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Panini America’sWeekly Redemption Card Update: KD, Prescott, Ronaldo and More

February 22, 2019

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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 in the attachments below, detailing the most recent cards being fulfilled this week.

The following list is intended to inform collectors about which redemption cards from which products are being processed this week. We’ll update this list every week so stay tuned next week if you don’t see your card here.

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Short Report: Panini America Reveals More SPs, SSPs in 2018 Contenders Football

February 22, 2019

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Panini America’s ballyhooed 2018 Contenders Football arrived in hobby shops across North America five or so weeks ago to a ready-and-waiting collector base that has spent the weeks since in a wrapper-ripping, Rookie Ticket-revealing frenzy. That’s certain to continue in the weeks ahead as the many Contenders completists work on building their sets, with one eye always on the set’s various variations and short prints.

A few weeks back we started sharing preliminary information in an effort to clarify or demystify some of the set’s SP and SSP mysteries. You can check out our first update here and last week’s update here. The list below details more of the SPs and SSPs featured in 2018 Contenders Football’s Rookie Tickets (black team logo) and Rookie Ticket Variations (color team logo). For 2018 Contenders Football, an SP indicates cards with a print run of 250 or less; an SSP indicates cards with a print run of 100 or less. Enjoy the list and stay tuned to The Knight’s Lance for continued coverage.

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Teaser Gallery: Panini America Opens Three Boxes of 2018-19 Impeccable Basketball

February 20, 2019

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Panini America’s new 2018-19 Impeccable Basketball arrived in hobby shops across North America today boasting a big-things-come-in-small-packages configuration that delivers some of the most attractive cards of the season featuring Impeccable’s undeniably clean designs, and stacked autograph and memorabilia content. Yesterday’s Quality Control Gallery provided an expansive exploration of the product. Today, we’re ripping into three boxes of the product for the must-see Teaser Gallery.

On average, each nine-card hobby box of 2018-19 Impeccable Basketball will deliver five autographs and two packs. One pack includes eight cards and the other includes either a Silver LogoGold LogoStainless Stars or Stainless Stars Autograph card. Enjoy the break and stay tuned to The Knight’s Lance for additional coverage.

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Teaser Gallery: Panini America Opens Early Boxes of the New 2018 Select Football

February 19, 2019

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Collectors battling the winter doldrums can take solace in this undeniable fact: A hobby heat wave is coming. And it’s coming tomorrow. That’s when Panini America’s 2018 Select Football and 2018-19 Impeccable Basketball arrive in hobby shops across North America. Both products promise to inject a fair amount of warmth into this frigid February with a bevy of collection-making cornerstones. You saw many of those in yesterday’s Quality Control Gallery previews featuring both products. Today, we enter into box-busting Teaser Gallery mode.

In the must-see imagery that follows, we take you pack by pack through three early boxes of 2018 Select Football. On average, each hobby box of 2018 Select Football (five cards per pack, 12 packs per box, 12 boxes per case) will deliver two autographs (including one Jersey Autograph), one memorabilia card, 14 Prizms (at least five numbered), 30 Concourse base cards, 10 Premier Level base cards and two Field Level base cards. In addition Select’s popular XRC Redemption Cards return at a rate of roughly three per case and the exotic Zebra parallels fall just once per case.

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Dallas Mavs Check in at No. 17 in Ongoing 30 Weeks| 30 Teams NBA Countdown

February 19, 2019

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The Dallas Mavericks were founded in 1980 by Don Carter, famous for his cowboy hat that would become part of the team’s first logo.

With their very first NBA Draft pick, they selected Kiki Vandeweghe, who was later traded. That trade turned out to be a huge benefit when they used the draft pick to select Rolando Blackman the next year. Ro became a franchise player who paired up with Mark Aguirre, Brad Davis and Derek Harper to lead the upstart Mavs to unexpected success in the 1980s. Expansion teams aren’t supposed to contend for the playoffs so quickly, but the Mavs made it to the Conference Semifinals in their fourth season. By 1987-88, the Mavs were one of the best teams in the entire Western Conference, making the Conference Finals and taking the unstoppable Los Angeles Lakers all the way to a seventh game before losing.

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The Panini America Quality Control Gallery: 2018 Select Football (130 Must-See Images)

February 18, 2019

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There’s an undeniable swagger about Panini America’s Select Football franchise that commands attention from collectors. From the vivid colors to the preponderance of striking autograph and memorabilia combinations to the exotic Zebra parallels to the XRCs to the eclectic autograph checklist to so much more, there’s just a lot to admire about the way Select Football conducts itself every year. And trust us when we tell you, 2018 Select Football is no different.

Set to arrive in hobby shops across North America on Wednesday, each hobby box of 2018 Select Football (five cards per pack, 12 packs per box, 12 boxes per case) will deliver two autographs (including one Jersey Autograph), one memorabilia card, 14 Prizms (at least five numbered), 30 Concourse base cards, 10 Premier Level base cards and two Field Level base cards. In addition Select’s popular XRC Redemption Cards return at a rate of roughly three per case and the aforementioned Zebra parallels fall just once per case.

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The Panini America Quality Control Gallery: 2018-19 Impeccable Basketball (60+ Pics)

February 18, 2019

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Some of the most impeccable basketball players on the planet plied their trade to great offensive effect in last night’s 2019 NBA All-Star Game in Charlotte, where fantasy basketball came to life right in front of our eyes as Team LeBron bested Team Giannis, 178-164. Sunday’s starry showcase has set the stage for more impeccable basketball on Wednesday. That’s when Panini America’s 2018-19 Impeccable Basketball arrives in hobby shops across North America.

Boasting clean aesthetics, captivating autograph and memorabilia content, and one of the most diverse checklists you’ll see all season, 2018-19 Impeccable Basketball delivers the high-end hoops hobby experience fans have come to expect from the brand. On average, each nine-card hobby box will deliver five autographs and two packs. One pack includes eight cards and the other includes either a Silver Logo, Gold Logo, Stainless Stars or Stainless Stars Autograph card.

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