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Steady Shooter Badge

Reduces the penalties for contested shots and bonuses for open shots. Shot attempts that are contested receive less of a penalty, however shot attempts that are open do not receive as much of a bonus.

BADGE TIPS

For Best Results:

  • Combine this Badge with:
    • Flexible Release Badge
    • Catch & Shoot Badge
    • Range Extender Badge
  • Builds this Badge is Best Suited for:
    • Shooters
    • Stretch Bigs
  • Attributes to Increase:
    • Mid-Range Shot
    • Three-Point Shot
  • Gameplay & Playstyle Tips:
    • Activate this badge by taking jump shots
    • Reduces the penalties for contested shots and bonuses for open shots
    • To increase success rate of jump shots:
      • Learn and practice your jumpshot timing (if it’s not working for you, try a new one)
      • Take open shots
      • Space the floor / spread out to create open looks
      • Know and shoot from hot spots on the court
      • Use on-ball and off-ball screens to get open
      • Read the passer and move without the ball, bluffing changes in direction, etc. if necessary to get open.
      • If the defender is overplaying you, utilize back cuts and pump fakes
  • 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: Steady Shooter

Description: Reduces the penalties for contested shots and bonuses for open shots. Shot attempts that are contested receive less of a penalty, however shot attempts that are open do not receive as much of a bonus.

Controls: Jump Shot: Press and hold X / Square or move and hold Right Stick then release

Skill(s): Offense > Shooting

Type: Shooting Badge

Notable NBA Players w/This Badge on HOF: Larry Bird, Ray Allen, Jerry West, + more.

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