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First Look: 2015 Panini FIFA Women’s World Cup Stickers

By Stephen Laroche | Beckett Media In June, the world will be sending its best to Canada as the nation hosts the 2015 FIFA Women’s World Cup and collectors from around the globe are set to seek out their idols through a highly-anticipated sticker collection coming from Panini. For decades, the company has produced stickers […]

Hardcourt Heroes of the Week: Kawhi Leonard, Paul George, Marresse Speights

Each week, we will take a look inside the NBA and will give you the top three players of the week and provide a rundown on why collectors should take notice. Please feel free to leave your comments for a healthy debate. By Derek Ficken | Beckett Basketball Analyst Kawhi Leonard – SF, San Antonio […]

Hardcourt Heroes of the Week: Stephen Curry, Nikola Mirotic, & Blake Griffin

Each week, we will take a look inside the NBA and will give you the top three players of the week and provide a rundown on why collectors should take notice. Please feel free to leave your comments for a healthy debate. By Derek Ficken | Beckett Basketball Analyst Stephen Curry – PG, Golden State […]

Sunday Conversation: Philadelphia Eagles Guard Evan Mathis

By Derek Ficken | Beckett Radio Host The Philadelphia Eagles have been in the news recently for all of their Free Agent signings, but I was able to catch up with Offensive Guard and two time Pro Bowl-er Evan Mathis. Evan is an avid collector of all sports, vintage and modern, and we sat down […]

Hardcourt Heroes of the Week: Marcus Smart, Mo Williams, Rudy Gay

Each week, we will take a look inside the NBA and will give you the top three players of the week and provide a rundown on why collectors should take notice. Please feel free to leave your comments for a healthy debate. By Derek Ficken | Beckett Basketball Analyst Marcus Smart – PG – Boston […]

First Pricing: 2014-15 Donruss Basketball

  By Brian Fleischer | Beckett Basketball Senior Market Analyst Beckett first pricing for 2014-15 Donruss basketball is now live to all subscribers to the Beckett Basketball Online Price Guide. The Online Price Guide allows subscribers to access complete and full pricing for all cards cataloged and priced in our football database. This not only […]

Sunday Conversation: Industry Summit’s Kevin Isaacson

(Isaacson pictured left with Dr. Jim Beckett, Industry Summit 2001) By Derek Ficken | Beckett Radio Host Kevin Isaacson, the man behind the Industry Summit, joins us for this week’s Sunday Conversation. He sits down to talk all about the Industry Summit and what we should expect this year. — Q: Why should shop owners […]

NBA Hardcourt Heroes of the Week: LaVine, Whiteside, Teague

Each week, we will take a look inside the NBA and will give you the top three players of the week and provide a rundown on why collectors should take notice. Please feel free to leave your comments for a healthy debate. By Derek Ficken | Beckett Basketball Analyst Zach LaVine – PG – Minnesota […]

First Pricing: 14-15 Panini Gold Standard Basketball

By Derek Ficken | Beckett Basketball Market Analyst Beckett first pricing for 2014-15 Panini Gold Standard basketball is now live for all subscribers to the Beckett Online Price Guide. The Online Price Guide allows subscribers to access complete and full pricing for all cards cataloged and priced in our football database. This not only includes […]

Hardcourt Heroes of the Week: Augustin, Irving, and Cousins

  Each week, we will take a look inside the NBA and will give you the top three players of the week and provide a rundown on why collectors should take notice. Please feel free to leave your comments for a healthy debate. By Derek Ficken | Beckett Basketball Analyst D.J. Augustin – PG – […]

Hardcourt Heroes of the Week: Whiteside, Thompson, Noel

Each week, we will take a look inside the NBA and will give you the top three players of the week and provide a rundown on why collectors should take notice. Please feel free to leave your comments for a healthy debate. — By Derek Ficken | Beckett Basketball Analyst Hassan Whiteside – C, Miami […]

Five key cards of rookie All-Star Filip Forsberg

By Eric Norton | Beckett Hockey Analyst Yesterday, the NHL announced that Nashville Predators star rookie Filip Forsberg would be added to the All-Star roster for this weekend’s festivities, as the league’s best gather in Columbus. He was already scheduled to a part of the rookie events, but with Sidney Crosby out with a lower-body […]

Tampa Bay’s Mike Evans talks cards, signs for Panini

By David Lee | Beckett Football Editor Panini America and several elite 2014 NFL rookies are in attendance at the 2015 NFLPA Collegiate Bowl this weekend in Carson, Calif. Panini is capitalizing on the event to gather autographs for cards in some of the final football products of the year, including Immaculate Collection, Spectra and […]

WIN a Panini POD Jimmy Garoppolo Photo

By David Lee | Beckett Football Editor The Panini NFL Player of the Day promotion has already reached hundreds of hobby shops and countless collectors with giveaways and player appearance signings. In partnership with the successful program, we will be giving away autographed items that are part of the promotion through the Beckett Media Twitter […]

Beckett Football Turns 25!

