How to Perform Alley-Oop in NBA 2K20 on PS4 and Xbox One

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The alley-oop is one of the coolest moves that we enjoyed seeing in NBA 2K20. In the past, doing an alley-oop with your teammates is a little bit complicated. But things have changed now as NBA 2K20 makes it simple to perform an epic alley-oop move in the game.

How To Alley Oop in NBA 2K20

For just a few clicks, you can now easily do an alley-oop in NBA 2K20 on any platform. Yes, gamers playing NBA 2K20 on PC, PS4, Xbox One, and Nintendo Switch can do it without any problem.

  • PS4 – Double tap Triangle
  • Xbox One – Double tap Y
  • Nintendo Switch – Double tap X

While it’s now easy to perform alley-oop, keep in mind that you still need proper timing to make a basket.

How To Perform Alley Oop in NBA 2K20

If your player is holding the ball and wants to perform an alley-oop with a teammate, all you need to do is double tap Y button while controlling the left stick in the direction of your teammate you want to catch the ball. You can also do this by just double tapping the Y button and whoever is the closest to the ring will try to catch the ball that you throw.

Watching LeBron James doing some self alley-oop in the NBA is sensational, so why not do it in NBA 2K20? To self alley-oop, all you need to have is a clear path to the basket and quickly double tap Y button while controlling the left stick towards the basket.

Receiving an alley-oop is also a piece of cake in NBA 2K20. Just sprint towards the basket and when your path is clear and you’re near the arc, just double tap the corresponding button. If you have good chemistry with your teammate, there’s a high chance that he will be sending you the ball.


Earl is one of those gamers who will play almost any new games. But he more prefers playing FPS and open world games.