Complete Visual Guide to Kareem Abdul-Jabbar Cards

Complete Visual Guide to Kareem Abdul-Jabbar Cards

Kareem Abdul-Jabbar was literally a giant among men, towering over seven feet in height and dominating the NBA for many years. Although he was a disruptive force on defense, Abdul-Jabbar was most feared on the offensive side of the game and is still the all-time NBA leader for points scored in a career. Kareem Abdul-Jabbar's vintage cards maintain considerable popularity and, outside of his rookie card, are generally not rough on the wallet.

While the cardboard options were not exactly plentiful when Kareem Abdul-Jabbar roamed NBA courts, there was still consistent basketball card production for most of that time. Starting with the Milwaukee Bucks and finishing with the Los Angeles Lakers, the bulk of his career was covered by Topps, with Star Company and Fleer filling in at the end. Abdul-Jabbar's rookie card, found in 1969-70 Topps, is his most valuable card and all the cards referenced below remain in decent supply.

For a complete look at Kareem Abdul-Jabbar collectibles, including key autograph cards and an autographed memorabilia guide, view our Kareem Abdul-Jabbar profile.

The following list includes images for each of the Kareem Abdul-Jabbar primary base cards, and at least one card is included for nearly every year of his active playing career. Kareem Abdul-Jabbar officially changed his name from Lew Alcindor in 1971, but it was not reflected on his Topps cards until 1972-73. There were no official NBA cards during the 1982-83 season and the various subset and insert cards from each product are not included. Team, oddball and regional cards were also produced during this time, but they are not featured in the list.

Visual Guide to Kareem Abdul-Jabbar Base Cards

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2013-14 Panini KAREEM ABDUL-JABBAR Court Kings Sovereign Prime Patch Autograph
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2012-13 Momentum Autograph Kareem Abdul Jabbar Auto # 99 Redemption LA LAKERS
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1978-79 TOPPS #110 KAREEM ABDUL-JABBAR LAKERS
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1972 Topps Scoring Leaders Kareem Abdul-Jabbar Archibald Havlicek HOF BCCG 7
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8816* 1981-82 Topps # 20 Kareem Abdul-Jabbar NM-MT
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2000 LAKERS MASTER COLLECTION KAREEM ABDUL JABBAR GAME JERSEY 15 300 L@@K !!!
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001666 KAREEM ABDUL-JABBAR 1995 Pre Production BASKETBALL Prototype Game Card
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KAREEM ABDUL-JABBAR 2012-13 Panini P&P HALL MARKS Autograph SP ON CARD AUTO SSP
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3615* 1973-74 Topps # 50 Kareem Abdul-Jabbar NM
$15.00

3616* 1980-81 Topps # 207 147 133 Kareem Abdul-Jabbar NM-MT
$5.00

3622* 1974-75 Topps # 1 Kareem Abdul-Jabbar NM
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KAREEM ABDUL-JABBAR 2014-15 SPECTRA TOP TIER THREADS PRIZM JERSEY 25 25 1 1
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KAREEM ABDUL-JABBAR AUTOGRAPH 2012-13 Intrigue AUTO (HOF) Lakers RARE 09 10
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KAREEM ABDUL-JABBAR AUTOGRAPH 2000-01 UD Century Legends AUTO (HOF) Lakers
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KAREEM ABDUL-JABBAR AUTOGRAPH 2010-11 Elite Black Box AUTO (HOF) RARE 04 10
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KAREEM ABDUL-JABBAR AUTOGRAPH 2012-13 Timeless Treasures AUTO (HOF) 19 25
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Trey Treutel is an Ole Miss grad and a lifelong sports fanatic. He is a huge fan of the NBA and NFL, as well as soccer, college basketball and college football. As a kid, he collected football and basketball cards. In more recent years he started collecting basketball cards again on a whim and has since expanded to other sports and entertainment options. Find Trey on Twitter at @datreute or Google+.

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