Trevor Lawrence is the consensus number one pick heading into the 2021 NFL Draft and it will be one of the most sought after chase card when Panini Prizm releases his rookie card.
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Most of the graded cards out in the sports card market will be your typical singles slabbed to keep the piece of cardboard in good condition as well as to increase its value. But there are some that grade whole wax packs of sports cards.
Lamelo Ball might be the frontrunner in the 2021 Rookie of the Year race, but Tyrese Haliburton of the Sacramento Kings is turning heads too.
This post is long overdue especially with the regular NBA season wrapped up.
But the Atlanta Hawks have a bright future with the emergence of Trae Young on the team.
What a 2020 season for Seattle Seahawks wide receiver DK Metcalf as he and his QB Russell Wilson have made a real connection, leading to great success on the field.
With Drew Brees of the New Orleans Saints nearing the end of his career, he should be in the same conversation to be a Hall of Famer as his contemporaries like Tom Brady and Aaron Rodgers.
It hasn’t been since 2002 that the Cleveland Browns made the playoffs, but thanks in part to Nick Chubb and his QB Baker Mayfield, the Browns now have a taste of the post-season.
If you’re on the lookout for some Tiger Woods rookie cards, here’s our favorite 3 to invest in. Already considered the GOAT to many golf enthusiasts, many of his cards will already be at a premium.
With more collectors coming into the game, we thought we’d see which sports cards are on everyone’s Christmas wish list. What is your ultimate top 5?
There will be big expectations for James Wiseman right from the beginning as starting centre of the Golden State Warriors.
Being drafted by the New York Knicks certainly doesn’t hurt Obi Toppin’s profile as he attempts to prove he’s worthy of Rookie of the Year honors in 2021.
A pre-season star for the Los Angeles Lakers with a glowing endorsement from no other than the King Lebron James, Talen Horton-Tucker is turning heads.
As a rookie wide receiver, Chase Claypool of the Pittsburgh Steelers with double digit touchdowns in his first year in the NFL is quite an impressive feat.
New to the familiar and quirky Allen & Ginter Baseball Set is the addition of a chrome finish on the cards.
From the Panini One and One set comes an interesting subset called Timeless Moments, which captures iconic moments in the NBA.
With many collectors returning to the hobby they first left as a child, so is the hope of making a profit in flipping sports cards.
There’s Michael Jordan and there’s Lebron James. But in the conversation of having one of the biggest impacts on the game has to be Kobe Bryant.
To gauge some of the hottest Lebron James Basketball Cards in the market, one useful metric is to see how many watchers there are on a particular eBay item.
With the resurgence of the hobby, there’s no doubt one of the most important sports cards culturally is the 1986 Michael Jordan Fleer Basketball rookie card.
One of the most iconic modern day baseball cards is arguably the Ken Griffey Jr. Upper Deck rookie card. But he has other rookie cards worth taking a look.
The inaugural set of 2019-20 Panini One and One Basketball has some big time hits.
As the number one overall pick in the 2020 NHL Draft, Alexis Lafreniere will have high expectations to perform both for New York Rangers fans… Read More »Alexis Lafreniere and his top 3 rookie cards
While he didn’t go number one in the 2020 NBA Draft, LaMelo Ball still got drafted in the top 3 by the Charlotte Hornets and still has big upside.
Selected first overall in the 2020 NBA Draft, Anthony Edwards will be playing for the Minnesota Timberwolves.
Chris Paul, the veteran point guard, is still in search of a championship ring, but when all is said and done, his career stats should get him into the Hall.
With Minnesota Vikings running back Dalvin Cook on track in 2020 to post career highs and arguably considered the best RB in this pandemic season, it’s no surprise collectors are looking for Cook rookie cards.
This is a question for the super high-end collectors out there who can afford to buy a wrapped wax box of 1986 Fleer Basketball: Do… Read More »Open 1986 Fleer Basketball Wax Box or Hold for Long-term Investment?
While quarterbacks Justin Herbert, Joe Burrow, and Tua Tagovailoa might be getting the majority of the attention when discussing Offensive Rookie of the Year honors, Minnesota Vikings WR Justin Jefferson is beginning to get noticed.
A Texas Tech couple who witnessed the early talents of Patrick Mahomes and invested early in some of his very rare rookie cards is looking to sell their super football card collection listed on eBay for a cool $7.5 million.
A new take on a familiar basketball card set, the 2019-20 Clearly Donruss Basketball cards are printed on see-through acetate material.
Just for fun, here are some of the Lebron James basketball cards currently listed on eBay that King James himself might want to add to his own personal collection.
Can CeeDee Lamb, rookie wide receiver for the Dallas Cowboys, play well enough down the stretch in this 2020-21 season to earn Rookie of the Year honors?
For any die-hard hockey card collector, Wayne Gretzky, aka The Great One, rookie card is a must-have for their personal collection.
