Posted on March 20, 2012 – 9:17 am | Author: chrisolds
Baseball | 1952 Topps, 1986-87 Fleer, Eddie Plank, Honus Wagner, Memory Lane Inc., Michael Jordan, T206, tobacco cards | Comments (3)
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.
Posted on March 5, 2012 – 12:36 pm | Author: chrisolds
Basketball | Alonzo Mourning, Chris Paul, Evolution video cards, featured, Michael Jordan, Upper Deck, Video Cards | Comments (9)
Upper Deck’s recently released World of Sports product includes a new batch of Evolution video cards — trading cards with actual video components embedded inside that can play highlights from the player — an innovation that sparked a mixed reaction from collectors last year and a war of words between two companies over who was first in the hobby with the idea.
Posted on February 6, 2012 – 3:31 pm | Author: Susan Lulgjuraj
Baseball, Basketball, Football, Hockey, Non-Sports | 2012 Goodwin Champions, featured, Michael Jordan, Upper Deck | Comments (8)
This year’s 2012 Upper Deck Goodwin Champions brings back the entomology cards, but also collectors will have an opportunity to find rocks from meteorites and Mars, and relics from museums, including Civil War and Presidential memorabilia.
Posted on February 3, 2012 – 3:34 pm | Author: chrisolds
Basketball | basketball cards, featured, Flair Showcase Legacy, Flair Showcase Masterpieces, Kobe Bryant, Michael Jordan, Michael Jordan 1/1s, NBA | Comments (6)
Beckett Basketball’s Chris Olds caught up with a heavy collector of Flair Showcase Legacy cards (and more), Ted Yates, after he came to Dallas to get a massive haul of the cards authenticated and slabbed by Beckett Grading Services — a stash that includes two Michael Jordan Masterpiece 1/1 cards and 11 other rarities similar to it.
Posted on February 2, 2012 – 5:08 pm | Author: tolentinotown
Baseball, Basketball, Football, Hockey, Racing, Soccer | Michael Jordan, SB XLVI, super bowl, Super Bowl Commercial, Super Bowl XLVI, Topps, Trading Card Commercials, Upper Deck | Comments (3)
Your challenge, should you choose to accept, is to come up with a Super-Bowl-worthy commercial about the hobby you love.
Posted on February 1, 2012 – 3:40 pm | Author: chrisolds
Baseball, Basketball, Football, Golf, Hockey, Soccer | 2011 Upper Deck World of Sports, Bobby Orr, Bubba Watson, cam newton, David Beckham, landon donovan, LeBron James, Mia Hamm, Michael Jordan, Tiger Woods, Upper Deck, Wayne Gretzky | Comments (4)
It’s wide world of sports out there and Upper Deck is aiming to get it all down on cardboard.
Posted on January 17, 2012 – 1:45 pm | Author: Susan Lulgjuraj
Golf | 2012 SP Authentic, Annika Sorenstam, Arnold Palmer, Ernie Els, featured, golf, Jack Nicklaus, Michael Jordan, Natalie Gulbis, Paula Creamer, PGA Tour, Tiger Woods | Comments (8)
After a lengthy absence from the golf scene, Upper Deck is coming back with a new set this year.
Posted on December 1, 2011 – 8:05 pm | Author: Susan Lulgjuraj
Basketball | 2011-12 Fleer Retro Basketball, Fleer, Jimmer Fredette, Magic Johnson, Michael Jordan, NBA, Upper Deck | Comments (10)
Basketball fans should get ready for a blast from the past from Upper Deck.
Posted on November 29, 2011 – 4:22 pm | Author: chrisolds
Basketball | 1997-98 Upper Deck Game Jerseys Autograph, autographs, eBay, featured, Michael Jordan, NBA, Upper Deck | Comments (9)
The latest example of Michael Jordan’s power was seen Sunday on eBay of all places where a 1997-98 Upper Deck Game Jerseys Autograph card — one of just 23 in existence — sold for five figures after 44 bids.
Posted on November 15, 2011 – 1:07 pm | Author: chrisolds
Basketball, Box Busters & Ripping Retail | 2011-12 SP Authentic, college basketball, Michael Jordan, Tim Hardaway, Upper Deck | Comments (4)
Join Beckett Basketball’s Rob Springs and Chris Olds as they rip into a pair of 2011-12 SP Authentic basketball boxes in this latest edition of Box Busters.
