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Upper Deck’s ‘Find the Reggie’ Launched Chase Card Craze

Reggie Jackson signed 1990 Upper Deck Heroes card Find the Reggi

The 1990 Upper Deck ‘Find the Reggie’ promotion raised the stakes for insert cards but do you remember there were two different versions of the signed card?

NPR: Upper Deck’s Arrival Launched Sea of Changes

1989 Upper Deck packs

National Public Radio puts Upper Deck’s 25th anniversary in historical perspective while visiting a local sports card shop.

eBay Card of the Day: Jackson Bat Card Caused Some Controversy

Have one to sell? Sell it yourself 2001 SP LEGENDARY CUTS SHOELESS JOE JACKSON BAT CARD SP

Thirteen years ago, Upper Deck put Joe Jackson bat slivers on an insert set in 2001 SP Legendary Cuts and MLB wasn’t happy.

Upper Deck Black Diamond Hockey Offers…Diamonds

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Delayed by weather for a couple of days, 2013-14 Upper Deck Black Diamond Hockey cards arrive soon bearing 1/1 pulls of cards with actual diamonds.

Upper Deck to Donate 6,000 Hockey Card Packs to Military Charity

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Upper Deck has donated over 6,000 NHL packs to charity dedicated to helping children of military members enjoy the game of hockey.

Upper Deck Makes Last Minute Switch to Include Hertl’s 4th Goal

Tomas Hertl rookie card Upper Deck Young Guns Canvas

After scoring four goals in a game on Tuesday, Tomas Hertl rookie cards could be a hot commodity and Upper Deck made sure to get a photo from his big night.

Upper Deck Releases Kansas Basketball Set

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Autographed cards from stars like Paul Pierce, Bill Self, Roy Williams, Danny Manning and other popular KU alumni are sprinkled throughout 2013 Upper Deck Kansas Basketball.

Upper Deck Says Lower Print Run on The Cup Hockey

Box 2012-13 Upper Deck The Cup

With a lower print run, 2012-13 Upper Deck The Cup hockey cards return as the sport’s most eagerly anticipated high end product.

Relic Cards Offer Hall of Fame Collecting Niche

Leon Day Leather Bound

Collecting relic cards featuring memorabilia from members of the Baseball Hall of Fame is a quest for one collector. Finding his white whale would be the ultimate.

Upper Deck Looks to Add Authorized Group Breakers

Upper Deck Group Breaker logo

Upper Deck is hoping to turn its authorized sellers into group breakers.

2013 NSCC Promos Hit eBay

Bowman Platinum National Promo set

There was a lot of flipping going on at the National Sports Collectors Convention.  Collectors snapped up their free promo and redemption cards at the show, then made a dash for eBay, where they hoped to turn some of that Chicago-exclusive cardboard into cash. There were near riots over Topps’ 2013 Bowman Platinum NSCC rookie […]

Strong History, Anticipation Precede Latest Chicago-Style National

The National Sports Collectors Convention returns to the Chicago area from July 31 to Aug. 4.

Devin Lamb’s recent move to Chicago opened the door for the culmination of his return to collecting – a chance to attend the biggest show around. Lamb, 27, will be among the masses headed to the Donald E. Stephens Convention Center as it hosts the 34th National Sports Collectors Convention Wednesday through Sunday in suburban […]

Andrew Luck Will Sign for Upper Deck

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Andrew Luck autographs will be inside some upcoming Upper Deck products and be sent to those who pulled ‘trade’ cards from recent issues.

Upper Deck, Hobby React to Death of Richard McWilliam

Upper Deck logo

Social media and blogs were reacting to the death of Upper Deck co-founder Richard McWilliam.

Upper Deck Chairman Richard McWilliam Dies

Richard McWilliam

The man who helped build Upper Deck into a sports memorabilia power more than 20 years ago passed away unexpectedly at his southern California home.

2012-13 Upper Deck Black Diamond Hockey Due Out Despite Ongoing Lockout

Brodeur Black Diamond auto

An annual hockey card favorite hits shelves Tuesday with 2012-13 Upper Deck Black Diamond Hockey. It’s about the only connection to the NHL for locked out fans.

Upper Deck Hockey: Trying to Fill the Void

Upper Deck Series One 2012-13 hockey

The only games on TV are from days gone by but Rich Klein is ripping into a box of 2012-13 Upper Deck Series One hockey.

Upper Deck Dishes Out Packs at Veterans Day Parade, Sends More to Troops

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Upper Deck donated over 8,000 packs to Operation Gratitude and handed out hundreds more packs as company staff marched in the San Diego Veteran’s Day Parade.

A Brief History of Basketball Card Sets

1933 Sport Kings Joe Lapchick "Lopchick"

The NBA has tipped off and a new season of card collecting begins but basketball card history goes back a lot further than the Brooklyn Nets, LeBron and free agent centers.

ePlate Visa, Upper Deck Can Turn Shopping into Exclusive Cards

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Now, this could make holiday shopping a little more fun. Using a new, high tech credit card can send digital sports cards to your phone–and if you shop enough, some exclusive cards from Upper Deck you can hold in your hand.