The Card Beat: Sports Collectibles News for February 4, 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 4, 2014. Here are the headlines, as reported by The Cardboard Connection and other leading news publications and blogs:
From The Cardboard Connection:
- 2014 McFarlane NBA 25 Sports Picks Figures - 2014 McFarlane NBA 25 Sports Picks figures feature a mix of veteran superstars and debut pieces. Kevin Durant, Paul Geroge and Michael Carter-Williams headline.
- 2014 Topps Garbage Pail Kids C Variations Head to the Olym-Picks - Learn about all the 2014 Topps Garbage Pail Kids C Variations. Get a full checklist, images and much more. The cards stick with the set’s Olym-Pick theme.
- 2014 Leaf Metal Draft Football Cards - 2014 Leaf Metal Draft Football is an all-autograph release focused on incoming rookies and prospects. Highlights include autographed art cards, limited parallels and autographs from top high school players.
- 2010 Topps Series 1 Baseball Cards - 2010 Topps Series 1 Baseball looks at the game's past, present, and future. In addition to autograph, relic, and insert cards, SP variations add a chase for collectors centered around the unlikely trio of baseball legends, pies and Abraham Lincoln.
- 2007 Topps Star Wars 30th Anniversary Trading Cards - 2007 Topps Star Wars 30th Anniversary is one of the biggest and most comprehensive sets of trading cards to come from the franchise. The set includes the first autograph card of Harrison Ford.
- Stan Musial Cards, Rookie Cards and Autographed Memorabilia Guide - Comprehensive guide to buying Stan Musial cards and autographed memorabilia. Get details on his rookie card, tips on how to spot an authentic signature and more.
- Steve Nash Cards, Rookie Cards and Autographed Memorabilia Guide - Comprehensive guide to Steve Nash cards and autographed memorabilia. Get a full rookie card checklist, signature analysis and more.
- Steven Stamkos Rookie Cards and Autograph Memorabilia Guide - Steven Stamkos is one of hockey’s top scoring threats. Get a full rookie card checklist, autographed memorabilia highlights and more with this handy guide.
Sports Collectibles News From Around the Internet:
- Mint Condition: The Joys of Father-Daughter Baseball Card Collecting, Sports on Earth
- Ken Griffey Jr. Shares the Stories Behind His 1989 Upper Deck Rookie Card, The Sporting News
- Preview Images of 2013-14 SPx Hockey, Upper Deck Blog
- New York Giants’ John Mara on Memorabilia Lawsuit: "We're Very Confident This Will Be Thrown Out", Giants 101
- Olympic Pin Collection Spans Decades, Features Over 900 Pieces, WBIR-TV
- Fake Autographs Bring in Hundreds of Millions in Cash for Criminals, WWBT
- Panini America Previews the Rookie Royalty Coming to 2013 Crown Royale Football, The Knight's Lance