(09-20-2011 02:00 PM)briankort Wrote: Topps chrome and Finest were staples of the collecting world. It really sucks that you will no longer be able to go after your chrome and finest RC's anymore.
(09-20-2011 02:20 PM)xstreaminsanity Wrote: However, that is not a reflection on Panini. That's more of a reflection of the business aspect of the NBA and card manufacturers. UD and Topps had their chances of continuing their licenses, but it didn't happen.
(09-20-2011 03:03 PM)briankort Wrote: I don't know how it all went down, but I can't imagine Topps and UD just decided to quit making cards for NBA players. I am guessing they were outbid by Panini or decided licensing fees were too much. If you have more info on how/why we find ourselves without Topps and UD it would be much appreciated.