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A podcast featuring Mike Gioseffi and Jesse Gibson that’s about sports, the Sports card market, and how to make money with this hobby. Who you should be buying and selling - along with the occasional fantasy football advice.

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    NFL Playoff Card Price Updates, Weekly Releases, and Mailbag Questions

    Play Episode Listen Later Jan 18, 2022 80:32

    Mike and Jesse run through some card prices that have changed as a result of the NFL's wild-card weekend (5:07). They then run through some of Mike's pickups for the week (30:36), controversy at the Dallas card show (37:52), and this week's releases (45:08), then answer some mailbag questions (54:53). Hosts: Mike Gioseffi, Jesse Gibson Producer: Ronak Nair Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices

    NFL Playoff Picks, 2021 NBA Rookies, and the Logan Paul Pokemon Controversy

    Play Episode Listen Later Jan 14, 2022 84:13

    Mike and Jesse run through the NFL playoff matchups and share their picks for the games as well as some cards to look out for value-wise (4:36). They then run through the 2021 NBA rookie class and compare their card values to some members of the 2020 class before running through some other NBA news (22:33). They then touch on some new releases and head into mailbag questions (1:00:18). After the mailbag, they react live to the Logan Paul video about his fake Pokemon cards and break down what it means for the hobby (1:13:43). Hosts: Mike Gioseffi, Jesse Gibson Producer: Ronak Nair Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices

    NFL Playoff Buys, SGC Basketball Movement, and Mailbag

    Play Episode Listen Later Jan 10, 2022 73:18

    Mike and Jesse run through some of the key players to watch for card values in the NFL playoffs, Mike shares some details about one of his PC projects, Jesse runs through some news regarding the state of the show, and then Mike breaks down the recent movement in SGC ultra modern basketball prices. The guys then close the show with mailbag questions. Hosts: Mike Gioseffi, Jesse Gibson Producer: Ronak Nair Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices

    Kyrie's Return, Rodgers for MVP, and Mailbag Questions

    Play Episode Listen Later Jan 6, 2022 47:15

    Mike and Jesse follow up on some of the headline topics from last week's pod, including Fanatics buying Topps. They then hit on some NBA topics, including Kyrie Irving returning, and some NFL topics, including Aaron Rodgers being the favorite for MVP. They then close the show with some mailbag questions. Hosts: Mike Gioseffi, Jesse Gibson Producer: Ronak Nair Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices

    Fanatics Buys Topps, 2020 vs. 2021 Product, and Vintage Card Collecting

    Play Episode Listen Later Jan 4, 2022 78:56

    Mike and Jesse discuss the huge news that Fanatics is buying Topps (1:58), the Logan Paul Pokemon card controversy (23:57), a poll on their social media about which recent product is best (39:54), collecting vintage NFL cards (48:53), and then answer mailbag questions (55:33). Hosts: Mike Gioseffi, Jesse Gibson Producer: Ronak Nair Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices

    Sports Cards Nonsense 2021 Year in Review

    Play Episode Listen Later Dec 23, 2021 82:52

    Mike and Jesse spend some time reflecting on the first year of ‘Sports Cards Nonsense' and what they have planned for the upcoming year before taking listener mail for the rest of the show with both positive feedback and constructive criticism for the podcast. Hosts: Mike Gioseffi and Jesse Gibson Producer: Ronak Nair Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices

    NFL and NBA Card News, Steph Curry NFTs, and Mailbag Questions

    Play Episode Listen Later Dec 20, 2021 81:17

    Mike and Jesse run through some of the latest news items from the NFL, including who the frontrunner for MVP should be (3:19), before briefly hitting on some NBA news, including Anthony Davis's injury (16:40). They then take a look at some of the new releases (33:54) before they are joined by David Schwab from Octagon to talk about the latest release of Steph Curry NFTs (45:11). They then close the show with mailbag questions (56:24). Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices

    Best NBA Rookie Cards From the Past 10 Years, Listener Hot Takes, and Mailbag

    Play Episode Listen Later Dec 16, 2021 75:31

    Mike and Jesse open the show by reacting to some hot takes from the sports and sports-card worlds before taking a look at the most valuable NBA rookie cards from every class of the past 10 years. They then go over the latest releases and close the show with mailbag questions. Hosts: Mike Gioseffi, Jesse Gibson Producer: Ronak Nair Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices

