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February 28, 2014
Collectors Universe Certifies Its 50 Millionth Collectible
Since its founding in 1991, the Professional Sports Authenticator (PSA) and PSA/DNA Authentication Services divisions have certified over 22 million trading cards, sports memorabilia items and autographs with a combined estimated market value of over $1 billion.

Among the PSA and PSA/DNA certified items are the baseball bat that sold for $1.2 million in 2004 that was used by Babe Ruth in 1923 to hit the first home run in the original Yankee Stadium. And at the request of the NFL, PSA/DNA has authenticated all of the footballs used in more than a dozen Super Bowl games.

February 28, 2014
NHL, NHLPA Goes Exclusive With Upper Deck for 2014-15 and Beyond
Upper Deck had been the exclusive trading card partner from 2004 through 2009-10, and is currently one of two licensed manufacturers (Panini is the other) through the 2013-14 season. Upper Deck has held NHL and NHLPA trading card licenses since the 1990-91 season.


February 28, 2014
First look: 2014 Topps Football cards
The base set will consist of 440 cards with veterans, rookies, team cards, award winner and more. Topps will include fantasy football statistics on the backs of football cards for the first time.

Each base card will have six parallels: Gold, BCA (pink), STS (salute to service), Black (hobby only), Platinum Foil (hobby only) and printing plates (hobby only). Back are the 1,000-Yard Club and 4,000-Yard Club cards. Topps will also include 1963 Topps Mini designs.


February 27, 2014
Brandon Steiner weighs in on bogus Eli Manning memorabilia
Steiner released a statement via Instagram, insuring their customers that the product they have been receiving is 100% genuine.


February 27, 2014
TV Station Investigates: 'Fake' memorabilia sold at local fundraisers
Across America, local charities will be holding fundraisers to carry out good work in their communities. Many of those events will feature silent auctions, tables full of gift baskets and other goods and services donors can buy, with the proceeds benefiting the charities.

An investigation now reveals some of the highest-end items at these charity auctions may be fake.


February 27, 2014
Top 10: Most expensive sporting memorabilia in history
There have been some truly staggering sums of cash handed over by individuals in the past looking to get their hands on a piece of sporting history.


February 26, 2014
Red Sox catcher Carlton Fisk 1975 World Series souvenir hits market
Collectors with deep pockets will have a chance to buy a souvenir from that dramatic moment later this year, when Robert Edwards Auctions puts the baseball that Fisk hit just after midnight on that October night up for sale this spring.


February 26, 2014
Investing in sports memorabilia: How to hit a home run
Financial fluctuations can also play havoc with even the most robust sporting stockpile, although buying quality, high-end items seems to be the best way to ensure that your collection is as recession-proof as possible.


February 26, 2014
Suit: Collector bought bogus autographs for 130K
A sports memorabilia auctioneer awaiting sentencing for fraud, his business partner and a memorabilia appraiser have been accused of misrepresenting the authenticity and value of four baseballs they said were signed by four inductees of the National Baseball Hall of Fame.


February 25, 2014
Ali-Liston championship gloves set boxing auction record at $837,000
Consigned from Ali's hall of fame trainer Angelo Dundee's estate, the gloves achieved a 116.7% increase on the previous record of $385,848 from 2012, jointly held by the very same pair and another from Ali's Fight of the Century against Joe Frazier in 1971.


February 25, 2014
Joe Jackson’s rookie bat outsells Babe Ruth’s pocket watch at auction
A bat used during the rookie season of Shoeless Joe Jackson fetched $958,000 through Heritage. Ruth's pocket watch — a championship ring of sorts, given to him for winning the 1923 World Series with the Yankees, went for $717,000. They were hoping for at least $750,000.


February 25, 2014
Latest Jewish Major Leager Baseball Card Set Available March 15
The seventh edition of Jewish Major Leaguer Baseball Cards – a 50-card set largely focused on events in baseball involving Jewish players over the last four years, will be released on March 15.

