On the ice, hockey pioneer Val James dominated his opponents; in ‘Black Ice,’ James reveals the racist battle he faced daily off it.
Rick Barry, the NBA Hall of Famer and champion, says confidence, natural ability and good genes go a long way in a pro career. Here is one of many interviews we have with signers at the upcoming National Sports Collectors Convention.
The post-9/11 catcher’s helmet worn by Mike Piazza will be offered in Goldin Auctions live event at The National. Piazza’s jersey from the same game sold for $365,000 earlier this year.
Upward of 100 outstanding lots from former Milwaukee Brewers superstar Robin Yount will be up for bid through SCP Auctions, ranging from both his “3,000th Hit” bat and baseball (Sept. 9, 1992) to multiple game-worn Brewers jerseys.
Muhammad Ali’s actions transcended sports, yet one personal interaction spoke volumes about the man in hobby circles.
For nearly 40 years in a row, collectors could find one or both cards of lefty pitchers Warren Spahn and Tommy John. Here’s a rundown of the hurlers and their cards.
A contract from 1973 that links Muhammad Ali to Kobe Bryant will be part of a large, live event during the National Sports Collectors Convention courtesy of Goldin Auctions.
The 1964 Topps Giants offering features a unique size, great photography and plenty of stars to chase.
Steiner Sports’ Spring Fling Auction is now live, ending June 26, with 1,700 lots of sports memorabilia ranging from one-of-a-kind game-used gems to autographs from Hall of Famers. Plenty of Yankees stuff, too.
‘Terror in the City of Champions’ proves to be a killer read about the Depression, 1935 World Series and the Black Legion. Ron Keurajian calls it one of the oddest baseball books he’s ever read.