The Card Beat: Sports Collectibles News for July 9, 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 9, 2014. Here are the headlines, as reported by The Cardboard Connection and other leading news publications and blogs:
From The Cardboard Connection:
- 2014 Topps Allen & Ginter Baseball - Likely one of the biggest sets of the year, Allen & Ginter is out today. Get the full checklist and more.
- 2014 Panini Prestige Football - Also out today, collectors get another early look at the incoming rookie class.
- 2014 Topps All-Star Game Baseball Prints - 2014 Topps All-Star Game Baseball Prints are a limited edition collection available exclusively on the Topps website. The main set has 69 prints. There are also six Diamond versions numbered to 10.
- Drawing Dead: 2014 Cryptozoic Walking Dead Season 3 Sketch Cards - Sketch cards are back as one of the hottest hits in 2014 Cryptozoic Walking Dead Season 3 Part 1. Get a full artist list and see all the different styles contributing to the set. It also includes a real-time hot list.
- Tonight on Cardboard Connection Radio – David Gelfman of Rippin’ Wax, Leaf’s Brian Gray - 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 - Take a peek at all of the 2014 Funko San Diego Comic-Con exclusives as they’re announced. Attendees will find figures from several lines including Ghostbusters, Stars Wars, Disney and Adventure Time.
- 2014 Cryptozoic The Hobbit: An Unexpected Journey Trading Cards - 2014 Cryptozoic The Hobbit: An Unexpected Journey trading cards kick off Peter Jackson’s epic trilogy. Highlights include an autograph in every box and randomly inserted art cards.
- Reggie White Cards, Rookie Cards and Autographed Memorabilia - Reggie White is one of the few NFL defenders to find a prominent spot in the hobby. Get details on his rookie cards, other important cards, autographed memorabilia and more.
- Priest Holmes Cards, Rookie Cards, Autographed Memorabilia Guide - A standout running back at the start of the new millennium, Priest Holmes continues to command a solid following in the hobby. Find out about his rookie cards, autographed memorabilia and more.
Sports Collectibles News From Around the Internet:
- First Look at 2014-15 NHL Upper Deck Series One Young Guns, Upper Deck Blog
- Panini America Quality Control Gallery: 2013-14 Spectra Basketball, The Knight's Lance
- Off-duty cop may be in foul territory over Jeter autographs, Chicago Sun-Times
- Lou Gehrig mitt to be auctioned at All-Star FanFest, KARE