Tag Archives: Muhammad Ali

Superman vs. Muhammad Ali Comic Getting the Action Figure Treatment from NECA

The classic Superman vs. Muhammad Ali comic is being turned into a pair of stylized action figures from NECA. Get details and images of the two-pack.

12 Vintage Muhammad Ali Cards You Might Not Have Seen Before

Details and gallery of several of the best vintage Muhammad Ali cards and why it’s tough to define which one is a rookie card. See his early cards from around the world.

RIP Muhammad Ali

00000Thanks, Champ!

Muhammad Ali’s gloves sell for $956,000

On the 50th anniversary of their controversial second fight, the gloves worn by Muhammad Ali and Sonny Liston packed even more punch.

Muhammad Ali’s gloves from famed fight open at $500,000

The gloves worn by the world’s most-iconic athlete in one of the most-controversial fights of his career that spawned arguably the greatest sports photograph ever are on the auction block via Dallas, Texas-based Heritage Auctions.

Beckett 20 Questions on … the “other” sports and other collecting options

Majority rules. That might be the best way to describe the sports card landscape and collecting habits these days. The sports that the most people like get the most attention and the most products.

The King and S.I. — New Jersey collector pursues lifelong autograph project

Imagine a collecting challenge that spans decades into the past and has at least one new autograph addition arriving every single week.

Beckett 20 Questions on … Collecting USA

With all of the collecting potential to be found with the latest arrival sporting the Red, White and Blue on cardboard, we figured it was time for another 20 Questions.

Win a Muhammad Ali printing plate

Today’s prize: 2011 Leaf Muhammad Ali Event Worn Memorabilia Printing Plate #EW12 1/1

Prize Gallery: Beckett Customer Appreciation Month starts Monday with daily giveaways on Beckett.com

While we have teased a few images of what’s up for grabs during Customer Appreciation Month, we haven’t shown you everything that will be up for grabs starting Monday on Beckett.com.

Boxing loses a legend — Joe Frazier dead at 67

The boxing community lost one of its greatest fighters on Monday with the death of Smokin’ Joe Frazier.

Busting a Leaf wrapper redemption pack at NSCC

Beckett Baseball’s Chris Olds busted a Leaf wrapper redemption pack at the National Sports Collectors Convention so you could see what’s inside.

And in this corner: Ringside Boxing Round Two

00000 By Andrew Tolentino | BSCM Editor Last year, Creative Cardboard Concepts (mostly comprised of the makers of In The Game) ended a 15-year drought for stand-alone boxing products with its Ringside Boxing Round One  release. This year, the multi-faceted collectibles company will follow up in true Rocky-esque fashion. The manufacturer revealed today that Ringside […]

Leaf readies promo cards for NSCC

Another trading card company has unveiled its plans for promo cards at the National Sports Collectors Convention, and this time it’s Leaf with a healthy mix of big names from across several sports.

Weekly Highlights (April 4 – April 8)

Beckett.com highlights from the week of April 4 – April 8

Muhammad Ali’s autograph cards floating like a butterfly, stinging like a bee

If we could hear Muhammad Ali now, he might be saying “I’m gonna float like a butterfly, sting like a bee … and ain’t nobody selling cards quite like me.”