    NFL Hot Takes, NFT Card Packs, and Mailbag Questions

    Play Episode Listen Later Dec 13, 2021 87:24

    Mike and Jesse start the show by running through some of Mike's football hot takes related to various players and their card markets as the NFL regular season wraps up (6:32). Then Jesse opens some NFT cards live on the show and the guys recap their time visiting a card shop last week. They then close the show with mailbag questions (55:20). Hosts: Mike Gioseffi and Jesse Gibson Producer: Ronak Nair Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices

    Best NFL QB Buys, Mike's Hall of Fame Voting Rant, and Mailbag Questions

    Play Episode Listen Later Dec 9, 2021 42:00

    Mike and Jesse power through some of Mike's internet issues today to run through the top quarterbacks in each NFL conference and whether these QBs are a good buy in terms of card value (4:23). Then Mike shares his thoughts on baseball Hall of Fame voting and the overall attitude toward MLB players implicated in steroid use before briefly discussing Barry Bonds's card value (18:52). The guys then close the show with mailbag questions (29:21). Hosts: Mike Gioseffi and Jesse Gibson Producer: Ronak Nair Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices

    NFL Non-QB Card Roundup, the Return of the Straight Cash, Homie Segment, and Mailbag

    Play Episode Listen Later Dec 6, 2021 74:21

    Mike and Jesse run through some non-QBs who are good value buys in the card market and Mike shares a few impromptu Straight Cash, Homie picks. Then the guys talk about a big week of new releases in the card world before sharing their pickups from the week. They then close the show with mailbag questions. Hosts: Mike Gioseffi and Jesse Gibson Producer: Ronak Nair Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices

    Bill Simmons Returns With an Announcement, Plus NBA Rookie Card Talk and Mac Jones Card Values

    Play Episode Listen Later Dec 2, 2021 70:22

    Mike and Jesse receive a surprise visit from Bill Simmons, who has an announcement about the future of the podcast. Then Mike shares some breaking news about PSA buying Card Ladder. Next, Mike, Jesse, and Bill run through a number of topics, including the 2020 NBA draft class, the card values of the 2021 draft class, which vintage NBA guys are the best to buy, and then some football talk mainly centered on Mac Jones and the Patriots. Hosts: Mike Gioseffi and Jesse Gibson Guest: Bill Simmons Producer: Ronak Nair Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices

    Why the Card Market Isn't Actually Crashing, NFL and NBA Card News, and Mailbag Questions

    Play Episode Listen Later Nov 29, 2021 88:50

    Mike and Jesse discuss the decrease in card prices and market activity toward the end of the year and explain why they believe the card market isn't crashing and will eventually get back to normal. Next Mike shares a few players he's keeping an eye on card-wise in the NFL and NBA, including Mac Jones and Ja Morant. Then Mike runs through the week's new releases and Jesse shares some NFT news before Mike gets quizzed on some sports cards trivia. They then close the show with mailbag questions. Hosts: Mike Gioseffi and Jesse Gibson Producer: Ronak Nair Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices

    Why LeBron, AD, and Russ Cards Are Dropping in Value, Plus Jason Flynn on Soccer Cards

    Play Episode Listen Later Nov 22, 2021 88:31

    Mike and Jesse start the show by discussing the Los Angeles Lakers' slow start to the season and why the card values of all of their top stars—including LeBron James, Anthony Davis, and Russell Westbrook—all seem to be way down. They talk about what that means for the future values of each player and whether their cards are worth buying now. Next, Mike shares a few NFL card market thoughts after this past week of football. Then Mike steps away as Jesse talks a little a bit about NFTs as well as his recent card pickups before he's joined by Jason Flynn of Soccer Cards United for a special soccer-themed mailbag segment, including questions about the World Cup, MLS rookie cards, the U.S. national team, and more. Hosts: Mike Gioseffi and Jesse Gibson Guest: Jason Flynn Producer: Ronak Nair Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices

    Josh Luber on the Fanatics Deal and His Vision for the Future of the Card Hobby

    Play Episode Listen Later Nov 18, 2021 71:42

    Mike and Jesse are joined by entrepreneur and cofounder of StockX, Josh Luber, who will be leading Fanatics Trading Cards when the massive Fanatics deal goes into effect (0:13). They touch on a number of topics related to the state of the card hobby including Josh's start with StockX and what parallels he sees between sneaker collecting and card collecting, Josh's position at Fanatics and his vision for the company in the early stages, as well as the future of some mainstays in the hobby after the Fanatics deal including hobby shops, card grading, and breakers. Then Mike and Jesse take a few minutes to reflect on some of the things Josh said in the interview and what it means for the industry (58:13). Hosts: Mike Gioseffi and Jesse Gibson Guest: Josh Luber Producer: Ronak Nair Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices

