The Card Beat: Sports Collectibles News for October 15, 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, October 15, 2013. Here are the headlines, as reported by The Cardboard Connection and other leading news publications and blogs:
From The Cardboard Connection:
- Dealers Await Sentencing, Sold Fake Sports Memorabilia to Card Companies - As several dealers face impending sentencing for selling fake sports memorabilia, including pieces to card companies, a few details from the case emerge.
- Top 10 Upper Deck Hockey Young Guns Rookie Cards - With a new crop of Young Guns around the corner, we count down the ten most valuable.
- 2013 Topps Best of WWE Wrestling Cards - Out tomorrow, get the full checklist now.
- Forever Young! Complete Guide to Upper Deck Young Guns Rookie Cards - Upper Deck’s Young Guns series has traveled the long road to hockey card immortality. Pavel Bure, Sidney Crosby, Steven Stamkos and John Tavares are some of the big names that tell the story of Upper Deck’s storied hockey card subset.
- 2013 Funko Walking Dead Mystery Minis Vinyl Figures - 2013 Funko Walking Dead Mystery Minis are small vinyl figures. Using blind box packaging, several figures have an added chase element. Based on the show, the checklist focuses primarily on Walkers.
- 1991-92 Upper Deck Hockey Cards - 1991-92 Upper Deck Hockey has all the hallmarks of the company’s early base sets. The cards are high-quality and showcase excellent photography. The checklist is loaded with rookies. So why is it so cheap?
Sports Collectibles News From Around the Internet:
- Puig's $25K Card, ESPN Mint Condition
- Upper Deck Earns a Seat at the Head Table for the Cloutsnchara Wedding, Upper Deck Blog
- Late Arrivals from Blake Griffin, Dr. J Bring 2012-13 Flawless Basketball into Form, The Knight's Lance