Category Archives: Basketball

2016-17 Panini Select Basketball Checklist Lets Collectors Chase the Rainbow

Posted on Friday March 17th, 2017 – 12:01 PM Author: Stephen Laroche

Get the full 2016-17 Panini Select Basketball checklist, details, hobby box breakdown, release date and more.

2016-17 Panini Prestige Basketball Checklist

Posted on Thursday March 9th, 2017 – 12:05 PM Author: Stephen Laroche

Get the full 2016-17 Panini Prestige Basketball checklist, hobby box breakdown, release date and more. The product returns to hobby shops after a couple years as a retail-exclusive.

Thon Maker helps promote Panini America’s NBA Player of the Day program at Milwaukee card store

Posted on Wednesday March 8th, 2017 – 04:47 PM Author: Stephen Laroche

By Stephen Laroche | Beckett Basketball Editor Panini America‘s 2017 NBA Player of the Day program is now in full swing, but it was kicked off in a perfect fashion on March 2 as rookie standout Thon Maker of the Milwaukee Bucks made a special appearance at local card store, Name That Card. Braving the […]

Panini NBA Player of the Day promotion returns for 2017

Posted on Sunday February 26th, 2017 – 11:05 AM Author: Stephen Laroche

By Stephen Laroche | Beckett Basketball Editor After many successful years in other sports, Panini America’s NBA Player of the Day promotion proved to be a big hit with both retailers and basketball card collectors last season and it is back again in 2017. “First of all, the Player of the Day concept, which Panini […]

Panini America announces 2017 NBA All-Star plans

Posted on Friday February 17th, 2017 – 05:19 PM Author: Stephen Laroche

By Stephen Laroche | Beckett Basketball Editor This weekend’s 2017 NBA All-Star Game in New Orleans is offering up plenty of fun for fans with a wide variety of events outside of the big game, but basketball collectors also have the chance to pick up some exclusive cards from Panini America as well. The fun […]

Most Valuable Giannis Antetokounmpo Rookie Cards Ranked

Posted on Wednesday February 15th, 2017 – 02:30 PM Author: Ryan Cracknell

Giannis Antetokounmpo Rookie Card rankings and detailed analysis. Find out about all of his Rookies including images, specifics and where to find them.

Elusive 1997-98 SP Authentic Sign of the Time Michael Jordan Autograph Being Sold

Posted on Tuesday February 14th, 2017 – 02:08 PM Author: Ryan Cracknell

Details on an extremely rare and valuable BGS 9 1997-98 SP Authentic Sign of the Times Michael Jordan autograph being sold on eBay.

2016-17 Panini Revolution Basketball Parallels and How to Spot Them

Posted on Tuesday February 7th, 2017 – 06:10 PM Author: Ryan Cracknell

Get the specifics on the 2016-17 Panini Revolution Basketball parallels including a full gallery and details on how to spot them.

2016-17 Panini Revolution Basketball Box Busters

Posted on Tuesday February 7th, 2017 – 11:21 AM Author: Ryan Cracknell

Curious about what’s in a 2016-17 Panini Revolution Basketball box? Check out this video and full box breakdown.

2016-17 Panini Limited Basketball Box Busters

Posted on Friday February 3rd, 2017 – 06:56 PM Author: Ryan Cracknell

Curious about what’s in a 2016-17 Panini Limited Basketball box? Check out this video and full box breakdown.

Early details surface for 2016-17 Panini Day program

Posted on Tuesday January 31st, 2017 – 05:04 PM Author: Stephen Laroche

By Stephen Laroche | Beckett Basketball Editor Panini America appears to be trying something new and collectors are the ones that are going to benefit from the 2016-17 Panini Day program. While complete details are not yet public, the company has dropped some preliminary details regarding what is planned for the two-card promotional packs that […]

Panini and Dallas Mavericks start 2016-17 arena promotion

Posted on Tuesday January 31st, 2017 – 01:58 PM Author: Stephen Laroche

By Stephen Laroche | Beckett Basketball Editor With the Dallas Mavericks getting ready to face the visiting Cleveland Cavaliers last night, the crowd was prepared to see their local heroes take on LeBron James and Kyrie Irving – but fans also got a special bonus as they came through the gates. Arena promotions have always […]

2016-17 Panini Revolution Basketball Checklist Offers Both Flash and Sizzle

Posted on Tuesday January 24th, 2017 – 04:57 PM Author: Stephen Laroche

2016-17 Panini Revolution Basketball checklist features a lot of shiny, bold designs. Get details, full checklist, hobby box breakdown, release date and more.

2016-17 Panini National Treasures Collegiate Basketball Box Busters

Posted on Friday January 13th, 2017 – 01:51 PM Author: Ryan Cracknell

Curious about what’s in a 2016-17 Panini National Treasures Collegiate Basketball box? Check out this video and full box breakdown.

2016-17 Panini Limited Basketball Checklist

Posted on Wednesday January 11th, 2017 – 10:55 AM Author: Stephen Laroche

The 2016-17 Panini Limited Basketball checklist is loaded up with plenty of hits. Get details, hobby box breakdown, release date and more.

2016-17 Panini Gold Standard Basketball Checklist

Posted on Wednesday December 28th, 2016 – 03:25 PM Author: Stephen Laroche

The 2016-17 Panini Gold Standard Basketball checklist runs with the theme and has plenty of autographs. Get details, hobby box breakdown, release date and more.

2016-17 Panini Absolute Basketball Checklist

Posted on Wednesday December 21st, 2016 – 12:25 PM Author: Stephen Laroche

The 2016-17 Panini Absolute Basketball checklist focuses on hits with four per box. Get full details, checklist, hobby box breakdown, release date and more.

