Found 216 articles matching Sports category.
  • Oct 28 2008
  • 28 Oct 2008

1972 Dolphins: Collectibles from a Perfect Season

Football fans know who the 1972 Dolphins are. They are the only team to complete a perfect season culminating in a Super Bowl win. Other teams have accomplished perfect regular seasons, but they’ve always fallen short in the playoffs (see the New England Patriots of last year.)

  • Oct 22 2008
  • 22 Oct 2008

Phillies Collectibles To Get You Ready For The World Series

As the 104th World Series gets underway, I thought it was time to pay my respect to the teams who’ve made it this far. Last week, I did a piece on Tampa Rays collectibles. Now, it’s time to honor the rich history of the Philadelphia Phillies.

 

  • Oct 15 2008
  • 15 Oct 2008

Buy “Cinderella” Rays Collectibles Now

Since their inception in 1998, the Tampa Bay Rays have suffered through some of the worst seasons in MLB history. Not a good record for collectibles. Every year, the team would finish with one of the worst records in the entire league. It seemed the franchise would never be able to turn things around.

  • Oct 6 2008
  • 6 Oct 2008

Third-Party Sports Card Grading and Its Effect on Value

The grading of sports cards has become a widely accepted method for verifying a card’s condition and authenticity. Grading was first introduced to the hobby in 1991 by Professional Sports Authenticator (PSA) of Newport Beach, Calif. PSA is a company spun off from Professional Coin Grading Service.

  • Oct 6 2008
  • 6 Oct 2008

Color a Big Price Consideration with Fishing Lures

Color a Big Price Consideration with Fishing Lures

By Steve Ellis

  • Sep 30 2008
  • 30 Sep 2008

Mannings Spawn NFL Collectibles

The Manning family has become one of the strongest dynasties in the sports world, and their collectibles are increasing in value. Over the last two […]

  • Sep 29 2008
  • 29 Sep 2008

Yankee Stadium Farewell

Editor’s Note: Dan Borsey is a collector, and baseball is his passion. In Farewell to Yankee Stadium, he writes about his most precious collectibles—memories.

  • Sep 24 2008
  • 24 Sep 2008

More great baseball stories

Here is a host of stories that tell the background of collectibles and most importantly, how you can add to the value of your collection.

Yankee Stadium Farewell

  • Sep 23 2008
  • 23 Sep 2008

Sultan of Swat Collectibles: As Great as the Babe

Every once in a while, an athlete comes along who transcends his or her sport. These precious few are bigger than the game, and they become the embodiment of their country. People search incessantly for their collectibles.

  • Sep 16 2008
  • 16 Sep 2008

Historic Dodgers Collectibles—Forever Popular

The Dodgers are a historic baseball franchise whose origins extend back to 1883. Originally, the team was located in Brooklyn, New York. However, in 1958, owner Walter O’Malley made a business decision to move the franchise across the country to Los Angeles. The City of Angels instantly took the team and its collectibles, and they set a franchise record for attendance in their first year.