Robert Edward Auctions

Notes: Big Prices for Those 70s Cards; Bossy Puck; Legal Roundup

Nolan Ryan 1970 Topps PSA 10

Some high-grade 1970s baseball cards draw major bids; Mike Bossy gets his 50 goal puck back after 27 years and the FBI and government attorneys visit Arkansas.

He Shoots, He Saves: New Book Focuses on Hockey Memorabilia

He Shoots He Saves

Jon Waldman writes about collecting hockey cards, memorabilia and more in a new book that includes memories and memorabilia from NHL greats.

Herb Brooks Collection Includes Rings, Jersey, Notebooks

Herb Brooks 1980 Olympic hockey ring

Memorabilia from the late Herb Brooks, coach of the 1980 ‘Miracle on Ice’ Olympic hockey team and a former player himself, is up for bid this month.

World’s Oldest Hockey Stick Sold to Canadian Museum of History

Moffatt Stick

The Moffatt Stick, hewn in the 1830s in Nova Scotia and meticulously researched, will go on public display–but not for a while.

Hull of an Auction: Brett, Bobby Memorabilia on the Block

Brett Hull 600th goal puck

Dozens of items from the collection of Brett Hull, including game jerseys, sticks and milestone pucks are on the auction block.

New Website Focuses on Vintage Hockey Cards

Bobby Orr 1966-67 Topps USA Test

The NHL’s labor trouble won’t keep a good collector down. A newly launched website is zeroed in on vintage hockey cards.

Summit Series Memorabilia a Cottage Industry

Cournoyer 1972 Summit Series jersey

From autograph deals to pricey memorabilia from 40 years ago, the Summit Series remains red hot.

Esposito Selling Jerseys, Pucks, Sticks…and Cast…from Collection

Phil Esposito

Hockey great Phil Esposito is putting his personal collection of memorabilia on the auction block. The Hall of Famer has consigned dozens of pieces including game used equipment, awards, rings, autographs, artwork and even a 39-year-old leg cast from a much talked about injury he suffered during the playoffs. Legendary Auctions will feature the Esposito […]

Game Worn Hockey Specialist Byron Hopes for Rebound


From low end to high end, Milt Byron, a retired police detective, has been buying and selling game-worn hockey memorabilia for parts of four decades.

Editor’s Blog: Legal Bills, Smash ‘n Grab, Snip ‘n Swap


A collection of…unusual…stories from the wide world of sports memorabilia.

Historic Gretzky Puck Forgotten…But No More

Gretzky goal photo

The puck that made Wayne Gretzky the NHL’s all-time scoring leader was tucked away for years until the man who originally safeguarded it, brought it to market.

Canadian Auction House Grew Through Specialization

Classic Auctions

Classic Auctions may not be that well known to American collectors who focus on ball sports, but they’re a major player in the marketplace.

No Off-Season for Hockey Collectors

Just over the U.S. border, collectors in one small community are all about hockey.