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Forum: BASEBALL 11-14-2017, 02:00 PM
Replies: 79
Views: 4,282
Posted By SCR
Fish/Blowout owner will set the market for the...

Fish/Blowout owner will set the market for the passes as he had 18 last year. People in this thread probably know better what he paid, but it was probably roughly $3K each. I paid $2500. Some got in...
Forum: BASKETBALL 10-14-2017, 08:24 PM
Replies: 52
Views: 2,480
Posted By SCR
My tweet isn't all that clear to be honest....

My tweet isn't all that clear to be honest. Essentially SCR makes money, primarily off content written years ago. It's enough that it gets reported & significant. So to offset this - we buy ads to...
Forum: BASKETBALL 10-14-2017, 06:14 PM
Replies: 52
Views: 2,480
Posted By SCR
You don't make money putting up articles &...

You don't make money putting up articles & podcasts with no ads/affiliate links!

No agenda. Initially I cracked a joke at how it was funny Leaf was contesting an autograph the player said was fake...
Forum: Ebay/COMC/Online Selling/Shows/Paypal/Shipping 06-11-2017, 11:36 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 504
Posted By SCR
Don't

Don't
Forum: BASKETBALL 06-11-2017, 11:22 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 409
Posted By SCR
Watch Count dot com

Watch Count dot com
Forum: BASEBALL 06-02-2017, 09:50 PM
Replies: 38
Views: 2,437
Posted By SCR
EPN - it's all about your content. If you're...

EPN - it's all about your content. If you're putting up another checklist, preview, review, etc - I doubt you'll ever make more than a few bucks. You've got to skate where the puck isn't, yet have...
Forum: BASEBALL 06-02-2017, 09:27 PM
Replies: 38
Views: 2,437
Posted By SCR
EPN Affiliate - I owned a card store, power...

EPN Affiliate - I owned a card store, power seller on eBay, top 50 COMC seller, etc. Nothing beat good old free sports card content. They've cut their commissions, but we still get a check each month...
Forum: BASKETBALL 05-29-2017, 03:10 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 599
Posted By SCR
Here is what was available at face value for the...

Here is what was available at face value for the Warriors season ticket wait list members. Regular season ticket holders get tickets slightly cheaper than this. Many of the good tickets are tied to...
Forum: BASKETBALL 05-29-2017, 02:08 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 599
Posted By SCR
You will get refunded. And I would call...

You will get refunded. And I would call immediately, because they probably can still get you in. And if they can't get you in, "sound" real upset, they will more than likely get you good tickets to...
Forum: BASKETBALL 05-29-2017, 02:03 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 599
Posted By SCR
:) Only way to use Cragslist is if they transfer...

:) Only way to use Cragslist is if they transfer the tickets directly into your TM account or Dubs account. Anyone can get a Dubs account - and when they transfer the tickets, those become 100% yours...
Forum: BASKETBALL 05-29-2017, 01:11 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 599
Posted By SCR
Stub Hub is amazing and it's my primary source to...

Stub Hub is amazing and it's my primary source to sell, but specifically for this series, I would only buy on TM or Flash.

Someone at TM or even the Warriors themselves wouldn't care if they got...
Forum: BASKETBALL 05-29-2017, 11:39 AM
Replies: 20
Views: 599
Posted By SCR
Most of my income comes from scalping tickets and...

Most of my income comes from scalping tickets and have sold the DUBS before they won their 1st title, so here is my 2 cents. I personally would stay sway from all the resale sites for the Finals...
Forum: BASEBALL 05-23-2017, 02:58 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 946
Posted By SCR
https://www.psacard.com/Articles/ArticleView/9212/...

https://www.psacard.com/Articles/ArticleView/9212/taking-my-hacks-giving-back-moves-hobby-forward
Forum: FOOTBALL 05-07-2017, 05:24 PM
Replies: 253
Views: 31,935
Posted By SCR
That's true. But I have 0 felony's and he's on a...

That's true. But I have 0 felony's and he's on a 6 year lockdown in a red state. Who's life would you rather have?
Forum: FOOTBALL 05-07-2017, 05:16 PM
Replies: 253
Views: 31,935
Posted By SCR
Maybe those sites have nothing to hide???? Wonder...

