When David Stern announced the first two weeks of the NBA season had been cancelled, the labor dispute got serious. With the status of the season in limbo, what does it mean for basketball card collectors?
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People often debate what athletes are worth. For Luol Deng, it’s 5 pounds. Literally. The Bulls star is being featured on a special bill in the UK alongside David Bowie, Lenford Kwesi Garrison and Violette Szabo.
Ever wished for a motorcycle used by Michael Jordan’s racing team? Got $50,000 kicking around for a pair of kicks? Upper Deck Authenticated can fill the void with their recently launched “Suite One-of-One.”
Breakout star Blake Griffin will be on-hand at a California card shop, greeting fans and signing autographs. Panini will be there too to authenticate memorabilia signed at the event.
An Australian man is behind bars for selling more than $500,000 worth of stolen coins to fund his Michael Jordan collection.
Few have been lucky enough to pull one of Panini’s HRX video cards. With the release of the footage from their John Wall card, Panini offers collectors a firsthand look at what to expect.
Panini and The Art of the Game have settled their lawsuit stemming from Kobe Bryant autographs the retailer was selling. Panini, who have exclusive autograph rights for the Lakers superstar, claimed the signatures were fake.
Dave Cowens’ 1972-73 MVP Trophy and a 1974 Julius Erving ABA All-Star jersey led bidding at the Sixth Annual Hall of Fame Induction Auction by Grey Flannel. In total, the auction brought in nearly $2 million.
The First Annual Bob Huggins Fish Fry will give attendees a unique opportunity to meet the well-respected coach as well as snag some autographs and memorabilia.
Panini was recently featured on Fox News in a segment on their HRX video trading cards.
The University of Memphis is set to open the Anfernee “Penny” Hardaway Athletic Hall of Fame. The facility will include various pieces of sports memorabilia from the school and an interactive photo database.
Dwyane Wade has teamed with watch designer Hublot to come up with a luxury timepiece. The cost? $27,500.
Kobe Bryant autographs are up for grabs this weekend in a Los Angeles scavenger hunt hosted by Lakers Nation.
Michael Jordan and Julius Erving Game-Used Jerseys Highlight Basketball Hall of Fame Induction Auction
Game-used jerseys from Michael Jordan and Julius Erving are among the many high-ticket highlights for the 6th Annual Basketball Hall of Fame Induction Auction. Online bidding has begun with live bidding taking place on August 12.
Just in time for the 2011 National, Panini has announced details on how collectors can get wrapper redemption packs featuring exclusive cards and prizes.
Panini has released their tracker for the 50 solid gold 2010-11 Gold Standard Basketball cards that were seeded in packs of the recently released basketball card product.
A large selection of Julius Erving basketball memorabilia will hit the auction block this November, care of SCP Auctions.
SCP Auction’s second installment of the Red Auerbach collection has totaled $298,875 in sales. Auerbach’s 1976 championship ring was among the items auctioned.