The Card Beat: Sports Collectibles News for June 6, 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 6, 2014. Here are the headlines, as reported by The Cardboard Connection and other leading news publications and blogs:
From The Cardboard Connection:
- 7 Awesome Negro League Baseball Card Sets - When you consider how many sets have been made over the years, there aren’t a lot of Negro Leagues baseball cards. Here’s a look at seven sets to get you started.
- 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 May 28 to June 3, 2014 based on quantity of completed eBay sales. 2014 Topps Archives Baseball takes over the top spot.
- 2014 Topps Tier One Baseball - Out today, get the full checklist and more for the all-hits release.
- 2014-15 Cryptozoic NHL Power Play Team-Building Card Game - The 2014-15 Cryptozoic NHL Power Play is the first major attempt at a league-recognized card game in a long time. Each box set includes all you need to get started. Additional decks are planned for the future.
- 2014 Topps Star Wars Perspectives UK Trading Cards - 2014 Topps Star Wars Perspectives UK is similar to the American version of the set with a couple of exceptions. The lack of chromium card stock. There are also some differences with the checklist.
- 2014 Funko Guardians of the Galaxy Mystery Minis - 2014 Funko Guardians of the Galaxy Mystery Minis deliver characters from the movie in a mini bobblehead form. The blind box lineup includes 12 figures.
- 2014 Panini Prizm Baseball Review - Considering Panini's latest baseball set? We busted a box and here's what we thought.
Sports Collectibles News From Around the Internet:
- Panini America Peeks the Uniqueness of the Memorabilia Coming to 2014 Father’s Day, The Knight's Lance
- Panini's Weekly Redemption Card Update: Kobe, Kershaw, Kemp and More, The Knight's Lance
- Topps Redemption Update - June 6th 2014, Topps