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Forum: FOOTBALL Yesterday, 10:32 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 692
Posted By Stat Monsters
There's no guarantees AP will go to another team...

There's no guarantees AP will go to another team ('tho pre-scandal, I believe The Dallas Cowboys were interested in him, but with Murray leading the NFL in rushing, do they really need AP?) who wants...
Forum: FOOTBALL Yesterday, 07:53 PM
Replies: 27
Views: 279
Posted By Stat Monsters
...also Trimming is a vague term according to...

...also Trimming is a vague term according to someone I spoke with at BGS one time. It doesn't mean "restoration" and someone shaving or tampering with the card necessarily, it could be due to a...
Forum: FOOTBALL Yesterday, 12:12 AM
Replies: 22
Views: 468
Posted By Stat Monsters
If the autographs are on stickers, it's fairly...

If the autographs are on stickers, it's fairly lackluster in appeal.

Imagine if just by putting a signed sticker on an item like a ball or jersey, does it make that item an autographed jersey or...
Forum: FOOTBALL 09-15-2014, 03:51 PM
Replies: 68
Views: 1,185
Posted By Stat Monsters
As far as "sure fire" not including the x-factor...

As far as "sure fire" not including the x-factor of "off the field antics" and only counting players who are currently active not since retired and waiting induction maybe

Antonio Gate TE - 90...
Forum: BASKETBALL 09-15-2014, 03:26 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 1,141
Posted By Stat Monsters
Maybe that's estimated "book" value in a world...

Maybe that's estimated "book" value in a world where commons are valued between $0.05 to $0.25 and the reality is they're worth fractional amounts, as are cards of superstars.

That assumes...
Forum: FOOTBALL 09-14-2014, 10:42 AM
Replies: 34
Views: 972
Posted By Stat Monsters
CFL cards are great for collectors, not...

CFL cards are great for collectors, not investors, so I hope Upper Deck realizes that and offers fan friendly pricing, since they have almost no upside for value and only great rewards for fans of...
Forum: ComicBookJunkie 09-11-2014, 01:24 AM
Replies: 50
Views: 2,356
Posted By Stat Monsters
If you're looking for a true investment, look no...

If you're looking for a true investment, look no further than 1 of 1, one of a kind ORIGINAL ART

Go to: Chad Hardin (http://www.catskillcomics.com/Hardin.htm)

Harley Quinn #8 pages for $200...
Forum: BASKETBALL 09-11-2014, 01:19 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 405
Posted By Stat Monsters
It should be a great time to buy since he's no...

It should be a great time to buy since he's no longer playing, is far from being considered a Hall of Famer and his popularity and with it value/pricing should continue to plummet. With that, I'd...
Forum: BASKETBALL 09-11-2014, 01:11 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 177
Posted By Stat Monsters
The S&H to send a Beckett is going to cost you $3...

The S&H to send a Beckett is going to cost you $3 or so, it's the cost of doing business and your best interest to invest the $10 per sport into getting a new edition, anything shy of that is...
Forum: BASKETBALL 09-10-2014, 03:38 PM
Replies: 1,053
Views: 72,325
Posted By Stat Monsters
This is a great thread... much better for peace...

This is a great thread... much better for peace of mind to buy proven icons even of yesteryear long since retired, than to chase "has beens than never was" rookies and prospects and have a collection...
Forum: Blowout Cards Promotions! (And Other FREE Giveaways!) 09-10-2014, 03:33 PM
Replies: 192
Views: 2,214
Posted By Stat Monsters
JAMAAL CHARLES of the Kansas City Chiefs will...

JAMAAL CHARLES of the Kansas City Chiefs will have the Most RUSHING Yards in Week 2

AARON RODGERS of the Green Bay Packers will have the Most PASSING Yards in Week 2

A.J. GREEN of the...
Forum: BASKETBALL 09-09-2014, 07:34 PM
Replies: 105
Views: 3,469
Posted By Stat Monsters
If at the end of the day, you can retain your...

If at the end of the day, you can retain your money and walk away from any exposure or risk to fraud, just remind yourself... $#,### for a piece of cardboard less than 1 oz... don't fall in love with...
Forum: NON-SPORTS 09-08-2014, 10:38 PM
Replies: 31
Views: 948
Posted By Stat Monsters
Don't let him pay and if he pays, refund the...

