Posted on August 26, 2011 – 6:20 pm | Author: chrisolds
Basketball | basketball, basketball cards, featured, NBA, NBA lockout, panini, Panini America | Comments (16)
While the NFL’s lockout robbed us of some meaningless training camp reports while the football card printing presses kept on a rolling with all the veterans and the newest rookies, the NBA is quite a different story.
Posted on August 5, 2011 – 8:32 am | Author: tolentinotown
Uncategorized | Gold Standard, HRX, Interviews, National Sports Collectors Convention, NSCC, panini, Panini America, The National, Tracy Hackler, Videos | Comments (0)
Tracy Hackler gives us a brief tour of the goods at the Panini America booth.
Posted on July 19, 2011 – 8:27 am | Author: Susan Lulgjuraj
Basketball, Football, Hockey | NSCC, panini | Comments (2)
If you think Panini America is going to just stop at giving away cards in a wrapper redemption at The National Sports Collectors Convention, think again.
Posted on July 18, 2011 – 8:53 pm | Author: Susan Lulgjuraj
Football | cam newton, Crown Royale, featured, football cards, Mark Ingram, nfl, NFL draft, panini | Comments (10)
Panini America is bringing back Crown Royale Football for its second installment under the re-branding of the set.
Posted on July 14, 2011 – 4:57 pm | Author: Susan Lulgjuraj
Football | nfl, panini, woodson | Comments (1)
Charles Woodson has been kind of shy when it comes to football cards. The Green Bay Packer hasn’t signed many autograph cards since his 1998 rookie season.
Posted on July 13, 2011 – 8:19 pm | Author: Susan Lulgjuraj
Basketball | Kobe Bryant, NBA, panini | Comments (1)
In February, Panini America released its first look at 2010-11 Gold Standard Basketball. It has been five months since we had another opportunity to view the set. With it being just a week away, collectors want to see more.
Posted on July 11, 2011 – 12:48 pm | Author: chrisolds
Basketball | basketball cards, college football, featured, football cards, NBA, panini, Panini HRX, Upper Deck Evolution | Comments (6)
And now, with the arrival of Panini HRX video cards, there’s no disputing which one has won thus far in the eyes of collectors — at least with those who have paid attention with their pocketbooks. And the irony? Panini’s cards have still yet to physically arrive out of packs of 2010-11 Totally Certified. All of the sales have been for redemption cards.
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 8, 2011 – 11:16 am | Author: chrisolds
Baseball, Basketball | 4Kids Entertainment, Chaotic USA, featured, Konami, Nintendo, panini, Pokemon USA, Sony Computer Entertainment, Sony Online Entertainment, Topps, Wizards of the Coast, Zynga | Comments (13)
Wildcat Intellectual Property Holdings LLC filed a lawsuit against a dozen companies this week in a Texas Eastern District Court claiming that electronic trading cards and similar virtual trading card creations in trading card games are in violation of its patented intellectual property.
Posted on June 30, 2011 – 7:54 pm | Author: chrisolds
Non-Sports | 2011 Panini Americana, Americana, Emmanuelle Chriqui, Hayden Panettiere, Heroes, Michael J. Fox, non-sports cards, Pamela Anderson, panini, Selma Blair | Comments (4)
The latest Americana release from Panini America is roughly three weeks away but us fans of the non-sport staple of the last few years can’t help but wonder about what’s about to arrive.
Posted on June 24, 2011 – 3:51 pm | Author: tolentinotown
Beckett Updates | 2011 Absolute Memorabilia, 2011 Topps Rising Rookies Football, 2011 Topps Series 2, Beckett Contests, Box Busters & Ripping Retail, Customer Appreciation Month, Diamond KIngs, featured, Legoland, Legos, NBA draft, NFL Lockout, NHL Draft, panini, Stephen Strausburg, Super Collector, Superfractor, Upper Deck, USA Baseball, Weekly Highlights | Comments (0)
Beckett.com’s weekly highlights from June 20 – June 24.
Posted on June 22, 2011 – 4:43 pm | Author: Susan Lulgjuraj
Basketball | basketball cards, derrick williams, featured, NBA, NBA draft, panini | Comments (1)
Panini America didn’t wait to see where Derrick Williams would be drafted in Thursday’s 2011 NBA Draft. It feels University of Arizona star will be taken with one of the first two picks.
