eBay Championship Rings Often the Real Deal

It may be one of the quieter elements of the hobby, but there are plenty of collectors in the hunt for a variety of championship rings…and plenty of sellers putting their hard-earned bling on eBay.

Collector Chronicles Championship Jewelry

The Uni Watch blog detours into the fascinating arena of rare and valuable title bling.

Don West: Still Crazy After All These Years

The wild man who sold sports cards to the masses at 3 a.m. on cable TV is back in the game.

Surprise…Babe Ruth Signed Ball IS Valuable

A Florida woman didn’t think that old baseball with the Babe’s signature was worth taking to a local appraisal fair.

Topps Five Star Football Plans Unveiled

Embossed, thick cards served up in a velvet tray? Topps will offer its super premium Five Star product after the 2010 season comes to a close.

PA Housekeeper Convicted in Sports Memorabilia Theft Case

Kimberley Williams claimed her ex-husband was responsible for the theft of some vintage baseball memorabilia. A jury wasn’t buying it.

Jewelry Shop Selling Vintage Mikan Memorabilia

George Mikan’s surviving family members are using a west coast jewelry shop to sell off some of the Basketball Hall of Famer’s memorabilia on eBay.

Big Georgia Burglary Nets Vintage Cards

They may not have known they were there, but burglars made off with some nice, old baseball cards in Dawgs country.

Future Auction Fodder? Yankees World Series Rings

A look at the diamonds on the diamond as the Yankees show off their 2009 ice.

Madoff Auction Includes Autographs, Cards

While Bernie and Ruth Madoff’s jewelry and furs will get most of the attention, Saturday’s US Marshal’s sale also includes some nice hockey cards, an MJ rookie and some autographed footballs.

Stolen: Carolina Man Loses Big Card Collection

A near-lifelong sports card collection is gone in minutes.

Championship Rings, Etc., Now Part of PSA Authentication Business

Authentication has now spread to the pricey world of sports championship rings and awards.

1970s Stanley Cup Rings Swiped in $1 Million Robbery

Canadian thieves picked a bountiful target for a robbery. Valuable jewelry was taken–along with a pair of championship rings belonging to the former owner of the Montreal Canadiens.