Several boxes on the way for the next several editions of Wednesday Wax, some of which are older breaks that should provide some interesting pulls: 1999-00 Fleer Force One of my favorite products back in the day. Forcefield rookie parallels are #’d to 100 and the chance at insert parallels is what prompted picking up… Read More Wednesday Wax Update: Upcoming Breaks
After meeting with doctors Thursday, Brandon Roy has decided to retire due to degenerative knees, per ESPN. Roy’s career, which already included three All-Star appearances and a Rookie of the Year award, will be cut well short and certainly be a blow to the Blazers, who lose their star shooting guard. Best wishes to Roy… Read More Brandon Roy to Retire
If you’re an NBA die-hard who can’t wait for NBA action to pick back up on Christmas day, you may be getting your NBA fix through NBA 2K12. One of the main selling points for me is the inclusion of the new rookie class. This year’s initial version of the game didn’t include Kyrie Irving,… Read More NBA 2K12 Rookie Update
Came across this video from the folks at The Basketball Jones that was too funny not to share. They ask for reactions from local Thunder fans at the ‘news’ that the team is moving back to Seattle as part of the lockout negotiations. TBJ Tour Video: Seattle gets back the Thunder from The Basketball Jones on Vimeo.
And with the NBA training camps opening December 9th, just one short week away, hopefully this means we will see some new releases from Panini in the near future. With five games now slated for Christmas day, the start of the regular season can’t get here soon enough. Until then, we get to occupy ourselves… Read More NBA Returns!