Like the cultural influencers who shine on the red carpet at your favorite Hollywood awards show, Panini America’s National Treasures Basketball comes dressed to impress every . . . single . . . year. It’s a high-end heat generator that honors the NBA’s promising future, outstanding present and glorious past with an arsenal of cutting-edge trading card creations that are museum-exhibit ready as soon as they’re pulled from those trademark wooden boxes. That’s been the blueprint for the brand’s otherworldly success from the beginning. It’s the one that will most certainly continue when 2018-19 National Treasures Basketball arrives in hobby shops across North America in late April.

Each 10-card wooden hobby box of 2018-19 National Treasures Basketball will deliver, on average, eight autograph or memorabilia cards, one Printing Plate 1/1 and one base or parallel card. The product will once again house the most sought after Rookie Cards of the season (including basketball’s only Jumbo Rookie Patch Autographs of the year) as well as autographs and memorabilia from the biggest current stars and retired great