The Card Beat: Sports Collectibles News for December 24
Merry Christmas from the Cardboard Connection team!
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 24, 2013. Here are the headlines, as reported by The Cardboard Connection and other leading news publications and blogs:
From The Cardboard Connection:
- 2013 Panini Boxing Day Trading Cards - 2013 Panini Boxing Day takes the card maker’s popular hobby shop promo north of the border. The Canadian-exclusive set includes a hockey-focused base set and several autograph and memorabilia inserts.
- 2014 Upper Deck Football Cards - 2014 Upper Deck Football delivers some of the first cards of the 2014 NFL rookie class. Hobby boxes include three autographs. Interactive Predictor inserts return.
- 2013-14 Panini Dominion Hockey - Out now, Panini's high-end hockey set makes a switch from late-season to mid. Get the complete checklist and much more.
- 2013 Select Baseball Cards - Now available, see the full checklist and more.
- 2013 Leaf Sports Heroes Trading Cards - Out now, 2013 Leaf Sports Heroes boxes come with six autographs from across the sports spectrum. Get full info and a good chunk of the checklist.
- 1987 Topps Alf Trading Cards - 1987 Topps Alf trading cards capture one of the decade’s biggest phenomenons. Spread over two series, the set includes base cards, stickers and Bouillabaseball cards.
Sports Collectibles News From Around the Internet:
- Teaser Gallery: Panini America Breaks One Early Box of 2013-14 Prizm Basketball, The Knight's Lance
- The Babe Ruth Rookie Baseball Card I Wish I Had Bought, Forbes