The Card Beat: Sports Collectibles News for June 2, 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 2, 2014. Here are the headlines, as reported by The Cardboard Connection and other leading news publications and blogs:
From The Cardboard Connection:
- Top Lionel Messi Cards to Collect - Lionel Messi is easily one of the most exciting modern soccer players and every goal pushes him further up the list of the greatest players of all-time. Take a look at some of his best available cards to date, including images, analysis, buying guide and more.
- Collecting the Greatest World Cup Stars of All-Time - The legacy of the World Cup is only matched by the greatness of the individual superstars. Take a collecting look at 15 of the greatest to ever play in a World Cup.
- 2014 Bowman Sterling Baseball Cards - With three autographs per pack, 2014 Bowman Sterling Baseball delivers the most prospect and rookie of the year. The high-end release also has one rookie or prospect card per pack.
- 2014-15 O-Pee-Chee Hockey Cards - 2014-15 O-Pee-Chee Hockey is highlighted by the sport’s biggest base set of the season. Inserts include a mix of parallels, nostalgic basic inserts, autographs and the final installment of Team Patch Logo cards.
- 2014 Cryptozoic Walking Dead Season 3 Part 1 Trading Cards - THe long-awaited set now has a checklist and a release date (June 25).
- Vladimir Guerrero Cards, Rookie Cards and Autographed Memorabilia Guide - Vladimir Guerrero is one of the greatest Expos of all-time. Heading into the new millennium, he was also one of baseball’s most dangerous hitters. Here’s a look at his rookie cards, autographed memorabilia and more.
- Art Monk Cards, Rookie Card and Autographed Memorabilia Guide - Here’s a look at the cards and autographed memorabilia of Art Monk, one of the greatest receivers of all-time. Check out his rookie card details, other key cards and more.
- Paul Hornung Cards, Rookie Card and Autographed Memorabilia Guide - Paul Hornung was a legendary quarterback at both the college and professional levels. Here’s a look at his rookie card, other key cards and autographed memorabilia.
Sports Collectibles News From Around the Internet:
- Panini’s Must-See Scenes from 2014 NFLPA Rookie Premiere, The Knight's Lance
- Panini America’s Weekly Redemption Card Update: Kyrie, Hopkins, Bagwell, More, The Knight's Lance
- Topps Redemption Update - June 2nd 2014, Topps