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Topps Chrome Football Set for Release Next Week

Money Manziel 2014 Topps Chrome Football

2014 Topps Chrome Football won’t stray too far from the formula but the company’s 1963 design gets some love this year and there will be some patch action.

More Vintage Unopened, Lefty Grove Items at Collect Auctions

Unopened 1978 Topps cello case football

1970s and 80s unopened sports card boxes and cases, autographed sets and partial sets and some items from Hall of Famer Lefty Grove are up for bid now.

Say Hey: The Best Willie Mays Cards to Own

Willie Mays PSA 9 1954 Topps

From the earliest to the best-looking to the ones with historic synergy, a look at the best original Willie Mays cards.

Oscar Taveras Cards, Autographs Still Slated for 2014 Topps Heritage High Number Set

Topps Heritage High Numbers 2014

The baseball card update set will return in late October with 100 Topps Heritage high numbers and an autograph packed into each box.

2014 Topps Supreme Baseball Review/Box Break

Topps Supreme Hobby Box 2014

With two cards per pack, it’s a roll of the dice. Rich Klein says price point plays a role in this one.

Vintage Set Break of the Month: 1941 Play Ball

Play Ball stars 1941

The second edition features a set loaded with Hall of Famers.

Topps Teases Tier One

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2015 Topps Tier One Baseball will mark the fifth anniversary of the higher end release that offers nothing but autographs and relic cards in each pack.

Most Popular Baseball Card Sets to Collect, 1950-1999

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Analyzing the post-War sets to which average collectors seem to gravitate. At least one may surprise you.

Cheap Basketball Card Sets Past and Present

1996-97 Upper Deck Black Diamond Michael Jordan

Love hoops? Not hung up on autographs and relics? We’ve got some sets for the true collector and some reasons for collecting them.

1964 Topps Football Set Marked Big Change

Lance Alworth autographed 1964 Topps

Fifty years ago, the NFL license switched hands but the 1964 Topps football set helped put the AFL on the map.

Baseball Cards of Golden Era Hall of Fame Nominees

Gil Hodges 1955 Topps

Some long retired players get another chance for Hall of Fame election next month. Rich Klein takes a look at some of their best cards.

Best Vintage Roger Maris Cards

Roger Maris 1962 Topps

He’s not in the Hall of Fame but the collecting world treats him that way. So what are the best Roger Maris cards? Those that capture his place in history?

Collectors’ Choice: Most Popular Baseball Card Sets, 1900-1949

vintage baseball cards

Collect what you like, but here are some of what many consider the most popular baseball card sets made in the first half of the 20th century.

Name Game: Antetokounmpo Basketball Cards the Next Big Thing?

Hoops Giannis rookie card

Even if you can’t pronounce his name, you should probably pay attention to Giannis Antetokounmpo basketball cards. The Greek Freak is the real deal.

Best Football Cards of the 60s Include Champions, Tragedy

Bart Starr 1967 Philadelphia Gum

From Hall of Famers to tragic stories of lives cut short, a look at 10 of the best football cards of the 60s.

Topps Valor Box Break

Aaron Rodgers 2014 Topps Valor base

After a year off, Topps Valor returns for 2014. Rich Klein breaks into a box and pulls three newsmakers–which isn’t necessarily a good thing.

2013-14 Exquisite Basketball Marks 10th Anniversary

LeBron James high school patch card 2013-14 Upper Deck Exquisite

Due to release Wednesday, 2013-14 Upper Deck Exquisite Basketball marks an anniversary with some throwbacks to the first issue.

15 Most Valuable Baseball Cards of the 50s

Mickey Mantle 1952 Topps no case

It’s probably the most popular decade for collectors. A list of the most valuable high grade baseball cards of the 50s includes a mix of data.

Best Football Rookie Cards of the 80s

1981 Topps Joe Montana

The best football cards of the 80s include many that are easy to find, but potentially pricey considering their status as ultra-popular high-grade rookie cards.

2014-15 Upper Deck Series 1 Hockey Checklist Released

Upper Deck 2014-15 Series One Hockey

2014-15 Upper Deck Hockey is set for release with a new season of Young Guns and some new inserts. We’ve got a preview, checklist as well as links to pre-sales.