In light of the news that Rob Kardashian hit a huge Tom Brady 1/1 Panini Mosaic Choice MVP Nebula Card, there are other Nebula cards that have surfaced.
The Los Angeles Dodgers finally won the World Series after recent multiple appearances in the playoffs thanks in large part to Corey Seager.
Can Justin Herbert of the Los Angeles Chargers keep up his great play in the NFL to capture Offensive Rookie of the Year honors?
Collectors know the value of a good hit can increase significantly if the card is also graded well. The Panini Encased gives the opportunity to find one graded card straight out of the pack.
With the popularity of basketball cards seemingly growing exponentially, the 2019-20 Panini Contenders Draft Basketball set is one that should be pretty popular.
The 2020 Topps Triple Threads Baseball set is back with plenty of hits to collect. Each pack of the high-end baseball card set contains one… Read More »Hits from 2020 Topps Triple Threads Baseball Listed for Sale
Will Denver Broncos quarterback Drew Lock be able to lead the team to a winning season in 2020 and beyond?
So the question is, will Tom Brady’s first-year sports card as a Tampa Bay Buccaneer be worth much?
The Panini Absolute KABOOM inserts are fairly popular in the basketball card set, and now football card collectors can try to collect them too.
Odell Beckham Jr.’s talent on the field is undeniable. But whether he can be consistent and play up to his potential, only time will tell.
One of the more sought after hits in the Panini Opulence Basketball hobby boxes has to be the Patch Autograph Booklet cards.
One basketball card that has seen steady growth over the years is LA Lakers great and Hall of Famer, Magic Johnson.
With the popularity of The Last Dance docu-series on ESPN featuring Michael Jordan, there’s another documentary from the same producers – this time putting the spotlight on UFC and its beginnings.
For those looking to invest in a future Hall of Famer, here are the three Wade rookie cards we like best with links to bid or buy them below.
The all-round play of Miami Heat’s Bam Adebayo has certainly helped the team with a successful 2020 NBA regular season campaign.
Looks like the Buffalo Bills found the quarterback of their future with Josh Allen.
The quirky and popular Allen & Ginter set is back with its mix of baseball stars, past and present, as well as athletes from other sports and non-sport celebrities too.
With the successful inaugural release of the Panini Mosaic Basketball Set, sports card collectors might now turn their attention to the 2020 Panini Mosaic Football Set.
It’s a little weird seeing Cam Newton not quarterbacking the Carolina Panthers, but Newton looked good in his debut with the New England Patriots.
Arguably the best Toronto Raptor to play for the only Canadian NBA team, Kyle Lowry seems to finally be getting the recognition he deserves.
One of the more unique hits put out by Panini America is the limited Kaboom inserts.
Steve Nash is a NBA Hall of Famer, and now he can add NBA coach to his resume, who will be leading the Brooklyn Nets in 2021 with Kyrie Irving and Kevin Durant on the roster.
In the discussion for American League Rookie of the Year in 2020 is Kyle Lewis of the Seattle Mariners.
Jimmy Butler has always had the talent, but as the veteran player gets older (now playing for his fourth NBA team), will he be able to lead a team to a championship?
First, it was the Lebron James rookie card, then it was the Mike Trout Superfractor 1/1 rookie card. Now this week it’s the Giannis Antetokounmpo 1/1 Logoman Autograph Rookie Card up for auction.
Critical to the success of the Denver Nuggets will be the play of the team’s center Nikola Jokic as long as he remains with the team.
Along with Lionel Messi who is amongst the best soccer players of all time to be currently playing, Cristiano Ronaldo should also also be on the conversation.
Once heralded as the player who could possibly take the New York Knicks to the next level, Kristaps Porzingis didn’t get that chance after he was traded to the Dallas Mavericks.
With a deep Denver Nuggets team, Jamal Murray can be easily overlooked. But beginning with Game 1 of the 2020 NBA Bubble Playoffs, he gave a performance as to why that would be a mistake.
Kendrick Nunn of the Miami Heat can be easily overshadowed by the other two up for the NBA Rookie of the Year award in 2020 – ie. Ja Morant and Zion Williamson.
For sneaker heads and sports card collectors, you get the best of both worlds with the Panini Noir Sneaker Spotlight set.
Since the restart of the NBA season within the bubble, TJ Warren has been getting a lot of attention.
It took about two-and-a-half months for the 2020 Topps T206 Series 1 boxes to arrive in the mail.
The shiny new thing on the New Orleans Pelicans is Zion Williamson and he’s been getting all the attention (and rightly so), but collectors should also take a look at teammate Brandon Ingram.
If there’s a relic memorabilia basketball card that collectors covet the most, it has to be any card with the NBA logoman patch.
For those looking for the ultimate limited edition card from this unique set, here are some 1/1 Gold Framed now listed for sale below that were randomly inserted in some of the Topps Project packs.
A young soccer player on the rise is Kylian Mbappe and the hobby world is noticing with some of his rookie cards increasing in value.
