The Card Beat: Sports Collectibles News for February 21, 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, February 21, 2014. Here are the headlines, as reported by The Cardboard Connection and other leading news publications and blogs:
From The Cardboard Connection:
- A Q&A on the Legality of Box Breaks with Sweepstakes Law Blog’s Dale Joerling - Paul Lesko interviews Sweepstakes Law Blog author and attorney Dale Joerling on the legal issues involved with sports card box breaks.
- 2014 Topps Tribute Baseball - The high-end set releases today. Get a full checklist, set info and more.
- Law of Cards: Cleveland Indians Score Preseason Win Against Upper Deck - Details on Upper Deck withdrawing its trademark application over the word, Tribe, thus ending a potential legal battle with the Cleveland Indians.
- Leaf Loses Motion for Temporary Restraining Order Against Industry Summit - Leaf lost its motion for a temporary restraining order, which would have enabled the company to attend the Industry Summit. Paul Lesko has the latest details on the case.
- 2014 Topps Turkey Red Baseball Cards - Collectors are starting to receive their boxes of the online-exclusive. We've started compiling a list of print runs for the autographs.
- Tonight on Cardboard Connection Radio – SA-GE, DealerNetB2B - Tonight’s another packed show. Find out who’s going to be on the latest episode of the best sports card talk radio show going today.
- Michael Carter-Williams Rookie Cards Checklist and Guide - Get an updated look at all of Michael Carter-Williams' rookie cards released so far.
- Victor Oladipo Rookie Cards Checklist and Guide - Curious about Victor Oladipo rookie cards? See and learn about them all here.
- Trey Burke Rookie Cards Checklist and Guide - Collectors and fans hope Trey Burke can carry his winning ways from the University of Michigan to the Utah Jazz. Check out a complete rookie card guide for the Rookie of the Year candidate.
- Barry Sanders Cards and Memorabilia Guide - Widely considered one of the top running backs in NFL history, Barry Sanders still had years of elite ability left when he retired. View the complete Barry Sanders rookie card checklist, autograph buying guide and more.
- Bobby Orr Cards, Rookie Cards and Autographed Memorabilia Guide - Bobby Orr is one of hockey’s all-time greats. Learn about his rookie card, other important early cards, autographed memorabilia and more with this handy guide.
- Troy Aikman Cards and Memorabilia Guide - Troy Aikman was one of the most productive players in the 1990s and his HOF play helped the Dallas Cowboys win three Super Bowls. View the full Troy Aikman rookie card checklist, as well as card images and an autograph buying guide.
- Eddie Mathews Cards and Autographed Memorabilia Guide - A member of the 500 Home Run Club, Eddie Mathews cards and memorabilia remain popular. Get details on his rookie card, autographed memorabilia and more.
- 1989 Topps Traded Football Cards - It might not be worth a ton, but 1989 Topps Traded Football has some good-looking rookies of Barry Sanders and Troy Aikman.
Sports Collectibles News From Around the Internet:
- Panini America’s Weekly Redemption Card Update: Superstars, Legends Dot Report, The Knight's Lance
- Are There Flaws in the Graded Card Scale Due to Printing Technology?, Voice of the Collector
- 10 Things Repacks Offer that 2014 Whatever Doesn't, Night Owl Cards