Panini’s National Treasures will look to establish itself as football’s premier high-end rookie patch auto this March. The $400 per box football card offering delivers six hits per single pack box and the possibility of pulling big name rookies, hearty patches and legendary signatures.
National media caught off-guard by extremely well done fictional versions of Nike’s 2012 Pro Combat NFL Uniforms. Recently, the NFL announced that Reebok would be replaced by Nike as official uniform of the NFL.
In the Game, better known for hockey cards ventures into the world of minor league baseball this January with the release of their hit-centric 2011 Heroes & Prospects Series 1. Every card in ITG’s high-end prospect product features an autograph, piece of memorabilia or both.
2010-11 Upper Deck Series 2 picks up where Series 1 left off, packing 6 Young Guns, 6 20th Anniversary Parallels and 2 hits per $60-$70 hobby box. Other Series 2 highlights include 20th Anniversary Canadian World Jrs. variations, Die-Cut acetate cards, UD Signatures, Rookie Jerseys, Game Jerseys and Victory Update cards. Upper Deck Series 2 is scheduled to release in February of 2011.
How to get a picture perfect scan of your sports cards when selling on websites like eBay and Sports Buy. “Swiffer” makes dust free scanning possible, in the process making your card more appealing to potential buyers.
The well-traveled and popular Donruss Rated Rookie returns to the world of football cards this January in the form a 100-card box set. From Bryant to Tebow, the checklist is chalked with 2010′s top rookies. Each Rated Rookie Box Set delivers 1 auto and a complete 100 card set for $19.99.
LeBron James’ first game-worn Miami Heat jersey sold for $14,600 on Tuesday night. In coming weeks, NBA Auctions in collaboration with the MeiGray Group will be offering tip-off jerseys from all 30 NBA team’s opening night starters.
Several months back, it was believed that Braves phenom Jason Heyward and Tigers speedster Austin Jackson would be a lock to win the awards. Fast forward to November and the story is very different as Giants catcher Buster Posey and Rangers closer Neftali Feliz win the NL & AL Rookie of the Year Awards for 2010.
Tim Tebow tops NFLShop.com’s latest list of Top 25 selling NFL Jerseys. If Tebow can retain his front-runner status for the remainder of the season, he will be the first rookie to do so since the NFL started keeping jersey sales data.
Kirk Gibson’s 1988 Dodgers memorabilia hits a walk-off home run in auction, selling for a grand total of nearly 1.2 million dollars.
2010-11 Upper Deck Series 1 Hockey is arguably the best installment of UD Hockey yet. The base set photography perfectly captures the essence of the sport, the Young Guns shine as usual and the addition of the 20th Anniversary Parallels take Series 1 to a whole new level. 2010-11 Upper Deck Series 1 is the type of product that reminds you why you started collecting in the first place.
Maximilian Kepler-Roztcki’s 2010 Bowman Chrome birth date error serves as a perfect example of how age is everything when it comes to prospect cards. The difference between 17 and 27 is as big as it gets.
Sam Bradford, Tim Tebow, Dez Bryant, Jahvid Best, Dan Marino, John Elway, White Whales, Book Cards highlight 2010 Topps Triple Threads Football’s first day on eBay.
A pair of 17-year old Latin prospects take 2010 Bowman Chrome by storm, Steve Johnson is not a made up player, Bobrovsky and Skinner usher in Young Guns season in style, apparently Paul Millsap has an Exquisite Collection rookie auto that books at $25, and Seyi teaches us a thing or two about piecing together crappy rookie lots on eBay.
Collectors will receive an exclusive 5-card pack for every 18 hobby wrappers of 2010 Bowman Chrome Baseball they send in. Highlights of the wrapper redemption program include autographed cards featuring Buster Posey, Mike Stanton, Mike Moustakas, Miguel Sano and Dustin Ackley.
2010-11 Limited is a decent product if you enjoy boom or bust boxes. Each 7-card box delivers 3-hits on average and carries a price point of around $100. If you enjoy cutting straight to the hits and numbered cards, Limited is definately worth a look, I just highly recommend that you put a great deal of thought into that look before jumping for a box.
J-Hey’s 2007 Bowman Sterling Auto, Buster Posey’s 2008 Bowman Chrome Auto and a pair of 2010 Bowman Chrome Autos from Strasburg and Starlin highlight our first and second All-Rookie Card Teams from the 2010 baseball season!
2010-11 Playoff Contenders Patches represents the evolution of Panini’s most prestigious brand. For the first time in the product’s storied history, Rookie Ticket Autographs will feature a piece of memorabilia. Contenders Patches delivers 4-hits per box on average and is set to hit the hobby scene this upcoming February.