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New Year, New Autos: Panini America Starts 2015 with a Peek at New Basketball Ink
January 01, 2015
First things first: Happy New Year! Here’s hoping you enjoyed a safe, fun start to 2015 and that you’re already on your way to making good on those New Year’s resolutions. But even... [ continued ]
 
Panini America Offers Final Scavenger Hunt of 2014 with Chance to Win Great Prizes
December 31, 2014
In a matter of mere hours, the ball will drop on 2014 and usher in the bold, new frontier known as “next year.” 2015 promises to be a monster year for Panini America and all of us... [ continued ]
 
Panini America Offers Detailed First Look at 2014 Spectra Football (Preview Gallery)
December 31, 2014
As far as brand debuts go, the one Panini America’s Spectra made last season in both football and basketball was . . . well . . . spectracular. The shiny, colorful Prizm-infused phenomenon... [ continued ]
 
Teaser Gallery: Panini America Breaks Early Boxes of 2014 National Treasures Baseball
December 30, 2014
There’s an intoxicating scent that gloriously oozes from any National Treasures box the second the seal is cracked and the lid is lifted. It’s been that way in baseball, football and... [ continued ]
 
Teaser Gallery: Panini America Breaks Four Early Boxes of 2014 Absolute Football
December 29, 2014
Some folks would consider this morning’s predicament at Panini America HQ something of a belated Christmas present. I absolutely would be one of those folks. I mean, returning to the... [ continued ]
 
Teaser Gallery: Panini America Cracks Four Boxes of 2014-15 Court Kings Basketball
December 29, 2014
Say this about Panini America’s 2014-15 Court Kings Basketball: It’s a product that lives up to its motif. It’s a true work of art as far as NBA trading card sets go — and all you... [ continued ]
 
Must-See Gallery: Opening the Book on 2014 National Treasures Baseball Booklet Cards
December 28, 2014
Most Sundays during the NFL season, The Knight’s Lance usually has a football-related post locked, loaded and ready to go. But this isn’t most NFL Sundays. It also happens to be two... [ continued ]
 
Panini America Peeks Majestic Memorabilia, Autos in 2014 National Treasures Baseball
December 27, 2014
Today on The Knight’s Lance we continue our countdown to Tuesday’s release of 2014 National Treasures Baseball with another captivating look at the many collection-makers created for... [ continued ]
 
Inside 2014 National Treasures Baseball: Bat Knobs, Barrels Ready to Make an Impact
December 26, 2014
Now that Panini America’s highly anticipated 2014 National Treasures Baseball is just four days from release, the time has come for us to ramp up the preview galleries here at The... [ continued ]
 
The Panini America Quality Control Gallery: 2014-15 Court Kings Basketball (144 Pics)
December 25, 2014
As we’ll see throughout today in a series of marquee NBA Christmas Day games, basketball played at the highest level imaginable can be a true work of art. As a result, basketball cards... [ continued ]
 
The Panini America Quality Control Gallery: 2014 Absolute Football (111 Must-See Pics)
December 24, 2014
It’s safe to say that Panini America’s 2014 Absolute Football is a product two decades in the making; a stunning tribute to the Absolute brand’s 20th anniversary that sheds the four-pillow-pack... [ continued ]
 
Teaser Gallery: Panini America Breaks Open 21 Early Packs of 2014 Boxing Day
December 23, 2014
Although Boxing Day is officially still three sleeps away, Panini America’s 2014 Boxing Day promotion is already underway in hobby shops across Canada. The company’s coveted red-foil... [ continued ]
 
Panini America Shares More Packout Peeks of 2014 National Treasures Baseball
December 23, 2014
While collectors across the globe are doing their best to close out 2014 with a bang, they can take solace in knowing that all of us here at Panini America are determined to do the... [ continued ]
 
Panini America Previews Autograph Roster for 2014 Boxing Day Set (Gallery)
December 22, 2014
Panini America’s 2014 Boxing Day promotion will begin in earnest this week as participating Canadian Panini Roundtable stores receive their allotment of red-foil 2014 Boxing Day packs... [ continued ]
 
Panini America Peeks Must-See Scenes from 2014 National Treasures Baseball Packout
December 22, 2014
Seemingly every member of the Panini America Product Development Team (regardless of sport) has spent countless man hours over the last few weeks at the company’s production facility... [ continued ]
 
Sunday Showcase: Panini America Peeks the Heavy Hitters in 2014 Contenders Football
December 21, 2014
Week 16 Sunday of the 2014 NFL season will kickoff later today and across the league, superstar rookies will play pivotal roles in big games — just as they have all season. Long before... [ continued ]
 
Unexpected Performances Pave the Road to Fantasy Football Championship Week
December 20, 2014
It’s the most wonderful time of the year. It’s the hap-happiest season of all. When temperatures dip, and eggnog is sipped, and the gift you want more than anything else is right... [ continued ]
 
Panini America Offers Detailed First Look at 2014-15 Donruss Basketball (Gallery)
December 19, 2014
After a few seasons away from the court, Panini America’s iconic Donruss brand is returning to the NBA in February with a robust 2014-15 edition steeped in hobby nostalgia and equipped... [ continued ]
 
Wicked ‘Checkerboard’ Parallels Deliver Pop to Panini America’s 2014 Boxing Day Set
December 19, 2014
While our Canadian neighbors are no doubt counting down the days until next Friday’s Boxing Day, it’s a safe bet that our collecting comrades north of the border are more eagerly anticipating... [ continued ]
 
Panini America’s Weekly Redemption Card Update: King Felix, Dominique and More
December 19, 2014
In an effort to keep collectors updated on the status of those Panini America redemption cards that are currently being processed, we’ll post a list every week, like the one included... [ continued ]
 
Panini America Peeks 2014 Boxing Day Base Set, Cracked Ice Parallels (Gallery)
December 18, 2014
Now that we’ve provided a preliminary look at the grand plans for Panini America’s upcoming 2014 Boxing Day promotion, we can now begin the full-blown preview parade showcasing everything... [ continued ]
 
Panini America Offers Detailed First Look at 2014 Immaculate Football (Preview Gallery)
December 17, 2014
It’s coming. The highly anticipated football debut of Panini America’s epic Immaculate brand will arrive in late January and will be equipped to impress even the most discerning collectors.... [ continued ]
 
Panini America Announces 2014 Boxing Day Promotion for Canadian Hobby Shops
December 17, 2014
Beginning next week, Panini America is bringing back its popular Boxing Day promotion so that passionate collectors north of the border can celebrate Canada’s biggest shopping day... [ continued ]
 
Teaser Gallery: Panini America Breaks Two Early Boxes of New 2014 Select Football
December 16, 2014
This time tomorrow, Panini America’s 2014 Select Football will be the subject of wrapper-ripping good times in hobby shops across North America as collectors get their first crack... [ continued ]
 
Making a Splash: Panini America Examines Golden State’s Rise to the Top of the NBA
December 16, 2014
It’s not every season a team is touted as one of the most exciting and historically dominant in NBA history. Just ask Golden State Warriors fans. Arguably one of the most downtrodden... [ continued ]
 
Panini America Reaches Exclusive Trading Card Agreement with University of Oregon
December 15, 2014
Panini America, the world’s largest sports and entertainment collectibles company, announced today that it has reached an exclusive multi-year trading card agreement with the University... [ continued ]
 
Panini America Injects Interactive Elements into the New 2014 Select Football Release
December 15, 2014
When Panini America’s 2014 Select Football arrives in hobby shops across North America on Wednesday, it will deliver all of the things collectors have come to expect from the brand... [ continued ]
 
Panini America ‘Where Is It? Weekend’ Back with a Chance to Win 2014 Select Football
December 14, 2014
As you prepare for another action-packed Sunday of NFL football in this pivotal Week 15, Panini America is going to give you something to accompany your football-watching endeavors.... [ continued ]
 
Great Catch: Panini America Appreciates the Spectacular 2014 NFL Rookie Receiver Crop
December 13, 2014
We like declarations, have for some time. Instead of life, liberty and the pursuit of happiness, though, this one is about receiving yards, touchdowns and the pursuit of greatness... [ continued ]
 
“Johnny Cleveland” Manziel Items Arrive at Panini Authentic Ahead of First NFL Start
December 12, 2014
On Sunday afternoon in Cleveland, Browns quarterback Johnny Manziel will make his first-career NFL start — and the world will be watching. After more than three months waiting in the... [ continued ]
 
Panini America’s Newest Ink Arrivals Tease National Treasures, Immaculate, More
December 12, 2014
Every day inside Panini America HQ seems to bring with it another banner mail day. But when blockbuster products such as 2014 Immaculate Football, 2014 National Treasures Baseball... [ continued ]
 
Panini America’s Weekly Redemption Card Update: Megatron, Demaryius and More
December 12, 2014
In an effort to keep collectors updated on the status of those Panini America redemption cards that are currently being processed, we’ll post a list every week, like the one included... [ continued ]
 
Panini America, Pop Warner Little Scholars Renew Exclusive Relationship (Gallery)
December 11, 2014
Panini America, the world’s largest sports and entertainment collectibles company, announced today that it has renewed its exclusive relationship with Pop Warner Little Scholars with... [ continued ]
 
Day 4 Begins in iCollectPanini.com’s 13 Days of Christmas Sale (15% Off New Basketball)
December 11, 2014
iCollectPanini.com, the official online store of Panini America, is getting into the holiday spirit in a huge “Ho, Ho, Ho!” kind of way with its “13 Days of Christmas Specials” initiative... [ continued ]
 
Panini America Provides Details on New Dragon Ball Z Playmat, New Promos, More
December 11, 2014
Both inside and outside of Panini America HQ, fans of the company’s 2014 Dragon Ball Z Trading Card Game are hurtling headfirst into the heart of the holiday season. But developments... [ continued ]
 
The Panini America Quality Control Gallery: 2014 Select Football (144 Revealing Pics)
December 11, 2014
As the 2014 NFL season sprints into the heart of playoff-positioning season, it’s safe to say that things are heating up on the field. Obviously, it’s pretty hot in hobby shops across... [ continued ]
 
The Panini America Quality Control Gallery: 2014 Contenders Football Retail (66 Pics)
December 10, 2014
When the retail edition of Panini America’s 2014 Contenders Football begins arriving on mass-retail store shelves next week, the brand will be packing a bit of history with it. For... [ continued ]
 
Panini America Offers Detailed First Look at 2014-15 Gold Standard Basketball
December 09, 2014
There’s gold in them thar cards! At least there will be — once again — when Panini America’s Gold Standard Basketball releases for a new season in late January equipped with all the... [ continued ]
 
Panini America Begins 13 Days of Christmas Specials at iCollectPanini.com
December 08, 2014
iCollectPanini.com, the official online store of Panini America, is getting into the holiday spirit in a huge “Ho, Ho, Ho!” kind of way starting today with the launch of a “13 Days... [ continued ]
 
Panini America Offers Detailed First Look at 2014 Contenders Football (Gallery)
December 08, 2014
One of football’s favorite all-time trading card brands will join forces with one of the most prolific rookie classes in recent NFL history to create a star-studded and stacked 2014... [ continued ]
 
Panini America Delivers Preliminary Details on 2014 Elite Extra Edition Baseball
December 08, 2014
Panini America’s 2014 baseball season so far has been highlighted by several highly productive products — headlined by the likes of 2014 Donruss Baseball, 2014 Prizm Baseball, 2014... [ continued ]
 
Immaculate Inception: Panini America Eyes First Returns for 2014 Immaculate Football
December 07, 2014
Following two impressive editions of Immaculate Basketball and the recent debut of Immaculate Baseball, Panini America officials are diligently preparing to usher in the Immaculate... [ continued ]
 
Panini America, Denver Broncos Team Up for Special Arrow Trading Card Set
December 06, 2014
When the Denver Broncos host the Buffalo Bills at Sports Authority Field at Mile High on Sunday, fans in attendance will receive a special pack of Broncos trading cards produced by... [ continued ]
 
Gold, Black Prizms Remain Dazzling Drivers for Panini America’s Prizm Basketball
December 06, 2014
Panini America’s Prizm Basketball celebrated its third birthday earlier this week with the release of an impressive 2014-15 edition that features new Prizm colors, new Prizm variations,... [ continued ]
 
Teaser Gallery: Panini America Breaks Into Four 2014 USA Baseball Box Sets
December 05, 2014
As far as box sets go, you’d be hard-pressed to find one that packs a more powerful punch — in terms of value, design, appeal and potential — than this week’s release of the 2014 USA... [ continued ]
 
Experts: Panini America’s 2014 Black Friday Promotion Packs $1.5 Million Impact
December 05, 2014
Crediting additional manufacturer lead time and greater strategic planning from participating hobby shops, collectibles industry experts on Friday estimated the financial impact of... [ continued ]
 
Panini America’s Weekly Redemption Card Update: Durant, Witten, Bonds and More
December 05, 2014
In an effort to keep collectors updated on the status of those Panini America redemption cards that are currently being processed, we’ll post a list every week, like the one included... [ continued ]
 
Legendary Ichiro Inks History-Making First Autographs for Panini America (Gallery)
December 04, 2014
From the day he first stepped foot on a major league diamond with the Seattle Mariners way back in 2001, Ichiro was a sweet-singing, seemingly-overnight sensation. He was a national... [ continued ]
 
Teaser: Panini America Rips Early Boxes of 2014-15 Prizm Basketball, Hobby Jumbo
December 03, 2014
Hardcore hardcourt hobbyists are in for a basketball treat of Prizm proportions today with Panini America’s release of 2014-15 Prizm Basketball. The new edition arrives in hobby shops... [ continued ]
 
Panini America Delivers a Full Retail Review of 2014-15 Prestige Basketball (Gallery)
December 02, 2014
Now that Panini America’s 2014-15 Prestige Basketball release and its various SKUs have had the chance to make their mark in Target stores across North America, we thought now might... [ continued ]
 
The Panini America Quality Control Gallery: 2014 USA Baseball Box Set (108 Pics)
December 01, 2014
Later this week, Panini America will pay patriotic tribute to the brightest young stars in baseball with the release of the company’s 2014 USA Baseball Box Set, a 90-card release that... [ continued ]
 
The Panini America Quality Control Gallery: 2014-15 Prizm Basketball (123 Sweet Pics)
December 01, 2014
Panini America’s perennial, Optichrome-enhanced staple known as Prizm Basketball returns to the hardwood for a new season on Wednesday bolstered by a bevy of new enchanting colors,... [ continued ]
 
Panini America Partners with Buffalo Bills, Unyts for Special Trading Card Set
November 29, 2014
While the snow put some doubt on whether or not the Buffalo Bills would be playing this Sunday, there was never a doubt Panini America would find a way to plow through the snow. When... [ continued ]
 
Panini America Offers a Special Black Friday Preview of 2014-15 Prizm Basketball
November 28, 2014
Finally, 2014 Black Friday has arrived. While many Americans are packing malls and big-box mass merchandisers in search of great deals on holiday gifts, seemingly just as many collectors... [ continued ]
 
Panini America’s Weekly Redemption Card Update: Ovechkin, Griffey Jr. and More
November 28, 2014
In an effort to keep collectors updated on the status of those Panini America redemption cards that are currently being processed, we’ll post a list every week, like the one included... [ continued ]
 
Happy Inksgiving: Panini America Prepares an Autograph Feast to Be Thankful For
November 27, 2014
As you prepare to spend this Thanksgiving 2014 with family, friends, food, football and maybe even a little holiday shopping, all of us here at Panini America would like to wish you... [ continued ]
 
Teaser: Panini America Rips 15 Early Packs of 2014 Black Friday (Must-See Gallery)
November 26, 2014
For the fourth straight year, Panini America is about to turn Black Friday into a bona fide sports card shopping holiday at hobby shops across the country. Many dealers across North... [ continued ]
 
Panini America Honors Odell Beckham Jr.’s Immaculate Reception . . . Virtually
November 25, 2014
It was the catch caught ’round the world. Odell Beckham Jr.’s reality-defying one-handed touchdown grab on Sunday night against the Dallas Cowboys — while being interfered with, falling... [ continued ]
 
Passion Drives Tournament Play for 2014 Panini Dragon Ball Z TCG
November 25, 2014
It’s been a month since Panini America released the wildly successful 2014 Dragon Ball Z Trading Card Game, an epic relaunch of the popular TCG that has received rave reviews and intense... [ continued ]
 
Panini Authentic Delivers First Wave of 2014 Denver Broncos Game-Worn Jerseys
November 25, 2014
The defending AFC Champion Denver Broncos are enjoying another promising season in 2014, sitting atop the AFC West at 8-3 heading into Sunday night’s pivotal game against the Kansas... [ continued ]
 
Panini America Offers Detailed First Look at 2014-15 Paramount Basketball (Gallery)
November 25, 2014
If you know nothing else about Panini America’s new 2014-15 Paramount Basketball at this point, it’s paramount that you know this: Dufex technology — the original Dufex technology... [ continued ]
 
Panini America Produces Donruss Baseball Factory Set for First Time in Two Decades
November 24, 2014
For the first time in more than 20 years, the iconic Donruss Baseball brand finally has another factory set. And Panini America officials are celebrating a banner year for the brand... [ continued ]
 
Teaser: Panini America Rips Three Boxes of 2014 Crown Royale Football Hobby
November 24, 2014
Over the weekend here on The Knight’s Lance, we brought you the Teaser Gallery previewing three early boxes of 2014 Crown Royale Football Retail. Today, we’re following up with a similar... [ continued ]
 
iCollectPanini.com Begins Online Portion of Panini America 2014 Black Friday Promo
November 22, 2014
Just as we do every year, we’ve had many collectors ask how they can get involved in the Panini America Black Friday phenomenon if there are no participating brick-and-mortar hobby... [ continued ]
 
Teaser Gallery: Panini America Opens Three Boxes of 2014 Crown Royale Football Retail
November 22, 2014
On Wednesday, just one day before Thanksgiving leads to the inevitable madness of Black Friday, Panini America’s 2014 Crown Royale Football hits hobby shops across North America. But... [ continued ]
 
The Panini America Quality Control Gallery: 2014 Crown Royale Football (120 Pics)
November 21, 2014
One glimpse — at the uniquely die-cut base and insert cards or the still-stupendous-after-all-these-years Silhouettes — is usually all it takes for even the most casual collectors... [ continued ]
 
Signs of Black Friday: Panini America Peeks the Autograph Excellence of 2014 Set
November 21, 2014
Here we are, less than one full week from the biggest shopping day of the year and signs of Black Friday are all around us — on television commercials, website banner ads, radio spots,... [ continued ]
 
Panini America’s Weekly Redemption Card Update: Ovechkin, Faulk, King Felix, More
November 21, 2014
In an effort to keep collectors updated on the status of those Panini America redemption cards that are currently being processed, we’ll post a list every week, like the one included... [ continued ]
 
Rookie Intrigue: 2013-14 Intrigue Basketball NBA Draft Rookie X-Change Cards Arrive
November 20, 2014
Yesterday we brought you the exciting first look at the 2014 NBA Draft Rookie X-Change cards from last season’s 2013-14 Signatures Basketball that arrived hot off the presses just... [ continued ]
 
