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Pick Pocket Badge

Improves a player’s ability to steal the ball from a ball handler. Increases the chances of a steal and reduces the chances of a foul when attempting to strip the ball from a ball handler. Also improves the chances of successful layup strips.

BADGE TIPS

For Best Results:

  • Combine this Badge with:
    • Tireless Defender Badge
    • Clamps Badge
    • Lightning Reflexes Badge
    • Trapper Badge
  • Builds this Badge is Best Suited for:
    • 2 Way Perimeter Defenders
  • Attributes to Increase:
    • Steal
    • Perimeter Defense
    • Lateral Quickness
  • Gameplay & Playstyle Tips:
    • Activate this badge by attempting on-ball steals
    • This badge increases the success rate of poking the ball loose and getting on-ball steals.
    • Time your steal attempt when the ball is exposed, but be careful of reach-in fouls
    • Target weak ball handlers
  • 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: Pick Pocket

Description: Improves a player’s ability to steal the ball from a ball handler. Increases the chances of a steal and reduces the chances of a foul when attempting to strip the ball from a ball handler. Also improves the chances of successful layup strips.

Controls: Steal: X / Square

Skill(s): Defense > Steals

Type: Defense / Rebounding Badge

Notable NBA Players w/This Badge on HOF: Kawhi Leonard, Gary Payton, John Stockton, + more.

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