The Card Beat: Sports Collectibles News for November 6, 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 6, 2013. 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 - Baseball season might be over, but it's still dominating the list of top hobby boxes.
- Bidding on Michael Jordan 1997-98 Metal Universe Precious Metal Gems Over $17,000 - One of the high-end cornerstones of the modern hobby has surfaced on eBay. A 1997-98 Metal Universe Precious Metal Gems Red Michael Jordan BGS 9.5 is already over $17,000.
- 2013-14 Upper Deck Series 1 Hockey - When it comes to hockey sets, none are bigger than Upper Deck Series 1. Releasing today, get the complete checklist and full details.
- 2013-14 Panini Prestige Basketball Cards - Out now, hobby boxes promise four hits including a pair of autographs. Get a full break down of the set as well as the checklist.
- 2013 Panini Prizm Perennial Draft Picks Baseball Cards - Hitting today, Panini's latest Prizm set includes the first live pack-inserted Jose Abreu cards. Kris Bryant autographs are another highlight.
- 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.
- 2013-14 Select Hockey Cards - We've added a full checklist for the set, which promises the first autographed rookie cards of the 2013 rookie class.
- 2014 SP Authentic Golf Cards - 2014 SP Authentic Golf marks the brand’s return to the links after taking 2013 off. Highlighted by three autographs per box, signers include Tiger Woods, Rory McIlroy, Jack Nicklaus and Michelle Wie.
- 2013 Topps Star Wars Illustrated: A New Hope Trading Cards - Launching today, get the complete checklist and more.
- Kyrie Irving Cards and Memorabilia Guide - Get an updated list of Kyrie Irving rookie cards and more.
Sports Collectibles News From Around the Internet:
- The Pull of the Pull, Night Owl Cards
- Upper Deck Comes Up With a Big Assist in the Wedding of Two Hockey Lovers, Upper Deck Blog
- The Most Expensive Sports Memorabilia, Men's Journal
- Mike Modano Added to Guest List for Panini VIP Party in Toronto, The Knight's Lance