NBA 2K21 Arcade Edition is the pocket-sized version of the immensely popular console basketball game. It was made exclusively for the Apple Arcade service, adding to its ever-growing library of iOS games. It also adds to the rich assortment of sports games as well.

NBA 2K Mobile is another popular NBA mobile game that's free and fun. However, that game plays more like the series' famed MyTEAM mode, where you build a fantasy roster with digital trading cards. NBA 2K21 Arcade Edition plays more like the console version, featuring some familiar modes.

One of these modes is the always expanding MyCAREER mode where you light the path on your way to NBA superstardom. One of the intriguing aspects of the game each year is the MyPLAYER Builder, and the different archetypes and styles you can choose. Here, we'll give you a few builds to consider when heading into your career. In the end, it's all up to you, but here are a few ideas.

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