Tag Archives: Topps

First Look: 2015 Bowman Inception baseball cards

One box, five hits — that’s the Bowman Inception model for this year.

Topps brings Tek technology to wall art line

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.

First Look: 2015 Bowman Football

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 […]

Box Busters: 2014 Bowman Sterling baseball cards

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.

Box Busters: 2014 Topps Five Star baseball cards

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.

Box Busters: 2014 Topps Strata football

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.

Topps hopes The Warriors fans come out and collect

A cult classic now has a trading card set.

Jameis Winston to NFL: Do you want his cards?

Controversial Florida State quarterback Jameis Winston is headed to the NFL — and he already has trading cards made by Topps and Upper Deck.

Fab 4: Early cards of a new Hall of Fame class

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.

BGS Diary Predictor (Jan.): What will he submit?

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.

ESPN’s Stuart Scott loses cancer battle

Long-time ESPN anchor Stuart Scott who helped bring personality and non-traditional approaches to broadcasting and SportsCenter lost his long-time battle with cancer on Sunday. He was 49.

Beckett 20 Questions: Retro sets & vintage cards

With plenty of popular retro brands, there are plenty of new options to revisit the old, and we want to ring in the new year with 20 Questions on both pieces of this collecting puzzle.

First Pricing: 2014 Bowman Draft w/Chrome Baseball

  By Brian Fleischer | Senior Market Analyst Beckett first pricing for 2014 Bowman Draft w/Chrome baseball is now live for all subscribers to the Beckett Online Price Guide. Perennially, one of the hobby’s most popular brands, this year’s offering stays true to form, with over 20,000 secondary market sales gathered by the Beckett Baseball […]

What will 2015 bring? Hobby Predictions: Part I

What will the hobby hold for 2015? We’ve asked a few industry insiders and other notable collectors. Here’s what they have boldly predicted to see in the coming year.

Beckett Baseball Best of 2014 Awards: Vote now!

  By Chris Olds | Beckett Baseball Editor It’s time for us to make our selections for the best baseball cards of the year, and we want your help. While we’ll continue to argue about the highlights of 2014 — with a couple brands still to come in the next week or so — we want […]

Give 2014 a grade for its baseball cards

We’re presently preparing The Awards Issue of Beckett Baseball and we simply want to know one thing while we prepare our selections and the Fans’ Vote ballots.

Box Busters: 2014-15 Topps Premiere Gold soccer

Join Beckett Sports Card Monthly’s Chris Olds and Brian Fleischer as they rip into boxes of 2014-15 Topps Premiere Gold soccer in this latest edition of Box Busters.

Box Busters: 2014 Topps Triple Threads football

Join Beckett Football’s Justin Grunert and Chris Olds as they rip into boxes of 2014 Topps Triple Threads in this latest edition of Box Busters.

Card Gallery: 2014 Bowman Chrome football cards

This year’s edition of Bowman Chrome football cards arrives in hobby shops today with every 18-pack box including one autograph.

First Look: 2015 Topps UFC Knockout

There’s no CM Punk sighting just yet, but Topps’ next UFC card set will still be a knockout.

First look: 2015 Topps Archives baseball cards

Topps is dipping back into its archives once again for another edition of Archives.

Top 5: Wil Myers Rookie Cards to chase

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.

Baseball world reflects on life of Sy Berger

When former Topps executive Sy Berger died on Sunday, the baseball world began reflecting upon a life dedicated to cardboard.

Former Topps executive Sy Berger dies at 91

A baseball card pioneer has passed.

Box Busters: 2014 Bowman Draft baseball cards

Join Beckett Baseball’s Chris Olds and Brian Fleischer as they rip into boxes of 2014 Bowman Draft in this latest edition of Box Busters.

Box Busters: 2014 Bowman Sterling football cards

Join Beckett Football’s Justin Grunert and Chris Olds as they rip into boxes of 2014 Bowman Sterling football cards in this latest edition of Box Busters.

Box Busters: 2014 Topps High Tek baseball cards

Join Beckett Baseball’s Brian Fleischer and Chris Olds as they rip into boxes of 2014 Topps High Tek in this latest edition of Box Busters.

EW’s Star Wars scoop comes via Topps card mocks

Millions of people have seen the teaser for the next Star Wars movie coming next year, but there were a lot of details yet to be revealed for the next chapters of the legendary science-fiction franchise.

Your Turn: Which legends would you want paired?

It’s an impressive card and it got us thinking … which duos would you like to see on a card?

Beckett 20 Questions on … group breaks & rookies

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.

Rams mascot gets Relic treatment from Topps

The fine print from the latest Topps release on Tuesday said it all.

“Wild Thing” Ricky Vaughn among Five Star surprises

Click here to view the Five Star checklist as released by Topps

First look: 2015 Topps Series 2 baseball cards

Topps’ second series of its 2015 flagship set is already in production.

What’s your best haul from a group break?

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.

Box Busters: 2014 Topps Chrome football cards

Join Beckett Football’s Chris Olds and Justin Grunert as they rip into boxes of 2014 Topps Chrome in this latest edition of Box Busters.