The Card Beat: Sports Collectibles News for June 13, 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, June 13, 2014. Here are the headlines, as reported by The Cardboard Connection and other leading news publications and blogs:
From The Cardboard Connection:
- 2014 Panini Father’s Day Trading Cards - Panini's latest hobby shop promo set is here. Find out what's in it, where to find it, an evolving checklist and more.
- One-of-One 2014 Panini Prizm World Cup El Samba Parallels Launch on eBay - Get details on a line of one-of-one 2014 Prizm World Cup parallels Panini is offering in the weeks ahead on eBay.
- 2013-14 SP Authentic Hockey Cards - 2013-14 SP Authentic Hockey is back, offering something for both set builders and hit seekers. Every box has three autographs including one autographed Future Watch rookie card.
- 2014 Topps Series 2 Baseball Variation Short Prints Guide - We're continuing to add more variations as they surface. See them all in one convenient place.
- Tonight on Cardboard Connection Radio – This Week at Panini, Father’s Day Promotion - 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 Topps Chrome Mini Football Cards - 2014 Topps Chrome Mini Football is similar to basic Chrome, only smaller. Each hobby box comes with a rookie autograph and a handful of inserts and Refractors.
- 2013-14 Panini Spectra Basketball Cards - 2013-14 Panini Spectra Basketball is a high-end, memorabilia-focused spin on chromium cards. Single-pack boxes come with four autographed memorabilia cards and an additional hit.
- 2014-15 Fleer Ultra Hockey Cards - 2014-15 Fleer Ultra Hockey sees the return of the one-time premium brand as a standalone release. Rather than autographs and hits, the product focuses more on nostalgia and traditional inserts with big designs.
- 2014 Topps Garbage Pail Kids Series 2 Trading Cards - 2014 Topps Garbage Pail Kids Series 2 features a new batch of GPK characters. The set takes on a superhero theme in several areas. Hobby and Hobby Collector boxes return to cater to different types of fans.
- 2014 Funko Pop Buffy the Vampire Slayer Vinyl Figures - Buffy and Willow are joined by some friends and big bads in the 2014 Funko Pop Buffy the Vampire Slayer vinyl figures lineup. They’re part of the Pop Television line.
- Top Neymar Soccer Cards for All Budgets - Neymar is the name that has been creeping into global soccer for years, but after his start to the World Cup, even casual fans and collectors are now aware of his elite ability. Take a look at some of the top Neymar card options currently available.
Sports Collectibles News From Around the Internet:
- World Cup Memorabilia? Look No Further, Wal Street Journal
- World Cup Brings New Fans, New Collectors, KERA News
- Panini America Takes 2014 FIFA World Cup Prizm Mobile with Facebook Game, App, The Knight's Lance
- Panini America’s Weekly Redemption Card Update: Bo Jackson, Golden Tickets, More, The Knight's Lance
- Chris Davis signs exclusive memorabilia deal with Fanatics Authentic, Baltimore Sun