The first issue of Beckett Football Card Magazine was published 25 years ago this month. That iconic picture of Bo Jackson staring you down on the cover is one of the most recognized images in the industry. A quarter of a century is very long run in the publishing business (287 issues). The magazine has […]

Peek at Epix in 2014 Totally Certified Football

  By David Lee | Beckett Football Editor The hyper-color, holofoiled microo-etching of the Epix insert in 2014 Totally Certified will be shimmering in hobby shops Monday. Epix is a multi-tiered memorabilia insert featuring up to four pieces of memorabilia on each card. There are themes highlighting great plays, games, seasons and moments, with a […]

WIN a Signed Kelvin Benjamin Panini POD Photo

By David Lee | Beckett Football Editor The Panini NFL Player of the Day promotion has already reached hundreds of hobby shops and countless collectors with giveaways and player appearance signings. In partnership with the successful program, we will be giving away autographed items that are part of the promotion through the Beckett Media Twitter […]

Trent Dilfer is Panini Super Bowl Kid Reporter Ambassador

Super Bowl XXXV champion and ESPN NFL analyst Trent Dilfer will serve as special ambassador and coach for Panini America’s Super Bowl XLIX Kid Reporter contest.

First Look: 2014 Limited Football

Limited returns with its familiar high-end look.

Trading Card Industry Tackles ALS Ice Bucket Challenge

Individuals from throughout the trading card industry – and even groups of staff members from Upper Deck and Topps – have invested in the wildly successful ALS Ice Bucket Challenge during the past few weeks. As you would expect, the videos are priceless. The highlight so from an engagement perspective has been a head-to-head challenge […]

Panini America and Broadway Joe create a memory-making experience

CLEVELAND | I went to the National Sports Collectors Convention seeking something memorable, but what I got on Saturday night was priceless.

Cardinals’ Michael Wacha talks baseball cards — and signing autographs left-handed if he has to

Michael Wacha and Cardinals prospects Oscar Taveras and Kolten Wong were on hand signing for Panini on Tuesday night at the start of its two-week Spring Training Road Trip to acquire the ink of top newcomers and selected MLB veterans for its upcoming products.

A roller coaster to cardboard: Panini America’s Alex Carbajal trades baseball career for card career

About a decade ago, you might have found Alex Carbajal on a pitcher’s mound in Florida at Ed Smith Stadium wearing a Sarasota Red Sox uniform. Now you can find him helping make hockey cards for Panini America.

A closer look at 2013 Prominence Football

Panini Prominence Football hit the hobby shelves this week.

First Look: 2013 Elite Football

Panini is matching old and new with 2013 Elite Football, the company’s third announced product of the upcoming card season.

Panini’s Black Friday promotion is back

Panini America is bringing back its Black Friday Promotion.

Panini signs Andrew Luck to exclusive autograph, memorabilia deal

Panini America has added another star to its lineup.

Panini unveils plans for Kobe Bryant set

If you wanted to see more of Kobe Bryant on basketball cards next season, Panini America is the place to look.

Triple Play focuses on fun, kids … will it work?

Kids are the focus in the upcoming 2012 Triple Play baseball card set, which arrives on July 23 with all kinds of surprises.

Collector says meeting Kobe was ‘time of our lives’

When Nick Gauder opened a pack of Panini America’s 2010-11 Gold Standard basketball cards, he found something that could have made him very rich from a cash perspective.

Box Busters: 2011-12 Panini Preferred

Join Beckett Basketball’s Rob Springs and Chris Olds as they rip into a pair of 2011-12 Panini Preferred basketball boxes in this latest edition of Box Busters.

Behold: 2011 National Treasures Football

By Andrew Tolentino | Football Editor Perhaps Panini‘s experience at football’s premiere event  (ahem … the freaking Super Bowl) took their gridiron game to the next level — or maybe this is just the latest and greatest National Treasures release. The company recently released a jaw-dropping gallery featuring the premium pieces and dramatic details from […]

Panini America signs licensing deal with National Baseball Hall of Fame and Museum

Panini America has taken the next step toward covering all of Major League Baseball on its baseball cards as it signed a multi-year licensing deal with the National Baseball Hall of Fame and Museum.

Box Busters: 2011 Gridiron Gear

Beckett Football’s Dan Hitt and Andrew Tolentino tear into a box of Panini’s 2011 Gridiron Gear release. Did they pull a pull-out autograph from the break?

Voices from the Expo: Extra Meaty Edition

After sampling our fair share of his product, Panini America’s Chris Reed and I had the pleasure of ripping into a few packs with the 15-year Expo veteran.