Posted on December 23, 2014 – 11:00 am | Author: chrisolds
Football, Just for Fun, Pop Culture News | Alabama Crimson Tide, Alabama football, Andy Griffith, Bart Starr, CLC, college football, Daniel A. Moore, ESPN, Evan Mathis, Forrest Gump, Gomer Pyle, Harper Lee, Jay Barker, Jim Nabors, Jimmy Wales, Joe Namath, Mel allen, Melissa Joan Hart, NCAA football, Panini America, Paul "Bear" Bryant, Paul Bryant, Rece Davis, Sabrina The Teenage Witch, Sara Evans, Sela Ward, To Kill a Mockingbird, Tom Hanks, Wikipedia, Winston Groom | Comments (0)
Here’s my list of 10 Alabama superfans or famous grads who would be cool certified autographs to find in packs.
Posted on December 22, 2014 – 12:48 pm | Author: chrisolds
Box Busters & Ripping Retail, Breaker Central, Football | 2014 Select, football cards, nfl, Panini America | Comments (0)
Join Beckett Football’s Justin Grunert and Chris Olds as they rip into boxes of 2014 Select in this latest edition of Box Busters.
Posted on December 22, 2014 – 11:09 am | Author: Stephen Laroche
Baseball, Basketball, Football, Hockey, Latest News | 2014 Panini Boxing Day, Panini America | Comments (0)
By Stephen Laroche | Beckett Hockey Editor With participating Canadian stores giving out their special 2014 Panini Boxing Day packs with qualifying purchases this week, Panini America has revealed images of the strong autograph content that will be found inside. With a roster of carefully-selected athletes from the big four sports, collectors pulling them are […]
Posted on December 19, 2014 – 2:22 pm | Author: Stephen Laroche
Baseball, Basketball, Football, Hockey, Industry News, Latest News | 2014 Panini Boxing Day, Panini America | Comments (0)
By Stephen Laroche | Beckett Hockey Editor The slow reveal for Panini America‘s 2014 Boxing Day promotion continued on today as the company revealed some big hits that will be found inside packs in the form of a special Checkerboard design exclusive cards to with prime pieces of memorabilia. Exclusive to Canadian Panini Roundtable dealers, […]
Posted on December 19, 2014 – 1:28 pm | Author: Stephen Laroche
Basketball, Latest News | 2014-15 Donruss Basketball, Panini America | Comments (0)
By Stephen Laroche | Beckett Basketball Editor Coming back to store shelves after a five-year absence, Donruss returns to the basketball game in 2014-15 courtesy of Panini America and it is set to deliver some serious value in each box. Releasing on February 11, this product will bring back many of the concepts that made […]
Posted on December 18, 2014 – 6:11 pm | Author: Stephen Laroche
Industry News | D.J. Kazmierczak, Kevin Haake, Meghan Goldate, Panini America | Comments (0)
Earlier today, Panini America announced two promotions within their sales team. One of the staff members given an expanded role within the company is Kevin Haake, a former editor of Beckett Baseball who had previously worked for Topps before joining Panini back in 2009. Now the company’s Director of Hobby Sales, Haake will be in […]
Posted on December 18, 2014 – 3:40 pm | Author: Stephen Laroche
Baseball, Basketball, Beckett News, Football, Hockey | 2014 Panini Boxing Day, Panini America | Comments (0)
By Stephen Laroche | Beckett Hockey Editor Yesterday, Panini America gave collectors a preliminary look at its 2014 Boxing Day promotion and they have shown off even more cards from this product today in advance of next week’s release that is targeted to authorized Canadian Panini Roundtable stores. Today, the company shared images from the […]
Posted on December 17, 2014 – 10:50 pm | Author: David Lee
Football | Immaculate Collection, Panini America | Comments (0)
Following the high-end football debut of 2014 Flawless, Panini released more details, and more images, for its Immaculate Collection football brand. Boxes will include six cards and will deliver five autograph or memorabilia cards. On-card autograph memorabilia cards include Premium Patches Autographs and Premium Patches Rookie Autographs. Large patch swatches appear in Team Logo, Jersey […]
Posted on December 17, 2014 – 5:02 pm | Author: chrisolds
Baseball | 2013 Panini America's Pastime, 2013 Select, 2013 Topps Five Star, 2013 Topps Heritage, 2013 Topps Triple Threads, Kansas City Royals, MLB, Panini America, San Diego Padres, Tampa Bay Rays, Topps, Wil Myers, Wil Myers trade | Comments (3)
Former top prospect and 2013 American League Rookie of the Year Wil Myers is on the trading block with a few scenarios in play that would likely send him to the San Diego Padres sometime soon — one potentially being a multi-team deal including plenty of potential big-leaguers.
Posted on December 17, 2014 – 4:23 pm | Author: Stephen Laroche
Baseball, Basketball, Beckett News, Football, Hockey, Hockey | Gordie Howe, Panini America, Panini America Boxing Day 2014, Patrick Roy | Comments (0)
By Stephen Laroche | Beckett Hockey Editor In the wake of a successful Boxing Day promotion last year, Canadian collectors may have been wondering if Panini America would be bringing it back again in 2014 – especially without the presence of NHL and NHLPA licensing. Today, they received some excellent news as the company will […]
Posted on December 16, 2014 – 3:36 pm | Author: David Lee
Football | absolute, football cards, Panini America | Comments (1)
By David Lee Editor | Beckett Football Absolute continues its long run with a new release that celebrates the brand’s 20th anniversary. It promises to bring a lot of memorabilia variety. Each hobby box has two autographed cards, three memorabilia cards plus other inserts and parallels. The base set includes 100 veterans and 50 rookies, […]
Posted on December 15, 2014 – 6:25 pm | Author: chrisolds
Football, Industry News | Oregon Ducks, Panini America, University of Oregon, University of Oregon football | Comments (3)
Panini America revealed its latest deal with a major university on Monday with the University of Oregon, which saw quarterback Marcus Mariota pick up college football’s highest honor on Saturday night.
