Category Archives: Basketball

2017 Leaf Rookie Retro Hobby Box

(1) Buyback Graded/Authenticated Rookie Card PLUS (1) Original 2017 Leaf Rookie Card Per Box

Look for Aaron Judge and Cody Bellinger Cards.

Collect amazing Rookie Cards from Football, Baseball, Basketball, Hockey, and more.

Great fun with Shaquille O’Neal last night.

2017 Leaf Best of Basketball Unopened Edition Hobby Box

(1) Factory Sealed Unopened Box of a previously released Basketball Product PLUS (1) 2017 Leaf Best of Basketball Super Swatch Card Per Box

Leaf is pleased to announce the return of one of its groundbreaking repackaged product categories, but this time inthe exciting basketball category. 2017 Leaf Best of Basketball Unopened Edition is Leaf’s newest entrant into the category. This release features a wide selection of hugely popular unopened boxes spanning the last 2 decades, including some of the hobby’s most desirable and iconic releases. In addition, Leaf will also be including an original Leaf Best of Basketball Super Swatch card at a rate of one per box.

New Sports Cards Monthly, Basketball, Hockey Beckett – Oct 2017

2016-17 Panini Contenders Draft Picks Hobby Box

6 packs per box. 18 cards per pack.

(6) Autographs Per Box

– Contenders Draft Picks Basketball, featuring the deepest NBA Draft in a generation, provides the perfect storm for basketball collectors this fall!
– The popular College Tickets subset features autographs from the 2017 NBA Draft and includes sequentially numbered Draft Tickets, Playoff Tickets, Championship Tickets, Cracked Ice Tickets and Printing Plate parallels. On-card autographed RPS CollegeTicket and Variatons make their basketball debut!
– New to the mix this year with an NBA twist is Legacy and Legacy Signatures with college legends in their NBA uniforms!
– Look for three new parallels with three new substrates in Diamond Ticket (#’d/15), Building Blocks Ticket (#’d/10) and Fame Ticket (#’d/5)!
– Each hobby box delivers 6 autographs!

– 6 Autographs
– 1 Parallel
– 35 Season Ticket Commons
– 35 Season Ticket Variation
– 30 Inserts


Find autographs from all of the top foreign-born 2017 NBA Draft picks in International Ticket! Cracked Ice versions are #’d/23

50-card base set features current and retired NBA super stars! New Fame Ticket version #’d/5!

Chase rare Legacy Signatures!

Stunning crystal-shard technology has made Cracked Ice Ticket a must have parallel for collectors!

45-card College Ticket subset. Find all of the top draft picks from the 2017 NBA Draft. College Draft Ticket (#’d/99), College Playoff Ticket (#’d/15), College Championship Ticket (#’d 1), College Cracked Ice Ticket(#’d/23). Find printing plate versions Cyan, Magenta, Yellow and Black (#’d/1)!

New! Turning Pro Signatures highlights a players transition on the hardwood from college to the NBA!

Sweet combo signatures from former college teammates like Florida State’s Jonathan Isaac and Dwayne Bacon!

New this year! Look for on-card autographs from all of the upper-tier rookies from the 2017 NBA Draft as well as three separate on-card variations!

2016-17 Panini Preferred Basketball Hobby Box

2 pack per box. 2 cards per pack.

(2) Autographs & (2) Memorabilia Booklets

– Preferred is the home of the Basketball Booklet Card!
– Look for on-card autographs of rookies, veterans and NBA legends!
– Preferred Silhouettes have become one of the premiere autograph/memorabilia combo cards in the hobby!
– Collect timeless designs in the Panini’s Choice and Crown Royale autograph sets — all of which are signed on card!
– Find Trending Upward, Crazy Eights, Stat Line, and the one-of-a-kind NBA Finals 2016 booklets, which feature jersey swatches and patches worn during the NBA Finals 2016!


Preferred Basketball features unique designs, on-card autographs, and some of the most sought-after jumbo prime memorabilia cards in the hobby with Silhouettes, Rookie Silhouettes, and Prime versions of each!

NBA Finals Booklets feature jersey pieces worn during Game 2 of the NBA Finals 2016! Look for three versions — Base, Prime, and Super Prime!

Collect the top rookies from the 2016-17 class on one of the most eye-catching booklet designs of the release year!

VS 1 ON 1
Take a unique look at in-game action featuring some of the NBAs most electric matchups with VS 1 on 1!

2017 Leaf Best of Basketball Hobby Box


1 pack per box. 2 cards per pack.

(1) Buyback Card plus (1) Magic Johnson Best Of Basketball Commemorative Card (Autographs Randomly Inserted) Per Box.

