The 2016-17 NBA regular season officially tips off two weeks from tomorrow. The 2016-17 NBA collecting season, however, officially tips off two days from right now. That’s when Panini America’s fabled NBA Hoops brand arrives to celebrate a new season packed with calling-card staples such as the year’s first Rookie Cards, colorful parallels, a bevy of inserts and some downright dastardly short SPs.
On average, each hobby box of 2016-17 NBA Hoops Basketball (12 cards per pack, 24 packs per box) will deliver two autographs, 24 inserts or parallels and three Kobe 2K17 insert cards. The product also provides the opportunity to pull some of the toughest chases of the season including a Kobe Bryant Tribute card (one every other case on average), Champions (one every other case on average) and a Finals MVP card that falls roughly once every eight cases or so.
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