So you want to be up to date on the latest sports cards news and you always listen to SVA Card Collectors Podcast, what a cheap plug, but I’m not on 24/7. What to do? Well twitter is by far the best place to get up to date news about the hobby. Instagram may be the better place to buy and sell cards but twitter is the best spot to get information.
It’s not just sports card information you need. You also need information from the sports world which will help you make better decisions on who to invest in. Twitter has a great sports card community, whether it’s baseball, basketball, or football, sorry hockey card fans, you can get a ton of great information. I’m on twitter as well so give me a follow – Svabbcollectors @ twitter.
Their is no particular order but here is a list of people to follow on twitter so you can get your learn on in the sports card world.
Brent and Becca – https://twitter.com/brentandbecca – They open hundreds of cases of baseball cards and tell you if some cards are harder to get than others or certain cards are more prone to dinged corners or damage. Great resource to learn about the latest cards that are being released.
Ken Rosenthal – https://twitter.com/Ken_Rosenthal – It seems like he always gets the scoop on the latest player news for MLB.
Adam Schefter – https://twitter.com/AdamSchefter – If you want the latest information on football he is your go to guy.
The Breaks – https://twitter.com/WatchTheBreaks – A lot of good information, some live talks, and great back and forth conversation. The flap jack tweets are annoying but he does plenty to warrant being annoyed alittle.
CRT Sportscards – https://twitter.com/CRT_Sportscards – A smart flipper who opens a bunch of cases and give great advice.
Sports Card Radio – https://twitter.com/SportsCardRadio – Outspoken about the card trimming scandal. Great source for this and sports card scammers throughout the industry.
From My Group
Here are some accounts that people from my group thought were good resources
Phil Hughes – Click Here to Follow Him – Former Yankees/Twins pitcher is a big time collector in baseball cards. He opens a bunch of high end cards and also has a youtube channel.
Rob Post – https://twitter.com/Robski3030
Ryan Cracknell – Click Here to Follow
Sports Antagonist – Click Here to Follow
Uncle Rich Klein – https://twitter.com/sabrgeek?lang=en