    Why Cam Newton and Mac Jones Cards Are Worth Buying, Plus New Releases and Mailbag

    Play Episode Listen Later Nov 15, 2021 86:44

    Mike and Jesse run through some of the key story lines from this past weekend of NFL games from a card value perspective, including Cam Newton's return, Mac Jones looking great again in a win vs. the Browns, Aaron Rodgers vs. Russell Wilson, and Chase Young's injury (3:48). They then run through some quick news items (28:24) before discussing new releases (39:29). Next, they open up some packs of NFT cards (46:56) before answering mailbag questions (55:10). Hosts: Mike Gioseffi and Jesse Gibson Producer: Ronak Nair Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices

    NBA Hot and Cold, Cam Newton and OBJ Card Values, and Mailbag Questions

    Play Episode Listen Later Nov 12, 2021 87:30

    Mike and Jesse start the show by running through a list of notable NBA players whose card values have significantly risen or dropped in the early weeks of the season and what to expect from these players going forward (4:09). Next they briefly touch on some NFL stories, including the Panthers signing Cam Newton and OBJ heading to the Rams (27:34). Then Jesse revisits Josh Luber's paper on the sports cards industry from last week to make some follow-up points (29:49) and Mike goes into his recent experience breaking cards for his own collection and recounts his favorite products to collect when he was younger (41:10). They then close the show with mailbag questions (56:41). Hosts: Mike Gioseffi and Jesse Gibson Producer: Ronak Nair Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices

    Who Is the NFL MVP So Far? Plus Breaking Down Josh Luber's Thoughts on the Card Hobby

    Play Episode Listen Later Nov 8, 2021 79:23

    Mike and Jesse start the show by discussing Josh Luber's recent lengthy post on the state of the card hobby and his vision for it going forward and what it means for the future once the Fanatics deals go into effect (6:50). Next, Mike and Jesse debate who the current NFL MVP is halfway through the season before briefly touching on the latest developments around the Aaron Rodgers situation (33:19). Then Jesse briefly discusses some new NFT information (41:56), Mike runs through the latest releases (46:34), and they close the show with mailbag questions (56:36). Hosts: Mike Gioseffi and Jesse Gibson Producer: Ronak Nair Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices

    Post–World Series Card Prices, Aaron Rodgers News, NFTs, and Mailbag Questions

    Play Episode Listen Later Nov 4, 2021 75:17

    Mike and Jesse start the show by discussing Aaron Rodgers testing positive for COVID-19 and what this news could mean for his future in the card market as well as the impact it could have on Jordan Love (3:14). They then discuss some baseball stories, including the Braves winning the World Series over the Astros and Buster Posey retiring (11:33). Next they open some Panini basketball card NFTs live during the show (28:59) and break down the various 2020 football products and discuss which ones are the best values (36:40). They close the show with mailbag questions (44:20). Hosts: Mike Gioseffi and Jesse Gibson Producer: Ronak Nair Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices

    Which Backup NFL QBs Are Good Card Buys? Plus NFT News and Mailbag Questions.

    Play Episode Listen Later Nov 1, 2021 68:59

    Mike and Jesse discuss some of the backup quarterbacks around the NFL that exceeded expectations this week and which of them might be worth looking into on the card market (5:25). They then discuss Derrick Henry's injury and it what it means for his market and for the Titans overall (20:36). Next, they go through some news in the world of sports card NFTs (29:19) before answering some mailbag questions (46:58). Hosts: Mike Gioseffi and Jesse Gibson Producer: Ronak Nair Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices

    Is It a Good Idea to Buy Tom Brady Cards? Plus, NBA and MLB Quick Hits and Mailbag.

