Tag Archives: Rookie Cards

First Look: 2015 Prestige football cards

Round 1 of the NFL Draft is complete and Panini America already has another football brand ready to roll.

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.

Top 5: Jose Abreu Rookie Cards to own

Here are my picks for the top five Abreu Rookie Cards — of the 20 that he has so far — to track down.

Ripping Retail: 2014 Topps Turkey Red football

Join Beckett Sports Card Monthly’s Chris Olds as he rips into some 2014 Topps Turkey Red football cards in this latest edition of Ripping Retail.

Box Busters: 2014 Topps Update baseball

Join Beckett Baseball’s Chris Olds and Derek Ficken as they rip into boxes of 2014 Topps Update in this latest edition of Box Busters.

Which Rookie Card have you always found interesting — and why?

Do you have one Rookie Card that you just find more interesting than all of the rest? If so, tell us why.

Your Turn: Which new rookies — in any sport — are you collecting?

Tell us in the comments below … which rookies are getting your hobby dollars?

Beckett 20 Questions on … rookies and busts

When Johnny Manziel slid all the way to the 22nd pick in this year’s NFL Draft, some collectors had to wonder what was up with their red-hot pre-draft cards of Johnny Football.

Your Turn (BSCM Rookies Issue): If you could own one perfect BGS/BVG 10 Rookie Card, what would it be?

If you could own just one perfect BGS 10 Rookie Card (any sport), what would it be?

Beckett 20 Questions on … Rookie Cards

It’s no secret to many of those who buy, sell and collect that there’s one type of card that will outsell all the others no matter what happens to a player during or after his career.

Beckett 20 Questions … on the NBA (and cards) today

Tell us what you think about the state of cards today, its stars and more with your votes and the comments below.

Trout, Harper headline Topps Rookie All-Star team

Eleven baseball players have been honored and next year their baseball cards will be enhanced.

Upper Deck adds rookie redemptions to Series 1

Working around a sports work stoppage could be difficult for card companies as they try to find the right mix of veterans and rookies to make a compelling product for collectors.

Beckett 20 Questions … to start the NBA season

We’re not waiting for a 7 p.m. tip-off in Cleveland for the season to begin. We’ve got 20 questions about basketball and basketball cards that we’re curious to see how you, the collectors, answer.

Who’d you get? Panini America drafts its 2011-12 NBA rookie redemption class

You might have pulled one of the cards, now you can know who they are.

First look: 2012-13 Panini Timeless Treasures

Panini America hopes that collectors think it’s timeless and that it will be treasured.

Your Turn (Beckett Basketball No. 243): What one rookie will you collect this year?

What one rookie will you collect … and why?

Box Busters: 2012 Momentum football cards

Join Beckett Football’s Dan Hitt and Chris Olds as they rip into a pair of 2012 Momentum boxes from Panini America in this latest edition of Box Busters.

Your Turn (BSCM Rookies Issue): If you could own only one RC, what would it be?

If you could only own a single Rookie Card — just one — what would it be?

Beckett 20 Questions: Rookies, RCs & collecting

Here, we present 20 rookie-focused questions — some serious, some fun — that we want to know how you would answer.

Box Busters: 2012 Topps Chrome baseball cards

Join Beckett Baseball’s Chris Olds and Brian Fleischer as they rip into a pair of 2012 Topps Chrome boxes in this latest edition of Box Busters.

Box Busters: 2011-12 Panini Gold Standard

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

Topps unveils rookie auto plans for Bauer, Middlebrooks

Trevor Bauer fans only have to wait until Thursday for the former UCLA star to officially become a rookie.

First Look: 2012-13 Score Hockey

Panini’s best bang-for-your-buck hockey brand will hit the streets in early August.

First look: 2011-12 Limited basketball (updated)

When Panini America’s 2011-12 Limited arrives in late May it won’t just be packing the latest and greatest in autographs and memorabilia.

The Brees Knees: Does Drew need another ring?

Since Dec. 26 — the night he broke Dan Marino’s single-season passing record — Brees has been hammering home his case for football immortality. And (sorry, Niners fans) there’s a pretty good chance that his legend will continue to grow after this weekend.

Monday Morning Collector: NFL Week 15

00000 By Dan Hitt | Sports Data Publishing Manager Every Monday morning throughout the NFL season, we’ll select our rookie, veteran and breakout players of the week and provide a run down on why collectors should take notice. Matt Stafford, Greg Little and Donald Brown round our selections for NFL Week 15. Here’s why…

The world is officially crazy about Cam Newton

As the bidding closed at $7,956 for a one-of-one autographed Superfractor, one thing became very clear to me. The world has officially gone bonkers for Cam Newton.

Biggest Busts: Which rookies did you FAIL with?

What rookie/prospect did you go wrong with — and how many cards did you hoard?

Panini’s 2011 Rookie Ticket Teaser

Panini provides an early look at the Rookie Tickets from 2011 Playoff Contenders Football.

First look: 2011 SP Game-Used Soccer

00000 By Andrew Tolentino | BSCM Editor Upper Deck is taking its familiar SP Game-Used brand name to a different kind of football next month. Yesterday the company leaked a few images and product information about its 2011 SP Game-Used Soccer line, which is scheduled for a November arrival. This comes as big news for […]

First Look: 2011 Donruss Rated Rookies Boxed Set

A sneak peek at Panini’s 2011 Donruss Rated Rookies Boxed Set

Box Busters warm-up: 2011 Topps Inception Football

Beckett Media’s Andrew Tolentino opens a box of 2011 Topps Inception Football

Weekend Wonder: The Looming Lockout

How will the looming lockout impact the industry?

Meet the ‘New Breed’ in 2011 Donruss Elite Football

A slideshow of New Breed inserts in 2011 Donruss Elite football by Panini America