During the mid 90′s, an addictive gambling game for kids hit the hobby scene, then proceeded to run with money into the night before anyone realized what had just happened. Unfortunately, there were those who couldn’t quit the game well after the wave hit. In 2011, there is mounting evidence that a few addled addicts still lurk in the dark corners of hobby shops accross the US, Canada and Europe….
UFC, Wrestling, and Golf Card and Memorabilia News and Analysis.
2010 Upper Deck World of Sports features an intriguing checklist that includes a multitude of stars spanning the sports spectrum. Unfortunately, an idea is only as good as it’s execution and World of Sports is a poorly executed product.
Cardboard Connection’s “Best of 2010″ features some of the site’s most popular articles from the year that was. On May 12th, 2010 we inducted the first ever class into the “Unspectacular Football Memorabilia Hall of Fame”. Inaugural class was filled with unextraordinary gentleman, cards, collectibles, newspapers and a Coach Childress rookie year 10×8 Auto!
After 20+ hours of putting this list together (I was in too deep before I reallized what I had gotten myself into), I present to you the 100 rookies and prospects that defined the 2010 trading card season! Due to the NHL and NBA’s carry over into multiple years, rookies from both 2009-10 and 2010-11 […]
A pair of 17-year old Latin prospects take 2010 Bowman Chrome by storm, Steve Johnson is not a made up player, Bobrovsky and Skinner usher in Young Guns season in style, apparently Paul Millsap has an Exquisite Collection rookie auto that books at $25, and Seyi teaches us a thing or two about piecing together crappy rookie lots on eBay.
2010 Topps UFC Series 4 is a solid, budget-friendly MMA card offering that is worth looking into if you are a hardcore UFC Fan. Each 16-pack hobby box delivers 2 autographs, 2 relics, and a handful of inserts and parallels.
B.J. Penn, John Bones Jones, Ultimate Gear Relic Auto, Parallels, Autographs, Brock Lesnar, Arriany Celeste Redemption top first week sales of 2010 Topps UFC Series 4.
Icons has plenty of Ric Flair, but the products overall lack of flair led to an average at best box break experience. This is one of those products that takes an amazing box to enjoy.
EA announced that Los Angeles Galaxy star Landon Donovan has been selected as one of the cover athletes for EA SPORTS FIFA Soccer 11. The 28-year-old American soccer star will join Real Madrid’s Kaka and Arsenal’s Carlos Vela on the cover of the latest installment of the popular soccer vigeogame, which is slated to hit store shelves September 28th. Donovan […]
Checklist of four time defending NASCAR champ Jimmie Johnson’s 2000 Racing Card RC’s. In addition to his rookie cards we have also included his 2000 autographed racing cards, although they aren’t technically rookies.
Before Jared Allen, another larger than life personality wearing the number 69 lined up at Defensive End for the Minnesota Vikings. In 2004, following Wrestlemania XX, current UFC Heavy Weight Champion Brock Lesnar gave pro football a shot. Ever since his wrestling days at the University of Minnesota in the late 90′s, Lesnar had dreamed […]
Highest recent eBay sales of all things Danica Patrick. Some of the unique collectibles include a race worn Indy Helmet and an RCCA White Gold Elite 2010 Chevy Impala Die Cast numbered 7/25.
Soon to release Series D offers collectors an intriguing mix of cut signatures, relics, and one of the most diverse checklists in cards.
2010 Upper Deck MLS dominates recent Landon Donovan soccer card sales.
Top sales from the 2010 UD MLS Soccer. Beckham and Donovan dominate the early sales of the soccer card product.
Highest recorded sales from recently released wrestling card product. Hogan/Angle dual auto highlights the list of heavy hitting TNA cards.
From signed gloves & paintings to a 1959 Golden Gloves Program, we look at the Champ’s most saught after memorabilia.
Some of the most valuable video games in the world are found in the the sports genre.