The Card Beat: Sports Collectibles News for November 19, 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 19, 2013. Here are the headlines, as reported by The Cardboard Connection and other leading news publications and blogs:
From The Cardboard Connection:
- Want In on 2013 Panini Black Friday? Grab a Seat at the Roundtable - 2013 Panini Black Friday is one of the biggest hobby shop promotions of the year. Panini America Sales Director Tim Franz outlines some of the changes to how it's being run this year and the benefits for hobby shops.
- 2013 Topps Chrome Football Cards - Get the complete checklist now. Set officially releases tomorrow.
- 2012-13 Upper Deck Exquisite Basketball Cards - Upper Deck's ultra high-end product returns. Check out the full checklist, set details and more.
- 2013-14 SPx Hockey Cards - 2013-14 SPx Hockey is highlighted by bold designs and several levels of hits and high-end inserts. Boxes include an Auto Rookie Jersey and a pair of memorabilia cards. Every box also has an UD Ice bonus pack.
- 2013 Leaf Sports Heroes Trading Cards - 2013 Leaf Sports Heroes is an all-autograph release that features more than 120 signers across several sports and eras. Every box promises six signed cards.
- 1967 Topps Wacky Packages Trading Cards - Topps Wacky Packages came on the scene in 1967, and from there, the release has grown into one of the biggest entertainment franchises in the collecting world. View set details, checklist, buying guide and more.
- Andrew McCutchen Cards and Autographed Memorabilia Guide - One of the most exciting and dangerous players in baseball, Andrew McCutchen is a big reason why the Pittsburgh Pirates are contenders once again. Get a detailed look at his cards, rookie cards, memorabilia and more.
- Cam Newton Cards, Rookie Cards Checklist and Autographed Memorabilia Guide - One of the most exciting quarterbacks in football, there’s lots of Cam Newton cards and memorabilia to collector. Get a detailed rookie card checklist, memorabilia highlights, signature exemplars and more.
- Carmelo Anthony Card and Memorabilia Guide - Comprehensive guide to buying Carmelo Anthony cards and autographed memorabilia. Get a detailed rookie card guide, know what to look for in an authentic signature and more.
- 2013 Topps Platinum Football Review - Here's what one of our staff thought cracking a box of Topps' recent gridiron release.
Sports Collectibles News From Around the Internet:
- Panini America Peeks Base Set, Dealer List for 2013 Black Friday Promotion, The Knight's Lance
- Acetate Appreciation: 2007 UD Elements, Condition Sensitive
- Lawrence Public Library Banned Book Trading Cards Are Back, Heartbreaking Cards of Staggering Genius