Basketball fans, rejoice. For while the NBA regular season is still 12 days away, the NBA collecting regular season starts . . . now. Hot off the presses, Panini America’s 2016-17 NBA Hoops Basketball arrives in hobby shops across North America today with a loaded rookie class, a bold, colorful design that captures most of the offseason’s biggest player moves, hits aplenty and two autographs per box. In short, one of the hobby’s most endearing brands provides a perfect start to the new season.
In the gallery that follows, we showcase just some of what 2016-17 NBA Hoops Basketball has in store by taking you pack by pack through one enjoyable box that delivered 34 Rookie Cards and 24 inserts or parallels. Take some time to appreciate the imagery and when you’re done, tell us two simple things in the comments section below: 1) What you like most about this year’s release and 2) What you would like to see changed or added for next season. On Sunday, we’ll pick 10 commenters at random and each will receive their very own box of 2016-17 NBA Hoops Basketball.
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