Ray Bourque and Mark Messier lead a loaded 1980-81 O-Pee-Chee Hockey checklist that includes a ton of great rookie cards. Other key cards include Mike Gartner, Michel Goulet and Mike Liut rookies and the second-year Wayne Gretzky.
Made famous for the Wayne Gretzky rookie card, 1979-80 O-Pee-Chee Hockey features a bold design highlighted by its blue borders. The set also features the final cards of Gordie Howe, Bobby Hull and Ken Dryden from their playing careers.
Immerse yourself in the history of Topps Football card designs with our visual guide. Includes card images from every flagship Topps Football set from 1951 to 2011.
2008 Bowman Draft Picks & Prospects Baseball has one of the strongest autograph lineups in recent history. Key signers include Michael (Giancarlo) Stanton, Buster Posey and Jesus Montero. As usual, Refractors remain popular as well.
It’s the Andrew Luck and Robert Griffin III show in the race for the most valuable card in 2012 Topps Inception Football. Who has come out on top so far?
2012 Topps Wacky Packages All-New Series 9 sees the return of the iconic brand of satire sticker cards. Highlights include new Awful App stickers that take aim at popular smart phone apps and sketch cards from Wacky Packages artists.
1978-79 O-Pee-Chee Hockey boasts a large 396-card checklist. Several hobby favorite players of the era have rookie cards in the set, including Mike Bossy, Bernie Federko, Dave Taylor and Doug Wilson.
The final Parkhurst set during its original run with the NHL, 1963-64 Parkhurst Hockey features a distinct design. Particular emphasis is placed on Canadian squads with extra slots on the checklist. Cesare Maniago is the set’s best rookie card.
In the latest athlete filing a trademark application, Tim Lincecum has registered a pair of logos featuring silhouettes of himself. Paul Lesko has all the details.
Autographs and Refractors highlight 2007 Bowman Draft Picks & Baseball. Focusing almost entirely on rookies, prospects and draft picks, the set combines the Bowman and Bowman Chrome brands. Get full info, including a complete checklist and buying guide.
Welcome to the Hall of Fame, Barry Larkin! Look back on his both his career and cards with a complete gallery of all his Topps base cards from his playing days.
One of the hobby’s most rooted traditions, the 2012 Topps Baseball Complete Set Hobby Edition comes with all 440 base cards plus a pack of five numbered Orange parallels.
2012 Topps U.S. Olympic Team and Olympic Hopefuls is an ambitious take on an end of the hobby that has traditionally fallen a little flat. Topps is taking a modern approach, offering three hits per hobby box. The cards will also be a good primer for ahead of the summer games in London.
Paul Lesko uncovers a new patent that looks to turn traditional gift cards into collectible trading cards. Includes details, analysis and the patent documents.
Headed for the Hall of Fame, we look back on the career of Ron Santo through the lens of his Topps baseball cards. Check out a full gallery of Ron Santo Topps cards from his playing days as well as other info on his career and collectibles.
1937 V356 World Wide Gum Hockey is a classic pre-war set that features a very simple design. The 135-card set features many hockey legends, including Conn Smythe, King Clancy, Eddie Shore and Howie Morenz.
Filling a void for music trading cards, 2012 Famous Fabrics Music, Music, Music include a 1/1 cut signature autograph and two memorabilia cards in every single-pack box. Autographs include Elvis Presley, Michael Jackson and John Lennon.
Featuring the first horizontal hockey design from the company, 1963-64 Topps Hockey is a 66-card set the focuses on the NHL’s three American teams. Key rookie cards include Ed Johnston and Gilles Villemure.