Its been a few days since the news broke via twitter that Panini’s Tracy Hackler was on the move, but the where and why was not known. Tuesday night all those questions were answered as Hackler joined Hobby Hotline Overtime hosted by Val of NascardRadio and also joined by Ryan (Breakout Cards) and Brody The Kid to talk about the new opportunity and role that he has taken on with Kentucky Roadshow Shops, including answering questions from collectors and discussing how much did Fanatics play in his role to leave Panini.

Check out the full show of Hobby Hotline Overtime by clicking here. and click here to check out Kentucky Roadshow web site.

National Hobby Shop Day is back again, GTS Distribution is the sponsor of this years event. NHSD was drawn up to fill the slow weeks between Black Friday and Christmas. GTS’s Rob Bertrand says 150 Hobby Shops will take part and collectors that stop by their local shop on Saturday will be treated to packs, giveaway prizes, free food, and great deals.

Check out Beckett Live as Eric Norton talked with Rob Bertrand about National Hobby Shop Day.

The Box – 2020-21 Illusions

Bought From – Meijer

Packs Per Box – 6 Packs per box

Cards Per Pack – 6 cards per pack

Price – $34.99

Notable Base – LeBron James, Lonzo Ball, Russell Westbrook, Giannis Antetokounmpo

Rookie Cards – (10) Udoka Azubuike, Paul Reed, Immanuel Quickley, Aleksej Pokusevski, Theo Maledon, Zeke Nnaji, Desmond Bane, Tyrese Haliburton, Isaiah Joe, Tre Jones

Inserts – (6)

Career Lineage (1) – Shaq

Amazing (1) – De’Aaron Fox

Rookie Reflections (1) – Malachi Flynn / Fred VanVleet

Emerald Parallels (3) – Immanuel Quickley, Julius Randle, Joel Embiid

Auto/Game Used – (0)

The Box – 2021 Topps Heritage High Number Blaster

Bought From – Meijer

Packs Per Box – 8 Packs

Cards Per Pack – 9 cards per pack

Price – $24.99

Notable Base – Bryant, Croneworth, Correa,

Inserts – (2)

Now and Then (1) – Albert Pujols,

Rookie of the Year (1) – Kyle Lewis (Light Blue)

Auto/Game Used – (0)

The Chicago Sports Spectacular in Rosemont, Illinois is always worth a trip, but this year if your a Indianapolis Colts fan, then you may want to clear your calendar for November 20th-21st. This show always has a big lineup of athletes that sign, and every once in awhile you may get a Colt here and there but this November 19-21st show there will be 14 Indianapolis Colts in town and signing, including some bigger names that you don’t see that often. Names, dates and times are below (Times are Central Time Zone) you’ll have to check the website by clicking here for pricing and ticket info.

Peyton Manning 12-2 Sat

Marvin Harrison 10:30-11:30 Sat

Brandon Stokely 10:30-11:30 Sat

Reggie Wayne 1:30-2:30 Sat

Dominic Rhodes 11-12 Sat

Gary Brackett 11:30-12:30 Sat

Antoine Bethea 1-2 Sat

Kelvin Hayden 12:30-1:30 Sat

Edgerrin James 12:30-1:30 Sun

Dwight Freeney 2-3 Sun

Robert Mathis 12:30-1:30 Sun

Jeff Saturday 1:30-2:30 Sun

Dallas Clark 1-2 Sun

Mike Doss 3-4 Sun

The Box – 2021 Prestige Football

Bought From – Meijer

Packs Per Box – 8

Cards Per Pack – 8

Price – $34.99

Notable Base – Russell Wilson, Christian McCafrey, Tyreek Hill

Rookie Cards – Javian Hawkins, Jaelon Darden, Alijah Vera-Tucker, Seth Williams, Kelvin Joseph, Micah Parsons, Anthony Schwartz, Eric Stokes

Inserts – (9)

Living Legends (1) – Warren Sapp 19/249

Xtra Point (2) – Deshaun Watson, Joseph Ossai, Austin Hooper

Season Greetings (1) – Jaylen Waddle

Any Given Sunday (1) – Jalen Hurts

Drip (1) – Joe Burrow

Highlight Reel (1) – Patrick Mahomes

Time Stamped (1) – Tyreek Hill

Power House (1) – Roquan Smith

Auto/Game Used – None

The Box – 2021 Topps Chrome Blaster Box

Bought From – Target

Packs Per Box – 8 Packs

Cards Per Pack – 4

Price – Bought Online, Cant remember the price

Notable Base – Tatis, Guerrero Jr, Alonso, Trout

Inserts – (13)

Refractor (2) – Daulton Varsho, Austin Riley

Sepia Refractor (2) – Ryan Yarbrough, Pete Alonso

Prizm Refractor (1) – Willi Castro

Pink Refractor (2) – Ryan Yarbrough, Tarik Skubal

Prismic Power (1) – Gerrit Cole

1986 (3) – Ronald Acuna, Xander Bogaerts, Joey Bart

Future Stars (1) – Brusdar Graterol

Beisbol (1) – Jose Altuve

Auto/Game Used – None

2019 National

To purchase tickets to the 2021 National click here THE NATIONAL

VIP Autograph Guest

VIP Party – Jan Stenrud, Cecil Fielder, Wally Joyner

VIP’s includes: Calvin Murphy,  Charlie Joiner, Cecil Cooper, Stan Bahnsen, Jeff Burroughs, Jack Clark, Dexter Jackson, Joe DeLamielleure, Billy Shaw, Everson Walls, Cliff Levingston, Randy Brown, Frank White, Tim Stoddard, Brian McRae, Greg Luzinski, Ron Kittle, Darrell Evans

2021 Dealers List

Beckett – Booth 670

COMC – Booth 624

Steel City – Booth 652

As in most areas the old Baseball Card shop has been the place to be again. If your in the North West area of the state, check out the new store FYSC, “Forever Young Sports Cards” Mitch LaRock and his wife Erika opened the doors this last weekend. FYSC offers a nice selection of signed memorabilia, along with wax boxes and singles. Mitch hopes to do alot more with his shop with events and other things planned later in the year. Opening Day at the shop included a autograph session with former Notre Dame and 2 time All American Tom Zbikowski. Stay tune for those up and coming events. The store is located at 824 Cedar Parkway in Schererville, Indiana.

Forever Young Sports Cards will continue to still host there card show at Villa Cesare in Schereville. The next show is scheduled for Aug 14th and 15th. Check out the Card Show Calendar for updates.

While FYSC is a new store, Four Sharp Corners in Greenfield has been around for 32 years. WRTV recently visited owner Tracy Neal to check in on him and his business. Check out the story by clicking here.

Query & Schultz, host the show live from Indy Card Exchange, talking about Brad Stevens rumors, Purdue’s chances, the Pacers, and are joined by Indy Card Exchange owner Andy Albert, as they talk about collecting plus they take a look at Query’s 1970s collection. Click here to check out the ISC Sports Network broadcast.