Muhammad Ali

Ali Memorabilia Auction to Follow Exhibit

Plans are in the works for an auction of Muhammad Ali memorabilia, with accepted items gaining exposure through a huge new exhibit in Europe.

1970s Ali vs Superman Comic is a Classic

Remember when DC Comics pitted Muhammad Ali against Superman in front of a gaggle of famous faces from the 1970s?

Sam Simon Collection Up for Bid

The late co-creator of the Simpsons had quite a collection. Now it’s being sold to raise money for a philanthropic foundation he created with his fortune.

Bobby Orr’s 1972 All-Star Game Jersey Brings $95,433

Orr’s jersey from the game in Minnesota led the Lelands auction which also included autographs from the first Hall of Fame class and a Deflategate ball.

Notes: Rings Stolen in Toronto; Craigslist Trouble in Cleveland

Two valuable championship rings were stolen in a Toronto burglary, two brothers from Cleveland are accused of a memorabilia scam… and more in the Notebook.

Heritage Plans Largest Auction in Company History

Heritage Auctions will hold a major event next month with thousands of sports cards and rare sports memorabilia up for bid.

Gloves from Ali-Liston Fight at Auction

Both pairs of gloves from the famous “Phantom Punch” bout will be offered at Heritage Auctions on the 50th anniversary of the controversial collision.

Ali’s ‘Fight of the Century’ Gloves Sold for $388,375

Boxing gloves donned by Muhammad Ali during the first of three clashes with Joe Frazier and Lou Gehrig’s 1924 contract sold for more than $740,000 combined.

Movie Rights to Operation Bullpen Purchased

The sports memorabilia industry’s most notorious scheme could become a feature film.

Carmelo Anthony’s 2004 Olympic Bronze Medal Up for Bid

Apparently upset with a third place finish, Carmelo Anthony turned his bronze medal over to a relative who is now selling it at auction.

Bidding on Ali’s Gloves from 1964 Liston Fight Tops $200,000

The gloves worn by Muhammad Ali when he stopped Sonny Liston to win his first heavyweight title and ‘shook up the world’ are on the auction block.

Big Bucks for Ozzie’s Gold Gloves, Babe’s Sweater, Oscar’s MVP and Hornung’s Heisman

Ozzie Smith’s 13 Gold Gloves brought $519, 203, Babe Ruth’s old Yankee sweater brought more than $250,00 and several other pieces sold for well into six figures in SCP Auctions’ final major catalog sale of 2012.

Ali-Liston, Ali-Frazier Gloves Become Most Valuable Boxing Memorabilia

The champ is still the champ.  Two pairs of boxing gloves from historic Muhammad Ali fights each brought $385,848 in an auction of memorabilia from the estate of famed trainer Angelo Dundee.  The gloves each set record prices for the most valuable boxing memorabilia ever sold, according to SCP Auctions, which was given charge of […]

Bidding for Ali Fight Gloves, Ozzie’s Gold Gloves Heats Up

Two pair of Muhammad Ali boxing gloves from a couple famous fights have pushed past a half million dollars as bidding heads into its final days via the SCP Auctions catalog.

VIDEO: A Look at the Angelo Dundee Collection

We get our first up close look at some of the items in the Angelo Dundee collection, set to be sold this fall.

Best Known Babe Ruth Autographed Baseball Sells for $388,375

Cards from the Black Swamp find took a backseat to a pristine Babe Ruth autographed baseball–and one of his bats from the famed 1927 season in an auction held on the second night of the National Sports Collectors Convention.

Angelo Dundee Collection Including Gloves from Big Ali Fights Consigned to Auction

Items saved by the man who trained Muhammad Ali including several pairs of fight-worn gloves from the champ’s biggest bouts, will be sold by SCP Auctions.

Ali’s Thrilla in Manila Trunks Going on Auction Block

Rescued from a storage unit in 1988 for $650, the trunks Muhammad Ali wore in one of the greatest fights ever will soon be sold again.

PSA Also Offering SMR Access Free

Collectors now have free access to PSA’s online sports card and autograph guide in addition to no-charge access to the population report.

Dr. J Collection, Ali Trunks, Yankee Bats Among SCP Auction Headliners

Major pieces of Julius Erving’s career, a pair of uber-famous fight trunks, some historic Yankee bats and Mickey Cochrane’s memorabilia go on the auction block starting Friday.