    Play Episode Listen Later Oct 28, 2021 75:50

    Mike and Jesse quickly run through the World Series so far and which cards they're looking at (5:24) before previewing a few of the best games from this coming week in the NFL (7:28). They then share some good value buys from the NBA (17:05) before Jesse runs through some news from around the card industry (26:49). They close the show with mailbag questions (48:49). Hosts: Mike Gioseffi and Jesse Gibson Producer: Ronak Nair Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices

    Best World Series Cards to Buy, NBA Hot and Cold, NFL News, and Mailbag Questions

    Play Episode Listen Later Oct 25, 2021 72:03

    Mike and Jesse start the show by previewing the upcoming World Series between the Atlanta Braves and the Houston Astros while discussing some players involved in the series who they are interested in from a hobby perspective (6:04). They then run through a list of NBA players who have had notable starts to the season and what that could mean for their values (19:01). They run through a few NFL stories (28:19), discuss some new releases (36:19), and then Mike shares his experience from a card show this weekend (38:41). They then close the show with some mailbag questions (49:07). Hosts: Mike Gioseffi and Jesse Gibson Producer: Ronak Nair Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices

    NBA Opening Day Card Buys, NBA 75 List, and Mailbag Questions

    Play Episode Listen Later Oct 21, 2021 53:57

    Mike and Jesse share some players they're keeping an eye on in the card market after strong performances on the NBA's opening night (3:34) before briefly discussing the upcoming NBA 75 list (19:51). They then touch on some of their recent card buys (22:21) before answering mailbag questions (37:00). Hosts: Mike Gioseffi, Jesse Gibson Producer: Mike Gioseffi Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices

    NFL QB Price Updates, New Card Releases, and Mailbag Questions

    Play Episode Listen Later Oct 18, 2021 75:51

    Mike and Jesse run through some of the games from this past week in the NFL and talk about which prominent QB cards are on the rise in the card market (4:00). They then talk about some of the newest card releases (18:10) before bringing on Justin Bosak to discuss his Flawless one-of-one Joe Burrow, what he plans to do with it, how much Mike thinks it's worth, and when Justin got into collecting (33:00). They then close the show with mailbag questions (49:50). Hosts: Mike Gioseffi, Jesse Gibson Guest: Justin Bosak Producer: Mike Gioseffi Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices

    NBA Sleeper Cards to Watch This Season, Plus NFL Preview and Mailbag Questions

    Play Episode Listen Later Oct 14, 2021 69:35

    Mike and Jesse run through a list of NBA players whose cards they're keeping an eye on this who they feel might be undervalued right now (3:49). Next they preview some notable games this weekend in the NFL (24:36), Jesse runs through some news in the hobby primarily related to Fanatics (27:06), and Mike breaks down the value of this year's Bowman Chrome top prospect cards (36:17). They close the show with some mailbag questions (46:14). Hosts: Mike Gioseffi and Jesse Gibson Producer: Ronak Nair Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices

    Is Josh Allen the Card to Watch This Season? Plus, New Releases and Mailbag Questions.

    Play Episode Listen Later Oct 12, 2021 81:21

    Mike and Jesse run through some players around the NFL who they are high on in terms of card value, including Josh Allen, who led the Bills to an impressive win on Sunday against Patrick Mahomes and the Chiefs (7:50). They then run through some of the new releases coming out as well as their recent card buys (33:04) before closing the show with mailbag questions (51:59). Hosts: Mike Gioseffi and Jesse Gibson Producer: Ronak Nair Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices

    Which MLB Cards Will Rise in the Playoffs? Plus, NFL Hot and Cold and Mailbag Questions

    Play Episode Listen Later Oct 7, 2021 98:11

    Mike and Jesse run through the division series matchups for the MLB playoffs and list some players whose cards could increase in value if their teams go on deep postseason runs (3:54). Then they list some of their favorite and least favorite NFL cards right now based on team performance and upcoming schedules (23:24). Next, they share some tips on how to gain a following in the card hobby for this week's 101 segment (42:42), before Mike shares some of his buys for the week (52:15). They then close the show with mailbag questions (1:04:14).  Hosts: Mike Gioseffi and Jesse Gibson Producer: Ronak Nair Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices

    Exclusive Details on the Fanatics Deal, Plus Zion's Injury and Mailbag Questions

    Play Episode Listen Later Sep 30, 2021 64:16

    Mike and Jesse discuss some exclusive information provided to them about the nature of the massive Fanatics deal, which is poised to reshape the entire hobby, and then they talk about what some of the particulars surrounding buying, selling, and grading could mean (3:58). Next, Mike talks about why he's looking to buy Aaron Judge and Giancarlo Stanton cards as the Yankees start to heat up before the MLB playoffs (18:39). Then the guys discuss the news of Zion Williamson's latest injury and what it means for his card value (25:53) before closing the show with mailbag questions (42:42). Hosts: Mike Gioseffi, Jesse Gibson Producer: Ronak Nair Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices

