The Card Beat: Sports Collectibles News for October 22, 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, October 22, 2014. Here are the headlines, as reported by The Cardboard Connection and other leading news publications and blogs:
From The Cardboard Connection:
- 2013-14 Upper Deck The Cup Hockey - Upper Deck closes out the 2013-14 season with its ultra high-end release that's out today. Get the full checklist and more.
- 2014 Upper Deck Conference Greats Football Cards - Also out today is Upper Deck's new brand, Conference Greats. The complete checklist and much more is available.
- 2014-15 Panini Hoops Hot List - The first release for the 2014-15 NBA season is off to an impressive start thanks to a strong rookie class. Check out which 2014-15 Panini Hoops cards are getting the most interest with our real-time hot list.
- Breaking Down the 2014 Panini Prizm Football Parallel Rainbow - With 18 parallels for every base card, the 2014 Panini Prizm Football rainbow can be difficult to navigate. Check out this gallery to see all the Prizm types and find out what packs you need to get to find them.
- Complete Blake Bortles Rookie Card Guide - Blake Bortles was not the biggest name in the 2014 NFL Draft, but he was the first QB taken and is now the starter in Jacksonville. View a complete guide to his available rookie cards, notable pre-rookie cards, college cards and much more.
- 2014 ITG Draft Prospects Hockey Clear Rookie Redemption Set Announced - Leaf has announced a new rookie redemption set for 2014 ITG Draft Prospects Hockey. Find out about the set of 15 cards and how to get them.
- 2014-15 Panini Prestige Basketball Cards - We've added the checklist for Panini's Target-only release.
- 2014 Panini Playbook Football Cards - Out Friday, see the full checklist now.
- 2014 Cryptozoic Once Upon a Time Season 1 Trading Cards - Cryptozoic's first set based on Once Upon a Time is out today.
- 2014 Rittenhouse James Bond Archives Trading Cards - The latest Bond set from Rittenhouse releases today with a strong checklist that includes autographs from Daniel Craig, Halle Berry, Teri Hatcher and Roger Moore.
- Tonight on Cardboard Connection Radio – Former Montreal Expo Ellis Valentine - 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.
Sports Collectibles News From Around the Internet:
- The Todd Gurley Autograph Scandal Is Everything That's Wrong With The NCAA, Business Insider
- Flea Market Finds #73: It's A Small World, The Chronicles of Fuji
- Vintage Oddball Week, Part 3: Three Inch Discs, Red Cardboard