The 2010 edition, the fifth update, was thought to be the last. However, popular demand, contributions and encouragement from supporters – and a whole new crop of players along with World Baseball Classic participation – has led to a new, 2014 edition, available now for preorder.


February 24, 2014
Are There Flaws in the Graded Card Scale Due to Printing Technology?
Collectors, dealers, and auction houses spend hundreds of thousands of dollars, every year, on grading services.

This practice has become an important part of the hobby because it has helped to eliminate the personal bias regarding condition that used to be so common between collectors and dealers. However, are the current grading scales fair?


February 24, 2014
NFL Legends, Stars Bring Bang to 2013 National Treasures
Panini America’s upcoming 2013 National Treasures Football is shaping up to be a product that has everyone talking.


February 23, 2014
Sports memorabilia nets millions at auction
Several items that once belonged to sporting legends such as Babe Ruth, Muhammad Ali and "Shoeless" Joe Jackson went up for auction Saturday evening in New York, fetching millions of dollars.


February 23, 2014
NFL needs to adopt authentication program from baseball to prevent further memorabilia headaches
A New Jersey memorabilia dealer named Eric Inselberg filed an explosive lawsuit last month that claims Eli Manning and the Giants passed along counterfeit game-used helmets, jerseys and other items that were later sold to unsuspecting fans.


February 23, 2014
Panini Serves Up Seattle Seahawks Super Bowl Cards
It took an MVP-clinching interception return in Super Bowl XLVIII, but Seattle Seahawks linebacker Malcolm Smith finally has his first NFL trading card. It’s part of the special 18-card Super Bowl XLVIII Champions set that Panini America is distributing this week. In addition to 10 cards honoring key players from the 2013 Seahawks roster, the set includes eight cards featuring telling action photography from Super Bowl XLVIII.


February 22, 2014
Online auction for Joe Frazier memorabilia
The auction contains 192 lots, most of which include multiple items. There are oversize boxing gloves used to promote Frazier's fights against Ali, George Foreman, and Jerry Quarry.


February 22, 2014
Another Babe Ruth Watch: SCP Offering Last Appearance at Yankee Stadium Memento
It is well documented that the vast majority of Ruth’s personal memorabilia was gifted to the National Baseball Hall of Fame shortly after his death. The watch is the only significant Babe Ruth artifact ever offered to the public with direct Ruth family provenance. The watch is estimated to sell for upward of $500,000.


February 21, 2014
Lost national championship ring returned after 25 years
Becoming a champion changes your life forever. Olympians get a gold medal to mark their moment in history. For others, it's a trophy or a ring. But what if that testament to all the hard work and sacrifice disappeared?


February 21, 2014
SBay Super Box Enters Relatively Uncharted Territory With $3,000 Pack
After Panini became the first company to produce packs with a price tag above $1,000, Sbay decided to dive into high end basketball on their own. Although their release features impressive material, just about every one of their previous releases have been nothing short of a colossal disappointment.


February 21, 2014
First look: 2014 FIFA World Cup Brazil Prizm soccer cards
The set will feature 24 packs with six cards in each pack. The base set will contain 200 cards with players from all 32 qualifying teams. The World Cup starts June 13 and ends July 12.

The set will feature autographs from many top soccer players. The autographs, which boast a checklist of around 50 players, will have Prizm Signatures (numbered to 25 or less) and Black Prizm Signatures (1-of-1). Some autographs will also include Combo Signatures featuring more one than one player and are numbered to 10 or less.


February 20, 2014
Sports memorabilia collecting - a history
Sports memorabilia is one of the most prevalent forms of collecting, but where did it all start?


February 20, 2014
Henrik Lundqvist’s Stadium Series helmet up for auction
The helmet New York Rangers goalie Henrik Lundqvist wore during the Stadium Series is up for auction through Steiner Sports.

