The Card Beat: Sports Collectibles News for June 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, June 16, 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 and Trading Card Hobby Boxes - Get a list of the top 10 selling sports card hobby boxes for the week of June 7-13, 2014 based on quantity of completed eBay sales. 2014 Topps Series 2 Baseball releases in top spot.
- 2014 San Antonio Spurs Championship Gear Guide - The 2014 San Antonio Spurs are NBA champions. Take a look at the various gear that honors the Spurs title team with our helpful guide.
- Beard Stuff: Jayson Werth Bearded Bobblehead Fetching Hair-Raising Prices - The Potomac Nationals have immortalized Jayson Werth with an epic bobblebeard. Find out about the limited edition bobblehead and the prices they have been selling for.
- 2014 Topps Series 2 Baseball Variation Short Prints Guide - Yes, we have even more variations that have been added.
- 2014 Leaf Valiant Football Cards - The full checklist is up for Leaf's new football set.
- 2014 Famous Fabrics Making of America Trading Cards - We've added the base set checklist for this limited edition release.
- 2003 Upper Deck Disney Treasures Series 1 Trading Cards - 2003 Upper Deck Disney Treasures Series 1 is the first of three sets from the card maker to take an encyclopedic look at the history of Disney animation. Highlights include Reel Piece of History film cards and rare sketch cards.
- Ernie Banks Cards, Rookie Card and Autographed Memorabilia Guide - As one of baseball’s greatest ambassadors, Ernie Banks cards and autographed memorabilia are beloved by multiple generations. Get details on his rookie card, other important cards, memorabilia highlights and more.
- Bob Gibson Cards, Rookie Card and Autographed Memorabilia Guide - When you’re one of the greatest pitchers in baseball’s Golden Era, collectors don’t forget you. Here’s a look at Bob Gibson’s cards and autographed memorabilia. Includes rookie card info, other key cards, tips on spotting authentic signatures and more.
Sports Collectibles News From Around the Internet:
- Panini America Quality Control Gallery: 2014 Hot Rookies Football, The Knight's Lance
- CC Sabathia lists home for $1.5M, The Advocate
- Ice show history: A cool look at a seldom-seen, 26,000-piece collection, MinnPost