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Cross-Key Scorer Badge

Boosts the shot percentage for layups when moving across the paint. Boosts the ability to make running hooks, layups, or close range pull-ups while driving across the paint.

BADGE TIPS

For Best Results:

  • Combine this Badge with:
    • Tear Dropper Badge
    • Difficult Shots Badge
    • Deep Hooks Badge
  • Builds this Badge is Best Suited for:
    • Paint Beast
    • Post Playmaker
    • Post Scorers
    • Slashers (who are shorter ‘under the rim’ type Slashers / aren’t as adept at dunking)
  • Attributes to Increase:
    • Close Shots
  • Gameplay & Playstyle Tips:
    • Activate this badge by taking close range dribble pullups, tear droppers, running hooks, etc. while moving sideways in close range.
    • Increases the success rate of close shots a.k.a. the “in-between game”, the area on the court that isn’t finishing at the rim and isn’t entirely mid-range.
    • Good badge for finishing vs rim protectors, to bring them out from under the rim
  • Notes:
    • Simulated games do not count towards earning badges
    • Badges have 4 Tiers: Bronze, Silver, Gold, and Hall of Fame
    • Badge availability depends on the archetype
    • HOF badges are only available if it’s a primary skill of the archetype

BADGE INFO

Name: Cross Key Scorer

Description: Boosts the shot percentage for layups when moving across the paint. Boosts the ability to make running hooks, layups, or close range pull-ups while driving across the paint.

Controls: Runner / Floater: Move and hold Right Stick down (while driving in close range). Running Hook: Move and hold Right Stick up (while driving in close range).

Skill(s): Offense > Layups, Floaters

Type: Finishing Badge

Notable NBA Players w/This Badge on HOF: Kareem Abdul-Jabbar, Hakeem Olajuwon

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