Some Fun in the Sun — 2023 Las Vegas Summer League Preview

The best part of the NBA Draft? You don’t have to wait long to see the league’s freshest crop of players take the court for their new team. Las Vegas Summer League kicks off just weeks after, giving hardcore hoops fans a much-needed fix of sneaker squeaks and net swishes. Rookies aren’t the only ones who will be in Vegas.…

Hard-Signed: 2019 NBA Rookies Add Ink to Metal for Unique Panini Instant Cards (Gallery)

For the third consecutive year, Panini America is using its Panini Instant on-demand trading card platform to deliver some of the season’s most heavy-duty tributes to the new NBA rookie class. Later today, Panini Instant will launch the first wave of unique hard-signed metal cards honoring key NBA rookies such as Zion Williamson, Ja Morant, RJ Barrett, Jarrett Culver and more. The special cards were signed during the 2019 NBA Rookie Photo Shoot and…

Overnight Sensations: Panini America Peeks Donruss Basketball’s Next Day Autographs

We've said it before, but it's worth repeating: Panini America's unique NBA Rookie Photo Shoot Next Day Autographs are nothing less than minor manufacturing miracles. We were reminded of that fact once again earlier this month during the 2018 NBA Rookie Photo Shoot when, over the course of a few profusely productive days, company officials captured the photography, created the design, printed the cards,…

Lights, Camera, Action: Rookie Cards Arrive from the 2017 NBA Rookie Photo Shoot

TARRYTOWN, N.Y. -- Well, that didn't take long. Within minutes of being photographed yesterday during the 2017 Panini America NBA Rookie Photo Shoot, the 39 players in attendance already had appeared on their first NBA Rookie Cards thanks to the real-time Panini Instant platform. The cards, available now for a limited time, received rave reviews from the players themselves yesterday.…

Instant Impact: Cards of Top NBA Rookies in Uniform Available Now on Panini Instant

TARRYTOWN, N.Y. — Panini America officials plan to make the most of the next three days at the 2017 NBA Rookie Photo Shoot by capturing the compelling content (autographs, memorabilia, photography, video and more) that will drive the company’s NBA trading card products for the entire 2017-18 season and beyond. And a big part of the company's plans will be using…