First-Look Gallery: Panini America Previews 2018 Contenders Draft Picks Basketball
June 29, 2018

In late August, a bold, new basketball collecting season begins — as it so often does — with the release of Panini America’s Contenders Draft Picks Basketball. Traditionally the first product of the year to feature the NBA’s newest members in all of their college glory, Contenders Draft Picks Basketball returns for the 2018 season to deliver the first hard-signed rookie autographs of the season with the chase-worthy RPS College Tickets.

On average, each hobby box of 2018 Contenders Draft Picks Basketball (18 cards per pack, six packs per box, 12 boxes per case) will deliver six autographs, one parallel, 35 base Season Tickets, 35 variation Season Tickets and 30 inserts. In Turning Pro Signatures look for autographs from top current and retired NBA players in both their college and NBA uniforms.

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