The 2015 National Sports Collectors Convention – Updates & Info

The 2015 National Sports Collectors Convention, July 29-August 2, 2015 at The Donald E Stephens Convention Center in Rosemont, IL   The companies featured on Auction Report will be buying, selling, accepting consignments, showing current auction items, and more! Booth Locations and highlights for the companies include: 

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 The following companies featured on Auction Report will be at the National:

Auction Report (Walking the Floor and Booth #515):  We will be on hand to say hello to readers and reporting news from the convention floor throughout the entire week of the National Sports Collectors Convention, July 28 – August 2, 2015.   Enjoy the convention and stop by all of the companies featured on Auction Report while you are there!

Albersheim’s (Booth #515):  We will be on hand to buy and take consignments for our upcoming 2015 auctions. We will also have items for sale and previews of upcoming auction items.  Please call or e-mail us to set up an appointment during the convention. We are paying Top Dollar for your vintage items!

Bagger’s Auctions (Booth #552): Every Consignor is paid 2.5% OVER the hammer price for every lot. Plus, we pay 5% OVER HAMMER for Consignments of $2000 or more! Stop by our booth as we are accepting consignments and buying items for our next auction!

Beckett Auction (Corporate Area): Please stop by and see us in Chicago! We will be accepting consignments for both the Beckett Auction Services monthly auction, as well as items for our latest acquisition Goodwin & Co. Auctions! We will also be giving away a limited edition Beckett promo card to everyone who signs up (or shows proof of being a registered user) for the Beckett Auctions website.

BST Auctions (Booth #956/958): BST Auctions will be accepting consignments for their Spring 2016 auction at the National and is offering extremely aggressive, interest-free cash advances during the entire National Convention.   We will be buying and selling vintage sports cards and memorabilia too – specializing in vintage football.

Clean Sweep Auctions (Booth #905/907): Clean Sweep will have its biggest retail presence ever at the National. Clean Sweep will also be very aggressively buying and accepting consignments for a major auction in early October 2015 and for all of our future auctions.

Collect Auctions (Booth #1108): Collect Auctions will be previewing key items in our upcoming July 20 – August 6 auction, as all as taking consignments for our December auction. In addition, we will have some items for direct sale from our web store, eBay store and Amazon store.

Fusco Auctions (Booth #1118): Fusco Auctions is one of the largest auction companies in the Midwest. As such we can offer you a wide range of options, low commission rates and top dollar offers to purchase your treasures that you are looking to sell.  We are buying and accepting consignments during the National.

Goldin Auctions (Booth #668):  Visit us at the National Sports Collectors Convention at Corporate Booth #668 and watch Artist Dan Duffy paint LIVE in our booth 7/31/15.  Register to bid at and receive a free catalog.  108 premium lots including 1952 Topps Mickey Mantle, PSA 8 Babe Ruth Game Used Yankees Hat and a 1905 Mathewson Game Used World Series Bat up for auction and these lots will be on display at our booth!

Goodwin & Co (Corporate Area & 1004): Goodwin & Company is accepting consignments for all of our 2015 auctions. We are seeking vintage cards and memorabilia from all sports and will also buy items for outright purchase. Come see us in our new location, as part of the Beckett Media booth in the corporate area!

Heritage Auctions (Corporate Area – #824): Heritage Auctions once again will be the show’s largest sponsor. Please stop by the Heritage booth (corporate area) with potential consignments, any questions you may have or simply to say hello to our sports card and memorabilia experts. See you in Chicago! 

Huggins & Scott (Booth #913/915/1012/1014): Stop by the booth to view the premiere pieces from our “EVENT OF THE YEAR”, the August Auction. Our staff will have computers on hand to accept your bids and be sure to pick up our new upgraded catalog. We will also be accepting consignments for our future auctions.

Inside the Park Collectibles (Booth #900/902):  ITPC will be will be bringing hundreds of items for direct sale. Our inventory will include vintage yearbooks, programs & tickets stubs, Hartland & Kail statues, Mascot banks, Pennants, vintage Bobbing Heads Dolls and much more. We will also be actively buying any pre-1970 sports memorabilia.

Iconic Auctions (Corporate Area): Visit our booth to bid and view the items from our current auction!   We will also be accepting consignments for our upcoming auctions.

Just Collect, Inc. (Booth #903): Just collect is always buying vintage card collections  and autographs of all sports. We are the nation’s largest buyer of vintage baseball cards.  We also buy and sell football, basketball, hockey and non-sports cards.  See a great selection of vintage cards for sale as well.

Kevin Savage Cards (Booth #920/922): Kevin Savage Cards will be buying and selling vintage sportscards and memorabilia. Company President Kevin Savage will be there everyday, along with VP’s Pat Blandford and Lonn Passon. Kevin Savage Cards plans on having a great array of vintage cards and autographs for sale along with books, magazines, and many other sports collectibles. The company has exhibited at every National since #2 in Plymouth Michigan- and look forward to seeing many old friends and also meeting as many new customers as possible at this years’ show..

Lelands (Booth #1117/1119):   Free Coffee! Free Appraisals! Free Authentication! in concert will be serving a free cup of freshly brewed coffee in return for the honor of verbally appraising and appraising your quality piece at the show.  Sit with Josh and Heff and chat and have a cuppa!  Lelands is accepting consignments and buying paying CASH.

Love of the Game (Booth #1069/1168): Love of the Game will be displaying material from our current auctions, as well as from its upcoming Premiere Auction, at the National Sports Collector’s Convention in Chicago. The company will also be accepting consignments for future auctions from its location.