    MLB Playoff Buys With Mark Feinsand, 2020 vs. 2021 QBs, and Mailbag Questions

    Play Episode Listen Later Sep 27, 2021 88:11

    Mike and Jesse start the show by recapping some of the games that Mike thought would have some hobby relevance from this week in the NFL (2:25), and then Jesse runs through the card values of quarterbacks from the 2021 draft class and compares them to the 2020 class (7:02). They then are joined by MLB.com's Mark Feinsand, who shares which players he thinks might make a big splash in the upcoming MLB playoffs that could move their card values (18:04). Next they discuss the recent Joe Rogan segment on the sports cards industry (56:13), Mike shares some of his card buys from this week (59:36), and then they close the show with mailbag questions (1:09:56). Hosts: Mike Gioseffi, Jesse Gibson Guest: Mark Feinsand Producer: Ronak Nair Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices

    Ben Simmons Card Values and Trade Rumors, NFL Week 3 Matchups, and Mailbag Questions

    Play Episode Listen Later Sep 23, 2021 71:03

    Mike and Jesse start the show by discussing the news that Dolphins QB Tua Tagovailoa fractured his ribs and what the injury means for his card value before talking about the latest surrounding Ben Simmons as the 76ers look to trade him ahead of the NBA season (3:13). Next, they share some listener-submitted stories of the best profit flips made on selling cards (16:48), and then Mike shares which NFL Week 3 matchups he's keeping an eye on for card market purposes (28:24). They then break down the latest Bowman Chrome card release (35:27) before ending the show with mailbag questions (54:56). Hosts: Mike Gioseffi, Jesse Gibson Producer: Ronak Nair Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices

    Which NFL Injuries Will Impact Card Prices? Plus: Alan Goldsher of Collectable, and Mailbag Questions.

    Play Episode Listen Later Sep 20, 2021 80:11

    Mike and Jesse run through some of the notable quarterback injuries from Week 2 of the NFL season and how they could impact the overall NFL card market before recapping some important games (3:13). Then Mike shares which cards he's been buying lately, most notably some Zion Williamson rookie cards (25:35). Next, the guys take some mailbag questions from listeners (48:17) before they are joined by Alan Goldsher, the head of content for Collectable, to discuss what he thinks about the state of the overall card hobby, NFTs, and the Chicago Bears' current QB situation (1:00:35). Hosts: Mike Gioseffi and Jesse Gibson Guest: Alan Goldsher Producer: Ronak Nair Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices

    NFL Cards to Watch in Week 2, NBA Bounce-Back Candidates, and Mailbag Questions

    Play Episode Listen Later Sep 16, 2021 83:20

    Mike and Jesse preview some NFL Week 2 games that they are interested in and talk about which card prices they'll be watching closely after the games (1:30). Next, they talk about four NBA players who were injured during the 2021 season and could see a rebound in card price in 2022 (19:55). Then Jesse talks about some news around the hobby for this episode's Straight Facts, Homie (41:07). They then close the show with some mailbag questions (55:53).  Hosts: Mike Gioseffi and Jesse Gibson Producer: Ronak Nair Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices

    NFL Week 1 Card Price Overreactions, Vlad Jr. vs. Ohtani, and Mailbag Questions

    Play Episode Listen Later Sep 13, 2021 79:40

    Mike and Jesse go over some of the key performances from Week 1 of the NFL season and speculate on card values of some players going forward. They also discuss the values of the recent NFL products by year based on the success of their draft classes. Next, they talk about the AL MVP race and why they feel Shohei Ohtani isn't a lock to win the award thanks to the late-season surge made by Vladimir Guerrero Jr. They then briefly talk about some upcoming potential baseball Hall of Fame nominees including David Ortiz and Alex Rodriguez before closing the show with mailbag questions. Hosts: Mike Gioseffi and Jesse Gibson Producer: Ronak Nair Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices

