Posted on January 20, 2015 – 8:51 pm | Author: chrisolds
Beckett Grading Services | Alabama Crimson Tide, BGS, BGS Diary, Bill Murray, Bull Durham, Chicago White Sox, Elizabeth, Julius Erving, Macho Man Randy Savage, Mark Ingram, Michael Jordan, minor league baseball, Philadelphia 76ers, Ron Shelton, Salt Lake Trappers, Star, Upper Deck, WWE, WWF | Comments (5)
By Chris Olds | Beckett Sports Card Monthly Editor | Commentary For the last few months, I’ve submitted five cards a month to Beckett Grading Services to finally get some of the cards I like into slabs. Selecting which cards to submit has been easier said than done — and the results can be interesting, too. Here […]
Posted on January 5, 2015 – 12:45 am | Author: chrisolds
Beckett Grading Services | BGS Diary, BGS Diary Predictor, Bill Murray, Bull Durham, Chicago White Sox, Jim Abbott, Julius Erving, Little Sun, Mark Ingram, Michael Jordan, milb, Miss Elizabeth, MLB, NBA, nfl, Nick Swisher, O-Pee-Chee, Randy Savage, Salt Lake Trappers, Star, Stuart Scott, Topps, Upper Deck, WWE, WWF | Comments (1)
We want to see if you can predict which of his cards will end up slabbed. Of the 10 cards listed below, five are headed to BGS today for his next BGS Diary.
Posted on November 6, 2014 – 8:52 am | Author: chrisolds
Basketball, Industry News, Latest News | Air Jordans, basketball shoes, Chuck Taylor, Converse, David Robinson, Dennis Rodman, Grant Hill, James Harden, Jason Kidd, Julius Erving, Larry Bird, LeBron James, Magic Johnson, Michael Jordan, Nike, Paul George, Penny Hardaway, Reebok, Tim Hardaway | Comments (10)
What each of these cards isn’t is game-used. They are “a tribute to classic collectible sneakers” according to Upper Deck.
Posted on March 4, 2014 – 10:13 am | Author: Susan Lulgjuraj
Baseball, Basketball, Beckett Updates, Football, Industry News, News Categories, World Of Sports | 2014 National Sports Collectors Convention, Cal Ripken Jr., Deion Sanders, Johnny Bench, Julius Erving, NSCC, Pedro Martinez, Pete Rose, Sugar Ray Leonard | Comments (2)
Tickets are on sale for this year’s National Sports Collectors Convention.
Posted on September 4, 2013 – 10:45 am | Author: Susan Lulgjuraj
Basketball, Beckett Updates, News Categories | 2013-14 Upper Deck Black Basketball, Allen Iverson, basketball cards, Julius Erving, Larry Bird, Magic Johnson, Michael Jordan, UD Black | Comments (4)
Upper Deck will release 2013-14 Black Basketball as a standalone high-end product in January.
Posted on April 9, 2013 – 10:46 pm | Author: chrisolds
Basketball, Beckett Updates, News Categories | 1971-72 Topps, 1989-90 Hoops, 1989-90 NBA Hoops, 1996 Topps Stars, BGS, BVG, Gimme Five, John "J.J." Johnson, John Johnson, Julius Erving, Larry Bird, Magic Johnson, NBA, Northwest College Trappers, Pete Maravich, rookie card, Topps | Comments (3)
If I (or you) could own five basketball cards of any era, any kind, any condition, any price … what would they be?
Posted on April 2, 2013 – 4:23 pm | Author: chrisolds
Basketball, Beckett Updates, News Categories | 2013 Upper Deck All-time Greats, autographs, Bill Russell, college basketball, Julius Erving, LeBron James, Michael Jordan, NCAA basketball, North Carolina, Reggie Miller, Upper Deck | Comments (14)
Join Beckett Basketball’s Brian Fleischer and Chris Olds as they rip into boxes of 2013 Upper Deck All-time Greats basketball cards in this latest edition of Box Busters.
Posted on February 14, 2013 – 1:14 pm | Author: chrisolds
Baseball, Basketball, Beckett Updates, Football, Hockey, News Categories, Pop Culture News, Vintage News | BVG, featured, Goudey, Joe Namath, Julius Erving, MLB, NBA, nfl, NHL, PSA, T206, Topps, Wayne Gretzky | Comments (20)
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.
Posted on October 30, 2012 – 10:49 am | Author: chrisolds
Basketball, Beckett Updates, News Categories | 20 Questions, ABA, Anthony Davis, Fleer, Julius Erving, Kobe Bryant, Kyrie Irving, LeBron James, Michael Jordan, NBA, Panini America, Rookie Cards, Upper Deck | Comments (24)
We’re not waiting for a 7 p.m. tip-off in Cleveland for the season to begin. We’ve got 20 questions about basketball and basketball cards that we’re curious to see how you, the collectors, answer.
Posted on October 10, 2012 – 1:01 pm | Author: chrisolds
Basketball, Beckett Updates, News Categories | 2012-13 Panini Threads, Bill Russell, Boston Celtics, Chicago Bulls, Julius Erving, Larry Bird, Los Angeles Lakers, Magic Johnson, New York Knicks, Panini America, Patrick Ewing, Scottie Pippen, Shaquille O'Neal | Comments (1)
The greats of the game are coming.
Posted on October 8, 2012 – 6:21 pm | Author: chrisolds
Basketball, Beckett Updates, News Categories, Vintage News | basketball cards, Bill Russell, Bill Walton, George Mikan, John Havlicek, Julius Erving, Kareem Abdul-Jabbar, Lew Alcindor, NBA, NBA at 50, Pete Maravich, Topps | Comments (10)
There are far fewer cards available and yet vintage basketball is easily among the least-expensive niches in the hobby.
Posted on November 20, 2011 – 3:14 pm | Author: Susan Lulgjuraj
Basketball | ABA, Dr. J, Julius Erving, NBA, SCP Auctions | Comments (2)
One of the most iconic basketball figures sold off his entire collection in auction that ended Sunday.
Posted on August 9, 2011 – 10:03 pm | Author: chrisolds
Baseball | Bud Selig, Jim Beckett, Joe Montana, Julius Erving, NSCC, Obak, The National | Comments (2)
One of the best things about the National Sports Collectors Convention are the surprises that one can find by merely walking the floor.
Posted on August 4, 2011 – 10:19 am | Author: tolentinotown
Uncategorized | Donald E. Stephens Convention Center, Dr. J, featured, Gallery, Julius Erving, NSCC, photos, Rosemont, The National | Comments (6)
Beckett’s ongoing photo coverage from day two at the 2011 National Sports Collectors Convention