The Card Beat: Sports Collectibles News for December 12, 2013
We've traveled to the far corners of the World Wide Web to track down the top sports card and memorabilia stories for today, December 12, 2013. Here are the headlines, as reported by The Cardboard Connection and other leading news publications and blogs:
From The Cardboard Connection:
- 2013 Topps Strata Football Rookie Variations Guide - Did you know 2013 Topps Strata Football has different photos for hobby and retail rookie cards? See side-by-side comparisons of all 50 cards and know exactly what version of the card you're looking to buy.
- Santa Claus Surprises in 2013 Topps Strata Football - Ho, ho, ho! Santa Claus has come to 2013 Topps Strata Football with a shadow box-style autographed relic.
- Michael Jordan Flu Game Shoes Sell for $100K - Suffering from flu-like symptoms, Michael Jordan delivered one of the most memorable performances in sports history, leading his team to a win in the 1997 NBA Finals. The shoes from that amazing night recently sold for over $100K.
- 2013-14 Upper Deck Black Diamond Hockey - Popular with set builders, 2013-14 Upper Deck Black Diamond is out today. Get the complete checklist and a lot more.
- 2013 Select Football Cards - We've added the full checklist ahead of next week's release.
- 2013-14 Panini Timeless Treasures Basketball Cardse - Get the complete checklist for Panini`s newest basketball card set.
- 2013 Upper Deck Thor: The Dark World Trading Cards - Upper Deck's set based on the Marvel blockbuster is starting to hit. Get the full checklist and more.
- 2014 Cryptozoic Ender’s Game Trading Cards - The movie may not have packed a lot of box office punch, but 2014 Cryptozoic Ender’s Game has a lot going for it. The biggest is that Harrison Ford is committed to signing autographs for the set. Boxes have both an autograph and a memorabilia card.
- Jackie Robinson Cards, Rookie Cards and Autographed Memorabilia Guide - Jackie Robinson is a legend among legends. Get a detailed look at his rookie cards, autographs and key memorabilia pieces.
- 2013 Panini Beach Boys Trading Cards - Although the set has been out for a few weeks now, you can now get your hands on the full checklist.
Sports Collectibles News From Around the Internet:
- NHL’s Top Goalies, Greatest Legends, Icons Star in Panini America 2013 Boxing Day Set, The Knight's Lance
- Updating before Update, Night Owl Cards