michael jordan rookie card

Notes: Kobe Still Miffed; Harper’s 100th; Interlake Jordan

Kobe Bryant’s strained relationship with his parents is over a 2013 auction. Some Idahoans caught Harper’s 100th homer… and a big price on the “other” MJ rookie.

Notes: Jordan Rookie Hits $25K; Mays Rookie Soaring; Wrong Backs

More big prices for iconic cards–and some newly discovered vintage wrong backs.

Michael Jordan Rookie Cards Value Soaring – 1986-87 Fleer

1986-87 Fleer Michael Jordan rookie cards have, in some cases, tripled in the last few years. We have a look at the numbers and a list of the most watched.

Notes: Sy Berger’s Family to Attend Honor

An honor for the late Sy Berger this weekend. The info, plus the story of a couple of historic baseball pieces, Max Scherzer’s charity autograph program and more.

PSA to Give Away Mint Jordan Rookie Card at NSCC

A PSA 9 Michael Jordan joins signed items from Chicago icons Walter Payton and Ernie Banks in a giveaway that’s part of PSA’s National promotion plan.

New Record Price for BGS 9.5 1984-85 Star Company Jordan Rookie

The only BGS 9.5 1984-85 Star Company Michael Jordan rookie card changed hands recently and netted the original buyer a tidy profit.

1986-87 Fleer Basketball Cards Weren’t an Instant Hit

The basketball card world was a far, far different place when Michael Jordan was but a youngster.

Ramblings: Ryan Rookie Recollection Spurs More Memories of Youth and Youthful Shenanigans

Readers respond with their own stories after Rich Klein recalls the 1990 story of a kid getting a Nolan Ryan rookie card for $12 instead of $1200.

A Brief History of Basketball Card Sets

The NBA has tipped off and a new season of card collecting begins but basketball card history goes back a lot further than the Brooklyn Nets, LeBron and free agent centers.

1956 Topps Mantle Paces $561K Memory Lane Sale Generates Over $560,000

The bar is raised again on a PSA 10 1956 Topps Mickey Mantle, while iconic rookie cards change hands for sizable investments.

For the Michael Jordan Collector Who Has Everything…

A new Michael Jordan piece involves some photos, his hand, some ink, a little Japanese culture and a Silver Sharpie.

Michael Jordan Rookie Cards Now a Bargain?

He’s no longer playing, but is that any reason for the 1986-87 Fleer card to trade at its current level?

Jordan Rookie Card Ends at $82,000

The first 1986-87 Fleer Michael Jordan rookie card awarded a Pristine 10 grade by Beckett Grading Services ended its run on eBay Thursday night. The bidding was not for the faint of heart–or light of wallet. The card closed at $82,000, although the sale could not be immediately confirmed. The card, featured in one of […]

Michael Jordan Rookie Cards Still Strong

Michael Jordan Rookie Card STILL a Must-Have He dunks only on video now, but the 1986-87 Fleer Michael Jordan rookie card remains a must-have for serious basketball collectors. One high grade example has just sold via eBay.

Signed Michael Jordan Rookie Cards Returning in August

Upper Deck hauls out the Fleer name again this summer with an off-season hoops product. Mixed in with the rookies who will be drafted this Thursday are more Michael Jordan autographed 1986-87 Fleer rookie cards.

Autographed Jordan Rookie Card Brings $12K

The 1986-87 Fleer Michael Jordan rookie cards placed into this year’s basketball product are showing up on eBay..while another lot has Jordan collectors bidding big bucks for a unique lot.

Michael Jordan: Still Marketable for Upper Deck

His career ended 4 seasons ago with 32,292 points, 2514 steals, 5633 assists and 6672 rebounds. But next to LeBron James and Kobe Bryant, he’s still the most marketable player in basketball cards. 20 years ago, the first Michael Jordan rookie card hit the market and one card company is toasting it’s kingpin.

MJ Still Draws a Crowd

Michael Jordan may be retired, but his Fleer rookie card is still popular, especially when a PSA 10 is up for grabs.

Autographed Michael Jordan Rookies Headed for Packs

Now we know one reason why Upper Deck may have snapped up the Fleer brand name. The Michael Jordan card gold mine.

Ultimate Michael Jordan Card Collection on Display

He’s been retired for awhile now, but Michael Jordan is still the king of hoops…and basketball memorabilia. One website is offering a unique Jordan experience including images of some of MJ’s most valuable and highest graded basketball cards.