The helmet features images of New York Yankees stars Babe Ruth, Joe DiMaggio and Lou Gehrig.


February 20, 2014
Michael Sam, signs autograph deals with five trading card companies
Sam's agent, Cameron Weiss, says that the defensive end will have signed products available with Topps, Upper Deck, Panini, Sage and Press Pass.


February 19, 2014
Has baseball reached peak bobblehead?
With over 2.5 million given away last year alone, bobbleheads could be in a bubble...


February 19, 2014
On the Run at Super Bowl XLVIII Chasing Signatures
There were so many overlapping events on Saturday, it was hard to select what to do.


February 19, 2014
2014 Topps Tribute packs some non-traditional Relics — and plenty of autos
Topps Tribute has some new design touches on the autographs, some new types of jumbo memorabilia cards and a more futuristic look. Higher-end inclusions include Game-used cards with swatches, jumbo batting gloves, bat knobs, dual autographs and more.


February 18, 2014
Bob Feller Museum's future is under a cloud
The business model is failing, now that the Hall of Famer is gone.


February 18, 2014
A Ticket To Derek Jeter's First and Second Game May Be Worth More Than His Last Game
The ticket from Jeter’s premiere was for a road game attended by Northwesterners, few of whom had a rooting interest in anyone wearing the Yankees’ pinstripes.


February 18, 2014
Hobby Odds & Ends: From Wagner to West Coast Shows
This Excellent Condition Wagner ended up in the Baseball Hall of Fame.


February 17, 2014
Derek Jeter, Mariano Rivera to enter Baseball Hall of Fame together?
A major league baseball Hall of Fame voter is proposing that the Baseball Writer's Association of America adjusts its rules to allow Yankees legends Derek Jeter and Mariano Rivera to be inducted into the Baseball Hall of fame together.


February 17, 2014
Marcus Hall Cashes in on Michigan Stadium Double Salute
Hall's eligibility has expired, which means he's free of NCAA restrictions and can make money off his signature moment as a Buckeye – the double salute he threw up shortly after getting tossed before halftime of the Ohio State's 42-41 victory over Michigan in November.


February 16, 2014
Collection Runs the Bases of Baseball History
Tom Larwin, who was tasked with going through the enormous collection, said it was like Christmas when the 600 boxes arrived on the research center’s doorstep.

“The collection we're receiving today goes back to the 1870s: books, periodicals, newspapers, score sheets, raw data,” Larwin said.


February 16, 2014
First look: 2014 Leaf Best of Football: Unopened Edition
If you are looking to rip unopened wax from years ago, Leaf is giving you that option. The company announced 2014 Leaf Best of Football: Unopened Edition, which features sealed football boxes from the last 20 years.

Each box of 2014 Leaf Best of Football: Unopened Edition will contain one sealed box and one History of Football Cut Signature card, which includes Pro and College Hall of Famers, Heisman Trophy Winners, Pro Bowlers and more. Some of the names on the cut signature checklist include Dan Marino, Drew Brees, Joe Namath, Vince Lombardi, Jim Brown and Walter Payton.


February 16, 2014
Panini America’s Weekly Redemption Card Update: Strasburg, Bernard, Bera, More
If you have specific redemption questions, you can contact the Panini America Customer Service department via email at hobby@paniniamerica.net and the Panini America Customer Service Manager via Twitter.


February 15, 2014
1974 Flyers to highlight Spring 2014 Expo autograph lineup
The Sportcard & Memorabilia Expo Stars of the Game autograph guest list will celebrate the 40th anniversary of the Philadelphia Flyers first Stanley Cup victory. Already announced a few months out, 1974 heroes Bill Barber, Bobby Clarke and Bernie Parent will sign autographs at the Spring 2014 Expo on May 3.


February 15, 2014
Russell Wilson signs his outstanding Panini autograph redemptions
Wilson signed for four hours, which included cards from 2012 Crown Royale, 2012 National Treasures and 2012 Contenders. Collectors have been waiting for a while for these cards, including some for more than a year.


