Seasonal prizes have expirations and 2K22 MT, once they're gone they're gone (unless someone auctions off their profits). Missing out on these top prizes can lead players to catch up as the seasons progress.
Failure to reach the first goal of the season is close to being a death warning. Future opponents will likely possess badges, cards, and upgrades. Yes, there will be new prizes, but having access to every seasonal prize can be more beneficial than you think.
The reality is that not everything can be described as a VC buyout. Many prizes and upgrades are locked behind other forms of currency, which cannot be bought using real-world currency. This is actually a good thing; it means that these are feasible purchases for all.
The people who have a VC attitude will have a great time in auction home items and packs but they will miss out on the most effective gear that comes only by turning in tokens or MyTeam (MT) currency. The new currencies should be prioritized over VC.
It is tempting to create teams that have an identifiable image. It's fun to play a team that has constructed their entire identity by shooting threes. But this fun ends pretty fast when opponents on the internet realize that something is wrong, alter their defensive goals by pressing a button and make it difficult to score.
The ability to adapt is the foundation of a team's success and that's a requirement to handle everything with ease. Cards that are able to shoot, pass from Buy NBA 2K22 MT anywhere, and play defense inside and out are invaluable even if the OVR isn't as high.