2016-17 Panini Court Kings Basketball Box Busters

Posted on Tuesday December 20th, 2016 – 10:49 AM Author: Ryan Cracknell

Curious about what’s in a 2016-17 Panini Court Kings Basketball box? Check out this video and full box breakdown.

2016-17 Donruss Basketball Box Busters

Posted on Friday December 16th, 2016 – 06:33 PM Author: Ryan Cracknell

Curious about what’s in a 2016-17 Donruss Basketball box? Check out this video and full box breakdown.

2016-17 Panini Totally Certified Basketball Checklist

Posted on Tuesday December 13th, 2016 – 11:02 AM Author: Stephen Laroche

2016-17 Panini Totally Certified Basketball offers a mix of hits and metallic designs. Get the full checklist, hobby box breakdown, release date and more.

2016 Leaf Greatest Hits Basketball Checklist

Posted on Tuesday December 13th, 2016 – 09:34 AM Author: Stephen Laroche

Some of the greatest basketball cards of all-time return in 2016 Leaf Greatest Hits Basketball. Get box details, checklist, release date and more.

2015-16 Panini Prizm Anthony Davis Autograph Giveaway

Posted on Friday December 9th, 2016 – 07:40 PM Author: Ryan Cracknell

Enter to win a 2015-16 Panini Prizm Anthony Davis autograph courtesy of 2Bros Sports Collectibles.

2016-17 Panini Immaculate Collegiate Basketball Box Busters

Posted on Tuesday December 6th, 2016 – 11:18 AM Author: Ryan Cracknell

Curious about what’s in a 2016-17 Panini Immaculate Collegiate Basketball box? Check out this video and full box breakdown.

2016-17 Donruss Basketball Basks in a Retro Glow

Posted on Tuesday November 29th, 2016 – 11:42 AM Author: Ryan Cracknell

The 2016-17 Donruss Basketball checklist brings a retro vibe. Get the full checklist, details on what to expect, hobby box breakdown, release date and more.

Art and Sport Converge on the 2016-17 Panini Court Kings Basketball Checklist

Posted on Monday November 28th, 2016 – 01:28 PM Author: Stephen Laroche

2016-17 Panini Court Kings Basketball checklist, hobby box breakdown, release date and other important details.

Strange Space Jam Collectibles That Would Even Scare the Monstars

Posted on Thursday November 17th, 2016 – 10:37 AM Author: Ryan Cracknell

A look back at some of the weirdest Space Jam toys and collectibles to come out with the film’s release in 1996.

2016-17 Panini Prizm Basketball celebrates the brand’s fifth anniversary in style

Posted on Wednesday November 9th, 2016 – 10:31 AM Author: Stephen Laroche

By Stephen Laroche | Beckett Basketball Editor Back in the 2012-13 season, a revolution of sorts took place in the basketball card universe as Panini America unveiled a new brand that became an instant sensation thanks to limited and eye-catching parallels. Since that time, it has evolved and maintained its status as a collector favorite […]

Look back at the past and torward the future in 2015-16 Panini Replay Basketball

Posted on Tuesday November 8th, 2016 – 04:03 PM Author: Stephen Laroche

By Stephen Laroche | Beckett Basketball Editor Just when basketball collectors thought the hobby had moved on to a new season, Panini America drops news of a new release with a bit of an old feel to it in 2015-16 Panini Replay Basketball. With just three cards per box, this product is cutting right to […]

2016-17 Panini Contenders Draft Picks Basketball Box Busters

Posted on Tuesday November 8th, 2016 – 03:48 PM Author: Ryan Cracknell

Curious about what’s in a 2016-17 Panini Contenders Draft Picks Basketball box? Check out this video and full box breakdown.

2016-17 Panini National Treasures Collegiate Basketball ready to take collectors to school

Posted on Wednesday November 2nd, 2016 – 03:37 PM Author: Stephen Laroche

The 2016-17 Panini National Treasures Collegiate Basketball checklist features the same high-end mix the brand is known for, albeit with an NCAA focus.

2016-17 Panini Black Gold Collegiate Basketball Box Busters

Posted on Thursday October 27th, 2016 – 12:45 PM Author: Ryan Cracknell

Curious about what’s in a 2016-17 Panini Black Gold Collegiate Basketball box? Check out this video and full box breakdown.

2016-17 Panini NBA Hoops Basketball Box Busters

Posted on Thursday October 27th, 2016 – 12:00 PM Author: Ryan Cracknell

Curious about what’s in a 2016-17 Panini NBA Hoops Basketball box? Check out this video and full box breakdown.

The Cleveland Cavaliers 2016 NBA Championship Rings Are Gorgeous (And Troll the Warriors)

Posted on Wednesday October 26th, 2016 – 10:53 AM Author: Ryan Cracknell

The Cleveland Cavaliers 2016 NBA Championship rings have a lot of bling. Each also tells a story about the team’s run and their history. Get details, a gallery and more.

2016-17 Panini NBA Hoops Checklist Gives an Early Look at Rookies in Their New Uniforms

Posted on Wednesday October 12th, 2016 – 11:50 AM Author: Stephen Laroche

2016-17 Panini NBA Hoops offers up early rookie cards and autographs from some of the game’s brightest stars. Get the checklist, box breakdown, release date and more.

2015-16 Flawless Includes First Patrick Ewing Autographs in an NBA Uniform Since 2008-09

Posted on Wednesday October 5th, 2016 – 11:36 AM Author: Ryan Cracknell

For the first time since 2008-09, Patrick Ewing has autograph cards in an NBA-licensed product. His signature appears in 2015-16 Panini Flawless Basketball.