eBay Adjusts Pricing for Sellers

eBay-sports-cards

eBay has announced some changes it says are aimed at getting sellers to use the most effective listing format and durations.

Topps, Panini Reveal Product Additions, Adjustments

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Topps is eliminating some products and changing release dates of others while Panini is promising more options for collectors in its Rewards program.

Upper Deck Renews Autograph Contract with Michael Jordan

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NBA license or not, Upper Deck is apparently hanging on to its most valuable hoops asset with news of a renewed autograph partnership with Michael Jordan.

Report: Rogers Sold Wagner Card at a Loss

Honus Wagner T206 PSA 5 MC

One of the hobby’s most famous cards is among the star players in one of several lawsuits against the man who once owned it.

New Record Price for BGS 9.5 1984-85 Star Company Jordan Rookie

1984-85 Star Company Jordan Rookie

The only BGS 9.5 1984-85 Star Company Michael Jordan rookie card changed hands recently and netted the original buyer a tidy profit.

Collection of Vintage Autographed Cards at Auction

Andy Pafko 1952 Topps autographed

Dating back decades and including signatures of Hall of Famers in multiple sports, a hoard of 480 autographed sports cards is being sold individually.

70 Autograph Guests, 350 Booths at Chicago Show

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The Fanatics show will have more than two dozen past greats from Notre Dame football on Friday with Peyton Manning and more than 40 others over the weekend.

PSA Launches Online Card ‘Album’ for Registry Sets

PSA Digital Set Registry Album

Collectors can show off their PSA graded sets with a new online ‘album’ feature that allows you to share them with others.

Reggie Jackson Consigns Yankee Stadium Lettering to Auction

Yankee Stadium lettering

The lighted lettering atop the old Yankee Stadium, purchased by Hall of Famer Reggie Jackson in 2008, is coming to Sotheby’s ‘New York Sale’ in three weeks.

Basketball Card Market Offers Cheap Autographs of Stars, Legends

Signed Elvin Hayes card

With a multitude of products, sometimes even legendary players and rising stars can be found for a less than a game ticket.

Probation Recommended for Mastro Employee

US Attorney

The former IT director for Mastro Auctions may not see prison time after federal prosecutors urged probation for his role in the company’s shill bidding scheme.

LOTG Launches Spring Catalog Auction

Joseph Hall Cabinet 1888 John Montgomery Ward

Rare 19th century Joseph Hall Cabinets, an Oscar Charleston signature, Honus Wagner autographs and some desirable football cards are part of the catalog.

The 10 Most Important Baseball Cards of the Modern Era

1984 Donruss Mattingly BGS 9.5

More valuable and popular cards exist but these 10 baseball cards helped to shape the hobby into what it is today.

Hawks Basketball Cards Fly Under Radar as Team Soars

Immaculate Hawks patch

With no marquee stars, but a team that could be headed for a long playoff run, Atlanta Hawks basketball cards are still cheap.

Philadelphia Area Card Shop a Family Affair

Swamilees Sports Cards

You’re liable to find more than one Goldinger family member helping out at Swamilee’s Sportscards–and if you come on a certain Sunday, they’ll feed you too.

Autograph Lineup Taking Shape for 2015 NSCC Show

Miracle

Members of the 1980 U.S. Olympic hockey team will be among the autograph signers at the 2015 National Sports Collectors Convention in Chicago.

Russell Westbrook’s MVP-Like Numbers Have Cards Heating Up

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Drafted while the franchise was still in Seattle, Russell Westbrook rookie cards are finally reaching an MVP-like level.

Notes: 1913 Proof Sheet, Jackson Bat Generating Interest

1913 proof sheet

A Joe Jackson bat and a mystery proof sheet catch collectors’ eyes at auction, plus autograph hounds at spring training and a vintage cello pack sells for a big price.

Wheatland Opens New Auction With 600+ Lots

Topps 1956 Football Set

Over 600 lots ranging from early 20th century baseball cards to modern era basketball rookie cards and unopened product are up for grabs through Wheatland Auction Services.

2nd Part of Fresh T206 Find Sold at Auction

T206 Cobb Saco River

Hundreds of cards from a large collection of original owner T206s were sold through a Maine auction house Wednesday.