Tag Archives: Michael Jordan

Introducing the Friday Hot List

We’re putting together a weekly Hot List that encompasses the best of the best.

Beckett 20 Questions on … Rookie Cards

It’s no secret to many of those who buy, sell and collect that there’s one type of card that will outsell all the others no matter what happens to a player during or after his career.

At the National: 23 memorable Michael Jordan items

00000 By Dan Good | Contributing Editor Michael Jordan still stands tall in Chicago. Jordan reigned over basketball and the hobby during the 1980s and 1990s, leading the Bulls to six championships. Jordan’s greatness, charisma and collectibility continue to spark hobby innovation. Air Jordan’s legacy emerges on the floor of the National Sports Collectors Convention. […]

At the National: Beckett gets its first winner in the NSCC scavenger hunt

The Beckett Cover Cards scavenger hunt had its first winner at the 2013 National Sports Collectors Convention on Wednesday.

NSCC Notebook: Catching up on what’s going on at this year’s National Sports Collectors Convention

This year’s National Sports Collectors Convention is just two weeks away for non-VIP ticket-buyers. Here’s a rundown of what’s new from the announcements for the show.

Box Busters: 2013 Upper Deck Goodwin Champions

Join Beckett Sports Card Monhtly’s Chris Olds and Bryan Hornbeck as they rip into boxes of 2013 Upper Deck Goodwin Champions in this latest edition of Box Busters.

Ripping Retail Retro: 1994 Upper Deck Fun Pack baseball cards

Join Beckett Baseball’s Chris Olds as he rips into a box of 1994 Upper Deck Fun Pack cards — a $5 box buy at the local shop — in this latest retro edition of Ripping Retail.

Upper Deck previews National VIP set

Upper Deck gave collectors a sneak peek at its VIP cards for the National Sports Collectors Convention taking place next month.

Beckett 20 Questions … on the NBA (and cards) today

Tell us what you think about the state of cards today, its stars and more with your votes and the comments below.

Rare Air: Upper Deck readies Michael Jordan UNC Master Collection

If you like Mike, then this set might be for you.

Box Busters: 2013 Upper Deck All-time Greats basketball cards

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.

Industry Summit: Upper Deck’s corporate address

Upper Deck’s Diamond Dealers were invited to the company’s corporate address.

Beckett 20 Questions on … the hits

We’re curious what you think about “the hits” in the hobby these days … answer our latest 20 Questions for the next issue of Beckett Sports Card Monthly.

Beckett Sports Card Monthly: Take a look back at 2012 via our covers

Beckett Sports Card Monthly is where we give readers a little more to read about your hobby each and every month.

Beckett By The Numbers: 2011-12 Exquisite Collection

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

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.

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.

Box Busters: 2011-12 Exquisite Collection

Join Beckett Media’s Rob Springs and Chris Olds as they rip into a pair of 2011-12 Exquisite Collection boxes in this latest edition of Box Busters.

Upper Deck packs plenty of Michael Jordan autographs into upcoming Exquisite Collection

How many cards did he sign?

Auction Watch: 2011-12 Fleer Retro Michael Jordan Jambalaya autograph buyback

The 1997-98 Jambalaya card from the Fleer Retro Michael Jordan Buybacks has arrived on eBay and it’s already got plenty of attention. How much? Click here to see the latest.

Tiger Woods, Michael Jordan highlight 2012 SP Authentic Golf

Collectors have had to wait about eight years for a new golf set from Upper Deck.

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.”

Pete Rose banishment agreement part of Goldin Auctions debut event

Ken Goldin is kicking off the auction side of his business with a little flair.

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.

Grey Flannel auctions big-money hoops relics

September may mark the start of the football season, but for Grey Flannel Auctions it means some legendary sales when it comes to basketball memorabilia.

AT THE NATIONAL: Ripping a 1986-87 Fleer pack

Watch a collector, Louie, rip a pack of 1986-87 Fleer basketball bought from the Baseball Card Exchange at this year’s National Sports Collectors Convention.

Veteran dealer finds misprinted surprise

Quality control ain’t what it used to be, and for one long-time dealer a surprise in that area in a recent retro purchase might pay off well.

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.

Upper Deck bringing back popular inserts for Fleer Retro Basketball

Upper Deck Fleer Retro will include several nods to the past.

BGS-graded Michael Jordan tops $41,000 at auction

A BGS 9.5 copy of Michael Jordan’s 1997-98 Metal Universe Precious Metals Gems Red went for $41,825 through Heritage Auctions.

Massive graded Michael Jordan card stash hits auction block via Heritage

A massive haul of professionally graded Michael Jordan rarities and high-condition cards could heat things up on the auction block through Heritage Auctions with the final buzzer set to sound on Friday here in Dallas.

Box Busters Retro: 2002-03 Fleer Platinum

Join Beckett Basketball’s Chris Olds as he rips into a hobby box of 2002-03 Fleer Platinum cards in this latest Box Busters retro edition video.

Ripping Retail Retro: 1988-89 Fleer

Join Beckett Basketball’s Chris Olds as he hosts Reed Kasaoka of Baseball Card Exchange for a retro pack break of 1988-89 Fleer in this latest episode of Ripping Retail.

First look: 2012 Upper Deck All-Time Greats Sports Edition

00000 By Susan Lulgjuraj | Contributing Editor The best of the best. The greatest athletes of generations are making their way into an Upper Deck set featuring men and women at the top of their games. Upper Deck was very select in picking the athletes to appear in 2012 All-Time Great Sports Edition. Just 20 […]

Memory Lane Inc. to auction PSA 2 Honus Wagner

It’s a Honus Wagner T206 tobacco card, and it headlines Memory Lane Inc.’s Holy Grail Auction, which launches on April 21 and ends on May 5. The opening bid is $550,000.