Why They Chose Paul George As the Cover of NBA 2K17?

Wednesday’s official announced that Indiana Pacers star Paul George as the cover athlete of the Standard Edition of NBA 2K17.Paul George has been a fan of the National Basketball Association 2K games growing up as a kid.This is perhaps one of the reasons he was chosen.

Alfie Brody has commented on Paul George being revealed as the cover star of NBA 2K17. In a press release sent to us, the vice president of marketing for NBA 2K stated that the company’s focus is to create a videogame that “resonates” with the hardcore fan base. As a result, he felt that Paul George is a “natural fit” as the Indiana Pacers star is a “true embodiment” of what the company brings to the table for gamers and fans of the sport. You can check out the full comments from Alfie Brody below:

Each year the NBA 2K franchise continues to grow, but our focus has always been about creating an experience that resonates with our most passionate fans. Paul is a natural fit for the cover and a true embodiment of what we represent and bring to the table for gamers and basketball fans alike.

The 2016 edition of the game had four different cover athletes: Steph Curry, Anthony Davis, James Harden and Michael Jordan. The series has been praised for its realism, not only in gameplay, but in presentation.

Paul George proven himself over and over and over again after rehabilitation leg.He deserved.