Damian Lillard is NBA 2K21’s first of three cover stars

Damian Lillard has today been announced the first of three NBA 2K21 cover stars, and will appearring as the lead on the current generation of consoles.

“This is a special moment for me in my NBA career,” Lillard said.

“I’ve been a fan of NBA 2K for years and love how they represent all aspects of basketball culture. I’ve been playing 2K my whole life and I’m honored to join the other NBA greats who have been on the cover. I’m grateful to all my fans and can’t wait for everyone to experience this game later this year.”

Two more cover stars will be announced via TikTok, with one revealed each day over the next two days.

NBA 2K21 heads to Windows PC, Xbox One, Xbox Series X, PS4, PS5, Switch and Stadia where available later this year. Lillard’s full packshot can be viewed below.

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