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Forum: BASKETBALL Yesterday, 04:43 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 820
Posted By WillC
I saw Shaq make his debut for the Celtics, and...

I saw Shaq make his debut for the Celtics, and yes, he was huge.

I remember the Boston Garden erupting when Shaq scored his first basket (this dunk (https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=xj5CuezZ790))....
Forum: BASKETBALL 09-15-2014, 01:19 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 314
Posted By WillC
Classic photo of Maravich, dribbling between his...

Classic photo of Maravich, dribbling between his legs. Very nice grade on this one too.
Forum: BASKETBALL 09-15-2014, 01:18 PM
Replies: 27
Views: 517
Posted By WillC
I thought we were discussing players who played...

I thought we were discussing players who played center but also power forward?

Confused.
Forum: BASKETBALL 09-14-2014, 10:12 AM
Replies: 48
Views: 1,287
Posted By WillC
eBay isn't working for me either. If my...

eBay isn't working for me either.

If my auctions were ending now, I'd be furious.
Forum: BASKETBALL SINGLES BUY/SELL/TRADE 09-14-2014, 09:03 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 108
Posted By WillC
No, he never signed for Chronology, which is a...

No, he never signed for Chronology, which is a shame.
Forum: BASKETBALL 09-13-2014, 04:33 PM
Replies: 27
Views: 517
Posted By WillC
Olajuwon played center his entire career. Even...

Olajuwon played center his entire career. Even with 7'4" Sampson next to him, Olajuwon still played center.

Artis Gilmore was also a sure-fire center and never played power forward at any point in...
Forum: BASKETBALL 09-13-2014, 03:13 PM
Replies: 27
Views: 517
Posted By WillC
Elvin Hayes played power forward next to Wes...

Elvin Hayes played power forward next to Wes Unseld (who was the Bullets' center).
Forum: BASKETBALL 09-13-2014, 09:39 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 278
Posted By WillC
I agree. Much as I like those superstar players,...

I agree. Much as I like those superstar players, it's nice to collect rare autographs that don't appear in every product.



Thanks! I like the Nance too, but I think my favourite is the Zelmo...
Forum: BASKETBALL SINGLES BUY/SELL/TRADE 09-13-2014, 09:26 AM
Replies: 0
Views: 23
Posted By WillC
Wanted: 2006-07 Chronology Base Autos

I'm looking for the following cards...

2006-07 Chronology Base Autos:

Alvin Robertson
B.J. Armstrong
Bob Dandridge
Cazzie Russell
Dan Majerle
Danny Manning
Forum: BASKETBALL 09-13-2014, 06:35 AM
Replies: 105
Views: 2,653
Posted By WillC
Amen to that.

Amen to that.
Forum: BASKETBALL 09-11-2014, 05:27 PM
Replies: 30
Views: 1,092
Posted By WillC
Thanks, although it's just about impossible to...

Thanks, although it's just about impossible to top the posts from you and hazenuts.
Forum: BASKETBALL 09-11-2014, 05:11 PM
Replies: 30
Views: 1,092
Posted By WillC
All from my favourite era. Center: ...

All from my favourite era.

Center:

http://will23c1982.smugmug.com/Sports/Public/i-R7wV87Q/0/O/Bill%20Russell.jpg

Power Forward:
...
Forum: BASKETBALL 09-11-2014, 02:32 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 278
Posted By WillC
2006-07 Chronology Base Auto Set - Progress Update

After completing the 2007-08 Chronology Dedications and My Generations sets (http://www.blowoutcards.com/forums/basketball/742349-chronology-dedications-my-generation-complete-sets-mailday.html), I...
Forum: BASKETBALL 09-10-2014, 02:38 PM
Replies: 1,053
Views: 72,057
Posted By WillC
I owned the same Andy Phillip cut auto (different...

I owned the same Andy Phillip cut auto (different serial number though) a few years ago. Great looking card.
Forum: BASKETBALL SINGLES BUY/SELL/TRADE 09-09-2014, 01:59 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 374
Posted By WillC
Bumping it up.

Bumping it up.
Forum: BASKETBALL 09-08-2014, 03:16 PM
Replies: 74
Views: 2,414
Posted By WillC
7 autos... 3 of them stickers, 1 on a piece of...

7 autos... 3 of them stickers, 1 on a piece of inserted cardboard, 3 on card. That's disappointing.
Forum: BASKETBALL 09-07-2014, 02:24 PM
Replies: 53
Views: 2,471
Posted By WillC
MGoBlue, it's interesting reading your thoughts...

MGoBlue, it's interesting reading your thoughts about new products/releases.

Part of why I gave up on my high-end Bill Russell collection (I had 11 of his cards ranging in value from $250 to...
Forum: BASKETBALL 09-07-2014, 12:37 PM
Replies: 53
Views: 2,471
Posted By WillC
It is easy to get carried away in this hobby and...

It is easy to get carried away in this hobby and spend too much money. I've done it many times before. The hobby is very addictive and, as a result, it can get in the way of more important things in...
Forum: BASKETBALL SINGLES BUY/SELL/TRADE 09-07-2014, 06:59 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 374
Posted By WillC
Want list updated.

Want list updated.
Forum: BASKETBALL SINGLES BUY/SELL/TRADE 09-06-2014, 11:55 AM
Replies: 33
Views: 649
Posted By WillC
I'm interested in the Carmelo Anthony Emblems....

I'm interested in the Carmelo Anthony Emblems. What cards are you looking for?
Forum: BASKETBALL 09-06-2014, 05:18 AM
Replies: 70
Views: 2,628
Posted By WillC
There are plenty of positives to take away from...

