hockey memorabilia

Senators Seeking Items from Ottawa Area’s Hockey History

Ready to celebrate an anniversary next year, the Ottawa Senators are looking to borrow and display items related to the history of hockey in the area.

Say it Ain’t So: Leafs Autograph Stamps Up for Auction

The original stamps used by the Toronto Maple Leafs years ago to “sign” autograph requests and other items are being sold at auction.

Papa Gretzky Aids Burglary Victim with Signed Photo

A dedicated Wayne Gretzky collector who had his collection stolen last weekend, gets a visit–and more–from a famous neighbor.

1st Part of Expansive Hockey Collection at Auction

A 1960s Gordie Howe jersey is among the treasures in Andy Leff’s legendary collection.

Blackhawks Raffling Off Authentic Championship Ring

The big time bling of a Stanley Cup ring worth thousands could be yours.

Collector Creates ‘History of the Hockey Jersey’ Book

A new 160-page book tells the NHL’s story through its jerseys.

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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 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.