The sports cards of 2010 have taken for granted things like player stats, photography, and organization. We look at five easy fixes that would drastically improve the future of baseball, basketball, football, and hockey cards.
2010-11 Donruss marks the return of the Rated Rookie to hockey cards for the first time since 1997-98. Early details suggest that Panini will use the Rated Rookie to counter the hobbies most popular low end rookie card series, the Upper Deck Young Guns series, both of which are seeded at a rate of 6 per box.
Panini’s finite football card investment opportunity known as “Limited” returns for another season of high end, low numbered fun this November. Each 7-card box contains 3 autographs or memorabilia cards and plenty of names past, present, and future.
Five Star is a new addition to the Press Pass racing card roster. Each 5-card pack of the ultra high end NASCAR product will come in a collectible wooden box and feature nothing but relics, autographs, and low numbered cards.
Rookie Duals autographs, Rookie Triples Autographs, Demar DeRozan Threads letterman autographs top first week sales of 09-10 Panini Season Update Basketball.
Baseball card gallery featuring fictional ex-major league baseball Closer Kenny Powers from the HBO comedy “Eastbound & Down”.
Ultimate is the ultimate football card product for college football collectors. The set features college themed inserts, relics, and autographs of past, present, and future football greats.
SP Game Used Hockey is back for another season of memorabilia driven hockey cards. The one hit per pack product will feature several new additions including “Championship Marks”, “Supreme Sticks”, “Famous Faceoffs”, and “Game Gear”. Game Used is set to hit the hobby ice this December.
Mini cards, Base Sets, Cal Ripken, Mickey Mantle, Stephen Strasburg American Caramel Auto Redemption dominate first week eBay sales of 2010 Topps T-206 Baseball.
The Lions and Broncos will make the Playoffs, the demise of the Minnesota Vikings has been greatly exaggerated, Patrick Willis’ 49ers are the real deal, the Texans will deliver the AFC South to the state of football, and Flacco’s Ravens will meet Adrian Peterson’s Vikings in Dallas.
Icons has plenty of Ric Flair, but the products overall lack of flair led to an average at best box break experience. This is one of those products that takes an amazing box to enjoy.
Rookie Premiere Autographs, Favre, Tebow, Bradford, Gridiron Giveaway, 75th NFL Draft Anniversary Autographs dominate first week eBay sales of 2010 Topps Football.
FIND NEXT YEAR’S DRAFT PICKS NOW…IN 2010 BOWMAN/TOPPS PRODUCTS Both ESPN and MLB.com recently listed their top picks for the first round of the 2011 Major League Baseball Draft and believe it or not, you can find cards of these players this year in 2010 Bowman/Topps Products. Collectors can find the top draft picks (as members […]
Who’s card is it? 10 question quiz that tests how well you know the career stats of NFL players using the backs of 2010 Topps Football cards!
According to Panini officials, there will be an interesting inclusion in the card companies upcoming 2010 Donruss Elite Extra Edition Baseball card product. Pamela Anderson will have 35 on-card autographs in the up coming prospect heavy product. Anderson, 43, is apparently a huge fan of Pepperdine University’s Baseball Team. She will appear on card #100 […]
From the Gridiron Giveaway code cards to the front numbered Rookie Premiere Auto’s, 2010 Topps Football is an improvement upon last seasons in nearly every possible way.
Bowman Sterling is back for another season of high end prospecting. This year’s addition is bolstered by the strongest MLB Rookie Class in years and the addition of USA Baseball to the lineup. The 20-hit per box Sterling is set to hit hobby store shelves in late December.
Razor Rookie Retro is one of the most ambitious sports card offerings in recent memory. Each 1-pack box of the high-end multi-sport product features a slabbed RC. The checklist includes the Stephen Strasburg Superfractor, a LeBron James Exquisite RC, and a Sidney Crosby The Cup RC.