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About Elite

Elite Sports Cards and Comics was established in 1993, and is located in the ever-expanding Ravenswood Community located two blocks from the Ravenswood Brown Line “L”. Elite carries a full line of current baseball, basketball and football cards singles and packs, along with a full line of supplies to store your cards and other collectibles.

Elite is a kid friendly store offering weekly YuGiOh tournaments; along with sports cards and YuGiOh birthday parties.

The Owner

Elite is a member of the North Center Chamber of Commerce and is owned and operated by John Merkel, an avid Chicago Sports fan and collector. Elite is involved in many community activities such as Little League Baseball and the Major League Baseball Players Association Baseball Card Clubhouse for Boys and Cub Scouts.

Store Hours

Tuesday thru Friday 10:30a.m. to 5:00p.m.
Saturday 10:30 a.m. to 4:00 p.m.
Sunday and Monday CLOSED


2028 W. Montrose Ave., Chicago, IL 60618

Contact Elite

Phone: (773) 784-1396
E-mail: ELITESPORTS92974@aol.com

2028 W Montrose Ave, Chicago, IL 60618