There are so many stories that focus on the selfish and aloof natures of today’s modern athletes that it’s always refreshing to hear some more positive tales. Dallas Cowboys linebacker Bradie James deserves just such recognition for his part in aiding a Cowboys fan whose collection was recently stolen by thieves. Butch Franklin, a 53-year […]
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Dylan Jacobsen stood by the security gate looking down the ramp leading into the Philadelphia Phillies players’ parking lot. Anytime he sees one of the fancy cars, the 11-year-old makes sure his ballpoint pen is ready. Jacobsen wants an autograph from one his favorite players and hopes this time one will stop. Jacobsen, who grew […]
Finding baseball cards isn’t easy, but finding them for a good price is the hard part. There are the usual locations such as eBay, and card shops, but one of the most surprising ways to find baseball cards is through the Internet. Gone are the days when you could trade cards with your pal down […]
Donruss commemorated President’s Day by taking a look back at some of the key presidential signatures that have been featured in their various products over the years. These cards, which are pictured below, include several from 2008 National Treasures Football:
As many collectors will remember, Donruss distributed puzzle pieces in a number of their baseball cards products from the early 80′s until the early 90′s. The most popular of these puzzle inserts were Donruss Hall of Fame Diamond King Puzzles. The Hall of Fame Diamond King puzzle line appeared in various Donruss and Leaf products […]
The 2008 Presidential Campaign Race has entered its final month, and as the finish line approaches collectors are scrambling around to purchase commemorative memorabilia. “Everything’s collectible if you get it before Election Day,” said Mark Evans, the director of member services for the National American Political Items Collectors Organization. A wide range of memorabilia is […]
Early Friday afternoon Olympic Legend Michael Phelps announced that he had signed an exclusive memorabilia deal with Grandstand Sports and Memorabilia. As part of his agreement with GSM, Phelps will autograph a wide range of different items, including photos, USA swim caps, and magazines – including the Sports Illustrated Issue that featured him on the […]