Maybe those sites have nothing to hide???? Wonder what kind of info "DNT" Breaks had on his site? I actually don't know....
Forum: FOOTBALL 05-07-2017, 05:13 PM
Replies: 253
Views: 31,935
Posted By SCR
I wish there were more hobby sites that flamed...

I wish there were more hobby sites that flamed away and didn't think so much about what they said in public. Bet less scams would go down.
Forum: FOOTBALL 05-07-2017, 05:08 PM
Replies: 253
Views: 31,935
Posted By SCR
Not sure what you mean. Considering I post maybe...

Not sure what you mean. Considering I post maybe once a month on that site..... it's not something I update very often. Anything scams or shadiness perks my interest big time though. Not many new...
Forum: FOOTBALL 05-07-2017, 04:50 PM
Replies: 253
Views: 31,935
Posted By SCR
My website has nothing to do with this. When I...

My website has nothing to do with this. When I saw the pics I laughed. I would never do it personally. I got scammed the other day on a trade. Block the guy and move on. The moderators here must have...
Forum: BASEBALL 04-07-2017, 09:19 PM
Replies: 33
Views: 1,221
Posted By SCR
It's possible right now. It would take a bit to...

It's possible right now. It would take a bit to set it up and get it right but IBM's watson could do this to a certain degree right now. You probably could get it accurate for a particular set, and...
Forum: BASEBALL 01-19-2017, 11:39 AM
Replies: 243
Views: 22,693
Posted By SCR
Notice the one blogger that could afford to pay...

Notice the one blogger that could afford to pay his own way is always hating on something.
Forum: COINS & CURRENCY 12-27-2016, 12:11 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 663
Posted By SCR
You don't need to learn about trading metals if...

You don't need to learn about trading metals if you're just buying/holding. Certainly there are better times to buy than others, but stretch a Gold chart out 20+ years and it's up.

The gold bars...
Forum: BASEBALL 11-07-2016, 08:03 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 585
Posted By SCR
1) What's your favorite AFL ball park? I...

1) What's your favorite AFL ball park?

I really like all the east side parks. Salt River, Scottsdale Stadium and Mesa.

2) What's the best way to go about getting IP autos?

The players don't...
Forum: FOOTBALL 07-15-2016, 03:18 PM
Replies: 54
Views: 3,271
Posted By SCR
Odell has an autograph deal through Steiner...

Odell has an autograph deal through Steiner Sports. This limits the number of autographs he can sign, for card companies, Steiner itself, for friends/family and even for charity.

Panini, Upper...
Forum: BASEBALL 04-22-2016, 02:56 PM
Replies: 215
Views: 10,782
Posted By SCR
The royalty rate Topps pays to the MLB appears to...

The royalty rate Topps pays to the MLB appears to be higher if they sell through a distributor. Could be one factor into their decision here. Part 8 - An Insider’s Guide to the World of Licensed...
Forum: FOOTBALL 02-16-2016, 06:27 PM
Replies: 36
Views: 1,741
Posted By SCR
Not many companies probably profit directly from...

Not many companies probably profit directly from licensing from the NFL/NFLPA. Nike for example technically loses money on its deal with the NFL, but the fact the swoosh is placed on every athlete in...
Forum: BASEBALL 02-16-2016, 05:56 PM
Replies: 106
Views: 4,882
Posted By SCR
Looks like this has morphed into a different...

Looks like this has morphed into a different discussion, but I doubt you have to worry about Panini getting an MLB properties license. That's because MLB likes to deal with "American" companies ......
Forum: HOCKEY 01-28-2016, 07:16 PM
Replies: 221
Views: 13,695
Posted By SCR
Great thoughts here. This has been COMC's vision...

Great thoughts here. This has been COMC's vision for many years now. I think Tim said something like - "it's only a matter of time before they realize using us is more cost effective" That was in...
Forum: BASEBALL 01-01-2016, 09:06 PM
Replies: 252
Views: 13,026
Posted By SCR
This honestly probably isn't too uncommon in this...