It wasn’t that long ago when this incredible Mike Trout 2009 Bowman Chrome Draft superfractor 1/1 sold for $400K.
Now that’s an impressive debut by Bol Bol who put up a double double in his Denver Nuggets debut.
Explain why a card like the iconic Michael Jordan 1986-87 Fleer Rookie Card that isn’t scarce at all can still sell for five-figures?
His 2003-04 Exquisite Collection Autograph Patch Rookie Card (BGS 9.5 Gem Mint) that was recently put up for auction sold for a cool $1.845 million at Goldin Auctions – a new record.
Lionel Messi is arguably the best to play soccer (or football depending on where you’re from) in the world – past and present.
Jayson Tatum might be getting more headlines with the Boston Celtics, but Kemba Walker shouldn’t be overshadowed too much during the 2020 playoff run.
12 wax boxes. 432 packs. That’s what you’ll get in the 1 sealed case of 1986-87 Fleer Basketball, which is up for auction starting July… Read More »Sealed case of 1986-87 Fleer Basketball up for auction, bidding starts at $250K
Some of the early reviews are in for the recently released 2020 Topps T206 Baseball Set (Series 1) and they haven’t been overwhelmingly positive.
With the departure of Kyrie Irving from the Boston Celtics, fans are looking to Jayson Tatum to lead them to post-season success and in the foreseeable future.
Many collectors attribute the success to color parallel sports cards today to the Precious Metal Gems parallel set with its vibrant colors.
If you’re looking for more than the Color Blast hits from the 2019-20 Panini Spectra Basketball Set, this post is for you.
We’re loving these Color Blast inserts in the recently released 2019-20 Panini Spectra Basketball Set.
It’s official. After 22 seasons in the NBA, Vince Carter, aka Vinsanity, is retiring. It wouldn’t be a surprise to see his rookie cards continue to increase in value until he most likely gets inducted into the Hall.
The popular 2019-20 Panini Mosaic has already been released and several big hits are listed for sale on eBay.
If you’re waiting to see who pulled the one-of-one, gold-framed Mike Trout Topps Project 2020 baseball card designed by Ben Baller, the wait is over.
Already widely reported, the Lebron James 2003-2004 Upper Deck Exquisite Rookie Patch autograph card is hitting the auction block Monday, June 22, 2020.
With the 2020 Topps Diamond Icons super high-end baseball card set now released, you can expect to see some major hits.
Everyone is talking about the Zion Williamson logoman autograph card that some are willing to pay big bucks for (one as high as half a million!) with the release of the highly-anticipated Panini National Treasures Basketball set.
We’re giving him a big shout out to Allen Iverson who was incredible in his prime, leading the league in scoring four times and steals three times. Oh and he also led the league in minutes per game five times.
The 2020 Topps Tier One Baseball Set – one of the high end baseball sets that consists of two autographs and one relic card in each pack – is now available for sale.
Michael Porter Jr.’s potential has never been in doubt but whether he could shake off injury concerns has some wondering whether he can reach his full potential in his NBA career.
The Miami Dolphins selected Tua Tagovailoa with its fifth overall pick in the 2020 NFL Draft with high expectations of leading the team to a much improved record than the previous season.
It might feel strange to have the annual Bowman Baseball set released without the MLB season already underway, but the set remains plenty popular.
The Mike Trout 2009 Bowman Draft Chrome Autograph Card Red Refractor numbered to just 5 sold recently for nearly $1 million.
The introduction of the Panini Prizm basketball set in 2012-13 is one of the highly regarded basketball card sets to be produced.
In anticipation of the May 14, 2020 release of the 2020 Topps T206 hobby box (with 10 cards per pack), we wanted to highlight cards in the more recent past inspired by the look of the vintage sports card design.
Here’s another unique project from Topps that involves 20 artists reimagining 20 iconic baseball cards.
While we primarily focus on high-end and/or valuable autograph rookie cards on fivecardguys.com, there are exceptions to that general rule.
Selected first overall in the 2020 NFL Draft, Joe Burrow has high expectations to lead the Cincinnati Bengals where Andy Dalton could not.
With the recent release of the 2020 Topps Transcendent Hall of Fame Edition, some of these ultra high-end hits are already listed for sale on eBay.
If anyone is watching The Last Dance on Netflix, then this collection of SP Authentic Michael Jordan By The Letter patch autograph cards is a little more meaningful.
In a surprising piece of news before the start of the 2020 NFL season, Rob Gronkowski came out of retirement and was traded to the Tampa Bay Buccaneers to be reunited with Tom Brady.
The highly anticipated Michael Jordan documentary titled ‘The Last Dance’ debuts April 19, 2020 and some collectors wonder if it’ll boost the value of some of the marquis players to be featured in the docu-series.
One of the first high-end baseball card sets to come out during the regular baseball season is from Topps Tribute.