UPDATE: Panini America Offers Additional Details on 2014 Flawless Football Memorabilia Cards
November 20, 2014
As part of ongoing research into the processes and procedures that led to 168 cards (56 Patch cards each of Russell Wilson, Colin Kaepernick and Alshon Jeffery) in 2014 Flawless Football... [ continued ]
 
Panini America Returns Fabled Cracked Ice, Lava Flow Inserts to 2014 Black Friday Set
November 20, 2014
Our ongoing countdown coverage to Panini America’s 2014 Black Friday promotion continues unabated today with another must-see sneak peek, this time a showcase centered on the promotional... [ continued ]
 
X-Change Rate: Draft X-Change Cards Arrive from 2013-14 Signatures Basketball
November 19, 2014
When Panini America’s 2013-14 Signatures Basketball product released in late May, it included one special 2014 NBA Draft Rookie X-Change card in every box good for a Signatures Basketball... [ continued ]
 
Panini America 2014 Black Friday Set Offers Unique Memorabilia Inclusions (Gallery)
November 19, 2014
One of the greatest things about any holiday season is our penchant for sticking steadfastly to tried and true traditions that bring us joy, rekindle fond memories and make our seasonal... [ continued ]
 
2014 Donruss ‘The Rookies’ Baseball Box Set Coming Exclusively to iCollectPanini.com
November 18, 2014
It’s no stretch at all to classify 2014 as a downright magical year for the venerable Donruss Baseball brand. Panini America officials brought the product back with a collector-embraced... [ continued ]
 
Panini America CEO Addresses Jersey-Card Labeling Errors in 2014 Flawless Football
November 18, 2014
Panini America CEO Mark Warsop on Tuesday addressed an error within 2014 Flawless Football that led to cards featuring pieces of event-worn jerseys being mistakenly labeled as “game-worn.”... [ continued ]
 
Panini America Signs Washington Wizards Star John Wall to Exclusive Agreement
November 18, 2014
Panini America, the world’s largest sports and entertainment collectibles company and the exclusive trading card manufacturer of the National Basketball Association (NBA), announced... [ continued ]
 
Teaser Gallery: Panini America Cracks Open One Early Box of 2014 Classics Baseball
November 18, 2014
After almost 10 years away from the market, Panini America’s popular Classics Baseball brand will return to the diamond tomorrow with a history-heavy 2014 Classics Baseball release... [ continued ]
 
Teaser Gallery: Panini America Cracks Early Boxes of 2014-15 Totally Certified Basketball
November 17, 2014
It promises to be a Totally Certified kind of week here at Panini America, what with 2014 Totally Certified Football releasing today and 2014-15 Totally Certified Basketball launching... [ continued ]
 
Panini America Provides Detailed First Look at 2014 National Treasures Baseball
November 16, 2014
Last week here on The Knight’s Lance we brought you the jaw-dropping preview of Panini America’s upcoming 2014 National Treasures Baseball. That post, of course, was more about showcasing... [ continued ]
 
The Panini America Quality Control Gallery: 2014 Classics Baseball (108 Must-See Pics)
November 14, 2014
Don’t call it a comeback. Call it a resoundingly triumphant return; an epic reemergence that will remind longtime collectors just why Classics Baseball was so great in the first place... [ continued ]
 
Panini America’s Weekly Redemption Card Update: Griffey Jr., Flacco and More
November 14, 2014
In an effort to keep collectors updated on the status of those Panini America redemption cards that are currently being processed, we’ll post a list every week, like the one included... [ continued ]
 
Panini America Planning a 20th Anniversary Celebration for 2014 Absolute Football
November 13, 2014
Two decades in the constantly evolving trading card industry can sometimes seem like, well, an eternity. In a marketplace often earmarked by here-today, gone-tomorrow releases that... [ continued ]
 
Panini America Offers Detailed First Look at 2014-15 Court Kings Basketball (Gallery)
November 13, 2014
When the worlds of fine art and fast breaks collide, it’s almost a certainty that the winner of that clash — whether you’re a critic, a fan or a collector — will be the one watching.... [ continued ]
 
The Panini America Quality Control Gallery: 2014 Totally Certified Football (90 Pics)
November 13, 2014
To highlight just the new textured surface of 2014 Totally Certified Football’s base cards would literally just be scratching the surface. Dig a little deeper and you come to discover... [ continued ]
 
Epic Tease: Panini America Offers First Look at 2014 Totally Certified Football Epix Insert
November 12, 2014
You’ll likely be mesmerized by the colors . . . by the micro-etched magnificence . . . by the striking new designs . . . by the Rookie Cards . . . by the addition of holofoiled microo-etching... [ continued ]
 
Hook ‘Em: Panini America Lands Exclusive Agreement with the University of Texas
November 12, 2014
Panini America, the world’s largest sports and entertainment collectibles company, announced today that it has reached an exclusive multi-year trading card agreement with The University... [ continued ]
 
The Panini America Quality Control Gallery: 2014-15 Totally Certified Basketball
November 12, 2014
One week from today, Panini America’s 2014-15 Totally Certified Basketball will release across North America — and it will be totally equipped with the calling-card technologies that... [ continued ]
 
The Panini America Quality Control Gallery: 2014 Prizm Perennial Draft Picks Baseball
November 11, 2014
One of the baseball prospecting community’s most promising products — Panini America’s Prizm Perennial Draft Picks Baseball — made quite a colorful splash in its first run last season,... [ continued ]
 
Spectacular Early Returns: Panini America Peeks 2014 National Treasures Baseball
November 10, 2014
The last time Panini America released National Treasures Baseball during the 2012 season, that product created nothing short of a collecting phenomenon by raising the bar for what... [ continued ]
 
Panini America Offers Detailed First Look at 2014 Select Football (Preview Gallery)
November 09, 2014
When Panini America’s 2014 Select Football releases in early December, it won’t take long at all for collectors to discern the many differences between this version and the one that... [ continued ]
 
The Panini America Quality Control Gallery: 2014 Limited Football (78 Must-See Pics)
November 08, 2014
Panini America’s 2014 Limited Football released across North America yesterday packing an impressive array of new-look Phenoms, a bevy of upgraded designs, the game-dated uniqueness... [ continued ]
 
Panini America’s Weekly Redemption Card Update: Newton, Alomar, Springer, More
November 07, 2014
In an effort to keep collectors updated on the status of those Panini America redemption cards that are currently being processed, we’ll post a list every week, like the one included... [ continued ]
 
2014 Limited Football’s Game Day Materials Set Brings Game Dates Back to Mem Cards
November 07, 2014
With Panini America’s 2014 Limited Football releasing today, collectors across North America are discovering many new twists to the venerable brand that make the new version stand... [ continued ]
 
Panini America Begins Peeking Autographs Coming to 2014 Black Friday Promotion
November 05, 2014
Now that the calendar has turned to November, we’ll begin unveiling even more specifics about Panini America’s upcoming 2014 Black Friday set. We’ve already shown you plenty to get... [ continued ]
 
Panini America Lands Exclusive Agreements with Mississippi State, Baylor, More Than 200 Additional Universities
November 04, 2014
Panini America, the world’s largest sports and entertainment collectibles company, announced today that it has reached exclusive trading card agreements with Mississippi State, Baylor,... [ continued ]
 
Teaser Gallery: Panini America Breaks Four Early Boxes of 2014 Limited Football
November 03, 2014
With Panini America’s 2014 Limited Football slated to release on Friday, we’re going to switch things up just a bit here at The Knight’s Lance. Normally at this stage of a product’s... [ continued ]
 
Teaser Gallery: Panini America Peeks Inside Six Briefcases of 2014 Flawless Football
October 30, 2014
The time for teasers is over. Seemingly everything that can be previewed has been. In less than 24 hours, Panini America’s 2014 Flawless Football, one of the most super-premium — and... [ continued ]
 
Panini America Offers Detailed First Look at 2014 Country Music Trading Card Set
October 29, 2014
There’s a special bond between country music stars and their biggest fans that perhaps runs a little deeper than most. Country music devotees crave their favorite artists. They cheer... [ continued ]
 
Panini America Readies Historic Derek Jeter Buy-Back Autographs for Future Releases
October 29, 2014
Leave it to iconic New York Yankees captain Derek Jeter to make history — again. For the first time ever, one of the most beloved players in the storied history of pinstripes will... [ continued ]
 
Panini America Rips 2014 Playbook Football with a Video, a Gallery and a Contest
October 28, 2014
After just a few days on the market, it’s safe to say that Panini America’s reconfigured 2014 Playbook Football has been a big hit for thrill-seeking collectors feasting on some of... [ continued ]
 
Panini America Takes One Final Pre-Release Look at 2014 Flawless Football (Gallery)
October 28, 2014
There’s a palpable anticipation meandering through the sports collecting universe right about now. Indeed, while football collectors across North America are still steadfastly immersed... [ continued ]
 
Catch 22: Legendary Emmitt Smith Spends a Few Flawless Moments with Panini America
October 27, 2014
It’s not every day that you get to spend some quality time with the NFL’s all-time leading rusher. Clearly, last Thursday was no ordinary day. I jumped at the chance to accompany Panini... [ continued ]
 
Inside Flawless: Panini America Offers More Insight into 2014 Flawless Football (Gallery)
October 25, 2014
The all-out onslaught on previewing the drool-inducing collection-makers coming to next Friday’s release of 2014 Flawless Football continues unabated today here on The Knight’s Lance... [ continued ]
 
Flawless Friday: Panini America Provides a Revealing Glance at 2014 Flawless Football
October 24, 2014
You want to know how I know this was a productive work week for me? I got to go over to the Panini America production facility twice in a span of four days. I ventured over Monday... [ continued ]
 
Panini America Offers New FAQ, Final Batch of Images for 2014 Dragon Ball Z TCG
October 24, 2014
It’s been a glorious week on the Dragon Ball Z front as Panini America’s triumphant reintroduction of the popular Trading Card Game has been met with rave reviews and passionate participation... [ continued ]
 
Panini America’s Weekly Redemption Card Update: Arian Foster, Paul George, More
October 24, 2014
In an effort to keep collectors updated on the status of those Panini America redemption cards that are currently being processed, we’ll post a list every week, like the one included... [ continued ]
 
Panini America Agrees to Exclusive Trading Card Deals with Three Major Universities
October 23, 2014
Panini America, the world’s largest sports and entertainment collectibles company, announced today that it has agreed to terms with the University of Georgia, the University of Kentucky... [ continued ]
 
Panini Collection, Rookie Portraits Add Pop to Panini America’s 2014 Black Friday Set
October 23, 2014
We began pulling the curtain back on the grand plans for our 2014 Black Friday promotion set earlier this week. Now that the preview process has officially begun, you can count on... [ continued ]
 
Teaser Gallery: Panini America Breaks Open Six Early Boxes of 2014 Playbook Football
October 22, 2014
In two short days, Panini America’s highly anticipated 2014 Playbook Football will arrive in hobby shops across North America, offering a bold, new take on one of the industry’s most... [ continued ]
 
Panini America Provides Detailed First Look at 2014 Black Friday Promotion (Gallery)
October 21, 2014
It’s been called the most successful hobby shop promotion of all time by longtime industry experts. It’s made hobby shops across North America bona fide post-Thanksgiving retail destinations.... [ continued ]
 
Tackling Flawless: Panini America Peeks the Jumbo Juiciness of 2014 Flawless Football
October 21, 2014
This is how I felt every December 24 as a kid growing up. Stomach in knots and battling butterflies at the same time. Nervous. Anxious. Excited. Indeed, waiting for one of your favorite... [ continued ]
 
The Panini America Quality Control Gallery: 2014 Playbook Football (141 Must-See Pics)
October 20, 2014
If you happened to be by the Panini America Twitter feed late last week, you were in for a special treat — a virtual front-row seat to packout process for 2014 Playbook Football. It... [ continued ]
 
Panini America Offers Detailed First Look at 2014 Crown Royale Football (Gallery)
October 19, 2014
Panini America’s Crown Royale Football, one of the most uniquely designed and instantly recognizable brands in the trading card industry, returns for the 2014 season just one day before... [ continued ]
 
Panini America Breaks Boxes of Target-Only 2014-15 Prestige Basketball Plus (Gallery)
October 18, 2014
Yesterday here on The Knight’s Lance we brought you the world-premiere first look at Panini America’s new 2014-15 Prestige Basketball Premium, one of four new Prestige Basketball SKUs... [ continued ]
 
Target Demographic: Panini America Offers 2014-15 Prestige Basketball Only at Target
October 17, 2014
The venerable Prestige Basketball brand will usher in a bold, new collecting frontier when it starts hitting store shelves early next week. For the first time ever, Prestige Basketball... [ continued ]
 
Panini America Breaks 24-Pack DBZ Booster; Offers Release-Day FAQs
October 17, 2014
The big day has arrived. Finally, Panini America’s 2014 Dragon Ball Z Trading Card Game is live. The triumphant return of the iconic TCG brings with it immense excitement and anticipation.... [ continued ]
 
Panini America’s Weekly Redemption Card Update: Jim Kelly, Frank Gore and More
October 17, 2014
In an effort to keep collectors updated on the status of those Panini America redemption cards that are currently being processed, we’ll post a list every week, like the one included... [ continued ]
 
Panini America Sheds Light on Rookie Card Variations within 2014 Prizm Football
October 16, 2014
Now that collectors have had almost two weeks to appreciate Panini America’s 2014 Prizm Football, many of them have begun gravitating toward the many Rookie Card variations randomly... [ continued ]
 
Panini Authentic Delivers First Wave of 2014 Dallas Cowboys Game-Worn Jerseys
October 16, 2014
In the span of six short weeks, the Dallas Cowboys have become the talk of the NFL for all the right reasons, helped immensely by a five-game winning streak that has restored 1990s... [ continued ]
 
Panini America Previews Ultra Rare, Rare Cards in 2014 Dragon Ball Z Trading Card Game
October 16, 2014
When it comes to previewing Panini America’s highly anticipated 2014 Dragon Ball Z Trading Card Game, we’ve shown you the Commons. We’ve shown you the Uncommons. Today, though, we’re... [ continued ]
 
Panini America Delivers a Retail Rainbow to Colorfully Complement 2014 Prizm Football
October 15, 2014
Later this week in mass retail outlets across North America, the long-awaited retail versions of 2014 Prizm Football will arrive to enchant retail-minded collectors much the same way... [ continued ]
 
Having a Blast(er): Panini America Rips Two Early Blasters of 2014 Prizm Football Retail
October 15, 2014
It’s not often that a retail version of a mainstream NFL trading card release can make hobby history — but Panini America’s 2014 Prizm Football Retail Blaster configuration is not... [ continued ]
 
Panini America Offers Detailed First Look at 2014-15 Prizm Basketball (Preview Gallery)
October 15, 2014
In the span of about three years, Panini America’s popular Prizm brand has developed into one of the collecting industry’s most popular products across all four major sports. But the... [ continued ]
 
Uncommon Occurrence: Previewing Every 2014 Dragon Ball Z TCG Uncommon Card (Gallery)
October 15, 2014
On the heels of yesterday’s revealing look at the Prizm and Common cards coming to Friday’s release of the 2014 Dragon Ball Z Trading Card Game comes today’s preview of the set’s Uncommon... [ continued ]
 
Panini America, ESPN’s Trent Dilfer Partner for Panini Super Bowl Kid Reporter Contest
October 14, 2014
Panini America, the world’s largest sports and entertainment collectibles company and an official licensee of the NFL and NFL Players Inc., announced today that ESPN NFL analyst and... [ continued ]
 
Teaser Gallery: Panini America Cracks First Box of 2014-15 NBA Hoops Basketball
October 14, 2014
The 2014-15 NBA regular season begins two weeks from today. The 2014-15 NBA collecting season begins tomorrow. That’s when Panini America releases the highly anticipated 2014-15 NBA... [ continued ]
 
Panini America Sneaks a Peek at 2014 Dragon Ball Z TCG Prizms, Commons and More
October 14, 2014
We’ve spent the better part of the last month here on the official blog of the Panini America Dragon Ball Z Trading Card Game providing exclusive glimpses of the set in advance of... [ continued ]
 
Panini America Offers Detailed First Look at 2014 Totally Certified Football (Gallery)
October 13, 2014
The mesmerizing magnificence of microetching. The brilliantly colored Mirror parallels. The epic nature of Epix. The innovative Clear Cloth memorabilia cards. Brand staples one and... [ continued ]
 
The Panini America NFLPA Rookie Premiere Recall: Giants WR Odell Beckham Jr.
October 12, 2014
It took some time — perhaps a little more than New York Giants fans and collectors had anticipated — but Odell Beckham Jr. finally made his presence felt with Big Blue in Week 5 of... [ continued ]
 
Kelvin Benjamin Offers Must-See First Look at 2014 Contenders Football (Gallery)
October 11, 2014
As far as NFL days off go, the one Carolina Panthers rookie wide receiver Kelvin Benjamin spent with Panini America on Tuesday was quite productive. For starters, he helped Panini... [ continued ]
 
The Many Flawless Returns of Seahawks QB Russell Wilson: A Panini America Gallery
October 10, 2014
Panini America’s upcoming 2014 Flawless Football just keeps getting better. Earlier this week we brought you many of the reasons why. But had we known then that Seattle Seahawks superstar... [ continued ]
 
Panini America’s Weekly Redemption Card Update: Kobe, Abreu, KD, Cabrera, More
October 10, 2014
In an effort to keep collectors updated on the status of those Panini America redemption cards that are currently being processed, we’ll post a list every week, like the one included... [ continued ]
 
Panini America Offers a Must-Read Transition Guide for DBZ TCG Players New and Old
October 09, 2014
Editor’s Note: The following transition guide was written by Richie Williams, an external playtester for Panini America’s 2014 Dragon Ball Z Trading Card Game and the author of the... [ continued ]
 
The Panini America Quality Control Gallery: 2014-15 NBA Hoops Basketball (123 Pics)
October 08, 2014
Truth be told, if this particular blog post included everything that Panini America’s new 2014-15 NBA Hoops Basketball had to offer, you’d still be reading it this time next week when... [ continued ]
 
Tuesday Teaser: Panini America Provides an Update on 2014 Flawless Football Autos
October 07, 2014
Every day, it seems, a new NFL superstar returns his on-card autographs for the upcoming 2014 Flawless Football to Panini America HQ. Tom Brady. Brett Favre. Lawrence Taylor. Johnny... [ continued ]
 
Panini America Offers Detailed First Look at 2014 Classics Baseball (Preview Gallery)
October 07, 2014
Early next month, Panini America is calling on a proud part of its past to add a late-season jolt to the baseball card category. In early November, after nine long years away, the... [ continued ]
 
Teaser Gallery: Panini America Breaks Early Boxes of 2014 Hall of Fame Baseball
October 06, 2014
Panini America on Wednesday will release to the collecting masses 2014 Hall of Fame 75th Anniversary Baseball, the company’s third annual trading-card tribute licensed by the National... [ continued ]
 