This honestly probably isn't too uncommon in this hobby. Just because someone sells on ebay, doesn't mean they do it for profit. More power to you.

However, I also don't think the guy selling his...
Forum: Ebay/COMC/Online Selling/Shows/Paypal/Shipping 08-18-2015, 02:54 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 1,240
Posted By SCR
News to me that I ran a raffle ..... In...

News to me that I ran a raffle .....

In fact, I was one of the only people to call scam artists like this out by name. Most people are too worried about their reputation or ruffling feathers - I...
Forum: BASEBALL 08-18-2015, 02:06 PM
Replies: 78
Views: 4,400
Posted By SCR
The problem isn't that LCS' are more expensive,...

The problem isn't that LCS' are more expensive, its that there's no margin left in these products for a number of reasons. Most of the 'big' online retailers are actually backed by distributors. Run...
Forum: BASEBALL 06-14-2015, 11:28 PM
Replies: 5,958
Views: 451,066
Posted By SCR
Great thread. Random thoughts: LOL at...

Great thread.

Random thoughts:

LOL at the suggestion the guy made a lot of money on this product.

People are quoting the retail price of the box/case, AKA, the price you would buy it from...
Forum: BASKETBALL 05-03-2015, 08:46 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 1,330
Posted By SCR
This just doesn't work in today's environment....

This just doesn't work in today's environment. Remember what I said that companies don't buy league licenses to make money - it's to open doors/exposure to sell more lucrative products. Making 6-10...
Forum: BASKETBALL 05-03-2015, 05:15 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 1,330
Posted By SCR
I think most collectors don't realize that...

I think most collectors don't realize that contracts with the NBA (or other leagues) aren't meant to generate significant income. For example, the television deals with TNT, ABC/ESPN ... ect are...
Forum: FOOTBALL 11-20-2014, 09:16 PM
Replies: 872
Views: 48,143
Posted By SCR
Let me see if I have this straight ........... ...

Let me see if I have this straight ...........

So thanks to the posters here Panini admits 3 cards are effected.

But then it's 5 more ... and Panini knows exactly how many cards they...
Forum: BASEBALL 11-18-2014, 01:13 PM
Replies: 318
Views: 24,059
Posted By SCR
70% of Panini's collectibles division sales...

70% of Panini's collectibles division sales (which includes American trading cards) IS STICKER ALBUMS

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Forum: BASEBALL 11-18-2014, 10:16 AM
Replies: 318
Views: 24,059
Posted By SCR
Actually it was quite profitable for Topps (and...

Actually it was quite profitable for Topps (and others) to make cards when they were just pieces of cardboard. Think about it - don't you think it would be more profitable to print pieces of paper...
Forum: Ebay/COMC/Online Selling/Shows/Paypal/Shipping 02-17-2014, 07:56 PM
Replies: 89
Views: 5,558
Posted By SCR
Kevin is catering to 3 companies that are trying...

Kevin is catering to 3 companies that are trying to sell. Instead you seem more concerned I didn't give credit to Topps & Upper Deck ... two companies with owners WHO ARE DYING to get out of this...
Forum: Ebay/COMC/Online Selling/Shows/Paypal/Shipping 02-17-2014, 01:02 PM
Replies: 89
Views: 5,558
Posted By SCR
I hope you can understand I don't attend this...

I hope you can understand I don't attend this event with a rosy pair of glasses. I also don't sell anything anymore in this hobby.

The Topps "cocktail party" is their own version of the boys club....
Forum: Ebay/COMC/Online Selling/Shows/Paypal/Shipping 02-14-2014, 07:41 PM
Replies: 89
Views: 5,558
Posted By SCR
Something is certainly different this year. I too...

Something is certainly different this year. I too was banned from the Summit. After promoting the event for free since 2011.

The times I've been, Brian Gray was responsible for bringing in...
Forum: BASEBALL 02-08-2014, 07:37 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 714
Posted By SCR
They just re-financed ~140m and opened a credit...

They just re-financed ~140m and opened a credit facility for another 20m or so.
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