Vintage Topps sports card wrappers are the inspiration behind a newly released line of larger then life wall graphic decorations.
From a collecting standpoint, quarterbacks are undoubtedly the stars of the show when it comes to the four teams still alive after the divisional round of the NFL playoffs. Brett Favre and Peyton Manning are two of the most widely collected players in the sport, Drew Brees has enjoyed a surge in popularity over his [...]
Good: Great looking cards, packed to the brim with big names and big hits. Bad: Expensive, poor resale value of singles on the secondary market, abundance of low quality game used jersey cards. The Bottom Line: Topps swung for the fences with 2009 Topps Tribute Baseball and came through in a big way. The only [...]
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Approximate Release Date: Monday, Jan 18th, 2010. Configuration: 10 boxes per case, 1 set per box, 69 cards per set. Product Highlights – Seven Autographs per box including FIVE on-card autographs. – Look for one inscriptions card plus one super premium QandA, Big Signatures, Starting Lineup or Team Roster card in every box; including sign-on [...]
The Class of 2010 inserts, which will debut in In The Game’s upcoming 2009-10 Heroes and Prospects Hockey release, will feature some of the best young hockey talent around.
Press Pass has announced that Danica Patrick’s rookie card will be released in 2010 Press Pass Elements Racing, due to go on sale on January 20th.
After a year of relatively under the radar litigation, The Upper Deck Company’s case against Konami Entertainment appears headed for a disastrous outcome. Konami Entertainment has accused Upper Deck of copyright infringement, breach of contract and trademark counterfeiting, saying that Upper Deck illegally reproduced more than 600,000 Yu-Gi-Oh! cards. Upper Deck could face hundreds of [...]
With 2009 now in the books, here is a look back at the top 50 sports card hobby stars of the past year. These outstanding performers have earned the distinction of being the 2009 Kings of Cardboard: 1. Sidney Crosby, 22, Penguins C 2009 saw Crosby fulfill his destiny and win a Stanley Cup. Who [...]
The Derek Jeter 2007 Topps Baseball card that featured Mickey Mantle and George W. Bush Photoshopped into the background was one of the most popular cards of the last decade. It’s 1/1 has popped onto eBay with a $4,999 buy it now or best offer price tag. The card sent the collecting into a craze when it [...]
Last week 2009 Playoff Contenders Football surprised many of us with an earlier then expected release. Below is a list of the Top 50 recorded eBay sales for 2009 Playoff Contenders Singles as of Tuesday: Mark Sanchez RPS Rookie Ticket $299.95 Tom Brandstater Rookie Ticket $293.88 (Could this be the Kenny Irons of 2009?) Percy [...]
One of the biggest hobby stories of 2009 was the comeback of the 90′s collector. Coming back into collecting for this group (mid 20′s-early 30′s) meant coming to grips with the reality that your collection is probably worth nothing. The reason for this is simple, they printed too many cards! I was sorting through a box [...]
Item: 2009 Triple Threads Evan Longoria Prime Patch Book Card Price: $1,200 Ends: Jan 12, 2010 7:38:15 PM PST View Auction Description: This incredible looking 2009 Topps Triple Threads Evan Longoria Prime Patch Jersey Book Card is serial numbered 3 of 3 and is Card #TTJPA-3. View the Real Time Auction Listing Page for the [...]
Good: Nice looking design. Bad: Unengaging game play. The Bottom Line: 2009-10 Topps Puck Attax is the next step in Topps’ line of sports card gaming products. While there are some redeeming qualities to it, the game itself isn’t much fun to play. Hardcore young hockey fans will likely enjoy Puck Attax, but its unlikely [...]
On December 23rd, 2012 the world “could” come to an end. Scientifically, the planets are actually supposed to align, just not for collectors. If the world ended a month later, we could get one last round of SP Authentic and Contenders in! The following is a list of things I want to see happen in [...]
6 Cards per Pack. 24 Packs per Box. Product Highlights: Topps Puck Attax is a fun new card game that lets kids manage their teams, set their shifts and face-off in head-to-head action. Loaded With 192 Stars From All 30 NHL Teams!! Special Limited Gold, Black, and Platinum Foil Game Cards. Don’t Get Stuck in [...]
These five young up and coming players captured the eyes of fans and collectors alike in 2009: Ray Rice, RB Baltimore Ravens What’s not to like about this guy. He’s your classic example of the guy who is a few inches too short and a couple pounds too light to make it. Through work ethic, [...]
Good: Nice selection of inserts, short prints, and rookie cards. Bad: Borderline cartoonish design, lacks an “it” factor that really sets it apart from other baseball card products. The Bottom Line: 2009 Topps T206 is an above average product that is worth buying for diehard fans of Topps Allen and Ginter and Topps Heritage. Unfortunately [...]