John Makowiec loved collecting cards, and now he makes sure all kids can enjoy the experience with his Cards 2 Kids program which hands out donated trading cards to kids in need and other charitable organizations.
Former infielder and now Triple-A manager Wally Backman reflects on the famous Mets season, his career and today’s new rules.
Recent events, including a smash-and-grab break-in, have led John Hamilton to close his Newport Sports Museum and sell much of the contents in a series of fours sales through SCP Auctions. Here are some thoughts from Hamilton on the decision.
The 1977-78 Topps Basketball set won’t blow up the wallet, is chock full of stars, yet takes a back seat in quality to other sets of the decade. Got a favorite from the set?
Each 10-minute program in the series provides interesting and useful information about sports collectibles and is posted on YouTube as well as on the PSA website. Learn how to build better collections and get tips on spotting forgeries, among other topics.
Chicago Sky guard/forward Elena Delle Donne was the 2013 WNBA ROY, leading vote-getter in All-Star Game and loves fan mail. Here’s an exclusive interview with the star.
Spending some time with the oldest living Heisman winners and their cards: Johnny Lujack, Johnny Lattner and Dick Kazmaier. Learn about their lives, careers and what they did after football.
The Newport Sports Museum collected and curated by John Hamilton has been a destination spot for sports fans and collectors for years. Now pieces from that collection will be sold by SCP Auctions in four separate auctions, starting with a sale that ends May. 17.
A review of ‘The Georgia Peach,’ a book debunking Ty Cobb’s supposed evil demeanor; plus, rare aviation forgeries hit the market.
The online buy/sell venue Check Out My Cards branches out past 8 million cards. Find out why – from the CEO and from those who use the site on a daily basis.