December 20, 2016 | Vol. 17 Issue 25
In this issue:
  My Love/Hate for the Hobby in 2016
  Meet Kevin Keating
  Collecting LeBron James
  Upcoming Shows
  PSA Announces 2017 Pricing Updates
What do you love about the hobby most?
  1. The People
  2. The Collectibles
  3. The Shows
  4. The Auctions

My Love/Hate for the Hobby in 2016
2016 has been an interesting year in the hobby, from great finds to hot markets. Like any market or industry, there are things we all love about it and things we hate. Using a style made popular in fantasy football articles throughout the web, PSA’s Joe Orlando reflects on the hobby by discussing his own personal Love/Hate list in the following column. 

Meet Kevin Keating – One of the Most Respected Men in the Hobby
PSA continues to add talent to their growing staff. This fall, longtime autograph veteran Kevin Keating joined the team. In the next article, we get a chance to learn more about Keating’s background and personal life, one that is saturated in signatures. 

Collecting LeBron James – Is He “King” of the Basketball Card Hobby?
LeBron James has reigned supreme as the NBA’s best all-around player for years. While the expectations continue to be high for the superstar, the hobby has responded. As an example, this past summer, one of his cards broke the $300,000 barrier at auction. In the next piece, we take a close look at some of LeBron’s most popular cards.   

latest news
The December Sterling Sports Auction #58 is Live: Auction Closes December 29th READ MORE
High-Grade Heroes Highlight Big Memory Lane Winter Auction: Opens December 23 through January 14. READ MORE
Sirius Sports Cards Auction #175 is Live and Ends December 22. Bid Today! READ MORE
2016 Goldin Auctions Holiday Auction Pushes Company to Record Year with Over $25 Milliion in Sales READ MORE
SCP Auctions Presents the George Blanda Collection in its upcoming Winter Premier Auction. The late Hall of Famer’s football memorabilia goes up for bid on Jan 4th READ MORE
PSA Announces 2017 Service & Pricing Updates - Effective January 4, 2017 READ MORE
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