Jeremy Lin is winning battles at the trademark office at a furious pace. Paul Lesko looks at some recent Linsanity trademarks that have been wiped out.
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Leading NBA rookie Damian Lillard has signed an exclusive autograph deal with Leaf. Under the multi-year agreement, Leaf will be the only place collectors will find signed Lillard cards.
The 2012-13 Panini Starting 5 promotion is rewarding collectors with an exclusive set of promo cards available only at participating hobby shops. Find out about the cards, the promotion and how you can get in on the action.
2012-13 Panini Prizm USA Basketball showcases the squad that brought home gold from the 2012 Summer Olympics in London. Take a look at the entire insert set.
With prices primed to explode, we look at the six best James Harden rookie cards. Get full details, analysis, images, a buying guide and more.
After months of waiting, collectors can finally match up a name with their 2011-12 Panini NBA Draft autograph redemptions. Get a full checklist based on the results of the company’s random draft.
Browse a real-time list of the 50 hottest 2012-13 Panini Threads Basketball card singles.
Panini and the NBA have extended their deal that gives the card maker exclusive rights to licensed trading cards and stickers. Get full details, including thoughts from Panini spokesman, Kobe Bryant.
Browse a real-time list of the 50 hottest 2011-12 Upper Deck Exquisite Basketball card singles.
2011-12 Upper Deck Exquisite Basketball Championship Bling is one of the hottest insert sets on the market today with autographs from Michael Jordan, LeBron James and more. Our comprehensive guide has a full checklist, image gallery and much more.
What are the best rookie cards in the history of Upper Deck Exquisite Basketball? We count down the 10 best.
Paul Lesko updates the Panini trademark lawsuit where they are being sued by musician, Mark Durante, over the use of Durantula. In their response, the manufacturer admits to not being familiar with Durante’s music.
2011-12 Fleer Retro Basketball has emerged as one of the year’s hottest sets. With Michael Jordan leading the way, we’ve compiled a comprehensive guide of all of his cards in the set. Whether you’re chasing or window shopping, this simple visual guide has you covered.
One of the hobby’s most popular players, Larry Birds has hundreds of different cards available. We weed through them and pick out the 10 best.
Precious Metal Gems are back. One of the hobby’s all-time hottest inserts return in 2011-12 Fleer Retro Basketball. Our comprehensive guide includes a full checklist, details, shopping guide and a background on the set’s origins.
We count down basketball’s 15 best rookie cards from the 1980s. Includes analysis, images and links to purchase.
We track the top 20 2012-13 NBA Hoops early eBay sales. Kyrie Irving and Anthony Davis autographs account for the top 19 sales.
It appears as thought a trademark lawsuit has led to Panini changing plans for a Kevin Durant “Durantula” short print in 2012-13 NBA Hoops. Paul Lesko has the details.