Hot in the Shop – Week of October 10th, 2016 – NBA HOOPS! – The MLB divisional playoff races are in full swing with both the Cleveland Indians and Chicago Cubs, one win away from advancing to their respective league championships. The Toronto Blue Jays have already secured their spot in the ALCS, sweeping the Texas Rangers in three games. Meanwhile the Los Angeles Dodgers and Washington Nationals series is tied at one game apiece.
In NASCAR news, Jimmie Johnson’s win at Charlotte this weekend extended his Sprint Cup Series lead over Matt Kenseth by five points. The Chase has been narrowed to 12 drivers with just six races remaining. Panini America’s next NASCAR trading card set is scheduled to release Friday, October 21st, 2016 with the debut of Torque Racing.
In the NFL, a some unheralded rookies from the 2015 NFL Draft class had breakout performances. See our 2016 NFL Rookie and Key Player Watch – Week #5 report for complete details.
After a heavy week of new product releases last week, collectors, retailers and online dealers get a bit of a respite this week. Here is a look at what will be Hot in the Shop for the Week of October 10th, 2016.
SPORTS CARDS – Hot in the Shop – Week of October 10th, 2016 – NBA HOOPS!
2016-17 Panini NBA HOOPS Basketball Cards (10/12/2016) – 2016-17 Panini NBA Hoops Basketball Cards delivers (2) Autographed Cards, a combination of (24) Inserts/Parallels and (3) Kobe 2K Insert Cards in Every Box! Start the year right with the first true rookie cards of the 2016 NBA Draft Class.
2016 Donruss NFL Football Cards FACTORY SET (10/10/2016) – 2016 Donruss NFL Football Cards FACTORY SET contains 400 Total Cards including 100 Rookies from the 2016 NFL Draft Class!
2016-17 Topps UEFA Champions League Match Attax (10/14/2016) – Match Attax, the world’s most successful football trading card game, is making its American debut with the UEFA Champions League! Look for the latest evolution in trading card gameplay as Topps introduces special subset cards featuring the game’s global stars! Get in the game with UEFA Champions League and Topps Match Attax!
ENTERTAINMENT – Hot in the Shop – Week of October 10th, 2016 – NBA HOOPS!
Cryptozoic The Flash Season 1 Trading Cards (10/12/2016) – 2016 The Flash Season 1 Trading Cards from Cryptozoic Entertainment delivers (1) Autograph Card and (1) Authentic Wardrobe Card in Every Box! Set features authentic Autographs, Props, and Wardrobe cards of the main cast and guest stars!
GAMING GALLERY – Hot in the Shop – Week of October 10th, 2016 – NBA HOOPS!
Marvel Deadpool Legendary Small Box Expansion from Upper Deck (10/12/2016) – The 11th Expansion to the vast Marvel Legendary Landscape! Look for (5) NEW Heroes, (2) NEW Villain groups, (2) NEW Masterminds and (4) NEW Schemes!!
FEATURED FIGURES – Hot in the Shop – Week of October 10th, 2016 – NBA HOOPS!
McFarlane Sportspicks NBA Series 29 (10/10/2016) – McFarlane Toys is already thinking about the 2016-17 NBA season. McFarlane Sportspicks NBA Series 29 will feature three Sportspicks figure debuts and NEW sculptures for two of the NBA’s best players.
NOVELTIES – Hot in the Shop – Week of October 10th, 2016 – NBA HOOPS!
2015 Adventure Time PlayPaks Series 2 (10/10/2016) – Delivers (5) Items in Every Pack: (2) Base Cards, (1) Sticker Card, (1) Rainbow Foil Card and (1) Standee or Temporary Tattoo or Scratch/Sniff Card.