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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.

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.

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.

Michael Jordan Autographs Cheaper as Legend Turns 52

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MJ turned 52 Tuesday and the world took notice. Landing one of his autographed cards is much less expensive than it used to be.

Value of Conlon Photos Part of Complex Equation

Joe Jackson Conlon photo

With legal claims mounting, the glass plate negatives containing the work of Charles Conlon remain in limbo.

Offer for Rogers’ Business Interests Lacks Financing; Concern for Conlon Photos

Little Rock

An offer for assets controlled by John Rogers is no longer under consideration for lack of financing.

MMA Autographs a Commodity, Too

Anderson Silva-Jon Jones signed fight poster

A female fighter is saying no to free autographs through the mail as the UFC deals with profiteers.

Musial Autographs Almost Gone; Stan the Man Inc. Closing

Stan Musial

Stan the Man Inc., which has handled Stan Musial autographs for nearly 25 years, will close its doors and transfer what’s left to a St. Louis warehouse.

1924 Babe Ruth Bat at Center of Latest Rogers Lawsuit

Babe Ruth

Two Milwaukee area men say they’re out a Babe Ruth and a mountain of cash after a deal with troubled Arkansas businessman John Rogers went south.

Report: FBI Raid Included Cards Listed as Rogers Loan Collateral

FBI

Some of what the FBI took from John Rogers’ Arkansas business last year were items he’d listed as collateral on millions of dollars in bank loans.

Top 5 Most Expensive Tom Brady Memorabilia Items

Game worn Tom Brady jersey

Game-worn jerseys and game-used footballs top a list of the top five most expensive Tom Brady memorabilia items sold at public auction in recent years.

Krzyzewski to Autograph 1,000 Win Memorabilia

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Duke coach Mike Krzyzewski will sign and inscribe photos and basketballs commemorating his 1,000th win in a deal with Steiner Sports.

Beckett: Fleer Hoops Set Will Start at $25K

1986-87 Fleer Set BGS 9.5

One of the best graded sets of 1986-87 Fleer Basketball is heading to auction after a collector’s painstaking effort to get all 132 cards graded 9.5.

Winning Super Bowl MVP Doesn’t Guarantee Collectible Value

Santonio Holmes autograph rookie card

When it comes to Super Bowl MVP voting, it’s one brick in a larger body of work that determines long term value among sports collectors.

Market for Tom Brady Cards Still Hot

2000 Playoff Contenders Tom Brady

At 37 and heading for another Super Bowl, here are the most watched Brady cards on the market.

Not Horsin’ Around: Seabiscuit Items Sell for Nearly $200,000

Red Pollard Seabiscuit saddle

A saddle used by jockey Red Pollard aboard the legendary racehorse Seabiscuit was the top-selling item in Lelands’ winter auction.

SCP Auctions Launches New Website

Website SCP Auctions

Fresh graphics, new navigation menus and a focus on some of their headline grabbing sales over the years are part of the makeover.

Second Former Business Partner Suing Rogers

Pulaski County Arkansas Circuit Court

A new civil suit claims Arkansas dealer John Rogers had created a Ponzi-style scheme that took a business partner on an expensive ride.