Republic Collectibles
NBA Wrapper Redemption Program

Thanks to All those who Participated !!
Our redemption program ended
February 28th, 2007
WINNERS have Been Announced !!
Please see the list below to see if you will be receiving a prize !

Collectors from
all over the country
turned their
Empty Wrappers
for more
Basketball Cards !!

- Customer Comments: -

"In a perfect online world, all dealers would be this awesome!!! Great communication, fantastic service and a great product.......what more could you ask!!" Cameron M. of Provo, UT

"I received the packs and I wanna thank you for the oppurtunity. I ended up pulling a Lebron James Sweet Shot Stitches JSY. Thanks again-you guys are awesome !" Justin G. of Vallejo, CA

"Thanks for this great promotion !" Taylor S. of Lincoln, ND

"Wow that is really cool. Thanks a lot for this!" Trevor P. of Casa Grande, AZ

"Thanks for putting on this promo !" Jake T. of Normal, IL

"Thank you very much !" Elliott S. Dallas, TX

"Thank you for holding this promotion !" Sean M. of New Berlin, WI

"Thanks and good luck with the contest!" Paul R. of CT

"I just got my package from Republic.. I sent them my wrappers. They are great people to deal with." Matt W. of Oswego, NY

How it worked:

  1. Collectors saved up their NBA Wrappers from packets of NBA trading cards, any brand and any year.
  2. Press Pass Basketball are NOT NBA cards so they are not elidigible for this promotion.
  3. Wrappers did not have to be purchased from us. They could be purchased from anywhere.
  4. They sent them into us or brought them in the store in person by February 28th !
  5. We counted the wrappers and gave 10 cents for each wrapper towards any other products we sell.
  6. We accepted any amount of wrappers !!!
  7. Collectors saved them up and sent them in for Credit towards any purchase on our website !!
  8. It's Was That Simple !!
Republic Collectibles was chosen by the NBA as a Finalist in the
NBA Hobby shop Makeover.
We have the opportunity to have an incredible shop Makeover
To celebrate we started the
Republic NBA Wrapper Redemption !

Thanks to everyone who participated in our promotion !
All of us at Republic Collecitbles are pleased to have helped you
to increase your basketball card collection.

We hope your efforts to help us to
WIN the Hobby Shop Makeover will be a success !
When we find out who has won we will let everyone know !

We will be happy to post any and all comments you have on our promotion
here on the website !
If you have any quotes you would like put on our site please email us at and put "NBA Comment" as your subject.

- and the WINNERS are....
Congratulations to the following
in our in store Drawings:

each one of the winners below will receive
at least one or MORE of the following items:
  • 2007 Limited Edition Las Vegas All-Star Topps Basketball Card featuring: Dwyane Wade
  • 2007 Limited Edition Las Vegas All-Star Upper Deck Basketball Card featuring: Yao Ming
  • 2007 Limited Edition Las Vegas All-Star Topps Basketball Card featuring: Adam Morrison
  • 2007 Limited Edition Las Vegas All-Star Upper Deck Basketball Card featuring: Julius Erving
  • Game Used Jersey Cards - assorted
  • Autographed Cards - assorted
  • Upper Deck Baseball Cap
  • Upper Deck T-Shirt
  • Box Topper from a basketball product
  • and other random prizes !!!
That's right ! Some winners may get 1 card...
some may get 2, 3 or 4 cards...
some may get a card and a hat,
some may get 1 of each ....
so watch for your items to arrive !

Everyone who sent packs in will still be eligible for our Red Sox Tickets drawing later in the year !

Chad Sauer from SD
Tammy Lilley from ME
Brain Kutzora from IL
Justin Galan from CA
Travis Shultz from SD
Scott Baitler from ME
Warren Perry from KY
Enrico Amutan from CA
Elliot Schwartz from TX
Rich Holmes from NJ
Ray Cushing from ME
Sean Meehan from WI
Jake Talley from IL
Ryan Schick from IL
Randy Bookasta from CA
Dean Bennett from ME
Jason Kenny from WI
Brett Versen from OH
Trevor Picone from AZ
Charles Buker from ME
Matt Watson from NY
Yullin Chui from NY
Rich Holman from NJ
Sean Mitchell from ME
Dylan Orr from TX
Josh Gary from ME
Penny Philippi
Greg Smith from PA
Frank Whittier from ME
Shane Casper from NE
Taylor Sager from ND
Trevor Zinn from MI
Cameron Hay from UT
Zachary Leeman from ME
Paul Rozanski from CT
Brandon Farnsworth from OR
Sean Meehan from WI
James Cherry from NC
Andrew Bradsky from ME
Brandon Helser from OR
Tyler Aronson from MA

and the Grand Prize Winner
of the
Dwayne Bonney of ME !

Thanks to everyone who participated !

- Customer Pulls & More Comments: -

" On Friday I received my 9 packs of Topps Chrome and 2 packs of Sweet Shot from Republic. I sent in $51 worth of wrappers and Im very happy with what I got (especially since they were free)

9 Packs of Chrome

LaMarcus Aldridge rc
Kyle Lowry rc
Rudy Gay rc
Maurice Ager rc
Damir Markota rc
Patrick O' Bryant rc
Jose Garbajosa rc
J.J Redick 96-97 Topps Chrome rc!

Chris Paul
Gilbert Arenas

Sweet Shot
First pack I noticed something was in it so I set it aside
Second pack base
The first pack yielded a
Lebron James Sweet Stitches Jersey!

Thanks for looking
To those who didnt know, there was a promotion that was going on for about more than a month where you could send in your nba pack wrappers at 1o cent value in exchange for packs. The website that ran it was There really nice people and fast shipping."

" Yeah, I like what Republic is doing. I sent off alot of wrappers for 7 packs of Turkey. Ended up getting several nice rookies, and a Gilbert Arenas Game-Used red border /99" Birdricer


Wrappers MUST have been Received by February 28th,2007

You must have been 13 years of age or older to be eligible for the contests.

Our address :
Republic Collectibles
212 Center St
Auburn, ME 04210

Other Fun for our Customers has included:

NBA Legend
Bill Walton
Signing FREE Autographs at our Store !

Celtics Legend
Nate "Tiny" Archibald
Signing FREE Autographs at our Store !

Click Here to See Some of our Other Incredible Events & Promotions

We have been in the Sportscard Business for over 22 Years !
We were named Best Hobby Store in the Country for 2 Consecutive Years !

As our inventory is constantly changing so if you don't see an item on our website which you want to purchase with your Wrapper Credit just let us know and we almost surely can get it for you !