Leaf is pleased to announce the return of the Premiere repackaged card product in the marketplace, 2016-2017 Leaf best of basketball. This release once again Features everything that is amazing about basketball Cards. Look for an amazing selection of buyback rookie Cards, premium memorabilia cards, autograph Cards and superstars.

2017 Panini NBA Player of the Day National Sweepstakes Winner at MVP Sportscards!

Congrats to father/son Andy & Bryce for being the Grand Prize Winner of 2017 Panini NBA Player of the Day National Sweepstakes. Thank you Panini and GTS Distribution for donating great raffle prizes and we’re honored to be a part of your program. We sincerely thank all of our totally awesome customers for taking the time to celebrate this event with us. Hope you had a great time!


***REMINDER*** Case Break tonight!


Basketball Case Break starts at 5pm tonight. Participants come by 4:30 for pizza, collect your raffle ticket, Panini pack, and t-shirt.

2017 Panini Donruss Football Hobby Box


24 Packs Per Box, 10 Cards Per Pack

(1) Autograph & (1) Memorabilia Card Per Box.

Find 1 autograph and 1 memorabilia card, plus tons of inserts, parallels and rookie cards per box!

Rated Rookies returns and features the top players from the 2017 NFL Draft!

Look for 40 inserts per box, on average. New for 2017 – Ground Force, 1981 Tribute, Up Tempo, Salute to Service and Highlights!

Pull Rookie Phenom Jersey Autographs, featuring Prime and Tag versions numbered as low as one-of-one!

Chase a massive 400-player base set!

Key Rookies: Mitchell Trubisky, Patrick Mahomes, Deshaun Watson, Christian McCaffrey, Mike Williams, John Ross, Corey Davis, Leonard Fournette, O.J. Howard.

BASE/RATED ROOKIES/ROOKIES: Chase the Donruss base set, featuring 400 cards – 300 Base, 50 Rated Rookies and 50 2017 Rookies!

1981 TRIBUTE/UP TEMPO/HIGHLIGHTS: Look for new inserts in 2017! Pay tribute to the original 1981 Donruss set, get Up Tempo with the best athletes in the game and relive the Highlights of 2016!

ROOKIE PHENOM JERSEY AUTOGRAPHS/ALL-TIME GRIDIRON KINGS AUTOGRAPHS/DONRUSS THREADS PRIME: Pull one autograph and one memorabilia card per box, on average! Look for signatures and swatches from the NFL’s top rookies, legends and veterans!

Last chance for a fun evening!

8-5-17 Case Break

2016-17 Panini Absolute spots SOLD OUT! Only 2 spots left on 2016-17 Panini Gold Standard Case Break August 5th.

Do you want to get in on the action?

8-5-17 Case Break

Only 6 spots left on 2016-17 Panini Gold Standard Case Break August 5th.

SOLD OUT 2016-17 Panini Absolute Basketball Spots

8-5-17 Case Break

We still have some spots available for 2016-17 Panini Gold Standard.

2016-17 Panini Excalibur Hobby Basketball

Available July 7th.

20 Packs Per Box, 8 Cards Per Pack

(2) Autographs and (1) Memorabilia Card Per Box, on average.

Look for 10 Crusade Inserts Per Box, on average!

Excalibur is the home of the Crusade card! Look for Silver, Blue (#’d/149), Red (#’d/99), Purple (#’d/49), Orange (#’d/25), Gold (#’d/10), and Black (#’d/1).

Introducing Apprentice Signature Shield, featuring both an autograph and a swatch of memorabilia from members of the 2016 NBA Draft Class!

Mix and match your favorite player combinations with Jousting! Jousting features both left and right card designs!

CRUSADE PURPLE/CRUSADE GOLD/CRUSADE BLACK: Crusade cards fall approximately 10 in every box. Look for base Silver, and color variations, which are sequentially numbered from 149 down to 1/1.

APPRENTICE SIGNATURE SHIELD PRIME: Look for a player list that includes Buddy Hield, Jaylen Brown, Jamal Murray and more!

KABOOM: Kaboom features original artwork, and has become one of the hottest chase inserts in the hobby!

CALLIGRAPHY: Calligraphy showcases the autographs of young stars from today along with some of the NBA’s all-time greats!

We are currently preselling spots on 2 NBA case break. See store for details.

8-5-17 Case Break

2016-17 Panini Spectra Basketball Hobby Box


1 Pack Per Box, 10 Cards Per Pack

(7) Autographs or Memorabilia Cards Per Box.

Every autographed card in the program features a swatch of memorabilia and parallels, which are sequentially numbered all the way down to a one of one Nebula parallel.

Global Icons Memorabilia Autographs showcases 15 of the most popular NBA players from around the world!

Collect Rookie Jersey Autograph cards of the 2016-17 NBA Rookie Class!

