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Game Used Autographed Sports Memorabilia Collecting Guide

GAME USED MEMORABILIA COLLECTING GUIDE One of the most exciting things to collect are game used memorabilia from your favorite athlete.  Actual items they used in a game!  Just think that Buster Posey’s foot was in those cleats you just

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Most Undervalued Baseball Collectible? – The Autographed Baseball Batting Helmet

The sport of baseball has some great items you can collect.  Autographed baseballs, bats, jerseys, and photos.  One of the most undervalued items is the autographed batting helmet.  Some of our best baseball sellers have been the autographed batting helmet

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Sports Memorabilia Collector of the Month – September 2013

Meet Andrew from Texas, one of your fellow Powers Autographs collectors.  Andrew was kind enough to show us some photos of his impressive collection.  You can see more of these on our Facebook Page.  Below are some of our favorites.

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Why Powers Autographs Does Not Purchase Autographs From the Public

Every week a common question we get asked is “Do you buy sports memorabilia.”  Our answer is always no.  Not because we don’t like you or think your items would sell.  It simply comes down to authenticity. Each item we

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Which Sports Autographs Have the Most BANG for Their Buck? Which Have the Least?

So you are just starting to get into collecting autographs.  Which autographs can you get for the best price for the best athletes?  In other words, which autographs have the best value?  We have created our Top 5 and bottom

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Johnny Manziel Signing Autographs and What is the Solution?

By now we have all heard the allegations against Johnny Manziel, the 2012 Heisman Trophy winner from Texas A&M.  He is alleged to have taken money from autograph dealers in exchange for his autograph on memorabilia.  Not just 1 autograph

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Scotty Thurman Signed 1994 Arkansas Basketball Photos and Jerseys

Not many sports memorabilia companies offer Arkansas basketball signed memorabilia.  Powers Autographs recently conducted a signing with Arkansas 1994 National Champion Scotty Thurman on April 27, 2012 in Fayetteville, AR.  Thurman played for the University of Arkansas in the early

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Larry Bird Signed Boston Celtics and Indiana State Basketball Jerseys

Larry Bird is Indiana State’s most famous alum. Known as the “Hick from French Lick,” Bird led Indiana State to the 1979 NCAA Championship game vs. Magic Johnson’s Michigan State Spartans, a game they would lose. Bird would go on

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Dan Marino Signed Miami Dolphins Football Jersey

One of the best quarterbacks of all time. Dan Marino played his entire career with the Miami Dolphins. A 9 x Pro Bowler, 1984 MVP, and a 2005 Hall of Fame inductee.  One of the most sought after autographs for

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John Havlicek Signed Boston Celtics Ohio State Basketball Jerseys

Looking for a rare John Havlicek autographed item?  For the 1st time ever, John Havlicek has signed jerseys at a recent private autograph signing.  Powers Autographs has Havlicek signed Boston Celtics Mitchell & Ness and Ohio State signed jerseys. One

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