Panini Preferred Basketball Released

Panini’s second basketball product of the season, Preferred, is out and its singles are appearing on ebay.  Each box contains three autographs and a fold-out booklet with jersey swatches from up to 8 current and former players. I have to say, these booklets are awesome, particularly the patch versions. I’m impressed with the product. At… Read More Panini Preferred Basketball Released

Box Break: 2010-11 Panini Prestige Retail

The Set: 2010-11 Panini Prestige 8 packs per retail box, 10 cards per retail pack 150 card base veterans and legends, 95 rookies (2 versions for each) Bonus Shots parallel (#’d versions out of 499, 249, 49, 25 and rookies out of 999) Franchise Favorites inserts and memorabilia versions Playmakers inserts and memorabilia and autograph versions… Read More Box Break: 2010-11 Panini Prestige Retail

Insert Set Flashback: 1997-98 Fleer Key Ingredients

The Set: 1997-98 Fleer Key Ingredients Set Odds: 1 in 2 series one retail packs Key Cards: Shaquille O’Neal $1.50 Scottie Pippen $1.00 Why I Like It: I actually didn’t know this set existed until recently, but its metallic looking finish jumped out at me.  These players are the ‘Keys’ to their teams, and each… Read More Insert Set Flashback: 1997-98 Fleer Key Ingredients