    Best Derek Jeter Rookie Cards, Topps NFTs, and Mailbag Questions

    Play Episode Listen Later Sep 9, 2021 73:51

    Mike and Jesse run through Derek Jeter's rookie cards the day after he was inducted into the Baseball Hall of Fame and discuss which card values they like the best and the long-term outlook on Jeter prices. Then Jesse runs through some news stories in the hobby including the release of some Topps MLB NFTs, some cryptocurrency news, and a brief recap of the ‘Sports Cards Nonsense' fantasy football draft. Next, for the return of Straight Cash Homie, Mike talks about why he thinks Cody Bellinger might be a good buy despite his awful season for the Dodgers. They then close the show with some mailbag questions. Hosts: Mike Gioseffi and Jesse Gibson Producer: Ronak Nair Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices

    Last-Minute NFL Buys, Underrated NBA Cards, and Mailbag Questions

    Play Episode Listen Later Sep 7, 2021 65:52

    Mike and Jesse quickly run through some NFL news and card trends ahead of the season, which begins this week, before breaking down some NBA cards that they feel are a good value buy right now as basketball hype begins to build ahead of the coming NBA season. They then talk about a few upcoming releases before closing the show with mailbag questions.  Hosts: Mike Gioseffi and Jesse Gibson Producer: Ronak Nair Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices

    Mac Jones Card Prices, Messi-Ronaldo Transfers, Simmons Trade Rumors, and Mailbag Questions

    Play Episode Listen Later Sep 2, 2021 88:35

    Mike and Jesse discuss the card-market implications of Mac Jones being named the starting QB for the New England Patriots, before running through the values of some other modern and vintage football cards. They are then joined by Jason Flynn from the 'Soccer Cards United' podcast to talk about the biggest moves of the summer transfer window, including Cristiano Ronaldo's move to Manchester United and Lionel Messi's move to Paris St. Germain and what these moves mean for the card values of both players. Next, Mike and Jesse talk about the latest news surrounding Ben Simmons wanting out of Philly before closing the show with mailbag questions. Hosts: Mike Gioseffi and Jesse Gibson Guest: Jason Flynn Producer: Ronak Nair Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices

    Latest NFL Price Updates, Vintage NFL and NBA, HBO's 'Real Sports,' and Mailbag Questions

    Play Episode Listen Later Aug 30, 2021 80:29

    Mike and Jesse run through some of the latest NFL news as the season approaches, including the DeShaun Watson trade rumors and JK Dobbins's injury. They discuss the card market implications for both of these stories before taking a look at the card values of some vintage NFL and NBA legends including Dan Marino, John Elway, Jim Brown, Bill Russell, and Kareem Abdul-Jabbar. Then they briefly discuss Mike's appearance on HBO's 'Real Sports' as well as what they thought of the show's overall portrayal of the card hobby before closing with some mailbag questions. Hosts: Mike Gioseffi and Jesse Gibson Producer: Ronak Nair Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices

    NFL QB Buys for the 2021 Season, Plus Kristina from Card Ladder on the Fanatics Deal and Mailbag Questions

    Play Episode Listen Later Aug 26, 2021 71:14

    Mike runs through the some notable NFL QBs and discusses their card values heading into the season before briefly talking Albert Pujols's card values and whether he might be a good buy late into his legendary career. Next, Kristina from Card Ladder joins the show to talk about the huge Fanatics deal and what it means for the hobby long term, what Kristina's time at Card Ladder has taught her about the card market, and how she likes to collect cards. Then they close the show with some mailbag questions. Host: Mike Gioseffi Producer: Ronak Nair Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices

    What the Massive Fanatics Deal Means for the Sports Cards Hobby, Plus Jesse Craig of PWCC

    Play Episode Listen Later Aug 23, 2021 62:46

    Mike and Jesse start the show off by talking briefly about some standout performances from NFL preseason so far and what that means for certain players' card values. Then they dive into the massive news of Fanatics reportedly agreeing to deals with MLB, NBA, and NFL to become the exclusive license holder for all three leagues in producing trading cards (13:18), what the deals mean for the hobby, whether anything will change in the near future, and what will become of hobby staples like Topps and Panini. Then they bring on PWCC director of business development, Jesse Craig, to discuss eBay's recent decision to remove PWCC sales from their website and what PWCC's plans are moving forward (33:02). Hosts: Mike Gioseffi and Jesse Gibson Guest: Jesse Craig Producer: Ronak Nair Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices

    Mike Giardi Talks NFL Prices and Card Collection History, Plus the Latest on PWCC

    Play Episode Listen Later Aug 19, 2021 70:27

    This week, we are joined by NFL Network reporter Mike Giardi to talk about his love for card collecting, the prices of rookie QB cards, and trends to follow for the upcoming NFL season (1:57). Then, we react to the latest in the PWCC marketplace (38:42) before opening the mailbag (51:55). Hosts: Mike Gioseffi and Jesse Gibson Guest: Mike Giardi Associate Producer: Stefan Anderson Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices

    Honus Wagner Card Sells for $6.6 Million. Plus: NFL Early Overreactions and MLB Prospects.

