Tag Archives: trading cards

Beckett Radio previews the National convention

By Derek Ficken | Beckett Radio Host For the past month, Beckett Radio has previewed the National Sports Collectors Convention, which starts Wednesday in Chicago. Host Derek Ficken has interviewed numerous card companies, distributors and even the man behind the Convention, Mike Berkus. If you are planning to go to the National, or you just would like […]

Beckett May auction includes Power Nine

Though Beckett Auctions has primarily focused on sport cards and memorabilia in its first year, it has dabbled (and sold) some nice non-sport and gaming items. It’s about time to power-up in that department for the May auction, which begins on Thursday and runs through May 17 at 9 p.m. Central with a 15-minute extended bidding window on […]

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 […]

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 – […]

Richard McWilliam dies, Mastro pleads guilty, Panini gets Lillard: A look at the top stories from 2013

The last year had some memorable moments in cards – good and bad.

Beckett addresses website concerns

We would like to take this time to address the website concerns which many of you have voiced.

First Look: 2010-11 Panini Totally Certified — aka where Panini HRX video cards make their debut

Panini America isn’t done with announcements regarding its Highlight Reel Xperience, or HRX, HD video trading cards, and the further proof of that came Wednesday evening as it unveiled 2010-11 Totally Certified, the product that arrives in June packing the first HRXs.

Even Elizabeth Taylor had cards … but not many

Legendary actress Elizabeth Taylor died Wednesday at age 79, leaving behind a legacy of Hollywood greatness.