The Card Beat: Sports Collectibles News for February 6, 2015
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 6, 2015. Here are the headlines, as reported by The Cardboard Connection and other leading news publications and blogs:
From The Cardboard Connection:
- Bracket Battle: The Greatest Topps Baseball Set of All-Time - 2015 Topps Baseball marks the 64th consecutive year for the flagship set. A traditional bracket has 64 slots. It's time to battle and pick the greatest Topps baseball set of all-time. Vote now for bracket rankings.
- What Is Going on with the 2015 Topps Derek Jeter Card? - The hobby sees some strange things — like a 2015 Topps Derek Jeter base card selling for $100 (and being paid for). Just don’t expect the one you have to get that much.
- Top 10 Selling Sports Card and Trading Card Hobby Boxes - Get a list of the top 10 selling sports card hobby boxes for the week of January 28 and February 3, 2015 based on quantity of completed eBay sales. 2014 Topps Chrome Football holds off swelling pre-sales for 2015 Topps Series 1 Baseball.
- Top Philadelphia 76ers Rookie Cards of All-Time - Featuring some of the top players in NBA history, the Philadelphia 76ers are loaded with rookie collecting goodness. Check out the top vintage and modern rookie card options for the 76ers in our detailed guide.
- 2015 Topps Series 1 Baseball Variation Short Prints - A few more Sparkles have been accounted for. See them all.
- 2014 Panini Immaculate Football Cards - The full checklist for Panini Immaculate is here.
- 2014-15 SPx Hockey Cards - Get the updated checklist for Upper Deck's next hockey set.
Sports Collectibles News From Around the Internet:
- Faking It: The Name Game, TSN
- Panini America, Modell’s to Join Forces for 2015 NBA All-Star Weekend Promotions, The Knight's Lance
- The Hobby’s Forgotten Sweet Emotion, Wax Heaven
- Topps Weekly Redemption Report, Topps