2013-14 Upper Deck Black Basketball is back as a stand-alone product with the newly-released boxes promising six autographs of guys in their college gear.
An ode to the rookie cards of college basketball legends from the pre-dunk, pre-three point era.
2013-14 Panini Prizm Basketball features offers some big box exclusives and a boatload of parallels at a price point that won’t scare too many collectors away.
ESPN’s 30 for 30 airs tonight, documenting the effort to buy the original rules of basketball in a 2010 Sotheby’s auction and bring them to Kansas.
The NBA’s trading card partner is making up for last year’s lockout-induced dearth of product by unleashing several new issues as a new 82-game season tips off this fall. On Tuesday, Panini America offered some preview images and key information for 2012-13 Absolute Basketball, due out just before the holidays. Absolute will return after sitting […]
Mike Fruitman says Upper Deck has found a time machine with 2011-12 Fleer Retro Basketball with prices on the rise thanks to Michael Jordan and co.
There was no authenticator to secure sports history that night. So what really happened to the basketball used in Wilt Chamberlain’s 100 point record-setter 50 years ago?
Their maker is extinct. They’re 14 years old. And collectors are paying a LOT of green for mean, green 1997-98 Skybox Metal Universe Precious Metal Gems.
The court where Wilt Chamberlain made NBA history has been bought by the Philadelphia 76ers who have plans to preserve part of it, and chop up the rest.
The Jeremy Lin NBA story is driving fans wild and retailers are putting fresh material up within minutes of his latest heroics. He could help drive basketball card sales worldwide.
It’s essentially a package of autographs. 2012 Panini Preferred thumbs its nose at the lowly base card, but if low numbered autos are your thing, you’ll be guaranteed three.
What may be one of the year’s only basketball card products has made getting a Michael Jordan autograph a more attainable proposition.
Julius Erving says he cringed at stories tying the current auction of memorabilia from his playing days to a lawsuit he’s facing.
Major pieces of Julius Erving’s career, a pair of uber-famous fight trunks, some historic Yankee bats and Mickey Cochrane’s memorabilia go on the auction block starting Friday.
You don’t have to be a fan of the team to appreciate the history behind David Kohler’s Lakers collection. Get a video tour of the shrine.
An Australian hoops fan will spend time on the bench after pleading guilty to stealing over a half million in rare currency from the shop where he worked and using the eBay proceeds to buy Michael Jordan cards.
John Makowiec is doing big things with his extra sports cards. He’s hoping others will join him in the effort.
The popularity of unopened packs and big time auctions keeps collectors on the prowl for rare, authentic wax.
The curious case of Panini vs Art Of The Game continues in court, with emphatic denials from Kobe Bryant that he ever signed autographs for the company. Who’s telling the truth?