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More Classic Auctions. Even More Marketing.

Lelands is sporting a new, faster-paced auction schedule but unlike other auction houses, will continue to promote with a 'look book' and print advertising. ... view more

Joshua Evans

Lelands Founder and Sports Memorabilia Legend Joshua Leland Evans Passes Away at Age 59.... view more

Lelands Acquires Brown Brothers and its Legendary Photo Archive

Mattawan, NJ, October 15, 2020: Lelands, among the most respected auction houses in sports cards and memorabilia, announces the acquisition of Brown Brothers and its photography archive, recognized as the most comprehensive American stock photo library covering events of the 20th century.... view more

Keeping the Bar Set High

Canadian Hockey and Non-Sports Historian talks about his recent visit with Lelands team at one of the best shows in North America. ... view more

Buffalo, NY: Come for the Wings, Stay for the Sports

Lelands’ chief football expert Carl Lamendola and Founding Partner & Chairman Josh Evans recently visited the sports hotbed of Buffalo, NY, where they had the pleasure of visiting one of the nicest stores they've seen in years. ... view more

George Washington Lock of Hair Brings an Incredible $35,764 in 2019 Winter Classic Auction

The George Washington lock of hair was affixed for a century and a half to an autograph note signed by James A. Hamilton, former Secretary of State and the third son of Alexander Hamilton. A note presents the lock to Eleanor G. Collins on March 1871.The strands are gathered together with string and affixed to the card with sealing wax at top center and is vintage matted and framed.... view more

Orr, Mantle, DiMaggio Soar in a Dazzling Lelands 2019 Winter Classic

A Bobby Orr 1966 Topps USA Test #35 PSA Mint 9 sold for a world record $204,020 in the Lelands Winter 2019 Classic Auction, which closed on Feb. 1. The sale of the highest-graded Orr rookie card ever is the most ever for a hockey card produced in the the U.S.... view more

The 2019 Winter Classic: Dimaggio, Orr, Steelers and More!

A Joe DiMaggio 1950-51 Yankees game-worn uniform photo-matched to six games including two home run games and a Bobby Orr 1966 Topps USA Test #35 PSA Mint 9 – the world’s most valuable hockey card – headline the Lelands Winter 2019 Classic Auction, which opens for bidding today and runs through Feb. 1.... view more

Lelands Invitational Auction Highlights

The 2018 Lelands Invitational will feature Hall of Famer Oscar Robertson’s 1971 NBA Championship Ring, a 1960s Johnny Unitas Game-Worn Colts Jersey and Guy Lafleur’s 1976-77 Hart Trophy, and much more.... view more

The Lelands Legends

Joshua Evans and Michael Heffner have a combined 80 years of experience in sports collectibles. Coming from an era where there were no graders or authenticators, Josh and Heff crafted, by necessity, a deep knowledge of sports memorabilia and cards that is unequaled today. Together, they are universally respected for selling the real thing and outing forgers and the like. ... view more