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Photo of the Day: Packers vs Bears 1939

Packers 1939 Clarke Hinkle Wrigley Field

Clarke Hinkle is on the move in a key Western Conference showdown at a place best known for baseball.

New Jersey Couple Charged With Selling Fake Cards on eBay

Andrew Mei

Personal training sweethearts are charged in a scheme that prosecutors say involved reproducing original sports cards on eBay, then making fakes to sell.

Photo of the Day: The Babe’s Swing in Record-Setting Season

Babe Ruth 1927 swing photo

Babe Ruth’s swing during perhaps the most dominant season in baseball history is on display in our Photo of the Day, currently up for bid via RMY Auctions.

Dedicated Collector Travels Nearly 10,000 Miles to NSCC

Brian Dwyer REA Auctions Vince Bellier

Vince Bellier’s annual winter vacation means a stop at the National Sports Collectors Convention. Wait… ‘winter’ vacation?

Ali’s ‘Fight of the Century’ Gloves Sold for $388,375

Fight of the Century Muhammad Ali gloves

Boxing gloves donned by Muhammad Ali during the first of three clashes with Joe Frazier and Lou Gehrig’s 1924 contract sold for more than $740,000 combined.

Updated: Photos, Video from 2014 National Sports Collectors Convention

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Photos and video from the opening of the 2014 National Sports Collectors Convention in Cleveland.

Photo of the Day: Gehrig Stretches But…

Lloyd Waner safe 1927 World Series

A close play at first involving two Hall of Famers is our Photo of the Day and we chat with RMY’s Rhys Yeakley at the NSCC.

Babe Ruth Memorabilia Exhibit Draws Crowds at NSCC

Red Sox Babe Ruth panoramic team photo

High grade cards, autographs and memorabilia from the career and life of Babe Ruth are on display at the National Sports Collectors Convention.

Auction Notes: Manziel Game Jersey, McIlroy’s Open Win Ball, Sparky’s Plaque

Game worn Johnny Manziel Texas AM jersey

A Johnny Manziel game-worn, signed jersey from his Heisman-winning season is going to auction; Rory McIlroy’s British Open-winning ball is already there.

Ted Williams Uniform Sells for $137,274

1955 Ted Williams Red Sox uniform

Other items sold in the Lelands auction included those for a Cassius Clay/Sonny Liston fight ticket and other items.

Jim Brown’s Ring Withdrawn–For Now

Jim Brown 1964 NFL championship ring

Lelands says Jim Brown’s claim that his 1964 NFL Championship ring was stolen are off base but opted to pull it from auction while the matter is sorted out.

First Michael Jordan Players Contract Up for Bid

1997 signed Michael Jordan Bulls contract

The most lucrative one season contract in NBA history, a team copy of Michael Jordan’s 1997 pact with the Chicago Bulls, is on the auction block.

Notebook: Brown Sues; Olbermann on Mastro; Baseball Exhibit; New Beckett Hire

Honus Wagner T206 PSA 8

Jim Brown sues over his championship ring, Keith Olbermann talks about Bill Mastro, a huge baseball exhibit winds down and Beckett adds a new VP.

News and Notes: Lawsuit Over Photos; NFL Player’s Stuff Missing; Burdick Letter

Little Rock

A lawsuit over a major collection of negatives, police hunt a thief in South Carolina, a Jeff Burdick letter is up for grabs, recalling Hoyt Wilhelm and more.

Historic Early Helms Hall of Fame Collection Set for Auction

Game used Herb Pennock glove 1927 World Series

Sports artifacts from America’s first ‘Hall of Fame’ museum including a circa 1955 Heisman Trophy, join items from Jack Dempsey, Herb Pennock and others.

Upper Deck Plans NSCC Wrapper Redemption, VIP Set

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Cards are being readied as the Upper Deck National Sports Collectors Convention wrapper redemption program returns. They’ll also have a set for VIP buyers.

Bat Signed by 1924 Senators, President Coolidge Coming to Auction

Autographed bat 1924 Washington Senators President Coolidge

DC’s last championship was 80 years ago with the Senators. Now a bat signed by that 1924 team and Silent Cal is heading for auction.

Gehrig Mitt Brings $287,500; Minneapolis TV Covers Auction, Card Show

Lou Gehrig signed mitt

One of Lou Gehrig’s old gloves, given to a young boy in the 1930′s and Roy Campanella’s Hall of Fame ring paced the 2014 All-Star FanFest Auction Tuesday.

Photo of the Day: Last NFL Player to Refuse a Helmet

Edgar Manske

Weeks before the 1940 NFL Championship game, star receiver Edgar Manske, who never used a helmet, snares a pass. The photo is one of over 300 up for auction tonight.

PSA Offering Diamond Stars ‘Cards That Never Were’ at NSCC

2014 Lou Gehrig

Some 1934-36 Diamond Stars ‘Cards That Never Were’ will be offered to PSA club members at the show and the top-rated original set will also be on display.