The Beckett Blog


This Michael Jordan basketball card remains a real gem by Chris Olds
September 13, 2010, 10:30 am
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Most of you probably remember the Skybox Metal Universe sets of the mid-to-late 1990s and cringe.

But the card above, which is numbered to just 50 copies,  is one reason why those older wax boxes and wax packs should still be considered when wandering the aisles of a card show or digging around at your local card shop.

Why?

You’d be surprised what it recently sold for.

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Examining the Basketball Hall of Fame’s latest class on cards by Chris Olds

The Naismith Memorial Basketball Hall of Fame has unveiled its 2010 class of inductees, a crop that includes representatives from from all levels of basketball — and even “The Dream Team” from the 1992 Olympics.

Here’s a rundown of who’s in and where they appear on cardboard …

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Skybox Metal Universe … Derrick Rose? by ejahnke

derek-rose-metal-universe

This is kind of cool. What do you think?