Posted on September 26, 2011 – 2:51 pm | Author: tolentinotown
Baseball, Basketball, Beckett Updates, Football | Beckett Baseball, Beckett Basketball, Beckett Football, Justin Verlander, Michael Jordan, Michael Vick | Comments (0)
In today’s shipment of freshly-printed sports titles, we received copies of Beckett Basketball #235, Beckett Baseball #68 and Beckett Football #250. Below you’ll find a snapshot of what each magazine has to offer. Collectors can also head to our Facebook page to check out additional magazine scans and more. The material, of course can also [...]
Posted on August 17, 2011 – 3:38 pm | Author: chrisolds
Basketball | 2011 Upper Deck All-Time Greats, featured, Grant Hill, LeBron James, Michael Jordan, NBA, NCAA, Upper Deck | Comments (5)
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.
Posted on August 6, 2011 – 10:51 am | Author: tolentinotown
Uncategorized | Chicago Bulls, LeBron James, Michael Jordan, National Sports Collectors Convention, NSCC, The National, UD Authenticated, Upper Deck, Upper Deck Authenticated | Comments (1)
UD Authenticated sales rep Lindsay Sherry takes us on a tour of the most prominent pieces from Upper Deck’s booth at The National.
Posted on July 28, 2011 – 4:22 pm | Author: chrisolds
Basketball | basketball, high school basketball, LeBron James, Michael Jordan, NBA, NCAA basketball, Upper Deck | Comments (3)
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.
Posted on July 15, 2011 – 4:15 pm | Author: tolentinotown
Beckett Updates | 2011 Allen & Ginter, Allen & Ginter Baseball, Bryce Harper, Charles Woodson, David Price, derek jeter, DJ3K, featured, Gold Standard Basketball, Jack LaLanne, Jenga, Manny Pacquiao, Michael Jordan, National Sports Collectors Convention, NSCC, Panini America, Panini Baseball, R2D2, Steiner, Steiner Sports, Zenith hockey | Comments (0)
Beckett.com’s weekly highlights from July 11 – July 15.
Posted on July 8, 2011 – 2:52 pm | Author: tolentinotown
Beckett Updates | 2010-11 The Cup, Allen & Ginter, Babe Ruth, Dallas Cowboys, Darren Rovell, Dirk Nowitzki, featured, Field of Dreams 2, Funnyordie, Gold Standard Football, Honus Wagner, Marvel, Michael Jordan, Michael Jordan card, Mickey Mantle, MLB Cactus, NFL Lockout, panini, Ringside Boxing Round Two, Taro Tsujimoto, Taylor Lautner, Topps, Twitter, Upper Deck, Wildcat lawsuit, Wrigley Field | Comments (0)
Beckett.com’s weekly highlights for July 4 – July 8.
Posted on July 6, 2011 – 9:33 am | Author: chrisolds
Baseball | baseball cards, BGS 10, Joe DiMaggio, Memory Lane Inc., Michael Jordan, Mickey Mantle, New York Yankees, PSA 10, Topps | Comments (10)
A BGS 10 Michael Jordan Rookie Card may have gotten the early headlines in a recent Memory Lane Inc. event, but it was The Mick who hit the longest home run.
Posted on June 6, 2011 – 3:08 pm | Author: chrisolds
Basketball | 1986-87 Fleer, basketball cards, Beckett Grading Services, BGS, featured, Memory Lane Inc., Michael Jordan, Michael Jordan BGS 10 | Comments (38)
A Pristine copy of Michael Jordan’s 1986-87 Fleer Rookie Card sold for six-figures in a Memory Lane Inc. sale Sunday evening.
Posted on May 31, 2011 – 1:34 pm | Author: chrisolds
Baseball | 2011 Goodwin Champions, baseball, baseball cards, featured, Jose Canseco, Michael Jordan, Tiger Woods, Upper Deck | Comments (3)
We’re in the heart of the baseball season, so Upper Deck is right in the thick of its baseball release calendar as well.
Posted on May 25, 2011 – 3:01 pm | Author: chrisolds
Basketball | basketball cards, college basketball, featured, Larry Bird, Michael Jordan, UNC basketball, Upper Deck | Comments (10)
Upper Deck is taking one part UD Glass and one part past letterman releases and meshing them together in its next basketball product with one name that’s pretty big in the basketball card world.