Teaser Gallery: Panini America Rips a Box of 2014 Prizm Football Hobby Jumbo
October 06, 2014
Panini America’s 2014 Prizm Football released in hobby shops across North America on Friday, ushering in a bold, new multicolored Prizm parallel universe in the process. So far, the... [ continued ]
 
‘Where Is It? Weekend’ Returns with Shot to Win Immaculate Baseball, Prizm Football
October 04, 2014
It’s been three long weeks since our last episode of Panini America’s vaunted “Where Is It? Weekend,” and that can mean only one thing: It’s time to do it again and give Panini America... [ continued ]
 
Panini America Offers Detailed First Look at 2014 Limited Football (Preview Gallery)
October 03, 2014
It takes years of consistency to build and can be damaged irreparably with one down year, but if treated properly (with reverence and respect and an eye toward steady improvement),... [ continued ]
 
Panini America Offers Detailed First Look at 2014 Prizm Perennial Draft Picks Baseball
October 03, 2014
In addition to featuring the first-ever trading cards of international sensation Rusney Castillo, 2014 Prizm Perennial Draft Picks Baseball will introduce a plethora of new Prizm... [ continued ]
 
Panini America’s Weekly Redemption Card Update: Aikman, Ripken, Fisk and More
October 03, 2014
In an effort to keep collectors updated on the status of those Panini America redemption cards that are currently being processed, we’ll post a list every week, like the one included... [ continued ]
 
Teaser Gallery: Panini America Cracks Open Two Early Boxes of 2014 Prizm Football
October 02, 2014
Just when you thought tomorrow being Friday was reason enough to get excited, Panini America gives you even more to look forward to: The release of 2014 Prizm Football. The most vibrant,... [ continued ]
 
Panini America Offers Detailed First Look at 2014-15 Totally Certified Basketball
October 02, 2014
The Panini America Sales team sent out the preliminary solicitation information for 2014-15 Totally Certified Basketball this morning and the first sentence in the email is certainly... [ continued ]
 
Panini America’s Pink Prizms Pay Tribute to the NFL’s “A Crucial Catch” Campaign
October 02, 2014
The NFL and its players will be taking a decidedly pink tint to the field in Week 5 with the kickoff of the league’s annual “A Crucial Catch” breast cancer campaign, an October partnership... [ continued ]
 
The Panini America Quality Control Gallery: 2014 Hall of Fame Baseball (144 Pics)
October 01, 2014
It’s no real secret that the first two standalone Cooperstown releases produced under Panini America’s relationship with the National Baseball Hall of Fame have been quite similar... [ continued ]
 
Panini America Bringing Kelvin Benjamin to N.C. Shop for 2014 NFL POD Kickoff Party
October 01, 2014
Next Tuesday evening inside Cardiacs Sports & Memorabilia in Cary, N.C., one of the hottest rookies of the 2014 NFL season will serve as Panini America’s special guest as the company... [ continued ]
 
Panini America Preparing Major Inventory Update to the Panini Rewards Program
September 30, 2014
Panini America’s pioneering Panini Rewards program is on the verge of becoming a lot more rewarding. Over the course of the next several weeks, Panini America officials will be adding... [ continued ]
 
Panini America Releases New Demo Decks, Card Images for 2014 DBZ TCG
September 30, 2014
Hot on the heels of last week’s world premiere reveal of the first three Demo Decks and 75 card images from Panini America’s upcoming 2014 Dragon Ball Z Trading Card Game, company... [ continued ]
 
Teaser Gallery: Panini America Opens Three Briefcases of 2013-14 Flawless Basketball
September 29, 2014
It’s here. At long last, 2013-14 Flawless Basketball release week has arrived — and it’s brought palpable senses of enthusiasm and excitement with it. The highly anticipated final... [ continued ]
 
The Panini America Quality Control Gallery: 2014 Prizm Football (135 Must-See Pics)
September 29, 2014
When Panini America’s 2014 Prizm Football releases in hobby shops across North America on Wednesday, the popular brand will usher in a new parallel universe; a colorful, Prizm-infused... [ continued ]
 
The Panini America NFLPA Rookie Premiere Recall: Vikings QB Teddy Bridgewater
September 28, 2014
Later this afternoon, Minnesota Vikings rookie quarterback Teddy Bridgewater will make his first NFL start, which makes Minnesota’s home game against the Atlanta Falcons something... [ continued ]
 
Fit for a King: Panini America Takes Pre-Ink Peek at 2014 Crown Royale Football
September 27, 2014
You never know what special deliveries might arrive at Panini America HQ on any given day, which means even the last few hours of a lazy Friday afternoon can turn into excitement central... [ continued ]
 
The Potent Penmanship of Panini America’s 2014 Prizm Football: A Must-See Gallery
September 26, 2014
Yesterday we delivered your first extended look at the bold, new lineup of Prizm parallels coming to Panini America’s 2014 Prizm Football. Today, we’re turning our pre-release attention... [ continued ]
 
Panini America’s Weekly Redemption Card Update: Olajuwon, Kobe, Fasth and More
September 26, 2014
In an effort to keep collectors updated on the status of those Panini America redemption cards that are currently being processed, we’ll post a list every week, like the one included... [ continued ]
 
Panini America Appreciates the Many Colors of 2014 Prizm Football (Must-See Gallery)
September 25, 2014
The collecting rainbow is coming. Next week, Panini America officials will unleash a boldly revamped Prizm Football to a passionate collecting audience that has often requested additional... [ continued ]
 
Panini America Presents the Many Signature Moments of 2013-14 Flawless Basketball
September 24, 2014
Earlier today, several white-gloved members of the Panini America NBA Product Development Team hand-packed the final few black briefcases of 2013-14 Flawless Basketball, bringing official... [ continued ]
 
Panini America Shares Demo Decks, New Images for 2014 DBZ TCG
September 24, 2014
Panini America officials on Wednesday afternoon gave anxiously waiting fans of the company’s upcoming 2014 Dragon Ball Z Trading Card Game plenty of reasons for excitement in the form... [ continued ]
 
Teaser Gallery: Panini America Opens Three Early Boxes of 2014 Immaculate Baseball
September 23, 2014
Less than 24 hours from now, the highly anticipated debut edition of Panini America’s Immaculate Baseball will arrive in hobby shops across North America featuring some of the sickest... [ continued ]
 
The Panini America Quality Control Gallery: 2014 Immaculate Baseball (60 Sweet Pics)
September 22, 2014
For the better part of the last month here on The Knight’s Lance, we’ve been previewing one tantalizing aspect after another of Panini America’s upcoming 2014 Immaculate Baseball.... [ continued ]
 
The Panini America NFLPA Rookie Premiere Recall: Buffalo Bills WR Sammy Watkins
September 21, 2014
The first receiver taken in the 2014 NFL Draft, Buffalo Bills rookie speedster Sammy Watkins is a big play personified, a blazing, blue-and-red blur with surefire hands to match. Watkins... [ continued ]
 
Crown Jewels: Panini America Explores the Many Gems of 2013-14 Flawless Basketball
September 20, 2014
Of the myriad lessons we learned last year from the debut release of Flawless Basketball, perhaps none was more poignant than this: Diamonds, as it turns out, are not just a girl’s... [ continued ]
 
Panini America Eyes the Jumbo Juiciness of 2013-14 Flawless Basketball (Gallery)
September 19, 2014
During these final furious stages of Panini America’s 2013-14 NBA product season, all eyes have settled on one product and one product only: 2013-14 Flawless Basketball. At this very... [ continued ]
 
Panini America’s Weekly Redemption Card Update: KD, Crosby, Manning, Luck, More
September 19, 2014
In an effort to keep collectors updated on the status of those Panini America redemption cards that are currently being processed, we’ll post a list every week, like the one included... [ continued ]
 
Bills Receiver Sammy Watkins Earns Week 2 2014 Pepsi NFL Rookie of the Week Honors
September 19, 2014
Voters on NFL.com have made their choice. Wide receiver Sammy Watkins of the Buffalo Bills is the Week 2 2014 Pepsi NFL Rookie of the Week for games played September 11-15, the NFL... [ continued ]
 
Panini America Unveils Packaging for 2014 Dragon Ball Z TCG
September 19, 2014
It’s a package deal. Literally. For this particular post, you see, is all about unveiling the official packaging for Panini America’s 2014 Dragon Ball Z Trading Card Game. Company... [ continued ]
 
Nasty Jumbo Cleats Insert Slides Impeccably into 2014 Immaculate Baseball (Gallery)
September 18, 2014
It’s almost impossible to step your game up without the right footwear — which is why Panini America officials went about acquiring only the best for the revolutionary Jumbo Cleats... [ continued ]
 
An Immaculate Intro: Panini America Starts Packout for 2014 Immaculate Baseball
September 17, 2014
At this very moment (provided you’re reading this on Wednesday), Wes Elliott, Micah Layton and other members of the Panini America Product Development Team are hard at work at the... [ continued ]
 
Panini America Offers Detailed First Look at 2014-15 NBA Hoops Basketball (Gallery)
September 16, 2014
Even as the collecting world awaits next week’s release of 2013-14 Flawless Basketball, the highly anticipated final release of the 2013-14 NBA collecting season, Panini America officials... [ continued ]
 
Panini Authentic, OC Dugout to Host a Rare Public Signing with Blake Griffin Monday
September 15, 2014
On Monday afternoon at The OC Dugout in Anaheim, Calif., Los Angeles Clippers superstar — and Panini Authentic-exclusive athlete — Blake Griffin will make a rare public signing appearance... [ continued ]
 
‘Where Is It? Weekend’ Returns with a Shot to Win 2013-14 Immaculate Basketball
September 15, 2014
It’s been two long weeks since our last episode of Panini America’s vaunted “Where Is It? Weekend,” and that can mean only one thing: It’s time to do it again and give Panini America... [ continued ]
 
The Panini America NFLPA Rookie Premiere Recall: Kelvin Benjamin, Carolina Panthers
September 15, 2014
The first thing you notice about Carolina Panthers rookie wide receiver Kelvin Benjamin is his freakish physique. The 6-6, 240-pound frame that somehow seems even bigger. Massive mitts... [ continued ]
 
Panini America Offers a Preliminary Peek at 2014 Flawless Football (Must-See Gallery)
September 15, 2014
Pssst . . . Panini America’s fabulously, famously high-end Flawless brand that redefined what a super-premium product could be in basketball is coming to football — and it’s bringing... [ continued ]
 
Panini America’s Weekly Redemption Card Update: Cam, Marino and Heavy Hockey
September 12, 2014
In an effort to keep collectors updated on the status of those Panini America redemption cards that are currently being processed, we’ll post a list every week, like the one included... [ continued ]
 
Panthers WR Kelvin Benjamin Earns Week 1 2014 Pepsi NFL Rookie of the Week Honors
September 12, 2014
Voters on NFL.com have made their choice. Wide receiver Kelvin Benjamin of the Carolina Panthers is the Week 1 2014 Pepsi NFL Rookie of the Week for games played September 4-8, the... [ continued ]
 
Panini America Offers Detailed First Look at 2014 Playbook Football (Preview Gallery)
September 12, 2014
The next chapter in the short-but-storied history of Panini America’s Playbook Football brand is steadfastly being written as we speak, and it will provide a dramatically different... [ continued ]
 
KD, Carmelo, Cam and Cordarrelle Headline Newest Panini America Autograph Arrivals
September 11, 2014
Evan as Panini America’s new 2013-14 Immaculate Basketball continues blazing a trail in the collecting community during its second day of release, the full-steam-ahead plans for upcoming... [ continued ]
 
Panini America Addresses Freshman Fabric Rewards Points in 2014 Certified Football
September 10, 2014
The late-stage insertion of informational fliers inside inner cases of Panini America’s 2014 Certified Football last week has created some confusion among collectors regarding what... [ continued ]
 
Shoe-In for Set of the Year: A Master Gallery of Immaculate Basketball’s Sneak Peek
September 10, 2014
The revolutionary Sneak Peek insert randomly inserted into Panini America’s 2013-14 Immaculate Basketball has been one of the most talked-about insert sets in recent trading card history... [ continued ]
 
Together Again: Panini America, Pepsi Team for 2014 Pepsi NFL Rookie of the Week
September 10, 2014
We love NFL rookies at Panini America. We love interacting with them at the NFLPA Rookie Premiere every summer. We love the fact that with their potential and their performances, they... [ continued ]
 
Prizm Uncut: Panini America Dives Between the Sheets with 2014 Prizm Football
September 09, 2014
Panini America created quite a splash a few weeks back with the preliminary first look at a completely revamped Prizm Football for the 2014 season — and that splash had quite a lot... [ continued ]
 
Teaser Gallery: Panini America Cracks Early Boxes of 2013-14 Immaculate Basketball
September 08, 2014
The heavyweight hoops hits keep coming from Panini America HQ. A few weeks back, it was 2013-14 National Treasures Basketball. This week, the collecting world will welcome the arrival... [ continued ]
 
Panini America ‘Certifiably Football’ Sunday Gallery Shines on 2014 Certified Football
September 07, 2014
In this Sunday celebration of epic proportions, Panini America is honoring the opening weekend of the 2014 NFL season by showcasing the manifold memorabilia majesty housed within the... [ continued ]
 
Inside Immaculate: Panini America Surveys More from 2013-14 Immaculate Basketball
September 05, 2014
As if collector anticipation for 2013-14 Immaculate Basketball wasn’t heightened enough after this Tuesday’s world-premiere unveiling of the product’s revolutionary Sneak Peek insert,... [ continued ]
 
Panini America’s Weekly Redemption Card Update: Prime Ties, Chris Mullin, More
September 05, 2014
In an effort to keep collectors updated on the status of those Panini America redemption cards that are currently being processed, we’ll post a list every week, like the one included... [ continued ]
 
Teaser: Panini America Rips Open Two Early Boxes of 2014 Certified Football (Gallery)
September 04, 2014
Welcome to the unofficial national holiday known as The 2014 NFL Season Starts Today Day. Tonight, the defending champion Seattle Seahawks host the Green Bay Packers in a monumental... [ continued ]
 
Panini America’s 2014 NFL Player of the Day Set Features Autos, Mem, Cracked Ice
September 04, 2014
Bolstered by a record-breaking number of participating hobby shops, industry-first autograph cards of several key veterans and the promotion’s first-ever player-worn memorabilia cards,... [ continued ]
 
Longevity Returns to Provide a Retail Boost to 2014 Rookies & Stars Football (Gallery)
September 03, 2014
While the hobby version of 2014 Rookies & Stars Football has been driving hardcore football collectors into hobby shops for a few weeks now, the longstanding Longevity retail counterpart... [ continued ]
 
Out of the Box: Panini America’s Sneak Peek Insert Gives Game-Worn Kicks a New Home
September 02, 2014
If the shoe fits, you don’t always wear it. Sometimes when the shoe fits — even barely — you make history with it. And when the shoes that barely fit also happen to have been worn... [ continued ]
 
Panini America Offers Detailed First Look at 2014 Hall of Fame Baseball (Gallery)
September 02, 2014
For the last two years, Panini America has paid tribute to the greatest baseball players of all time with standalone Hall of Fame Baseball releases, a result of the company’s relationship... [ continued ]
 
The Panini America Quality Control Gallery: 2014 Certified Football (123 Sweet Pics)
September 01, 2014
Football fans, rejoice! NFL Kickoff Week has finally arrived. Thursday night, the defending Super Bowl champion Seattle Seahawks host the Green Back Packers in a must-see matchup that... [ continued ]
 
‘Where Is It? Weekend’ Returns with a Shot to Win 2013-14 National Treasures Hockey
August 30, 2014
It’s been two long weeks since our last riveting edition of Panini America’s vaunted “Where Is It? Weekend,” and that can mean only one thing: It’s time to do it again and give Panini... [ continued ]
 
2013-14 National Treasures Hockey Stars in a Must-See Episode of Panini Unwrapped
August 29, 2014
Yesterday afternoon from the cozy confines of the front lobby at Panini America HQ, Chris Barr and Tracy Hackler sat down with a few boxes of the live-today juggernaut known as 2013-14... [ continued ]
 
Panini America’s Weekly Redemption Card Update: New NT Basketball Tops Report
August 29, 2014
In an effort to keep collectors updated on the status of those Panini America redemption cards that are currently being processed, we’ll post a list every week, like the one included... [ continued ]
 
A Tip of the Kap: Panini America Catches Up with Colin Kaepernick for Key Signing
August 28, 2014
Late last week, while he was leading the San Francisco 49ers through the final stages of training camp in preparation for next Sunday’s 2014 NFL season-opener against the Dallas Cowboys,... [ continued ]
 
Golden: Panini America Explores the Gilded Ink in 2013-14 Immaculate Basketball
August 28, 2014
While the Immaculate Basketball brand will always be known as a haven for some of the most majestic NBA memorabilia cards created every year, that lofty reputation tends to obscure... [ continued ]
 
Large and In Charge: Panini America Begins Packout for 2013-14 Immaculate Basketball
August 27, 2014
It’s official: Packout has begun for Panini America’s 2013-14 Immaculate Basketball, only one of the most anticipated releases of the entire sports card year. Immaculate as a brand... [ continued ]
 
Gallery: Panini America Breaks Early Boxes of 2013-14 National Treasures Hockey
August 27, 2014
If 2013-14 National Treasures Hockey truly is the final Panini America NHL trading card product you’ll ever see, I have but one thing to say: What a way to go. Following a steady,... [ continued ]
 
Before Packout: Panini America Catches Up with 2014 Certified Football (Gallery)
August 26, 2014
On a trip to the Panini America production facility yesterday to capture the initial wave of packout for 2013-14 Immaculate Basketball (which looks spectacular, by the way), I came... [ continued ]
 
It’s Gotta Be the Shoes: Sneak a Peek Inside Panini America’s Immaculate Basketball
August 25, 2014
Back in the late 1980s, Spike Lee helped Nike put Air Jordans on the mainstream map with his entertaining portrayal of Mars Blackmon, a hype man of the highest order who contended... [ continued ]
 
Panini America Offers Detailed First Look at 2014 Prizm Football Hobby Jumbos
August 25, 2014
Late last week we brought you a revealing first look at the hobby and retail editions of Panini America’s revamped 2014 Prizm Football. Today, we’re following up with a preview of... [ continued ]
 
Panini America Provides a Preliminary Look at 2014 Immaculate Baseball (Gallery)
August 25, 2014
You’ve seen some of the early autograph returns coming to the highly anticipated baseball debut of 2014 Immaculate Baseball. Today, we’re going to pull the curtain back just a little... [ continued ]
 
Panini America Shares Another Pre-Release Look at 2013-14 National Treasures Hockey
August 24, 2014
Treasured Steel. Buried Treasure. Spectacular booklet cards. Notable Nicknames. Sweeter by the Dozen 12-piece memorabilia cards. Booklet cards with 24 pieces of memorabilia. Flawless... [ continued ]
 
Fit to be Tied: Panini America Unveils Prime Ties Insert from 2013-14 Prime Hockey
August 23, 2014
One look, even the slightest glimpse, of Panini America’s Prime Ties insert annually incorporated into Prime Hockey and you’ll understand why popular Yahoo Sports! blog Puck Daddy... [ continued ]
 
