Fans have already been waiting a long time for the Manny Machado autograph redemption cards. Hopefully, they won’t be waiting much longer. The third pick in the 2010 MLB draft has finally returned his 2010 Donruss Elite Extra Edition autographed cards to Panini headquarters. The delay was a result of busy schedules and a change [...]
The New York Yankees are giving some lucky fans a rare opportunity to take batting practice at Yankee Stadium. The one huge catch is that it will cost $1,500 to $3,000 per person, depending on the package. Paying customers, limited to 110 people this year, will have their pictures displayed on the stadium scoreboard while [...]
The NBA recently announced its individual regular-season awards and there were very few, if any, surprises in the bunch. The thing that remains uncertain will be whether these awards will have any affect on card or memorabilia values going forward. The Most Valuable Player (MVP) Award went to Derrick Rose of the Chicago Bulls. The [...]
When A.L. Cox, Jr died on April 26, 2006, he likely had no idea that his massive card collection would cement his legacy in the Tulsa area. As reported by Tulsa World, Cox had collected nearly 600,000 cards, mostly baseball, and various other pieces of sports memorabilia. His son and daughter did not want to [...]
Over $25,000 in stolen Boston Red Sox Memorabilia was recovered in New York recently after the accused thief tried to sell the items in an online auction.
Amare Stoudemire has signed a memorabilia contract with Steiner Sports, adding to the list of big name New York athletes on the Steiner roster.
Downtown Freddy Brown’s 1979 NBA Championship ring recently hit the auction block and commanded a final sales price of $115,242.
Collectors are getting the chance to create an insert set in the upcoming 2011-2012 Panini NBA Hoops set. The set is scheduled for a late September release.
Joe Mauer Rookie Card Checklist. From his 2002 Bowman’s Best Auto Rookie to the mysterious 2002 Bowman Chrome #316 Facsimile Auto, there are plenty of great cards for the Mauer collector to chase.
Steiner Sports held a high profile sports memorabilia auction earlier this week to benefit charity. Among those in attendance were Mariano Rivera, Reggie Jackson, Dave Winfield, and Yogi Berra.
Charlie Samuels had been the New York Mets clubhouse manager for 27 years when he was fired in November of 2010 after being caught making illegal bets and supplying insider information to the mob. That arrest eventually prompted police to discover a treasure trove of Mets baseball memorabilia scattered between his office and a rented [...]
When Wayne Gretzky broke Gordie Howe’s National Hockey League record of 1,850 career points on Oct. 15, 1989, he knew it would be a huge moment in his career. However, he couldn’t have possibly foreseen that almost 22 years later, there would still be uncertainty regarding the location of the record-breaking puck. Classic Auctions in [...]
Former Baltimore Orioles manager Earl Weaver has decided that now is the time to sell his valuable collection of baseball memorabilia.
The new Washington Wizards owner has decided to change the look of his team’s jerseys.
In honor of his upcoming NFL Hall of Fame inauguration, long-time Chicago Bear Richard Dent will be celebrated at Carnivale Restaurant in Chicago. The event will raise money for Dent’s own charity, Make a Dent Foundation. The organization has raised hundreds of the thousands of dollars for disadvantaged youths and community developments and the latest [...]
Some rather unique Charles Barkley sports memorabilia has made its way onto eBay.
Like scores of other hard working Americans, long time sports card collector Joe Lalley has fallen on hard times financially. In order to raise some much needed cash, Lalley recently made the difficult decision to part with his collection. He found a buyer for his collection in the form of Mark Schreiber, the owner of [...]
2010-11 Panini NBA Season Update is a budget friendly basketball that will introduce two unique new insert sets to last year’s popular lineup of subsets. The new additions, All Stars and Green Week, will include pieces of game used memorabilia from the 2010 and 2011 NBA All-Star Games and 2009-11 Green Weeks.