The Card Beat: Sports Collectibles News for November 1, 2013
We've traveled to the far corners of the World Wide Web to track down the top sports card and memorabilia stories for today, November 1, 2013. Here are the headlines, as reported by The Cardboard Connection and other leading news publications and blogs:
From The Cardboard Connection:
- Babe Ruth Baseball Cards and Memorabilia Guide - Dig deep into the history of Babe Ruth cards with this detailed guide. Includes info on the Babe Ruth rookie card, vintage issues, modern cards, memorabilia and more.
- Damian Lillard Autograph Wrapper Redemptions Announced by Panini - Panini is revisiting some of their high-end 2012-13 sets to create new Damian Lillard autographed memorabilia cards available through a wrapper redemption. Find out what you need to do to get one of these cards.
- 2013 Panini Absolute Football Cards - Out today, every pack includes an autograph or memorabilia card.
- 2013 Panini Beach Boys Trading Cards - Out now, this is the first comprehensive trading card set based on the legendary band.
- 2013 Press Pass Legends Racing Cards - Now available, this set has tons of autographs from all-time NASCAR legends.
- Tonight on Cardboard Connection Radio - 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.
- Dez Bryant Cards and Memorabilia Guide - Dez Bryant is a polarizing figure. Equal parts talent and emotion, Bryant is part of a small group of elite receivers in the NFL. Check out his full list of rookie cards, as well as autograph guide, shopping guide, and more.
- 2013 Topps Chrome Update Series Baseball Cards - We've now got the full checklist posted for this retail-only release.
- 1987 Topps Football Cards - Although not terribly rare, 1987 Topps Football features a clean design and a solid checklist. Highlights include the first NFL cards of Jim Kelly and Doug Flutie.
- 2013-14 Panini Prizm Hockey Review - Sitting on the fence about Prizm's first full hockey release? We look at the product and offer our thoughts.
Sports Collectibles News From Around the Internet:
- Yesterday's News, Night Owl Cards
- Panini America’s Weekly Redemption Card Update: Durant, McHale, Biggio and More, The Knight's Lance
- Panini America Quality Control Gallery: 2013-14 Select Hockey, The Knight's Lance
- ITG’s Fall Expo Plans, According to Dr. Price
- Cardboard Commentary #33 Brand Stability, Cardboard Review
- The NFL Goes Pink for the Green, Huffington Post
- A Look at Astrodome Items Up for Auction, KHOU