All Archetypes That Can Speed Boost in NBA 2K18

Speed boosting is a term for using certain dribble moves that give you a "speed boost" or increased acceleration. Only players with a 86 or higher Ball Control attribute may speed boost. This table is from a 2K developer tweet.

Player builds that can speed boost:

86 Ball Control

Primary

Secondary

Height

Passing & Ball-Handling

Passing & Ball-Handling

6'10 or shorter

Passing & Ball-Handling

Shot Creating

6'9 or shorter

Passing & Ball-Handling

Driving & Finishing

6'8 or shorter

Passing & Ball-Handling

Post Scoring

6'7 or shorter

Passing & Ball-Handling

3PT Shooting

6'6 or shorter

Passing & Ball-Handling

Defending

6'5 or shorter

Passing & Ball-Handling

Rebounding

6'5 or shorter

Shot Creating

Passing & Ball-Handling

6'8 or shorter

Shot Creating

Shot Creating

6'5 or shorter

Shot Creating

Driving & Finishing

6'4 or shorter

Driving & Finishing

Passing & Ball-Handling

6'4 or shorter