While Kobe Bryant will get most of the attention into being inducted into the Basketball Hall of Fame, Kevin Garnett also deserves some of the attention.
Will Aaron Rodgers still be considered one of the best without a Super Bowl ring or is he far removed in the rankings in relation to where Tom Brady sits?
Charles Barkley with his career stats and his likeable on-air personality, his sports cards make for a potentially good investment.
The artistic look of the 2020 Gypsy Queen Baseball set remains consistent with its previous annual releases.
Shai Gilgeous-Alexander might not reach the likes of former Thunder superstars (Kevin Durant, James Harden) but it might not be a bad idea to start tracking his career with some of his rookie cards relatively affordable today (other than some high-end rookie patch autographs).
For baseball card collectors who like a splash of color on their cards with a chance to hit an on-card autograph of a top MLB player or rookie, the 2020 Topps Inception recently released is for you.
Most sports cards are on cardboard or chromium stock. But the 2019-20 Panini Impeccable Basketball boxes also contain some hits made of metal within its Stainless Stars subset.
Heading into the 2020 season, Michael Kopech of the Chicago White Sox is one of the favorites to win American League Rookie of the Year.
From his early days as a dominant pitcher for the Detroit Tigers to a more nuanced and smarter pitcher with the Houston Astros, Justin Verlander is one future hall of famer who should warrant more attention from the hobby.
You would think a printing error on a sports card would decrease its value, but the so-called error card in the hobby can actually be worth many thousands.
Here’s a whopper of a listing on eBay that features a lot of two one-of-one Panini Prizm Select basketball cards of two young NBA superstars – Luka Doncic and Trae Young.
The young ace pitcher who is expected to play a big part in leading the Los Angeles Dodgers to a World Series berth is Walker Buehler.
Okay they’re not full size gold bars you see in bank vaults, but it’s still pretty cool to see 1/2 Troy Ounce of 14k gold embedded in these Panini Impeccable Basketball Cards.
Considered by some to be at the top of the 2020 Rookie of the Year list (along with LA Dodgers Gavin Lux), Luis Robert of the Chicago White Sox is ready to put his five-tool talent on display.
It’s always fun to see the throwback look each year of the baseball cards from the Topps Heritage set, which follows shortly after the release of the Topps Series 1 baseball set.
Nick Bosa, the dynamic defensive end from the San Francisco, certainly made an impression in his rookie season on his way to the Super Bowl game.
As the popularity of basketball grows, so does the interest in basketball cards within the hobby. And for any basketball card collector, the Panini Prizm Basketball Card set is a great place to start.
In each of these 2019 Topps Gold Label baseball cards, there’s a small piece of real gold nugget.
Why choose between having a Zion Williamson or Ja Morant autograph rookie card when you can have both on one basketball card?
At the 2020 NBA All-Star Break, on the list of top 10 scoring leaders, you’ll see all the familiar names.
Another top prospect to look out for in 2020 is Jo Adell of the Los Angeles Angels who will look great alongside Mike Trout and Shohei Ohtani.
One of the key promotions in this 2020 season’s release of the annual Topps Baseball set is the 2020 Topps Celebration of the Decades golden ticket randomly inserted into Series 1 packs.
Love him or hate him on the court, Russell Westbrook’s talent is undeniable and his rookie cards are still a hot commodity.
One of the most anticipated prospect in baseball entering the 2020 season is Wander Franco who is already making waves in the hobby with his highly valued rookie cards.
There are several baseball rookies and prospects expected to lead the way in 2020 and one of the favorites is Gavin Lux of the Los Angeles Dodgers.
To the baseball card collector, the unofficial start of the baseball season is the release date of the Topps Series 1 Baseball set.
While Devin Booker rookie card values have increased, it hasn’t as much compared to other young NBA players like Donovan Mitchell or newcomers like Ja Morant or Zion Williamson.
Some fans and hobbyists would argue this young quarterback is one-of-a-kind, making his 1/1 football cards that much more valuable.
Two young quarterbacks Patrick Mahomes of the Kansas City Chiefs and Jimmy Garoppolo of the San Francisco 49ers have NFL fans excited for Super Bowl LIV.
Is it Michael Jordan and Lebron James? Kobe Bryant and Michael Jordan? Or maybe we go a bit old school and go with Michael Jordan… Read More »Which dual autograph basketball card is the greatest?
In tribute and recognition to Kobe Bryant’s basketball legacy, we’ve selected 10 amazing basketball cards featuring the L.A. Laker great.
In a surreal day Sunday morning (Jan. 26), news started to spread of the death of Kobe Bryant as a result of a helicopter crash.
Bradley Beal is arguably one of the best franchise players to play for the Washington Wizards. Yet the all-star calibre player’s rookie card isn’t as highly valued as his peers playing at the same level.
Rui Hachimura might be overshadowed as a rookie by the hype of Zion Williamson and Ja Morant, but his impressive season in 2019-20 is making his rookie card value trend upwards.
