NBA 2K21

NBA 2K21 PC Keyboard Controls Guide

This guide will be showing you the default NBA 2K21 keyboard controls. Please note that you can modify these buttons by simply going to the settings menu of NBA 2K21.

NBA 2K21 Keyboard Controls

Directional Movements

Move Player UpW
Move Player LeftA
Move Player DownS
Move Player RightD


Bounce PassNumpad 1
Dribbling MovesNumpad 2, 4, 6, and 8
Alley-OopNumpad 3
Chest PassSpacebar
Post Up or BackdownLeft Shift
ShootNumpad 5
Call PickTab

Please note that you can also use Numpad 2, 4, 6, and 8 to shoot. Pressing these keys longer will tell the player to shoot the ball.


Switch PlayerSpacebar
Block or JumpNumpad 3
StealNumpad 5
Intense DefenseNumpad 2, 4, 6, and 8

Game Menu

Menu NavigationArrow Keys
Go BackNumpad 1
ContinueNumpad 2
Apply ChangesNumpad 3
Load DefaultNumpad 4

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