Collect This! A Sports Card Podcast For Collectors, By Collectors

Posted on 2/6/2023

Catch up on all the episodes of CSG’s sports card pod!

After debuting in August of 2022, CSG’s podcast “Collect This!” has become appointment listening for sports card-loving hobbyists. It currently sits in the top 25% of all podcast for listenership.

Hosted by veteran podcaster, bestselling author and sportswriter Alan Goldsher, “Collect This!” offers a new interview each week with an industry heavyweight — sometimes two, sometimes three — who offer their takes on the latest scoops in the world of sports collecting, deliver deep dives into the athletes and card companies loved by collectors and offer up master classes in hobby history.

You can subscribe to “Collect This!” on Apple, Spotify and all major podcast platforms, but you can also visit this page for links to the latest episode.

If you have any questions, please write us at [email protected].

We Love the Nineties, pt. 2

More junk wax era musiings from Alan and author Jon Finkel.

We Love the Nineties, pt. 1

Alan and author Jon Finkel look at their favorite athletes and sports cards of the junk wax era.

Sotheby's Mamba Mentality

Sotheby's executive Brahm Wachter waxes about the current auction scene, Kobe Bryant, GOATs and educating collectors.

Getting Fanatical

Fanatics President of Trading Cards David Leiner discusses the past, present and future of the sports retail giant.

Alt AF, Part 2

Part two of our masterclass in alternative assets featuring experts from Altan Insights and Vincent Alternative Investments.

Alt AF, Part 1

The first half of our masterclass in alternative assets featuring experts from Altan Insights and Vincent Alternative Investments.

CCG Roundtable, Part 2

Four experts from Certified Collectibles Group break down what’s happening in their respective ends of the collecting world.

T206 and Beyond

CCG's Mark Salzburg and legendary collector David Hall pay homage to some of the most beloved cards in the hobby.

LeBron James and the Hobby

A look at the King and what he means to collectors.

2023 Hobby Preview Roundtable

Seven industry experts breakdown what we might see in the world of collecting in 2023.

The Business End

The Action Network's Darren Rovell discusses the overlap between sports betting and card collecting.

CCG Roundtable, Part 1

Certified Collectables Group CEO Steven Eichenbaum and President Max Spiegel offer an overview of the venerable grading company.

Writing the Hobby

ESPN's hobby writer Dan Hajducky discusses the evolution of collecting, circa the 2020s.

World Cup Preview...on the Pitch and in the Hobby

The team from World Football Collection and CSG's go-to soccer card grader Sal DiStefano discuss what we might see in both Qatar and in soccer collectors' collections.

The Intersection Between Collecting and Fantasy

Emmy-winning sports producer Chris Corbellini and Better Sports Network founder Matt Deutsch visit the meeting place between card collecting and fanatsy football.

The Top Step

Card Ladder co-founders Josh Johnson and Chris McGill discuss their innovative sports card value index.

Inside the Chuckster

Author Timothy Bella discusses his epic Charles Barkley book Barkley: A Biography.

Bo Knows Podcasts

Bestselling author Jeff Pearlman discusses his acclaimed biography of two-sport legend (and hobby hero), Bo Jackson.

Rookie (Card) of the Year? - An Homage to Julio Rodriguez

Matt Musico (Elite Sports NY) and Collector Pete Lacombe salute Seattle Mariners phenom, Julio Rodriguez.

NBA Card Roundtable

Darren Herman (Bain Capital), Jake Roy (90s Bball Cards) and Jon the Basketball Card Guy discuss potential NBA card trends.

A Salute to the 1952 Mickey Mantle Topps Card

Andy Broome (CSG), Simeon Lipman (Antiques Roadshow) and David Seideman (Forbes) pay homage to arguably the most beloved sports card.

2022-23 NBA Preview…on the Court and in the Hobby

Sam Farber (Goldin) and Alan preview of what could happen on the court and in the hobby during the 2022-23 NBA season.

Opening the Vault

PWCC Marketplace’s Jesse Craig takes us on an aural tour of his company’s legendary vault.

Aaron Judge, Broken Records and the Hobby

CSG’s Susan Lulgjuraj discusses how collectors might react to the New York Yankees slugger’s magical 2022 season.

Breaking Good

Tom Kulczewski (Real Breaks and Real Sportscards) offers up a primer in sports card breaking.

Fractional Ownership Summit

Evan Beard (Masterworks), Ezra Levine (Collectable) and Rob Petrozzo (Rally) break down the whats, whys and hows of fractional ownership.

Auction Summit

Tony Giese (Heritage Auctions) and Ryan Friedman (Auction Report) wax about the past, present and future of sports auctions.

Invest This!

Bain Capital’s Darren Herman offers strategies for investing in sports cards, with an accent on the NBA.

2022 NFL Preview…on the Field and in the Hobby

Alan Goldsher flies solo for this look at what kind of card movement we might see during (and after) the 2022 NFL season.

A Soccer Collecting Master Class

Umberto Paolucci and Matteo Pella, curators of the world’s most valuable soccer memorabilia collection, discuss which cards new soccer collectors should consider investing in.

Breaking Down the $12.6 Million Mickey Mantle Card Sale

Heritage Auctions’ Joe Orlando offers insight on the largest reported sports card sale in history.

Appraise This!

CSG’s Andy Broome and Antique Roadshow’s Simeon Lipman take listeners into the world of card and memorabilia appraisal.

Hobby Class is in Session

Rich Mueller, the founder of Sports Collectors Daily, discusses the evolution of content for collectors. 

Free Association, Vintage Baseball Edition

Hobby legend Joe Orlando plays a game of free association, offering his takes on some of the baseball players most beloved by fans and collectors.

A Love Letter to Air Jordans

Sneaker-heads DJ Skee, Dylan Dittrich (Altan Insights) and Tone Stakes (Game-Used Tone / Fanatics) deliver their history of the world’s most iconic sneakers.

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