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Upper Deck Covers the Gamut with 2008 UD Spectrum Baseball
Trading card giant’s latest Baseball release also includes “Spectrum of Stars” celebrity autograph cards!
Always trying to build a better mousetrap to one-up the competition, the Upper Deck Company seems to have done it once again with its latest baseball trading card release: 2008 MLB UD Spectrum. Not only does the extensive set include memorabilia and autograph cards of Major League Baseball’s biggest names, but it features “Spectrum of Stars” celebrity autograph cards of legendary rockers, as well as famous actors from over the years! What’s more, this year’s MLB UD Spectrum More >
Recent moves reignite interest in Basketball trading cards
Pau Gasol a Laker? Shaquille O’Neal with the Suns? Shawn Marion to be Dwyane Wade’s new wingman? Recent NBA trades have fans and collectors buzzing about the second half of an already exciting season. That excitement can be felt in the recent release of 2007-2008 Fleer Basketball.
Hobby packs are where collectors will find the most excitement with each box yielding an average of four game-used memorabilia or autograph cards. Additionally, collectors can find a rookie card in every pack. Rare Fleer buy-back cards have also been inserted to give collectors the opportunity More >
New Autograph “Number Marks” Cards Debut in 2007/2008 SP Game-Used Hockey
More hot boxes added to fall 1:3 boxes, loaded with rookie or low numbered autograph memorabilia cards
On the heels of one of the most exciting NHL All-Star games in recent history, Upper Deck launched its 2007/2008 SP Game-Used Hockey release designed to keep collectors seeing stars with the inclusion of autographed “Number Marks” cards. The content has been increased to the point where now every third box will be filled with additional rookies or low-numbered items. The product, which released last week, has already been deemed a hit by More >
While all sports have a fan base to follow them, NASCAR not only has the fan support, but for most of us, it’s a way of life. The only time other sports see a fanatical gathering of fans is when the playoffs start. How many times during regular season does one actually see fans get as fanatical of their sport as NASCAR does? Every race in NASCAR is like a playoff for the fans. They plan their vacations, their finances, and their overall schedule by it. So for most, it’s not just a sport, it’s a way of life.
If More >
By: 24_JGordonFan_24 (written in 2006)
It was 1994 and just another average Sunday at our house. Flipping through the channels on TV, she came upon a NASCAR race once again. “Oh great,” she thought with a sigh, “anything but this.” Many times she’d come across these races, annoyed that they were taking the place of any other show that could be on. “Just cars going in circles, what fun is that?” she’d think. But, as she’d soon find out, today would turn out to be quite different….
A brightly colored car with a number 24 on the side caught her eye. Well, More >
This season’s launch includes autographed ‘Flashback Fabric’ cards of Gordie Howe, Wayne Gretzky and Mario Lemieux
The Upper Deck Company proudly announces the release of its latest-and-greatest edition of SPx Hockey trading cards. Always striving to provide the most sought-after NHL content per pack (autographs, rookie cards and rookie jersey cards), Upper Deck’s 2007-08 SPx Hockey launch delivers like a Sidney Crosby slap shot!
With the current NHL season in full force, top rookies are rising to the surface and showing their true mettle. Freshmen like Patrick Kane and Jonathan Toews (Chicago); Carey Price (Montreal); Sam Gagner (Edmonton); Jiri Tlusty (Toronto); and More >