The Card Beat: Sports Collectibles News for January 30, 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 30, 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 of January 21-27, 2014 based on quantity of completed eBay sales. 2014 Topps Series 1 Baseball begins what will likely be a lengthy stay at or near the top.
- 2014 Topps Baseball Power Players Details and Guide - 2014 Topps Baseball Power Players is an interactive online program. The promotion launches with 2014 Topps Series 1 Baseball and offers collectors a variety of prizes, including autographs and a chance at their own Power Collector card.
- Complete Guide to Collecting Basketball Shoes - Shoe collecting has been building in popularity over the years, and basketball shoes are the clear favorite. Check out our complete beginners guide to collecting basketball shoes.
- Law of Cards: Pokemon Versus The Pokellector - Details on a lawsuit where the makers of Pokemon are suing Pokellector,an app maker and website, for trademark infringement. Paul Lesko looks at the case and how it could apply to sports cards.
- 2013-14 Panini Elite Basketball Cards - The full checklist is now available for Panini's latest basketball set.
- 2014 Rittenhouse Star Trek Movies Trading Cards - 2014 Star Trek Movies is the long-awaited set based on Into Darkness. It also comes with elements from the 2009 reboot. Autographs fall two per box. Signers include Chris Pine, Leonard Nimoy, Alice Eve and Simon Pegg.
- Robinson Cano Baseball Cards, Rookie Cards and Autographed Memorabilia Guide - Get a detailed look at Robinson Cano cards and autographed memorabilia. Includes a full rookie card checklist, autograph highlights and more.
- Reggie Jackson Baseball Cards, Rookie Cards and Autographed Memorabilia Guidee - Reggie Jackson baseball cards and autographed memorabilia guide. Includes rookie card info, autograph exemplars and more.
- Reggie Bush Rookie Cards and Autograph Memorabilia Guide - Comprehensive guide to Reggie Bush cards and autographed memorabilia. Get a full rookie card checklist, autograph guide and much more.
Sports Collectibles News From Around the Internet:
- Report: Eli Manning, Giants Named in Bogus Memorabilia Suit, FOXSports.com
- Manning Lawsuit Could Rattle $1.5 Billion Sports Memorabilia Business, Forbes
- Upper Deck Throwback Thursday Create the Caption Promotion: New York Rangers, Upper Deck Blog
- Learning is Difficult (Steppin' Back into NHL Cards), The Diabetic Card Geek