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LeBron James Build in NBA 2K23

LeBron James is a four-time NBA Champion (2012, 2013, 2016, and 2020).

He’s also a four-time NBA MVP and a four-time NBA Finals MVP.

Hence, LeBron is arguably one of the best NBA players of all time.

In addition, he was featured in multiple books, documentaries, and movies (e.g. Space Jam: A New Legacy).

Here’s the best LeBron James build in NBA 2K23 for your character including his body settings and attributes.

LeBron James build in NBA 2K23


LeBron James build in NBA 2K23 Vitals


  • First Name: LeBron
  • Last Name: James
  • Position: Small Forward
  • Handedness: Right
  • Jersey Number: 6

Body settings

LeBron James build in NBA 2K23 Body

Body Settings – LeBron James

Various combinations of Height, Weight, and Wingspan can affect your MyPLAYER’s maximum attribute potential in different ways. Your height plays a heavy role in determining which badges you will eventually be able to equip, and where they’re tiered.

Body Settings

  • Height: 6’8″
  • Weight: 200 lbs
  • Wingspan: 7’1″
  • Body Shape: Built

Attribute settings

LeBron James build in NBA 2K23

Attribute Settings – LeBron James Build

Set your max potential. Badge Points are unlocked through gameplay and can be used to equip badges once attribute requirements are met. For each category of badges, 10 badge points must be equipped between Tiers 1 & 2 to equip tier 3 badges.


  • Close Shot: 72
  • Driving Layup: 84
  • Driving Dunk: 53
  • Standing Dunk: 48
  • Post Control: –


  • Mid-Range Shot: 74
  • Three-Point Shot: 84
  • Free Throw: 72


  • Pass Accuracy: 84
  • Ball Handle: 86
  • Speed with Ball: 77

Defense / Rebounding

  • Interior Defense: 55
  • Perimeter Defense: 84
  • Steal: 51
  • Block: 75
  • Offensive Rebound: 44
  • Defensive Rebound: 72


  • Speed: 84
  • Acceleration: 80
  • Strength: 79
  • Vertical: 80
  • Stamina: 92


Primary takeover

  • Slasher

Secondary takeover

  • Lockdown Defender


Finishing badges

  • Acrobat (Gold)
  • Aerial Wizard (Hall of Fame)
  • Backdown Punisher (Silver)
  • Bully (Bronze)
  • Fast Twitch (Bronze)
  • Fearless Finisher (Silver)
  • Giant Slayer (Hall of Fame)
  • Limitless Takeoff (Gold)
  • Masher (Bronze)
  • Posterizer (Gold)
  • Pro Touch (Hall of Fame)
  • Slithery (Gold)

Shooting badges

  • Agent 3 (Silver)
  • Amped (Gold)
  • Builders (Silver)
  • Catch & Shoot (Gold)
  • Claymore (Gold)
  • Clutch Shooter (Hall of Fame)
  • Comeback Kid (Hall of Fame)
  • Corner Specialist (Gold)
  • Deadeye (Silver)
  • Green Machine (Gold)
  • Guard Up (Gold)
  • Limitless Range (Bronze)
  • Middy Magician (Gold)
  • Slippery Off-Ball (Hall of Fame)
  • Space Creator (Hall of Fame)
  • Volume Shooter (Hall of Fame)

Playmaking badges

  • Ankle Breaker (Hall of Fame)
  • Bail Out (Silver)
  • Break Starter (Gold)
  • Clamp Breaker (Silver)
  • Dimer (Gold)
  • Hyperdrive (Gold)
  • Killer Combos (Silver)
  • Mismatch Expert (Silver)
  • Needle Threader (Silver)
  • Post Playmaker (Hall of Fame)
  • Quick First Step (Gold)
  • Special Delivery (Hall of Fame)
  • Unpluckable (Gold)
  • Vice Grip (Gold)

Defense/rebounding badges

  • Anchor (Bronze)
  • Ankle Braces (Gold)
  • Boxout Beast (Silver)
  • Brick Wall (Silver)
  • Challenger (Silver)
  • Chasedown Artist (Gold)
  • Menace (Gold)
  • Off-Ball Pest (Hall of Fame)
  • Pick Dodger (Silver)
  • Pogo Stick (Bronze)
  • Rebound Chaser (Bronze)
  • Work Horse (Gold)

Further reading

Best Power Forward Build in NBA 2K23

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