2005 Topps Updates and Highlights has a loaded checklist that includes rookie cards of Ryan Braun, Matt Kemp, Andrew McCutchen and Jered Weaver. Hobby boxes promise a relic, most of which are focused on the All-Star Game.
1976 Topps Star Trek is just the second trading card set in the franchise’s history. Complete sets include 88 cards and 22 stickers. This is the first Star Trek set to include color images.
2005 Topps Baseball is a straight-forward release featuring a somewhat simple design and lots of inserts. Key rookie cards include Justin Verlander and Ian Kinsler.
Pages and albums are one of the best ways to store and display your collection. But cards come in different sizes. Use this handy guide to pick and buy the best trading card pages for your collection.
1967 Leaf Star Trek is the first set for one of the hobby’s most important franchises. The 72-card set is believed to have been distributed regionally for a short time. Today, it is considered to be quite rare.
1912-13 C57 Hockey is the final major hockey set of the tobacco era. Believed to have been produced by Imperial Tobacco, key cards include Georges Vezina and Cyclone Taylor.
2012 Topps Finest Baseball returns with a ton of Refractors, autographed rookies and die-cut inserts. Included on the checklist is Rangers pitcher, Yu Darvish, who has a handful of different autographs. Each master box promises an on-card rookie autograph and a jumbo relic rookie autograph.
No player has been as hot in the hobby this summer as Mike Trout. We track the top 20 card sales of the rookie phenom over the heart of the 2012 baseball season.
Topps promised “unusual artifacts from the past” on their 2012 Allen & Ginter Baseball N43 Artifacts redemptions. And that’s what redemption card holders are going to get. Get the full list of ancient relics that will be used for the set.
Now a member of the New York Jets, Tim Tebow has abandoned a trademark application for GB2, which stands for “God Bless, Go Broncos.” Paul Lesko has the info and legal analysis.
Although not as desirable as its O-Pee-Chee cousin, 1985-86 Topps Hockey still carries a fair bit of clout thanks to the Mario Lemieux rookie. Other rookies include Kirk Muller and Kelly Hrudey.
2011-12 Panini Prime Hockey is a new super high-end set that comes with four hits per box including a numbered Rookie Quad Auto, a multi-memorabilia card and an autograph. New innovations include hockey sweater lace cards and game-used helmet decal cards.
1923 V128-1 Paulin’s Candy Hockey features players from the Western Canada Hockey League. Key cards include George Hainsworth and Newsy LaLonde.
Although 2006 Topps Updates & Highlights Baseball doesn’t have any major rookie cards, the set does provide a detailed bookend to the 2006 season. Inserts include career looks at Barry Bonds and Mickey Mantle and their home run chases.
We count down basketball’s 15 best rookie cards from the 1980s. Includes analysis, images and links to purchase.
The 2012 Topps Finest Andrew Luck Autographed Jumbo Patch Superfractor has been pulled and put up for sale. Get full details on the card and the auction.
Topps isn’t happy that some dealers are selling 2012 Topps Football Kickoff promo cards. The cards are intended as a free giveaway that doesn’t start until next week. Find out the actions Topps took and read the letter they sent to dealers.
Rory McIlroy, the top-ranked golfer in the world, has sign on as an official Upper Deck spokesman. With the deal, the company gets exclusive rights to trading cards and memorabilia of the golfer.