The National Convention always draws well in Chicago, and this year was no different for the first four days. SCD got a first row seat to the festivities.
2013 Topps Football is ready to hit shelves, offering all of the rookie cards collectors could ask for, along with contests and retro designs.
Upper Deck multi-year extension gives the company an opportunity to create a massive stand-alone trading card set for Hockey Canada in 2013!
Series 1 of the latest World Football League cards are now available, with Series 2 and a Traded set coming soon.
The second day of The National was capped off with Heritage Auctions Platinum Night sale, led by game-used caps, Sam Snead memorabilia and some impressive cards.
Just two days away from its Aug. 1 Platinum Night Auction, Heritage Auctions created more headlines with the news it will offer the Stan Musial Collection in October. Items offered by the Musial family will include milestone game-used treasures, correspondence and mementos from Musial’s personal collection.
It’s better than stapling nine-pocket sleeves of cards to your wall: Topps is offering Archive Print of MLB players’ 1970s-90s baseball cards. Decorate that memorabilia room.
The National Sports Collectors Convention is no stranger to the city of Chicago. The show has been held in the area eight times, with plenty of publicity shining on the event, from a proposed Bartman appearance to O.J. making a “surprise” stop.
Here is a quick rundown of card manufacturers’ plans for wrapper redemption programs at the National Convention. Many companies are offering new sets/cards each day of the July 31-Aug. 4 event.
Media outlets always ask about the current card market. When they start talking about how today’s market pales in comparison to two decades ago, I know they are only talking about the modern card market.