"Constant goal is to balance MyCareer modes in terms of progressing to 99," said Zach Timmerman, an NBA 2K19 producer. "We do not want people to feel obliged to play one mode vs. another to keep pace. Expect an update soon that will bring NBA game "MyPoints" back to normal, but also give a much bigger boost to park / pro-am. "
The update is definitely a step back in the right direction but the end result is still a very grindy games. Many hardcore players welcome the grind, but having to put so many hours into your player can be a major turnoff for many of the casual players.
Popular games critic Jim Sterling even caught wind of the NBA 2K19 problems and released a video on it. Sterling criticizes the game for being "shameless" and for having the feel of a mobile cash grab game.
For what it's worth, a new patch did release today but it does not really mention anything about VC or XP:  Improved framerate when playing on an Xbox One X in 4K resolution with HDR enabled.
Fixed an issue where some users were reporting that saving loading was getting 100% when attempting to load into the Neighborhood.
NBA 2K19 is out now for PS4, Xbox One, Nintendo Switch and PC.
The experience gains will be back to what they were in NBA 2K19.
The experience gains will be going back to what they were in NBA 2K19.