One Pack a Day – 2015-16 NBA Hoops – Day 6 of 48

This was a cool pack.  It had one of the two autos in the box, a Dwight Powell “Hot Signatures” card.  At first cut, I looked at it and thought, “Dude has a lazy signature.  C’mon man!”  Then I read about him a little and saw that he went to Stanford, and it made sense that he forgot all the letters in his name.  Also got a refractor card with him earlier this week.  Normally, I would start a mini-collection in this case, but dude went to Stanford, so I’m not going to bother.  Go Bears!!!  Just kidding of course, most Cal alumni develop a respect for Stanford over time. 🙂  Anyhow, nice to get the first hit and the card itself is cool (or hot as the case my be).

Funny, when I saw the Julius Randle card, I knew I had seen that picture before.  Yup:

There’s one part of me that thinks it’s super corny for card manufacturers to use the same pictures for different sets, and another that think’s it creative.  Panini does it, Topps does it, not sure about UD.  I’ll leave it at that.  Overall I liked this pack!

12 Jrue Holiday New Orleans Pelicans base
22 Julius Randle Los Angeles Lakers base
35 Al Horford Atlanta Hawks base
142 Khris Middleton Milwaukee Bucks base
147 Chris Bosh Miami Heat base
149 Dion Waiters Oklahoma City Thunder base
157 Chris Kaman Portland Trail Blazers base
197 Corey Brewer Houston Rockets base
225 Bismack Biyombo Toronto Raptors base
228 Spencer Dinwiddie Detroit Pistons base
300 Justise Winslow Miami Heat RC
HS-DWP Dwight Powell Dallas Mavericks Hot Signatures auto

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