View RSS Feed

All Blog Entries

  1. Omar Jacobs Havelist

    Given the low stature of Omar Jacobs in the football world now and frankly when he was drafted too, I have to think this one of the more complete collections of his stuff despite it being just 41 percent of all cards. I know it's not the largest, but I'd guess it's in the top 10. Additionally, Jacobs stuff is very hard to come by. For those that don't know, I am graduate of BGSU, which is Jacobs' alma mater.

    There is one catch with Jacobs cards though. Of the 591, almost half are ...

    Updated 09-09-2011 at 05:18 PM by aharner55

    Categories
    Uncategorized
  2. When is a rivalry not?

    The memory is still fresh in the minds of hockey fans in upstate New York one year later.

    During the 2008 Calder Cup Playoffs, the Albany River Rats and Philadelphia Phantoms engaged in a dramatic 7-game series, which Philadelphia won 4-3. Little did anyone know at the time that this would actually be a portent of things to come.

    Earlier this season, it was announced that the Phantoms' long-time home, the Wachovia Spectrum, formerly home to the parent Flyers of the ...
    Categories
    Uncategorized
  3. Card show (Moeller High School Ohio, Cincinnati 4/24 - 4/26)

    The largest and longest running show in Ohio did not leave card collectors disappointed but happy they came out to the Moeller high school show in Cincinnati.

    I had a chance to sit down with show promoter Steve Schell and talk about the show. Mr. Schell and associates Adam Knight and Gary Nunn see that the show they have been promoting for the last 7 years go off without a hitch. Dealers from all over the United States, and even Canada, come to this Cincinnati mainstay to sell ...
    Categories
    Uncategorized
  4. Card show (West Virgina, Barboursville 4/17 - 4/19)

    Another mall show has come and gone, with a great turnout on Friday and Saturday despite the excellent weather. Twelve dealers in all set up at this high traffic, tri-state mall show. There There were cards, of course, comics, t-shirts, autographed memorabilia and some toys to be had at this three day venue.

    There were enough tables to go around for everyone, as well as table covers to keep your boxes and other ...
    Categories
    Uncategorized
  5. Cardshow (Lexington, Kentucky National Guard Armory 3/28 and 3/29)

    Well I went to the show today and met a few people as usual from the site.

    htwheelz01 (Jim)
    Tyude2 (Ryan)
    Lolbubba (Loyall)
    new8403 (Eric)
    and a few others

    Every one but Loyall and I busted some boxes. As Ryan videotaped the following with me for the SCF Youtube channel. He had some great hits and even his bad break wasn't that bad. I will let you see the one major MOJO for yourself:

    UD 2007 Baseball Sweet Spot Classics: ...
    Categories
    Uncategorized