Monthly Archives: February 2013

Topps selling Vault memorabilia direct to public on revamped website

Topps is selling straight to the public with no eBay and no auctions — just fixed-price sales in the new Topps Shop.

Your Turn (BSCM Vintage Issue): What one vintage card still eludes you?

What vintage card continues to elude you?

Beckett 20 Questions on … vintage cards

For the next issue of Beckett Sports Card Monthly, we’ll take a look back at the older days of collecting and we want to know what you think with this latest batch of 20 questions.

Report: Topps CEO Ryan O’Hara stepping down

Topps’ President & CEO Ryan O’Hara is stepping down from his current position.

How much is your Valentine worth?

Today only, get a discount on an Online Price Guide using a discount code seen here.

Pete Rose’s exclusion in MLB products is nothing new — and it’s MLB’s call that he’s out

It’s MLB’s decision to exclude Pete Rose from any MLB-authorized product — and it’s because he’s banned for life and on the Ineligible List.

Beckett By The Numbers: 2013 Topps baseball cards

The 2013 Topps baseball card set has arrived on Beckett.com.

Free Price Wednesday: 2013 Topps Derek Jeter cards

000000 By Susan Lulgjuraj | Beckett Sports Card Monthly Editor It’s Wednesday and around these parts at Beckett that means Free Price Wednesday!!! OK, sometimes I get a little hyper about things, but this FPW will be fun. The newest product to get pricing in the OPG is 2013 Topps Baseball. And with pitchers and […]

Marvel’s Guardians of Galaxy to release with comic

Comic book fans are readying for Marvel’s Guardians of the Galaxy when it comes out in March.

Box Busters: 2012 SP Game-used golf cards

Join Beckett Sports Card Monthly’s Bryan Hornbeck and Chris Olds as they rip into boxes of 2012 SP Game-used golf cards from Upper Deck in this latest edition of Box Busters.

Topps creates world’s largest baseball card

Prince Fielder is used to the big-boy jokes, but he’s got nothing on this.

Commercial stars sign for Wacky Packages

Wacky Packages All-New Series 10 Collector Edition comes out on March 13. Inside will be Commercial Star Autographs.

First look: 2013 Press Pass FanFare Football

Press Pass is putting out a couple of products before the April draft to get collectors started.

First look: 2013 Press Pass Football

Press Pass kicks off its football schedule on March 20.

First look: 2013 Topps Turkey Red baseball cards (with checklist)

Turkey Red is coming … and it arrives in a week.

Print run for 2012 Contenders short-prints

Panini America announced a partial list of short prints for 2012 Contenders.

Canada celebrates National Hockey Card Day

It’s National Hockey Card Day in Canada.

Your Turn (Beckett Basketball No. 247): Who’s the break-out star of the season?

For the next issue of Beckett Basketball, we want to know … who do you think is break-out star of the 2012-13 season?

First look: 2013 Topps Pro Debut baseball cards

Once again, it’s time to take a trip down on the farm.

Box Busters: 2013 Press Pass Total Memorabilia

Join Beckett Sports Card Monthly’s Chris Olds and Dan Hitt as they rip into a pair of 2013 Press Pass Total Memorabilia racing boxes in this latest edition of Box Busters.

Box Busters: 2012 Panini Prizm football cards

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

Box Busters: 2012 Panini Contenders

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

First advance one-sheet for 42 arrives

The first piece of 42 memorabilia has arrived.

Card show report: Garfield, N.J. (Feb. 3)

In Garfield, N.J., this long-time running show is for the early birds.

Topps Magic blends old with the new

Topps Magic wasn’t available in retail shops last year

Box Busters: 2012-13 Limited hockey cards

Join Beckett Hockey’s Dave Sliepka and Chris Olds as they rip into boxes of 2012-13 Limited from Panini America in this latest edition of Box Busters.

Contenders football celebrates 20 years on cards

Twenty years ago the first Contenders football product launched.

Jagr moves into a tie for 10th all-time scoring

Jagr’s 668th career goal put him for tenth place with Luc Robataille on the all-time scoring list.

Rare baseball photo sells for $92,000

A rare 1865 photo of the Brooklyn Atlantics baseball team sold for $92,000 Wednesday night.

Dwyane Wade autographs return in 2012-13 Elite

Panini America is adding some Flash to its latest basketball sets.

Ripping Retail: 2012 Topps Magic Football

Beckett Football Editor Susan Lulgjuraj rips into 2012 Topps Magic Football, which releases this week. Check out what she pulled from a blaster and a rack pack.

Upper Deck announces plans for NHL rookie redemptions

Hang on to those Upper Deck rookie redemptions.

League of Their Own director Penny Marshall finally gets her own baseball card

Penny Marshall makes her trading card — and certified autograph — debut in 2012 Leaf Legends of Sport.

Axl Rose to sign first certified autographs for Topps

Topps announced a headliner in its forthcoming 2013 Topps Archives Heavy Metal Autographs set on Tuesday, and it’s none other than Guns N’ Roses frontman Axl Rose.

First look: 2012-13 Momentum basketball cards

Momentum is coming to the hardwood.