2K today announced that retired football player Thierry Henry will be featured in the upcoming NBA 2K17, the top-rated and top-selling NBA video game simulation series, which will be available on September 16, 2016.
As in real life, Thierry Henry will be a regular court side star during home games of the San Antonio Spurs.
In NBA 2K17’s Blacktop mode, where you can play different types of basketball games ranging from 1 vs 1 to 5 vs 5, Thierry Henry is available as a playable character, where you can test his skills against the greatest players of all time.
“Being a basketball and NBA fan since I was a kid, I’m honored to be the first football player ever to be playable in NBA 2K17″, said Thierry Henry. “Seeing myself go toe to toe with the legends of the sport is an amazing feeling.”