First Buzz: 2017-18 Panini Contenders Draft Picks basketball cards (early retail details)

What: 2017-18 Panini Contenders Draft Picks basketball cards
Arrives: Aug. 30
Box basics: One autograph per blaster box (20 boxes per case)

What’s buzz-worthy: We’ve got early word on some of the retail inclusions to come in Panini America’s first 2017-18 basketball product — one that focuses on the college ranks and NBA hopefuls in advance of a new season.

Keep reading for more info.

The Basics: We’ll have more hobby details once this one is formally unveiled, but here’s what we know for now. … Autographs will be found just once per box this year unlike past years for the brand. Blasters will once again carry a suggested retail price of $19.99  with seven six-card packs inside each box. … There will be 14 Season Tickets 14 Season Ticket variations with NBA photos and 12 inserts per box. College Tickets will feature autos from what’s expected to be a deep draft, while there also will be International Tickets with autos in the mix. Other inserts will include Legacy, Game Day Tickets and School Colors. … We’ll add more details and images here once they become available.

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