Traditions can morph and evolve, but they rarely change completely. 2012-13 Upper Deck Series 1 Hockey sticks with the traditions that have made it one of the most collected sets in the hobby. Led by the familiar and always desirable Young Guns, the release continues to balance collectibility and attainability.
One of the most popular sets of the decade, 1984 Donruss Baseball includes the iconic Don Mattingly rookie card. Other rookies include Joe Carter, Andy Van Slyke and Tony Fernandez.
2012-13 In the Game Superlative 3 Hockey spans hockey’s history with several levels of high-end autographs and memorabilia.
2012 Panini Gridiron Football sees a revamped lineup that focuses on a broad mix of autographs, inserts, memorabilia cards and a decent sized base set. Hobby boxes promise a rookie in every pack, two autographs and two additional hits.
2001 SPx Baseball includes autographed rookie cards from two of the game’s all-time greats — Ichiro Suzuki and Albert Pujols. The multi-tiered set includes tons of numbered rookies, autographs and jersey cards.
2012 Rittenhouse James Bond 50th Anniversary Series 2 continues to honor the super spy’s cinematic history. Continuing from the first set, highlights include several high-end autographs and Shadowbox inserts.
007 has a long legacy in the hobby. For collectors in North America, 1965 Philadelphia Gum James Bond is where it all began. The 66-card set includes cards from Dr. No, From Russia with Love and Goldfinger.
Who will be the breakout Young Guns in 2012-13 Upper Deck Series 1 Hockey? We count down our 10 top picks.
2012 Bowman Chrome Baseball sticks with the formula that made it one of the hobby’s most popular sets. Collectors can expect lots of rookies, prospects, Refractors and a growing number of autographs.
By today’s standards, 1995-96 Topps Finest Basketball is a very simple set. Rookie cards are led by Kevin Garnett, however a solid second tier includes Jerry Stackhouse, Michael Finley and Rasheed Wallace.
Topps has announced a make-good for those who pull autograph redemption cards out of 2012 Topps Chrome Football. They’ve created an exclusive set of Blue Wave Refractors. Get full details on the set and learn how they’ll be distributed.
Led by the Peyton Manning rookie card, 1998 SP Authentic Football is one of the most popular sets of the late-90s. Other rookies include Randy Moss and Ahman Green. Autographs fall one per hobby box.
What Robert Griffin III cards are generating the most collector interest? Here’s a real-time look at the 50 most-watched Robert Griffin III cards currently listed on eBay.
2012 Leaf Originals Wrestling is an all-autograph set featuring many of professional wrestling’s greatest living legends. Signers include Hulk Hogan, Ric Flair, Jake “the Snake” Roberts and Bret Hart. Boxes come with five autographs.
Taking comic trading cards to new heights, 2012 Upper Deck Marvel Premier is a super premium set like no other. Every five-card pack boasts a traditional sketch card, a folding dual, triple or quad sketch card, a numbered base card and an additional hit.
Veteran case breaker brentandbecca uses 2012 Topps Update Series Baseball as a case study in what is required to be a successful sports card breaker in a challenging and increasingly competitive marketplace.
One of the most popular oddball issues of all-time, 1954 Dan-Dee Baseball is led by an early Mickey Mantle. Because they were inserted in bags of potato chips, the cards are very condition sensitive and command strong secondary market prices.
GTS Distribution and Upper Deck are teaming up for an exclusive set of hockey cards. Get details on the set as well as how they’ll be given out.