February 14, 2014
Making Money With Sports Memorabilia
If you can bear to part with them, your sports memorabilia can provide a handsome return when taken to auction, as museums and other fans battle to own the one-off pieces. Take a look at these record-breaking sales, as certified by the Guinness World Records.


February 14, 2014
Two men have been indicted for a $60,000 scheme involving the sale of counterfeit baseball cards on eBay.
Steven Norris, 38, of Brecksville and his brother, Scott Norris, 40, of Milton, PA are named in a nine-count indictment, including charges of mail fraud and wire fraud.The baseball cards involved include Babe Ruth and Mickey Mantle cards.


February 14, 2014
NBA All-Stars Get Art Collection Treatment from RareInk
RareInk’s mission is to create extraordinary and accessible art for fans and, to make its art more accessible than ever, RareInk is offering the 10-piece All-Star collection at 50 percent off through All-Star Sunday – Feb. 16.


February 13, 2014
Sports collectors duped by bogus memorabilia seller
Three Pennsylvania sports collectors are among dozens across the country who had fallen victim to a con-artist who specialized in sports memorabilia.


February 13, 2014
Bonds with athletes become gold for memorabilia dealer
Shaun Hagglund’s world is a sports fan’s dream in which he is both dream maker and old-fashioned sports hustler. To his biggest fans Hagglund has taken the world of sports collectibles, which has seen more downs than ups, to new and unique levels.


February 13, 2014
Polite Autograph Seeker Makes Big Impression on PGA Tour Players
PGA Tour players sign thousands of autographs each year. Most of their encounters with fans are quick and forgettable. But recently, a young fan made quite an impression on players.

12-year-old Davess Vertugo hands the signee a thank-you card. These are homemade tokens of his appreciation, complete with photos and an explanation of why he's at the tournament.


February 12, 2014
The gloves Muhammad Ali used to beat Sonny Liston in 1964 could raise $500,000 at auction
“These are the very gloves that Ali wore when he claimed his first Heavyweight Championship,” said Chris Ivy, Director of Sports Collectibles at Heritage Auctions. “It’s hard to imagine a more important or evocative piece of boxing memorabilia. Ali is the greatest of all time, no doubt, and these gloves were part and parcel of his first step to sports immortality.”


February 12, 2014
Collector Questions Baseball's Authenticity
JSA claims the autograph was a fake, citing its atypical slant, the age of the ink and more. JSA also claims the ball was made after Babe Ruth died.


February 12, 2014
Robert Griffin III Responds to Wedding Invitation with Autographs
When you send a wedding invitation to your favorite NFL player, odds are you don't expect much in return. One lucky fan got a lot more than he expected from Redskins quarterback Robert Griffin III, who sent him a signed invitation and playing card in response to his wedding invite.


February 11, 2014
Why You Should Buy Babe Ruth's 1923 Pocket Watch
Perhaps it’s only fitting that the auction house billing itself as the “World’s Largest Collectibles Auctioneer” is selling the greatest piece owned by the greatest player on the greatest team in history.


February 11, 2014
Panini America Offers Detailed First Look at 2013 National Treasures Football
Every eight-card box of 2013 National Treasures Football will yield two base cards, Rookies or Legends numbered to 99 or less, three autographs numbered to 99 or less and three memorabilia cards numbered to 99 or less.

The product is also set to deliver an unrivaled selection of on-card autographs, rare memorabilia, memorabilia booklets and Hall of Fame cut autographs.


February 11, 2014
First look: 2013-14 In The Game Used
In The Game is bringing back a former product. The Canadian card company is releasing 2013-14 Used, 10 years after the original. The packs feature four cards, all with game-used memorabilia. Each box will have four game-used memorabilia cards: a Single, Double, Triple and Quad Game-Used Memorabilia cards.