It’s not often you see a sports card up for auction with bids already surpassing $100,000 – but one of Lebron James rookie cards will sell for that much today (Jan. 22).
The 2019-20 Panini Revolution Basketball release sees its usual splash of color and wacky retro background design.
Having your hands on just one of the iconic 1993 SP Foil rookie card of Derek Jeter is great. But how about 50?
It’s no secret the Luka Doncic Panini Prizm rookie cards are a hot commodity – particularly the Silver Prizms.
At the very least, collectors can see what the cards look up close and some of the insert sets included in the packs we open. Without further ado, check out the video below of the three 2019-20 Panini Contenders Value Packs we opened.
The hype on Zion Williamson even before he’s played a single, regular season NBA game has been unreal.
Newly listed this week (Jan. 15) is this amazing superfractor 1/1 autograph card of 2019 rookie stud Fernando Tatis Jr.
As the only rookie running back to be selected in the 2019 NFL Draft, Josh Jacobs of the Los Angeles Raiders has certainly performed well on the field in his rookie year.
For basketball card collectors, the 2019-20 Panini Contenders basketball set is one that’s highly anticipated with its popular Rookie Ticket autograph card subset.
This article here might have been published in 2017 but it seems to be a good gauge of who the best Seattle Seahawks quarterbacks are of all time – and at number one? Russell Wilson of course.
What’s better than an on-card autograph of the top NBA rookies and prospects on a well-designed basketball card? One that also comes with a large relic patch.
Some might argue the 2019 Topps Transcendent Oversized Autograph baseball cards are more like pieces of art.
For the hardcore James Harden collector and fan, this lot of autograph rookie cards is for you.
This is an incredible lot featuring both Luka Doncic and Trae Young Panini Prizm autograph rookie cards for sale on eBay.
Want a chance to win a sealed Hobby Box of 2019/20 Panini Prizm Basketball?
There is still one day left to bid for this Tom Brady 2000 Playoff Contenders Championship Ticket autograph rookie card (BGS 8.5/10), but it’ll cost you a pretty penny.
What a difference a year can make especially with Lamar Jackson of the Baltimore Ravens coming into his own this 2019-20 NFL season.
Gerrit Cole is the new $324 million man (over 9 years) and playing for a big market and historic team like the New York Yankees can be a great thing for his rookie card value.
Ever since Damian Lillard was unanimously selected as the Rookie of the Year in 2012, the Portland Trailblazers star rookie card has increased in value.
It was the last 2019-20 NBA Hoops Blaster Box at our local Walmart so we had to pick it up.
If you’re not in the market for Zion Williamson, then you might be in on another rookie card you’re chasing this season – the Ja Morant 2019-20 Panini Prizm Silver.
With the release of the 2019-20 Panini Prizm Basketball Hobby and Retail boxes, the hits are being listed for sale with one getting much attention – the Zion Williamson Silver Prizm Rookie Card.
After his first few years in the NBA, Andrew Wiggins of the Minnesota Timberwolves didn’t quite play to his potential.
Here’s one of the better relic cards that collectors can find in the 2019 Panini Flawless Baseball set.
Ok, with 2-million plus views on YouTube, you may have already seen this video of a guy who goes by L.A. Beast who bought two packs of 1986 Fleer in hopes of finding the iconic Michael Jordan rookie card.
So the 2019 Topps Transcendent Baseball set has some big time inserts, but our favorite has to be the 1953 superfractor autographed baseball cards.
Hall of Famer pitcher Nolan Ryan rookie cards are one of the more sought after ones to collect from the 1960s.
It’s always fun to daydream. So here’s a scenario to ponder over: If you had the money, would you pay $100,000 (or more) for any of these crazy basketball cards?
Barry Bonds remains one of the more controversial players in Major League Baseball with a big asterisk for many especially during his latter years of playing professionally.
Now a Babe Ruth baseball card for vintage collectors is one of the more sought after sports cards in the hobby.
Miami Heat is off to a great start in 2019 and the play of rookie shooting guard Tyler Herro is one big reason for it.
The 2019 MLB season might be over but the latest high-end baseball card set released recently and there are some big time hits currently available for sale on eBay.
The Ken Griffey Jr. 1989 Upper Deck Rookie Card is considered one of the more iconic baseball rookie cards in the modern era.
For collectors who are into shoes or sneakers and sports cards, the 2019 Panini Immaculate Rookie Soles set is for you.
Luka Doncic is following up his rookie of the year season with an outstanding sophomore season – and his rookie card values are soaring as a result.
With the release of the high-end 2019 Immaculate football card set, there have been some monster hits unveiled.
While usually not as valuable as autograph cards, some of the jumbo patch relic cards from the Immaculate Basketball set has some good value.
