Following seven long years away from the collecting marketplace, Panini America’s regal Crown Royale Basketball franchise is just about ready to reign again. Gone from the game as a standalone product since 2010, the product royally returns on Friday packing those calling-card attributes that have made the product a fan favorite for years and has had many collectors clamoring for its return since the day it left.
The landmark Silhouettes and Rookie Silhouettes are back. The Crown die-cuts and Panini’s Choice Award die-cuts are back. All those chases found temporary residence in Panini America’s popular Preferred Basketball brand. But now they’re back with a set to call their own. On average, each hobby box of 2017-18 Crown Royale Basketball (12 cards per pack, one pack per box, 16 boxes per case) delivers one autograph, one memorabilia card and two inserts or parallels. Another headline? Both Jayson Tatum and Donovan Mitchell are live in the product.
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