Just in time for the 2011 National, Panini has announced details on how collectors can get wrapper redemption packs featuring exclusive cards and prizes.
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Panini has released their tracker for the 50 solid gold 2010-11 Gold Standard Basketball cards that were seeded in packs of the recently released basketball card product.
A large selection of Julius Erving basketball memorabilia will hit the auction block this November, care of SCP Auctions.
SCP Auction’s second installment of the Red Auerbach collection has totaled $298,875 in sales. Auerbach’s 1976 championship ring was among the items auctioned.
Panini gives details on the Golden Ticket prizes available to be won in 2010-11 Panini Gold Standard Basketball, as well as a preview of the solid gold cards included with the product.
A pair of love letters written by Michael Jordan are being returned to their original owner after she claimed they were stolen.
Upper Deck’s plans for the 2011 National include several exclusive card sets, giveaways, prizes and card displays. They will also give you incentive to embrace their controversial Certified Diamond Dealer program.
Kobe Bryant is seeking a restraining order against the sports memorabilia company Art of the Game. Bryant and Panini claim the company sold fake Bryant autographs.
Chinese basketball superstar Yao Ming is set to retire. We recap his career and offer our picks for the center’s top rookie cards.
Love letters written by Michael Jordan about 30 years ago are the subject of a potential lawsuit The original owner of the letters claiming they were sold against her wishes.
Mavericks superstar Dirk Nowitzki completes a pair of signings with Panini to autograph cards and limited edition photos.
We rank the top 10 rookies for the 2011 season based on their hobby potential.
Heritage Auctions has another notable auction on tap. The weekly Sunday Internet Sports Collectibles Auction has 243 lots and ends on Sunday, July 3rd. The auction is filled with mainly with baseball pieces but other sports are also represented, including a game-used jersey signed by NBA Finals MVP Dirk Nowitzki. Highlights are listed below with […]
The tributes for the newly crowned World Champion Dallas Mavericks continue to pour in. Legoland Discovery Center in Grapevine, Texas recently unveiled a seven-foot addition to the center that pays homage to Finals MVP, Dirk Nowitzki. The replica is made of more than 25,000 Lego blocks and took nearly 3,000 hours to build. A replica […]
With a lot of cards selling at less than ten percent of their book value, it’s nice to come across a set that has held its value and even exceeds published values regularly. My undervalued set of the month is 1995 Action Packed Hall of Fame Basketball Autographs. Originally available through redemption, this set consists […]
Kyrie Irving signs deal with Panini that gives the basketball card manufacturer exclusive trading cards rights to Irving’s autograph and memorabilia.
Fans of Derrick Williams now have two things to celebrate. He was already expected to go in the top three in the NBA Draft on Thursday night. Now he has signed an exclusive deal with Panini, joining other exclusive NBA players like Kobe Bryant, Kevin Durant, Blake Griffin and John Wall. Griffin and Wall were […]
Part Two This is the conclusion to the “The Top Names for Collectors to Know in the NBA Draft (Part One).” Part one can be found here. Brandon Knight Kentucky Wildcats, Freshman Age: 19 Knight is another “one and done” player that Kentucky coach, John Calipari, is famous for producing. If it were not for […]