The Card Beat: Sports Collectibles News for May 28, 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 28, 2014. Here are the headlines, as reported by The Cardboard Connection and other leading news publications and blogs:
From The Cardboard Connection:
- 2014 FIFA World Cup Trading Cards and Collectibles - There's plenty out there to collect and commemorate with the 2014 World Cup. Here's a gateway to some of the most popular options.
- 2014 Topps Archives Baseball - Out today, get the full checklist and set info.
- 2013-14 Panini Signatures Basketball Cards - Also out today is Panini's autograph-focused basketball set. Get all the details and a checklist.
- 2014 SP Game Used Golf Cards - Another new release today is Upper Deck's high-end golf set.
- 2014 Topps Wacky Packages Series 1 Trading Cards - 2014 Topps Wacky Packages Series 1 finds no shortage of things to make fun of. Like other recent sets, there are both hobby and hobby collector configurations.
- 2014 Funko Disney Mystery Minis Series 2 Vinyl Figures - 2014 Funko Disney Mystery Minis Series 2 includes 16 vinyl figures from Wreck-It Ralph, The Lion King, Wall-E, Beauty and the Beast and Alice in Wonderland.
- 1999 Inkworks Buffy the Vampire Slayer Season 2 Trading Cards - 1999 Inkworks Buffy the Vampire Slayer Season 2 is one of the most popular entertainment trading card sets in recent years. Among the highlights is John Ritter’s only certified autograph card.
- Tonight on Cardboard Connection Radio – Upper Deck’s Chris Carlin and ESPN Mint Condition’s Kelsey Schroyer - Tonight’s another packed show. Find out who’s going to be on the latest episode of the best sports card talk radio show going today.
- Ivan Rodriguez Cards, Rookie Cards and Autographed Memorabilia Guide - Ivan Rodriguez is one of the few catchers to find traction in the hobby. Get a full rookie card checklist, autographed memorabilia highlights and more.
- Curtis Joseph Cards, Rookie Cards and Autographed Memorabilia Guide - For two decades, Curtis Joseph was one of the NHL’s elite goalies. Get full details on all of his rookie cards, tips on how to spot an authentic autograph and more.
Sports Collectibles News From Around the Internet:
- Selfies killing demand for sporting memorabilia, Sydney Morning Herald
- Dale Earnhardt Jr. takes his eBay passion to the track, USA Today
- As NFLPA Rookie Premiere Gets Underway, Panini America Bringing NFL Rookies to Special Hobby Event in Los Angeles, Panini America
- Baseball's first $1,000,000 memorabilia, Bob Lemke's Blog