Kyrie Irving Lands Cover of “NBA 2K18”

By Staff  |  06/03/2017

Kyrie Irving NBA 2K18

2K announced this week that Cleveland Cavaliers star, Kyrie Irving, is covering NBA 2K18.

The selection is Irving's his first appearance on the cover of the NBA 2K franchise, and comes at a pinnacle point in his career following a repeat appearance at the NBA Finals, while also garnering the nickname, "Ankletaker."

His NBA resume includes Rookie of the Year honors in 2012, NBA All-Star Game MVP in 2014, and the 2016 NBA championship.

"It is well known that I’m an avid player of this series and I am honored to be the cover athlete of NBA 2K18," said Irving. "It’s surreal to be featured on the cover and I can’t wait to dominate on the virtual court with all of my fans this fall."

Fans who pre-order NBA 2K18 receive Early Tip-Off Access, ensuring they receive their copy and in-game bonuses four days early, beginning on Sept. 15.

NBA 2K18 hits stores on Sept. 19. Pre-order your copy now at Amazon.

Also, as previously announced, Shaq covers NBA 2K18 "Legend Edition".