    Play Episode Listen Later Aug 16, 2021 76:29

    This week, we recap some NFL preseason overreactions in the market (1:30) before running through a list of baseball prospects and identifying whom you should buy and whom you should sell (25:00). Then, we react to the news that a Honus Wagner card sold for $6.6 million (42:30) before opening the mailbag (55:00). Hosts: Mike Gioseffi and Jesse Gibson Producers: Ronak Nair and Bobby Wagner Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices

    Best 2021 NFL Card Buys, Plus Mailbag Questions

    Play Episode Listen Later Aug 12, 2021 70:35

    Mike and Jesse talk about the best NFL cards to buy heading into the 2021 season, including some under-the-radar picks. They also discuss why non-quarterbacks are valued less than quarterbacks in the card hobby. Next, Jesse runs through some news stories from around the card industry, and the guys close the show with some mailbag questions from the listeners. Hosts: Mike Gioseffi and Jesse Gibson Producer: Ronak Nair Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices

    Which NBA Rookie Will Have the Highest Card Value? Plus Messi to PSG and Mailbag Questions.

    Play Episode Listen Later Aug 9, 2021 81:39

    Mike and Jesse are joined by J. Kyle Mann to discuss this year's deceptively deep NBA draft and what it could mean for the card prices of the incoming rookie class (0:27). They discuss whether high picks like Cade Cunningham and Jalen Green have superstar potential, some of Kyle's favorite late-round sleepers, and also touch on some of the recent moves made in free agency by the Los Angeles Lakers. Next, Mike and Jesse discuss Lionel Messi leaving FC Barcelona—reportedly agreeing to sign with Paris Saint-Germain—and what it could mean for his card price (28:42). They then discuss a few cards Mike bought recently on this week's Collector's Corner before closing the show with mailbag questions. Hosts: Mike Gioseffi and Jesse Gibson Guest: J. Kyle Mann Producer: Ronak Nair Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices

    Best Card Buys From NBA Free Agency, Plus Mailbag Questions

    Play Episode Listen Later Aug 5, 2021 65:41

    Mike and Jesse discuss some of the recent moves made in NBA free agency beginning with the various moves made by the Chicago Bulls and how it affects the card prices of Lonzo Ball, DeMar DeRozan, and Zach Lavine. Then they discuss Carmelo Anthony's and Russell Westbrook's card values now that they've joined the Lakers. Next, Jesse runs through some news around the card industry and Mike shares his pick for this week's Straight Cash, Homie. They close the show with some mailbag questions. Hosts: Mike Gioseffi and Jesse Gibson Producer: Ronak Nair Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices

    Recapping the Biggest National Ever, MLB Trade News, and Mailbag Questions

    Play Episode Listen Later Aug 2, 2021 77:07

    On this week's episode of ‘Sports Cards Nonsense,' Mike and Jesse run through some of the biggest trades from a very eventful MLB trade deadline and what trades could mean for the card values of players like Kris Bryant, Javier Báez, Anthony Rizzo, and Max Scherzer. They then briefly touch on Russell Westbrook being traded to the Los Angeles Lakers and why now is a good time to hold onto Russ cards. Next, they recap their time at this year's National Sports Collectors Convention in Chicago and discuss the size of the crowd, what made this year's National different from previous years, and what could be improved in the future. Then they close the show with some mailbag questions. Hosts: Mike Gioseffi and Jesse Gibson Producer: Ronak Nair Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices

    Live From the National Sports Collectors Convention in Chicago, Plus Peter Steinberg From SGC

