Some encouraging news for those who are still hoping the National Sports Collectors Convention will take place this summer. The Chicago Auto Show, a major summer event that draws thousands of people, will return to McCormick Place July 15-19. It’ll be the first large convention to take place since the COVID-19 pandemic began but city and state officials say … [Read more...] about Notes: Still a Chance for NSCC?; $20 Million in 5 Hours; Westbrook Dishes Historic Shoes to Kid
The ones they wore in the game have been auctioned off but if you're more of an autograph kind of person, you can now own signed 2018 NBA All-Star Game model jerseys from some of the league's biggest stars. NBA Auctions is offering about 20 jerseys signed on the back by some of the league's top stars, all signed in person during All-Star weekend. The jerseys are just like … [Read more...] about Autographed NBA All-Star Jerseys at Auction
The start of the NBA playoffs mean some big sales are still to come by summertime, but the 2017-18 season has already produced some eye-popping auction results for game-worn jerseys. NBA Auctions has sold hundreds of jerseys, shorts, shooting shirts and pants and related items since last fall, topped by the $90,102 sale of a certain Cleveland player’s All-Star jersey, … [Read more...] about Top-Selling 2017-18 NBA Game Jerseys (So Far)
Game worn and game issued jerseys and shooting shirts and even the nets used in the two NBA games played in Mexico earlier this season are up for grabs at NBA Auctions. The Brooklyn Nets played two games in Mexico City December 7 and 9, one against the Oklahoma City Thunder and the second against the Miami Heat. Among the items in the first wave of Mexico game items … [Read more...] about Westbrook, Other Jerseys from Mexico City Contests at NBA Auctions
The end result was a loss and a 3-1 deficit in their Western Conference playoff series, but it was another day; another triple-double milestone for the NBA's biggest talent. Russell Westbrook's third straight in a single playoff series (he had it by halftime) matched Wilt Chamberlain's record. He'd already become the first player since Oscar Robertson to average a … [Read more...] about Cheap Russell Westbrook Rookie Cards
If you’ve been holding Russell Westbrook rookie cards, your patience is now paying off. With the Oklahoma City Thunder guard joining Oscar Robertson as the only players to average a triple-double, his rookie cards are now among the elite. Below is a sampling of some of his rookie cards--autographed and non-autographed and at the bottom a list of which … [Read more...] about Best Russell Westbrook Rookie Cards
by Juan Martinez The following is a true story: Prior to the 2010 NBA Playoffs, I made a trade for an autographed two-color patch Exquisite rookie card (numbered to 225) of Russell Westbrook. In exchange for the Westbrook, I gave up a 2005-06 Upper Deck Trilogy Rookie Premiere Autograph Patch (numbered to 10) of Danny Granger and a 2001-02 Topps Pristine Rookie Autograph … [Read more...] about Eric Gordon Rookie Cards: The Next Russell Westbrook?
by Juan Martinez Now that we are weeks into the 2011-12 NBA season lockout, let’s take a look at one of the first products of the year by Panini Upper Deck… Oh… Well, that intro came out wrong. The sad irony of the NBA lockout for basketball card collectors is that their wish – or at least part of it - has come true. A large proportion of the community was saddened by … [Read more...] about 2011-12 SP Authentic Basketball: Upper Deck Tries to Fill the Hoops Card Void