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Damian Lillard Receives NBA 2K19 Ratings Boost

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The popular sports video game franchise has taken note of Lillard’s stellar play.

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Damian Lillard is just seven games into his 2018-19 campaign, but his MVP-caliber play has already caught the attention of the sports gaming world. NBA 2K19 has released its latest set of rating adjustments, announcing a boost in Lillard’s rating from 90 to 92. Portland’s All-Star point guard has been on fire to start the season, averaging 29.6 PPG and 6 APG.

Another notable move was the rating of Kyrie Irving, who dropped from a 93 to a 91. Irving’s year has been a disappointment thus far, averaging a mere 16.4 PPG.

With all other rating alterations taken into account, here are the top five point guards in the NBA right now according to 2K:

  1. Stephen Curry, 96 overall
  2. Russell Westbrook, 93 overall
  3. Damian Lillard, 92 overall
  4. Kyrie Irving, 91 overall
  5. Chris Paul, 90 overall

Would you change anything about this top five? Let us know in the comments.