Found 203 articles matching Sports category.
  • Jan 24 2013
  • 24 Jan 2013

Super Bowl XLVII Match-Up Set: Collecting the Baltimore Ravens

In a recent article we talked about collecting Super Bowl memorabilia that commemorates the actual event itself. However, now that the teams to face off […]

  • Jan 24 2013
  • 24 Jan 2013

If You’re Hearing that Metal Buzz, it Must be Time for Electric Football

As a games journalist, I am beholden to be completely honest with my readers. And I will be completely frank: I know next to nothing […]

  • Jan 17 2013
  • 17 Jan 2013

Revolver Retrieved from Bonnie & Clyde ‘Death Car’ Will Be Sold by Mayo Auction

KANSAS CITY, Mo. – A .32-caliber revolver retrieved from the stolen car driven by the outlaws Bonnie Parker and Clyde Barrow after they were killed […]

  • Jan 14 2013
  • 14 Jan 2013

Programs, Tickets, Team-Signed Footballs & Helmets top Super Bowl Collectibles

The National Football League’s annual championship game, known as the Super Bowl, has been a tradition since 1967. From its humble beginnings, the game has […]

  • Jan 14 2013
  • 14 Jan 2013

Winchester 1886 by Turnbull Makes the Case for Restoring Antique Rifles

I have been in the firearms business my entire career. And for as long as I can remember, it has been taboo to refinish American-made […]

  • Jan 3 2013
  • 3 Jan 2013

Under-Valued Sports History: Collecting Vintage Game Day Programs

Throughout the history of sports, the game day program has connected fans to their team and has served as a permanent archival recording that the […]

  • Oct 17 2011
  • 17 Oct 2011

Meet WorthPoint’s Über-Collectors: Rob Bertrand, Sports Memorabilia

Passion, energy, excitement. The thrill of the hunt. It seems that everyone infected with the collecting bug shares these same traits! True enthusiasts—or “über collectors” […]

  • Nov 11 2010
  • 11 Nov 2010

Gus Wilson and One of His 100-Year-Old Decoys

Recently I received a call from a woman who had a decoy she wanted more information on. A local auction house referred her to me. […]

  • May 17 2010
  • 17 May 2010

‘First’ is Definitely not ‘Worst’ when it Comes to Sports Memorabilia

Making general statements when it comes to collecting and investing in vintage sports memorabilia can be a little tricky at times. However, an almost sure-fire […]

  • Nov 23 2009
  • 23 Nov 2009

Delaware River Decoys Differ from Their Coastal Brethren

I recently wrote about the New Jersey decoys in general and of the coastal bays in particular (Hollow, Light-Weight Decoys Valued on the Jersey Coast […]