February 10, 2014
Damien Berry's, Jamie Sharper's Super Bowl rings sold at auction
Berry initially disputed that he had sold the ring before Goldin Auctions provided proof of a sales agreement and check made out to the former NFL player. Berry is no longer disputing the sale.


February 10, 2014
Diamond Kings return in 2014 Donruss — as do other inserts
When the newest incarnation of Donruss returns to the baseball card field later this month, it will be the first in several years and the first baseball set under the brand name for Panini America.


February 9, 2014
2014 Goldin Auctions Winter Auction Tallies $2.3 Million
2014 Goldin Auctions Winter Auction Tallies $2.3 Million

Collectors claim more than 1,100 lots including Michael Jordan UNC recruiting letters, 2012 Ravens Super Bowl ring, Jackie Robinson and Mickey Mantle bats and more.


February 9, 2014
Panini America Plans Special Case Incentive for 2013-14 Totally Certified Hockey
Panini announced the exclusive Purple Platinum Mirror parallel set is available in three-card packs as a case-incentive program to distributors. For every case of 2013-14 Totally Certified Hockey on order now or ordered by February 25, distributors will receive one three-card pack. Every card in the set is numbered to 35.


February 9, 2014
Jordan memorabilia auctioned off
Jordan's original college diploma and two recruiting letters sold for more than $50,000 combined, while the uniform fetched $32,682. The items were sold by Goldin Auctions.


February 8, 2014
Babe Ruth signed baseball hammers for $250,500
A Babe Ruth letter in the same auction, written before game six of the 1926 series, realised $71,554.


February 8, 2014
‘Pitch Black’ traces African-American baseball history
The exhibit is rich with memorabilia - there are uniforms, photo montages, trophies and baseball cards. Videos, newspaper clippings and informative wall panels enrich the story.


February 8, 2014
First look: 2014 Bowman Chrome baseball cards
New this year will be Fire diecut Refractor cards, which also will be found with autographed versions. The standard cards will showcase 50 prospects and rookies with the cards also found with Atomic (/99), Xfractor (/25) and 1/1 hobby-only Superfractor versions. The signed cards will be numbered to 25, while those also will have a 1/1 Super to chase.


February 7, 2014
‘Platinum Night’ Auction Includes Ruth Watch, Clay/Liston Gloves
Widely considered to be the most significant article of New York Yankees memorabilia ever to surface, the pocket watch presented to Babe Ruth for his contributions in claiming the franchise’s first World Championship in 1923 is consigned to auction by the gentleman who bought it from Ruth’s caddy in the late 1980s.


February 7, 2014
Topps reveals 2014 football flagship design
The design features the colors of the player’s team. In the example, green and navy blue are heavily used for Seattle Seahawks quarterback Russell Wilson.

Topps also announced Super Bowl XLVIII MVP Malcolm Smith will be getting a card in 2014 Topps. Smith, a linebacker, does not have a trading card yet despite being in the league since 2011.


February 7, 2014
Peggy Fleming's Personal Collection of Olympic and Skating Memorabilia at Auction
On February 16th, Clars Auction Gallery in Oakland, California, will bring to auction what is perhaps one of the most significant and inspiring collections of winter sports memorabilia offered in recent decades.


February 6, 2014
How Much Would You Pay For Jackie Robinson's Bat?
If you need further proof that museum-quality sports memorabilia is still out there for the collector, some of it for the first time, check out Goldin Auctions‘ latest event, which closes February 7th.


February 6, 2014
Memorabilia collector Tracy Martin helped the Travel Channel tell the story of a player who profoundly changed the game.
Martin's memorabilia collection spans more than 150 years.


February 6, 2014
Ken Griffey Jr. Owns Over 100 Copies of His Rookie Card
Griffey also gave some insight into the iconic card, which can fetch over $200 on eBay, saying that he was not actually wearing a Seattle Mariners uniform in the picture.


