LaVine – Markkanen MomentsCredit score: Brian Mazique – NBA 2K19

I assumed this could be coming.

The Chicago Bulls’ Zach LaVine and Lauri Markkanen earned Moments Playing cards in NBA 2K19’s MyTeam mode after profession-excessive performances within the group’s 126-116 win over the Boston Celtics on Saturday night time. LaVine’s card is a ninety five-rated Diamond and Markkanen’s is a ninety one-rated Amethyst.

Here’s a take a look at each playing cards’ attributes and Badges, which at the moment are out there in League Moments and Warmth Verify packs.

NBA 2K19Credit score: Brian Mazique – NBA 2K19

LaVine 2K10Credit score: Brian Mazique – NBA 2K19

NBA 2K19 MyTeamCredit score: Brian Mazique – NBA 2K19

NBA 2K19Credit score: Brian Mazique – NBA 2K19

Markkanen NBA 2K19Credit score: Brian Mazique – NBA 2K19

Markkanen NBA 2K19Credit score: Brian Mazique – NBA 2K19

If a locker code is offered for League Moments packs on Monday, I am going to publish it right here.

Lavine exploded for a profession-excessive forty two factors on 17-for-29 capturing from the sector. He additionally knocked down 5 of his eleven three-level makes an attempt. The forty two-level efficiency eclipsed his earlier excessive of forty one recorded on November 5 towards the New York Knicks.

Markkanen’s stat line was arguably even higher. The 7-footer had a profession-excessive 35 factors, and he added 15 rebounds. Markkanen made 12-of-20 photographs from the sector and transformed three of his 7 three-level makes an attempt. You possibly can make the argument he deserved a Moments card with the identical score as LaVine.

The LaVine card is the much better of the 2. Except for the ninety one-89-89 three-level numbers and ninety eight and ninety seven driving and get in touch with dunk scores, LaVine’s card additionally has Gold badges in each three-level capturing class and the Corridor-of-Fame Posterizer. Until you could have the Pink Diamond Kobe Bryant at 2-Guard, there is a good probability you can discover some minutes in your lineup for LaVine.

Markkanen’s card will probably be strictly for the hardcore Bulls followers or players who have not fairly constructed an elite lineup. Gamers who’ve been constructing their collections since 2K19 launched might not have any room of their lineup for an Amethyst participant.

Due to that, the Markkanen card might get a bit slighted. In any case, it is good to see the Bulls on a 3-recreation win streak and its two stars shining brightly in actual life and in NBA 2K.