The Card Beat: Sports Collectibles News for May 15, 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, May 15, 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 Hobby Boxes - Find out what's been selling the most boxes over the past week. You might notice a couple of surprises.
- Fantastic Autographics! Complete Guide to One of the Best Inserts Ever - Look back at the original run of one of the greatest autograph sets of all-time.
- Masahiro Tanaka Relic Cards on the Way from Topps - Masahiro Tanaka relic cards are on the way. Find out which sets will include memorabilia cards of the rookie sensation.
- 2014 Topps Chrome Football Cards - 2014 Topps Chrome Football is, traditionally, one of the more widely collected sets of the season. The product returns with the promise of one rookie autograph per hobby box and lots of Refractor styles.
- 2013-14 Panini Crusade Basketball Cards - Get the full checklist for Panini's upcoming basketball set.
- 2014 Topps UFC Knockout Trading Cards - Out tomorrow, the checklist is available today.
- 2014 Upper Deck Captain America: The Winter Soldier Trading Cards - We've added the checklist for Upper Deck's new set.
- 2014 Cryptozoic Sons of Anarchy Seasons 1-3 Trading Cards - Out next week, here's everything that's slated for the first Sons of Anarchy set.
- Marian Hossa Cards, Rookie Cards and Autographed Memorabilia Guide - Marian Hossa has always been a strong player. However, it wasn’t until he won a pair of Stanley Cups with the Blackhawks that collectors started to really take notice. Find out about Hossa’s rookies, autographed memorabilia and more with this handy guide.
- Cardboard Connection Is on Instagram! - Cardboard Connection is now on Instagram. Be sure to connect with us as we share images of cool cards and other hobby-related things that are interesting.
Sports Collectibles News From Around the Internet:
- Panini America Delivers a Stunning Pre-Ink Peek at 2013-14 National Treasures Hockey, The Knight's Lance
- Jimmie Johnson has many mementos of wicked crash, Muncie Star Press
- Revisiting the AAGPBL: Testing Girls Leaguer Response Rates, Baseball by the Letters