February 5, 2014
Topps 2014 baseball cards: Cards go to WAR, but decline continues
It's been a dry few years for the card designers at Topps. Does this year's model show any improvement?


February 5, 2014
First look: 2013-14 Court Kings Basketball cards
Court Kings is back after a four-year hiatus, combining art and photography in Panini’s latest basketball offering.

The set will feature four different rookie designs, taking inspiration from many modern sports artists. The set will have 5×7 box toppers along with 10 cards in each box, including an autograph, a memorabilia card and three inserts.


February 5, 2014
Topps Magic is Magnificent
This year's edition of Magic can be found for just under $70. It is very similar to the 2012 edition which was presented as a traditional hobby product after a year of being an online exclusive.


February 4, 2014
Fake autographs bring in hundreds of millions in cash for criminals
The best forgers track down aged ink and antique paper to pull off the con. Others use a sharpie and a little artistic talent.


February 4, 2014
Card Set Review: 1961 Nu-Card Football Issue
Competing head-to-head with Topps and Fleer pro football sets was likely not an option. Maybe it was a rights issue, maybe they just wanted to be different, but Nu-Card went the college route.


February 3, 2014
NFL Super Bowl auction led by $46,000 Sammy Baugh jersey
A jersey from Broncos quarterback Peyton Manning topped its $15,000 high estimate by 120% to realise $33,000 - though the bidder may not have been quite so enthusiastic had the sale been held following Sunday's game.


February 3, 2014
Baseball memorabilia from 1862 game for sale in Maine
An auction house that sold a 148-year-old baseball card is now selling even older baseball memorabilia that features a Union team decimated by a Civil War battle.


February 3, 2014
Seattle Seahawks’ Richard Sherman finally getting hobby attention
The Seahawks cornerback is one of Super Bowl XLVIII’s biggest story lines – the outspoken star helping to lead Seattle to victory against the Denver Broncos.


February 2, 2014
What Will The 2014 Super Bowl Rings Look Like?
The winner of Super Bowl XLVIII between the Seattle Seahawks and Denver Broncos Sunday (2013 NFL Champions) will field design pitches from Jostens and other jewelry companies. Then team officials will decide who will make the rings.


February 2, 2014
Classic auction features game-worn hockey jerseys
The auction features more than 200 vintage and modern game-worn jerseys. Notable vintage gamers include a 1955-56 Canadiens Émile Bouchard gamer, a 1959-60 Maple Leafs Bert Olmstead gamer, and a 1957-58 Red Wings Terry Sawchuk gamer.


February 2, 2014
First look: 2013-14 Ultimate Collection Hockey cards
Each pack will have four cards with one autograph, one Rookie Card and an additional hit whereas each case will have four to five patch cards and one Autographed Ultimate RC numbered to 99 or less.

Some of the highlights include 1-of-1 NHL Shields with rookies as well, Ice Premiere Autograph Patches (numbered to 10), and Ultimate Signature Masterpieces.


February 1, 2014
Maple Leafs superfan Mike Wilson has huge collection of team souvenirs
Astonished guests come upon 2,000-plus Leafs artifacts, arranged in displays that rival the Hockey Hall Of Fame.

But what Wilson values the most in his career collection are the 2,000-plus tales that go with every piece, from the Bob Pulford marble he pulled out of a Post Corn Chex cereal box as a kid, to the door of the old dressing room at Maple Leaf Gardens he bought, re-mounted and covered in autographs.


February 1, 2014
Panini America Offers Detailed First Look at 2013-14 Court Kings Basketball
In March, the artistic side of NBA trading cards will be on full exhibition for the first time in four seasons when Panini returns the popular Court Kings franchise with 2013-14 Court Kings Basketball.

Many of the most colorful elements that made 2009-10 Court Kings Basketball an instant classic return, including rare, autographed 5 by 7 box-toppers, creative renditions of top Rookie Cards, and some downright masterpiece autograph and memorabilia inclusions.


