Monthly Archives: November 2012

First look: 2012-13 Panini Preferred basketball

The sophomore season for Preferred will include something that many collectors prefer and that wasn’t around in its rookie year.

Upper Deck previews 2012 SP Game Used Golf

SP Game Used is set to come out in February with three five-card packs in every box.

NHLPA addresses Devante Smith-Pelly’s stamped autograph cards

Some collectors realized many of Anaheim Ducks Devante Smith-Pelly’s recent autograph cards were stamped and not actually signed by the player.

Steiner Sports auctions items for Sandy victims

Brandon Steiner was fortunate enough not to be directly affected by Hurricane Sandy went it slammed into the northeast about a month ago.

Early analysis: 2012 Prime Cuts baseball checklist

Here’s a notebook-style look at some of what 2012 Prime Cuts includes as it arrives today from Panini America.

Upper Deck offers exclusive promos for Industry Summit

The company has made cards commemorating the launch of UD Infinite.

Preview Gallery: 2012 Prime Cuts + win a box

Get a look at 2012 Prime Cuts, which arrives tomorrow, and enter to win a free box.

Vin Scully’s first certified autograph in demand

One of the hotter baseball cards on the secondary market these days is one that’s in short supply and features a first-time signer who turns 85 years old today.

Box Busters Preview: 2012 Topps Triple Threads Football

Beckett Football Editor Susan Lulgjuraj rips open a box of 2012 Topps Triple Threads Football.

Free Price Wednesday: A look at Robert Griffin III’s Rookie Cards

The Washington Redskins rookie quarterback has lived up to the hype so far with his gun-and-run style of play.

Ripping Retail: 2012 Topps Heritage WWE cards

Join Beckett Sports Card Monthly’s Chris Olds as he rips into some 2012 Topps Heritage WWE packs in this latest edition of Ripping Retail.

Box Busters: 2012-13 Totally Certified basketball

Join Beckett Basketball’s Chris Olds and Rob Springs as they rip into a pair of 2012-13 Totally Certified boxes from Panini America in this latest edition of Box Busters.

Box Busters: 2012-13 Panini Prizm basketball

Join Beckett Basketball’s Chris Olds and Rob Springs as they rip into a pair of 2012-13 Panini Prizm boxes in this latest edition of Box Busters.

Box Busters: 2012 Topps Chrome football cards

Join Beckett Football’s Dan Hitt and Chris Olds as they rip into a pair of 2012 Topps Chrome boxes in this latest edition of Box Busters.

Predicting the Baseball Hall of Fame vote … and you can cast your own ballot here

Here’s a look at the most-notable players on the ballot when it comes to cardboard. Also … be sure to tell us how you would vote!

Wil Wheaton auctions Star Trek card for charity

Actor Wil Wheaton dug through boxes in his garage when he discovered an old signed Star Trek: The New Generation Card.

Topps Five Star Football box will also be a display case

Topps’ forthcoming Five Star football card boxes may make showing off your pulls a bit easier.

Sporting News set hits auction block on Friday

An attic find will soon hit the auction block through Memory Lane Inc.

Swiss hockey league cards to feature locked out NHL players

As more and more hockey players wind up overseas because of the NHL Lockout, card companies abroad have something new to work with.

Bryce Brown breaks out on Monday Night Football

Bryce Brown, who started for the injured LeSean McCoy, set an Eagles rookie record with 178 yards on 19 carries.

ITG previews 2012-13 Heroes and Prospects

In The Game’s 2012-13 Heroes and Prospects set is coming together and the company released the first images today.

Beckett 20 Questions … on 2012 Topps Five Star

Tell us what you think of 2012 Topps Five Star in the latest Beckett 20 Questions.

Beckett to host JSA session in Dallas on Jan. 5

Beckett will host James Spence Authentication for on-site autograph authentication in Dallas on Jan. 5 for collectors who are interested in professional grading or need items examined and/or slabbed.

Beckett.com By The Numbers: 2012 Topps Five Star

The 2012 Topps Five Star baseball card set from Topps has arrived on Beckett.com Online Price Guide.

Chasing the white whales in Triple Threads

Between turkey, stuffing and Black Friday sales, Topps released 2012 Triple Threads Football last Friday.

Your Turn (Beckett Baseball 83): 2012 Topps Five Star … would you buy if you could buy?

If you could buy it, would you buy it? … Or, if you did, how did you do?

A look at Colin Kaepernick on cards

With Alex Smith becoming the player many thought he should have been, Colin Kaepernick wasn’t expected to get much playing time in San Francisco.

First look: 2012-13 Panini basketball cards

The flagship is back on the hardwood.

Trout, Harper headline Topps Rookie All-Star team

Eleven baseball players have been honored and next year their baseball cards will be enhanced.

Week 12: Monday Morning Collector

It’s that time of the week again – looking at most of Week 12’s games to hand out the weekly awards, and perhaps find a few key players to put on your radar.

Steiner auctions jerseys from Operation Hat Trick

Hockey fans were loud and clear on Saturday night.

By the numbers: 2012 Topps Chrome Football

Topps Chrome Football is one of the most popular products of the year. The 2012 product has seen tens of thousands of auctions on eBay.

Free Price Wednesday: Chris Kreider in Upper Deck Series 1 Hockey

Prices for Upper Deck Series 1 Hockey has been updated in Beckett’s online pride guide.

NFL’s top rookies spreading holiday cheer

Panini America is doing its part to spread holiday cheer this season.

Autographed handprint cards coming to Triple Threads Football

There’s something new this week with 2012 Topps Triple Threads – oversized autographed handprint cards.