R-Rated Sports Card Podcast

Sports Card Radio R-Rated Podcast hosted by Ryan.
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Dec 28, 2017

Ryan talks about a group breaker closing his hobby shop. Topps can't sell Transcendent. MVP Sports and More in Lancaster, PA is discussed. 2017-18 NBA product pricing update. Lonzo Ball autograph update. Grading wait times. COMC & Amazon results. 

Nov 21, 2017

Ryan responds to a Beckett Radio interview that Brian Gray set up to explain the Damian Lillard autograph scandal. Troy Aikman says a Heritage Auctions that sold for $7,800 is not real. 

Nov 15, 2017

Ryan talks about the Topps Transcendent Party. Sports Card Radio new hire. Lonzo Ball autographs in question. PSA quarterly conference call. Kristaps Porzingis blows up, just as Ryan thought he would. 

Oct 24, 2017

Ryan talks about Beckett firing their sports magazine editors. Meat Raffles. Steve Grad interview discussion. Leaf & Beckett tell Lillard he's wrong. The Counterfeiter. Amazon Shipping. Josh Hamilton & Byron Buxton. PSA new CEO. Arizona Fall League recap. NBA early season notes. Free money given away in Stockton.

Oct 2, 2017

Ryan takes a deep dive into Group Breaking as another card switching scandal hits. Two criticisms of Topps. Beanie Babies Authentication idea. Arizona Fall League. Selling tickets in kneeling era.

Sep 27, 2017

Ryan talks about adding value as a store owner or group breaker. 2017-18 Upper Deck MVP free packs are weak. Amazon sales are broken down. 

Sep 14, 2017

Ryan talks about a great move by Panini. Two hobby business ideas. Nice work by a card blog. An ePack question. Problem with Brandon Ingram.

Sep 7, 2017

Topps has told dealers they can't sell MLB products on Amazon. Will they enforce it? Upper Deck ePack makes a mistake and fanboys come running to defend them. A group breaker website was hacked. Byron Buxton update.

Aug 28, 2017

The 20th episode - Ryan talks about Panini's announcement of 1st Off the Line. American Greed's show on Mastro Auctions is discussed. Updated on the U.S. Tax Courts case against Upper Deck. 

Aug 21, 2017

In this episode Ryan goes over the top players at each position in the NFL and sees what their cards sell for. How much are key employees at sports card companies worth? What happens if Byron Buxton hits .300 next year? Update on Brandon Ingram and Kristaps Porzingis buying.

Aug 15, 2017

Ryan talks about two scams going around the hobby. He's buying cards of another young NBA player. Fantatics Authentic is discussed. 

Aug 7, 2017

Ryan talks about some of the sights and sounds from the National Sports Collectors Convention. A new COMC strategy is in place. A Hand me down Autopen.

Jul 10, 2017

An episode about the hugest sports card story in a long time. The Panini Dak Prescott AutoPen Scandal. Explicit.

Jun 28, 2017

VERY explicit episode. COMC raises fees, or did they? What the F am I going to do for a week at the National in July? A Group Breaker hits the case of a lifetime and people complain? 

Jun 1, 2017

The war between Leaf Trading Cards and Upper Deck is discussed. It includes letters Leaf Owner Brian Gray sent to Upper Deck brash. Panini blows it on a draft day tweet. Find a Card Show website update. Card shop co-op idea. Lavar Ball and the Lakers are discussed. Ticketmaster could be out as NFL exclusive ticket supplier. Will I lose my job!?

May 10, 2017

Blowout Sports Cards was hacked! What happened and what has the company response been? 

Apr 21, 2017

In this short episode Ryan talks about his recent success on Amazon and payments made to the MLBPA by trading card companies Topps and Panini. 

Apr 8, 2017

Ryan talks about the news from the Industry Summit. Weakness in the Topps Now market. Upper Deck ePack launches coins. eBay and Amazon hits and misses. Some questions and answers from listeners.

Apr 3, 2017

In a very explicit episode of the R Rated Podcast, Ryan talks about the upcoming Industry Summit, Connor McDavid Young Guns and how he did selling on eBay, Amazon and COMC for March.

Mar 21, 2017

Ryan gets a crucial email from an eBay Powerseller that sheds some light onto how to make money on eBay. Ryan talks about making money off Sports Card Radio, his Beanie Babies website and flipping sports tickets.

Mar 19, 2017

A further dive into how Ryan’s month selling on eBay and Amazon has gone.

Mar 6, 2017

In this podcast Ryan discusses the challenges of selling on Amazon and eBay after listing several hundred items. The B2B sports card site Dealer Net is discussed. Record quarter for Collectors Universe, PSA. Ryan had a personal record 3 day sale on COMC. Who was drunk at the TriStar Houston show and more!

Jan 27, 2017

In this very special episode, Ryan talks about what it was like attending the Topps 65th Anniversary Party in Las Vegas on January 18, 2017.

Jan 16, 2017

Ryan discusses heading off to Las Vegas for the Topps 65th Anniversary Party. COMC results from a 30,000 card account are revealed. Upper Deck ePack tips. Several sports card sites are plugged and more.