Topps 60th Anniversary & Late Show w/ David Letterman

February 22nd, 2011

TOPPS SPOKESMAN HANK AARON TO APPEAR ON LETTERMAN WEDNESDAY NIGHT As part of its 60th Anniversary launch, the legendary Hank Aaron and Frank “Big Hurt” Thomas will be Topps pitchmen this week. The nationwide media tour will start tomorrow and will be highlighted by Aaron as a guest on The Late Show with David Letterman. [...]

2010 Topps Five Star Preview

February 22nd, 2011

So, 2010 Topps Five Star comes out tomorrow.  There are some cards on eBay already.  The stuff looks pretty freaking awesome.  Everything is signed on card.  You get a lot of stuff for the price.  And every card in the product is #ed to 100 or less.  Every pack has a fold-out autograph patch, an [...]

Topps Series 1 Baseball…It Sparkles!

February 18th, 2011

TOPPS REVEALS DIAMOND SAPRKLE VARIATIONS The Diamond Anniversary of Topps Baseball is off to a feverish start and collectors are uncovering rare Diamond Sparkle Variation cards in 2011 Topps Baseball Series 1. (image attached) Following is the list of 60 players who have a “sparkle” on a few of their cards. 1 Ryan Braun 3 [...]

NBA All-Star Weekend Preview and Picks

February 17th, 2011

I must say that I am more excited about this NBA All-Star weekend than I have been in quite some time.  It’s a combination of things, but it really boils down to the fact that there is TONS of talent in the NBA right now.  And it ranges from guys who have been around a [...]

2010 Contenders FB Preview

February 14th, 2011

I saw 2 boxes of this opened.  It is a very nice product.  It is over delivering for sure.  Both of the boxes I saw had 6 autographs in them.  The boxes only guarantee 4 autographs.  The first box didn’t have any great autographs in it, but the second box was pretty awesome.  It had [...]

2011 Ace Authentic AceEX Info Released

February 8th, 2011

Ace Authentic’s new product has finally been announced.  You can click here to see all the details.  I always look forward to their products.  This card product looks AWESOME!  Thick card stock, fold-out cards, great checklist.  It should be great.  Here are some examples of cards that have sold from them in the past on [...]

Blake Griffin in person

February 6th, 2011

I was fortunate enough to go to the Hawks/Clippers game on Friday.  I had amazing seats and have never experienced anything quite like it before.  Unfortunately, I forgot to bring a camera so all I had was my phone.  The pictures aren’t great, but they are better than nothing. Blake is something to see in [...]

Super Bowl Preview and Pick

February 4th, 2011

The Super Bowl is finally upon us.  I know the Pro Bowl was last weekend, but I don’t pay much attention to that honestly.  It seems like it’s been forever since I had a meaningful football game to watch.  Honestly, I am not as interested in the Super Bowl this year.  Maybe because I’m not [...]

2011 UFC Knockout is a Knockout

February 3rd, 2011

2011 UFC Knockout released this week and it looks awesome . Click the above box to take you to the product page.  I wanted to show you all some of the cards as they are pretty awesome looking.  As usual, you can click on the items and it will take you to them on eBay. [...]

Topps to become major sponsor of The Industry Summit

February 1st, 2011

LAS VEGAS – The Topps Company, Inc., the exclusive producer of Major League Baseball trading cards, has agreed to become a major sponsor of The Industry Summit, the leading trade event for sports and entertainment collectible leaders. Under the agreement, Topps will host a new and exciting Topps Retailing for Success Seminar hosted by Alan Narz [...]