Posted on December 13, 2014 – 10:57 am | Author: David Lee
Beckett Updates | Andrew Luck, Jamaal Charles, nfl, pamini immaculate, Panini America | Comments (5)
Panini teased it’s upcoming debut release of 2014 Immaculate Football with 11 autographed card images that arrived this week. No other information was given for the product. From the looks of the cards, it will be pretty high-end in the league, at least in quality, with Flawless and National Treasures. More information will be posted […]
Posted on December 11, 2014 – 12:01 pm | Author: chrisolds
Football, Industry News | football cards, Panini America, Pop Warner | Comments (0)
One of Panini America’s biggest youth sports initiatives will continue into the coming years as the company announced on Thursday its exclusive deal with Pop warner will continue under a new multi-year agreement.
Posted on December 11, 2014 – 11:20 am | Author: Matt Bible
Beckett Contests, Beckett Updates, Gaming, Latest News | Beckett Contests, DBZ, Dragon Ball Z, gaming, giveaway, Panini America | Comments (7)
Buckle up, gamers, because we are giving away more Dragon Ball Z. The relaunch of this product by Panini America has been a huge hit and to celebrate this wonderful occasion, we are going to select two more lucky winners to each receive a booster box and a pre-constructed starter deck of 2014 Dragon Ball […]
Posted on December 9, 2014 – 9:22 pm | Author: Stephen Laroche
Football | 2014 panini contenders, Panini America | Comments (9)
By Stephen Laroche | Beckett Media Few products in the trading card world have as dedicated a following as the annual Contenders offering from Panini America. Each year, it delivers some of the most coveted rookie cards to football collectors and it is set to hit store shelves on January 7. With an average of […]
Posted on December 9, 2014 – 6:08 pm | Author: Stephen Laroche
Basketball | 2014-15 Panini Gold Standard, Panini America | Comments (0)
By Stephen Laroche | Beckett Basketball Editor It’s back – and it looks like it might be even better than ever. Preliminary details about 2014-15 Panini Gold Standard were released today and basketball collectors are in for a treat with all of the improvements that Panini America has implemented this season. Releasing on January 21, […]
Posted on December 9, 2014 – 5:33 pm | Author: chrisolds
Beckett 20 Questions, Beckett Auction Services, Breaker Central, Industry News | Group-breakers, Panini America, Rookie Cards, Topps | Comments (70)
In the issue, we’ll take a look at 10 of the hottest rookies of the past year in a few sports — and we’ll also take a look at 50 notable group-breakers as well as the trend itself. As part of this package, we have another edition of 20 Questions where we want your input on it all.
Posted on December 8, 2014 – 12:14 pm | Author: chrisolds
Industry News, Your Turn | Gavin Escobar, group breaks, Panini America, Topps, Ty Cobb, Upper Deck | Comments (17)
In the comments below, show us an image (link) of your best pull, what it might have cost you (if you remember) and where you got it from.
Posted on December 8, 2014 – 8:55 am | Author: chrisolds
Baseball | 2014 Elite Extra Edition, Aaron Nola, Adrian Rondon, Bradley Zimmer, Dalier Hinojosa, Dalton Pompey, Dariel Alvarez, Dermis Garcia, Elite Extra Edition, Gilbert Lara, Jhoandro Alfaro, Joey Pankake, Jose Abreu, Jose Pujols, Kyle Freeland, Max Pentecost, Michael Chavis, Michael Conforto, Nelson Gomez, Panini America, Raisel Iglesias, Rusney Castillo, Tyler Kolek, Victor Arano | Comments (4)
A prospecting staple returns in January.
Posted on December 6, 2014 – 10:16 am | Author: chrisolds
Football, Racing | DeMarcus Ware, DeMaryius Thomas, Denver Broncos, Julius Thomas, Panini America, Peyton Manning, Sam Schmidt, Score, Terrance Knighton, Von Miller | Comments (0)
Fans who attend the Bills-Broncos game Sunday in Denver will receive a set of Panini America cards featuring the stars of the home team.
Posted on December 5, 2014 – 3:59 pm | Author: chrisolds
Basketball, Box Busters & Ripping Retail, Breaker Central | 2014-15 Panini Prizm, basketball, NBA, Panini America, Prizm | Comments (2)
Join Beckett Basketball’s Derek Ficken and Chris Olds as they rip into boxes of 2014-15 Panini Prizm in this latest edition of Box Busters.
What will they find inside? Watch and find out …
Posted on December 5, 2014 – 3:47 pm | Author: chrisolds
Industry News, World Of Collectibles | black friday, Panini America | Comments (1)
We all know Black Friday is a day that packs a punch for both retailers and consumers — but how big?
Posted on December 5, 2014 – 1:27 pm | Author: chrisolds
Baseball, Breaker Central | 2014 Panini USA Baseball, autographs, Panini America, USA Baseball | Comments (1)
Join Beckett Baseball‘s Chris Olds as he rips into a 2014 Panini USA Baseball box set in this edition of Box Busters. What will he find inside? Watch and find out … After the jump, you can see a full gallery of card images — front and back — from the set. It’s literally everything […]
Posted on December 4, 2014 – 4:38 pm | Author: chrisolds
Baseball | Donruss/Playoff, Ichiro Suzuki, MLB, New York Yankees, Panini America, Seattle Mariners | Comments (0)
Panini America officially detailed its plans for buyback autographs of the Japanese baseball legend on Thursday — his autographs are the first he’s ever signed for the company.