The Panini America Quality Control Gallery: 2017-18 Contenders Basketball (75 Images)
February 19, 2018

After four long years away, one of the most revered brands in the sports collecting universe is ready for a triumphant return to the hardwood. In two short days, Contenders Basketball will once again make its profound presence felt in the NBA. Indeed, 2017-18 Contenders Basketball will mark the brand’s celebrated comeback with the splendor of Cracked Ice . . . the luster of Rookie Ticket Autographs . . . the opulence of Optic . . . you know, the unmistakable Contenders experience.

On average, each hobby box of 2017-18 Contenders Basketball (10 cards per pack, 12 packs per box, 12 boxes per case) will deliver two autographs (including one rookie autograph) and the product will feature a stunning array of rare inserts including Superstars Die-Cuts, Rookie of the Year Contenders, Front Row Seat and more. The product’s impressive array of inserts includes the rare Lottery Ticket parallel, Rookie of the Year Contenders (roughly one every other box) and so much more.

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