The Card Beat: Sports Collectibles News for December 20, 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 20, 2013. Here are the headlines, as reported by The Cardboard Connection and other leading news publications and blogs:
From The Cardboard Connection:
- 20 Awesome 1980s Minor League Baseball Cards - Minor league baseball cards from the 1980s are a nice alternative for collectors looking for something more rare than traditional rookie cards from the era. Take a look at some of the decade's best minor league cards.
- Top 15 Basketball Rookie Cards of the 1990s - The 1990s might not have the same rookie star power as the 1980s, but there are some great rookie cards to be found, and many for low prices. We take a look at the top 15 rookie cards from this decade of basketball.
- What’s Hot in 2013 Upper Deck Ultimate Collection Football - Get a real-time look at the hottest cards in 2013 Upper Deck Ultimate Collection Football. Our tracker keeps tabs of the most-watched cards currently up for auction on eBay.
- 2013 Bowman Sterling Baseball - Topps' final baseball set of 2013 is here and it's loaded with autographs. Get a full checklist and more.
- 2013 Topps Triple Threads Football - Officially out today, Topps has given the high-end product a visual overhaul. Get full details and more.
- 2013 Upper Deck Ultimate Collection Football Cards - We've added the complete checklist for Upper Deck's new football set.
- 2013 Leaf Trinity Baseball Cards - Find out which prospects are signing for Leaf's upcoming set. The checklist is now available.
- Law of Cards: Collectors Universe Appears to Win Lawsuit Against Software Developers - Collectors Universe, the parent company of PSA, appears to have won a lawsuit against coin software developers MWP and Matthew Perry.
- Law of Cards: NBA, MLB, NHL, CLC Go After More Alleged Memorabila Counterfeiters - The NBA, MLB, NHL and CLC are teaming up again to try and shut down another batch of websites for allegedly selling counterfeit goods.
- Jonathan Toews Cards, Rookie Cards Checklist, Autographed Memorabilia Guide - Detailed guide to Jonathan Toews cards and memorabilia. Includes a full rookie card checklist, autographed memorabilia highlights, signature exemplars and more.
- Jrue Holiday Rookie Cards and Autograph Memorabilia Guide - Comprehensive guide to buying Jrue Holiday cards and autographed memorabilia. Get a full rookie card checklist, learn how to spot an authentic signature and more.
- Jeremy Lin Cards, Rookie Cards and Autographed Memorabilia Guide - Comprehensive guide to buying Jeremy Lin cards and autographed memorabilia. Includes rookie card checklist, memorabilia highlights and more.
- 2014 Topps US Olympic and Paralympic Team and Hopefuls Review - Find out what we thought of Topps' latest Olympic set.
Sports Collectibles News From Around the Internet:
- Sports Card Store Turns into a Score for Collectors, Loudon Times-Mirror