Found 205 articles matching Sports category.
  • Feb 5 2014
  • 5 Feb 2014

Bring the Exciting Winter Olympic Sport of Curling to Your Gaming Table!

The 2014 Winter Olympics in Sochi are just about to start. Between concerns over terrorism, confusion over choosing a site in a rather mild climate, […]

  • Jan 31 2014
  • 31 Jan 2014

Collecting the Quarterbacks of Super Bowl XLVIII: Russell Wilson

In part one of our discussion on collecting the quarterbacks of Super Bowl XLVIII, we took a look at the wily veteran, Peyton Manning. It […]

  • Jan 31 2014
  • 31 Jan 2014

Collecting the Quarterbacks of Super Bowl XLVIII: Peyton Manning

While any number of players on Championship teams can be collectible depending on the outcome of the game and their individual performances, quarterbacks will always […]

  • Jan 29 2014
  • 29 Jan 2014

Q & A with Harry Rinker: ‘Early Junk’ Chair, Dale Earnhardt Die-Cast Car

QUESTION: Between 40 and 50 years ago, when my mother was collecting “early junk,” she purchased a rush-seat arm chair that has arms, legs and […]

  • Jan 27 2014
  • 27 Jan 2014

Collectibles of the XXII Sochi Winter Olympics

The upcoming Winter Olympic Games, scheduled to begin on February 7, provides collectors with a host of collectible opportunities, some of which are available now. […]

  • Jan 7 2014
  • 7 Jan 2014

Estate Executors’ Headaches: Selling Trophy Mounts

If you were an estate executor and discovered a cache of illegal drugs in a decedent’s home, you’d know not to sell them, right? Of […]

  • Jan 1 2014
  • 1 Jan 2014

Want an Autograph? Know Your Collector’s Etiquette

I have written before about best practices and proper etiquette for acquiring through-the-mail autographs, but what about acquiring autographs in person? There are many different […]

  • Dec 13 2013
  • 13 Dec 2013

Modern Sports Card Collecting Terms and Definitions

If you are new to the hobby of collecting sports cards, or perhaps you are a returning collector reengaging with a childhood pursuit. Maybe you […]

  • Dec 4 2013
  • 4 Dec 2013

Q & A with Harry Rinker: Vinturi Wine Aerator, Remington Model 12 Pump-Action Rifle

QUESTION: I collect antique bottles by finding them when walking alongside the river banks in my area. This summer I came across an odd piece. […]

  • Dec 2 2013
  • 2 Dec 2013

Sports Memorabilia’s Top 10 Jaw-Dropping Price Tags

For as long as there have been sports, there has been sports memorabilia. There have also been collectors who are willing to pay astronomical sums […]