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Most Valuable Sports Cards by Sport

Sports cards have gone from cigarette packs to million dollar sales
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Most Valuable Sports Cards by Sport

The recent sale of a LeBron James rookie card for a whopping $1.8 million gives you a sense of how much collectors are willing to pay for rare sports cards. Regardless of the sport, there are those rare cards in pristine condition that individuals with the coin will pony up tens of thousands of dollars or more to buy. Here are the most valuable trading cards by sport.

 

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10 Most Memorable Masks in Sports History

These masks are forever connected to the athletes who wore them
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10 Most Memorable Masks in Sports History

Masks have become a part of every aspect of our lives during the COVID-19 pandemic, including sports. In the past, players outside of football only wore masks if they were injured and needed a little more protection. Today, many players are sporting masks, with some doing it with more style than others. As we accept this new norm, here is a look back at the most memorable masks in sports history.

 

This Day in Sports History: July 8

Recapping events that took place in the sports world on this day
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This Day in Sports History: July 8

The history of sports is both vast and rich, thanks to the existence of so many different ones and the longevity associated with them. With so much history to cull through, Athlon Sports wanted to offer the opportunity to look back and see what memorable things happened or milestones were reached on a specific date.

 

With that in mind, July 8 is a day in which one of the more memorable beanings in MLB history took place and an athlete's decision on where he would play the next season was appointment viewing.

 

This Day in Sports History: June 26

Recapping events that took place in the sports world on this day
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This Day in Sports History: June 26

The history of sports is both vast and rich, thanks to the existence of so many different ones and the longevity associated with them. With so much history to cull through, Athlon Sports wanted to offer the opportunity to look back and see what memorable things happened or milestones were reached on a specific date.

 

With that in mind, June 26 is a day in which the three players who comprised one NBA team's championship run were drafted and an active NFL player was arrested for murder.

 

This Day in Sports History: June 10

Recapping events that took place in the sports world on this day
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This Day in Sports History: June 10

The history of sports is both vast and rich, thanks to the existence of so many different ones and the longevity associated with them. With so much history to cull through, Athlon Sports wanted to offer the opportunity to look back and see what memorable things happened or milestones were reached on a specific date.

 

With that in mind, June 10 is a day in which Major League Baseball (MLB) fielded its youngest player ever and the Detroit Pistons "Bad Boys" were playing at their peak.

 

This Day in Sports History: June 7

Recapping events that took place in the sports world on this day
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This Day in Sports History: June 7

The history of sports is both vast and rich, thanks to the existence of so many different ones and the longevity associated with them. With so much history to cull through, Athlon Sports wanted to offer the opportunity to look back and see what memorable things happened or milestones were reached on a specific date.

 

With that in mind, June 7 is a day in which a one-of-its-kind NBA Finals ended and LeBron gave an epic playoff performance.

 

This Day in Sports History: May 31

Recapping events that took place in the sports world on this day
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This Day in Sports History: May 31

The history of sports is both vast and rich, thanks to the existence of so many different ones and the longevity associated with them. With so much history to cull through, Athlon Sports wanted to offer the opportunity to look back and see what memorable things happened or milestones were reached on a specific date.

 

With that in mind, May 31 is a day in which many great NBA playoffs moments took place and Usain Bolt set a world record.

 

This Day in Sports History: May 30

Recapping events that took place in the sports world on this day
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This Day in Sports History: May 30

The history of sports is both vast and rich, thanks to the existence of so many different ones and the longevity associated with them. With so much history to cull through, Athlon Sports wanted to offer the opportunity to look back and see what memorable things happened or milestones were reached on a specific date.

 

With that in mind, May 30 is a day in which MLB saw its first four home run game and auto racing's most iconic event began.

 

This Day in Sports History: May 23

Recapping events that took place in the sports world on this day
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This Day in Sports History: May 23

The history of sports is both vast and rich, thanks to the existence of so many different ones and the longevity associated with them. With so much history to cull through, Athlon Sports wanted to offer the opportunity to look back and see what memorable things happened or milestones were reached on a specific date.

 

With that in mind, May 23 is a day in which the Washington Nationals began one of the best turnarounds in baseball history and Billy Martin visited a prospect... in prison.

 

This Day in Sports History: May 6

Recapping events that took place in the sports world on this day
This Day in Sports History: May 6

The history of sports is both vast and rich, thanks to the existence of so many different ones and the longevity associated with them. With so much history to cull through, Athlon Sports wanted to offer the opportunity to look back and see what memorable things happened or milestones were reached on a specific date.

 

With that in mind, May 6 is a day in which baseball's all-time greatest player hit his first home run and the four-minute mile barrier was broken.

 

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