Most people associate sports memorabilia with sports such as baseball and football. However, there are many other areas of sports that provide an avenue for collectibles. Nascar racing, for instance, is a sport with thousands of fans to say the least. Fans from all over the world enjoy the thrill of the race and the items associated with it. Then there are sports like wrestling, fishing, motorcycling, biking, Olympic sports, hockey, tennis, boxing, baseball, and many more.
Anything that is worth collecting will differ in value because of many different factors. For instance, a Dallas cowboy’s jersey may not be of any value whatsoever to a New York Yankees fan.
To maintain the value of many sports memorabilia, the items must have no imperfections whatsoever. No stains, no tears, no wear around the edges, no fading colour, no chips, and no missing parts. On the flip side, there are items that are considered of greater value because they were used by the athlete. Avid fans will often go to great lengths to gain access to something an icon touched, wiped their sweat on, inserted their smelly feet into, or got grass stains on during a game.
Sports lovers can be sure to find items of interest in the ever-popular Vegas! A partial list to get you started include: Numis Gems, The Upper Deck Store, Field of Dreams, Gallery of Legends, Baseball Cards of Las Vegas, Hall of Fame Sports Cards, Casey’s Sports Cards, Sports Card Mania, Sports N More, A Al’s Stars, Fans Hangout, Woody’s World, Starslive 365, Baseball Card Heaven, and K & B Sportcards.
If you are an entering freshmen more than likely you will want buy some college sports memorabilia shortly after you arrive on campus. You no doubt have been waiting for this moment for years and you can hardly wait to parade around in a T-shirt or something with the College name on it. You are finally in college and very thrilled about it. And even more so you can hardly wait until the first football game. There is no doubt that you will wear something with the school colours and the school name on it. You want everyone to know that you have finally become a part of this great school.