The Card Beat: Sports Collectibles News for October 25, 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 25, 2013. Here are the headlines, as reported by The Cardboard Connection and other leading news publications and blogs:
From The Cardboard Connection:
- 2012-13 Panini Flawless Basketball Hot List - While the price tag will limit the audience, 2012-13 Panini Flawless Basketball takes luxury card collecting to another level. Get a real-time look at the most watched auctions currently listed on eBay.
- Top 10 Selling Sports Card Hobby Boxes - Get a list of the top 10 selling sports card hobby boxes for the week of October 14-20, 2013 based on quantity of completed eBay sales. 2013 Topps Update Series Baseball leads as the World Series gets underway.
- 2012-13 Panini Flawless Basketball - With today's release of Flawless, a new benchmark for premium box prices has been set. Get the full checklist and more.
- 2013 Topps Triple Threads Baseball - Also releasing today is another high-end release. We've got the checklist and a full breakdown.
- 2013 McFarlane NFL 33 Sports Picks Figures - 2013 McFarlane NFL 33 Sports Picks is dominated by debut figures, including Colin Kaepernick, A.J. Green and Russell Wilson. Get full details on the release as well as variant info.
- 2013 Topps Mars Attacks Invasion Trading Cards - The invasion is now. The first all-new Mars Attacks set in more than 50 years is out today.
- 2013 Cryptozoic Adventure Time Dog Tags Series 1 - 2013 Cryptozoic Adventure Time Dog Tags Series 1 lets fans of the show make a collectible fashion statement. The 20-tag set delves deep into the show’s roster of fun, albeit strange, characters.
- 2013 Panini Hometown Heroes Baseball Review - Panini's recent baseball release is a lot of fun for nostalgic collectors, but it isn't without its flaws. Find out our thoughts with our detailed review.
Sports Collectibles News From Around the Internet:
- Three More Sports Memorabilia Dealers Sentenced, New York Daily News
- Bill Mazeroski's Pirates Memorabilia Stands the Test of Time, Pittsburgh Post Gazette
- Police & Fire Departments Turn Out in Force at Upper Deck Headquarters for "Trick or Trade" Event, Upper Deck Blog
- Topps Redemption Update - October 25th, 2013, Topps
- Panini America’s Weekly Redemption Card Update: Blake, Bird, Crosby and More, The Knight's Lance
- Nippon Series Substitute Ballparks, Japanese Baseball Cards