Hobby News and Notes from the Editor’s Blog

Steve Young

Of redemptions, the return of basketball cards, superstar jerseys and the Industry Summit.

2011-12 SP Authentic Basketball: Upper Deck Tries to Fill the Hoops Card Void

SP Authentic 2011-12 basketball box

No labor contract? No problem for Upper Deck, which has become the basketball card torchbearer this season, even without an NBA license. Pack-busting Juan Martinez evaluates the contents of a newly purchased box.