Exhibitors have voted to place the 2016 National Sports Collectors Convention in Atlantic City, rather than yet another trip to Cleveland.
The auction for a signed card created by Upper Deck in honor of seven-year-old Nebraska cancer patient Jack Hoffman ended with the winning bidder backing out, but the resulting publicity brought even more money for a fund created to help raise money and awareness for pediatric brain cancer. Upper Deck released Hoffman’s limited-edition 13 1/2 [...]
Yankee Hall of Fame legend Mickey Mantle’s original signed contract for the 1960 season will go on the auction block with proceeds donated to the Hurricane Sandy New Jersey Relief Fund, chaired by Mary Pat Christie, wife of New Jersey Governor Chris Christie. The announcement was made by Steiner Sports Memorabilia, and Danny Mantle, Mantle’s son. The on line Steiner “Ground-Breaking Auction” gets [...]