Improves the chances of completing a successful alley-oop pass. When throwing an alley-oop pass, an attribute boost is given to both the passer and receiver to improve the chances of success.
Lob City Passer Badge
For Best Results:
- Combine this Badge with:
- Dimer Badge
- Needle Threader Badge
- Builds this Badge is Best Suited for:
- Attributes to Increase:
- Pass Accuracy
- Gameplay & Playstyle Tips:
- Activate this badge by attempting alley-oops passes (Double tap Y / Triangle, Left Stick selects receiver).
- Take advantage of fast break opportunities
- Make sure the alley-oop finisher has a clear path to the hoop and a good angle before throwing the alley-oop.
- Utilize the pick and roll
- Increase lob success rate by running with player(s) who have Lob City Finisher Badge
- To increase assists and be an effective passer:
- Icon-pass (Press RB / R1 then press action button of desired receiver)
- Pass to the open man who’s in position to score
- Move the ball to increase team chemistry
- Use appropriate pass for each situation (Lob pass or bounce pass to feed the post, crisp passes around the perimeter, etc).
- Avoid passes in heavy traffic
- Target weak / low awareness defenders and be aware of defenders who are overplaying the passing lanes.
- Utilize pass fakes
- Try to be unpredictable to the defense
- Join an NBA team with great offensive finishers and scorers so your teammates are more likely to convert the assist.
- 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
Name: Lob City Passer
Description: Improves the chances of completing a successful alley-oop pass. When throwing an alley-oop pass, an attribute boost is given to both the passer and receiver to improve the chances of success.
Controls: Alley-Oop = Double Tap Y / Triangle
Skill(s): Offense > Passing
Type: Playmaking Badge
Notable NBA Players w/This Badge on HOF: Magic Johnson, Steve Nash, John Stockton