Future Watch


Future Watch is editorial content exclusive to GTS Distribution. No other distributor or online retailer in the hobby has access to athletes and our roster of editorial content contributors. Future Watch is a weekly series of player profiles with an emphasis on the player’s trading cards and collectibility. All four sports are covered by our team of outside contributors. Their professions include authors, radio hosts, analysts, media producers and more. 

In addition, we have partnered with the Sports Reference family of websites to deliver our content direct to their player profile pages. This allows collectible content to be seen by tens of thousands of mainstream sports fans who may not, yet, be collectors.

Future Watch Baseball Rookie Cards Player Collecting Guides

We focus on the next generation of MLB players that collectors will be chasing from the checklists of such products as Bowman, Bowman Chrome and Bowman Draft, with a particular emphasis on five tool players, power hitters, top positional players and highly touted pitching prospects.

Future Watch Football Rookie Cards Player Collecting Guides

A detailed look at the top NFL draft picks, with a particular emphasis on offensive skill position players and standout defensive talent featured on the checklists of popular football products like Prizm, Contenders and others. Comprehensive stats, analysis and more.

Future Watch Hockey Rookie Cards Player Collecting Guides

A comprehensive look at the incoming class of hockey’s Young Guns featured on the checklists of Upper Deck Series 1 & 2 NHL Hockey Cards by veteran SiriusXM NHL analysis Russ Cohen.

Future Watch Basketball Rookie Cards Player Collecting Guides

The next generation of NBA basketball stars are highlighted with a detailed and ongoing look at their key rookie cards from some of the most popular brands in the Panini product portfolio.

Future Watch Soccer Rookie Cards Player Collecting Guides

The growing popularity of this world-wide sport has had an explosive impact on the soccer card market. Commentator for the Los Angeles Football Club, Dave Denholm, breaks down all the young stars from MLS, the Premier League, UEFA Champions League and more.

Future Watch Racing Rookie Cards Driver Collecting Guides

Motorsports has always had a strong fan following and trading card presence. Now, more than ever, knowing who the up-and-coming drivers are in both NASCAR and F1 can make the difference between picking a winner or never getting out of pit row. Our racing expert Brad Jorgensen knows his stuff.

Future Watch Other Sports Rookie Cards Athlete Collecting Guides

Profiles of athletes and players from other sports including MMA, Tennis and Golf