Blogger:  Brian P. Rubin

Brian P. Rubin

Brian P. Rubin is a freelance writer living in Minneapolis. A regular writer for Machinima’s Inside Gaming Daily news-blog, Brian has a passion for video games, pop culture, and the wide, weird world of sports, mascots, and memorabilia. Having lived in New York for almost three decades, he (foolishly) roots for the Mets. A recent transplant to Minnesota, he’s thrown his support behind the Vikings wholeheartedly while exploring the saga of following Minnesota’s pro-sports teams. He hopes to get to a Lynx game at the Target Center to see the WNBA champs in action.

He can be reached at brian@collectorsquest.com.

Brian's Recent Posts

Gangs of New York: Ruth and Capone Autographed Baseball to be Auctioned

By now, it’s a matter of course that any collectible once owned, worn, or signed by the king of all baseball players, Babe Ruth, is worthy of attention, and also probably a... more

Hornets or Pelicans? NBA Team Name Change Raises Collectibles Question

Today, if all goes according to this Yahoo! Sports post from yesterday, the NBA’s New Orleans Hornets will hold a press conference to announce their new team name: the New Orleans Pelicans.... more

Don’t Buy These Rings: NFL Player’s Super Bowl Rings Stolen

I grew up in New York, so it’s easy for me to hate on New England’s sports teams…and none are more hateable than the New England Patriots. I’ll give it up for... more

Egraphs Adds NBA Basketball Stars to Stable of Athletes

A while back, I wrote about Egraphs, a new way for fans to connect with their favorite sports players and receive both a personalized, digital autograph, but also an actual spoken message.... more

Top Ten Highest Selling Pro Bowl QB Sports Memorabilia

This week, the rosters for the 2013 Pro Bowl were announced. Most of the names listed for the six quarterback slots (two starters, four backups) are old hands at the Pro Bowl... more