Panini America’s 2017-18 Opulence Basketball released in hobby shops and on group-break sites across North America today as a completely new addition to the company’s NBA product portfolio. But there are undeniable similarities to previous products that give Opulence a feel of high-end familiarity. Taking inspiration from both the gilded greatness of Gold Standard and the bountiful booklets of Preferred, company officials created something that’s, well, opulent.
On average, each 10-card box of 2017-18 Opulence Basketball will deliver seven autograph or memorabilia cards, two base cards and one parallel numbered to 25 or less. All base cards are numbered to 79 and there are just 473 total memorabilia-only cards — all in the sublime NBA Finals Booklets insert featuring jerseys worn during Game 2 of the 2017 NBA Finals.
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