Posted on June 9, 2011 – 1:53 pm | Author: tolentinotown
Hockey | 2010-11 Dominion Hockey, Dominion, featured, NHL, panini, Panini America, Production Gallery, Sidney Crosby, Strapping | Comments (6)
Panini-provided production images of 2010-11 Dominion Hockey
Posted on June 7, 2011 – 12:46 pm | Author: Susan Lulgjuraj
Basketball | 2011 National treasures, basketball, Blake Griffin, featured, NBA, panini | Comments (5)
In its second year as a basketball brand, Panini America’s National Treasures is bringing back plenty of what made the product popular, including some new additions to add to the appeal.
Posted on May 6, 2011 – 5:05 pm | Author: Susan Lulgjuraj
Basketball | Blake Griffin, featured, NBA, panini | Comments (1)
In one of the least surprising postseason award votes, Los Angeles Clippers’ Blake Griffin won this year’s NBA Rookie of the Year. It almost seemed as though he was a lock for the award after his first game in the NBA.
Posted on May 5, 2011 – 9:46 pm | Author: Susan Lulgjuraj
Basketball | NBA, panini | Comments (1)
If you haven’t given Panini your opinion, what are you waiting for?
Posted on May 2, 2011 – 5:20 pm | Author: Susan Lulgjuraj
Basketball | basketball, Kevin Durant, NBA, panini | Comments (1)
With the NBA playoffs well underway, Panini America is letting collectors know the NBA isn’t over once the summer hits.
Posted on April 22, 2011 – 9:40 am | Author: Susan Lulgjuraj
Basketball | Hoops, panini | Comments (3)
By Susan Lulgjuraj | Contributing Editor Have you wanted the trading card companies to hear your ideas? Or help with the creative process in one of its product lines? Most collectors out there have had plenty of thoughts from time to time on how to make something better or an idea for a new great […]
Posted on April 20, 2011 – 9:43 am | Author: tolentinotown
Hockey | 2010-11 Dominion, Dallas Stars, Dominion Hockey, featured, Gallery, NHL, panini, Panini America, Playoffs, Stanley Cup, Taylor Hall | Comments (0)
Panini previews its late-July release of 2010-11 Dominion Hockey.
Posted on April 13, 2011 – 12:28 pm | Author: Susan Lulgjuraj
Hockey | hockey, NHL, panini, pinnacle | Comments (4)
By Susan Lulgjuraj | Contributing Editor It’s been 13 years since a Pinnacle hockey brand set has been on the shelves. But in about a week’s time that is all going to change as Panini America releases 2010-11 Pinnacle Hockey. The 24-pack box (five cards per pack) should yield four Ice Breaker Rookie Cards, four […]
Posted on March 5, 2011 – 5:41 pm | Author: chrisolds
Box Busters & Ripping Retail, Hockey | Box Busters & Ripping Retail, Crown Royale, featured, hockey cards, NHL, panini | Comments (109)
Join Beckett Hockey’s Andrew Tolentino and Tim Trout as they rip into a pair of 2010-11 Crown Royale hockey boxes from Panini America in this latest edition of Box Busters.
Posted on February 23, 2011 – 5:17 pm | Author: Susan Lulgjuraj
Hockey | featured, hockey, NHL, panini, rip cards | Comments (5)
When 2011 Zenith Hockey comes out on May 11, the question collectors will find themselves asking isn’t whether to buy, but “Should I rip?”
Posted on February 16, 2011 – 3:01 pm | Author: Susan Lulgjuraj
Football | cam newton, featured, football, nfl, panini | Comments (4)
Football fans have settled in to reflect on the 2010 football season – even for a short amount of time. We all had our favorite moments from the past season and collectively watched the Green Bay Packers win the Super Bowl.
Posted on February 16, 2011 – 12:37 pm | Author: Susan Lulgjuraj
Football | featured, nfl, panini, playoff contenders, Sam Bradford, Tim Tebow | Comments (1)
By Susan Lulgjuraj | Contributing Editor 2010 Playoff Contenders Football is live with a few surprises for collectors. Panini has snuck in Rookie Ticket autograph variations. There are two different cards for all 33 of the young players that were at the 2010 NFL Players Rookie Premiere. The variations are just with the photo used […]
Posted on February 14, 2011 – 4:16 pm | Author: chrisolds
Basketball | featured, Gold Standard, NBA, panini | Comments (2)
Panini America unveiled its latest basketball card line on Monday, a product that it clearly believes will set a new standard in sports cards.