To be frank, the Panini America 2018 NBA Rookie Photo Shoot earlier this month left us anxiously awaiting the start of the 2018-19 NBA season. But we didn’t necessarily appreciate just how much we were anticipating it until recently, when the solicitation material was distributed for 2018-19 NBA Hoops Basketball, the landmark release that will officially usher in the new NBA collecting season when it arrives in hobby shops across North America in late October.
In addition to delivering the league’s most potential-packed rookies in their new NBA uniforms (with both Rookie Cards and autographs), 2018-19 NBA Hoops Basketball also packs 11 hobby-exclusive insert sets and provides a comprehensive recap of the 2017-18 season and a bright look forward at the season ahead. On average, each hobby box (eight cards per pack, 24 packs per box, 20 boxes per case) will yield two autographs and 24 inserts or parallels.
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