Mario Lemieux Rookie Cards: The Ultimate Collector’s Guide

Mario Lemieux Rookie Cards Collectors Guide

Mario Lemieux rookie cards are some of the most recognizable and most expensive hockey cards in the entire hobby.

And why wouldn't they be?

Lemieux was an extremely gifted athlete and his performance on the ice easily places him among the all-time greats of the sport alongside names like Gretzky, Orr, and Howe.

Known for his dominant offensive ability, Lemieux would frequently be among the league leaders in goals and assists going on to tally 1,723 points in his career.

Whether you know him as the "Magnificent One" or "Super Mario", you know just how special he was.

And in this guide we'll discuss everything you need to know about collecting Mario Lemieux rookie cards.

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10 Most Valuable 1968 Topps Baseball Cards

Most Valuable 1968 Topps Baseball Cards Collectors Guide

Instantly recognizable due to their burlap-colored borders, the 1968 Topps baseball card set is packed with Hall of Famers and anchored by two key rookie cards.

One of those rookie cards actually sold for well into the six figure range during an auction in 2016...

Many collectors feel that the design of this set is one of Topps' least favorable of the 1960's but personally, I love them.

True, the burlap borders do easily show wear and tear but I think it's always nice to mix things up once in a while and Topps easily accomplished that in this case.

Love them or hate them, this set definitely has its place in the vintage card collecting circle.

And in this guide, I'll run through the ten most valuable to look for.

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10 Most Valuable 1986 Topps Baseball Cards

Unopened Box of 1986 Topps Baseball Cards With Pete Rose On The FrontAlthough, 1986 Topps baseball cards weren’t necessarily my favorites as a kid, the nostalgia surrounding them has really grown on me in recent times.

And, I think this is true for many collectors these days…

Back in the day, many collectors didn’t care for the design and the set lacked the rookie card power that others in the 1980’s had.

But, nowadays, it seems like collectors are becoming quite forgiving to this set and are snatching up PSA 10 examples these cards for hundreds of dollars in some cases.

The prices of some of these cards may surprise you…

And in this guide, we take a look at the 10 most valuable in the set.

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1990 Fleer Michael Jordan: The Ultimate Collector’s Guide

1990 Fleer Michael Jordan Basketball Card Collectors Guide

The 1990 Fleer Michael Jordan basketball card has always been a personal favorite of mine..

Just look at the imagery on the front...

What a perfect way to display Jordan exactly as we remember him: an unstoppable offensive force.

You can even see Scottie Pippen behind him as well as Patrick Ewing and Gerald Wilkins way off in the distance on the left side of the card.

Clearly, Jordan must have been on a break away and boy did he finish strong.

I loved this card as a kid and still do to this day...

And in this guide, I cover everything you need to know about this explosive card.

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