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T205 Near Master Set Leads off Huggins and Scott Auction

T205 baseball cards

Huggins & Scott’s new auction includes a nearly complete master set of T205s and a historic baseball cap.

Autographs in Cooperstown Sometimes a Business

Baseball Hall of Fame

Reggie Jackson’s potty-mouthed tirade at an autograph seeker is just part of the crazy scene induction weekend in Cooperstown can sometimes be.

Bound for National Sports Collectors Convention? A Little Advice

Chicago 2011 National Sports Collectors Convention

Some tips for having a fun and productive time at the National Sports Collectors Convention.

Online Generosity Nets Young Collector a Windfall

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A young collector’s trip to a card shop turned into a frenzy of box breaks thanks to some generous viewers.

SCP Auctions Strikes Deal With Basketball Hall of Fame

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SCP Auctions is the new auction and appraisal partner for the Naismith Hall of Fame, with its first event taking place during induction weekend.

Panini Plans Redemption Trade-In, Kids Breaks at NSCC

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Collectors with redemption cards from Panini can again trade them in for something else at the National. The company also plans free box breaks for kids.

Unopened Boxes, Cases Prominent in New Collect Auctions Catalog

Fleer 1986-87 Fleer basketball wax box

Dozens of vintage and post-1970s sports card boxes and cases are among hundreds of items up for grabs at Collect Auctions.

Kris Bryant Autographs Now a Fanatics Exclusive

Kris Bryant autograph signing

Cubs rookie Kris Bryant signed a new autograph contract with Fanatics and got busy putting his name on items over the weekend.

Chuck Daly’s Dream Team and NBA Memorabilia Coming to Auction

1992 USA Olympic basketball Dream Team

Items from the career of Hall of Fame coach Chuck Daly, including a game-used and team-signed gold medal game ball from the Dream Team will be up for bid.

NSCC Launches Mobile App

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There’s now a mobile app to use at the National Sports Collectors Convention.

‘Evolution of Baseball Cards’ Posters Free at NSCC

Evolution of Baseball Cards poster

PSA chronicles the evolution of popular baseball card sets in its newest poster giveaway at the National Sports Collectors Convention.

Banks, Williams Jerseys, Championship Awards Part of SCP Booth Display

1950-51 Ted Williams game jersey

SCP Auctions is bringing a couple of Hall of Fame jerseys and several other valuable pieces from its upcoming auction to the National Convention.

Family Helping Family: Large Graded Collection in Market

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When card collectors need to raise cash, being ready to buy–and sell– can make a deal happen fast.

Heritage Auction Has Chicago Flair, PSA 8 Mantle

PSA 8 1952 Topps Mantle

Memorabilia of Chicago icons and this 1952 Topps Mickey Mantle, are generating plenty of interest at Heritage Auctions’ Summer Platinum Night.

All-Star Auction Preview on CNBC

MLB FanFest Auction 2015

David Hunt visits Squawk Box to talk about the sports memorabilia business and show off some of the items in this year’s FanFest Auction in Cincinnati.

Panini National VIP Set Adds to List

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Panini is the latest company to announce goodies for VIP ticket holders at the NSCC in Chicago later this month.

Topps Plans Wrapper Redemption Set, Other Promos for FanFest

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Topps has produced a special card set for the 2015 All-Star FanFest in Cincinnati. They’re also offering a trade in program and other promotions.

Martin Dihigo Memorabilia at Auction

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Memorabilia related to the career of long ago Cuban star Martin Dihigo, even including his own old baseball card collection, is up for grabs.

Former Mastro IT Director Gets Probation, Fine

US District Court Northern Illinois

Not being honest eight years ago with FBI investigators looking into a shill bidding scheme at Mastro Auctions has led to a federal sentence for Bill Boehm.

Connor McDavid Signs Autograph Deal With Upper Deck

Upper Deck Connor McDavid autograph card

The NHL’s top draft pick, just 18, will appear on product packaging for 2015-16 trading card products and sign autograph cards exclusively for Upper Deck.