Here’s a complete 1927 New York Yankees Murderer’s Row Signed Legendary Cuts Booklet with eight autographs, which include Babe Ruth, Lou Gehrig, Bob Meusel, Earle Combs, Mark Koenig, Tony Lazzeri, Joe Dugan and Pat Collins.
It doesn’t seem to matter which defence Christian McCaffrey is facing any given Sunday because the stud Carolina Panthers running back is going to get his yards one way or the other.
Coby White, the Chicago Bulls point guard, is looking to make an impact in his 2019 rookie season.
This Luka Doncic Panini Contenders Autograph Rookie Card is a beauty.
After winning back-to-back scoring titles, James Harden of the Houston Rockets is vying for a third consecutive title.
Anthony Davis’ move to the LA Lakers to play alongside Lebron James is certainly playing dividends and his rookie cards could as well for basketball card collectors.
There’s already been some monster hits coming out of the high-end 2018-19 Panini Flawless Basketball set released this past week.
Widely regarded as one of the best hitters to play the game, Ty Cobb holds several records to this date including highest career batting average.
The 2019 Topps Dynasty Baseball boxes were released this past week with high-end baseball cards numbered to 10 or less with autographs and patches.
Not surprisingly, many of the hits already listed for sale in the recently released 2019 NBA Hoops set are top rookies like Zion Williamson and RJ Barrett.
The finalists for the MLB Baseball Writers’ Association of America Awards in four categories were announced this past week, which includes the Rookie of the Year and league MVPs for the 2019 season.
In the early 1990s, Shaquille O’Neal dominated the game as a rookie and his rookie cards were highly sought after.
It’s pretty rare to see a 1/1 dual autograph basketball card featuring Zion Williamson and RJ Barrett listed for sale. But it’s more rare to hear the story behind this auction.
Jimmy Garoppolo, quarterback for the San Francisco 49ers, always had the top QB prospect pedigree but he’s really come into his own this 2019 NFL season.
There are more rookie card to collect and plenty of parallel refractors available (some with autographs) in the newly released 2019 Topps Chrome Update Baseball set.
No doubt after winning the World Series at the age of 21 and doing his part, Juan Soto rookie cards have increased in value.
Congratulations to Washington Nationals pitcher Stephen Strasburg for being named the World Series MVP.
Ja Morant may have been drafted number 2 overall, but he’s got a decent shot to win Rookie of the Year this season and to see the value of his rookie cards soar even higher.
We already mentioned our affinity for the Panini Prizm Color Blast football cards, and the basketball cards look just as nice.
For those looking to add a high-end, well-graded Connor McDavid hockey card to their personal collection, there are several up for auction ending today (Oct. 28).
In our humble opinion, the 2019 Panini Prizm Color Blast football cards could be one of the best looking non-auto sports cards on the market.
As the odds-on favorite to win Rookie of the Year heading into the 2019-20 NBA season, Zion Williamson has basketball card collectors seeing green.
For those looking to collect or invest in Kyrie Irving rookie cards, here are his top 3 in our opinion and where to buy / bid online (links provided).
Trae Young of the Atlanta Hawks didn’t waste any time continuing his great play in his sophomore season dropping 38 points in Game 1.
One of the more highly anticipated releases for baseball card collectors is the Topps Triple Threads Baseball hobby boxes.
There are high expectations for RJ Barrett as he starts his NBA career with the New York Knicks as well as from collectors investing in his rookie cards.
On today’s eBay auction block are two amazing dual autograph basketball cards with Michael Jordan’s signature on each card.
Are you a hardcore Aaron Judge fan and baseball card collector?
The gold framed baseball card set is back with one autograph card in each hobby box of 2019 Topps Gold Label Baseball.
What a 2019 season for Juan Soto, the Washington Nationals outfielder who followed up his strong rookie campaign by booking himself to the World Series.
For many baseball card collectors, the Topps Heritage set is one of the favorites to collect.
The 2019 Panini Impeccable Football hobby boxes are one of the early releases in the new NFL season to have premium, high-end cards.
In an effort to showcase the most valuable baseball cards for sale on eBay, we issue the following caveat.
For those looking to invest in vintage baseball cards instead of breaking into cases looking for new autographed cards of current players, here’s one suggestion – Jackie Robinson.
One of the most common questions we get (especially through our Instagram DMs) is, “What’s the value of this baseball card, football card, hockey card, basketball card?”
One of the great things about joining our free Top Five Weekly email newsletter is, of course, the contests we have on a monthly (sometimes bi-monthly) basis!
Each 2019 Topps Clearly Authentic baseball hobby box comes with one pack consisting of one acetate card with on-card autograph.
That’s the great thing about Topps Now sports cards, which capitalizes on those rare and historic moments with autographs of key players doing things in key moments.
Now before we show you the list below of the most valuable basketball cards for sale on eBay, let’s issue the following caveat.
Here’s another monster autograph baseball card featuring a monster player, Aaron Judge of the New York Yankees.
