While not the cheapest set on the market, Prizm offers a more of a pack-opening and set-building experience than a lot of Panini's other sets in a similar price range. There are autographs, some of which are drawing strong attention, but the main focus is on color.
Leading the way are Gold Prizms. Numbered to 10, some of the first cards listed saw huge sales. And it's not just the rookies. The first LeBron James sold for $800. A second base Gold and a Gold Prizm Brilliance LeBron James also topped $600. Other early Gold sales around the $500 mark or higher include Kobe Bryant, a Kevin Durant Brilliance and a Michael Carter-Williams. A Gold Autograph of the rookie also eclipsed the $500 mark.
2013-14 Panini Prizm Basketball has no shortage of other Prizms to chase. Besides Gold, there are ten other colors. Other low-numbered versions likely to draw attention include Orange (#/60), Purple Die-Cut (#/49), Black (1/1) and Black Mosaic (1/1).
Below is a real-time look at the 50 most-watched 2013-14 Panini Prizm Basketball card auctions currently listed on eBay. It updates automatically as new items pop up.
E-Mail Author | Ryan is a former member of The Cardboard Connection Writing Staff.
His collecting origins began with winter bike rides to the corner store, tossing a couple of quarters onto the counter and peddling home with a couple packs of O-Pee-Chee hockey in his pocket. Today, he continues to build sets, go after inserts with cool technologies, chase Montreal Expos and finish off his John Jaha master collection.
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