The Card Beat: Sports Collectibles News for January 31, 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 31, 2014. Here are the headlines, as reported by The Cardboard Connection and other leading news publications and blogs:
From The Cardboard Connection:
- 2014 Topps Baseball Sparkle Variation Spotter - Are your eyes hurting trying to spot the 2014 Topps Baseball Sparkle Variations? We’ve highlighted exactly where you can find them, making them a lot easier to find.
- 2013-14 Panini Court Kings Basketball Cards - Putting a hoops spin on the Diamond Kings name, 2013-14 Panini Court Kings Basketball brings an artistic spin. Ten-card boxes include both an autograph and a memorabilia card.
- 2013-14 Upper Deck Ultimate Collection Hockey Cards - 2013-14 Upper Deck Ultimate Collection Hockey returns with its familiar mix of high-end hits. Every four-card box promises a rookie card, an autograph, and either a memorabilia card or another signed card.
- 2014 Leaf Originals Football Cards - Inspired by a couple of designs from the past, 2014 Leaf Originals Football is an all-autograph release. Every box comes with five signed cards. All are signed on-card.
- 2013-14 In the Game Heroes and Prospects Hockey Cards - Get a head start on collecting some of hockey's upcoming stars. Out today, this CHL-licensed set includes at least four hits per box.
- 2014 Leaf Legends of the Diamond Baseball Cards - Out today, each box includes a graded vintage card from a Hall of Famer or notable snub along with a new art card.
- Roberto Clemente Cards, Rookie Card and Autographed Memorabilia Guide - Comprehensive guide to buying Roberto Clemente cards and autographed memorabilia. Find out about his rookie card, what to look for in an authentic autograph and more.
- Roy Halladay Cards, Rookie Cards and Autographed Memorabilia Guide - Detailed guide to Roy Halladay cards and memorabilia. Includes a full rookie card checklist, details on other important early cards, autographed memorabilia highlights and more.
- 2011 Topps Series 1 Baseball Cards - Take a look back at the set that first gave us Sparkle variations.
- 2011 Topps Series 2 Baseball Cards
Sports Collectibles News From Around the Internet:
- Kendrys Morales’ 2014 Topps Baseball Card is Pretty Funny, Yahoo!
- Hanson Brothers' Jerseys from 'Slap Shot' Up for Auction, The Score
- $21.6 Million in Counterfeit NFL Goods Seized Ahead of Super Bowl, GMA News