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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1986 - 1987 Fleer Stickers Kareem Abdul-Jabbar Los Angeles Lakers #1...
$12.00
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2009-10 Dual Game Materials Magic Johnson & Kareem Abdul-Jabbar Jersey Card
$22.99
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KAREEM ABDUL JABBAR 2014 TIMELESS TREASURES TEAMS LAKERS #14
$7.15
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1986-87 fleer 1 KAREEM ABDUL JABBAR lakers BCCG 10 ********
$89.00
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National Treasures OSCAR ROBERTSON KAREEM ABDUL-JABBAR BOB DANDRIDGE AUTO 4 10
$499.99
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LOT OF #14 KAREEM ABDUL-JABBAR BASKETBALL CARDS
$8.00
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1974 Topps # 91 NR MT Kareem Abdul-Jabbar Oscar Robertson Bucks Team Leaders
$6.99
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1973 Topps Basketball # 50 Kareem Abdul-Jabbar EX++ cond Los Angeles Lakers
$9.99
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1986 Fleer Sticker #1 Kareem Abdul Jabbar Los Angeles Lakers ISA 9 MINT
$225.00
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Kareem Abdul Jabbar 1994 Ted Williams Abdul Jabbar Serial Number (06173) C1
$8.00
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KAREEM ABDUL JABBAR GU LA LAKERS PRIME JERSEY PATCH FAMOUS FABRICS LEW ALCINDOR
$125.00
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1985 Star Kareem Abdul Jabbar Lakers Set Card #3 GAI 9
$24.95
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1983-84 Star #14 Kareem Abdul-Jabbar SSA 9 Mint
$34.97
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Kareem Abdul-Jabbar Signiture
$15.00
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2010 Panini National Treasures KAREEM ABDUL-JABBAR Auto Signature Patches #d 2 5
$265.00
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KAREEM ABDUL-JABBAR AUTO PRIME PATCH LOGO 5 5 NATIONAL TREASURES 3 COLOR PATCH
$224.99
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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. As an adult, 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.

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