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Briefcase Full of Basketball: 2013-14 Flawless Arrives Wednesday

John Stockton autograph 2013-14 Panini Flawless

At a bare minimum of $1,500 per briefcase, 2013-14 Panini Flawless Basketball packs six autographs, a couple actual gemstones and some new subsets.

Operation Bullpen: The Case That Has Never Gone Away

Book Operation Bullpen

Fake autographs produced by the notorious Operation Bullpen conspiracy still plague the collecting hobby years after the FBI brought the ring down. In the first of a 5-part series, author Kevin Nelson recaps the case and begins to reveal some of the photos you’ve probably never seen.

1929 Ruth Signed Baseball Comes with Video Proof

1929 Babe Ruth autographing baseball

A Kodak employee tested an early home movie camera in 1929, using his son obtaining a Babe Ruth signed baseball as his script. Now that ball, perhaps the only one with video provenance, is up for bid through Memory Lane.

TriStar Houston Show Could Feature New Hall of Famer

TriStar Productions

TriStar Productions has announced its lineup for the 2012 Houston Collectors Show in January, with some current Hall of Famers scheduled to sign autographs and one who could be in the club by then.

Andrew Luck Signs Autograph Deal with Panini

Autographed Andrew Luck helmet

Top NFL draft pick Andrew Luck becomes first NFL player to join Panini Authentic, the autograph and memorabilia division of Panini America.

Update: Topps Tribute Will Include More Autographs, Inscriptions

2012 Sandy Koufax Topps Tribute auto

More Hank Aaron autographs, some famous names to the checklist and a few other extras will be collectors’ reward for waiting a bit longer for 2012 Topps Tribute.

Autograph Signers Announced for NSCC

Baltimore Convention Center

The initial list of autograph signers for this year’s National Sports Collectors Convention is out, with a collection of Baseball Hall of Famers leading the way.

Sneak Peek at Warriors Autograph Stash; Steiner Giants Session

Giants helmets

The New York Giants celebrate their Super Bowl win by grabbing a Sharpie and we also get a look at the Golden State Warriors’ pile of swag.

’39 Series Program Includes DiMaggio Autograph…and the Babe

1939 World Series program Ruth DiMaggio autograph

Cleaning out her grandfather’s estate brought a unique moment in baseball history back to life–and into an auction.

Gordie Howe to Autograph for Panini

Gordie Howe Panini card

The new contract means Panini America will be able to include autograph and memorabilia trading cards of Howe in its hockey card products for the first time. Howe also will appear on the company’s packaging and promotional materials.

2012 Topps Tier One Baseball Information, Checklist and Sell Sheet

2012 Topps Tier One Hank Aaron auto

You’re promised at least 3–maybe 4 hits and a pair of autographs in the summer release of 2012 Topps Tier One.

In The Game Signs Gordie Howe to Autograph Deal

In The Game Gordie Howe relic card

In The Game Trading Cards will have Mr. Hockey, Gordie Howe, in its upcoming hockey card products, including autographs and memorabilia.

Topps Supreme Gets Late Tebow Injection

2012 Topps Supreme Tebow autograph

Some Tim Tebow autographed cards have been hustled into 2012 Topps Supreme football–and the company is using his comeback games for another news series of signed cards in another upcoming product.

Chris Paul Rookie Cards Getting Long Term Boost With Trade to L.A?

Chris Paul Exquisite Rookie

The trade winds blew Chris Paul rookie cards all over the place during the on again, off again trade to L.A. Now that the young superstar has settled in Clipper-land, they could be poised for growth.

Autograph Seekers Chase White House Seekers

Mitt Romney autographed baseball

Among the hottest targets for autograph seekers? Presidential candidates.

2011 Bowman Sterling Box Break

Paul Goldschmidt 2011 Bowman Sterling

Somewhere down the line, these pricey boxes could yield some valuable rookie cards…but which ones? Rich Klein digs in.

Say What? High School Stars Overloaded With Autograph Obligations

autograph

High schoolers signing autographs? Yup..and lots of ‘em. The Army All-America football game kept teen stars busy.

2011 Bowman Sterling Football Review

2011 Bowman Sterling

Rich Klein takes a brief foray into the 2011 Bowman Sterling football mini boxes, part of the collection of six inside each master box from Topps.

Eric Gordon Rookie Cards: The Next Russell Westbrook?

Exquisite Eric Gordon signed rookie card

Juan Martinez sees your Blake Griffin and raises you an Eric Gordon rookie card. Is he the next Russell Westbrook?

Ken Griffey Jr. Signs Autograph Deal with Topps

Autographed Topps Griffey 2012 Gypsy Queen

One generation’s baseball hero has finally signed something for Topps–a contract that will guarantee Ken Griffey Jr. autographs in Topps products.