The Card Beat: Sports Collectibles News for May 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, May 2, 2014. Here are the headlines, as reported by The Cardboard Connection and other leading news publications and blogs:
From The Cardboard Connection:
- 2014 Bowman Jose Abreu Superfractors Land on eBay - That didn’t take long. Both of the 2014 Bowman Jose Abreu Superfractors have been pulled and are up for sale on eBay.
- Comprehensive Guide to Carey Price Rookie Cards - Carey Price has proven to be one of hockey's greatest goalies and he's done it on the NHL's most storied franchise. Here's a detailed look at all of his rookie cards including images, card info and more.
- 2014 Bowman Sterling Football Cards - 2014 Bowman Sterling Football is definitely not short on autograph and memorabilia cards. Each box has a total of 13 of them including at least six autographs.
- 5 Amazing Spider-Man Trading Card Sets - Spider-Man has been the focus of many trading card sets over the years. Here’s a look at five of the best.
- 2013-14 ITG Lord Stanley’s Mug Hockey Cards - Out today is a new high-end set from ITG that focuses solely on Stanley Cup Champs. Every box has two autographs and three memorabilia cards.
- Ultimate Precious Metal Gems PMG Card Guide - What started as a novelty has spread across the hobby landscape. The original Precious Metal Gems have become a hot commodity in recent years and Upper Deck has brought the popular concept to many new products. View information and images for all the different cards available with our complete PMG guide.
- 2011 Kidrobot South Park Mini Vinyl Figures - So come on down to South Park and meet some friends of mine! Meet the whole gang with 2011 Kidrobot South Park Mini Vinyl Figures. The blind box product features 14 total figures for the popular adult-themed cartoon.
- Rickey Henderson Cards, Rookie Card and Autographed Memorabilia Guide - It’s doubtful there will ever be a better lead-off hitter than Rickey Henderson. Find out about his rookie card, other key cards, autographed memorabilia and more.
- Brett Hull Cards, Rookie Cards and Autographed Memorabilia Guide - He was one of hockey’s greatest snipers. Get a detailed overview of Brett Hull cards and autographed memorabilia with this convenient guide.
Sports Collectibles News From Around the Internet:
- Why Are Grown Men Collecting Panini World Cup Football Stickers?, Daily Mirror
- PGA Pros Happy to Sign Autographs for Fans, But Sniff Out Trolls, Florida Times-Union
- Luck Hits the Pitch in Panini America’s Next 2014 FIFA World Cup Sticker Viral Video, The Knight's Lance
- Panini America’s Weekly Redemption Card Update: Luck, Brees, Bird and More, The Knight's Lance
- Topps Redemption Update - May 2nd 2014, Topps