Eric Lindros was a highly regarded hockey player when he was ready to join the NHL, and hockey card collectors took notice by chasing after his cards.
The spring Toronto Sports Card and Memorabilia Expo was the gathering place for hockey greats and families to mingle with each other.
Sports Collectors Digest takes a look at the top rookie cards of the modern era that have been influential in the trading card hobby.
Gordie Howe game-used Detroit Red Wings jersey at sCP Auctions approaching $70,000 with the auction closing Saturday, Aug. 20.
Grey Flannel Auctions trots out game-used jerseys across the major sports, rare signed baseballs, NBA awards and more. Looks for examples from Favre, Jeter, Pete Rose, Gretzky, Butkus and hundreds more.
A George Mikan rookie card graded PSA 10 is expected to sell well into the six figures, but that’s not the only big-ticket item in SCP auctions’ Fall Premier. Look for Joe DiMaggio’s 1951 Yankees uniform and a 1923-25 Lou Gehrig sidewritten bat, among other gems.
SCP Auctions has pulled the tarp off its upcoming Fall Premier sale, providing collectors a close look at Hall of Famer game-used jerseys, rare cards and premium signatures. Bidding kicks off Nov. 18.
Frozen Pond’s latest charity auction is filled with nice pieces, from a 1993 Toronto Blue Jays championship watch to a Robert Stephen Simon Mantle painting signed by the star to hundreds of hockey pieces.
Shaquille O’Neal autographed memorabilia will be available through Upper Deck Authenticated showcasing the center’s 19-year professional career.
Cardboard paradise awaits bidders in the upcoming Mile High Card Co. auction, with highest-graded examples, set breaks and more.