Due to the current Coronavirus situation, we will continue to ship your orders but have reduced hours and limited staffing.  Please allow 3 extra days for shipping and two weeks for football repairs and stay safe!

NOTE: RIDDELL AND SCHUTT have closed their shipping facility until April 7. Helmets in our inventory at our warehouse will ship now. If not available the Riddell items will ship after April 7th; Schutt helmets will ship after April 24th. Dates subject to change.



Our autographed and non-autographed footballs are no longer allowed to be displayed on our website.  Lower prices on Riddell helmets are also available. Please contact us at (877) 466-6826 or email us at [email protected] for information.

Frequently Asked Questions

We have done a complete overhaul of our website and are working on making improvements daily. Feel free to email your questions to [email protected] or call 1-877-466-6826.

National Sports Distributors is open Monday-Sunday 10:00 am to 5:30 pm PST.  Open later select evenings, please call us at 877-466-6826 for evening hours.

Yes!  Our customers have given us the best feedback by referring their friends and associates to our customers.  Read some of our customers' testimonials to see what they have to say about NSD's service and product quality.

 We are closed on the following days in observance of our national holidays. Processing and shipping will resume the following business day.

  • New Year's Day
  • President's Day
  • Memorial Day
  • July 4th and 5th
  • Labor Day
  • Thanksgiving Day and the following Friday
  • Christmas Eve
  • Christmas Day
  • New Year's Eve-closed at 3:00 pm



The sales tax for California residents or anyone shipping within the state of California is 9.25%.

Our minimum order is $35.00

We accept MasterCard, Visa, Discover/Novus and American Express.

Yes. Our email address for Pay Pal is [email protected]. This is an option available in our shopping cart as well.

Orders ship within 1 business day. Ground shipping takes 1-5 business days and if you need it sooner, we offer next day, 2nd day air or 3 day select.  Small packages ship USPS and arrive 1-3 days. Drop ship orders from Riddell take 2-3 extra days and those from Schutt take 5-7 extra days. Many Riddell and Schutt items are in stock so please call or email us to find out if it can ship immediately.  Please refer to shipping methods for more information.

No. Free shipping offers are only available at the NSD retail prices.

Free shipping offers provide ground shipping to all states in the USA excluding Alaska and Hawaii. The carrier used for this service is determined by National Sports Distributors. If applicable(in most cases just orders shipping to California), sales tax will be added.

We offer this service for UPS and USPS deliveries. Add $4.00 per box.

Insurance is $1.50 per $100 value, so if you want to declare the value of the item at $300, add $4.50.

Duties and Taxes for shipments to Canada, Mexico and all International countries are the responsiblity of the buyer. For example, for an order to Canada, your PST and fees are around $14.50 per $100 of value. 

  • Please call our office for an authorization for return (AR) prior to sending the item.   Any unauthorized items received will be returned to the shipper at the shipper's cost. 
  • No refunds or exchanges are allowed for reasons other than justified product dissatisfaction.
  • All returns are subject to a 15% restocking fee.
  • Exchanges for manufacturer's defects available within 14 days of product delivery.
  • No returns after 14 days of product delivery.  Please include a copy of your invoice.
  • Any return received where National Sports Distributors was not at fault will be automatically charged the 15% restocking fee.
  • Special Orders and Discounted Merchandise are not returnable.
  • No returns due to personality no shows.
  • No returns due to cancellation of orders by your customer.

We stand by our autographs 100% over the last 20 years, and our reputation guarantees you the highest quality product.  You can relax knowing that a NSD representative witnesses all autograph signings and each item comes with a NSD numbered hologram. Read what our customers have to say.

We welcome dealer/wholesale accounts.  Learn how to set up your account here.

No. Free shipping is only offered on some items for retail purchases. Shipping/handling fees will be added to all wholesale shipments.

We take appropriate physical, electronic and other safety measures to prevent your personal information from unauthorized access, alteration, or disclosure.