What an amazing time of year to be a sports fan and collector. Nearly a month of the new MLB season is already concluded and moments and milestones are happening on a seemingly daily basis. The NBA and NHL post-season continues to march towards championship glory. Several rookie players, in both leagues, are making a name for themselves. Do you know who they are and what products their cards can be found in?
Tennis, golf, auto racing, extreme sports, you name it and its happening. Oh and let’s not forget the 2015 NFL Draft happening later this week. Teams will be looking to make acquisitions that will have an immediate impact on their team. Are you stocked up on products containing these player’s early autographs? Here is a look at what will be Hot in the Shop – New Product Talk Releasing the Week of 4/27/2015.
2015 Bowman Baseball (4/29/2015) – With a renewed focus on the prospects that includes 40 additional up-and-comers, 2015 Bowman Baseball is bringing its A-Game in 2015. Each Hobby Box features (1) Autograph Card, (1) NEW Rookie Recollection Insert Card and (1) premium foilboard parallel card. Delivering Chrome Autographs, Colorful Parallels, a bunch of NEW inserts and Hobby Only content, 2015 Bowman Baseball is a must-have.
2015 Donruss Diamond Kings Baseball (4/29/2015) – delivers (2) Autographs or Memorabilia Cards and (2) Framed Parallels in Every Box! For the first time in 10 years, Babe Ruth returns to Panini baseball! Look for Cut Autographs of Warren Spahn, Richie Ashburn, Lou Boudreau, Larry Doby, Harmon Killebrew and Stan Musial. Timeline Materials will showcase unique player combinations and Dual Memorabilia!
2015 Leaf Pop Century 11 x 14 Photograph Edition (5/1/2015) – expands on the success of last year’s signed 11×14 edition by offering an even stronger checklist – including wildly popular Cast Signed Pieces! Exceedingly rare vs. their 8×10 counterparts, this release is chock full of 11×14 Signed Photographs of pop culture’s biggest & brightest in all fields!
2015 Garbage Pail Kids Micro Comic Fun Packs (4/29/2015) – Get ready to get gross! Each Garbage Pail Kids Micro Comic Fun Pack comes with 24 pages of Garbage Pail Kids comics and extras! Inside each pack you’ll find a collection of GPK stories as well as classic card images and comics. Also included in each pack is 1 of 8 exclusive sticker cards to add to your GPK collection, collectible posters, and pop-out standees featuring classic GPK characters!
2015 Topps Star Wars Illustrated The Empire Strikes Back (4/29/2015) – delivers (2) “Hits” in Every Box – from the following: Panorama Sketch Cards, Sketch Card, Film Cell Relic, Sketchagraph, Printing Plate & Artist Autographs. Also, Every Pack includes (1) Insert Card (at least).
Sons of Anarchy Seasons 4 &5 Trading Cards (4/29/2015) – Relive all the drama and excitement from the 4th and 5th seasons of the powerhouse FX series Sons of Anarchy with new trading cards from Cryptozoic! Featuring a (72) Card Base Set, (9) Temporary Tattoos, Replica Patch, Wardrobe Relic and Autograph Cards!
2014-15 In The Game Ultimate Vault Hockey (4/30/2015) – delivers (3) Premium 1-of-1 Cards in Every Box! Each card is stamped as a 1/1 in Ruby, Sapphire or Emerald foil! Look for combination memorabilia cards never seen before! Highlighting the greatest players of All-Time!
2014-15 Leaf/ITG Heroes & Prospects Hockey (5/1/2015) – delivers (5) Autographed and (4) Memorabilia Cards in Every Box! This CHL licensed release features a great selection of the most Elite Draft Prospects for 2015-16 coupled with a fantastic selection of the game’s most celebrated heroes. With Connor McDavid leading the way, Heroes and Prospects is loaded with the very best prospects among the deep 2015 NHL Draft Class. Production has been cut 80% from last year to just 200 Cases!