The Card Beat: Sports Collectibles News for January 26, 2015
We've traveled to the far corners of the World Wide Web to track down the top sports card and memorabilia stories for today, January 26, 2015. Here are the headlines, as reported by The Cardboard Connection and other leading news publications and blogs:
From The Cardboard Connection:
- 14 Ernie Banks Cards That Show His Love for Life and Baseball - Ernie Banks was one baseball player people seemed to only say positive things about. It's the way he carried himself. Here are 14 Ernie Banks cards that exude that positive spirit and will leave you smiling.
- 2015 Cryptozoic Arrow Season 1 Autographs Guide - Get full details on all the 2015 Cryptozoic Arrow Season 1 Autographs including a full gallery, checklist, short print info and more. Signers include Katie Cassidy and Willa Holland.
- 2015 Donruss Baseball Cards - 2015 Donruss Baseball brings back a mix of old brands, inserts and designs, creating a potpourri of the familiar for those who collected the various Donruss sets in the 1980s and ’90s. Hobby boxes have three total autographs and memorabilia cards.
- 2014-15 Panini Gold Standard Basketball Cards - Panini's latest basketball set is scheduled to drop later this week. The full checklist has been added.
- 2014-15 Upper Deck Trilogy Hockey Cards - The checklist is up now ahead of this week's release.
- 2014-15 SPx Basketball Cards - Here's another checklist for a set coming out this week.
- 2015 Funko Big Trouble in Little China Reaction Figures - 2015 Funko Big Trouble in Little China Reaction figures are new and retro at the same time. The action figures feature key characters from the John Carpenter film done in a style reminiscent of Kenner toys from the 1980s.
Sports Collectibles News From Around the Internet:
- Ohio Youth Wins Dream Trip to Super Bowl XLIX as Panini Super Bowl Kid Reporter, The Knight's Lance
- Weekly redemption report Jan. 23, 2015, Topps
- Former Senior Zynga and Electronic Arts Executive Steven Chiang Joins Topps’ Board of Directors, Yahoo