February 1, 2014
Super Bowl Auction Could See $15,000 For Peyton Manning Jersey, $30K-$40K For Jim Brown Jersey
Hunt Auctions will partner with the NFL and the NFL Players Association to host an auction of memorabilia of extraordinary history, and value.


January 31, 2014
Manning Lawsuit Could Rattle $1.5 Billion Sports Memorabilia Business
The Post: “Some of Manning’s alleged fakes were sold through famed memorabilia house Steiner Sports, with whom he had an exclusive deal. Steiner, believing its items to be authentic, sold them “to unwitting customers and sent them via the mail”.


January 31, 2014
Vintage, Graded Cards Part of Leaf’s Legends of the Diamond Baseball
Leaf’s Legends of the Diamond Baseball is just that; a collection of some of the greatest baseball cards the hobby has ever seen. The entire set consists of baseball players who have been retired for 40 years or more so the PSA, SGC or BGS-graded cards that made it into the packout are considered hobby treasures.


January 31, 2014
Authorities seize more than $21 million of counterfeit NFL merchandise
The NFL, along with officials from U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement, announced that more than 202,000 pieces of counterfeit league merchandise, valued at more than $21.6 million, have been seized in the lead-up to the Super Bowl.


January 30, 2014
Eli and Giants created fake memorabilia?
Quarterback Eli Manning and New York Giants brass created bogus “game-worn” football gear to pass off as the real deal — and one of the forgeries is sitting in the Pro Football Hall of Fame, an explosive new lawsuit claims.


January 30, 2014
Denver teammates ask Peyton Manning for autographs
Instead of asking him to donate an autograph for some sort of fundraising endeavor, teammates are eyeing a personal keepsake – as if they’re worried they won’t get another chance.


January 29, 2014
Five Vintage Football Collectibles Worth Buying
The NFL is offering game-used uniform jerseys, cleats, and other pieces, many from recent Super Bowls. And there's a lot more.


January 29, 2014
PSA/DNA ‘Tagging’ Footballs for Super Bowl XLVIII
More than 100 footballs will be used in the upcoming 2014 Super Bowl game, and to protect against possible counterfeiting, every one of them will be “tagged” with a specially-prepared synthetic DNA ink that leaves an invisible-to-the-naked-eye security mark. The sideline pylons and even the coin used for the game-opening coin toss will be marked, too.


January 29, 2014
First look: 2014 Topps Triple Threads baseball cards
When 2014 Topps Triple Threads arrives in hobby shops on Sept. 10, it will include familiar two pack options per box adopted in recent years. One pack will include three base cards, two parallels, a triple Relic and a Unity single-auto jumbo Relic. The other will have three base cards, two parallels a signed triple Relic and a jumbo Unity Relic. Each will be numbered to 36 or less or 99 or less depending on type.


January 28, 2014
Sad, Crazy and Funny Tales About Super Bowl Rings
They have been stolen, lost and returned immediately and lost and returned decades later. Super Bowl champions have sold their rings to pay bills, to buy drugs and to raise money for charity.


January 28, 2014
Infamous World Series bat up for auction
Heritage Auctions is selling a the broken bat that Yankees pitcher Roger Clemens threw at Mets catcher Mike Piazza in the 2000 World Series. The bat was consigned by Jeff Mangold, who was the Yankees' strength and conditioning coach.


January 28, 2014
Super Bowl collectibles as investment -- tricky business
If you're motivated by profit, accept the fact that there is no guarantee and you're taking a gamble. Even if your collectible does go up in value, chances are it won't stay that way indefinitely.


January 27, 2014
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Complete Set of Replica Super Bowl Rings Shows Up on Ebay

This could possibly be the only complete run of Super Bowl Rings available.


January 27, 2014
Stay Away From Marshawn Lynch 2007 Rookie Premiere Autos!
Almost every card listed isn't real - especially if Adrian Peterson or Calvin Johnson is also on the card.


 

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