Topps Sterling is the sweeping tale of the game of baseball told trough cardboard. If you fancy yourself a baseball historian, this is a product you will definitely want to check out if you can afford the steep box price of around $200-$220. Sterling is a baseball fans’ baseball card product.
Topps Tribute returns for a third season of high-end, old school baseball card action this April. The product promises to be an improvement over past incarnations with the addition of book cards and a host of other intriguing new cards. 2011 Topps Tribute will deliver 6 hits and is expected to carry a box price of around $250.
Art and NASCAR collide to create Press Pass’ latest trading card offering 2011 Press Eclipse. All 90 base cards in the latest version of Eclipse feature a unique artistic touch that is sure to capture the interest of racing card collectors come February 23rd, 2011.
Wizard of Washington’s opening night jersey sells for over $7,000 on the official NBA Auctions website. The sale price is good for third place behind LeBron and Kobe’s opening jerseys, which both sold for over $10,000 respectively.
Donruss’ return to hockey is a triumphant success that offers collectors a substantial amount of cold as ice cards per $60-$70 hobby box. The Rated Rookie won’t beat a Young Gun, but the product as a whole is much deeper than Upper Deck Series One.
One-of-Ones, hearty patches, dual autos, book cards, rookies, legends, superstars and a random collection of crazy 2010 football card pictures from eBay.
John Wall, Evan Turner, DeMarcus Cousins, Kobe Bryant, Scottie Pippen, Wood Rookie Autos, Team Threads Signatures highlight the top 25 highest recorded eBay sales from the recently released 2010-11 Threads Basketball.
Taylor Hall, P.K. Subban, Nazem Kadri, Tyler Seguin, Sidney Crosby, Wayne Gretzky, Quad Diamond Rookie Gems, Team Canada Die-Cuts highlight the top 25 highest recorded eBay sales from the recently released 2010-11 Black Diamond Hockey.
Card companies need to make a commitment to product release dates and understand that the card company itself isn’t the only one effected by poor planning. Both collectors and hobby shops pay the price for a problem only the card companies themselves can commit to solving.
Are you a “Pristine” baseball card mind? Take our latest trading card quiz and find out! Each question of the quiz will ask you to guess the final eBay sale price of ten different cards from the 2010 baseball card season.
2010 Topps Prime is step in a fresh, new direction for Topps. With a few tweaks, Prime could evolve into the perfect compliment to Topps’ chrome based products. Each hobby box delivers 10-packs and 4-hits for less than $100.
2010 Certified Football is a solid football card offering that delivers 4-hits and doesn’t overload collectors with a stack of meaningless base cards. Certified won’t “wow” you, but at the same time it won’t leave you with a terrible case of buyer’s remorse.
TriStar’s latest TNA trading card offering brings plenty of fresh faces and intriguing new cards to the ring this December. Several new inclusions of intrigue include Lovely Lock’s Hair Cards featuring TNA’s Knockouts, Sting Face Paint Autos and Letterman and Jeff Hardy Original Art Cards.
The imagination of Threads is absolutely infectious and although the product does have it’s bad moments, those are alleviated by the introduction of on-wood rookie autos, which are destined for hobby stardom. If you enjoy products that take cards in a fresh direction, I would definitely recommend breaking a box or two.
2010-11 SP Authentic Hockey’s Future Watch checklist is highlighted by Taylor Hall, Jordan Eberle, P.K. Subban, Jeff Skinner and a host of the hobby’s hottest hockey rookies. The product delivers 3-4 autographs per hobby box.
Stephen Strasburg, Bryce Harper, Miguel Sano and Gary Sanchez highlight the top 25 recent eBay singles sales of cards from 2010 Bowman Chrome. The list includes chrome cards that appeared in this past summer’s Bowman Baseball in addition to the recently released 2010 Bowman Chrome.
In early November, Reebok sold twelve “Gold Rush” parallels of John Wall’s Reebok Zig Slash shoe at a New York City Footlocker. Each pair of the rare sneakers came in a lock box and featured numbering on both the box and the shoes. Since then, two pairs have sold for nearly $1,000 on eBay!
Jason Heyward, Buster Posey, Stephen Strasburg highlight Topps’ 52nd Annual Major League Rookie All-Star Team. Each player named to the team will receive a “rookie cup” on their 2011 Topps cards, starting with February’s 2011 Topps Series 1.