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Watch With eBay Puts TV, Auctions in Your Lap

Watch with eBay

There’s no telling how many times we’ve been watching something on TV and had it trigger the urge to check out something related on eBay. A breakout performance by a certain player might have us ready to make a move on his rookie card. A clip from an old championship game might have us wanting […]

Unique Tennis Memorabilia Auction Raises Funds for Charity

Tennis memorabilia Roger Federer

The ATP created ‘lockers’ with autographs and tennis memorabilia from the world’s top stars, put them on display at the Barclay’s in London and let fans bid.

2011 Topps Tier One Box Break

Tier One 2011 Topps baseball

Topps steps up its game with a new mid-range product that seems to provide good value for the money.

2011 Panini Totally Certified Football Preview

Dan Fouts Totally Certified Heritage

Panini’s HRX video trading cards debuted in basketball, but they’ll be hitting boxes of Totally Certified football later this season.

The $400 Michael Jordan Autograph

1996 Jordan auto SPx

What may be one of the year’s only basketball card products has made getting a Michael Jordan autograph a more attainable proposition.

2011 Bowman Chrome Review

2011 Bowman Chrome

Our box buster says 2011 Bowman Chrome is hot (again) as it offers a prospecting buzz and ten years of history.

Pujols Historic Home Run Ball Tossed Back on Field

Jordan Hartsell

It might be time for fans to start thinking with their head and not their heart. Albert Pujols’ historic third home run ball in last week’s World Series game was worth a lot more to the Ranger fan who caught it than the satisfaction of throwing back an enemy bomb.

1910 All-Star Tour Letters Surface; Will Be Sold

Signed Christy Mathewson

A collection of letters from the likes of Cobb, Mathewson, Johnson, Lajoie, Collins, McGraw and others about an ill-fated attempt to put together a post-season All-Star Game tour is about to enter the hobby.

Ramblings: Remembering H & H Hobbies

Richs Ramblings

Rich Klein goes back to the 1980s where a New Jersey sports card shop was always buzzing.

Jerseys From Russian Hockey Plane Crash Fundraiser on Auction Block

Lokomotiv Yaroslavl Capitals jersey

The Capitals and Penguins have organized a joint effort to raise money for the families of Lokomotiv Yaroslavl, the KHL team that perished in a plane crash in Russia. The sale of signed jerseys will benefit families.

New Sports Memorabilia Auction Venture Will Also Aid Player Charities

8D Network

A newly-formed group will launch sports memorabilia auctions while working with athletes and their charities.

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.

More News, Notes: Card Burglar, Panini Player of the Day, Tom Brady Finally Gets Chili’s Auto

Panini Player of the Day

A burglar swipes expensive cards, Panini brings back a popular promotion and spurned as a youngster, Tom Brady finally gets his autograph.

1961 Topps Baseball: Still Magic After 50 Years

1961 Topps wrapper

Fifty years have passed since the 1961 Topps cards came out of wax packs, but collectors still love it.

Topps Prime 9 Player of the Week is Mickey Mantle

Mantle 2011 Prime 9 redemption

Week 7 is devoted to #7 as Topps continues to fill out its late-season redemption set.

NFL Auctions to Benefit Children of 9/11 Victims

NFL Auction

Proceeds from memorabilia worn during league games played on the 10th anniversary of 9/11 will go to two related charities.

2011 Bowman Platinum Baseball Box Review

2011 Bowman Platinum box

Rich Klein fishes for prospect autos in his box of 2011 Bowman Platinum.

Rediscovering the Shoebox

Topps 1954 Ted Williams

A collector from way back digs into some shoeboxes full of cards during a New England summer.

Baseball Hall of Fame’s 2011 Memorabilia Additions

Baseball Hall of Fame

Been adding to your collection? The Baseball Hall of Fame has.

Baseball Cards Part of High School All-American Game Week

Nick Williams high school All-American

Some high school All-Americans got their first baseball cards–even if they’re not old enough for the company to include them in packs.