LeBron James has been practicing his autograph…and there’s a reason behind it.
One of Minnesota’s best sports collections is not in a fancy hall of fame — it’s located in the suburban home of an iconic announcer.
Panini will distribute four million packs of its new Adrenalyn basketball cards– and 2.5 million game boards to get kids hooked on collecting.
The NBA All-Star Jam Session gets underway this week in Dallas with free autographs on the docket if you’re willing to stand in line.
Meet one sports-mad hoopster in Illinois.
A Panini hoops product delivers a little more than advertised.
Congratulations to Jason Shoemaker of Ohio, who learned of Upper Deck’s Holiday Hunt promotion through the story on Sports Collectors Daily and figured out through the company’s clues that the LeBron James autographed basketball was nearby. He walked into All Pro Sportscards in Cuyahoga Falls and claimed his prize, then sent me a nice note […]
The George Mikan PSA 10 rookie card that sold for over $218,000 early Sunday morning changed hands at least once before…for a lot less.
A 1948-49 Bowman George Mikan rookie card sold for $218,550 in the Hidden Treasures Auction conducted by Memory Lane Inc.
Panini’s spokesman is hoping to turn kids into the collector that he once was.
Like the ultimate center jump, what many consider the world’s greatest vintage basketball card is about to be tossed up for grabs…a PSA 10 with a minimum bid of $50,000.
He’s no longer playing, but is that any reason for the 1986-87 Fleer card to trade at its current level?
It wasn’t a splash. More like a ripple. When Fleer announced plans to produce a nationally distributed basketball card set in 1986, it didn’t create massive shock waves in the hobby. Basketball was alive thanks to Larry Bird, Magic Johnson and, of course, Jordan. But its cards were still playing third fiddle to baseball and […]
ESPN was barely a blip on the sports radar screen. Home computers were still more than a decade away. No blogs. No YouTube. No college hoops on TV every night. Whatever hype surrounded the 1979 NCAA Championship game was largely because the country had read about Magic Johnson and Larry Bird in their daily newspapers […]
Upper Deck’s inaugural Exquisite basketball autographed patch rookie cards of LeBron James continue to bring phenomenal prices.