Massachusetts Show a Long Running Success

The Boston Globe visits one of the country’s longest continually running shows.

Dealing with Baseball Card Dealers: The Art of Haggling

How to make sure you get the biggest bang for your collecting buck.

Ellen Hosting NBA Memorabilia Auction

A pile of NBA memorabilia send to talk show host Ellen DeGeneres will be sold in a special eBay auction to benefit tornado victims.

Editor’s Blog: Collector Projects Show Creativity in Action

Meet a couple of guys who give a fresh take on old cards.

1971 Pirates Reunion Show This Weekend

Long-time collectors and dealers know all about the shows at Robert Morris University in Pittsburgh.  Pittsburgh XXXIII returns this weekend with a 1971 Pirates Reunion Show on the docket. Joining the 250 tables of sports cards and memorabilia will be 16 players and two coaches from the team that won the 1971 World Series, including […]

National Automobile Racing Memorabilia Show Packs ’em In

It’s not just for gearheads. Thousands from around the world will descend on Indiana later this month for the big race–and the second oldest sports memorabilia show in the country.

Editor’s Blog: Pink Bats, Stolen Sigs, Pawn Star on Dave

Some quick hits–and a video–to close out the week.

Vintage Baseball Card Find Began on Roadshow

One of the hobby’s most intriguing finds was born when the owner took them to the Antiques Roadshow.

Show Guests All Appeared on Sports Illustrated Cover

Here’s a unique concept…a show where every autograph guest once appeared on the cover of Sports Illustrated. Prepare the Sharpie and the magazine.

Upper Deck Has Giveaway Plans for Toronto Expo

Upper Deck is talking up its wrapper redemption promotion for the semi-annual show taking place in Toronto this weekend.

Brooks Robinson: From Hospital to Autograph Table

After battling a health issue, Brooks Robinson was his old self at a big Baltimore sports card show.

Texas Lawyer Pays $2 Million for Signed Helmet

The ‘actual value’ may not be that much, but the signed 1980s Houston Oilers helmet will pay off big in another way.

Auerbach Collection Getting Boston Buzz

His first contract as coach of the Celtics is just one of the pieces of NBA history in the Red Auerbach collection. SCP Auctions made the cross-country trip to showcase some of the items to fans in New England in a morning TV appearance.

New Philadelphia Area Card Show Next Weekend

A new show kicks off next weekend. The Show at the Oaks will have a big lineup of dealers and several autograph guests.

Ohio State Gold Pants Show Up on Pawn Stars

Talk about reality matching the day’s headlines…

Editor’s Blog: 1937 Wheaties Discovery, Iconic 80s and 90s Cards

Two new additions to the 1937 Wheaties set are discovered while modern bloggers compare notes in some entertaining posts.

Editor’s Blog: FBI Visit, Auction Results, Topps Hobby Shop Promotion

Some four leaf clovers dotting the news landscape on St. Patrick’s Day.

Sun-Times Show Opens Friday

One of the hobby’s longest-running events is back for another three-day run.

Show Promotion: Where to Find Customers

Promoting a sports card or trade show in the 21st century means being interactive

Hank Aaron and Dave Letterman: Baseball Card Buddies

Henry laughs it up with David Letterman on the Late Show and brings out a pair of rookie cards.