David Robinson Rookie Card

David Robinson Rookie Card

With the 1st pick in the 1st round of the 1987 NBA Draft, the San Antonio Spurs selected David Robinson from the United States Naval Academy. He has one official rookie card and one rookie year card.

The Fundamental Rookie Cards of Tim Duncan

The Fundamental Rookie Cards of Tim Duncan

With the 1st pick in the 1997 NBA Draft, the San Antonio Spurs select Tim Duncan from Wake Forest University! Throughout the 1997-98 NBA season card manufacturers printed 18 true rookie cards along with 37 parallels.

Rookie Cards of Kevin Garnett – The Fresh Prince of Chicago

Rookie Cards of Kevin Garnett – The Fresh Prince of Chicago

With the 5th Pick of the 1995 NBA Draft, the Minnesota Timberwolves selected Kevin Garnett from the Farragut Academy in Chicago. This NBA Hall of Famer has 15 official rookie cards with 8 rookie parallels, let’s take a look at them and his intense career.

Kobe Bryant Rookie Cards: An In-Depth Look

Kobe Bryant Rookie Cards: An In-Depth Look

On January 26, 2020, the news of Kobe Bryant and 8 others on board a tragic helicopter accident shocked the world. The moment brought about instant disbelief, WHAT!? Followed by denial, OH NO! Which led to a flurry of how and why questions.

Jason Kidd Rookie Cards

Jason Kidd Rookie Cards

With the second overall pick of the 1st Round in the 1994 NBA Draft, the Dallas Mavericks select Jason Kidd from the University of California. He has 15 true rookie cards and 10 parallels.

Ray Allen Rookie Cards

Ray Allen Rookie Cards

With the 5th overall pick of the 1st Round in the 1996 NBA Draft, the Minnesota Timberwolves selected Ray Allen from the University of Connecticut. In all, there are 16 official rookie cards of Hall of Famer Ray Allen, and there are 13 parallels too!

Grant Hill Rookie Cards

Grant Hill Rookie Cards

With the 3rd overall pick in the 1st Round of the 1994 NBA Draft, the Detroit Pistons selected Grant Hill from Duke University. He has 15 official rookie cards and 8 parallels.

Steve Nash Rookie Cards

Steve Nash Rookie Cards

With the 15th Overall Pick of the 1st Round in the 1996 NBA Draft, the Phoenix Suns selected Steve Nash from Santa Clara University. He has 14 official rookie cards and 9 parallel cards.

Julius Erving Rookie Card

Julius Erving Rookie Card

With the 12th Overall Pick of the 1st Round in the 1972 NBA Draft, the Milwaukee Bucks selected Julius Erving from the University of Massachusetts. He has one official rookie card.

Shaquille O’Neal Rookie Cards

Shaquille O’Neal Rookie Cards

  With their 1st Overall Pick of the 1992 NBA Draft, the Orlando Magic selected Shaquille O’Neal from Louisiana State University. Shaquille O’Neal has 7 rookie cards and 2 rookie parallel.

Michael Jordan Rookie Cards

Michael Jordan Rookie Cards

With the 3rd pick of the 1st Round of the 1984 NBA Draft, the Chicago Bulls selected Michael Jordan from the University of North Carolina. Michael Jordan has one XRC card, one official rookie card, and one rookie year sticker card.

The Magical Rookie Card of Earvin Johnson

The Magical Rookie Card of Earvin Johnson

  With the first pick of the 1979 NBA Draft, the LA Lakers select Earvin “Magic” Jonson, Michigan State University. Hall of Famers drafted after 1987 have more than one rookie card. At its peak, some players have more than fifty! But Magic Johnson is from a day where players only had one true RC […]

Larry “The Hick From French Lick” Bird

Larry “The Hick From French Lick” Bird

Fun fact, Larry Bird is the only person in NBA history to be named MVP of the league, Coach of the Year, and Executive of the Year. His career spanned between 1979-1992 and was an All-Star of the league 12 out of the 13 years that he played. His only rookie card is “Magical”  as […]

Wilt “The Big Dipper” Chamberlain

Wilt “The Big Dipper” Chamberlain

  During the 1959 NBA Draft, the Philidelphia Warriors selected Wilt Chamberlain via a Territorial Selection. He has one official rookie card.

Bill “Russ” Russell

Bill “Russ” Russell

With the 2nd overall pick in the 1st round of the 1956 NBA Draft, the St. Louis Hawks selected Bill Russell from the University of San Francisco. He has one official rookie card and if that one is out of your price range his second card may be an affordable option.

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