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Card of the Week: 1998-99 Upper Deck Paul Pierce

 

Was Paul Pierce’s injured knee really all it was cracked up to be? I’m kind of thinking against that.

After “hurting” his knee when Kendrick Perkins fell on him, Pierce was carried off the court by three people and rolled into the locker-room via wheelchair.

The scene looked awful, did it not?

Tom Withers of the Associated Press described the incident as such:

“Game over. Series over. Any chance for a 17th championship banner—over.

“I thought that was it,” Pierce said.

And then, Pierce returned, yet another dramatic comeback in a turnaround season for the Celtics.

Pierce shook off a sprained knee and scored 22 points—11 after More >

Box Break: 2007-08 Ultimate Collection Basketball

 

Break by CHillyDoggy 

Picked up a mini-box/pack of 2007-08 Ultimate Basketball today, and here are the four cards that were included in this mini-box. 

Product Description: 4 Mini-Boxes/Packs per box, 4 Cards per pack Average price per box, $307-$350

CONTENT HIGHLIGHTS * The Ultimate Collecting experience with more content than ever before! * Find one Autograph and two Memorabilia cards per pack on average! * Look for one hand-signed Rookie Autograph per box on average! * Find one numbered Patch card per box on average! * Every memorabilia card features multiple swatches for a more dynamic look! * Most autographs in this product are More >

2007 SP Rookie Threads Box Break

Break done by: CHillyDoggy 

I picked up a box of 2007-08 SP Rookie Threads today, and here are the hits that I got as well as a look at the other cards’ design.

Product Description:

6 Packs per box, 5 Cards per pack Average price per box, $210-$260

Find two Signature Threads Signed Rookie Cards per box, on average and find three other Autographs per box. Look for a total of 14 Autograph or Memorabilia cards per box, on average. Find Dual and Triple memorabilia cards and Autograph cards with up to six players on one card!!!

Product Breakdown:

Autographed-Memorabilia Cards: o Signature Threads Rookies Parallel (# to More >

Box Break: 2007-08 Upper Deck Premier Basketball

 

Break by: demonpower55 

Product Description:

1 pack per box, 7 cards a pack MSRP: $300-$400; Paid $315

With cases limited to ONLY 499, Upper Deck has made sure that some of the harder to get athletes (i.e.: Steve Nash and David Robinson) as well as the popular ones (i.e.: Kevin Durant, LeBron James, Michael Jordan) appear more frequently per case.

Product Breakdown:

Each box/pack will contain:

-Rookie auto/memorabilia card with four swatches numbered to 199. -One Premier Stitches woven patch card. -At least one autograph insert numbered to 99 or less. -At least one triple or quad memorabilia card numbered to 99 or less. -At least More >