August 17, 2019

NBA 2K19 All Game Controls For PS4

Below you will find all the game controls for NBA 2K19 for the PS4 console.

BASIC MOVES

PS4 ACTION
Left Stick Move Player
Right Stick Pro Stick: Dribble Moves / Shooting / Passing
L2 Post Up/Protect (hold) / Hard Stop (tap)
R2 Sprint
L1 Call Play (tap) / Pick Control (hold)
R1 Icon Pass
X Pass (tap) / Skip Pass (hold)
Circle Bounce Pass (tap) / Flashy Pass (double tap) / Handoff/Pitch Pass (hold)
Square Shoot (tap for Pump Fake/Hop)
Triangle Overhead Pass (tap) / Alley-oop (double tap) / Lead to Basket (hold)
Dpad Up Gameplay HUD
Dpad Right Points of Emphasis
Dpad Left Offensive Strategies
Dpad Down Substitutions
Click Touchpad Timout
Options Pause

SHOOTING

ACTION PS4
Jumpshot Press and hold Square or move and hold Right Stick (up for bank shot)
Hop Gather Tap Square while driving (Left Stick determines direction of hop)
Spin Gather R2 + Double Tap Square while standing or driving
Runner/Floater Move and hold Right Stickdown (while driving close)
Normal Layup Move and hold Right Stick up (while driving)
Reverse Layup Move and hold Right Stick right while driving along right baseline
Cradle/Eurostep Move and hold Right Stick left or right while driving or double tap Square while holding Left Stick left or right
2-Hand Dunk R2 + Move and hold Right Stick up (while driving)
Flashy Dunk R2 + Move and hold Right Stick down (while driving)
Dominant/Off-Hand Dunk R2 + Move and hold Right Stick left or right to dunk with that hand (while driving)
Pump Fake Start a jump shot, then quickly release Right Stick
Step Through Pump fake, then press and hold Right Stick again before pump fake ends
Putback Dunk/Layup Move and hold Right Stick in any direction during an offensive rebound

DRIBBLING

ACTION PS4
Signature Size-up Combo Move Right Stick up then quickly release while standing or moving
In and Out R2 + Move Right Stick up then quickly release
Hesitation (Quick) Move Right Stick right then quickly release when dribbling with right hand
Hesitation (Escape) R2 + Move Right Stick right then quickly release when dribbling with right hand
Crossover Move Right Stick left then quickly release when dribbling with right hand
Between Legs Cross R2 + Move Right Stick left then quickly release when dribbling with right hand
Behind Back Move Right Stick down then quickly release
Cross to Hesitation Escape Perform a Crossover, Between Legs Cross, or Behind Back move then quickly chain into a Hesitation before the ball switches hands
Signature Size-up Chains While standing, quickly perform the below moves in rapid succession to trigger special signature size-up double and triple moves (see below)
Hard Stop Press L2 then quickly release while driving
Stepback R2 + Move Right Stick down then quickly release
Spin Rotate Right Stick clockwise then quickly release when dribbling with right hand
Half Spin Rotate Right Stick in a quarter-circle from right to up then quickly release when dribbling with right hand
Triple Threat Jab Move Right Stick up, left or right then quickly release
Triple Threat Size-up R2 + Move Right Stick up then quickly release
Triple Threat Hesitation R2 + Move Right Stick left or right then quickly release
Triple Threat Stepback R2 + Move RIght Stick down then quickly release
Triple Threat Spinout Rotate Right Stick then quickly return to neutral

PASSING

ACTION PS4
Pass X (Left Stick selects recipient)
Bounce Pass Circle (Left Stick selects recipient)
Skip Pass Press and hold X to throw a skip pass to further away teammates
Overhead Pass Triangle (Left Stick selects recipient)
Alley Oop Double tap Triangle (Left Stick selects recipient, toward basketbal for oop-to-self)
Lead to Basket Pass Press and hold Triangle (Left Stick selects recipient) then release to pass
Flashy Pass Double tap Circle (Left Stick selects recipient)
Handoff/Dribble Pitch Press and hold Circle to bring the selected teammate to the ball, wait for him to get into handoff range or release Circle to force the pass early (Left Stick selects recipient)
Icon Pass R1 then press action button of desired receiver
Fake Pass Triangle + Circle (while standing or driving)
Rolling Inbound Circle during baseline inbounds
Give and Go Press and hold X to retain control of passer, release X to receive the ball back
PRO STICK Pass R1 + Right Stick

