The Card Beat: Sports Collectibles News for June 20, 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 20, 2014. Here are the headlines, as reported by The Cardboard Connection and other leading news publications and blogs:
From The Cardboard Connection:
- Green Monster Greats: 10 Most Collectible Boston Red Sox of All-Time - We count down the top 10 Boston Red Sox of all-time from a strictly hobby perspective. Players include Roger Clemens, Ted Williams and David Ortiz.
- Seattle Seahawks Super Bowl XLVIII Ring Revealed - Get the complete details on the Seattle Seahawks Super Bowl XLVIII rings. Includes images, a detailed breakdown of the design, gem count and more.
- 2014 Topps Strata Football Cards - 2014 Topps Strata Football returns, once again largely focusing on shadow box-style autographed memorabilia cards. Hobby boxes deliver one such card as well as an additional autograph and relic card.
- 2013-14 Panini Select Basketball Cards - The checklist is here ahead of next week's release.
- 1996 Topps Return of the Jedi Widevision Trading Cards - 1996 Topps Return of the Jedi Widevision trading cards showcase the final film of the original trilogy as it was shown on the big screen. Inserts include Finest cards featuring Ralph McQuarrie artwork.
- 2014 Funko Terminator ReAction Figures - The Terminator is back, this time in a line of retro-style action figures. Take a look at all the 2014 Funko Terminator ReAction Figures. The T800 is joined by Sarah Connor, Kyle Reese and more.
- Law of Cards: The Card Collector Fights Back Against Beckett’s Copyright Claims - The makers of The Card Collector are fighting a lawsuit brought against them by Beckett, who alleged the software maker stole Beckett’s pricing data. Attorney Paul Lesko has the details.
- Pee Wee Reese Cards, Rookie Card and Autographed Memorabilia Guide - Pee Wee Reese was one of the most beloved players of his era and a Brooklyn Dodgers legend. Find out about his rookie card, autographed memorabilia and much more.
- Orlando Cepeda Cards, Rookie Card and Autographed Memorabilia Guide - When it comes to Hall of Famers, Orlando Cepeda is one of the most affordable in the hobby. Get details on his rookie card, signed memorabilia and more.
Sports Collectibles News From Around the Internet:
- Collection of Reggie White memorabilia up for auction, Milwaukee Journal Sentinel
- Panini America’s Weekly Redemption Card Update: Kawhi Leonard, Hockey and More, The Knight's Lance
- Mickey Mantle -- Famous Deathbed Speech Gets BIG MONEY at Auction, TMZ