Posted on January 29, 2015 – 12:33 pm | Author: chrisolds
Baseball, Beckett 20 Questions, Non-Sports, Racing | 2015 Donruss, 2015 Panini Americana, 2015 Topps, acetate, Alabama football, Amari Cooper, American Sniper, BGS, Big Lebowski, Bradley Cooper, Deflategate, Diamond KIngs, Ernie Banks, event-used memorabilia, Excell Marketing, Jack White, Jeff Bridges, Jeff Gordon, NASCAR, NFL draft, Ozzy Osbourne, Panini America, Panini Country Music, Rally Squirrel, Rusney Castillo, Sara Evans, super bowl, Topps | Comments (7)
It’s a busy time of year with a new wave of baseball coming, the Super Bowl on tap and plenty of new cardboard arrivals. For this latest edition of 20 Questions, we’re tackling, well, a little bit of everything.
Posted on January 28, 2015 – 12:22 pm | Author: chrisolds
Beckett Updates, Football | #BeckettBigGame, 2014 Bowman Chrome, 2014 Topps, football cards, nfl, super bowl, super bowl xlix, Topps | Comments (68)
Beginning at 5 p.m. Central on the @BeckettMedia Twitter account during Super Bowl Sunday, we’ll be asking questions and seeking out your #BeckettBigGame submissions.
Posted on January 27, 2015 – 1:57 pm | Author: chrisolds
Box Busters & Ripping Retail, Breaker Central, Football | 2014 Bowman Chrome, nfl, Topps | Comments (1)
Join Beckett Football’s Dan Hitt and Chris Olds as they rip into boxes of 2014 Bowman Chrome in this latest edition of Box Busters.
Posted on January 27, 2015 – 10:36 am | Author: chrisolds
Football | Arizona Cardinals, New England Patriots, Seattle Seahawks, super bowl, Topps | Comments (0)
The Super Bowl is a big game — and Topps’ Super Bowl presence reflects that with some big cardboard.
Posted on January 27, 2015 – 10:13 am | Author: Derek Ficken
Basketball | #collect, basketball, hassan whiteside, hobby, klay thompson, NBA, Nerlens Noel, panini, Topps, Upper Deck | Comments (1)
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 […]
Posted on January 27, 2015 – 9:49 am | Author: chrisolds
Baseball | 1951 Topps, MLB, Sy Berger, Topps, Topps Wall Art | Comments (2)
Topps recently lost a pioneer in former executive Sy Berger, who helped create the famed 1952 Topps set. Now, collectors can get him on a new card as part of the 1951 Sy Berger Tribute Collection, an offering in Topps’ wall art series.
Posted on January 26, 2015 – 12:55 pm | Author: chrisolds
Industry News, Pop Culture News | Andy Redman, Michael Eisner, Steven Chiang, Topps | Comments (2)
Topps’ commitment to the digital world took another step Monday as it announced the hiring of Steven Chiang, a long-time video- and social-gaming executive, who was was named to the company’s board of directors.
Posted on January 23, 2015 – 10:20 pm | Author: chrisolds
Baseball | Chicago Cubs, Ernie Banks, Topps | Comments (6)
“Mr. Cub” is now undoubtedly playing two.
Posted on January 23, 2015 – 12:51 pm | Author: chrisolds
Baseball | 2015 Allen & Ginter, 2015 Topps Allen & Ginter, Allen & Ginter, MLB, Topps | Comments (7)
Topps’ run with Allen & Ginter baseball cards turns 10 this season and the company isn’t holding much back when it comes to the unusual inclusions that have made the brand a staple.
Posted on January 21, 2015 – 3:46 pm | Author: chrisolds
Beckett Updates | Arizona Diamondbacks, Bowman Chrome Draft, Elite Extra Edition, Max Scherzer, MLB, Topps, Topps Update, University of Missouri, Upper Deck, USA Baseball, Washington Nationals | Comments (0)
By Chris Olds | Beckett Baseball Editor | Commentary Baseball’s $210-million man officially has his contract — and his baseball cards remain affordable. Max Scherzer’s deal with the Washington Nationals will last seven years. In seven big-league seasons with the Diamondbacks and Tigers, Scherzer has gone 91-50 with a 3.58 ERA and 1,321 strikeouts in […]
Posted on January 21, 2015 – 10:07 am | Author: chrisolds
Pop Culture News, Pro Wrestling, World Of Collectibles | 2001 Fleer Raw is War, 2005 Topps Heritage WWE, 2012 Topps WWE, Fleer, Hunter Hearst-Helmsley, Monday Night Raw, Stephanie McMahon, Topps, Triple H, Triple H Kid Cry, Vince McMahon, WWE, WWE Magazine | Comments (0)
Before you shed a single tear about “the moment” that has inspired some extra attention on the WWE’s biggest bad guy, check out this selection of cardboard … five Triple H cards that will make you cry.
