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Photo of the Day: Dawn of the Jordan Era

1984 Michael Jordan photograph

A photo from 21-year-old Michael Jordan’s first pro game in an NBA arena is up for bid.

Andre Dawson Collection Up for Grabs This Summer

1987 NL MVP award plaque Andre Dawson

Eighteen items from the Hall of Fame slugger including his 1987 N.L. MVP Award, 1982 Gold Glove and historic home run baseballs will be offered by Goldin Auctions.

New Discovery: 1914 Joe Jackson Photo at Auction

1914 Joe jackson photograph

Hidden in a photo archive for decades, our Photo of the Day features Shoeless Joe Jackson in his final year with Cleveland.

NBA Finals MVPs of the 1990s and Their Rookie Cards

BGS 10 Michael Jordan

The NBA Finals MVPs of the 1990s is a short list that marked the end of one era and the beginning of another. Their rookie cards offer options.

1918 Red Sox Photo Headlines RMY Premier Auction

Boston Red Sox team photo 1918

A young Babe Ruth poses with teammates on the 1918 World Series champion Red Sox for a rare team photo currently up for grabs.

Hail Pharoah: Collecting Triple Crown Winners Memorabilia

Victor Espinoza autographed photo

American Pharoah made sports history Saturday and history has proven that collecting items from horse racing’s triple crown winners is much easier than winning the three races.

Jordan Shoes from 1984 Olympics Head to Auction

Michael Jordan shoes 1984 Olympics

Long before the Dream Team, Michael Jordan was a member of the last US amateur team to win an Olympic men’s basketball gold medal.

Signatures for Soldiers Turns Autographs into Assistance

Signed baseball cards

Veterans and their families benefit from Signatures for Soldiers, a program turning autograph requests into donations for Military Missions in Action.

Helmar Card of the Week: Boss Schmidt, 1909 “Our Guy” Series

Helmar Boss Schmidt

They didn’t call Charlie Schmidt ‘Boss’ for nothing. Meet one of the subjects in the Helmar ‘Our Guy’ art card series.

2015 All-Star FanFest Autograph Signers List

MLB All Star FanFest

A list of Hall of Famers and former Cincinnati Reds will be on hand for autographs at the 2015 All-Star FanFest in Cincinnati next month.

Rare, Early World Series Press Pins, Vintage Cards at Auction

1920 World Series press pin Brooklyn Dodgers Robins

Two 1920s era World Series press pins, another from 1951 and hundreds of lots featuring vintage cards and signed items are at Wheatland Auctions.

Topps’ Scout Hunted Players’ Signatures in 1952

Turk Karam

A newspaper article from 1952 sheds some light on Topps’ efforts to battle Bowman and snare players for use on its early card sets.

Complete All-Star Program, Ticket Run at Auction

MLB All-Star Game programs

Eighty years of Baseball All-Star Game programs and ticket stubs are going up for grabs as part of Huggins and Scott’s latest catalog auction.

Helmar Card of the Week: Benny Kauff, 1915 Brooklyn Tip-Tops

Benny Kauff Helmar Brewing T206

Benny Kauff’s life is begging to be made into a movie. Helmar has created a T206 ‘card that never was’ for one of the game’s most interesting characters.

Rediscovering the Hobby

1986  Donruss Canseco

Writer Grant Bisbee’s story about coming back to his childhood hobby is one of the best things you’ll read this year, especially if you grew up with Beckett.

Vintage Football Break of the Month: 1958 Topps

Topps Football 1958

The set that dates to the NFL’s breakthrough year and includes one of collecting’s top rookie cards, is the subject of the May Vintage Football break.

More Quick Authentication Tips For Memorabilia Collectors

This 1948 is original

Simple tips for identifying Harper’s Woodcuts, advertising signs, glassine envelopes and even sports memorabilia made with gold, diamonds, pearls and more.

Roger Bannister’s Historic Shoes Coming to Auction

Sports Illustrated Roger Bannister January 1955

Roger Bannister’s last link to his sub-four-minute mile in 1954, the running spikes he wore that day at Oxford, are to be sold at Christie’s later this year.

Helmar Card of the Week: Jimmy Slagle of the…Bob-O-Links?

Jimmy Slagle-Helmar-T206

Jimmy Slagle went from Omaha to Grand Rapids to the big leagues, rubbing shoulders with some famous teammates. He missed the original T206 but Helmar has him.

Behave, Bambino: Ruth’s 1922 Contract at Auction

1922 Babe Ruth Yankees contract

Babe Ruth’s first Yankees contract, dual signed and including language aimed at curtailing his carousing, is back on the auction block.