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Old 08-15-2013, 04:18 AM   #1 (permalink)
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Default HUGE 2012-13 Fleer Retro Pull!

Hi all,

After two very disappointing cases of National Treasures (best card was a Durant auto /49), I decided to dig into some Fleer Retro that had come down in price. I had opened a few boxes when it first came out and was pleasantly surprised at how well my low-numbered inserts sold.

I was thrilled to pull a Jason Kidd Showcase Masterpiece 1/1 for my PC as I'm a big Kidd fan...

However, my real big pull came a few boxes into a second case...





























The card RAW books at $650 so I think this is a monster!

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Old 08-15-2013, 04:21 AM   #2 (permalink)
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Yes thats definitely a momster!!! I think Thats a $4-$6k card
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I wouldn't take a dime under 10k for it
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This is so massive. Wasn't aware any bulls jerseys were in this. 10k card+
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congrat ! thats a true monster.
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This is so massive. Wasn't aware any bulls jerseys were in this. 10k card+
They get around that because it is a buyback. The same way Leaf gets around the no license thing by buying cards made by companies who previously held an NBA License.
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Mother of God...

Please don't tell me you got the case from BO, I was debating buying one or two over the last few days.
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Awesome pull!!! You get that at Pennisula?
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Big money hit!!!

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BOOM BABY! GO BUY YOURSELF A VACATION HAHA WOW WHAT A MONSTER I think that's like 5k without a doubt don't take a penny less!
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Very nice!!! Congrats on the Kidd too!

How many cases did you do? two?


Should be $4-6k as stated above! ($10k is ridiculous ... these all go in the $4-6k regardless of the insert unless one of the big few ... jambalaya, etc)
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Yes, I opened the cases at @PeninsulaSC, the best shop in the Bay Area...

Thanks for the comments!

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I wouldn't take a dime under 10k for it
LOL

Where do these guys come from?

Great pull! Throw it on ebay see if the 10k offers come flowing in.

Congrats!
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wow, amazing pull! I have yet to see in LeBron buybacks, has anyone else?
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That card looks amazing! An incredible pull. Thanks for sharing.
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WOW, Very Nice!!!
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Where do these guys come from?

Great pull! Throw it on ebay see if the 10k offers come flowing in.

Congrats!

I don't think you understand how wealthy some people in Asia are.

10k may be huge money to you, but to some people it is nothing and there are lots of die hard MJ collectors.

If you understand the rarity of the card and the cost of a case of Fleer Retro, 10k is closer to the best price than 4-6k.

Don't sell it to a cheapskate or someone who drives the market down.
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Not worth debating on the price as I don't intend to sell... PC for me!

Thanks all!
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I don't think you understand how wealthy some people in Asia are.

10k may be huge money to you, but to some people it is nothing and there are lots of die hard MJ collectors.

If you understand the rarity of the card and the cost of a case of Fleer Retro, 10k is closer to the best price than 4-6k.

Don't sell it to a cheapskate or someone who drives the market down.
As mentioned above, numerous MJ 1/1 buyback autos from Fleer Retro have hit the market and sold in the $4K - $6K range. What makes you so sure this particular one will sell for 2x what other nearly identical cards have sold for?
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I don't think you understand how wealthy some people in Asia are.

10k may be huge money to you, but to some people it is nothing and there are lots of die hard MJ collectors.

If you understand the rarity of the card and the cost of a case of Fleer Retro, 10k is closer to the best price than 4-6k.

Don't sell it to a cheapskate or someone who drives the market down.
You are already talking to the wealthiest asian. Tristan Aka KRISTAN WENGZHEZHE
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great pull, but.... for some reason i dont like the auto as much as on the buybacks of last years retro, or am i the only one?
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As mentioned above, numerous MJ 1/1 buyback autos from Fleer Retro have hit the market and sold in the $4K - $6K range. What makes you so sure this particular one will sell for 2x what other nearly identical cards have sold for?
LOL yup


I personally pulled one of these & sold. Before I sold I watched many sell, and after I sold I watched many sell. There were a few shilled/fake sales.

Legit sales were in the $3k-6k range. This one may go about $3-4k max in my opinion. It's nice, but surface is not good for signing and it's sort of bland looking IMO ... not saying I wouldn't want to pull it though!
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Wow, that card is beautiful! Congratulations!
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Not worth debating on the price as I don't intend to sell... PC for me!

Thanks all!
If you can get 6K+ on it...I think you should move it! Right now...there is still some buzz around these...but buybacks often don;t sell well bc there are questions about the authenticity.

YOu can get some SICK SICK SICK cards for 6K and ones that could rise in value.

Just my 2 cents.

That pull is NASTY
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Its an excellent pull!

But these guys that always come out of nowhere and start the ridiculous, Oh its a 10k-100k card. They have no idea!

As Paul said above, these usually sell in the 3-4k range. Find me one that legitimately sold for close to 10k! Don't show the fake jambalaya card.
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