Panini America Offers Detailed First Look at Colorful, Revamped 2014 Prizm Football
August 22, 2014
Circle “September 24? on your calendar. It promises to be a history-maker. It’s the day Panini America’s 2014 Prizm Football arrives in hobby shops across North America and ushers... [ continued ]
 
Cards of Steel: Heavy-Metal Pioneers Ready to Rock 2013-14 National Treasures Hockey
August 22, 2014
To suggest that Panini America’s upcoming 2013-14 National Treasures Hockey is cutting-edge stuff would be putting things literally — and mildly. The sizable list of innovations coming... [ continued ]
 
Panini America’s Weekly Redemption Card Update: Shaq, Magic, Morris and More
August 22, 2014
In an effort to keep collectors updated on the status of those Panini America redemption cards that are currently being processed, we’ll post a list every week, like the one included... [ continued ]
 
Late-Season Baseball Lineup Packing Punch with Newest Panini America Arrivals
August 21, 2014
You haven’t yet heard much about Panini America’s stacked late-season baseball lineup. But you will — and soon. In fact, keep reading and you’ll catch the first glimpses of a classic... [ continued ]
 
Panini America Sheds Light on Rookie Card Variations in 2014 Rookies & Stars Football
August 21, 2014
High-volume breakers of 2014 Rookies & Stars Football have no doubt already discovered them in the two weeks since the product went live. Casual collectors, however, may have flipped... [ continued ]
 
Inside NT: Panini America Opens Two Boxes of 2013-14 National Treasures Basketball
August 20, 2014
National Treasures release day, in any sport, has become something of a national hobby holiday in recent years as the entire collecting community it seems fixes its gaze on the many... [ continued ]
 
Inside NT: Eyeing the Autograph Excellence of 2013-14 National Treasures Basketball
August 19, 2014
Tomorrow, at long last, Panini America’s 2013-14 National Treasures Basketball will arrive in hobby shops across North America, offering countless breathtaking reasons as to why it’s... [ continued ]
 
Panini America Offers Detailed First Look at 2013-14 Flawless Basketball (Gallery)
August 18, 2014
While an international basketball collecting audience counts down these final white-knuckle days until Wednesday’s celebrated release of 2013-14 National Treasures Basketball, NT release... [ continued ]
 
‘Where Is It? Weekend’ Returns with a Shot to Win Boxes of Panini America Product
August 16, 2014
It’s been several weeks since our last riveting edition of Panini America’s vaunted “Where Is It? Weekend,” and that can mean only one thing: It’s time to do it again and give Panini... [ continued ]
 
Inside NT: Legendary Logomen Add Luster to 2013-14 National Treasures Basketball
August 15, 2014
Logoman. Three syllables. One word. And the mere mention of it conjures up visions of collecting royalty. It’s arguably the most in-demand prime piece in memorabilia card history,... [ continued ]
 
Panini America’s Weekly Redemption Card Update: Steph Curry, Steve Nash, More
August 15, 2014
In an effort to keep collectors updated on the status of those Panini America redemption cards that are currently being processed, we’ll post a list every week, like the one included... [ continued ]
 
Gallery: Panini America Continues Packout for 2013-14 National Treasures Hockey
August 14, 2014
Between the comprehensive galleries posted here on The Knight’s Lance and the high-powered hits of Chris Barr’s @PaniniAmerica Twitter takeovers live from the Panini America production... [ continued ]
 
Panini America Offers Detailed First Look at 2014 Certified Football (Preview Gallery)
August 14, 2014
Just one day before the NFL kicks off the 2014 regular season with a titanic Thursday night tilt between the Green Bay Packers and Seattle Seahawks on September 4, Panini America will... [ continued ]
 
Inside NT: International Treasures, Notable Nicknames, Prime Memorabilia and More
August 13, 2014
Think you’ve seen just about everything Panini America has in store for next week’s release of 2013-14 National Treasures Basketball? Not quite. Although we’re now exactly seven days... [ continued ]
 
Teaser Gallery: Panini America Cracks a Box of the New 2014 Rookies & Stars Football
August 12, 2014
Panini America’s Rookies & Stars Football boasts the kind of rich brand equity that only years of consistent performance can produce. It’s a brand that really needs no introduction;... [ continued ]
 
Inside NT: Sneaker Swatches Add Kick(s) to 2013-14 National Treasures Basketball
August 12, 2014
Since the dawn of the game-worn memorabilia era in modern trading cards roughly 20 years ago, just about everything that can be worn or used in a professional game has been cut up... [ continued ]
 
Gallery: Panini America Begins Packing Out 2013-14 National Treasures Hockey
August 11, 2014
The notoriously torrid Texas summer reared its gnarly teeth on Saturday afternoon with a high temperature of 102 degrees on a day when humidity made it feel like a balmy 105. The crazy... [ continued ]
 
Panini America Recaps a Winning Weekend at the Basketball Hall of Fame (Gallery)
August 11, 2014
SPRINGFIELD, Mass. — Being the exclusive trading card manufacturer of the NBA and the Naismith Memorial Basketball Hall of Fame obviously has its advantages — and most of them were... [ continued ]
 
Inside NT: Panini America Adds Springfield Swatches, X Factor to Memorabilia Lineup
August 09, 2014
The Knight’s Lance tipped off Panini America’s official countdown to the August 20 release of 2013-14 National Treasures Basketball yesterday with a revealing look at the highly anticipated... [ continued ]
 
Inside NT: Panini America Begins Exploring 2013-14 National Treasures Basketball
August 08, 2014
If you thought last week’s one-case preview break of 2013-14 National Treasures Basketball with Layton Sports Cards live from the floor of the 2014 National Sports Collectors Convention... [ continued ]
 
Panini America’s Weekly Redemption Card Update: John Wall, MCW and More
August 08, 2014
In an effort to keep collectors updated on the status of those Panini America redemption cards that are currently being processed, we’ll post a list every week, like the one included... [ continued ]
 
The Panini America Quality Control Gallery: 2014 Rookies & Stars Football (126 Pics)
August 07, 2014
This is another reason we know that football fans and collectors are building a voracious appetite for the upcoming NFL season and the Panini America cards that come with it: In the... [ continued ]
 
Teaser Gallery: Panini America Breaks Early Box of 2014 Donruss Series 2 Baseball
August 06, 2014
Depending on where you live, your local hobby shop may very well be open for business already today, which means your first chance at cracking Panini America’s 2014 Donruss Series... [ continued ]
 
Flawless First-Timers: Panini America Adds Key Autos to Final 2013-14 NBA Products
August 06, 2014
Almost since the day 2012-13 Flawless Basketball released and became an immediate sell-out last season, inquiring minds both inside and outside of Panini America HQ have been pondering... [ continued ]
 
The Panini America Quality Control Gallery: 2014 Donruss Series 2 Baseball (102 Pics)
August 05, 2014
One of the most popular baseball releases of the season is ready to deliver its encore — and when Panini America’s 2014 Donruss Series 2 Baseball arrives in hobby shops across North... [ continued ]
 
Johnny Manziel and Panini America Provide Helmets for Northeast Ohio Pop Warner
August 04, 2014
CLEVELAND – Cleveland Browns rookie quarterback Johnny Manziel made a surprise appearance during Panini America’s third annual National VIP Party on Saturday night inside FirstEnergy... [ continued ]
 
Panini America’s #HoopsRookie Challenge, Next Day Cards Highlight 2014 NBA RPS
August 04, 2014
TARRYTOWN, N.Y. — On a highlight-filled Sunday when some of the brightest young basketball players on the planet transformed the New York Knicks practice facility into a personal playground,... [ continued ]
 
World Premiere: Panini America Delivers a Weekend Peek at 2014 Flawless Football
August 02, 2014
CLEVELAND — As the 2014 National Sports Collectors Convention speeds through a fascinating Saturday, traditionally the busiest day of the show, The Knight’s Lance has another exclusive... [ continued ]
 
Show Scenes: Panini America Captures First Two Days of the 2014 National (Gallery)
August 01, 2014
CLEVELAND — With two days in the books at the 2014 National Sports Collectors Convention, this much seems certain: The Panini America booth remains the place to be; a sprawling, inviting,... [ continued ]
 
Inaugural Panini America Chalk Talk Filled with Heritage, Historic Announcement
August 01, 2014
CLEVELAND — On a history-making Thursday in downtown Cleveland, Panini America celebrated its intimate relationship with the game of football during the company’s inaugural Chalk Talk... [ continued ]
 
Breaking: NFL Players Inc., Panini America Announce Exclusive Long-Term Agreement
July 31, 2014
NFL Players Inc. (NFLPI), the licensing and marketing arm of the NFL Players Association, and Panini America, the world’s largest sports and entertainment collectibles company, announced... [ continued ]
 
Panini America Offers Special Sneak Peek at 2013-14 National Treasures Basketball
July 31, 2014
CLEVELAND — Saturday afternoon, live from the floor of the 2014 National Sports Convention, Panini America and Layton Sports Cards will team up to unveil one special preview case of... [ continued ]
 
The Panini America 2014 National Wrapper Redemption Set: The Autograph Cards
July 30, 2014
At 4 p.m. today, Cleveland’s sprawling, Ferris-wheel-enhanced I-X Center will open its doors for a special Sneak Peek opening of the 35th National Sports Collectors Convention. At... [ continued ]
 
Teaser Gallery: Panini America Cracks Early Boxes of the New 2013-14 Prime Hockey
July 29, 2014
As the Hobby Marketing Manager for Panini America, I’m supposed to appreciate all of our products in any sport equally. But when it comes to hockey, I have a confession to make: There’s... [ continued ]
 
The Panini America 2014 National Wrapper Redemption Set: The Memorabilia Cards
July 29, 2014
As the collecting world awaits tomorrow’s opening of the 2014 National Sports Collectors Convention in Cleveland’s I-X Center, it’s safe to say that many of the collectors populating... [ continued ]
 
Baseball Greats Tom Glavine, Jose Canseco Confirmed for 2014 Panini VIP Party
July 29, 2014
The 2014 Panini VIP Party slated for Saturday night in Cleveland just keeps getting better and better. On Tuesday afternoon, Panini America officials confirmed that Tom Glavine, one... [ continued ]
 
The Panini America Quality Control Gallery: 2013-14 Prime Hockey (81 Must-See Pics)
July 28, 2014
It’s hard to believe that almost an entire week has passed since Panini America Hockey Brand Manager Chris Barr captivated the collecting masses with another vaunted takeover of the... [ continued ]
 
Dominique Wilkins Confirmed to Attend the 2014 Panini VIP Party (DJ Kool Back, Too)
July 28, 2014
Now that 2014 National Sports Collectors Convention week is officially underway, Panini America officials can begin pulling the curtain back on many of the surprises they have in store... [ continued ]
 
Panini America Provides Detailed First Look at 2013-14 Immaculate Basketball (Gallery)
July 28, 2014
This is no ordinary Knight’s Lance first look at an upcoming Panini America product. No, a product like 2013-14 Immaculate Basketball calls for something . . . special. Immaculate... [ continued ]
 
Panini America Offers One More Look at the Beauty of 2013-14 Spectra Basketball
July 27, 2014
Look, I know that 2013-14 Preferred Basketball released last week and that soon enough, the collective focus of basketball collectors will be fixed firmly on 2013-14 National Treasures... [ continued ]
 
Panini America Returning Live Redemption Trade-Up Program to the 2014 National
July 26, 2014
Panini America officials are proud to announce that the company will once again conduct its Live Redemption Trade-Up program on location during next week’s 2014 National Sports Collectors... [ continued ]
 
Manziel Lands on Cover of Panini America’s Official 2014 NFL Sticker Album
July 25, 2014
Panini America, the leading global publisher of sports and entertainment collectibles has announced its cover athletes for the Official 2014 Panini NFL Sticker & Album Collection.... [ continued ]
 
Draw Play: Top NFL Rookies Exhibit Artistic Side on Rare Panini America Sketch Cards
July 25, 2014
You can learn a lot about an NFL rookie by giving him nothing more than a few colored Sharpies, 2 1/2 by 3 1/2-inch cardboard canvas, about five minutes and one simple two-word request:... [ continued ]
 
Panini America’s Weekly Redemption Card Update: Carter-Williams, Kyrie and More
July 25, 2014
In an effort to keep collectors updated on the status of those Panini America redemption cards that are currently being processed, we’ll post a list every week, like the one included... [ continued ]
 
A Legend Returns: Panini America Bringing Back Popular Dragon Ball Z Card Game
July 24, 2014
Panini America, the leading global publisher of licensed sports and entertainment collectibles, announced today that it is bringing the popular Dragon Ball Z card game back to the... [ continued ]
 
Panini America Teasing New Dragon Ball Z, More at 2014 Comic-Con International
July 24, 2014
SAN DIEGO — San Diego’s massive 2014 Comic-Con International opened its doors to the general public today after a scintillating sneak peek Wednesday night, and show-goers who stopped... [ continued ]
 
Special 2014 Donruss Baseball Rated Rookie Promotion Coming to the National
July 24, 2014
Panini America officials created a feeding frenzy of sorts among hardcore baseball collectors earlier this season with a Mystery Rated Rookie Wrapper Trade-In program that earned 2014... [ continued ]
 
Almost Everything You Need to Know About Panini America at the 2014 National
July 23, 2014
When it comes to Panini America’s presence at next week’s 2014 National Sports Collectors Convention in Cleveland, you’ve heard things, you’ve read things, you’ve seen things and you’ve... [ continued ]
 
The Anatomy of a Card Design: Appreciating 2014 Elite Football’s Elite Series Insert
July 23, 2014
There are no autographs in 2014 Donruss Elite Football’s Elite Series insert. No patchtastic pieces of memorabilia, either. In fact, you won’t find much in the way of super-premium... [ continued ]
 
Teaser Gallery: Panini America Breaks Two Early Boxes of 2014 Elite Football
July 22, 2014
By this time tomorrow, collectors across North America will have started cracking the first boxes of 2014 Elite Football, discovering a wealthy share of the iconic chases that have... [ continued ]
 
Book . . . Keepers: The Prime Possibilities of 2013-14 Preferred Basketball (Gallery)
July 22, 2014
Rookie rivalries. Sibling rivalries. Conference rivalries. NBA Finals rivalries. Dynasties. Decades. Nasty jumbo patches of game-worn memorabilia. Unique 360-degree photography. Clearly,... [ continued ]
 
The Panini America Quality Control Gallery: 2013-14 Preferred Basketball (129 Pics)
July 21, 2014
They say you can’t judge a book by its cover. Sometimes, though, you can judge a booklet by the coverage its given here on The Knight’s Lance. That’s certainly the case with Panini... [ continued ]
 
Panini America ‘Hide & Seek Sunday’ Offers Boxes of Elite Football, Preferred Hoops
July 20, 2014
It’s been three weeks since our last installment of Panini America’s vaunted “Where Is It? Weekend,” and that can mean only one thing: It’s time to do it again and give Panini America... [ continued ]
 
Panini America’s Weekly Redemption Card Update: One of Our Biggest Updates Yet
July 19, 2014
In an effort to keep collectors updated on the status of those Panini America redemption cards that are currently being processed, we’ll post a list every week, like the one included... [ continued ]
 
Panini America Offers Detailed First Look at 2014 Rookies & Stars Football (Gallery)
July 19, 2014
Next week in cities across America, NFL teams will open their bid for the Super Bowl XLIX title when training camps open league wide, officially launching the countdown to the start... [ continued ]
 
Panini America Offers a Scintillating Peek at 2013-14 Preferred Basketball Booklets
July 18, 2014
While many passionate collectors continue basking in the Optichrome-candied radiance of Panini America’s 2013-14 Spectra Basketball two days after its release, many others are anxiously... [ continued ]
 
Panini Peek: 2014 Donruss Baseball Series 2
July 17, 2014
There’s really only one proper way for Panini America officials to follow up 2014 Donruss Baseball, one of the most refreshing and successful throwback products of the season: With... [ continued ]
 
LeBron, Duncan, Lillard and More Featured in Special Panini America 2014 National Set
July 17, 2014
LeBron James commanded a global sports audience late last week when he announced that he was taking his talents back to Cleveland and his hometown Cavaliers to play basketball next... [ continued ]
 
The Panini America Quality Control Gallery: 2014 Elite Football (108 Must-See Images)
July 16, 2014
The Panini America NFL product team made a small piece of hobby history Monday morning by taking command of the Panini America Twitter account to provide live updates from the packout... [ continued ]
 
Teaser Gallery: Panini America Breaks Two Early Boxes of 2013-14 Spectra Basketball
July 15, 2014
It probably goes without saying that things are moving at a breakneck pace around Panini America HQ these days. A slew of products are in various stages of development, production... [ continued ]
 
Panini America Prepared to Rock Cleveland with Third Annual National VIP Party
July 15, 2014
It’s no secret that Panini America has made a habit over the years of annually stealing the show at the National Sports Collectors Convention every summer. From its fan-packed booths... [ continued ]
 
Photo Variations Add Rare Rookie Chase to Panini America’s 2014 Prestige Football
July 15, 2014
Panini America’s 2014 Prestige Football has been live for all of six days now — but that’s more than enough time for astute collectors to discover the existence of rare photo-variation... [ continued ]
 
Immaculate Connection: Kobe Bryant Joins Panini America for Key Signing Session
July 14, 2014
After what seemed like an eternity on the road, Panini Authentic’s Brian Bayne arrived back at Panini America HQ this morning lugging a surprisingly sturdy two-handle fabric bag that... [ continued ]
 
On Eve of Packout, Panini America Provides First Look at 2014 Elite Football RCs
July 13, 2014
Tomorrow morning, Panini America officials will begin packout for 2014 Elite Football, one of the longest-running brands in sports cards history that’s prepping for its 16th annual... [ continued ]
 
Panini America Adds Team Colors, Legends to 2014 National Wrapper Redemption Set
July 12, 2014
Over the last several years, Panini America has made the ongoing Team Colors insert as much a part of the National Sports Collectors Convention as standing-room-only crowds and whirlwinds... [ continued ]
 
Panini America Offers Additional Details on 2013-14 National Treasures Hockey
July 11, 2014
Under normal circumstances, our first look at any new Panini America product begins with a Panini Peek post right here on The Knight’s Lance, using information and images from the... [ continued ]
 
Panini America’s Weekly Redemption Card Update: Le’Veon Bell, Steph Curry, More
July 11, 2014
In an effort to keep collectors updated on the status of those Panini America redemption cards that are currently being processed, we’ll post a list every week, like the one included... [ continued ]
 
High-End Heat: Panini America Shares First Look at Flawless, Immaculate, NT Autos
July 10, 2014
For most young players, the NBA Summer League provides ample opportunity for the game’s current and future superstars to sharpen their skills and hone their games for the upcoming... [ continued ]
 
The Panini America Quality Control Gallery: 2013-14 Spectra Basketball (114 Sweet Pics)
July 09, 2014
It’s not everyday that a trading card product can virtually introduce a new word into the English language. Then again, it’s not everyday a product releases that’s as . . . well .... [ continued ]
 
Teaser Gallery: Panini America Cracks Early Boxes of 2014 Prestige Football
July 08, 2014
This time tomorrow, passionate football collectors across North America will get their first crack at 2014 Prestige Football when the longstanding hobby staple releases in hobby shops.... [ continued ]
 
