The 1970 Topps Supers baseball cards were a little unusual but even today, they’re a fun and inexpensive set to collect.
Modern Sports Card News
Again packing 700 cards with some exclusive cello packs, the 2016 Topps Factory sets return next week.
Topps Knockout 16 brings the company’s digital trading card app to UFC, just ahead of the arrival of its on-demand NOW physical trading cards.
As prices rise, fake Steph Curry Topps rookie cards are starting to rear their ugly heads. Beckett Grader Andy Broome tells us how to spot one.
Sports Memorabilia News
His jersey was sold and sent on rotating museum display and now the NYPD helmet Mike Piazza wore in the wake of 9/11 will be going on the auction block with part of the buyer’s premium going to charity.
Around the Hobby
A collecting pioneer passes; some huge money tossed around for Rose and Clemente rookie cards and a trip to the Roger Maris family fundraiser in North Dakota.
Hall of Famer Jerry West, at 78 still an NBA executive, has donated some of his memorabilia collection to West Virginia University.
What’s Hot in the Shop
Thinking about buying Topps 2…or wondering if your box was better or worse than someone else’s? Watch Mike’s break and get some commentary on the annual release.
A look at the different kinds of early “card photographs”, including how to judge their age by the type and style of cardboard backing.