Brian Gray, formerly of the Razor Entertainment Group has re-launched Leaf Trading Cards. Although Leaf operated under the Donruss brand name, Panini America does not own the Leaf trademark as part of it’s purchase of Donruss-Playoff. “When I saw that the Leaf brand was available, I immediately recognized it was the perfect match for my new endeavor,” said Gray […]
Scott Spehn of Minnesota began collecting baseball and football cards way back in 1978, building Topps sets and collecting vintage cards all the way up until 1992. During his 17-year break from sports cards, Scott managed to pick up a few Topps sets here and there, but it wasn’t until 2010 that Scott fully jumped back […]
Good: Can be thrown away or recycled, the perfect balance between “crap” and “suck”, Quad Harold Baines Error, Errors and Corrected Errors, Set contains actual Major League Baseball Players Bad: The Burden Of a Generation, You can never throw away all of them, crappy card design, millions upon millions print run, may or may not […]
Whether Brett Favre does retire or not, the fact that ESPN has led the public to believe that Brett Favre 100% retired (when in fact he didn’t) is irresponsible journalism. ESPN keeps asking whether or not we should believe Brett Favre, maybe the question is whether or not we should believe ESPN. They keep telling us he’s […]
Back are the ever popular Triple and Quad Diamond parallels as well as the 90′s inspired Hardware Heroes insert set. New to the 2010-11 rendition of Black Diamond is the addition of arguably the hobby’s greatest non-autograph rookie card series, the Upper Deck Ice Premiere RC!
From Current Stars like Albert Pujols and Joe Mauer, to 2010 Rookies like Jason Heyward and Buster Posey, to Top Prospects like Mike Trout, we countdown our Top 50 Bowman Chrome Auto’s of All-Time.
A look at 12 years of card design of the SP Authentic Future Watch Rookie Card. With names like Crosby, Ovechkin, Kane Stamkos, and Tavares, some of the hobby’s best hockey RC’s have been Future Watch Autographs over the years.
2010 Topps Tribute is a solid high-end baseball product that brings plenty of relics and autographs of legends, current stars, and a couple rookies names Jason Heyward and Stephen Strasburg to the checklist.
All it took was a sturdy frame, the speed of an avalanche, and a “driving passion” to make the National Football League from 1993-2000!
If you’re a fan of lacrosse, 2010 Upper Deck MLL Lacrosse is definitely a product worth looking into. At $19.99 it’s highly affordable and offers MLL fans a chance to collect their favorite players. Each box contains a full 100-card set.
2009-10 Absolute Memorabilia Basketball is a relic driven middle to high end basketball card product that showcases sharp card design, the popular RPM Rookie Card, and plenty of interesting pieces of basketball memorabilia from players past and present.
Bowman Platinum is a brand new end of the season “prospecting” product that comes in at a relitively low price point and appears to offer prospectors plenty of intriguing cards. The Six Auto Book cards, the Strasburg/Heyward Dual Relic Auto, and my personal favorite, the inclusion of Miguel Sano add up to what should be a pretty cool prospecting product.
The 2010 Topps VIP set continues a long-standing tradition of creating a 50th anniversary version of cards for National VIP’s. The 5 card set will be numbered consecutively from card #573-577 as a continuation of the original 1960 Topps set. As in the past, VIP’s will get 4 card packs as part of their VIP […]
On the heals of Panini’s successful 2010 FIFA World Cup Stickers, the sticker and trading card manufacturer gets official license for another major world sporting event.
Tips on how to build this year’s Allen and Ginter base set, mini set, and mini insert sets without breaking the bank, the “intelligent print run” theory explained, and the value of an eBay “lot”.
Topps unveils first details of a brand new football cards product. Unrivaled will bring six auto rookie book cards and other intriguing cards to the table this November
Unfortunately, 2010 Classics is as generic as it’s name. At times it’s can be appealing, but for the most part it struggles to differentiate itself from similar Panini Products, never establishing an identity.
Last night, the second chapter of 2010 Bowman Stephen Strasburg Red Auto came to a close. Last month, the rare 1/1 Strasburg Red Auto nearly hit the $1,000,000 mark on eBay, which later turned out to be fraudulent bids from people with no intent on purchasing the card. The seller then decided to take his […]