National Treasures Basketball Launches

The season has long been over, but 2013-14 Panini National Treasures Basketball is hitting store shelves this week. The ultra high-end (over $500 per pack) product will serve up ten cards per pack with eight autographs or memorabilia cards in each. National Treasures 2013-14 Many of the same elements that collectors have come to expect from National Treasures products in various sports return including rookie patch autographs, logoman patches and autographs and a thick, glossy card stock.

Sneaker Swatch Kyrie IrvingNew this year are Sneaker Swatches, which have pieces of game-worn shoes from both retired and current players.

Oladipo Kobe All RookieKobe’s All Rookie Selections will highlight rookies picked by Panini pitchman Kobe Bryant, some of which are autographed.

Laundry Tag cards will have dual and triple autographed cards that will be among the strongest pulls in the product, serial numbered to five.

Base sets will consist of 99 cards with parallels that include silver (# to 25), gold (# to 10) and Platinum (1/1).

Card shops were expecting the product to arrive and a check online indicates some boxes have already been broken.  Click here to see what’s already been listed on eBay.

2013-14 Panini National Treasures Basketball Checklist