BASIC DEFENSE

ACTION PS4
General
Move Player Left Stick
Hands Up/Contest/Steal Right Stick
Intense-D L2
Sprint R2
Defensive Strategies (tap) / Double Team (hold) L1
Icon Swap R1
Player Swap (closest to ball) X
Take Charge/Chuck/Grab Circle
Steal Square
Block/Rebound Triangle
Gameplay HUD Dpad Up
Points of Emphasis Dpad Right
Defensive Sets Dpad Left
Substitutions Dpad Down
Intetional Foul Click Touchpad
Pause Options
On-Ball Defense
Intense-D Press and hold L2 when in front of dribbler
Crowd Dribbler Press and hold L2 when near the dribbler
Fast Shuffle Press and hold L2 + R2, move Left Stick in any direction
Hands Up Defense Move and hold Right Stick up
Hands Out Left/Right Move and hold Right Stick left or right
Shot Contest Move Right Stick up and quickly release
On-ball Steal Move Right Stick down and quickly release
Vertical Contest Move and hold Left Stick away from the shooter and press Triangle
Swat Block Hold R2 and press Triangle
Chuck Tap Circle
Take Charge Press and hold Circle
Flop While in take charge, release Circle, press Circle
Intentional Foul Press and hold Square near ball handler (press Touchpad for Team Intentional Foul)
Double Team Press and hold L1
Icon Double Team Press L1, press and hold the action button of desired double teamer
Pull Chair in Post Move and quickly release Left Stick away from player aggressively backing down
Off-Ball Defense
Chuck/Grab Tap Circle
Take Charge Hold Circle
Post Up / Ball Denial Hold L2 when near opponent (based on distance to basket)
Deny Hands Out Right Stick in any direction
Ball Pressure Right Stick press towards ball handler
Push L2 + Left Stick into defender (when posted off-ball)
Deny/Front Post L2 + Right Stick left/right (when posted off-ball)
Pull Chair in Post Move and quickly release Right Stick in same direction as offensive player (when posted off-ball)

ADVANCED CONTROLS

ACTION PS4
Post Moves
Enter / Leave Post Press and hold L2 to post up, release L2 to faceup
Post Pivot Left Stick in any direction and quickly release while holding the ball
Post Aggressive Backdown R2 + Left Stick toward defender
Post Drive / Spin Rotate Right Stick clockwise or counter-clockwise
Post Drive to Key R2 + Left Stick toward key then quickly release L2
Post Drive Baseline R2 + Left Stick twoard baseline then quickly release
Post Dropstep Left Stick left or right toward hoop, then tap Square
Post Hop Left Stick left, right or away from hoops, then tap Square
Post Fakes Move Right Stick in any direction then quickly release
Post Stepbacks R2 and move Right Stick left or right then quickly release
Post Shots (Shotstick)
Post Hook Right Stick up left or right (close range)
Post Fade Right Stick down left or right (beyond close range)
Post Layup Move and hold Right Stick up left or right (close range) while Left Stick is toward hoop
Post Shimmy Shot R2 + Right Stick down with Left Stick neutral
Post Shimmy Hook R2 + Right Stick up with Left Stick neutral
Pump Fake Start a shot listed above, then move Right Stick to neutral
Up & Under / Step Through Pump fake, then Right Stick again before pump fake ends
Off-Ball Offense
Call for Ball X
Call for Alley-Oop Double tap Triangle (while cutting twoard hoop)
Set Screen Circle
Call for Screen Press and hold L1
Post Up Hold L2 (while standing or moving into defender)
Push (while posted up) Left Stick
Spin (while posted up) Right Stick twirl clockwise or counter-clockwise
Walk Down Left Stick + Right Stick towards defender
Advanced Offense
Quick Playcall Press L1 then select a play from the menu
Positional Playcall Press L1, then press teammate’s action button; choose play from menu
Basic Pick Control Press and hold L1
Advanced Pick Control Press and hold L1, use R1 to choose Roll vs Fade and click Right Stick to choose a pick side
Icon Pick Control Press L1, then press and hold the action button of desired screener
Slip Screen and Early Fade Call for pick, then press L1 again at any time before the screener gets hit to have him slip or fade early