The Card Beat: Sports Collectibles News for January 13, 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, January 13, 2014. Here are the headlines, as reported by The Cardboard Connection and other leading news publications and blogs:
From The Cardboard Connection:
- Where Are All the Richard Sherman Autograph Cards? - With few cards to choose from, Richard Sherman autograph cards are fetching prices normally reserved for top rookies and quarterbacks, not cornerbacks.
- Kickstart Your Collection of Masahiro Tanaka Cards - Get a head start to collecting Masahiro Tanaka cards ahead of his MLB debut. Learn about his key Japanese cards and those produced by Topps for the 2009 World Baseball Classic.
- 2014 Topps Finest Baseball Cards - Nobody can accuse 2014 Topps Finest Baseball of not being colorful. Hobby boxes come with a pair of on-card autographs.
- 2013-14 Panini Intrigue Basketball Cards - 2013-14 Panini Intrigue Basketball arrives with a hits-heavy configuration that includes four total autographs and memorabilia cards in every 11-card box.
- LeGarrette Blount Rookie Cards Checklist and Guide - After a couple of record-breaking postseason games, LeGarrette Blount cards are soaring. Get a full rookie card checklist and more.
- Nathan MacKinnon Rookie Card Guide - Get an updated look at all of NHL's rookie points leader.
- EJ Manuel Rookie Card Checklist and Guide - EJ Manuel's season may be over but the rookie cards continue to hit. Get comprehensive break down of what's currently available.
- 2002 Topps Lord of the Rings: The Fellowship of the Ring Collector’s Update Trading Cards - 2002 Topps Lord of the Rings: The Fellowship of the Ring Collector’s Update fills in gaps left by the first set. The chase is led by the first costume cards for the franchise.
- 2013 Panini Absolute Football Review - We busted a box and now here are out thoughts on Panini's recent football release.
- Matt Ryan Cards, Rookie Cards and Autographed Memorabilia Guide - Comprehensive guide to buying Matt Ryan cards and autographed memorabilia. Get a full rookie card checklist, autograph exemplars and more.
- Mike Piazza Rookie Cards and Autograph Memorabilia Guide - Comprehensive guide to buying Mike Piazza cards and autographed memorabilia. Get a full rookie card checklist, analysis, signature highlights and more.
Sports Collectibles News From Around the Internet:
- The Sad, Lonely, Ridiculously Valuable Story Of A Championship Ring, With Leather
- 1992 Duke-Kentucky Laettner Jersey Sells for $119500 at Auction, CBSSports.com
- Oregon Auctioning Off Player Jerseys for Insane Prices, FOXSports.com
- Panini America Offers Redemption Details for 2013 Elite Extra Edition Baseball, The Knight's Lance
- Topps Redemption Update - January 13th 2014, Topps
- ITG Pioneering Again, According to Dr. Price