With the recent release of the 2019 Panini Immaculate Collegiate Basketball Card set, the one most collectors will be chasing is the Zion Williamson on-card… Read More »Find your Zion Williamson 2019 Panini Immaculate autograph cards here
For those looking to invest in Daniel Jones rookie cards, here are three of his best (with links to take you to the listings on eBay to bid/buy).
There are plenty of hits being listed from the 2019 Panini National Treasures Baseball boxes since its release this past week.
With the start of the 2019-20 hockey season underway, our Card of the Day features one of the best hockey players today.
Move over Aaron Judge. Pete Alonso is the new rookie home run record holder with 53.
Here are two Patrick Mahomes Gold Vinyl 1/1 football cards.
Here’s another listing that would be appealing for any Golden State Warriors or NBA fan.
Kudos to the collector who was able to collect all the letters of Stephen Curry’s jersey from this 2009 Panini Threads set.
For those into collecting hockey cards – particularly vintage ones – there are several you might be interested in up for auction on eBay all ending today (Sept. 23).
It’s been a great start to the season for sophomore quarterback Lamar Jackson of the Baltimore Ravens.
With the release of the 2019 Bowman Chrome hobby boxes this week, we wanted to highlight some of the biggest hits currently listed on eBay.
For those looking to bid on Michael Jordan rookie cards, there are several available up for auction on eBay, which all end today (Sept. 19).
The batting variation superfractor 1/1 autograph card has surfaced and is listed on eBay.
Gavin Lux was considered an untouchable prospect in any trade negotiations with the Los Angeles Dodgers.
Whenever a modern day iconic baseball card like the Albert Pujols 2001 Bowman Chrome Rookie Autograph card is listed for sale, it deserves special attention.
If you had $30K, which of the following quad autograph basketball card would you go for?
That’s one reason why we send out our free Top Five Weekly email newsletter with auction close dates and links to take you directly to the listing for any of the cards featured every Monday.
In case 1, 2, 3, or 9 autographs on one sports card booklet wasn’t enough, here’s a list we put together of some amazing “deca-autograph” cards currently listed for sale on eBay.
Here’s a cool hit featuring Shohei Ohtani, the Japanese sensation pitching and batting well in the MLB.
Now here’s a lot featuring some amazing cards of Houston Astros All-Star infielder Alex Bregman.
One of the classic vintage baseball cards to collect is the Hank Aaron 1954 Topps rookie card.
For vintage baseball card collectors, the Mickey Mantle rookie card might be the most coveted.
Pete Alonso of the New York Mets just hit his 46th and 47th home runs to regain the MLB lead this season.
Lamar Jackson will have the full 2019 season to prove his prospect pedigree and build upon his rookie season.
To keep the party going, we’re holding another giveaway – this time featuring two commemorative patch baseball cards of Juan Gonzalez and Josh Bell as the regular season winds down.
Here’s a heads up if you’re looking to invest in any of them before they potentially follow up with an amazing sophomore season, increasing their card values further.
It wasn’t that long ago where some considered top prospect RJ Barrett to be the number one overall draft pick.
But one player who could be the sleeper Rookie of the Year candidate is the number 2 overall pick in 2019 – Ja Morant of the Memphis Grizzlies.
These dual autograph cards featuring stud rookies and draft picks from the recently released 2019 Panini Contenders Draft Picks hobby boxes are worth checking out!
Do you like very limited, high-end sets of autograph encased baseball cards that look pretty sharp?
Now here’s some other monster hits listed on eBay below of other top rookies looking to make a big impact right away when the NBA season starts.
Zion Williamson – the autograph basketball card from Panini Contenders Draft Pick that everyone seems to be chasing.
Heading into the 2019-20 season, Saquon Barkley seems to be the consensus number one draft pick in fantasy football leagues everywhere.
The potential and upside is there for Houston Texans quarterback Deshaun Watson.
Here’s an incredible lot of New York Jets quarterback Sam Darnold rookie cards!
There are more than several 1/1 cards, autograph cards, gem mint graded cards, and various color parallel cards of Patrick Mahomes in this one lot listed for $3M.
If you’re looking to kickstart your Ronald Acuna personal baseball card collection with a bang, here’s a lot of six cards up for auction on eBay ending tonight (Aug. 30).
We’ve sailed past 100 subscribers since our recent relaunch of our free email newsletter, so as a thank you, we want to have another giveaway contest!
The 2019-20 NFL season is almost upon us and one quarterback that fans will be looking to for a repeat of his rookie season is Patrick Mahomes of the Kansas City Chiefs.
There are some pretty nice Giannis Antetokounmpo graded rookie cards up for auction on eBay that end tonight (Aug. 29).
One bold prediction is declaring Kyler Murray, the first overall 2019 NFL draft pick of the Arizona Cardinals, as Baker Mayfield 2.0.
Making one of the first big moves of the NBA off season is Anthony Davis when he got traded to the LA Lakers to play alongside Lebron James.
