Tag Archives: LeBron James

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.

Guest commentary: The NBA’s greatest win streak eludes cardboard

I was surprised at how little memorabilia there is on the historic run.

Your Turn (Beckett Basketball No. 248): Who would be king of 2003 had LeBron gone to college?

Who do you think would be The King — on the court and in the hobby — of the 2003 NBA Draft had LeBron opted for college?

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.

Upper Deck offers exclusive promos for Industry Summit

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

Dynamics CEO talks Upper Deck reward system

When the CEO of Dynamics Inc., put together the reward system for the innovative Dynamics ePlate Visa credit card, one of the highlights would be for those who loved cards.

Beckett By The Numbers: 2011-12 Exquisite Collection

The 2011-12 Exquisite Collection basketball card set has arrived on Beckett.com.

Win a Lebron James card

Today’s prize: 2011 Upper Deck All-Time Greats Gold Spectrum #43 Lebron James

Beckett 20 Questions … to start the NBA season

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.

Upper Deck launches credit card program for trading cards

Spending money could earn you more cards.

RareInk signs art licensing deal with NBA

RareInk.com and the NBA announced a partnership on Tuesday to bring fully licensed pieces to collectors featuring the work of several acclaimed artists.

First look: 2011-12 Exquisite Collection basketball

Upper Deck announced on Tuesday that its highest-end line is on its way in basketball as 2011-12 Exquisite will arrive “in the coming weeks.”

Just like past, new Precious Metal Gems defy logic

The Bill Russell card above apparently sold for $4,050 after 55 bids — and it’s not alone.

ESPN’s Mint Condition: Charlie Sheen & King James

ESPN’s weekly sports card and memorabilia segment, “Mint Condition,” has talked with noted collector Charlie Sheen and Upper Deck about LeBron James.

Upper Deck unveils its NSCC VIP card set

Upper Deck is headed to Baltimore for the National Sports Collectors Convention and it’s bringing along some cards for you.

After nine years, King James has his crown

After nine years and 713 games, The Chosen One finally has his ring.

ESPN’s “Mint Condition” looks at NBA Finals, cards

This week’s ESPN “Mint Condition” has arrived and this week they’re exploring the NBA Finals and the latest products from Panini America.

Preview Gallery: 2011-12 Panini America Gold Standard Basketball

Gold Standard Basketball is coming back for its sophomore campaign.

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.

Product preview: Upper Deck World of Sports

It’s wide world of sports out there and Upper Deck is aiming to get it all down on cardboard.

Basketball collectors shelling out green for one shade of Totally Certified parallels

With basketball season in full swing, collectors seems to be jumping for cards once again – even if there isn’t a single new NBA product out just yet.

LeBron James’ first football cards are here … sort of

Panini produces LeBron James’ first football cards.

Box Busters: 2011 Upper Deck All-time Greats basketball cards

Join Beckett Basketball’s Chris Olds and Rob Springs as they rip into a pair of 2011 Upper Deck All-time Greats Basketball boxes in this latest episode of Box Busters.

2011 NSCC Voices from the show: Upper Deck

UD Authenticated sales rep Lindsay Sherry takes us on a tour of the most prominent pieces from Upper Deck’s booth at The National.

Weekly Highlights (July 25 – July 29)

Beckett.com’s weekly highlights from July 25 – July 29.

UD’s All-Time Greats packs plenty of, well, greats

Upper Deck’s latest high-end line of college basketball cards arrives on Friday packing a player-centric configuration and some big names in every box of 2011 All-Time Greats.

Upper Deck announces plans for the National filled with autographs and giveaways

VIPs and other collectors can land some great exclusive Upper Deck products at the National Sports Collectors Convention from August 3-7.

Dirk may have the trophy, but LeBron’s basketball cards command the cash

This year’s NBA Finals have come and gone with a pair of stars getting plenty of attention — for what they did and didn’t do in the Finals.

Latest from UDA has LeBron James’ right-hand stuff

Upper Deck Authenticated would like you to give LeBron James a hand.

Weekly Highlights (April 11 – April 15)

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

Ever wanted five pairs of LeBron James’ game-used shoes all at once? Now’s your chance …

Among the lots in Memory Lane Inc.’s latest auction is one that features five pairs of game-used LeBron James size 16 Nikes — all worn during Games 2-6 of the 2008 Eastern Conference Finals. Each is signed as a 1/1 and was acquired and witnessed by Upper Deck Authenticated. The minimum bid? $5,000. The event opened on Saturday and all auctions will close on April 28.

Weekly Highlights (April 4 – April 8)

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

Meet the LeBrons … again

Apparently in a collaborative effort with technology giants HP and Intel, James created the series using the four alter-egos previously created for his Nike campaign.