Editor’s Blog: Vintage Hockey Theft Solved, National Guests, Autograph Specials

Cops say they’ve got their Parkhurst hockey thief. One online card dealer is doing a bang-up business. We’ve got word of some free autographs from former Cub stalwarts at the National and a big online retailer is ready to hook you up with 10% off.

Masters Memorabilia Keeps Auction House Hunting

Got golf? These guys go great guns for the game–and vintage Masters memorabilia is where it’s at.

Rickey’s Papers a National Treasure

Branch Rickey’s baseball life included scouting reports and letters to Jackie Robinson–all are in the collection of the nation’s library.

Hockey for Huggies Auction Blends Moms with Memorabilia

The NHL is hoping to make it easier for families trying to buy the bare essentials for their babies by holding an online auction as part of the Hockey for Huggies program.

National Sports Collectors Convention Autograph List Released

A starting lineup of autograph guests for this year’s National Sports Collectors Convention.

Blake Griffin Rookie Cards Fuel Current Market

With every spectacular dunk and monster stat line, Blake Griffin separates himself from the rest of the hot list.

Gibson Still Amazed at Auction Results

The auction of Kirk Gibson’s 1988 MVP and World Series gear means good things for his foundation.

The Sports Guy’s Visit to the National

ESPN’s Bill Simmons loves the National Sports Collectors Convention.

A Dealer’s National: Making the Most of a Business Trip

Baseball cards and business mix at the National Sports Collectors Convention, where planning is an important part of the game.

Forbes Blog: Hobby Needs Cleaning

Forbes columnist Wayne McDonnell is not impressed with sports memorabilia dealers.

National Sports Collectors Convention Notes: Final Edition

Some video and a note or two from the 2010 National Sports Collectors Convention.

National Sports Collectors Convention: Some Tips for Attendees

The National Sports Collectors show is more fun with a plan in mind…trust us.

First LeBron Heat Card Will Be National Giveaway

LeBron James’ first basketball card appearance in a Miami Heat uniform will be in Panini’s National wrapper redemption set.

Chicago Show Set for This Weekend

Six weeks before the National Sports Collectors Convention, another large show sets up shop in Chicago.

Your Travel Guide to the National Sports Collectors Convention

Where to stay, where to eat and what to do in and around the Baltimore Convention Center.

PSA, PSA/DNA Offers Grading Discounts at National

Turnaround time can be measured in minutes at the National.

Free Orioles Tickets to NSCC Show Sneak Peekers

Free baseball with your baseball cards.

Panini National Treasures Will Be $400 Per Pack

Panini brings its National Treasures brand to hoops with a sumjmertime issue that packs six autographs or memorabilia cards.

National Teams Up with Orioles

Free tickets to see the Orioles at Camden Yards will be part of selected admission purchases at this year’s National Sports Collectors Convention and the team is helping promote the show.

2010 Topps National Chicle Review

Topps’ National Chicle baseball promises at least two signed cards per box.