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Cardinals’ Museum Website Showcases Team’s History

Autographed Cardinals ball

There’s no physical location yet, but the St. Louis Cardinals Museum is online with a brand new website full of memorabilia.

PSA Population Report Goes Free

PSA

Collectors and dealers now have access to some valuable information on a massive database of graded cards now that the PSA Population Report is public info.

Top 5 Vintage Sports Program Sales

1902 Rose Bowl program

From a century-old Rose Bowl program to a minty ’26 World Series program, eBay bidders have had a lot to choose from lately.

2011-12 SP Authentic Basketball: Upper Deck Tries to Fill the Hoops Card Void

SP Authentic 2011-12 basketball box

No labor contract? No problem for Upper Deck, which has become the basketball card torchbearer this season, even without an NBA license. Pack-busting Juan Martinez evaluates the contents of a newly purchased box.

2011-12 Upper Deck Hockey: No Auto Redemptions

2011-12-NHL-Upper-Deck-Series-One-UD-Canvas-Card-Alex-Ovechkin

Young guns, Heroes and a redemptionless autograph checklist highlight 2011-12 Upper Deck hockey.

World Series Programs Still Popular

2011 World Series program

From scorecards to local and historic flavor to a slick package of feature stories and mountains of ads, World Series programs have quite a history.

Items in Ted Williams Memorabilia Auction on Display

Mantle-Williams signed baseball

Hunt Auctions has packed up the memorabilia consigned by Ted Williams’ daughter and put it on display in the Hall of Famer’s hometown.

TWIB Talks Baseball Cards

Nap Lajoie 1933-34 Goudey

The Hall of Fame uses them to illustrate the game’s past. Baseball players of today sometimes collect them–or did. And Topps is still cranking them out. Baseball cards get star treatment on MLB’s weekly TV show.

Editor’s Blog: National Thoughts

Wantlist

Observations…and a suggestion or two as the National heads into the weekend.

eBay Championship Rings Often the Real Deal

Rays American League Championship ring

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.

Get a Close Look at MLB All-Star Auction Highlights

Sing Sing Prison Babe Ruth used bat

CNBC discusses the state of the sports memorabilia market as Hunt Auctions shows off The Babe’s prison bat and other cool stuff.

First NFL Championship Trophy Still Missing

Akron Pros 1920

Before even the Green Bay Packers existed, there was pro football. The first season of what would become the NFL included a championship trophy. But where is it?

1971 Topps Baseball: 40 Years Later

1971 Topps cello box

A little revolutionary. A little counter culture. The 1971 Topps set brought us innovation and drives today’s mint freaks to drink.

2011 Topps Wrapper Redemption Autos Unveiled

Branca

Topps is showing off some signed replicas of its 1952 series, paying homage to some players who showed up on the company’s first major set.

Cranston Show Celebrates 35th Anniversary

sports card show

Collectors on the east coast know this show, still going and still raising money after 3 1/2 decades.

Super Bowl Memorabilia Road Show

1965 Cowboys signed football

The big game awaits.
A visit to the memorabilia road show in Dallas.

A Football Card Blaster Box is Born

Gridiron Gear 2010

How do those big sheets of trading cards become boxes of packs? Take a look.

Welcome to the ‘new’ Sports Collectors Daily!

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TNT Tours the Lakers Shrine

Join NBA on TNT reporter Craig Sager as he takes a look inside the phenomenal collection of Lakers memorabilia owned by David Kohler.

Super Bowl Program Ready for Game Day

Super Bowl program collectors will be adding a new edition to their collection.