Finest Case Break

August 31st, 2011

This break comes from my very good customer Will in Kansas.  Most of the cards from his case will be on eBay under the name willcvincent. Here are some of his better hits from the case:        Related posts: Live Case Break of 2011 Topps Marquee Coming- ALL TEAMS AVAILABLE ON EBAY! Topps Marquee Case Break [...]

Panini adds Woodson & Polamalu!

August 31st, 2011

Panini America Lands Woodson, Polamalu! * Company to deliver first Charles Woodson autos since 1998, first Polamalu autos since 2003 * Autos to appear in 2011 Absolute Memorabilia, 2011 Crown Royale, 2011 Certified and more * Average value of existing certified autograph trading cards is a staggering $350 Nine years. That’s how long Joe White [...]

2 Box Preview of 2011 Topps Finest & Product Review

August 31st, 2011

Here are the results from 2 boxes of 2011 Topps Finest. First box yielded a Daniel Thomas 4-color Patch Autograph Refractor #ed 70/99 & an Austin Pettis Autograph Jersey #ed 534/589.    In addition to the hit cards, there were some pretty cool parallels and inserts.  Here are a few of them:    The Gabbert [...]

2011 NFL Football Rookies: A week to week stats roundup; resource for what cards to buy

August 31st, 2011

THESE ARENT THE TOP 10, BUT RATHER 10 IN-DEPTH LOOKS.  WE ARE GOING TO BE MAKING THIS FEATURE EASIER TO READ IN THE NEAR FUTURE! 2011 NFL Rookies – How are they doing? 1) Kendall Hunter- SF 49ers I ran across this from sfgate.com and loved it: FIRST QUARTER 1-10-OAK 38: Hunter up the middle [...]

Part 1 of 5- Product Preview w/ Checklist Analysis- 2011 Bowman Chrome Baseball

August 30th, 2011

Atlanta Sports Cards Product Preview- 2011 Bowman Chrome Baseball By Jamie Kennedy   When you think about past Bowman Chrome releases, as long as you leave out last year’s, you should have fond memories.  In 2001 the Albert Pujols “card of the past 2 decades was released.”  In 2002, the on-card Chrome autograph rookies solidified [...]

6 Case Break of 2008 Donruss Celebrity Cuts

August 29th, 2011

I had a customer bust 6 cases of the 2008 Donruss Celebrity Cuts.  Although it’s an older product, it is a REALLY fun break.  There are some really cool cards in there.  I also think it’s a pretty fair break and hard to get killed on.  I’m just guessing, but I think some of the [...]

State of the Hobby Address: New Releases About to Hit Shelves. Can the hobby be jumpstarted if excitement builds for a product? We examine upcoming releases and more…

August 28th, 2011

Atlanta Sports Cards Presents: “The State of the Hobby Address, Sunday August 28th, 2011″ ASC.com is the only retail site where not only can you get whatever wax you could want, and sometimes incredible memoribila, and also be treated like you’re the most important customer in the world, and at the same time, know that [...]

Topps Prime 9 / Week 6…Hammerin’ Hank

August 26th, 2011

TOPPS ANNOUNCES CARD # 6 OF PRIME 9 HOBBY STORE PROMOTION The PRIME 9 subject redeemable for week 6 (Redemption card # 6) is the one and only Hammerin’ Hank Aaron!  On a weekly basis, there will be a designated “Prime 9 Player of the Week”.  Collectors holding the corresponding Prime 9 Redemption card for [...]

Topps Chrome Adds Eric Hosmer Autographs

August 26th, 2011

HOSMER ADDED TO TOPPS CHROME AUTOGRAPH LIST Topps announces it has made a very nice addition to its list of autograph signers for 2011 Topps Chrome Baseball….super rookie and future star Eric Hosmer. Topps Chrome, releasing on September 7th, guarantees 2 on-card Autographed Rookie Cards in every hobby box. In addition, Hosmer will have autographed [...]

Atlanta Sports Cards presents: **Brand New** Weekly Hobby Hot Sheet- Top 20 Cards

August 25th, 2011

Written By James Kennedy, ASC Blog Writer August 26, 2011 1. 2011 Upper Deck Football Ryan Mallett Auto Mallett rises $30 from $60 to $90 based on his stellar QB play for the Patriots.  I don’t even like to think about it, but if Brady goes down with an injury (eeek!), we have a Navy SEAL [...]