(Courtesy of The Knight's Lance - The official Blog of Panini America)
Blake Griffin Gets the Preferred Treatment in Weekend Panini America Signing
By Tracy Hackler
While Panini America
acquisitions specialist Ivory Tabb
kicked off her cross-country 2011 Preferred Basketball
signing spree right here in Dallas, Panini Authentic’s Brian Bayne
headed west to Los Angeles for some superstar signing sessions on his own.
First on his guest list: The incomparable Blake Griffin
, a Panini America-exclusive athlete, and teammate Eric Bledsoe
. We’ve heard rumors that Bayne might just sit down with Kobe Bryant on this West Coast swing, too. Stay tuned for details there. But until then, enjoy these exclusive images featuring some of the first hard-signed 2011 Preferred Basketball cards on the planet.