Memory Lane Inc. (Booth #1001/1003/1100/1102): Memory Lane will have a great display of rare Babe Ruth Memorabilia and Rare Graded Cards at the National for collectors to see.  Also, they will be accepting consignments, buying, and showing items from there next auction.

Mile High Card Co. (Booth #512/514): We are seeking exceptionally high grade PSA & SGC cards, pre-war rarities, PSA & SGC Completely Graded Sets, 19th Century cards, Game-used jerseys and bats as well as vintage Type I Photographs and high end autographed items.

Paragon Auctions (walking the convention floor):  We will be on hand for private appointments to buy and take consignments for our upcoming 2014 auctions.  Please call or e-mail us to set up an appointment during the convention.

Pristine Auction (Booth #542): Come see us at booth #542 for a FREE T-shirt and to enter our FREE raffle for a chance to win some great autographed memorabilia from Ernie Banks, Brian Urlacher, Cal Ripken Jr, Walter Payton and others . Also, we will be accepting consignments for the duration of the national convention.

PWCC Auctions (Booth #503): We will be accepting consignments at the show for our #7 auction of 2015. We hope to see everyone there!

SCP Auctions (Booth #1013/1015/1112/1114): Several high-end pieces featured in SCP’s upcoming auctions will be on display.  Feel free to stop by the booth to inquire about consigning with SCP and to peruse the collection of items on hand.

Signature Auctions (Walking the show floor): Will you be at the National in Chicago? I will be walking the floor Tuesday 7/28 to Sunday 8/2 accepting consignments for auction and purchasing outright as well.  Whether a single item or an entire collection, email us at or call 888-859-1408 with your best contact information and a brief description of your items and let’s see if we can make a deal.

Sirius Sports Cards (Booth #449/451/548/550): We are accepting consignments for all our 2015 Auctions.  We are seeking vintage cards and memorabilia from all sports.  We also buy items for outright purchase.  We will also have a great selection of cards graded and ungraded for sale and more!

Sterling Sports Auctions (Booth #337): We will be set up at the National Sports Convention at table 337, stop by and say “Hi” if you are attending.  I will be accepting consignments at the show and will have highlighted cards from the July auction on display.

Steiner Sports (Booth #626): Steiner Sports will have a booth set up featuring some of our best products that will be available for purchase. We are accepting consignments for our upcoming auctions,

Steve Novella (Booth ##941/1040/1042): Will be on hand Tuesday 7/28 through Saturday 8/1 accepting consignments for upcoming eBay Auctions and buying vintage PSA Cards.

Wheatland Auction Services (Booth #433/435): We will be on hand accepting consignments and buying vintage sports and non-sports cards for our upcoming auctions as well as previewing auction items.

Worthridge Auctions (Booth #804/806): We will be on hand accepting consignments and buying vintage sports and non-sports cards for our upcoming auctions.

The event is open to the general public July 29-Aug 2, 2015.

Tentative Show Hours:
Sneak Peek Weds 7/29 4PM-8PM
Thurs-Sat 7/30/1-8/1 10AM-6PM
Sun 8/2 10AM-5PM

Consign Today!


Featured Auctions

(*) Indicates Auction in Progress
(*) Grey Flannel Auctions: Jan. 2 - Jan. 22
(*) MeiGray Auctions: Jan. 3 - Jan. 23
(*) Mile High Card Co: Jan. 6 - Jan. 23
(*) NBA Auctions: Jan. 2 - Jan. 23
(*) RR Auction: Jan. 17 - Jan. 23
(*) Sirius Sports Cards: Jan. 13 - Jan. 23
(*) Detroit City Sports: Jan. 11 - Jan. 25
(*) Iconic Auctions: Jan. 17 - Jan. 25
(*) Pristine - Elite: Jan. 1 - Jan. 26
(*) Sirius Coins: Jan. 13 - Jan. 26
(*) Wheatland Auctions: Jan. 3 - Jan. 26
(*) MeiGray Auctions: Jan. 3 - Jan. 28-30
(*) Clean Sweep Auctions: Jan. 1 - Jan. 29
(*) Pristine Auction: Jan. 1 - Jan. 29
(*) Heritage Sports: Jan. 8 - Jan. 30
(*) NBA Auctions: Jan. 9 - Jan. 30
(*) Auction of Champions: Jan. 22 - Feb. 3
RR Auction: Jan. 24 - Feb. 5
(*) NBA Auctions: Jan. 16 - Feb. 6
Sirius Sports Cards: Jan. 27 - Feb. 6
Sterling Sports: Jan. 23 - Feb. 6
Gotta Have Rock & Roll: Jan. 29 - Feb. 7
NBA Auctions: Jan. 23 - Feb. 13
RR Auction: Feb. 6 - Feb. 13
Auction of Champions: Feb. 5 - Feb. 17
Huggins & Scott Auctions: Feb. 7 - Feb. 20
NBA Auctions: Jan. 30 - Feb. 20
Sirius Sports Cards: Feb. 10 - Feb. 20
(*) Goldin Auctions: Jan. 20 - Feb. 22
Iconic Auctions: Feb. 12 - Feb. 22
RR Auction: Feb. 15 - Feb. 22
Heritage Historical: Feb. 3 - Feb. 22-23
Heritage Sports: Jan. 31 - Feb. 22-23
Pristine Auction: Feb. 1 - Feb. 23
University Archives: Feb. 4 - Feb. 26
Bagger's Auctions: Feb. 21 - Feb. 27
Detroit City Sports: Feb. 15 - Feb. 29
Heritage Sports - Photos: Feb. 7 - Feb. 29
Small Traditions: Feb. 16 - Feb. 29
2019 Full Auction Schedule