1992-93 Fleer Ultra hockey was the first Ultra line release in hockey. This was Fleer’s answer to the dominate Stadium Club and Upper Deck sets. Fleer Ultra had done a great job introducing insert cards that were distinct from the base set. [Read more…]
1990 Donruss was the epitome of junk wax; It was incredibly over produced. The mysterious Aqueous Test issue cards are some of the rarest cards from the early 1990’s. Is it not ironic that one of the most mass produced cards of the early 1990’s has some of the rarest cards of the era?
Some sport card collectors are willing to pay big money for rookie prospects who have yet to play a big league game. It doesn’t always work out, but this helps the hobby live.
With the 2015 NFL Draft now in the past. The hype is building around the two top college prospects; Jameis Winston and Marcus Mariota. Even though neither of these two have stepped on the professional field, collectors are already paying good money for what little card companies have provided.
Paul Molitor is officially the coach of the Minnesota Twins so I decided to write up a small guide on collecting Paul Molitor. The 2004 Hall of Fame inductee grew up in St. Paul, Minnesota and played for the University of Minnesota before being drafted by the Milwaukee Brewers in 1978. He is replacing Ron Gardenhire who spent the last 12 years managing the Twins before parting ways. [Read more…]
Today is the release of 2014 Topps Chrome Football. I made my way over to Target to pick up a blaster box. This is my first Topps Chrome product purchase in a few years. Each blaster box contains seven packs and each pack contains four cards. Blasters purchased at Target receive an exclusive pack of four purple refractors for a total of 32 cards. [Read more…]