2K Sports already announced that Shaq will be the cover athlete on the legends edition of the game.
Kyrie will cover the game’s standard edition which is set to release on Sept 19th. Kyrie has to be one of the most anticipated players to grace a 2K cover. From his flashy moves being emulated by young kids on playgrounds across the globe to his legendary Uncle Drew commercials. Irving is a 2016 NBA Champion, NBA All-Star Game MVP in 2014, and Rookie of the Year in 2012.
Kyrie said this about being the cover athlete of NBA 2K18 “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.”
NBA 2K18 is available for pre order right now via Amazon, pre order today and receive 5,000 Virtual Currency, 10 MyTEAM packs (delivered one a week), and Kyrie Irving MyPLAYER apparel. Also, get early access to the game 4 days before it’s original release date.