2011 Upper Deck Goodwin Champions is filled with interesting and unique cards. We count down the 10 most memorable autograph cards in the set based on appearance.
UFC, Wrestling, and Golf Card and Memorabilia News and Analysis.
The National has released information about additional events at this year’s convention including a special Olympic Pavilion as well as an exclusive VIP auction containing Topps items. The Olympin Collectors Club is hosting the 17th Annual Collectors Fair that will be a part of the Olympic Pavilion. It will contain over 100 exhibitors who will [...]
Golf fans will have an opportunity to bid on some amazing memorabilia and VIP trips through an online auction that will benefit the Mike Weir Foundation. The Royal Bank of Canada (RBC) is partnering with Golf Canada to organize the auction that will cover five lots and last until July 24th. View details of the [...]
2011 Topps UFC Title Shot offers hardcore MMA fans the chance to collect current champions as well as prospect potential future champions. Title Shot is a cardboard celebration of UFC champions past, present and future. Each $70-$90 hobby box delivers 12 packs and 4 hits.
Randy Poffo, better known as “Macho Man” Randy Savage, died this morning near Tampa, Florida after being involved in a car accident. It is being reported that he had a heart attack while driving, which resulted in the crash. Savage was 58-years old. Savage is best know for his days with WWE, headlining multiple Wrestlemania [...]
The earliest known set of club-soccer rules will be auctioned by Sotheby’s of London on July 14th. The soccer club, Sheffield FC, will be auctioning a pamphlet entitled “Rules, Regulations, & Laws of the Sheffield Foot-Ball Club”. These rules were formulated by the club during a meeting in 1859. Sheffield FC is recognized by FIFA [...]
Nearly two months after the Great East Japan Earthquake and Tsunami, Mizuno USA, best known for their golf and baseball sportswear and equipment, has organized several eBay sports memorabilia charity auctions to benefit relief efforts. All of the money raised in the auctions will go directly to the Japan Relief Fund for GlobalGiving, with none [...]
This month we look at an “Oh Yeah, Hot Dam” must have John Wall Prestige Auto, vintage football gear worn by the seller at the gym, a 1990 Donruss two-cent two-fer, vintage Pizza Hut jacket and spotlight one eBay’s creepiest stores!
2009 Topps UFC Round 2 red autograph tops the list of highest recent single card sales for UFC fighter Jon “Bones” Jones. The red auto sold for an astounding $1,200 on eBay! Actual eBay pictures for each card included!
During the mid 90′s, an addictive gambling game for kids hit the hobby scene, then proceeded to run with money into the night before anyone realized what had just happened. Unfortunately, there were those who couldn’t quit the game well after the wave hit. In 2011, there is mounting evidence that a few addled addicts still lurk in the dark corners of hobby shops accross the US, Canada and Europe….
2010 Upper Deck World of Sports features an intriguing checklist that includes a multitude of stars spanning the sports spectrum. Unfortunately, an idea is only as good as it’s execution and World of Sports is a poorly executed product.
Cardboard Connection’s “Best of 2010″ features some of the site’s most popular articles from the year that was. On May 12th, 2010 we inducted the first ever class into the “Unspectacular Football Memorabilia Hall of Fame”. Inaugural class was filled with unextraordinary gentleman, cards, collectibles, newspapers and a Coach Childress rookie year 10×8 Auto!
After 20+ hours of putting this list together (I was in too deep before I reallized what I had gotten myself into), I present to you the 100 rookies and prospects that defined the 2010 trading card season! Due to the NHL and NBA’s carry over into multiple years, rookies from both 2009-10 and 2010-11 [...]
A pair of 17-year old Latin prospects take 2010 Bowman Chrome by storm, Steve Johnson is not a made up player, Bobrovsky and Skinner usher in Young Guns season in style, apparently Paul Millsap has an Exquisite Collection rookie auto that books at $25, and Seyi teaches us a thing or two about piecing together crappy rookie lots on eBay.
2010 Topps UFC Series 4 is a solid, budget-friendly MMA card offering that is worth looking into if you are a hardcore UFC Fan. Each 16-pack hobby box delivers 2 autographs, 2 relics, and a handful of inserts and parallels.
B.J. Penn, John Bones Jones, Ultimate Gear Relic Auto, Parallels, Autographs, Brock Lesnar, Arriany Celeste Redemption top first week sales of 2010 Topps UFC Series 4.
Icons has plenty of Ric Flair, but the products overall lack of flair led to an average at best box break experience. This is one of those products that takes an amazing box to enjoy.
EA announced that Los Angeles Galaxy star Landon Donovan has been selected as one of the cover athletes for EA SPORTS FIFA Soccer 11. The 28-year-old American soccer star will join Real Madrid’s Kaka and Arsenal’s Carlos Vela on the cover of the latest installment of the popular soccer vigeogame, which is slated to hit store shelves September 28th. Donovan [...]