Panini America Peeks 2014 National VIP Set featuring Manziel, Tanaka, Exum, More
July 07, 2014
Panini America officials on Monday afternoon unveiled the details surrounding a special six-card set that will be distributed to registered show VIPs later this month in Cleveland... [ continued ]
 
Last Dance: Panini America Caps ‘El Samba’ World Cup Prizm Auctions with a Bang
July 07, 2014
As the 2014 FIFA World Cup™ enters its dramatic final week, it’s only fitting that Panini America has its own grand finale planned to end the company’s ongoing 2014 FIFA World Cup™... [ continued ]
 
Panini America Shares Early Details on 2014 National Sports Collectors Convention Set
July 06, 2014
With Friday’s Fourth of July holiday now officially behind us, we’re ready to kick off the countdown to the manifold majesty that is Panini America’s presence at the 2014 National... [ continued ]
 
Panini America’s Weekly Redemption Card Update: Kobe, Kyrie, Durant and More
July 05, 2014
In an effort to keep collectors updated on the status of those Panini America redemption cards that are currently being processed, we’ll post a list every week, like the one included... [ continued ]
 
Fireworks Display: Panini America Previews Explosive New 2014 Autograph Arrivals
July 04, 2014
It’s become something of an annual tradition here on The Knight’s Lance to showcase our own brand of Panini America fireworks every Independence Day in the form of an absolutely explosive... [ continued ]
 
Panini Creates Roster Update for 2014 FIFA World Cup™ Sticker Collection (Gallery)
July 03, 2014
U.S. Men’s National Soccer Team coach Jürgen Klinsmann caused major waves in the American soccer community with his controversial decision to leave the legendary Landon Donovan off... [ continued ]
 
James Rodríguez Sees 2014 FIFA World Cup Prizm Auto Soar 2,800 Percent in Value
July 03, 2014
Seventeen dollars and 47 cents. That’s what a James Rodríguez 2014 FIFA World Cup™ Prizm Autograph sold for on June 17, three days after Rodríguez scored his first goal of the 2014... [ continued ]
 
The Panini America Quality Control Gallery: 2014 Prestige Football (141 Sweet Images)
July 02, 2014
Whatever it is that you appreciate most in an NFL trading card set, chances are 2014 Prestige Football has it. Acetate. Die-Cuts. Oversized Draft Picks box-toppers. Microetching. On-card... [ continued ]
 
Teaser Gallery: Panini America Opens Early Boxes of 2014 Golden Age Baseball
July 01, 2014
Perhaps all you really need to know about what kind of uniqueness awaits inside Panini America’s 2014 Golden Age Baseball can be found in, oh, the second pack we opened earlier today... [ continued ]
 
Panini America Bringing Game-Used Blades to 2013-14 National Treasures Hockey
June 30, 2014
Sometimes, the term “cutting edge” can be a figurative description; sometimes, it’s meant to be literal. In the rarest of circumstances, though, it’s both — and that’s certainly the... [ continued ]
 
Panini America’s Hide & Seek Sunday Offers Chance at Select, Hot Rookies Boxes
June 29, 2014
It’s been three long weeks since our last installment of Panini America’s vaunted “Where Is It? Weekend,” and that can mean only one thing: It’s time to do it again and give Panini... [ continued ]
 
Panini America’s Real-Time Reveal: 2014-15 NBA Hoops Virtual Cards of Top Draft Picks
June 27, 2014
BROOKLYN, N.Y. — NBA commissioner Adam Silver will preside over his first NBA Draft tonight at Barclays Center and throughout the evening, he’ll begin making NBA dreams come true for... [ continued ]
 
The Panini America Quality Control Gallery: 2014 Golden Age Baseball (126 Sweet Pics)
June 27, 2014
Pugilists. Politicians. Thespians. Equestrians. Singers. Swingers. Horses. Hurlers. Champs, vamps, monuments and memories. Indeed, if you think that list of topics is vast, varied... [ continued ]
 
Panini America’s Weekly Redemption Card Update: Geno, Luck and Lots of Hockey
June 27, 2014
In an effort to keep collectors updated on the status of those Panini America redemption cards that are currently being processed, we’ll post a list every week, like the one included... [ continued ]
 
Leo Legend: Messi Autograph Trading Card Sells on eBay for a Staggering $13,899
June 26, 2014
With two more goals Wednesday in Argentina’s 3-2 victory over Nigeria during the team’s final game of group play, international superstar Lionel Messi inched his way past Neymar and... [ continued ]
 
Panini America Bringing Mason Plumlee to Modell’s for Signing, Sticker Swap
June 26, 2014
Later today, just hours before the 2014 NBA Draft tips off, Brooklyn Nets star Mason Plumlee will join Panini America officials at the Penn Plaza Modell’s Sporting Goods store for... [ continued ]
 
Panini America Releases Variation, SP Lists for the New 2013-14 Contenders Hockey
June 26, 2014
Judging by the Panini America Twitter feed and general email inbox, inquiring, hockey-collecting minds want to know: What short prints and variations exist within the vast array of... [ continued ]
 
Panini America to Sponsor Landon Donovan Luncheon with PwC SMU Athletic Forum
June 25, 2014
Panini America and the PwC SMU Athletic Forum announced today that Panini America will sponsor a special luncheon featuring Landon Donovan on Monday, October 13. Donovan is the U.S.... [ continued ]
 
Panini America Signs Top Picks to Exclusive Card Deals in Advance of 2014 NBA Draft
June 25, 2014
Panini America, the world’s largest sports and entertainment collectibles company and the exclusive trading card manufacturer of the National Basketball Association (NBA), announced... [ continued ]
 
Panini America Offers Detailed First Look at 2014 Elite Football (Preview Gallery)
June 25, 2014
The long-awaited 2014 NFL collecting season is officially upon us, what with last week’s release of 2014 Score Football and today’s release of 2014 Hot Rookies Football — and that... [ continued ]
 
Teaser Gallery: Panini America Opens Early Boxes of 2014 Hot Rookies Football
June 24, 2014
Now that we’re two days into one of the busiest weeks in recent Panini America history, it’s time to get cranking. Tomorrow, three new products release to the hobby (2014 Hot Rookies... [ continued ]
 
Teaser Gallery: Panini America Cracks Two Early Boxes of 2013-14 Select Basketball
June 24, 2014
With a trio of new releases hitting hobby shops across North America tomorrow, our Panini America’s titanic Teaser Gallery Tuesday continues here on The Knight’s Lance, this time with... [ continued ]
 
Teaser Gallery: Panini America Breaks Two Early Boxes of 2013-14 Contenders Hockey
June 24, 2014
Word on the street (and by street, we mean social media channels and our very own Product Development and Sales departments) is that 2013-14 Contenders Hockey is, well, loaded. Typically,... [ continued ]
 
Panini America Bringing Players to Modell’s for 2014 NBA Draft Week Activation
June 23, 2014
In advance of Thursday night’s 2014 NBA Draft, Panini America officials are bringing two top draft prospects to the Modell’s Sporting Goods store at 234 West 42nd Street to sign free... [ continued ]
 
Panini America Provides a Stunning Pre-Ink Peek at 2013-14 National Treasures Hockey
June 23, 2014
While North America’s hockey-loving hobbyists anxiously await the arrival later this week of Panini America’s 2013-14 Contenders Hockey, we thought we’d make the wait somewhat more... [ continued ]
 
Having a Blast(er): Panini America Previews a 2014 Score Football Retail Blaster Box
June 21, 2014
It’s safe to assume by now, after more than a week on the retail market, that the colorful 2014 Score Football has had the chance to make its unique presence felt on collectors. It’s... [ continued ]
 
Panini America Offers Detailed First Look at 2013-14 National Treasures Basketball
June 20, 2014
The icon is ready for another run. In late July, Panini America’s high-end heat-seeker known as National Treasures Basketball returns to the marketplace, equipped with its usual host... [ continued ]
 
Panini America’s Weekly Redemption Card Update: Kawhi Leonard, Hockey and More
June 20, 2014
In an effort to keep collectors updated on the status of those Panini America redemption cards that are currently being processed, we’ll post a list every week, like the one included... [ continued ]
 
The Panini America Quality Control Gallery: 2013-14 Select Basketball (129 Sweet Pics)
June 19, 2014
In exactly six days, the next Prizm-infused, hardcourt creation from Panini America — 2013-14 Select Basketball — will arrive in hobby shops across America, deftly equipped with new... [ continued ]
 
The Panini America Quality Control Gallery: 2013-14 Contenders Hockey (129 Images)
June 18, 2014
Hockey’s home of the autographed Rookie Card has undergone an expansion; a staggering, way-better-than-expected upgrade that should make Panini America’s 2013-14 Contenders Hockey... [ continued ]
 
2013-14 Contenders Hockey Retail Hits with Exclusive Autograph Cards on Checklist
June 17, 2014
Hardcore hockey collectors not-so-patiently awaiting next week’s hobby release of 2013-14 Contenders Hockey can take solace in this: The retail-exclusive, 20-card hanger boxes have... [ continued ]
 
The Panini America Quality Control Gallery: 2014 Hot Rookies Football (49 Torrid Pics)
June 16, 2014
Over the weekend, the NBA and NHL crowned their respective champions for the 2014 season, bringing closure to those two seasons — and officially initiating the full-blown countdown... [ continued ]
 
Panini America Seeks the Buried Treasures of 2013-14 National Treasures Hockey
June 15, 2014
It seems only appropriate that on this day made for honoring championship-worthy fathers (and just two days removed from the Los Angeles Kings hoisting their second Stanley Cup in... [ continued ]
 
Panini America Offers Detailed First Look at 2013-14 Spectra Basketball (Gallery)
June 14, 2014
Four short months ago, the collecting world didn’t know much about Panini America’s Spectra brand aside from the fact that the company was debuting the technologically gifted product... [ continued ]
 
Panini’s #WhoDoYouCollect Campaign Asks Fans to Display Their World Cup Loyalty
June 13, 2014
If you thought #WhoDoYouCollect was just another cool Panini America hash tag that punctuated the company’s wildly successful viral video series starring Kobe Bryant and Andrew Luck... [ continued ]
 
Panini America Takes 2014 FIFA World Cup Prizm Mobile with Facebook Game, App
June 13, 2014
Panini America officials are bringing the wild popularity of the company’s sold-out 2014 FIFA World Cup Brazil™ Prizm trading card set to the virtual arena with the launch this week... [ continued ]
 
Panini America’s Weekly Redemption Card Update: Bo Jackson, Golden Tickets, More
June 13, 2014
In an effort to keep collectors updated on the status of those Panini America redemption cards that are currently being processed, we’ll post a list every week, like the one included... [ continued ]
 
‘El Samba’ World Cup Prizm 1/1s Launching on Panini America’s New eBay Platform
June 12, 2014
To coincide with today’s opening of the 2014 FIFA World Cup, Panini America has created a one-of-kind “El Samba” parallel version of its internationally popular 2014 FIFA World Cup... [ continued ]
 
Teaser Gallery: Panini America Opens Some Early 2014 Father’s Day Promotional Packs
June 12, 2014
Although we might have another surprise or two to reveal soon as it relates to the Panini America 2014 Father’s Day promotion, we’ve spent the last few weeks here on The Knight’s Lance... [ continued ]
 
Purple View, Light-Blue Stained Glass Drive 2013-14 Innovation Basketball Promo
June 11, 2014
Panini America officials are making the prospects of collecting the new 2013-14 Innovation Basketball just a little bit sweeter — and a lot more colorful — with a special case promotion... [ continued ]
 
Lava Flow, Cracked Ice and Autographs Add Pop to 2014 Panini America Father’s Day
June 11, 2014
By now, you probably think you’ve seen just about everything there is to see when it comes to Panini America’s 2014 Father’s Day set. After all, between the first sneak peek we brought... [ continued ]
 
FAQ: Panini America Addresses Most-Asked Questions on the Panini Rewards Program
June 10, 2014
It’s been the topic of almost-constant conversation since Panini America officials first teased its existence to rave reviews during the 2014 Industry Summit in Las Vegas. Now, after... [ continued ]
 
The Panini America Quality Control Gallery: 2013-14 Innovation Basketball (99 Pics)
June 10, 2014
There are certain aspects of the Innovation Basketball franchise that needed just one season to make an impact with collectors. So although last season’s 2012-13 Innovation Basketball... [ continued ]
 
A Panini America 2014 Father’s Day Update: Base Set, Store List, iCollectPanini.com
June 10, 2014
With 2014 Father’s Day week now in full swing, the countdown is on to the national collecting holiday known as Panini America Father’s Day. In the last few weeks, we’ve brought you... [ continued ]
 
Game-Changing Panini Rewards Program to Launch with Release of 2014 Score Football
June 09, 2014
Panini America, the global leader in licensed sports and entertainment collectibles, today announced that this week’s release of 2014 Score Football, the first NFL- and NFLPA-licensed... [ continued ]
 
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... [ continued ]
 
‘Where Is It? Weekend’ Returns with a Shot to Win Boxes of Innovation and Score
June 07, 2014
It’s been three long weeks since our last riveting edition of Panini America’s vaunted “Where Is It? Weekend,” and that can mean only one thing: It’s time to do it again and give Panini... [ continued ]
 
Panini America Peeks the Uniqueness of the Memorabilia Coming to 2014 Father’s Day
June 06, 2014
From the very beginning, the true beauty of Panini America’s promotional sets that have made hobby holidays out of Black Friday and Father’s Day and that continue to steal the show... [ continued ]
 
Panini America’s Weekly Redemption Card Update: Kobe, Kershaw, Kemp and More
June 06, 2014
In an effort to keep collectors updated on the status of those Panini America redemption cards that are currently being processed, we’ll post a list every week, like the one included... [ continued ]
 
iCollectPanini.com Brings Back Spectacular Promotion to Honor 2014 NBA Finals
June 05, 2014
Right this very moment, an international audience of fans, collectors and media eagerly awaits tonight’s tip off of Game 1 of the 2014 NBA Finals, a must-see rematch of last season’s... [ continued ]
 
Panini America Drops First Stunning Pics of 2013-14 Preferred Basketball Autographs
June 05, 2014
With Game 1 of the 2014 NBA Finals between the Miami Heat and San Antonio Spurs set to tip off later tonight, this is understandably a big day for the NBA. So it’s more than mere coincidence... [ continued ]
 
A Must-See First Look at the Panini America 2014 Father’s Day Promotion (Gallery)
June 04, 2014
If the country’s finest sellers of bad ties, “World’s Greatest Dad” coffee mugs and designer boxers have experienced a significant slump in the last few years (especially in the country’s... [ continued ]
 
Golden Glimpses: Panini America Checks In on 2014 Golden Age Baseball Autographs
June 04, 2014
Since Panini America’s 2014 Golden Age Baseball — the highly anticipated follow-up to one of last season’s most eclectic and entertaining products — is on the verge of packing out... [ continued ]
 
Panini America Offers Detailed First Look at 2013-14 Select Basketball (Gallery)
June 03, 2014
In late June, Panini America’s 2013-14 Select Basketball arrives for a new year bolstered by the confidence of a rousing debut in 2012-13 and equipped with all of the expected bells... [ continued ]
 
Teaser Gallery: Panini America Busts Three Boxes of 2013-14 Rookie Anthology Hockey
June 02, 2014
Before we get into the meat of this post, we’d like to offer our sincere apologies for not getting this Panini America Teaser Gallery to you sooner. The 2014 NFLPA Rookie Premiere... [ continued ]
 
Super Saturday: Panini America’s Must-See Scenes from 2014 NFLPA Rookie Premiere
June 01, 2014
LOS ANGELES — For Panini America officials, departing the NFLPA Rookie Premiere always presents such bittersweet emotions — and that is especially true now that the headline-grabbing... [ continued ]
 
Panini America’s Weekly Redemption Card Update: Kyrie, Hopkins, Bagwell, More
June 01, 2014
In an effort to keep collectors updated on the status of those Panini America redemption cards that are currently being processed, we’ll post a list every week, like the one included... [ continued ]
 
Panini America Reviews Action-Packed First Days of the 2014 NFLPA Rookie Premiere
May 30, 2014
LOS ANGELES — In a whirlwind first two days at the 2014 NFLPA Rookie Premiere, one of the most important events on the collecting calendar every year has more than lived up to its... [ continued ]
 
Panini America Signs Exclusive Game-Worn Memorabilia Deal with Dallas Cowboys
May 29, 2014
Panini America, the global leader in licensed sports and entertainment collectibles, announced today that it has reached a multiyear agreement with the Dallas Cowboys to be the franchise’s... [ continued ]
 
Panini America Sneaks Peek at the First Few Boxes of 2014 Score Football (Gallery)
May 29, 2014
While most of the Panini America football team is on the ground in Los Angeles taking part in the wall-to-wall activity surrounding the first few days of the 2014 NFLPA Rookie Premiere,... [ continued ]
 
Teaser Gallery: Panini America Cracks Early Boxes of 2013-14 Signatures Basketball
May 28, 2014
The highly anticipated encore to one of the last season’s most promising debut products — Panini America’s 2012-13 Signatures Basketball — arrives today in hobby shops across North... [ continued ]
 
The Panini America Quality Control Gallery: 2013-14 Signatures Basketball (84 Images)
May 27, 2014
For many basketball collectors, last year’s premiere edition of 2012-13 Signatures Basketball was the sleeper product of the year. It landed on the market rather quietly, partially... [ continued ]
 
The Legend Returns: Panini America Offers Detailed First Look at 2014 Score Football
May 26, 2014
Next month, Panini America returns one of football’s longest-running and longest-adored collecting icons to the gridiron with a bold, new logo, several new insert sets and tons of... [ continued ]
 
Panini America Offers Scorching First Look at 2014 Hot Rookies Football (Gallery)
May 24, 2014
Exactly one week from today, Panini America officials will be dispatched strategically throughout the historic Los Angeles Memorial Coliseum capturing content from 40 top NFL rookies... [ continued ]
 
Panini America’s Weekly Redemption Card Update: Harden, Bird, Biggio and More
May 23, 2014
In an effort to keep collectors updated on the status of those Panini America redemption cards that are currently being processed, we’ll post a list every week, like the one included... [ continued ]
 
The Panini America Quality Control Gallery: 2013-14 Rookie Anthology Hockey (84 Pics)
May 22, 2014
Panini America NHL Brand Manager Chris Barr was it again earlier this week, dispensing his own unique brand of hockey hobby hysteria throughout the social media universe with another... [ continued ]
 
A Small Dust-Up: Panini America Addresses Powder Mystery in Prizm and Crusade
May 22, 2014
With 2014 Prizm Baseball and 2013-14 Crusade Basketball releasing this week, many collectors opening those products are discovering what it must feel like when NBA superstar LeBron... [ continued ]
 
Glove Story: Panini America Appreciates the Golden Leather of 2014 Prizm Baseball
May 21, 2014
OK, so I figured I’d use this particular blog post to not just preview what I believe to be the sweetest insert set in Panini America’s new 2014 Prizm Baseball; I thought I’d also... [ continued ]
 
