Go GTS Live, January 6, 2022 – Fanatics-Topps Deal, Box Breaks & More – Join hosts Ivan Lovegren of Watch the Breaks and Rob Bertrand, former host of Cardboard Connection Radio, for a fun-filled two hours of the best trading card and memorabilia news and talk.
The guys started this week’s show with the weekly #GoGTSLiveQoftheWeekPoll and the results were mixed!
#GoGTSLiveQoftheWeekPoll: #TheHobby market saw record prices for individual card sales in 2021. In 2022 this price trend will . . .
— Go GTS Live (@GoGTSLive) January 6, 2022
As always, there was a lot of news making headlines in #TheHobby this week. However, the BIG NEWS was Fanatics’ acquisition of Topps. During the show, the guys featured a video of Industry Insiders, which included GTS Director of Business Development Karvin Cheung and owner Lloyd Kee, discussing the Fanatics-Topps deal. Check it out!
The guys also featured great hobby products during the box breaks segment and listeners had a chance to win the hits out of the following boxes:
- 2021-2022 Upper Deck MVP NHL Hockey
- 2021 Topps Heritage WWE
- 2021 Topps Baseball Japan Edition
- 2021 Topps Allen & Ginter Chrome
As a special bonus, the guys had two additional giveaways for the listeners from BCW and TRISTAR. Each week, LIVE VIEWERS have a chance to WIN FREE CARDS from our breaks, but the only way to #WinWithGTS is to WATCH LIVE!!
In addition to the Fanatics-Topps video segment with Industry Insiders, the guys also ran a segment on the revival of Wild Card Trading Cards featuring the founder, Daniel Atkins.
As always, Rob and Ivan took a look at the new product releases this week during the 🔥 Hot in the Shop 🔥 segment.
The guys also remembered those we lost during 2021 in a special RIP cardboard tribute of notable personalities previously immortalized on cardboard. You’ll want to watch this segment!
With the calendar turned to 2022, Rob announced two New Year, New Happenings for Go GTS. For fans of the show, great news! You can now purchase Go GTS Live swag from our Swag Shack – 50% of the proceeds will be donated to our great friends at Signatures for Soldiers and their amazing fundraising efforts. Click here to learn more about their efforts.
All of this and much more! Join us LIVE Thursday nights at 9pm EST on Twitch.tv/GoGTSLive where we always GIVE AWAY the big hits from our breaks!
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Go GTS Live, January 6, 2022 – Fanatics-Topps Deal, Box Breaks & More
GTS Distribution is proud to introduce The Hobby’s first LIVE web show dedicated to the sports and entertainment collectibles. Inspired by the quality content of the Cardboard Connection Radio Show, that stopped airing late in 2014, this interactive, video talk show will serve as the go-to resource for hobby related information. Viewers will be treated to the latest product information, news, trends and guest interviews. This web show will be the perfect platform to not only discuss the hobby and products, but also to see the latest offerings from each manufacturer. The show promises to be a positive, entertaining, informative and constructive resource for The Hobby.