Don't let him pay and if he pays, refund the money, as you're probably subsequently going to be set up for a typical scam where the buyer will then pay for the card, you'll send it, they'll claim...
Forum: FOOTBALL 09-08-2014, 10:27 PM
Replies: 241
Views: 4,642
Posted By Stat Monsters
Oddly enough, his then girlfriend who was...

Oddly enough, his then girlfriend who was assaulted, gave him the ultimate second chance and subsequently married him.

She may have been the smartest person in the room 'tho, to lock and load a...
Forum: FOOTBALL 09-08-2014, 10:24 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 693
Posted By Stat Monsters
The Baltimore Ravens should pick LaMichael James...

The Baltimore Ravens should pick LaMichael James up now...
Forum: ComicBookJunkie 09-07-2014, 10:49 AM
Replies: 18
Views: 384
Posted By Stat Monsters
Is it a preview of an upcoming release, or a...

Is it a preview of an upcoming release, or a stand alone preview story that is unique to that publication? If the former over the later, then would it really be considered a 1st Appearance or just...
Forum: ComicBookJunkie 09-07-2014, 10:46 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 354
Posted By Stat Monsters
I know there's a "Mortal" Variant by Ed...

I know there's a "Mortal" Variant by Ed McGuinness that sells for between $7.50 and $20 depending if online or at a store which is a pretty good one to get.

The best way is just type in "Death of...
Forum: FOOTBALL 09-07-2014, 10:42 AM
Replies: 41
Views: 1,227
Posted By Stat Monsters
Not so clear if the $240k is made hustling and is...

Not so clear if the $240k is made hustling and is short lived income due to incarceration or death or comes with the price-tag of stress, anxiety or sacrificing other aspects of life (family, social,...
Forum: FOOTBALL 08-28-2014, 12:59 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 461
Posted By Stat Monsters
The Browns may figure a way to trade or cut...

The Browns may figure a way to trade or cut Gordon and 'tho he has talent, he's probably deemed more trouble than he's worth and he could be headed for the C.F.L.
Forum: FOOTBALL 08-27-2014, 08:29 PM
Replies: 84
Views: 1,639
Posted By Stat Monsters
It's good to see solid repercussions of bad...

It's good to see solid repercussions of bad decisions. I hope it's not like those "suspended with pay" deals where he gets a paid vacation.

I think it's perfect to see athletes who are not...
Forum: FOOTBALL 08-27-2014, 08:23 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 180
Posted By Stat Monsters
It sounds like a tie, but you'd then go off of: ...

It sounds like a tie, but you'd then go off of:

1) on card vs sticker autograph
2) condition of the autograph if it's bold and complete
3) condition of the card
4) personal aesthetics choice
...
Forum: ComicBookJunkie 08-25-2014, 12:12 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 302
Posted By Stat Monsters
The Amazing Spider-Ham is probably next...

The Amazing Spider-Ham is probably next...
Forum: ComicBookJunkie 08-25-2014, 12:09 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 516
Posted By Stat Monsters
Get a bag and board and put a $20 bill in it and...

Get a bag and board and put a $20 bill in it and revisit it once you decide if you're buying for investment or if you're buying to get turned onto good reading material with no focus on value.

If...
Forum: ComicBookJunkie 08-25-2014, 12:03 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 521
Posted By Stat Monsters
The problem can open up a can of worms for the...

The problem can open up a can of worms for the artists who protest as well.

The artists are sometimes (not always) taking licensed characters owned by such publishers as Marvel and DC, then...
Forum: ComicBookJunkie 08-24-2014, 11:50 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 132
Posted By Stat Monsters
The ComicLink auction starts this week on...

The ComicLink auction starts this week on Thursday, August 28th... Lots of great original comic art that rivals if not outdoes Heritage's offerings in terms of selection of key and "grail" type...
Forum: ComicBookJunkie 08-23-2014, 11:16 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 1,318
Posted By Stat Monsters
If he was in his 20's during WW2, then in modern...

If he was in his 20's during WW2, then in modern aging he'd be nearing 100 as a non-super powered civilian, so I guess he's led a long life in the marvel universe and nobody seemed to care about him...
Forum: FOOTBALL 08-21-2014, 01:19 PM
Replies: 60
Views: 1,441
Posted By Stat Monsters
Plus, the importance of a TE is key to winning. ...

Plus, the importance of a TE is key to winning.

Each and every week you have to play the TE position and usually one player/slot.