Panini America Offers Detailed First Look at 2013-14 Innovation Basketball (Gallery)
May 21, 2014
From the instant-classic Stained Glass insert to the trippy transparency of Rookie View to the game-dated and statistically-specific uniqueness of Stat Line Jerseys, the debut edition... [ continued ]
 
Florida Developer Constructs Complete Set of Panini FIFA World Cup™ Prizm Autos
May 20, 2014
Florida collector Bryan Shaffer spends most days working with his father in the real-estate development business. But it’s a recent construction project he completed away from the... [ continued ]
 
Teaser Gallery: Panini America Breaks Early Boxes of 2014 Prizm Baseball (63 Pics)
May 19, 2014
There’s really not a bad way to start the work week here at Panini America. But some Monday mornings are better than others. Today’s was one of those. Awaiting our entrance into the... [ continued ]
 
Teaser Gallery: Panini America Cracks Two Early Boxes of 2013-14 Crusade Basketball
May 19, 2014
The Monday of any Panini America release week can be a fairly feverish time around these parts — and when we’ve got two products releasing in the same week, well, things tend to be... [ continued ]
 
Boxes of Prizm Baseball, Crusade Basketball Offered in Panini’s ‘Where Is It? Weekend’
May 17, 2014
Another weekend here on The Knight’s Lance brings with it another chance for loyal Panini America collectors to win some sweet cards. For this exciting installment of “Where Is It?... [ continued ]
 
Panini America Signs Card, Autograph Deal with Texans Top Pick Jadeveon Clowney
May 16, 2014
Panini America, the world’s largest sports and entertainment collectibles company, announced today that it has signed former South Carolina defensive end Jadeveon Clowney, the first... [ continued ]
 
Panini America’s Weekly Redemption Card Update: Blake Griffin, Big Papi and More
May 16, 2014
In an effort to keep collectors updated on the status of those Panini America redemption cards that are currently being processed, we’ll post a list every week, like the one included... [ continued ]
 
Panini America Delivers a Stunning Pre-Ink Peek at 2013-14 National Treasures Hockey
May 15, 2014
If the 2013-14 product season really is the last you’ll see of Panini America on NHL ice for quite some time, the company plans on going out with a seismic collecting bang — the kind... [ continued ]
 
The Panini America Quality Control Gallery: 2013-14 Crusade Basketball (87 Sweet Pics)
May 14, 2014
Basketball’s favorite collecting crusade is on the verge of a triumphant reset — and this year, one of the hobby’s noblest, Prizm-infused pursuits is entering the die-cut realm. That’s... [ continued ]
 
Panini America Studies Staggering Prices of 2014 FIFA World Cup™ Prizm’s Best Cards
May 13, 2014
There’s anecdotal evidence all around us that speaks eloquent volumes about the surging phenomenon that is Panini America’s 2014 FIFA World Cup Brazil™ Prizm trading card set. After... [ continued ]
 
The Panini America Quality Control Gallery: 2014 Prizm Baseball (117 Must-See Pics)
May 12, 2014
After months of buildup and bubbling anticipation, 2014 Prizm Baseball is on the verge of releasing. As a result, the product packed out late last week and based on the results of... [ continued ]
 
Panini America at the NFL Draft: 2014 Score Rookie Cards Revealed (Day 3 Gallery)
May 11, 2014
NEW YORK — The 2014 NFL Draft finished with a four-round flurry on Saturday 156 NFL prospects were selected during the fourth, fifth, sixth and seventh rounds. Highlighting the list... [ continued ]
 
Panini America Offers a Weekend Chance to Win 2014 FIFA World Cup™ Prizm Boxes
May 09, 2014
It’s been a few weeks since last we conducted one of our rousing “Where Is It? Weekend” contests — and in that time, we’ve witnessed the release of Panini America’s global sensation... [ continued ]
 
Panini America’s Weekly Redemption Card Update: Carter-Williams, HRX and More
May 09, 2014
In an effort to keep collectors updated on the status of those Panini America redemption cards that are currently being processed, we’ll post a list every week, like the one included... [ continued ]
 
Panini America Previews Score Football RCs for 2014 NFL Draft Attendees, Media
May 08, 2014
Being the exclusive trading card of the NFL Draft has its advantages, something Panini America officials, fans and collectors have experienced firsthand for several years. And when... [ continued ]
 
Collectibility at the Core of Panini America’s 2014 NFL Mock Draft (Must-See Reveals)
May 08, 2014
Hey, we’ve got nothing at all against America’s football experts who’ve spent the last several months cranking out one updated NFL mock draft after another. In fact, we absolutely... [ continued ]
 
The Panini America Real-Time Reveal: 2014 Score Rookie Cards of Top NFL Draft Picks
May 08, 2014
NEW YORK — Thirty-two different times tonight during the first round of the 2014 NFL Draft, league commissioner Roger Goodell will call out a name and make a dream come true for one... [ continued ]
 
Panini America Recaps Successful Weekend at the 2014 Toronto Spring Expo (Gallery)
May 07, 2014
For three action-packed days inside Toronto’s International Centre last weekend, Panini America engaged fans and collectors as only it can during the 2014 Toronto Spring Expo. From... [ continued ]
 
Panini America On Location: Wednesday at the 2014 NFLPA Rookie Debut (Gallery)
May 07, 2014
NEW YORK — As has become customary the day before the NFL Draft, Panini America officials set up shop Wednesday inside a Manhattan hotel to engage and interact with several of football’s... [ continued ]
 
Golden: Panini America Peeks Rarest Colors in 2014 FIFA World Cup Brazil™ Prizm
May 06, 2014
One of the many things that makes Panini America’s 2014 FIFA World Cup Brazil™ Prizm trading card set so intriguing (aside from a global collector base and an unparalleled autograph... [ continued ]
 
Teaser Gallery: Panini Opens Early Boxes of 2014 FIFA World Cup Brazil™ Prizm
May 05, 2014
After a full month of absolutely intense build-up, release week has arrived. At long last, Panini America’s highly anticipated 2014 FIFA World Cup Brazil™ Prizm trading card set arrives... [ continued ]
 
Panini America Offers Detailed First Look at 2013-14 Prime Hockey (Must-See Gallery)
May 03, 2014
For hockey’s most passionate patch purveyors, late June can’t come fast enough. That’s when Panini America’s 2013-14 Prime Hockey hits the ice — quite possibly for the last time. As... [ continued ]
 
Panini America’s Weekly Redemption Card Update: Luck, Brees, Bird and More
May 02, 2014
In an effort to keep collectors updated on the status of those Panini America redemption cards that are currently being processed, we’ll post a list every week, like the one included... [ continued ]
 
Panini America Bringing Monahan, Strome to the 2014 Toronto Spring Expo
May 01, 2014
Fans and collectors attending this weekend’s 2014 Toronto Spring Expo know what to expect when they visit the Panini America booth: High energy, a buzz that reverberates throughout... [ continued ]
 
Panini America Offers Stunning First Pics of 2014 FIFA World Cup Brazil™ Prizm Autos
May 01, 2014
To suggest that the images you’re about to see represent one of the most anticipated viewings in FIFA World Cup™ collectibles history is by no means overstating things. Sitting here... [ continued ]
 
Signature Moment: Soccer Legends Signing for 2014 FIFA World Cup Brazil™ Prizm
April 30, 2014
The road to creating a first-of-its-kind trading card product like Panini America’s 2014 FIFA World Cup Brazil™ Prizm, much like the road to the 2014 FIFA World Cup Brazil™ itself,... [ continued ]
 
Panini America Previews Plans for the 2014 Toronto Spring Expo (Must-See Gallery)
April 29, 2014
Show-goers making their lists and checking them twice in advance of this weekend’s 2014 Toronto Spring Expo are no doubt also keeping one eye fixed on the weather forecast for later... [ continued ]
 
Steelers WR Antonio Brown Shines During 2013 Panini NFL Player of the Day Event
April 29, 2014
The 60-degree weather and sun-kissed clear skies that greeted Pittsburgh on Sunday afternoon were not the kind of conditions typically associated with Steelers football. Of course,... [ continued ]
 
Panini Inks Johnny Manziel to Trading Card Deal; Exclusive for Autograph Memorabilia
April 28, 2014
Panini America, the world’s largest sports and entertainment collectibles company, announced today that it has signed NFL prospect, Heisman Trophy winner and former Texas A&M quarterback... [ continued ]
 
Panini America Offers Detailed First Look at 2014 Golden Age Baseball (Gallery)
April 28, 2014
One of baseball collecting’s favorite summertime diversions — Panini America’s Golden Age Baseball — is readying for another entertaining and eclectic run this summer with the June... [ continued ]
 
You’ve Been Selected: Panini America Takes a Pre-Ink Peek at 2013-14 Select Basketball
April 27, 2014
Judging by the sheer density of hustle and bustle taking place on Friday afternoon back in the double-wide hallway that connects the Panini America Acquisitions area to the rest of... [ continued ]
 
The Kickoff: Panini America Begins Packout for 2014 FIFA World Cup Brazil™ Prizm
April 25, 2014
You’ve seen preliminary product information from that initial headline-grabbing announcement in late February. You’ve seen the uncut sheet previews here, here and here. Now, following... [ continued ]
 
Panini America’s Weekly Redemption Card Update: Trent Richardson Headlines
April 25, 2014
In an effort to keep collectors updated on the status of those Panini America redemption cards that are currently being processed, we’ll post a list every week, like the one included... [ continued ]
 
Prime Time: Panini America Examines First 2013-14 Prime Hockey Autographs (Gallery)
April 23, 2014
My intention this morning — when I departed the cozy but cramped marketing office I share with Scott Prusha and made my way left and then right down to the massive Panini America Acquisitions... [ continued ]
 
Teaser Gallery: Panini America Cracks Four Early Boxes of 2013-14 Intrigue Basketball
April 22, 2014
Tomorrow afternoon, much of the intrigue will be removed from 2013-14 Intrigue Basketball, replaced instead with the tantalizing tangible results of the many release-day breaks. But... [ continued ]
 
Panini America Explores the Prime Pairings of 2013-14 Intrigue Basketball (Gallery)
April 21, 2014
When Panini America’s 2013-14 Intrigue Basketball goes live in hobby shops across North America on Wednesday, collectors will likely find much in the product that provides that namesake... [ continued ]
 
The Knight’s Lance Easter Egg Hunt: Locate the Panini America Eggs & You Could Win!
April 18, 2014
Whether it’s tracking down eggs or tracking down those last few Panini America cards to finish your set, collectors and Easter celebrants share one very important emotion: The thrill... [ continued ]
 
Panini America’s Weekly Redemption Card Update: Big Papi, Tony Parker and More
April 18, 2014
In an effort to keep collectors updated on the status of those Panini America redemption cards that are currently being processed, we’ll post a list every week, like the one included... [ continued ]
 
The Panini America Quality Control Gallery: 2013-14 Intrigue Basketball (78 Images)
April 17, 2014
It took all of one release for Panini America’s Intrigue Basketball product to make its micro-etched mark on the hobby. Amid a 2012-13 NBA collecting season not the least bit short... [ continued ]
 
Feeling the Blues: Panini America Previews More 2014 FIFA World Cup Brazil™ Prizm
April 16, 2014
When a normally innocuous florescent office light bounces just right off a brilliant-blue uncut sheet of cards graced with Panini America’s Prizm technology, well, it can be quite... [ continued ]
 
Preferential Peek: Panini America Previews 2013-14 Preferred Basketball Silhouettes
April 15, 2014
A lot has changed for Panini America’s now-legendary Silhouettes subset since it burst onto the collecting scene with a stunning, starring turn as the Rookie Die Cut Material Autographs... [ continued ]
 
Pennsylvania Collector Wins Grand Prize in 2013 Panini NFL Player of the Day Promo
April 14, 2014
Aaron Kellington, a passionate trading card collector from the Pittsburgh suburb of Washington, Pa., turned one lucky pack of officially licensed Panini America NFL trading cards into... [ continued ]
 
Rare Japanese Versions of Masahiro Tanaka 2014 Donruss Rated Rookie Cards Surface
April 14, 2014
Collectors keeping a close eye on Panini America’s 2014 Donruss Baseball Rated Rookie Trade-In promotion have no doubt discovered that the cards have finally started arriving into... [ continued ]
 
Panini America Offers Detailed First Look at 2013-14 Signatures Basketball (Gallery)
April 13, 2014
It would be no understatement to call last year’s debut edition of Signatures Basketball one of the sleeper products of the entire 2012-13 NBA product season. Last year’s late-season... [ continued ]
 
Panini America’s Weekly Redemption Card Update: Kyrie, Peyton, Brees and More
April 12, 2014
In an effort to keep collectors updated on the status of those Panini America redemption cards that are currently being processed, we’ll post a list every week, like the one included... [ continued ]
 
Panini America’s Latest Kobe Signing Offers Previews of 2013-14 Intrigue, Crusade
April 11, 2014
Late last month, Panini Authentic’s Brian Bayne sat down with Panini America’s own Kobe Bryant for a comprehensive signing session that included several new pieces of memorabilia for... [ continued ]
 
Cobi Jones to Help Panini America, Modell’s Kick Off 2014 FIFA World Cup Brazil™ Sticker Collection
April 10, 2014
On Thursday afternoon in New York City, U.S. Men’s National Soccer Team legend Cobi Jones will help Panini America officially celebrate the launch of the 2014 FIFA World Cup Brazil™... [ continued ]
 
Golden: Panini America Grabs New Looks at 2014 FIFA World Cup Brazil™ Prizm Set
April 10, 2014
One tell-tale sign that the release of Panini America’s highly anticipated 2014 FIFA World Cup Brazil™ Prizm set is swiftly approaching can be found in the number of new uncut test... [ continued ]
 
Cobi Jones, Claudio Suarez Star in Debut of Panini 2014 FIFA World Cup Mobile Tour
April 08, 2014
During a sun-soaked weekend at L.A. Live in the shadows of the Staples Center in Los Angeles, Panini America, with a few titanic assists from soccer legends Cobi Jones and Claudio... [ continued ]
 
Teaser Gallery: Panini America Breaks Four Early Boxes of 2013-14 Playbook Hockey
April 08, 2014
By this time tomorrow, hockey collectors across North America will help Panini America pen a new chapter in the hockey-card history books by partaking in the first — and perhaps only... [ continued ]
 
Teaser Gallery: Panini America Cracks Open One Early Box of 2013-14 Panini Basketball
April 08, 2014
In this collecting age of specialty products tailored specifically to different interests, a good, old-fashioned every-collector type of release — especially one with great photography,... [ continued ]
 
The Best Prizm Yet? Panini America Offers a Sneak Peek at 2014 Prizm Baseball Autos
April 07, 2014
As you read this, Panini America’s baseball brand team is steadfastly working on what just might be the most impressive Prizm-branded release to date. And when you consider just how... [ continued ]
 
Panini America Signs Exclusive Agreement with NBA Top Prospect Danté Exum
April 07, 2014
Panini America, the world’s largest sports and entertainment collectibles company, announced today that it has signed an exclusive autograph trading card agreement with Australian... [ continued ]
 
Panini America Reveals Specific Quantities of 2013 Contenders Football Base SPs
April 05, 2014
Over the last few months, we’ve offered glimpses into the relative scarcity of the base and insert SPs and SSPs found in Panini America’s 2013 Contenders Football release. But collectors’... [ continued ]
 
Between the Sheets: Panini America Sneaks Peek at 2014 FIFA World Cup Brazil Prizm
April 04, 2014
We’ve had a front-row seat to the collectibles kickoff of the global sensation that is the FIFA World Cup in recent days as Panini’s 2014 FIFA World Cup Brazil Sticker Collection has... [ continued ]
 
Panini America’s Weekly Redemption Card Update: Another Huge Multisport Report
April 04, 2014
In an effort to keep collectors updated on the status of those Panini America redemption cards that are currently being processed, we’ll post a list every week, like the one included... [ continued ]
 
The Panini America Quality Control Gallery: 2013-14 Panini Basketball (81 Sweet Pics)
April 03, 2014
No single product dotting the vast and varied roster of Panini America sports trading card releases has come to embrace the majestic Panini knight quite like base-brand Panini Basketball.... [ continued ]
 
Panini America Signs Former Louisville QB Teddy Bridgewater to First NFL Card Deal
April 02, 2014
Panini America, the world’s largest sports and entertainment collectibles company, announced today that it has signed former Louisville quarterback Teddy Bridgewater to an autograph... [ continued ]
 
Panini America, College Basketball Legends Unite for ‘March Memories’ Brunch Event
April 02, 2014
Some of the greatest figures in the history of college basketball will join Panini America officials during Final Four weekend for the company’s inaugural March Memories Brunch. The... [ continued ]
 
The Panini America Quality Control Gallery: 2013-14 Playbook Hockey (117 Sweet Pics)
April 01, 2014
Thanks to the nimble Tweeting fingers of Panini America Hockey Brand Manager Chris Barr, last week’s packout for 2013-14 Playbook Hockey was largely — pardon the pun — an open book.... [ continued ]
 
Panini America IDs Mystery Rated Rookies in 2014 Donruss Baseball Wrapper Trade
March 31, 2014
Now that the 2014 baseball season is officially underway, Panini America officials can finally reveal the identities of the three Mystery Rated Rookies that will be available as part... [ continued ]
 
‘Where Is It? Weekend’ Back with Chance to Win National Treasures and Court Kings
March 29, 2014
Another weekend here on The Knight’s Lance brings with it another chance for loyal Panini America collectors to win some sweet cards. For this exciting installment of “Where Is It?... [ continued ]
 
It’s Here! Panini America Rips 10 Packets of 2014 FIFA World Cup Brazil Stickers
March 28, 2014
Depending on where you live in this wide, wide wonderful world of ours, you’re either just starting to experience the global phenomenon of Panini’s 2014 FIFA World Cup Brazil Sticker... [ continued ]
 
Panini America’s Weekly Redemption Card Update: Kobe Bryant, Kevin Durant, More
March 28, 2014
In an effort to keep collectors updated on the status of those Panini America redemption cards that are currently being processed, we’ll post a list every week, like the one included... [ continued ]
 
Panini America Offers Detailed First Look at 2013-14 Rookie Anthology Hockey
March 27, 2014
Say this about Panini America’s historic close to the 2013-14 NHL trading card season: It promises to be absolutely fascinating. You can discern that for yourself by watching today’s... [ continued ]
 
Prime-Time Preview: Panini America Offers Pre-Ink Peek at 2013-14 Prime Hockey
March 27, 2014
It’s been something of a hardcore hockey collector’s dream day here at Panini America. It started with daylong Twitter coverage of the 2013-14 Playbook Hockey packout from NHL Brand... [ continued ]
 
Appreciating the Patchtastic Splendor of Art Nouveau in 2013-14 Court Kings Basketball
March 26, 2014
Aside from my wife and kids, there’s not much I love more in this world than 1980s R&B music and plague-level sick prime memorabilia cards (I’m not quite sure what that says about... [ continued ]
 
