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Prizm/Optic/Select isn’t the only thing seeing a huge value increase in April, even inserts from Donruss are popping – specifically the “Net Marvels” insert. Zion, LeBron, and Ja Morant are all exploding in value. Currently, Zion is selling for $125, LeBron is selling for $160, and Ja is selling for $80. Compare that to a
The last of the big three Panini “chrome” sets to report on is 2012 Select basketball. Over the last couple weeks, Prizm and Optic have seen monumental rises in terms of Prizm Base and Silvers and Optic Holos. Along with those, 2012 Select Silvers (really all years of Select Silvers – take a quick search
Here’s a look at the Patrick Mahomes 2017 Optic Base RC PSA 10 and the astronomical rise in value from the beginning of the season to today. On 9/3/2019, this card was ~$90. On 10/6/2019, it hit a new peak of $312 (was only ~$80 after being named the 2018 NFL MVP). After he got
Over the past month, the sports card market has been absolutely scorching. Really any card that “matters” to investors is popping like crazy. Today’s example is the 1989 Upper Deck Ken Griffey Jr. Star Rookie PSA 10. Since the start of 2020, this card is up 184%, and in April alone it is up 125%.
Cue up “One Shining Moment.” It’s time to recap and celebrate our first SlabStox Best Investment Tournament, a fun card-collector bracketology we kicked off on Selection Sunday (March 15) and completed today! The way we figured, if we can’t have NCAA March Madness this year, we’ll create our own! We created a bracket with eight
We’re just about one week after the NBA announced the season has been suspended for a minimum of 30 days due to the spread of COVID-19 (coronavirus), and a lot has changed since. There has been massive fallout in the American economy. To hear a robust discussion about this topic, be sure to listen to
“Zion is a bust… he’s overweight… he’s only got one move… his cards can only go down in value” Those are probably just a few things you heard people say about Zion Williamson before he played in his first career game. If you believed those things, then you missed out on a chance for some
2019 MVP, two time All-Star, ROY, Gold Glove, Silver Slugger, 2018 NLCS MVP, and two World Series appearances. That is a list of Cody Bellinger’s hardware and accomplishments all before turning 25-years-old. Not only that, but he plays on the Dodgers which is in one of the biggest markets. Everything you just read is a