    Play Episode Listen Later Jul 30, 2021 37:02

    On this week's episode of ‘Sports Cards Nonsense,' Mike and Jesse are live from the main stage of the National Sports Collectors Convention in Chicago, also known as The National. They discuss the convention at large and how it measured up to their expectations in terms of crowds and card pricing. They then hit on some news stories from the week in sports, including the Russell Westbrook trade to the Lakers and the Max Scherzer trade to the Dodgers. Next, they bring on Peter Steinberg, President of SGC, to discuss the state of card grading in the card hobby today, what plans SGC has for the future, and how they view themselves as an alternative to PSA. Hosts: Mike Gioseffi and Jesse Gibson Guest: Peter Steinberg Producer: Ronak Nair Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices

    Everything You Need to Know Ahead of The National, Plus Mailbag Questions

    Play Episode Listen Later Jul 26, 2021 55:52

    On this week's episode of ‘Sports Cards Nonsense,' Mike and Jesse quickly run through the card values of some notable star athletes in the news, including Deshaun Watson, Shohei Ohtani, and Giannis Antetokounmpo. They then dedicate the rest of the show to previewing the upcoming National Sports Collectors Convention, also known as The National. They touch on how to prepare if you plan on attending, share what to expect in terms of buying and selling, and answer some mailbag questions about the convention. Hosts: Mike Gioseffi, Jesse Gibson Producer: Ronak Nair Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices

    AJ Dillon on Collecting Cards, Giannis's Finals Bump, and PSA vs. SGC

    Play Episode Listen Later Jul 22, 2021 74:11

    On this episode of ‘Sports Cards Nonsense', Mike and Jesse start off by discussing the Bucks winning the NBA title and what the bump in Giannis's card prices means for the state of the market. Then they run through a report of different card values graded by SGC and PSA to see if SGC is becoming a more viable grading option for certain cards. Next, they talk about some news in the card world before bringing on Packers running back AJ Dillon (51:12) to discuss breaking and collecting cards, how he got into the card hobby as a professional athlete, and how he plans to continue in the hobby moving forward. Hosts: Mike Gioseffi and Jesse Gibson Guest: AJ Dillon Producer: Ronak Nair Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices

    What an NBA Title Would Mean for Giannis's Card Value and Basic Card Hobby Terms 101

    Play Episode Listen Later Jul 19, 2021 81:26

    On this episode of ‘Sports Cards Nonsense', Mike and Jesse discuss the Bucks' win in Game 5 of the NBA Finals, the current rising card market for Giannis Antetokounmpo, and whether a title win could mean a further increase in Giannis's card value. Next they talk about the news that Nat Turner will be stepping in as CEO of PSA and what that could mean for the state of PSA grading in the future. Then Jesse runs through a list of card terms that may be unfamiliar to newcomers of the hobby and Mike explains what the terms mean. They close the show with mailbag questions. Hosts: Mike Gioseffi and Jesse Gibson Producer: Ronak Nair Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices

    Everything You Need to Know About Soccer Cards, Plus an NBA Finals Check-in

    Play Episode Listen Later Jul 15, 2021 80:52

    On this episode of ‘Sports Cards Nonsense', Mike and Jesse discuss the dramatic Game 4 of the 2021 NBA Finals between the Bucks and Suns and whether or not there are any card-market implications based on the result of the game. They are then joined by Jason Flynn of the ‘Soccer Cards United' podcast to discuss the basics of the soccer card market (16:32). They talk about the recent Euro 2020 tournament, the Ronaldo vs. Messi GOAT debate, and which cards Jason is buying. Then they answer some mailbag questions related to soccer. Jesse runs through some news stories in the card world to close the show. Hosts: Mike Gioseffi and Jesse Gibson Guest: Jason Flynn Producer: Ronak Nair Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices

    MLB Prospect Cards to Watch for, a Quick NBA Finals Update, and Mailbag Questions

    Play Episode Listen Later Jul 12, 2021 73:42

    On this episode of ‘Sports Cards Nonsense', Mike and Jesse start off by giving a quick update on the ongoing NBA Finals after three games and explain why not much has changed in terms of the card market for the Bucks and Suns players. They run through several MLB stories beginning with the 2021 Futures Game and what it means for the card values of some of the young prospects who played in the game. Then they discuss some injury news regarding Eloy Jiménez and Ronald Acuña Jr. and talk about the 2021 MLB draft and Jack Leiter being taken second overall by the Texas Rangers. They briefly touch on Novak Djokovic winning Wimbledon for his 20th Grand Slam win and discuss his card value before ending the show with some mailbag questions. Hosts: Mike Gioseffi and Jesse Gibson Producer: Ronak Nair Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices

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