Teaser Gallery: Panini America Cracks Two Boxes of 2013 National Treasures Football
March 25, 2014
For many hardcore football hobbyists, tomorrow is no mere Wednesday. It’s National Treasures Football Release Day, a national collecting holiday of sorts when collectors across North... [ continued ]
 
Teaser Gallery: Panini America Opens Early Boxes of 2013-14 Court Kings Basketball
March 25, 2014
Tomorrow’s highly anticipated release of 2013-14 Court Kings Basketball represents the closest thing the hoops hobby has to a bona fide art exhibit, which makes the following three-box... [ continued ]
 
Panini Authentic Bringing Andrew Luck to California for Thursday Public Signing
March 24, 2014
Panini Authentic is bringing Indianapolis Colts quarterback and exclusive company spokesman Andrew Luck to California this Thursday for the superstar’s first California public signing... [ continued ]
 
The Panini America Quality Control Gallery: 2013-14 Court Kings Basketball (150 Pics)
March 24, 2014
There are some trading card products that aren’t so much trading card products at all, but rather miniature works of art that seem to command more appreciation, more attention, more... [ continued ]
 
Go Inside 2013 National Treasures Football: The Countdown Continues (Gallery Four)
March 23, 2014
Between the many sneak-peek breaks that took place earlier this week as part of the 2014 Industry Summit and the myriad magnificent images we’ve shown you over the last week right... [ continued ]
 
Panini America’s Weekly Redemption Card Update: Eddie Lacy, Le’Veon Bell, More
March 22, 2014
In an effort to keep collectors updated on the status of those Panini America redemption cards that are currently being processed, we’ll post a list every week, like the one included... [ continued ]
 
Go Inside 2013 National Treasures Football: The Countdown Continues (Gallery Three)
March 21, 2014
Football collectors, rejoice. There’s a prime-patch paradise coming in next week’s release of 2013 National Treasures Football the likes of which you’ve rarely — if ever — seen in... [ continued ]
 
Commanding Performance: Panini America Steals Show at 2014 Industry Summit
March 20, 2014
LAS VEGAS — Now that the 2014 Industry Summit officially has come to a close, it’s time to take a quick look back at just how dynamic Panini America’s presence was. From a dominant... [ continued ]
 
Panini America Provides “Short” Glimpse at 2013-14 Immaculate Basketball (Gallery)
March 19, 2014
LAS VEGAS — During a rousing corporate address Tuesday at the 2014 Industry Summit, Panini America officials commanded the collecting world’s attention with a series of announcements... [ continued ]
 
Go Inside 2013 National Treasures Football: The Countdown Continues (Gallery Two)
March 18, 2014
LAS VEGAS — The collecting world got its first glimpse at the impending juggernaut known as 2013 National Treasures Football on Monday night during the Third Annual Panini America... [ continued ]
 
Panini America Announces Industry’s First Consumer Rewards Program at Summit
March 18, 2014
Every other category has them, so isn’t it about time that the card collecting community has its own rewards program, too? Today, Panini America, the world’s largest sports and entertainment... [ continued ]
 
Go Inside 2013 National Treasures Football: The Countdown Begins (Gallery One)
March 16, 2014
LAS VEGAS — Beginning tomorrow during the Panini America GTS Distribution Ultimate Case Break at the 2014 Industry Summit, the collecting world will get the first glorious glimpses... [ continued ]
 
Panini America, Beckett Business Solutions, eBay to Kick Off 2014 Industry Summit
March 15, 2014
Panini America has partnered with Beckett Business Solutions and eBay to help kick off the 2014 Industry Summit on Sunday in Las Vegas with the creation of a special promotional set... [ continued ]
 
Spoiler Alert: Panini America Offers a Look Inside 2014 Industry Summit Black Boxes
March 14, 2014
With the 2014 Industry Summit set to begin on Sunday, Panini America officials — including promo-project point man Scott Prusha — have steadfastly been putting the finishing touches... [ continued ]
 
Panini America’s Weekly Redemption Card Update: Alex Ovechkin, Kevin Love, More
March 14, 2014
In an effort to keep collectors updated on the status of those Panini America redemption cards that are currently being processed, we’ll post a list every week, like the one included... [ continued ]
 
Go Behind the Scenes on the Panini America Spring Training Road Trip (Gallery)
March 13, 2014
FT. MYERS, Fla. — Two days into the inaugural Panini Spring Training Road Trip and here is just a smidgen of what we’ve learned so far: 2014 Prizm Baseball is as mesmerizing to the... [ continued ]
 
Panini America Previews Newest Autograph Arrivals from All Four Major Sports
March 13, 2014
While a passionate contingent of Panini America Acquisitions, Customer Service, Marketing and Product Development personnel is smack-dab in the middle of the inaugural Panini Spring... [ continued ]
 
Panini America Enters Octagon on Saturday with Fist-Rising Lightweight Myles Jury
March 12, 2014
On Saturday night in Dallas, Panini America will have the best seat in the house when undefeated lightweight Myles “Fury” Jury faces Diego “The Dream” Sanchez on the main card of UFC... [ continued ]
 
2013-14 Titanium Basketball Retail Delivers Five Times the Rookies in Unique Subset
March 12, 2014
Hot on the heels of Panini America’s 2013-14 Titanium Basketball arriving in hobby shops last week, the unique retail version of the product should start hitting retail shelves this... [ continued ]
 
Panini America Will Have Attendees Seeing Green During 2014 Industry Summit
March 11, 2014
Next week during the 2014 Industry Summit in Las Vegas, Panini America officials have vowed to go green — both with some rare inclusions inside the company’s legendary Black Boxes... [ continued ]
 
Panini Peek: 2013-14 Crusade Basketball
March 11, 2014
In early April, the collecting crusade that captivated hardcore hoops fans last year, is coming back for a whole new season — and this time, it’s bringing a lower price point, a lower... [ continued ]
 
Panini America Prepares to Hit the Road for Inaugural Spring Training Road Trip
March 10, 2014
Beginning tomorrow, Panini America baseball officials will embark on a two-week, cross-country journey that will take them to three cities in Florida and one in Arizona during the... [ continued ]
 
Teaser Gallery: Panini America Opens Early Boxes of 2013-14 Crown Royale Hockey
March 10, 2014
Cue the trumpets and break out the regal robes: 2013-14 Crown Royale Hockey is coming. And if Wednesday’s release truly is the last Crown Royale hockey product Panini America makes,... [ continued ]
 
Panini America Ready to Honor Dallas Stars Legend Mike Modano with Special Card Set
March 09, 2014
Late last year inside the Panini VIP Party in Toronto, NHL legend Mike Modano, if only temporarily, went from being one of the greatest players in hockey history to being one of the... [ continued ]
 
A Cut Above: Die-Cut Mem Cards Add Pop to 2013-14 Crown Royale Hockey (Gallery)
March 09, 2014
When Panini America’s 2013-14 Crown Royale Hockey releases to anxious hockey collectors across North America on Wednesday, the product’s sickest Silhouettes, its scarcest autographs... [ continued ]
 
‘Where Is It? Weekend’ Back with Chance to Win More Sweet Panini America Boxes
March 08, 2014
Another weekend here on The Knight’s Lance brings with it another chance for loyal Panini America collectors to win some sweet cards. For this exciting second installment of “Where... [ continued ]
 
Panini America’s Weekly Redemption Card Update: Peyton, Yzerman, RNH and More
March 07, 2014
In an effort to keep collectors updated on the status of those Panini America redemption cards that are currently being processed, we’ll post a list every week, like the one included... [ continued ]
 
Teaser Gallery: Panini America Cracks Open Two Boxes of 2013-14 Titanium Basketball
March 06, 2014
A thrilling week of Panini America releases that featured the buzz-generating arrival of 2013 Spectra Football yesterday continues tomorrow with the historic launch of 2013-14 Titanium... [ continued ]
 
Filthy Good: Panini America Appreciates the Prime Prowess of 2013 Spectra Football
March 05, 2014
With the highly anticipated release of Panini America’s 2013 Spectra Football today, collectors across North America are on the verge of discovering just how nasty some of the product’s... [ continued ]
 
Teaser Gallery: Panini America Rips Three Early Boxes of New 2013 Spectra Football
March 04, 2014
You’ve heard the buzz. You’ve seen the autographs as they’ve come in. You’ve witnessed the Quality Control Gallery. About all that’s left of previewing Panini America’s new 2013 Spectra... [ continued ]
 
The Panini America Quality Control Gallery: 2013-14 Crown Royale Hockey (63 Images)
March 04, 2014
Panini America Hockey Brand Manager Chris Barr was at it again last week, dispensing drool and generating hype during another riveting Twitter takeover of the Panini America account,... [ continued ]
 
The Panini America Quality Control Gallery: 2013-14 Titanium Basketball (90 Images)
March 03, 2014
Yesterday we brought you a tip-of-the-iceberg teaser of 2013-14 Titanium Basketball. Today, as promised, we’re bringing you a whole lot more. Last week, the Panini America NBA Product... [ continued ]
 
Titanic Tease: Panini America Takes Sunday Sneak Peek at 2013-14 Titanium Basketball
March 02, 2014
The history-making first installment of Titanium Basketball is now less than one week from release and it’s safe to assume that Panini America officials have taken the perennial hockey... [ continued ]
 
Panini America Offers Detailed First Look at 2013-14 Contenders Hockey (Gallery)
March 01, 2014
If the late-March release of 2013-14 Contenders Hockey does indeed represent the final Contenders Hockey release ever made, the product is going out with a definitive bang. Returning... [ continued ]
 
Panini America Teams Up with Dallas Stars to Honor Franchise Icon Mike Modano
March 01, 2014
Next Saturday during the Dallas Stars home game against the Minnesota Wild, Panini America will honor franchise icon Mike Modano, arguably the greatest American-born player in NHL... [ continued ]
 
The Panini America Quality Control Gallery: 2013 Spectra Football (115 Must-See Pics)
February 28, 2014
Following months of buildup and more than just a little mystique, Panini America’s newest NFL product — 2013 Spectra Football — is now just days away from release. The higher-end,... [ continued ]
 
Panini America’s Weekly Redemption Card Update: Emmitt, Messier, Russell, More
February 28, 2014
In an effort to keep collectors updated on the status of those Panini America redemption cards that are currently being processed, we’ll post a list every week, like the one included... [ continued ]
 
Special Delivery: NFL MVP Peyton Manning Arrives at Panini America HQ (Gallery)
February 27, 2014
Legendary Denver Broncos quarterback Peyton Manning produced arguably the greatest offensive season in NFL history in 2013, setting new single-season records for touchdown passes (55)... [ continued ]
 
Panini America Issues Statement Regarding NHL/NHLPA Licensing Situation
February 27, 2014
Panini America, the global leader in licensed sports and entertainment collectibles, issued the following statement Thursday afternoon in regard to the NHL/NHLPA license. “We are... [ continued ]
 
Baseball’s Biggest Trades Begin Today with 2014 Donruss Baseball Wrapper Trade-In
February 26, 2014
Although baseball’s Opening Day is still more than a month away, some of the biggest trades of the 2014 season start taking place . . . now. With today’s hobby release of Panini America’s... [ continued ]
 
Teaser Gallery: Panini America Opens a Box of 2014 Donruss Baseball (60 Sweet Pics)
February 25, 2014
After just ripping through a 24-pack hobby box of Panini America’s triumphantly returning 2014 Donruss Baseball, I can tell you that there are certain guarantees that accompany the... [ continued ]
 
Now Live: Panini America’s Newest Football Ink Features Blockbuster Names (Gallery)
February 24, 2014
Simply put, the last 10 days or so here at Panini America HQ have witnessed a star-studded influx of monumental NFL autographs, including many from recently released products that... [ continued ]
 
Teaser Gallery: Panini America Breaks Four Boxes of 2013 Crown Royale Football Hobby
February 24, 2014
It’s Monday of 2013 Crown Royale Football Hobby release week, which means we’re now just two days away from a bevy of crowning football-card achievements. By this time Wednesday, the... [ continued ]
 
Sole Searching: Panini Authentic Examines Kyrie, Blake Game-Worn All-Star Shoes
February 23, 2014
The luxury of time — seven days to be exact — has afforded the opportunity to reflect upon last Sunday’s 2014 NBA All-Star Game in search of the showcase event’s most lasting memories.... [ continued ]
 
The Nastiest Treasures: NFL Legends, Stars Bring Bang to 2013 National Treasures
February 22, 2014
Filthy. #Wow. Nasty. #NoWords. Spectacularly insane. #TheBarHasBeenRaised. Insanely spectacular. Greatest . . . Autograph . . . Ever. #Awesome. Clearly, there are many ways to sum... [ continued ]
 
Panini America Produces Card Set Honoring Super Bowl Champion Seattle Seahawks
February 21, 2014
It took an MVP-clinching interception return in Super Bowl XLVIII, but Seattle Seahawks linebacker Malcolm Smith finally has his first NFL trading card. It’s part of the special 18-card... [ continued ]
 
“Where Is It?” Weekend Begins with a New Panini America Image Hunt (20 Prizes)
February 21, 2014
Another Friday here on The Knight’s Lance brings with it another chance for loyal Panini America collectors to win some sweet cards. But today’s contest is no ordinary “Find It!” Friday.... [ continued ]
 
Panini America’s Weekly Redemption Card Update: Superstars, Legends Dot Report
February 21, 2014
In an effort to keep collectors updated on the status of those Panini America redemption cards that are currently being processed, we’ll post a list every week, like the one included... [ continued ]
 
Breaking News: Panini America Announces 2014 FIFA World Cup Brazil Prizm Set
February 20, 2014
Call it the “Product Heard ‘Round the World.” Panini America on Thursday announced that it will be producing a standalone Prizm product devoted to 2014 FIFA World Cup Brazil, a development... [ continued ]
 
The Panini America Quality Control Gallery: 2014 Donruss Baseball (Must-See Images)
February 20, 2014
The countdown is on. Donruss Baseball is about to be reborn. Next week, Panini America’s 2014 Donruss Baseball releases to the hobby masses, marking the first time since 2005 that... [ continued ]
 
Teaser Gallery: Panini America Busts Three Boxes of 2013-14 Gold Standard Basketball
February 19, 2014
The hype surrounding 2013-14 Gold Standard Basketball began in earnest over the weekend during a special Panini Roundtable Sneak Peek event that culminated Sunday with Orlando Magic... [ continued ]
 
The Panini America Quality Control Gallery: 2013 Crown Royale Football Hobby (81 Pics)
February 19, 2014
For much of the last week, our Crown Royale Football coverage here on The Knight’s Lance has been dedicated exclusively to the retail version of the product that was quality controlled,... [ continued ]
 
Panini America Delivering Hot Hoops Cards for Tonight’s Mavericks Game with Heat
February 18, 2014
Panini America will welcome Dallas Mavericks fans back from the 2014 NBA All-Star break during tonight’s game against LeBron James and the Miami Heat by giving away the first two cards... [ continued ]
 
Teaser Gallery: Panini America Opens Early Boxes of 2013-14 Totally Certified Hockey
February 18, 2014
This time tomorrow, hockey collectors across North America will help make hobby history by busting open packs of 2013-14 Totally Certified Hockey, the brand’s first-ever appearance... [ continued ]
 
Blake Griffin Shines During Weekend Visit to Panini America Jam Session Booth
February 17, 2014
NEW ORLEANS — It was easy to find Los Angeles Clippers superstar Blake Griffin on Saturday afternoon inside the packed 2014 NBA All-Star Jam Session. All you had to do was follow the... [ continued ]
 
Autos Correct: Latest Arrivals Shed Light on National Treasures, Gold Standard, More
February 17, 2014
If you think Panini America was crazy busy over the last four days in New Orleans during 2014 NBA All-Star Week, well, you’d be right. But things were moving at a blistering pace back... [ continued ]
 
Teaser Gallery: Panini America Opens Early Boxes of 2013 Crown Royale Football Retail
February 16, 2014
While we await the Quality Control results from Panini America’s packout for 2013 Crown Royale Football Hobby, we’re going to finish the preview we started late last week of 2013 Crown... [ continued ]
 
Young Stars, Panini America Rock Saturday at the 2014 NBA All-Star Jam Session
February 16, 2014
NEW ORLEANS — On Saturday afternoon, just hours before they delivered electrifying performances during NBA All-Star Saturday Night, star rookies Ben McLemore and Trey Burke first delivered... [ continued ]
 
Jam Packed: Panini America On Location at the 2014 NBA All-Star Jam Session
February 15, 2014
NEW ORLEANS — It’s been a fast and furious first few days for the Panini America team in the Big Easy for 2014 NBA All-Star Week. The action started just minutes after touching down... [ continued ]
 
Panini America’s Weekly Redemption Card Update: Strasburg, Bernard, Bera, More
February 15, 2014
In an effort to keep collectors updated on the status of those Panini America redemption cards that are currently being processed, we’ll post a list every week, like the one included... [ continued ]
 
BREAKING NEWS: Panini America Sits Down with Seattle Seahawks Superstar Russell Wilson for Monumental Signing Session
February 14, 2014
BELLEVUE, Wash. – Less than two weeks after leading the Seattle Seahawks to their first Super Bowl championship in franchise history, Russell Wilson on Thursday afternoon got back... [ continued ]
 
The Panini America Quality Control Gallery: 2013 Crown Royale Football Retail (54 Pics)
February 13, 2014
While the Panini America NFL Product Development team is steadily putting the finishing touches on the hobby version of 2013 Crown Royale Football, packout for the retail version ended... [ continued ]
 
Panini Peek: 2013-14 Panini Basketball
February 13, 2014
With the frenetic grandeur of 2014 NBA All-Star Week in New Orleans serving as the ideal backdrop, Panini America officials today released preliminary information on 2013-14 Panini... [ continued ]
 
Panini America Offers Player Signings, Card Set, More at 2014 NBA All-Star Jam Session
February 12, 2014
Portland Trail Blazers extraordinary sophomore Damian Lillard is slated to make NBA history this weekend by becoming the first player to compete in all five NBA All-Star Weekend events... [ continued ]
 
Panini America Offers NBA Hoops Facebook Tournament for 2014 NBA All-Star Week
February 12, 2014
Beginning today, Panini America is honoring 2014 NBA All-Star Week with a tournament for users of the company’s 2013-14 NBA Hoops Basketball Facebook app. The grand prize winner of... [ continued ]
 
The Panini America Quality Control Gallery: 2013-14 Gold Standard Basketball (96 Pics)
February 11, 2014
In just a few short days, NBA collectors will be treated to another epic gold-digging expedition when Panini America releases 2013-14 Gold Standard Basketball, the fourth installment... [ continued ]
 
Short Story: Panini America Sheds Light on 2013 Contenders Football Insert SPs
February 11, 2014
It’s a phenomenon that takes place every year at about this time. Almost immediately following the release of a new year of Contenders Football, the annual frenzy commences as collectors... [ continued ]
 
Panini America Provides “Patchtastic” Peek at 2013-14 Gold Standard Basketball
February 10, 2014
The Panini America NBA team was hard at work over the weekend putting the finishing touches on packout for 2013-14 Gold Standard Basketball. As a result, my email inbox received a... [ continued ]
 