So, the points generated from this unique, TE position is...
Forum: ComicBookJunkie 08-13-2014, 12:49 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 207
Posted By Stat Monsters
Ale Garza submitted a great cover with Snake on...

Ale Garza submitted a great cover with Snake on it years ago for this project which never was released, so that should hopefully see the light of day and published, as it was an awesome cover.
Forum: ComicBookJunkie 08-11-2014, 11:59 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 478
Posted By Stat Monsters
If you're in the SF Bay Area, odds are in a...

If you're in the SF Bay Area, odds are in a sophisticated metropolitan market, treasure hunting is harder and harder to find gold nuggets.

If it's worth your time and gas to check out, go for it,...
Forum: ComicBookJunkie 08-11-2014, 04:11 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 574
Posted By Stat Monsters
Harley Quinn has more mass appeal and the...

Harley Quinn has more mass appeal and the direction of the character is headed upwards, where Deadpool's character seems to have more downside and is in need of creative re-invigoration.

Marvel's...
Forum: ComicBookJunkie 08-11-2014, 03:15 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 314
Posted By Stat Monsters
To grade is to preserve, so I'd say grade it, "it...

To grade is to preserve, so I'd say grade it, "it is what it is" from the standpoint of not being able to increase or influence the grade, but at least it's a reputable 3rd party evaluation that's...
Forum: ComicBookJunkie 08-11-2014, 03:10 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 237
Posted By Stat Monsters
The best issues I thought were: #56-#63 by...

The best issues I thought were:

#56-#63 by Roy Thomas and Neal Adams

#129-#137 by Chris Claremont and John Byrne (and #141-142 of course!)

Then runner ups are:

#1-#16 by Stan Lee and Jack...
Forum: ComicBookJunkie 08-11-2014, 03:03 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 375
Posted By Stat Monsters
Option 1) Walking Dead Option 2) My Little...

Option 1) Walking Dead

Option 2) My Little Pony

...I'd go for

Option 3) Keep the money, put it in the bank and wait for a real investment opportunity.

* If I had to pick from the 2 'tho,...
Forum: ComicBookJunkie 08-11-2014, 02:57 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 454
Posted By Stat Monsters
"a few" meaning more than 1? I think the...

"a few" meaning more than 1?

I think the prices are rather high right now, not to say they're not going to sustain or increase, but it's far from a hidden gem and if anything may be riding bit...
Forum: FOOTBALL 08-11-2014, 02:45 AM
Replies: 31
Views: 446
Posted By Stat Monsters
Not knowing what order you picked the players and...

Not knowing what order you picked the players and how many teams were on your league I'd make the following comments:

QB Nick Foles - generally ranked too high at QB, even higher than Tom Brady...
Forum: FOOTBALL 08-11-2014, 02:23 AM
Replies: 33
Views: 859
Posted By Stat Monsters
Technically, I like Vick Ballard better (when he...

Technically, I like Vick Ballard better (when he was healthy) aside from draft positions, card values and all fanfare, if I were just judging football for football, no fantasy, no salary, no other...
Forum: ComicBookJunkie 08-08-2014, 11:19 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 132
Posted By Stat Monsters
Comic Link Summer Feature Auction starts AUGUST 28th Original Comic Art

Now that the heritage auction is over... Here's a sampling of some of the original comic art to be auctioned off via ComicLink's Summer Feature Auction where online bids begin on August 28th, 2014......
Forum: ComicBookJunkie 08-04-2014, 11:23 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 229
Posted By Stat Monsters
X-Men comics lacked remarkable artwork outside of...

X-Men comics lacked remarkable artwork outside of what Neal Adams (#56-#63 & #6)and Jim Steranko (#50-51) did, even the work by Barry Smith (#53) was his 1st professional work and Jack Kirby (#1-17)...
Forum: NON-SPORTS 07-22-2014, 11:19 AM
Replies: 42
Views: 1,282
Posted By Stat Monsters
Answering the question is a reverse question...

Answering the question is a reverse question first:

Out of curiosity, how much do the publishers like Topps, Cryptozoic, Marvel, DC, etc. pay an artist to contract out for a stack of sketch cards?...
Forum: BASKETBALL 07-15-2014, 01:14 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 632
Posted By Stat Monsters
Lin will be good for LA from a PR standpoint and...

Lin will be good for LA from a PR standpoint and getting Asian fans both Asian American and overseas (remember Nomo and the Japanese press for the Dodgers), which boosts the overall economy of LA...
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