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Kobe Bryant Rookie Card Sells for Record $500K, Graded Gem Mint 10

[Bleacher Report, AP] A Kobe Bryant rookie card sold for $500,000 on Wednesday to set a record for the former Los Angeles Lakers star. The Topps Chrome card received a perfect 10 rating in gem mint condition. The previous high for Bryant was a signed Impeccable Victory card that sold for $129,999.99 in December, according to Julio Luis Munar of ClutchPoints. […]

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Keyontae Johnson, Florida player who collapsed, ‘following simple commands’ after coma

[USA TODAY, AP] Florida men’s basketball player Keyontae Johnson remained in critical but stable Monday afternoon after collapsing during a game over the weekend, the school said in a statement. pic.twitter.com/G5mJnY3hDR— Florida Gators Men’s Basketball (@GatorsMBK) December 14, 2020The Gators announced that Johnson had been transported to a hospital in Gainesville, Florida after receiving his initial treatment […]

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LaVar Ball says he’ll play Michael Jordan 1-on-1 on pay-per-view for $200 million

[USA TODAY] Many have been waiting on LaVar Ball’s response to the possibility that a 1-on-1 match-up with Michael Jordan is as real as ever. With LaMelo Ball being drafted to the Jordan-owned Hornets, there is now a direct link between the Big Baller and arguably basketball’s greatest player of all-time. On Shannon Sharpe’s Club Shay […]

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Unopened 1986-87 Fleer Basketball Case (Yes, Case) Surpassed $1 Million Bid

[Sports Collectors Daily] Those who’ve spent the last 20 years traveling the country, buying thousands of cases and boxes from America’s basements, storage units and former card stores were starting to wonder if a sealed 1986-87 Fleer wax case still existed.  Even rising prices for the Michael Jordan rookie cards they contained didn’t seem to shake anything […]

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ESPN suspends NBA reporter Adrian Wojnarowski after profane email to Sen. Hawley

[FOX NEWS] The length of the suspension was not immediately clear ESPN suspended NBA insider Adrian Wojnarowski a day after a profane email from him to Sen. Josh Hawley, R-Mo., was leaked to social media, according to multiple reports. Outkick and the New York Post both reported that the basketball reporter was suspended. The newspaper reported he was […]

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Report: Poll of NBA players shows desire to resume season if safe

[ESPN, Adrian Wojnarowski Senior NBA Insider] An informal poll taken by the National Basketball Players Association showed “overwhelming” support for any plan that has this season resuming in a safe way amid the coronavirus pandemic, The Associated Press reported. NBPA regional representatives, including Tim McCormick and Frank Brickowski, were among the union officials polling players with […]

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