The Card Beat: Sports Collectibles News for August 25, 2014
We've traveled to the far corners of the World Wide Web to track down the top sports card and memorabilia stories for today, August 25, 2014. Here are the headlines, as reported by The Cardboard Connection and other leading news publications and blogs:
From The Cardboard Connection:
- 2014 Topps Football Power Players Details and Guide - 2014 Topps Football Power Players is an interactive online program designed to award prizes for unlocking players using card codes found in 2014 Topps Football. Our comprehensive guide includes a complete checklist and info on how collectors can win a variety of prizes.
- Top 10 Selling Sports Card and Trading Card Hobby Boxes - Get a list of the top 10 selling sports card hobby boxes for the week of August 9-15, 2014 based on quantity of completed eBay sales. 2014 Topps Inception Football takes the top spot.
- Capturing Fantasy Football Glory with a Championship Ring, Trophy or Belt - Every year, millions of people vie for fantasy football glory. Fantasy football rings, trophies and belts are the perfect symbol of a great prognosticating mind. Find the perfect option for your league champion with this handy guide.
- 2014 Topps Supreme Football Cards - 2014 Topps Supreme Football is back with the promise of a low-numbered autograph or memorabilia card per four-card box.
- Law of Cards: Beckett v. COMC Becomes a Seinfeld Episode - Beckett Media vs. COMC continues with COMC filing an opposition to a recent Beckett amendment in the case. Paul Lesko has the latest and why it reminds him of a Seinfeld episode.
- Law of Cards: Hexbugs Bug Crypotoic's Hex Trademark App - Cryptozoic had a trademark for their Hex card game approved. They also received an opposition from the creators of Hexbugs. Attorney Paul Lesko has the legal details and what it could lead to.
- 2000 Inkworks Simpsons 10th Anniversary Trading Cards - 2000 Inkworks Simpsons 10th Anniversary is highlighted by several fun insert sets. It's also the first to have Simpsons autograph cards.
- Pittsburgh Penguins Collecting and Fan Guide - Thanks to superstar players like Mario Lemieux, Jaromir Jagr and Sidney Crosby, the Pittsburgh Penguins are a top collecting option. View our complete guide to collecting the Penguins, including top players to collect, autographs, cards, jerseys and more.
Sports Collectibles News From Around the Internet:
- It's Gotta Be the Shoes: Sneak a Peek Inside Panini America’s Immaculate Basketball, The Knight's Lance
- Fathers Share Why They Collect Cards with Their Kids, Upper Deck Blog
- Collectors Universe to Announce Fourth Quarter Fiscal Year 2014 Financial Results on August 28th, Stockhouse