Championship Gallery: Panini America’s Commemorative Dallas Mavericks Box Set

June 21, 2011

Just when euphoric Dallas Mavericks fans thought the never-ending nirvana following the team’s historic first NBA title was finally winding down, Panini America presents 36 more reasons to celebrate with this revealing sneak peek at every card in the upcoming championship box set.

As you’ll see in the images that follow, this splendid tribute to Dallas’ gritty triumph over LeBron JamesDwyane Wade and the Miami Heat is a must-have memento for diehard Dallas fans.

The set includes individual cards of all 18 players who suited up for the Mavs during the 2010-11 NBA season and one card honoring head coach Rick Carlisle. But we think you’ll find that the real gems of this box are the 16 memory-capturing cards that chronicle each Mavericks victory during the 2011 NBA Playoffs.

From Dallas’ first playoff win over the Portland Trailblazers on April 16 to its championship-clinching victory over the Heat on June 12, every win is captivatingly commemorated with stunning game-specific photography on the front and detailed game descriptions on the back.

Fittingly rounding out the set is a special one-card tribute to NBA Finals MVP Dirk Nowitzki, who averaged 26 points and 9.7 rebounds in leading Dallas past Miami in six games. After you’ve gawked at the images, be sure to order your set today.