The Card Beat: Sports Collectibles News for June 25, 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 25, 2014. Here are the headlines, as reported by The Cardboard Connection and other leading news publications and blogs:
From The Cardboard Connection:
- Win a FREE 2014 Topps Gypsy Queen Baseball Hobby Box - Celebrate summer by winning a FREE 2014 Topps Gypsy Hobby Box from The Cardboard Connection! Enter to win and help us reach 3,000 Facebook followers.
- Panini Announces Exclusive Deals with Andrew Wiggins, Jabari Parker, 5 Others Ahead of NBA Draft - Several of the top players heading into the 2014 NBA Draft, including Andrew Wiggins and Jabari Parker, have signed exclusive basketball card deals with Panini.
- 2014 Bowman Football Cards - Out today, get the full checklist and more.
- 2014 Panini Hot Rookies Football Cards - Also new today, Panini Hot Rookies goes for a non-traditional box configuration to highlight 2014 rookies.
- 2014 SPx Football Cards - 2014 SPx rounds out the football trinity of new products today. Get the complete checklist and more.
- 2013-14 Panini Contenders Hockey Cards - Also releasing today officially, Contenders returns to hockey, Rookie Ticket Autographs and all. We've got the checklist, set details and more.
- 2013-14 Panini Select Basketball Cards - So basketball fans don't feel left out from today's wave of new products, there's 2013-14 Select. The full checklist and more awaits you.
- 2014 Cryptozoic Walking Dead Season 3 Part 1 Trading Cards - The latest set based on the show is finally here. Like the Season 1 and 2 sets, it's loaded. Get complete details, the checklist and more.
- 2014 Rittenhouse Star Trek TOS Portfolio Prints Trading Cards - Kirk, Spock and the rest of the (original) crew await in this new art-based set. You've got it -- it's out today.
- 2014 Funko Pop Disney Lion King Vinyl Figures - One of the biggest animated films of all-time is getting the Pop! treatment with the 2014 Funko Pop Disney Lion King vinyl figures. The five-figure lineup includes Simba, Timon and Pumbaa.
- 2014 Funko San Diego Comic-Con Exclusives - Get the latest exclusives announced by Funko for the upcoming SDCC. Star Wars fans will definitely want to check them out.
- Complete Guide to Collecting Kevin Durant Shoes - Kevin Durant is the reigning NBA MVP and his newest signature shoe, the Nike KD 7, is releasing soon. Take a look at the complete guide to Kevin Durant shoes, including images, shopping guide and much more.
- SOLD! 2014 Panini Prizm World Cup Lionel Messi Black Autograph Fetches Huge Price - View details on rare Lionel Messi cards from 2014 Prizm World Cup. Includes sales price for 1/1 Black Prizm Autograph and info on other 1/1 Messi cards.
- Gaylord Perry Cards, Rookie Card and Autographed Memorabilia Guide - Gaylord Perry isn’t a top-tier Hall of Famer, but he’s still worthy of respect in the hobby. Find out about his rookie cards, autographed memorabilia and more.
Sports Collectibles News From Around the Internet:
- 1974 Topps Deckle Edge Remains Unique, Sports Collectors Daily