Holiday Gift Guide
Visa Gift Cards
From now until Dec. 31, Visa Gift Cards designed by athletes and celebrities, including Jerry Rice, Vernon Davis, Jay Cutler, Nicole Kidman and Ben Affleck, will be available for purchase at GiftCardLab.com. These collectible "Star Cards," featuring autographed artwork and a special message to the Visa Gift Card recipient, can be used anywhere Visa debit cards are accepted nationwide. As an added benefit, purchasers will help impoverished children receive Christmas gifts of their own; for each Visa Gift Card sold, GiftCardLab.com will make a $1 donation to the Marine Toys for Tots Foundation, which distributes new toys at Christmas to needy children nationwide.
Flip Ultra Video Camera
Forget about taking simple snap shots to capture the best moments from your next golf trip. The Flip Ultra video camera fits in your pocket, takes up to one hour of video and has a built-in USB plug that allows you to download your videos directly into your computer. It comes with software that makes e-mailing videos a snap, and you can even edit and combine your footage to create movies.
New York Giants football paperweight in crystal
The New York Giants have partnered with Tiffany & Co. to create the New York Giants Super Bowl XLII Collection featuring the Super Bowl Champions 2007 commemorative logo on a variety of special and unique items from cufflinks and money clips to paperweights (shown here) and crystal tumblers.
Nike Kids' Golf Club Sets
Inspired by the clubs Earl Woods made for Tiger when he was young, Nike has two new box sets that are sure to get youngsters excited about the game. Features include square-headed drivers, graphite-shafted irons, milled putters, nylon bags, balls, and grips scaled down to fit comfortably in little hands. The Red set, for ages 5-7, includes a driver, 5-iron, pitching wedge and putter. The Black set, for ages 8-11, has those clubs plus a hybrid, 7-iron, 9-iron and sand wedge instead of the pitching wedge.
Freestyle The Shark Classic watches
The Freestyle Shark Classic digital watch provides you with simple style and function in a rugged design that's depth rated to 300 ft. It includes a Night Vision LCD backlight for low-light viewing.
Yankee Stadium: The Official Retrospective
"The Yankee Stadium: Official Retrospective Coffee Table" book is the only book published about Yankee Stadium that is licensed by the Yankees themselves. It's features more than 150 photos (many never published before) and more than 80 first-person accounts -- from Presidents to musicians to players -- that take readers through some of the iconic moments at the Stadium.
St. Pierre's Bocce Ball and Horseshoes Set
This boxed set from St. Pierre's Manufacturing in Worcester, Mass., contains everything you need to play the Italian bowling game of bocce.
Garmin nuvi 775T
With detailed maps of both North America and Europe, this GPS unit will help you easily find courses as remote as Banff and Ballybunion. The 775T features Lane Assist, telling you not only that a turn is coming up, but which lane you should be in. Buildings appear in 3-D on the map, the screen refreshes ultra-fast, and directions are displayed and spoken. The unit is also Bluetooth enabled so you can make hands-free calls while the FM traffic receiver alerts you to delays and suggests route changes.
TS Creator Thanksgiving Day, by adidas
After eight years away, Chauncey Billups has come home to Denver and on Thanksgiving night is set to pay homage to his hometown by wearing an exclusive TS Creator Thanksgiving Day shoe. The sneakers are accented with personalized details that link back to his days playing for the Colorado Buffaloes, including "Go Buffs" on the medial collar, his initials on the lateral side and his long standing nickname, Mr. Big Shot, etched in white beneath. Adidas will host an exclusive auction on the NBA's official site, http://auctions.nba.com/. Bidding will start at $100 and will run for one week, ending on Thursday, December 4.
TaylorMade Diablo Golf Bag
Tipping the scale at less than six pounds, and with dense foam straps and back panels, the new Diablo stand bag should make a long walk a lot more comfortable. The bag has individual shaft dividers and nine pockets, including one that's insulated to keep a drink cool.
Get ready for frothy beer from any countertop thanks to this handsome BeerTender from Heineken. It delivers the perfect pour, while featuring a volume indicator, so you know just how much beer is remaining. Yep, Dad just became the coolest guy in the room.
Bushnell V2 Laser Rangefinder with Slope
On the days leading up to a tournament, it's common to see golfers and caddies using laser rangefinders during pro-ams to learn exactly how far hazards, trees and likely hole locations are from spots in the fairway. The new Bushnell Tour V2 not only gives accurate distances, but it also calculates how much you need to compensate for uphill and downhill targets.
You'll never miss another game you'd otherwise see at home while you're on the road or at work. The Slingbox PRO-HD is the first ever HD-streaming Slingbox and allows you to watch any game from your home TV in streaming HD on your computer or great picture quality on your mobile phone. You can watch and control multiple devices -- including your standard -- or high-definition DVR, digital cable, satellite receiver, or DVD player -- from anywhere in the world on your computer or mobile phone.
JetBlue Gift Card
Why miss the big game just because you're 35,000 feet in the air? No airline is as sports friendly as JetBlue, which offers every passenger 36 free channels of live DIRECTV, including all the major networks, four ESPN channels and the Big Ten Network. Plus on Saturdays they offer Setenta Sports for futbol fans and NFL Sunday Ticket's Red Zone Channel the next day for football fans.
LG Vu Mobile Phone with FLO TV
Chances are you'll be ignoring a lot of calls with this phone while you watch sports on CBS, ESPN, FOX, NBC and Fuel on FLO TV, which allows you to surf over 10 live channels on your phone. If you get tired of the games, there is also a Victoria's Secret channel if you're into watching supermodels strut their stuff on the runway while you sit in traffic.
The cover of the Phillies' World Series DVD, narrated by Terrence Howard, says it's been "28 years in the making" and the final product is worth it. Besides the unprecedented visual presentation, the DVD comes with exclusive sound via wireless microphones and interviews with players and coaches and team personnel.
Fighter: The Fighters of the UFC
This coffee table book is filled with over 100 compelling photos of UFC fighters photographed by Reed Krakoff, the president and executive creative director of Coach, the well-known fashion brand.
Thanks to the merger between Sirius and XM satellite radio, the recently released XMP3 is now your portable one-stop source for listening to any game at any time from the MLB, NFL, NBA, NHL, plus live coverage of NASCAR, PGA, IndyCar Series Racing and others.
If you need a gift for any of the men in your life, "Playboy" offers their own brand of cigars (with its famous logo) along with this case, which holds 25 cigars. If the person is a really big fan of the magazine, there's also "Playboy: The Complete Centerfolds," a collector's edition book featuring centerfold from every issue.