A software flaw when purchasing cards was exploited by three former employees of Dave & Adam’s Card World to the tune of $1.3 million.
Sam Snead’s tournament used driver, part of more than 100 victories for the legend, leads the offerings of Heritage Auctions’ Sept. 25-26 sale, along with the Bob Burkett Collection of Early Golf Memorabilia featuring the only Bobby Jones’ trophy in private hands, from the 1916 Cherokee Country Club Invitational.
Behind the scenes at every game, Major League Baseball authenticators, usually current or former members of law enforcement, are taking artifacts from the playing field and making them available to fans – in a rapid fashion and filling custom orders.
Upper Deck has agreed to an exclusive, multi-year agreement with the Canadian Football League (CFL) and the Canadian Football League Players’ Association (CFLPA) to become the CFL’s first official trading card partner. First set to be released in October.
Alonzo Mourning and Mitch Richmond headline the Class of 2014, but David Stern brings out the biggest supporters, including Bill Russell. And would Mourning’s poor signing habits change on his induction weekend?
Dan Hampton, Otis Wilson and Steve McMichael will be signing autographs and taking photos with fans, as well as hosting Q&A at halftime.
National Convention boasts largest signing group to date, with Jim Kelly, Bobby Knight, Al Kaline and Joe Torre among those delighting the crowds.
Sylvia Fowles of the Chicago Sky adds paint presence, an Olympic pedigree and defensive dominance on the court, and plenty of signatures off of it.
Derek Jeter’s Turn 2 Foundation has partnered with Steiner Sports to include two pairs of special edition Jordan Brand autographed cleats in Steiner’s “Derek Jeter Farewell Auction” running now through October 19.
Minnesota Wild goalie Josh Harding and Upper Deck have teamed up to spread awareness of Multiple Sclerosis with Heroic Inspirations cards in Upper Deck’s 2014-15 NHL O-Pee-Chee.