The Card Beat: Sports Collectibles News for January 20, 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 20, 2014. Here are the headlines, as reported by The Cardboard Connection and other leading news publications and blogs:
From The Cardboard Connection:
- Which Players Will Gain the Most from a Super Bowl Win? - Denver and Seattle are heading to the Super Bowl. Take a look at some of the players who stand to gain the most in the hobby with a win in a couple of weeks.
- Law of Cards: Restitution Ordered for Some, Not All, in Jersey-Gate - Fines have been made for some of the defendants in the massive sports memorabilia case that even caught some sports cards companies. Paul Lesko has the details.
- Law of Cards: Is Upper Deck Going to Fight Cleveland Indians Over Tribe Trademark? - Could an old settlement with MLB come back to hurt Upper Deck’s chances in a trademark dispute with the Cleveland Indians?
- 2013-14 Panini Playbook Hockey Cards - 2013-14 Panini Playbook Hockey hits the ice for the first time with a book card in every box. Three-card boxes also come with a second autograph or memorabilia card.
- 2014 Topps Chrome WWE Wrestling Cards - 2014 Topps Chrome WWE Wrestling features Championship Medallions and a variety of autographs, relics and inserts. Hobby boxes include two hits.
- 2014 Topps US Olympic and Paralympic Team and Hopefuls Trading Cards - We've compiled a detailed checklist for the recent release ahead of the start of the Sochi games.
- 2013 Leaf Sports Heroes Trading Cards - We have an updated checklist as well as short print info for Leaf's recent multi-sport set.
- 1995 Fleer Ultra Spider-Man Trading Cards - 1995 Fleer Ultra Spider-Man brings a more upscale feel to comic trading cards. The premium set includes painted artwork throughout its 150-card base set and several insert sets.
- Ultimate Warrior Cards and Memorabilia Guide - The Ultimate Warrior was one of the most intense and controversial superstars in professional wrestling history. Get a detailed look at his key cards and memorabilia.
Sports Collectibles News From Around the Internet:
- Collector Turns Down $110,000 for Game-Worn Gretzky Jersey, Edmonton Journal
- Recapping Panini America’s Weekend at the NFLPA Collegiate Bowl, The Knight's Lance
- 2013 Panini America’s Pastime Baseball, A Pack to Be Named Later
- Another Undocumented Error Card: 1961 Nu-Card Mel Melin, Nearmint's Vintage Football Card Blog
- Modell’s Sporting Goods Forced to Donate $500,000 in Patriots AFC Championship Clothing, Yahoo