Posted on January 20, 2015 – 5:38 pm | Author: chrisolds
Baseball, Pop Culture News, World Of Collectibles | 2015 Topps First Pitch, 2015 Topps Series 1, 50 Cent, Austin Mahone, bad first pitches, Bae Suzy, Biz Markie, Detroit Tigers, Eddie Vedder, Graham Elliot, Jack White, Jeff Bridges, Jermaine Jones, Los Angeles Dodgers, Macklemore, McKayla Maroney, MLB, Pearl Jam, Suzy, The Big Lebowski, Tom Morello, Tom Willis, Topps, White Stripes | Comments (20)
The Dude and a seven-nation army might be impressed.
Posted on January 20, 2015 – 12:48 pm | Author: chrisolds
Baseball | 2015 Topps Series 1, MLB, Topps | Comments (7)
Topps released the checklist for it 2015 Topps Series 1 baseball card set today, which arrives on Feb. 6.
Posted on January 19, 2015 – 10:11 am | Author: chrisolds
Non-Sports | autographs, Martin Luther King, Topps | Comments (1)
How many cut autographs — or for that matter how many trading cards — does Martin Luther King Jr. appear on?
Posted on January 16, 2015 – 5:05 pm | Author: chrisolds
Baseball | 2015 Topps Pro Debut, milb, minor league baseball, Topps | Comments (0)
Once again, Topps will let many minor leaguers make their pro debut in Pro Debut
Posted on January 16, 2015 – 4:55 pm | Author: chrisolds
Baseball | 2015 Bowman Inception, Bowman Inception, MLB, Topps | Comments (3)
One box, five hits — that’s the Bowman Inception model for this year.
Posted on January 16, 2015 – 2:23 pm | Author: chrisolds
Baseball, World Of Collectibles | 2014 Topps High Tek, Bryce Harper, Cal Ripken Jr., David Wright, Ernie Banks, Giancarlo Stanton, Jose Abreu, MLB, Nolan Ryan, Topps, Topps Tek, Topps Wall Art | Comments (0)
Topps’ latest line of wall art is one that a few collectors might appreciate as the company’s popular 2014 Topps High Tek brand has gotten the jumbo treatment.
Posted on January 15, 2015 – 10:29 pm | Author: Stephen Laroche
Football | 2015 Bowman Football, Topps | Comments (5)
By Stephen Laroche | Beckett Media A hobby favorite is back again as 2015 Bowman Football kicks off a big season for Topps with plenty of rookie and autograph content from the upcoming freshman class. With it being the final season that the company can feature members of the NFL Players’ Association on cards, expect […]
Posted on January 13, 2015 – 4:22 pm | Author: chrisolds
Baseball, Box Busters & Ripping Retail, Breaker Central | 2014 Bowman Sterlling, autographs, MLB, Topps | Comments (0)
Join Beckett Baseball’s Chris Olds and Brian Fleischer as they rip into boxes of 2014 Bowman Sterling in this latest edition of Box Busters.
Posted on January 12, 2015 – 11:32 am | Author: chrisolds
Baseball, Box Busters & Ripping Retail, Breaker Central | 2014 Topps Five Star, 2014 Topps Five Star baseball, Five Star, MLB, Topps | Comments (1)
Join Beckett Baseball’s Chris Olds and Derek Ficken as they rip into a box of 2014 Topps Five Star in this latest edition of Box Busters.
Posted on January 9, 2015 – 4:23 pm | Author: chrisolds
Box Busters & Ripping Retail, Breaker Central, Football | 2014 Topps Strata, autographs, nfl, Strata, Topps | Comments (1)
Join Beckett Football’s Chris Olds and Dan Hitt as they rip into a box of 2014 Topps Strata in this latest edition of Box Busters.
Posted on January 7, 2015 – 12:21 pm | Author: chrisolds
Non-Sports, Pop Culture News, World Of Collectibles | The Warriors, Topps | Comments (0)
A cult classic now has a trading card set.
Posted on January 7, 2015 – 9:23 am | Author: chrisolds
Football | Jameis Winston, Topps, Upper Deck, USA Football | Comments (9)
Controversial Florida State quarterback Jameis Winston is headed to the NFL — and he already has trading cards made by Topps and Upper Deck.
Posted on January 6, 2015 – 8:56 pm | Author: chrisolds
Baseball | 1988 Fleer Update, 1988 Score Rookies & Traded, 1989 Upper Deck, 1991 Upper Deck Final, Baseball Hall of Fame, Craig Biggio, John Smoltz, MLB, Pedro Martinez, Randy Johnson, Score, Topps, Upper Deck | Comments (6)
Three pitchers and a member of baseball’s 3,ooo-hit club were voted into the National Baseball Hall of Fame on Tuesday and each of them has readily attainable and affordable early cardboard that collectors can chase.
Posted on January 5, 2015 – 12:45 am | Author: chrisolds
Beckett Grading Services | BGS Diary, BGS Diary Predictor, Bill Murray, Bull Durham, Chicago White Sox, Jim Abbott, Julius Erving, Little Sun, Mark Ingram, Michael Jordan, milb, Miss Elizabeth, MLB, NBA, nfl, Nick Swisher, O-Pee-Chee, Randy Savage, Salt Lake Trappers, Star, Stuart Scott, Topps, Upper Deck, WWE, WWF | Comments (1)
We want to see if you can predict which of his cards will end up slabbed. Of the 10 cards listed below, five are headed to BGS today for his next BGS Diary.