MyLeague from the main menu. Then, head into Custom League and select Start in Regular Season.

Your next step will be selecting all of the professional teams you want to have in your custom MyLeague.

How to Set up Your Fantasy Drafts in NBA 2K23

Enable fantasy draft from the Setup Options to access a bunch of new, exclusive features. These mostly help you turn the drafting odds in your favor.

  • Draft Order allows you to ensure that your team gets the first and early picks.
  • Draft Type allows you to ensure that only you get an opportunity to pick good players by fixing every team in the same spot in every round.
  • Player Pool allows you to adjust the players for drafting rounds.
  • Allow Duplicates allows you to have duplicates of players in multiple teams.

Once done, confirm a name for your MyLeague. Congratulations! You can now select a player to start the first drafting round in NBA 2K23.

Fantasy Drafting Tips

  • Trying to get the best will bankrupt you – Focus on building a balanced fantasy team.
  • Expensive is not always better – You can also find good players for cheaper.
  • Go big in the first three rounds – Your first three picks should always be the best possible players around.
  • Save your money in the last rounds – The 10-14 drafting rounds are for players who are mostly going to be warming the bench.
  • Search player ratings – Before choosing a player, make sure to go through NBA 2k23’s player ratings.
  • Maintain a balance between offense and defense – This increases your chance of winning games.
  • Consider the player’s chemistry – go for the ones who have had a history of playing together.
  • Make use of three-point shooting – Get some long-range shooters in your draft.
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