Modern Sports Card News


Sports card product previews, release dates, reviews and news about post-1980s trading cards.

2015-16 O-Pee-Chee Platinum Preview

Due out this week, 2015-16 OPC Platinum Hockey has no shortage of parallels to chase.

2016 Topps Bunt Combines Digital And Traditional Collecting

Topps will push out a physical version of its Topps Bunt product, no doubt hoping to entice more traditional collectors to try the digital side.

2016 Bowman Baseball Arrives: Prospects, Rookies And Parallels

Rookies and prospects are its bread and butter but some new features will spice up 2016 Bowman Baseball as it arrives Wednesday. A preview, checklist and more are inside.

Topps Five Star Baseball Due for Fall Release

A look ahead to the 2016 version of Topps Five Star Baseball, due out in the latter stages of the pennant races.

2016 Topps Dynasty Baseball Preview

Full-color photos are back on 2016 Topps Dynasty Baseball, with the one card per pack product due for release this fall.

Topps Changes Distribution for 2016 Finest Baseball

Set for release in just four weeks, 2016 Topps Finest Baseball may not be coming to your local shop.

Donruss Elite Football Returns To Panini Lineup

After a year’s absence, Panini America is bringing Elite football back this summer.

VIDEO: Gypsy Queen 2016 MLB Box Break

Mike’s ripping into a box of 2016 Topps Gypsy Queen baseball, with 24 packs per box and four hits amid the retro stylings of this annual release.

2016 Topps Archives Signature Series Preview

2016 Topps Archives Signature Series will mark a return of the one signed buyback card per pack product; all featuring retired stars.

Bryant Puts Own Imprint on New Boxed Set

The new Kobe Bryant HeroVillain boxed set includes commentary from the retiring star on his role as a good–and bad– guy.

Don’t Ignore Market for Older Inserts

Gone but not forgotten, some stars from the 1980s and 90s have a small but avid following that can make for surprising sales of insert and autographs.

2016 Topps Museum Baseball Info, Checklist

2016 Topps Museum Baseball promises on card autographs and four hits per box. A comprehensive look at what you’ll find and a complete checklist.

Trevor Story Cards Bring Coverage, Auction Action

Interest in Trevor Story cards is a mile high. Local media swarm a Denver area shop as the young shortstop’s cards gather steam.

2016 Topps High Tek Not For Faint Of Heart

Back for a third campaign, 2016 Topps High Tek Baseball rolls out later this year.

90s Themed 2015-16 Fleer Showcase Hockey Returns

Those old school names offer the assist on 2015-16 Fleer Showcase Hockey from Upper Deck.

Heritage High Number Baseball Returns in September

2016 Topps Heritage High Number baseball returns later this year as an extension of the recently-released flagship brand.

2016 Diamond Kings Baseball to Return April 6

From Stan Coveleski to Lorenzo Cain, 2016 Diamond Kings Baseball draws content from across the decades.

2016 Bowman Chrome to Offer Hobby, Vending Box Options

2016 Bowman Chrome Baseball will offer a couple of different box buying options for collectors.

Walmart, Topps Team Up for New Baseball Card Promotion

Topps has produced a 50-card set of baseball cards as a promotion through Walmart’s Marketside Pizza label. Info and a checklist are inside.

2016 Topps Heritage Box Break

A popular staple on the Topps card calendar returns. Mike dives into a box and offers some commentary on 2016 Heritage Baseball.