The Card Beat: Sports Collectibles News for October 3, 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 3, 2013. Here are the headlines, as reported by The Cardboard Connection and other leading news publications and blogs:
- Top 10 Selling Sports Card Hobby Boxes - Get a list of the top 10 selling sports card hobby boxes for the week of September 24-30, 2013 based on quantity of completed eBay sales. 2013 Topps Chrome and 2013 Bowman Chrome Baseball kick off with huge sales.
- The King of Jersey Sales, LeBron James Tops 2013 NBA List - The top NBA jersey sales for the 2012-13 season have been announced and LeBron James checks in at number one in both lists. View the top 15 jerseys in global sales, as well as the ten top top-jerseys in the United States.
- Law of Cards: Topps Files Two New Trademark Applications Including Finest Vintage - A pair of recent Topps trademark filings, Finest Vintage and Topps Shelf, might hint at future products.
- 2013 Select Football Cards - 2013 Select Football marks the brand’s return to the gridiron following an absence of nearly two decades. Every box comes with four autographs, four Prizm parallels and a handful of inserts.
- 2013 Tristar TNA Impact Glory Wrestling Cards - 2013 Tristar TNA Impact Glory is highlighted by four hits per box including at least one on-card autograph and a multi-signed card. The product comes with a limited print run of just 75 hobby cases.
- 2013 Topps Wacky Packages All-New Series 11 - The full checklist for Topps' latest Wacky offering is now available.
- 1957 Topps Hit Stars Trading Cards - 1957 Topps Hit Stars is one of the earliest sets to cover TV, movies and music. The 88-card checklist has several legendary names including James Dean, Elvis Presley, Elizabeth Taylor and Bob Hope.
Sports Collectible News From Around the Internet:
- Heritage Auctions' Chris Ivy Discusses Highlights of Upcoming Stan Musial Auction - ESPN
- Chicago Cubs Rooftop Owner to Display Trashed Ron Santo Memorabilia - Crain's