Notes: Upper Deck Signs Robinson, Topps Product Notes, More

One of the NFL’s promising young receivers signs with Upper Deck, two stories on young collectors and updated news on some upcoming Topps products.

Leaf Exclusive with NHL Prospect Jack Eichel Garners Attention

A lucrative, multi-year deal means Jack Eichel autographs will only be in Leaf Trading Cards, leaving them out of NHL licensed products.

Young Cancer Survivor Presented with His Own Baseball Card

Daniel Alexander and his family were honored at the National Sports Collectors Convention. He’s also been “adopted” by the Notre Dame baseball program.

Panini National VIP Set Adds to List

Panini is the latest company to announce goodies for VIP ticket holders at the NSCC in Chicago later this month.

Most Watched 2014-15 Upper Deck Ice Cards and Checklist

A look at the hottest 2014-15 Upper Deck Ice hockey cards on eBay right now along with a checklist for one of the year’s best-looking products.

2014-15 SP Authentic Basketball Set for Release

2014-15 SP Authentic arrives this week with three autographs per box including a chance for Michael Jordan as Upper Deck ushers out its CLC-licensed products.

Upper Deck Renews Autograph Contract with Michael Jordan

NBA license or not, Upper Deck is apparently hanging on to its most valuable hoops asset with news of a renewed autograph partnership with Michael Jordan.

2015 National Hockey Card Days Kick Off Saturday

Upper Deck is again giving away free packs of exclusive cards during 2015 National Hockey Card Days at hobby shops over the next two Saturdays.

2014-15 Upper Deck March Madness Comes With Tournament Contest

A first of its kind, 2014-15 Upper Deck March Madness is all about the NCAA Tournament. A card set, autographs and a tournament contest are part of the mix.

2014 SP Authentic Football Preview and Checklist

Upper Deck’s final football release of 2014 arrives later this week as SP Authentic arrives. A preview and checklist are inside.

Upper Deck Holds On to Notre Dame License; Plans New Products

Panini has wooed a huge list of schools but Notre Dame has renewed its commitment to Upper Deck with a new deal for trading cards in place.

Panini Adds More Schools; Promises College-Specific Products

Panini America has struck a deal with Licensing Resource Group that will lead to college sets and cards of players in their collegiate uniforms.

2013-14 Exquisite Basketball Marks 10th Anniversary

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

2013-14 The Cup Hockey Arrives

Upper Deck’s annual high-end hockey love fest is back. We have 2013-14 The Cup information, a checklist and links to cards, cases and break spots for sale.

Upper Deck to Include Euroleague Basketball Players in 2015 Products

The deal for cards includes autographs and game-used memorabilia, allowing Upper Deck to tap into top European prospects and stars for upcoming card sets.

Upper Deck Offers Prizes for Best ‘Man Cave’

Upper Deck is giving away autographed memorabilia from some big name athletes in its new Ultimate Man Cave contest.

Upper Deck Lands CFL Trading Card Deal

Upper Deck, the Canadian Football League and its players association have agreed on a multi-year trading card deal and it won’t be long until the first set hits store shelves.

Upper Deck Plans 25th Anniversary Promo Set

The set will include autographs, 1/1s and parallels, but it’s not a direct-to-consumer kind of product.

What’s Hot in the Shop: Ultimate Collection NHL Is Living Up To Its Name

Mike says a new hockey card product from Upper Deck is getting all the lovin’ from his customers.

2014 Exquisite Golf Set for Release Next Week

2014 Upper Deck Exquisite Golf will have autographs from Tiger Woods, plus autograph patch cards of Rory McIlroy, Graeme McDowell, Michelle Wie and others.