Spectra is back and features the familiar Opti-Chrome print technology and the color parallels that collectors have come to expect!

SPECTACULAR SWATCHES AUTOGRAPHS NEON GREEN/GLOBAL ICONS MEMORABILIA AUTOGRAPHS GREEN/LOCKED IN AUTOGRAPHED MEMORABILIA NEBULA 1/1: Spectra offers a wide variety of specifically themed autographed sets with multiple parallel versions, jumbo-prime swatches, and a spectacular mix of current, retired and rookie NBA players!

ROOKIE JERSEY AUTOGRAPHS/ROOKIE JERSEY AUTOGRAPHS GOLD/ROOKIE JERSEY AUTOGRAPHS NEBULA 1/1: Collect this latest rookie class the way you want! Every autograph is signed on card, and every player boasts a base version sequentially #’d/300 and parallel versions numbered all the way down to one-of-one!

2016-17 Panini Studio Basketball Hobby Box


10 packs per box. 6 cards per pack.

(1) Autograph & (1) Memorabilia Per Box.

– Studio returns to basketball for the first time since 2009 with a newly improved format and configuration!
– Collect a 300-card tiered base set with cards 1-100 that feature action photography, 101-200 (Studio Edition) that feature portrait-style photography, and 201-300 (Sketch) that feature sketch-art photography. Each tier is increasingly hard to pull with Studio Edition, falling approximately 15 per box, and Sketch, falling approximately one per box.
– Look for the ultra-rare From Downtown! insert that features original artwork. 1 Per Inner!
– Celebrated Signatures is a 15-card set, showcasing the top talent of the game mixed with all-time NBA greats such as Shaquille O’Neal, Oscar Robertson and Kareem Abdul-Jabbar.

– One Autograph
– One Memorabilia


From Downtown! showcases original artwork and is one of the rarest inserts in the set!

Rock Solid’s die-cut design is as unique as the players featured in the set!

Check out the rotating background featuring five top rookies from the 2016-17 NBA Season!

Find both, rookies looking to breakout and veterans who have already made the leap to NBA superstardom!

Studio Signatures is a tip of the cap to the classic designs found in the 1990s Studio releases!

All memorabilia sets in Studio feature prime versions!

2016-17 Panini National Treasures Basketball Hobby Box


1 Pack Per Box, 10 Cards Per Pack

(8) Autographs or Memorabilia Cards and (1) Printing Plate Per Box

National Treasures is home of the most sought-after Rookie Patch Autographs of the 2016-17 release year!

Introducing Personalized! Personalized delivers some of the most unique and original player inscription autographed cards!

Look for full-letter jersey patch cards worn during the NBA Finals 2016 in NBA Finals Nameplates!

Find Printing Plate one of one cards from this year’s Panini Basketball products!

ROOKIE PATCH AUTOGRAPHS: Every year National Treasures delivers on-card jumbo rookie patch autographs!

LOGOMAN AUTOGRAPHS/TREASURED TAGS AUTOGRAPHS/NBA FINALS NAMEPLATE: Look for some of the coolest memorabilia swatches of the year coupled with on-card autographs of rookies, veterans, and legends of the NBA!


2016-17 Panini Donruss Optic Basketball Hobby Box

16 Optics

20 Packs Per Box, 4 Cards Per Pack

(1) Autograph Per Box

Look for 20 Inserts/Parallels Per Box!

Introducing Donruss Optic–Look for Opti-Chrome Prizm parallels of every card in the set!

Collect the NBA’s newest and brightest stars in a 50-card rookie set!

Hall Dominators Signatures features 30 Hall of Famers, including David Robinson, Karl Malone, Shaquille O’Neal and more!

Dominators Signatures showcases both the best of today’s talent and some of the most-collectible retired players to step on the court! Look for names like Karl-Anthony Towns, Kristaps Porzingis, Jason Kidd and Allen Iverson.

HALL DOMINATOR SIGNATURES/ROOKIE DOMINATOR SIGNATURES/DOMINATOR SIGNATURES: Look for autographs of Hall of Famers, Legends, Veterans, and Rookies, and their Gold (#’d/10) and Gold Vinyl (#’d/1) versions!

THE CHAMP IS HERE/ELITE SERIES/ALL-STARS: Donruss Optic technology takes these incredibly designed inserts to a whole new level! Collect your player’s rainbow with Holo, Red (#’d/99), Blue (#’d/49), Gold (#’d/10), Green (#’d/5), and Gold Vinyl (#’d/1).

YAY! 2017 PANINI NBA POD Player of the Month WINNER Goes to . . . ANDY!



Andy was also NBA POD Week #3 Winner.  Congrats Andy!