The Card Beat: Sports Collectibles News for July 16, 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, July 16, 2014. Here are the headlines, as reported by The Cardboard Connection and other leading news publications and blogs:
From The Cardboard Connection:
- Site Contest: Win a Free 2014 Topps Archives Baseball Hobby Box - Find out how you can win a 2014 Topps Archives Baseball hobby box.
- 2013-14 Panini Spectra Basketball Cards - Out today, Spectra has more than was originally announced. Boxes come with a handful of extra cards including an additional autographed memorabilia card and regular memorabilia card.
- 2014 Panini Rookies & Stars Football Cards - 2014 Panini Rookies & Stars Football comes with a broad mix of inserts, autographs and memorabilia cards. Hobby boxes have four hits including at least two autographs.
- 2014-15 Upper Deck MVP Hockey - The first set of the new hockey card season is still a few weeks away, but you can get the full checklist now.
- 2014 Upper Deck Exquisite Golf - The complete checklist has been posted.
- Tonight on Cardboard Connection Radio - The Autograph Card, What's New at Leaf - Tonight's another packed show. Find out who's going to be on the latest episode of the best sports card talk radio show going today.
- 2014 Funko San Diego Comic-Con Exclusives - Check out the latest Funko exclusives headed to SDCC.
- Mike Singletary Cards, Rookie Cards and Autographed Memorabilia Guide - NFL defenders are often overlooked in the hobby. Mike Singletary is something of an exception. Find out about his rookie card, other important cards, autographed memorabilia and more.
- Monte Irvin Cards, Rookie Card and Autographed Memorabilia Guide - Monte Irvin is one of the few players to excel in both the majors and Negro Leagues. Here's a look at his rookie cards, autographed memorabilia highlights and more.
Sports Collectibles News From Around the Internet:
- Panini America Quality Control Gallery: 2014 Elite Football, The Knight's Lance
- Hats Off to Mr. Padre, The Chronicles of Fuji
- Ali memorabilia up for auction through Lelands, The Courier-Journal