There is a more-than-sizable numbers of players in all game modes whose sole jobs is to sit in one spot on offense and wait for a pass to shoot. While Catch and Shoot helped them in past games, the Claymore badge will help them even more in NBA 2K23.

What is the Claymore badge?

Claymore is new for NBA 2K23 and increases a spot up shooter’s shooting ability the longer they remain stationary before shooting. It is in the shooting category of badges.

Who should equip the Claymore badge?

Obviously, corner and hash spot up shooters are the main beneficiary of this badge and should equip this regardless of Tier. While we will see how effective the badge will be in game, we expect to see a noticeable benefit that renders it necessary for many spot ups.