Did You Buy Terry Glenn's Old Playbook? Can We See It?

Former NFL player Terry Glenn had the contents of his delinquent storage unit auctioned off this week. Items for sale included the kinds of things you usually find in the possession of an athlete who used to have a lot of disposable income—arcade machines, mountains of memorabilia, an air-soft gun!—but one item in… » 8/14/14 10:36am 8/14/14 10:36am

"Uncle Nate" Auctioned Off A Rolex Johnny Manziel Gave Him

You do remember "Uncle Nate" Fitch, don't you? Johnny Manziel's bro/assistant/hanger-on, who allegedly arranged Manziel autograph sessions with memorabilia dealers that got the QB suspended for half of a game? Manziel's doing all right for himself now, and apparently so too is Uncle Nate. » 8/07/14 1:44pm 8/07/14 1:44pm

You Can Buy Stan Musial's Wallet, You Monster

Do you like baseball? Do you have a few thousand bucks lying around? Could you stand to be a little more ghoulish? Do we have the auction for you. » 5/30/14 4:09pm 5/30/14 4:09pm

Michael Jordan Traded His Flu Game Sneakers For Applesauce (Sort Of)

Graham crackers and applesauce. That's all Michael Jordan wanted during an early-season game in Utah. The Bulls' trainer had his graham crackers, but applesauce was nowhere to be found. » 11/12/13 3:51pm 11/12/13 3:51pm

The 11 Best Things For Sale At Curt Schilling's Bankruptcy Auction

Curt Schilling is being sued by the state of Rhode Island as a result of that whole video game company going bankrupt and defaulting on $75 million in loans thing. In an attempt to satisfy his creditors, Schilling's putting the contents of his Medfield home up for estate auction, enabling you (or somebody else) to buy… » 10/08/13 9:15am 10/08/13 9:15am

Kobe Bryant Suggests His Mom Stole Memorabilia From His House

Last week, we told you about Kobe Bryant's legal battle with his mother, who he claims illegally sold a bunch of Bryant's memorabilia from his high school playing days to an auction house for $450,000. We suggested that Bryant was being kind of a dick for preventing his mom from selling stuff that was just collecting… » 5/10/13 2:51pm 5/10/13 2:51pm

Kobe Bryant Is Getting Sued By His Mom, Kind Of

Earlier this week, GoldinAuctions.com teased an auction that it will be holding in June. What's for sale? Lots of stuff from Kobe Bryant's high school playing days, including game-worn jerseys, plaques, and championship rings. At least, those are the things the site planned on auctioning off, until it got a… » 5/03/13 4:20pm 5/03/13 4:20pm

Curt Schilling Is Selling His Bloody Sock—But Not That Bloody Sock

Heritage Auctions has posted a preview of an eagerly awaited lot—a bloodstained sock worn by Curt Schilling as he pitched through injury to lead the Red Sox to their first World Championship in 86 years. But before you go taking out a second mortgage, know that this isn't the one from Game 6 of the ALCS, when… » 1/17/13 11:35am 1/17/13 11:35am

EBay Bidding On 215 Pairs Of Warren Sapp's Nikes Is Now At $16,500

As a "Young Person" who aspires to bring a sense of "flair" to his wardrobe, I own a bunch of colorful sneakers. Some of them are Air Jordans, though I find that Air Jordans generally give little bang for their buck. They're boxy and limited in their palettes. Elephant print is about as adventurous as they get. If… » 8/08/12 9:45am 8/08/12 9:45am

This Is One Gorgeous KKK Baseball Bat, But It's Still A KKK Baseball Bat

Father's Day is coming up. What do you get for the man who has everything and hates everyone? Luke Scott's fungo bat This 1936 Ku Klux Klan baseball bat. » 5/21/12 1:05pm 5/21/12 1:05pm

Hookers Aren't Free, So Lawrence Taylor Is Auctioning Off One Of His…

We're seeing this more and more from famous athletes, whether it's because of financial straits, some sort of hassle, or reasons unexplained: Tommie Smith, Rashaan Salaam, Julius Erving, Ray Guy, David Wells, and Orel Hershiser—to name a few—have all in recent years put some item of cherished memorabilia from their… » 5/17/12 12:45pm 5/17/12 12:45pm

Win This Auction And Brett Favre Will Play Ball With Your Young Child…

The fine folks at Charitybuzz are auctioning off a once-in-a-lifetime opportunity to have former NFL quarterback and Hattiesburg townie Brett Favre throw the ol' pigskin around with your kid for an indeterminate amount of time. Sounds like a great deal? Sure! That is, until you get to the fine print. » 5/16/12 1:15am 5/16/12 1:15am

A Tour Of Sports' Least-Coveted Auction Items

Do you want a game-used rake from Cleveland Municipal Stadium? No? Are you sure? It could be yours. (Really, it could be. It's a nice thing to have.) Josh Levin explains how, and lists other excellent bits of memorabilia you might acquire, on this week's excerpt from Slate's Hang Up and Listen podcast. » 5/10/12 6:15pm 5/10/12 6:15pm

Oh Look, Another Way To Exploit College Athletes

Head over to OregonAuthentic.com and bid on all your favorite gameworn ducks jerseys. Really love LaMichael James? Purchase his jersey from the night he broke the school's rushing record, and own a reminder of all the great times he provided you and Oregon. And of course, none of your money will actually go to James. » 4/25/12 2:00pm 4/25/12 2:00pm

You Have Four Days Remaining To Bid On This Leather-Bound & Autographed…

There are apparently only 250 leather-bound copies of Touched by Jerry Sandusky (and Kip Richeal) in existence, and this one's autographed by Sandusky, Matt Millen, Greg Buttle, Kyle Brady, Lance Mehl, Ed O'Neil and Jack Ham. It comes complete with a certificate of authenticity, which I'm guessing does not apply to… » 2/06/12 10:57pm 2/06/12 10:57pm