The choice to go back to 2k22 mt traditional allows more clarity and precision, but still using dribble movements. Too many times in NBA 2K21, I accidentally switched on the "Pro Stick" and only to see it shoot an unbalanced ball. It's also worth noting that alley-oops are now timed button presses in order to complete.
Throwing up the lob can be straightforward enough, however the final player has to press the 'shoot' button at least once in the green zone of the timing metre in order to hit the ball. Although I'm not sure if this is necessary, I'm able to appreciate.
The greatest improvement in NBA 2K22's defensive play is the revamped shot-blocking system. I've have always felt that blocking in previous NBA 2K titles felt lifeless and was ultimately a matter of chance. Because of the new animations and a more natural sense of motion and physicality blocks are now more precise and powerful, bringing mt for sale 2k22 much needed toughness to the game's amazing centres, which I'm of the opinion that they have never been considered a threat previously.