Wed, 24 February 2021
This week on The Hype, Doug, Dan & C-Rad talk about the collecting craze that's making national news, #NBATopShot. The guys talk about why it could be the future of #TheHobby and why there are reasons to be wary. Plus the guys want to know what are some things you hate about The Hobby and they play another round of Guess That Price!
Direct download: HYPE178PODCAST.mp3
Category:Sports -- posted at: 8:06pm EDT
Wed, 17 February 2021
On the latest edition of The Hype, Doug, Dan & C-Rad talk about a huge week for one of the leading auction houses in The Hobby, Goldin Auctions. Hear what the guys think about Chernin Group's major investment in Goldin, the latest numbers from their most recent auction and why BGS black label is setting a new standard for grading. Plus, in honor of President's Day, the guys try to put together the Mount Rushmore of sports cards.
Direct download: HYPE177PODCAST.mp3
Category:Sports -- posted at: 8:19pm EDT
Fri, 12 February 2021
On a special edition of The Hype, Cody Pasby chats with Topps artist Blake Jamieson! Blake has quickly become the go to artist for the athletes, and over the last year he's brought his talents to The Hobby with fantastic pieces for Topps Project 2020 & his spin on 1951 Topps Baseball. Cody talks to Blake about how he turned his talents to athlete portraits, what's in store for Topps Project 70 and what he thinks about the future of sports cards in the art world.
Direct download: BLAKEINTERVIEWPODCAST.mp3
Category:Sports -- posted at: 12:00am EDT
Wed, 10 February 2021
Come join Doug, Dan & C-Rad on the latest edition of The Hype as they bask in the glory of their 1st Topps Rip Party Breaker Showcase Championship! The guys talk about the Rip Party and their thoughts on Series 1 so far. Plus, the man who flipped a Mike Trout superfractor for $1 million, "Vegas Dave" Oancea, thinks the sports card market will crash by 2024. The guys debate his bold claim and whether we should even take his opinion seriously.
Direct download: HYPE176PODCAST.mp3
Category:Sports -- posted at: 8:15pm EDT
Wed, 3 February 2021
This week on The Hype, Doug, Dan & C-Rad get ready for the upcoming Topps Rip Party & preview Topps Series 1. Plus the guys talk about some underrated rookies from the first new NBA set of the 20-21 season, NBA Hoops.
Direct download: HYPE175PODCAST.mp3
Category:Sports -- posted at: 8:25pm EDT