The Card Beat: Sports Collectibles News for February 24, 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 24, 2014. Here are the headlines, as reported by The Cardboard Connection and other leading news publications and blogs:
From The Cardboard Connection:
- Top 10 Selling Sports Card Hobby Boxes - Get a list of the top 10 selling sports card hobby boxes for the week February 15-20, 2014 based on quantity of completed eBay sales. 2014 Topps Series 1 Baseball continues to lead.
- 2013-14 Panini Gold Standard Basketball SP Variations Guide - Complete guide to the base card sp variations found in 2013-14 Gold Standard Basketball. Includes analysis, card images, print run information, buying guide and more.
- NBA, MLB, CLC, NHL Get a $30 Billion Legal Victory and Nobody Notices - The NBA, NHL, MLB, CLC and more have been awarded a massive judgement totaling more than $30 billion in a suit involving nearly 1,500 websites allegedly selling counterfeit goods. But will they see any of the money?
- 2014 Panini Super Bowl XLVIII Champions Football Cards - 2014 Panini Super Bowl XLVIII Champions Football is an 18-card factory set that commemorates the Seattle Seahawks’ first championship. The set includes the first NFL card of Malcolm Smith, the game’s MVP.
- Al Kaline Baseball Cards and Autographed Memorabilia Guide - Get a detailed look at Al Kaline cards and autographed memorabilia. Includes rookie card info, tips on spotting an authentic signature and more.
- Bobby Hull Cards, Rookie Cards and Autographed Memorabilia Guide - One of hockey’s greatest players in the 1960s, Bobby Hull has lasting appeal in the hobby today. Find out about his rookie cards, autographs, memorabilia and more.
- 1994 Fleer Ultra Beavis and Butthead Trading Cards - 1994 Fleer Ultra Beavis and Butthead trading cards offer a somewhat premium take on the one-time pop culture icons. The set includes 150 cards and ten Scratch ‘n Sniff inserts.
- 2013 Topps Magic Football Review - We busted a box and here are our thoughts.
Sports Collectibles News From Around the Internet:
- Sports Memorabilia Nets millions in NYC Auction: Muhammed Ali's Gloves, 'Shoeless' Joe Jackson's Bat, WBTV
- NFL Needs to Adopt Authentication Program from Baseball to Prevent Further Memorabilia Headaches, New York Daily News
- Fans Share their Fondest Memories of Collecting Upper Deck Trading Cards, Upper Deck Blog
- Teaser Gallery: Panini America Breaks Four Boxes of 2013 Crown Royale Football Hobby, The Knight's Lance