Tag Archives: Kareem Abdul-Jabbar

Kareem Abdul-Jabbar to auction his memorabilia for charity

By Stephen Laroche | Beckett Basketball Editor Basketball legend Kareem Abdul-Jabbar is auctioning off his vast collection of personal memorabilia to benefit his charity, the Skyhook Foundation. Starting soon, the first group of items will be on the block for fans and collectors to bid on. Slated to be sold off in groups, the first […]

Panini VIP Party creates moments before memorabilia

Each of them had the chance to create some moments with some of the biggest names in the sports world — and on this evening selfies and snapshots were clearly in demand. In fact, they were priceless.

John Smoltz, Kareem Abdul-Jabbar join Panini America VIP party guest list

By Chris Olds | Beckett Baseball Editor One of the newest Baseball Hall of Famers, a hardcourt legend and two more young NBA stars have been added to the Panini America VIP Party guest list for Saturday night. Former Atlanta Braves pitcher John Smoltz and Basketball Hall of Famer Kareem Abdul-Jabbar headline the latest batch […]

2014 National Treasure Hunt: Thursday Edition

By Stephen Laroche | Beckett Basketball Editor No matter what sport you collect, there is a very good chance that you will be able to find something that appeals to your particular tastes at the 2014 National Sports Collectors Convention in Cleveland, Ohio. Over the next few days, Beckett Media will be going on a […]

Where’s the love for vintage basketball?

There are far fewer cards available and yet vintage basketball is easily among the least-expensive niches in the hobby.

Grey Flannel auctions big-money hoops relics

September may mark the start of the football season, but for Grey Flannel Auctions it means some legendary sales when it comes to basketball memorabilia.

Updated: Upper Deck loses case over redemptions

A Michigan man took Upper Deck to court over redemption cards that were not fulfilled and won his case back in March, a $1,329 judgment. But as of April 12, he had not been paid.

Ripping Retail Retro: 1988-89 Fleer

Join Beckett Basketball’s Chris Olds as he hosts Reed Kasaoka of Baseball Card Exchange for a retro pack break of 1988-89 Fleer in this latest episode of Ripping Retail.

Weekly Highlights (July 18 – July 22)

Beckett.com’s weekly highlights for July 18 – July 22.