Panini America Provides Info on Autograph, Mem SPs in 2013-14 Titanium Hockey
February 10, 2014
Truth be told, Panini America NHL Brand Manager Chris Barr has been on me to post the list of autograph and memorabilia SPs from 2013-14 Titanium Hockey for weeks. But for any number... [ continued ]
 
Panini America Offers Detailed First Look at 2013 National Treasures Football (Gallery)
February 10, 2014
That thunderous commotion you just heard has nothing to do with the Seattle Seahawks’ Super Bowl-winning Legion of Boom secondary. Well, OK, the Legion of Boom has something to do... [ continued ]
 
Diamond Kings, Studio, Team MVPs Deliver Old-School Pop to 2014 Donruss Baseball
February 09, 2014
The old-school revival is coming. If our preview earlier this week of the Dominator and Elite Series inserts coming to Panini America’s late-February release of 2014 Donruss Baseball... [ continued ]
 
Panini America Plans Special Case Incentive for 2013-14 Totally Certified Hockey
February 08, 2014
As we first showed you in the Quality Control Gallery earlier this week, the debut edition of Totally Certified Hockey delivers a distinct Totally Certified feel while also introducing... [ continued ]
 
Find the Hidden Panini America Knight for Chance to Win Spectacular Two-Box Prize
February 07, 2014
It’s Friday here on The Knight’s Lance, which means there’s a good chance we’re going to give our loyal readers another opportunity to find it. “It,” of course, is a smaller, perhaps-somewhat-manipulated... [ continued ]
 
Panini America’s Weekly Redemption Card Update: Kyrie, Limited Hockey, More
February 07, 2014
In an effort to keep collectors updated on the status of those Panini America redemption cards that are currently being processed, we’ll post a list every week, like the one included... [ continued ]
 
The Panini America Quality Control Gallery: 2013-14 Totally Certified Hockey (114 Pics)
February 06, 2014
Not to belabor the point here, but if you’re not following the Panini America Twitter account, you missed out on another golden sneak-peek opportunity yesterday, this time during the... [ continued ]
 
Early Domination: Heavy-Hitting Autograph Arrivals Power 2014 Donruss Baseball
February 06, 2014
From the very first mention that Panini America was bringing the iconic Donruss Baseball brand back to the diamond in 2014, the anticipatory buzz has been palpable. Now that we’re... [ continued ]
 
Panini America Sits Down with Kyrie Irving for Super Sunday Signing Session (Gallery)
February 05, 2014
On Sunday night in a suite near the top of a downtown Dallas hotel, one of the best players in the NBA watched Seattle’s Super Bowl XLVIII demolition of the Denver Broncos. But for... [ continued ]
 
Autos, Mem Deliver Pop to Panini America’s 2014 NHL Player of the Day Set (Gallery)
February 04, 2014
In recent days, participating hobby shops across North America have been on the receiving end of some special cargo that will serve as the centerpiece for Panini America’s 2014 NHL... [ continued ]
 
Panini America Previews the Rookie Royalty Coming to 2013 Crown Royale Football
February 04, 2014
Many of us from Panini America departed to New York one week ago today to take part in a seemingly unparalleled amount of activation that included Super Bowl XLVIII Media Day, two... [ continued ]
 
Watch Devils Star Adam Henrique Bust Box of Titanium, Make Female Fans “Shaky”
February 03, 2014
HOWELL, N.J. — For more than 90 magnificent minutes on Saturday afternoon at Bob’s Sports cards in Howell, N.J., Devils superstar Adam Henrique further ingratiated himself to hundreds... [ continued ]
 
Art Appreciation: Peeking Panini America’s 2013-14 Court Kings Basketball (Gallery)
February 03, 2014
Late last week we brought you the splendid first look at Panini America’s upcoming 2013-14 Court Kings Basketball, the first standalone release of the impressive, art-inspired brand... [ continued ]
 
Panini America’s Weekly Redemption Card Update: Nick Foles, Hockey XRCs, More
February 02, 2014
In an effort to keep collectors updated on the status of those Panini America redemption cards that are currently being processed, we’ll post a list every week, like the one included... [ continued ]
 
NFL Stars, Kids Offer Highlights Aplenty at 2014 Panini Pop Warner Skills Clinic
February 01, 2014
NEW YORK — Friday night inside an action-packed Field House at Chelsea Piers, Panini America and Pop Warner joined forces for the 7th Annual Panini Pop Warner Skills Clinic as 150... [ continued ]
 
NFL Stars to Coach 150 New York-area Kids During Panini Pop Warner Skills Clinic
January 31, 2014
Panini America, the world’s largest sports and entertainment collectibles company and the exclusive trading card and sticker partner of Pop Warner, will treat more than 150 New York-area... [ continued ]
 
Panini America Offers Detailed First Look at 2013-14 Court Kings Basketball (Gallery)
January 31, 2014
In late March, the artistic side of NBA trading cards will be on full exhibition for the first time in four seasons when Panini America triumphantly returns the popular Court Kings... [ continued ]
 
Panini America Keeps Busy in the Big Apple with Stadium Series, Super Bowl (Gallery)
January 30, 2014
NEW YORK — On a Wednesday night in Yankee Stadium when bone-jarring freeze rendered thumbs too numb to Tweet (literally), Panini America officials attempted to stay warm during the... [ continued ]
 
New Panini America Autos Offer Early Look at 2013 National Treasures, Crown Royale
January 29, 2014
NEW YORK — With Media Day now out of the way, the countdown to Sunday’s Super Bowl XLVIII has reached its final furious stages, and the buzz around New York City is more than enough... [ continued ]
 
Richard Sherman’s Dirty Laundry Arrives at Panini America Headquarters (Gallery)
January 28, 2014
The last time ebullient Seattle Seahawks defender Richard Sherman faced a quarterback named “Manning” in MetLife Stadium, the self-appointed “best corner in the game!” certainly played... [ continued ]
 
Panini Super Bowl Kid Reporter Curtis Case Shines at Super Bowl XLVIII Media Day
January 28, 2014
NEWARK, N.J. — There were stars at every turn during Tuesday’s Super Bowl XLVIII Media Day inside the Prudential Center. Football stars. Media stars. UFC stars. Modeling stars. And... [ continued ]
 
Teaser Gallery: Panini America Rips Three Early Boxes of 2013 Black Football
January 27, 2014
Black Wednesday is coming. With the second installment of Panini America’s popular Black Football slated to release in just three days, collectors will soon discover for themselves... [ continued ]
 
Teaser Gallery: Panini America Breaks One Early Box of 2013-14 Elite Basketball
January 27, 2014
With both 2013 Black Football and 2013-14 Elite Basketball set to release this Wednesday, the week ahead promises to be filled with plenty of Panini America product breaks — in shops,... [ continued ]
 
Festive L.A. Opens Panini America’s Tour of the 2014 NHL Stadium Series (Gallery)
January 26, 2014
LOS ANGELES — A fan-packed booth and plenty of California sunshine greeted Panini America for last night’s first game of the 2014 NHL Stadium Series inside Los Angeles’ legendary Dodger... [ continued ]
 
Simply Spectra-cular: Panini America Offers Sweet First Look at 2013 Spectra Football
January 26, 2014
On a day when the biggest superstars in the NFL prepare to showcase their talents in the Pro Bowl, one of the biggest mysteries of the 2013 football trading card season is about to... [ continued ]
 
Find It! Friday: Win Boxes of Black Football, Elite Basketball in Panini America Hunt
January 24, 2014
Any time you’re making a morning commute in the Dallas area and your dashboard thermometer reading matches Philip Rivers’ jersey number, well, you know it’s bone-chilling cold. Clearly,... [ continued ]
 
The Baseball Card King Honored as Newest Panini Roundtable Store of the Month
January 24, 2014
In November, we unveiled yet another benefit of membership: The Panini Roundtable Hobby Shop of the Month. Our inaugural winner was Legacy Sports Cards in Las Vegas. Today, we’re thrilled... [ continued ]
 
Panini America’s Weekly Redemption Card Update: Keenan Allen, David Wright, More
January 24, 2014
In an effort to keep collectors updated on the status of those Panini America redemption cards that are currently being processed, we’ll post a list every week, like the one included... [ continued ]
 
Short Story: Panini America Begins Leaking 2013 Contenders Football SP Quantities
January 23, 2014
It’s a phenomenon that takes place every year at about this time. Almost immediately following the release of a new year of Contenders Football, the annual frenzy commences as collectors... [ continued ]
 
Virginia Middle-Schooler Wins Grand Prize in Panini Super Bowl Kid Reporter Contest
January 22, 2014
When 12-year-old Virginian Curtis Case completed his Christmas list late last year, the sixth-grader at Scott Memorial Middle School in Wytheville, Va., made sure to scribble “a box... [ continued ]
 
Panini America Kicks Off Super Bowl with Super Bowl Highlights Card Giveaway Exclusively at NFL Shop at Macy’s
January 22, 2014
Panini America and the NFL Shop at Macy’s Herald Square (which will play host to multiple Panini player appearances during Super Bowl Week and a variety of other Super Bowl-related... [ continued ]
 
The Panini America Quality Control Gallery: 2013-14 Elite Basketball (114 Sweet Pics)
January 22, 2014
One week from today, Panini America’s 2013-14 Elite Basketball — the new-season iteration of a longtime collecting favorite — returns to the hardwood boasting all of the calling-card... [ continued ]
 
The Panini America Quality Control Gallery: 2013 Black Football (135 Must-See Pics)
January 21, 2014
Panini America’s Black Football burst onto the scene late last season amid considerable buzz that was as much a result of compelling content as it was the product’s been-there, done-that... [ continued ]
 
Hot Off the Presses: Panini America Readies Commemorative Super Bowl XLVIII Sets
January 21, 2014
In the wee hours of Monday morning, not long after the Denver Broncos and Seattle Seahawks punched their respective tickets to Super Bowl XLVIII, a new game began for Panini America... [ continued ]
 
Recapping Panini America’s Weekend at the NFLPA Collegiate Bowl (Video & Gallery)
January 20, 2014
CARSON, Calif. — As a balmy Saturday evening transitioned briskly into a chilly Saturday night, Panini America’s impact on the third annual NFLPA Collegiate Bowl remained ever present... [ continued ]
 
Something to Talk About: Richard Sherman — And His Card Values — Speak Volumes
January 20, 2014
As far as Sunday nights go, Richard Sherman’s was pretty spectacular. First, the Seattle Seahawks extraordinary and exuberant cornerback delivered a game-clinching, turnover-inducing... [ continued ]
 
Panini Peek: 2013-14 Playbook Hockey
January 19, 2014
Ask most hockey collectors in North America about the envelope-pushing exploits of Panini America’s booklet card offerings over the last few years and they’ll likely tell you that... [ continued ]
 
Panini America’s Weekly Redemption Card Update: Tavon Austin, T.Y. Hilton, More
January 18, 2014
In an effort to keep collectors updated on the status of those Panini America redemption cards that are currently being processed, we’ll post a list every week, like the one included... [ continued ]
 
Panini America, NHLPA Drop Puck on 2014 NHL Player of the Day Promotion (Gallery)
January 18, 2014
Beginning in February, every time a collector purchases a pack of Panini America NHL trading cards at more than 450 hobby shops across the U.S. and Canada they may be one step closer... [ continued ]
 
Signing Session with Top Rookies Headlines Thursday at the NFLPA Collegiate Bowl
January 17, 2014
LONG BEACH, Calif. — A star-studded cast of 2013 NFL rookies headlined by Geno Smith, Tavon Austin, DeAndre Hopkins, Le’Veon Bell, Justin Hunter, Denard Robinson and Stedman Bailey... [ continued ]
 
Panini Peek: 2013-14 Intrigue Basketball
January 16, 2014
Out of all of the never-been-done-before NBA products that Panini America introduced during the 2012-13 season, perhaps none was more intriguing than Intrigue. And when collectors... [ continued ]
 
Panini America On Location: Kicking Things Off at the 2014 NFLPA Collegiate Bowl
January 16, 2014
LONG BEACH, Calif. — As a postcard-perfect California afternoon eased into evening, NFLPA Executive Director DeMaurice Smith on Wednesday addressed a room full of former NFL greats... [ continued ]
 
Gallery: Panini America Finally Busts Boxes of 2013 America’s Pastime, EEE Baseball
January 15, 2014
I got a crash course over the last week on something our loyal collectors know all too well: Sometimes, getting your hands on Panini America’s hottest products can be a difficult task... [ continued ]
 
The Panini America Quality Control Gallery: 2013-14 Pinnacle Hobby Jumbo Basketball
January 14, 2014
Massive, 30-card jumbo packs. Artist Proof parallels. Dufex-inspired Nufex. Z-Team inserts. Acetate autographs. Museum Collection. Die-cutting. Clearly, there’s a tremendous amount... [ continued ]
 
Panini America Offers First U.S. Sneak Peek for 2013-14 Gold Standard Basketball
January 14, 2014
The benefits of being an approved member of Panini America’s Panini Roundtable hobby shop program continue to pile up. Early next month, Panini America will provide a sneak-peek release... [ continued ]
 
Panini America Honors NHL Stadium Series with Adam Henrique Store Appearance
January 13, 2014
To help celebrate two key games on the 2014 NHL Stadium Series schedule, Panini America is bringing New Jersey Devils star Adam Henrique to Bob’s Sports Cards and Memorabilia in Howell,... [ continued ]
 
Panini America Offers Redemption Details for 2013 Elite Extra Edition Baseball
January 13, 2014
Last week’s release of 2013 Elite Extra Edition Baseball marked the return of a new year of baseball prospecting’s most relevant and in-demand products. As has become custom, the latest... [ continued ]
 
Find the Hidden Panini America Knight and You Could Win Boxes of EEE, Titanium
January 12, 2014
As the sporting world prepares to devour another spectacular day of NFL Playoff football and the accompanying buzz that is #PaniniWildCard, The Knight’s Lance wanted to augment all... [ continued ]
 
Teaser Gallery: Panini America Opens Some Boxes of 2013-14 Titanium Hockey
January 11, 2014
We’re going to continue our ongoing celebration of 2013-14 Titanium Hockey release week on this glorious Saturday afternoon by taking you pack-by-pack through the three boxes we busted... [ continued ]
 
Here’s How You Can Be a Contender During This Weekend’s #PaniniWildCard Promo
January 10, 2014
We’re going to do things a little bit differently this weekend for #PaniniWildCard during the divisional round of the NFL Playoffs. Instead of asking you to Tweet a picture of your... [ continued ]
 
Panini Peek: 2013-14 Crown Royale Hockey
January 10, 2014
A few aspects of the 2013-14 Crown Royale Hockey sales solicitation that just crossed my email inbox really struck me, so I figured I’d begin this Panini Peek preview with these thoughts:... [ continued ]
 
Panini America’s Weekly Redemption Card Update: Big Hurt, Kobe, Kyrie and More
January 10, 2014
In an effort to keep collectors updated on the status of those Panini America redemption cards that are currently being processed, we’ll post a list every week, like the one included... [ continued ]
 
@PaniniAmerica, @NFLPABowl Partner for Huge NFLPA Collegiate Bowl Promotion
January 09, 2014
As we continue counting down the days to next Saturday’s NFLPA Collegiate Bowl Presented By Panini, we’ve partnered with the the game’s official Twitter account in an effort to gain... [ continued ]
 
The Panini America Quality Control Gallery: 2013-14 Titanium Hockey (with Checklist)
January 09, 2014
When the clock strikes 12 tonight, one of the most talked-about hockey products in quite some time — 2013-14 Titanium Hockey — officially goes live in hobby shops across Canada and... [ continued ]
 
And the Nominees Are . . . Voting Begins for 2013 Pepsi NEXT NFL Rookie of the Year
January 09, 2014
Want to know who gets just as excited as Panini America and NFL collectors about NFL Rookie performances each week during the season? Pepsi with its NFL Rookie of the Week initiative.... [ continued ]
 
Panini Peek: 2013-14 Titanium Basketball
January 08, 2014
Some brands in the storied sports card pantheon are so compelling, so collectible, so . . . titanic, that you can only confine them to one sport for so long. In late February, Titanium... [ continued ]
 
Worth ReTweeting: Panini America Returns Social Signatures to 2013-14 NHL Lineup
January 08, 2014
It didn’t take long for the Social Signatures autograph concept that Panini America debuted in 2011-12 Elite Hockey to turn into a social sensation. The idea of having 10 social-media-savvy... [ continued ]
 
Panini America Reveals Checklists, Designs for 2012-13 NHL Rookie Redemptions
January 07, 2014
After many months of intrigue, anticipation and buildup regarding the identities and designs of the 45 Rookie Redemption Cards randomly inserted into 2012-13 Certified Hockey and 2012-13... [ continued ]
 
The Panini America Quality Control Gallery: 2013 Elite Extra Edition Baseball (93 Pics)
January 06, 2014
That undeniable buzz radiating all around you right now could be associated with the scintillating weekend of NFL playoff football we just witnessed and the madness known as #PaniniWildCard... [ continued ]
 
Find the Hidden Panini America Knight and You Could Win a Box of America’s Pastime
January 05, 2014
To honor the first week of 2014, The Knight’s Lance comes to you with another of its nearly world famous Scavenger Hunts, this time in an effort to reward five lucky fans with a box... [ continued ]
 
Panini America, NFL.com Team Up to Offer Virtual Cards of Top Fantasy Performers
January 04, 2014
It seems rather implausible that a 30-card Panini America set featuring the best NFL players on the planet and seen by millions of fans throughout the 2013 season could fly under the... [ continued ]
 
Where It All Started: #PaniniWildCard Back to Kick Off NFL Wild Card Weekend
January 04, 2014
Exactly one year ago today, Panini America officials launched the #PaniniWildCard Twitter promotion as a way to celebrate the excitement of the NFL playoffs while rewarding loyal fans... [ continued ]
 
Panini America Publishes 2013 Boxing Day Checklist; Contest Winners Announced
January 03, 2014
The time sure does seem to fly by during the holiday season. Between packed days at the office, packed days at home and end-of-the-year days off, the next time you come up for a breath... [ continued ]
 
Canada Exclusive: Panini America Reveals Distribution Details for 2013-14 Titanium Hockey
January 03, 2014
In what has been a whirlwind NHL season so far featuring an exciting Double Rookie Class, Panini America on Friday revealed what might be the hat trick for NHL trading cards when it... [ continued ]
 
Panini America’s Weekly Redemption Card Update: Hobby Heavyweights Abound
January 03, 2014
In an effort to keep collectors updated on the status of those Panini America redemption cards that are currently being processed, we’ll post a list every week, like the one included... [ continued ]
 
The Panini America Quality Control Gallery: 2013 America’s Pastime Baseball
January 02, 2014
One week from tomorrow, Panini America’s highly anticipated 2013 America’s Pastime Baseball releases to the hobby equipped to deliver one of the most diverse and memorable collecting... [ continued ]
 
Golden Opportunity: Panini America Peeks RCs Coming to Gold Standard Basketball
January 01, 2014
To help make sure that this first day of 2014 is one filled with golden opportunities, we thought we’d offer this preliminary glimpse at some of the rarest, most spectacular prime-memorabilia... [ continued ]
 
 
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