December 17, 2019 | Vol. 20 Issue 27
In this issue:
  Wilt Chamberlain – Collecting Cards, Autographs and Memorabilia of ‘The Big Dipper’
  PSA Set Registry Starter Kit: Shaquille O’Neal
  Giannis Antetokounmpo – ‘Buck-ing’ Hobby Trends
  Upcoming Shows
  PSA Quarterly Grading Specials

Wilt Chamberlain – Collecting Cards, Autographs and Memorabilia of ‘The Big Dipper’
Wilt Chamberlain was a shooting star... and a rebounding, passing and defensive one as well. Twenty years after his death, "The Big Dipper" remains one of the most collected players of all time. SMR looks back on Chamberlain’s life, legacy and lasting impact on the hobby.

PSA Set Registry Starter Kit: Shaquille O’Neal
There have been few players (or personalities) in the NBA as large as Shaquille O’Neal. Whether you call him "Big Diesel," "Shaq-Fu" or another of his many nicknames, the man is a legend on and off the court. Fortunately for collectors, not all his rookie cards have an equally large price. SMR goes one-on-one with Shaq’s rookie card set.

Giannis Antetokounmpo – ‘Buck-ing’ Hobby Trends
Giannis Antetokounmpo’s rookie cards are as tough to find as his name is to pronounce. The aptly dubbed "Greek Freak" is one of the most athletic basketball players on the planet and collectors are crazy for his cardboard. SMR details the top rookie cards of the NBA’s reigning league MVP.

Submissions 101: Terms & Conditions
Which area of basketball collecting has the most potential for growth?
  1. High-grade vintage cards
  2. Low-pop modern star cards
  3. Low-pop modern rookie cards
  4. Game-used memorabilia
  5. Autographs
latest news
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Seven Records Set in Goldin Auctions 2019 Holiday Auction  READ MORE
Lelands Fall 2019 Classic Auction Totals $3.6 Million in Sales READ MORE
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Set Registry Spotlight
PSA Set Registry – Set Requests
We are continuing to expand the team set categories. In the baseball category, we will now load requests for Topps Tiffany and O-Pee-Chee team sets. Coming soon, we will be expanding the basketball and hockey Team set categories! Stay tuned...

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