A 2000 Lakers NBA Championship ring Kobe Bryant gave to his father sold for more than $165,000 through Goldin Auctions. Get full details on both the ring and the sale.
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Few cards in the hobby history carry the same clout as the Michael Jordan rookie card. Counterfeits problems run rampant, but this simple guide helps you tell a real 1986-87 Fleer Michael Jordan from a fake one.
Get a full look at the 2012-13 Panini Gold Standard Basketball Mother Lode autographs, one of the most comprehensive hoops signature checklists of the year. Includes full checklist, gallery, team info, shopping guide and more.
Magic Johnson was one of the most exciting guards in NBA history and he continues to be one of the most poplar options for collectors. Check out his top ten cards as well as an image gallery, buying guide, and more.
2012-13 Panini Gold Standard Basketball Variations showcase the various threads several players have worn in their careers. Get a detailed look at the set so you know exactly what to be watching for.
Not surprisingly, Michael Jordan plays a huge role in 2012-13 Fleer Retro Basketball. Know exactly which cards Jordan appears on as well as an extensive image gallery and more.
Panini’s portfolio of autograph deals grew much bigger with the signing of 16 prospects ahead of the 2013 NBA Draft. Players include Nerlens Noel and Anthony Bennett.
2012-13 Fleer Retro includes the first basketball cards of baseball Hall of Famer Tony Gwynn. Besides seeing what he looked like in his college days, you can get a full list of all the cards he appears on in the set.
LeBron James is the at pinnacle of his basketball career and should still enjoy several more years at the top. The LeBron X EXT denim sneakers are the newest edition to the popular sneaker line and the initial response has been huge. View our complete image gallery and shopping guide.
Brittney Griner is viewed as one of the top female basketball prospects ever. Leaf is poised to release the first Brittney Griner autograph cards direct to collectors.
The case between Kobe Bryant and Goldin Auctions has gotten more complicated. Paul Lesko looks at how Bryant’s response over ownership of the pieces planned to be auctioned could lead a lengthy legal battle.
A rare sneaker collection is being auctioned on eBay this week giving collectors a chance at some of the top sneakers ever produced. Included are several pairs of early Nike Air Jordans.
2012-13 Panini Preferred Basketball Rookie Silhouettes are some of the most popular rookie cards of the year. Check out the entire set with this comprehensive guide. Includes images, set details, checklist, buying guide, real-time hot list and much more.
One of the NBA’s best players, count down the 10 best Carmelo Anthony rookie cards. Includes card details, analysis, a handy buying guide and more.
Several key pieces of Kobe Bryant memorabilia are headed to the auction block this June including high school jerseys and special Lakers championship rings. Get full details on some of the auction’s highlights.
By announcing that he’s the first openly gay active athlete in a major American sport, Jason Collins cemented a place in history. We look at his top cards and look at whether his announcement might lead to any added collector interest.
Wilt Chamberlain is one of basketball’s biggest icons. Take a look a his most iconic cards with this in-depth guide. Includes card info, images, shopping guide and much more.
Although he’s one of the NBA’s biggest stars, Dwyane Wade has relatively few autograph cards. We look at 10 of the best, covering several price points. Includes card details, buying guide and more.