Tag Archives: Blake Griffin

Hardcourt Heroes of the Week: Stephen Curry, Nikola Mirotic, & Blake Griffin

400000 Each week, we will take a look inside the NBA and will give you the top three players of the week and provide a rundown on why collectors should take notice. Please feel free to leave your comments for a healthy debate. By Derek Ficken | Beckett Basketball Analyst Stephen Curry – PG, Golden […]

RareInk offers NBA All-Star Game art set

The set features the starting lineup of the East and West All-Stars, including LeBron James, Steph Curry and Blake Griffin.

Can you smell what Funko Pop! is cooking?

Lynnwood, Wash.-based Funko is readying its second offering of Pop! Sports vinyl toys coming in late summer — and it’s adding to a massive list of options for fans of movies, TV and pop culture.

Beckett Basketball: A look at 2012 via our covers

As 2012 winds down, we figured we’d take a few minutes to take a look back at 2012 via the covers of Beckett Basketball.

NBA Starting 5 promotion starts today

You can be in the NBA’s Starting 5 by heading to a sports card shop in December.

First look: 2012-13 Panini basketball cards

The flagship is back on the hardwood.

Win a Blake Griffin autograph card

Today’s prize: 2010-11 Classics Significant Signatures #43 Blake Griffin /99

Panini signs Andrew Luck to exclusive autograph, memorabilia deal

Panini America has added another star to its lineup.

The next Panini Authentic NBA player will be …

Panini America will announce a new NBA player in its Panini Authentic lineup on Monday.

First look: 2012-13 Panini Timeless Treasures

Panini America hopes that collectors think it’s timeless and that it will be treasured.

First look: 2012 Absolute basketball cards

It’s back? Absolutely.

Prize Gallery: Beckett Customer Appreciation Month starts Monday with daily giveaways on Beckett.com

While we have teased a few images of what’s up for grabs during Customer Appreciation Month, we haven’t shown you everything that will be up for grabs starting Monday on Beckett.com.

First look: 2012-13 Panini Prizm basketball cards

Panini America’s next new basketball line will perhaps have collectors looking at NBA cards a different way.

First look: 2012-13 NBA Hoops

Arriving in August, 2012-13 Hoops will include a 300-card base set which will include Rookie Cards for the 2011-12 and 2012-13 NBA Draft classes.

First look: 2011-12 Panini Past & Present

If you’re fan of the old — but also a fan of the new — then the new Panini America basketball set might be for you.

Move over Bert and Ernie … here are the Bleacher Creatures

Just think if Sesame Street came to your street — or maybe Lansdowne Street, Blake Street or any other street with a sports arena to be found.

Beckett Basketball Poll: Blake Griffin or Derrick Rose … who you got?

In the next issue of Beckett Basketball, we’re going to ask a simple question that might not be so simple for collectors to answer.

First look: 2011-12 NBA Hoops

It’s been a long wait for this one, but Panini America has finally released the first official glimpses at the return of a hobby staple to the hardwood this year in 2011-12 NBA Hoops.

Beckett Basketball Poll: Does a Pacific brands revival interest you?

The likes of Crown Royale with its diecut crowns will be back inside Preferred (click here for the First Look story) as well as nods to cards such as Cramer’s Choice

Chris Paul’s trade escapade and new star teammates just might help card values

With Clippers’ Blake Griffin essentially on the highlight reel every night last season, fans had something to cheer about, but the addition of Chris Paul has elevated excitement to another level. Clippers now have two stars on a team that has only had six winnings seasons since the franchise began as the Buffalo Braves back in 1970.

And the Oscar goes to …

Since there’s an NBA lockout in effect, there just isn’t much time being spent on basketball cards right now — Panini America’s products are on the tarmac ready to take flight — but that doesn’t mean that there isn’t work to be done.

Panini previews VIP pulls for The National

Panini reveals its presence in the National Sports Collectors Convention VIP package

Hall-of-Famers get noticed in Panini’s National Treasures Basketball

In its second year as a basketball brand, Panini America’s National Treasures is bringing back plenty of what made the product popular, including some new additions to add to the appeal.

Blake Griffin’s Rookie of Year award adds to allure

In one of the least surprising postseason award votes, Los Angeles Clippers’ Blake Griffin won this year’s NBA Rookie of the Year. It almost seemed as though he was a lock for the award after his first game in the NBA.

Card shop adds another dimension to its promotions

Southbay Cards is back with one of its special promotions. The brick-and-mortar shop in Lomita, Calif., has looked for new ways to keep sports fans and collectors coming through their door.

Weekly Highlights (April 11 – April 15)

Beckett.com’s weekly highlights for the week of April 11 – April 15, 2011.

Lunch break video: Blake Griffin rips packs at Panini

Blake Griffin took some time to sit down and break some boxes with Panini America CEO Mark Warsop.

Weekly Highlights (April 4 – April 8)

Beckett.com highlights from the week of April 4 – April 8

Clippers star Blake Griffin: Panini’s HRX video cards will be ‘game-changing’

As part of his first day on the job as Panini America’s newest spokesman, Los Angeles Clippers star Blake Griffin signed many an autograph — and then he got treated like a rookie. What was his new role? They made him work the phones.

Panini America signs Blake Griffin to exclusive deal; unveils Panini HRX video cards

Panini America’s roster of exclusive spokesman grew by one Thursday as Los Angeles Clippers rookie phenom Blake Griffin signed a multi-year autograph and memorabilia deal with the company.

Panini America teases return of iconic NBA Hoops line

The late 1980s and 1990s staple — NBA Hoops — will be returning next season, news noted by four 2011-12 promo cards available at the Panini booth.

Can’t afford Blake Griffin? Look for these up-and-comers

100000 By Susan Lulgjuraj | Contributing Editor With the way Blake Griffin’s cards have skyrocketed this season, collectors are hard-pressed to find reasonably-priced cards of his. Ya know, cards that won’t leave you eating tuna out of the can for a week. Many young NBA players have the potential to be good. They probably won’t […]