Here’s an amazing card featuring the Los Angeles Angels’ dynamic duo: Mike Trout and Shohei Ohtani.
Basketball card collectors looking for Michael Jordan rookie cards, including the iconic Fleer rookie, are in luck.
Rising star Donovan Mitchell of the Utah Jazz really came into his own in the 2018-19 season.
When you play for a professional New York baseball club and you’re hitting a lot of home runs, you’re going to get noticed.
Arguably one of the best quarterbacks to play the game, Tom Brady of the New England Patriots looks to add to his legacy with the 2019-20 season fast approaching.
There’s a lot of Lebron James rookie cards up for auction on eBay today (Aug. 20) and we have them listed for you below.
Poised to take another big step in his development as one of the most promising point guards in the NBA, De’Aaron Fox is getting noticed too in the hobby.
Out of the 2019 Bowman Sterling baseball card set is this 1/1 superfractor of a Mike Trout autograph card.
It’s not often you’ll see this amazing autographed baseball card listed.
CARD OF THE DAY: 2019 Bowman Sterling Superfractor Vladimir Guerrero and Fernando Tatis dual autograph 1/1
The hits keep coming from the 2019 Bowman Sterling baseball set as we first posted about here.
With the relaunch of our free email newsletter, we at fivecardguys are always looking to add value to our loyal readers!
It’s Friday which means more time to check up on eBay auctions for some monster sports cards ending this weekend.
This iconic Mickey Mantle 1952 Topps baseball card is up for auction, which ends tonight.
CARD OF THE DAY: 2019 Bowman Sterling (Vladimir Guerrero Jr., Fernando Tatis Jr., Eloy Jimenez) Triple Autograph 1/1
This post is about this amazing 2019 Bowman Sterling Red Refractor one-of-one Triple Autograph baseball card featuring all three of these players (Vladimir Guerrero Jr., Fernando Tatis Jr., Eloy Jimenez) on one card.
With the release of 2019 Topps Heritage High Number Baseball Card boxes this week, early hits are now listed on eBay.
The 2019 Bowman Sterling baseball boxes dropped this week and there are some pretty impressive hits already listed on ebay for sale.
There’s another rookie worth paying attention to on the Toronto Blue Jays and that’s Bo Bichette.
Plenty of basketball cards are being listed during the off-season and there are a couple of monster cards up for auction ending today.
We’re at a place where we feel good about introducing our newsletter, Top Five Weekly, by the fivecardguys.
Just a heads up for collectors looking to add a nice Mike Trout baseball card to their personal collection.
It’s a collection of 52 Mike Trout autograph cards including his iconic 2009 Bowman Chrome prospect autograph card.
It’s Friday and for many collectors looking forward to the weekend, here’s a few more reasons to do so.
The person selling this 1/1 Giannis Antetokounmpo Panini Prizm Black Refractor is asking for a lot.
It’s sharp plus it features both a NBA logoman patch with an autograph and they are extremely limited.
While many of these seemed overpriced, it’s hard to put an initial dollar figure on a sports card where there is literally no other card to compare to.
Arguably the best player in the league right now, Mike Trout will bring value to any of his baseball cards especially if they’re autographed.
One of the most iconic baseball players is Babe Ruth and so any of his baseball cards will have great value.
The BGS Black Label is the grade of perfection with 10s across the board.
But this year, the sports card collecting industry took another step into the mainstream with Master Chef Graham Elliot and successful entrepreneur Gary Vaynerchuk attending this year – who are also big fans of the hobby.
And there’s this tweet from PSA that showed two spectacular 1933 Babe Ruth Goudey baseball cards graded at this year’s National Sports Collectors Convention.
One of the great things about going to sports card shows, especially large scale ones like the National Sports Collectors Convention, is that you can find pretty much any player’s cards that would be a great addition to your existing collection.
After finishing this past NBA season with MVP honors, Giannis Antetokounmpo of the Milwaukee Bucks is a must add for any basketball card collector.
The action continued at the National Sports Collectors Convention on Friday with plenty of nice finds by collectors.
It’s not Mike Trout’s Bowman Chrome prospect autograph but his Bowman Sterling autograph rookie card might be the next best thing. And this one that’s… Read More »CARD OF THE DAY: Mike Trout 2009 Bowman Sterling (BGS 10 Black Label)
What’s great about the National Sports Collectors Convention is that there’s something for every collector.
Out of all the Derek Jeter rookie cards, this one is probably the hardest to find in gem mint condition.
Among the hardcore hobbyists at NSCC 2019 in Chicago was Gary Vaynerchuk, a successful entrepreneur and long-time collector himself.
Just in time for the National Sports Collectors Convention in Chicago, the popular 2019 Topps Chrome Baseball boxes were released.
It may not be as iconic as the red-bordered Fleer rookie card of Michael Jordan, but this one is still pretty sweet.
Arguments can be made for both Lebron James and Michael Jordan as the GO