How International Illustrator Gyula Nemeth Made Innovation Basketball Go “Kaboom!”
June 09, 2014

If you’ve ever wanted to know what some of your favorite NBA players would like as comic-book superheroes, well, you’re not alone. In fact, it’s that fantastical notion that first led Panini America Creative Director Brandon Lesley to reach out to talented Hungarian illustrator Gyula Nemeth in an effort to make that vision become a trading-card reality.

The result? The appropriately named “Kaboom!” insert, a 20-card chase in 2013-14 Innovation Basketball that’s sure to leave an impact on any collector lucky enough to pull one of the one-per-case, psychedelic pieces of pop art.

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