There are plenty of positives to take away from these previews:

- I really like the 1/1 game used shoe cards
- The big patches are very nice
- The logomen look good

However, for me it is all...
Forum: BASKETBALL 09-06-2014, 05:16 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 521
Posted By WillC
Great cards! The Carmelo logoman in particular. ...

Great cards! The Carmelo logoman in particular.

Please can you leave feedback for the Mahorn when you get the chance? Thanks! Glad it arrived safely!
Forum: BASKETBALL SINGLES BUY/SELL/TRADE 09-05-2014, 04:35 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 374
Posted By WillC
To the top... Hoping to find some sellers...

To the top...

Hoping to find some sellers willing to ship to the UK. My hopefully feedback speaks for itself.
Forum: BASKETBALL 09-03-2014, 12:38 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 526
Posted By WillC
Mailday: Exquisite Noble Nameplates & Number Pieces

I've never owned a Noble Nameplates card and, like buses, two came along at once! These are just as beautiful as I hoped they would be. I started a thread years and years ago about these - I've been...
Forum: BASKETBALL 09-02-2014, 03:56 PM
Replies: 102
Views: 3,467
Posted By WillC
Well done Panini - these are truly unique. It's...

Well done Panini - these are truly unique. It's nice to see something original for a change.

Now go buy some vintage players' shoes, e.g. Cousy, Wilt, etc. That would be insane!
Forum: BASKETBALL 09-02-2014, 03:53 PM
Replies: 73
Views: 2,319
Posted By WillC
I've got some really nice Exquisite cards...

I've got some really nice Exquisite cards incoming. I'll share them in this thread when I get them and have time to take photos.

Great thread idea! And I've enjoyed the cards so far. Some...
Forum: BASKETBALL SINGLES BUY/SELL/TRADE 08-31-2014, 01:57 PM
Replies: 0
Views: 54
Posted By WillC
LF: Hal Greer, Bernard King, Rick Barry 2007-08 Chronology Base Autos

And indeed most of the star players' cards from that set.

They look like this:

http://will23c1982.smugmug.com/Sports/Chronology-Want-List/i-VLbQFww/1/O/Kareem%20Abdul-Jabbar%20%282%29.jpg
Forum: BASKETBALL 08-31-2014, 09:31 AM
Replies: 68
Views: 2,912
Posted By WillC
Larry Bird and Magic Johnson 1979 Sportscaster...

Larry Bird and Magic Johnson 1979 Sportscaster cards for $5 each and sold them for about $120 each.
Forum: BASKETBALL 08-30-2014, 03:51 PM
Replies: 26
Views: 944
Posted By WillC
Ahh, that Lapchick brings back memories......

Ahh, that Lapchick brings back memories... unhappy ones!

I saw it for sale in Legacy Sports Cards in Las Vegas while taking a detour off Route 66 a couple of years ago. My eyes lit up - it's my...
Forum: BASKETBALL 08-30-2014, 01:16 PM
Replies: 26
Views: 944
Posted By WillC
Ed Wachter's auto is quite rare. You should get...

Ed Wachter's auto is quite rare. You should get his Sport Kings card to go with it - one of the first ever basketball cards. Nat Holman and Joe Lapchick (they misspell it Lopchick) are also in that...
Forum: BASKETBALL 08-30-2014, 09:55 AM
Replies: 26
Views: 944
Posted By WillC
Your collection is ridiculous! It's great to see...

Your collection is ridiculous! It's great to see autos of Wayne Embry, Jack Twyman, Vern Mikkelsen, Slater Martin, etc. I've got the Twyman and Mikkelsen. I used to own the Gola and Macauley but sold...
Forum: BASKETBALL 08-30-2014, 07:38 AM
Replies: 24
Views: 736
Posted By WillC
I'm sure fakes exist - PSA/DNA can't be right...

I'm sure fakes exist - PSA/DNA can't be right 100% of the time. But, if buyers do their research, you can have great confidence in the authenticity of PSA/DNA autos. For example, based upon all the...
Forum: BASKETBALL 08-29-2014, 08:38 PM
Replies: 26
Views: 944
Posted By WillC
Yes, I've got that too. My hobby is reading about...

Yes, I've got that too. My hobby is reading about and researching basketball history; I have a whole bookcase devoted to books on the subject. Knowing how much you like basketball history too, I know...
Forum: BASKETBALL 08-29-2014, 06:42 PM
Replies: 26
Views: 944
Posted By WillC
Thanks! I like the fact that none of the autos...

Thanks! I like the fact that none of the autos run off the stickers.
Forum: BASKETBALL 08-29-2014, 06:41 PM
Replies: 26
Views: 944
Posted By WillC
Thanks guys! For those that are interested,...

Thanks guys!

For those that are interested, there is a book called 'The Game Changer: How Hank Luisetti Revolutionized America's Great Indoor Game'.
...
Forum: BASKETBALL 08-29-2014, 05:54 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 736
Posted By WillC
Being cool means going against the grain and...

Being cool means going against the grain and doing things your own way. So owning a MJ RC makes you a sheep, not a cool bean.

IMO.

(I'm just jealous)
Forum: BASKETBALL 08-29-2014, 05:52 PM
Replies: 44
Views: 1,866
Posted By WillC
Sometimes logomen cards can be a bit... lacking...

Sometimes logomen cards can be a bit... lacking in design. But this one passes the test. It helps that it's Shaq on the card! Great pickup.
Forum: BASKETBALL 08-29-2014, 02:08 PM
Replies: 26
Views: 944
Posted By WillC
Mailday: HOF Holy Grail Auto

...for me, at least.

This card has been at the top of my want list for 4 years but I have never been able to find it until now. I've had other Hank Luisetti autos, but this is by far the best...
Forum: BASKETBALL 08-29-2014, 12:12 PM
Replies: 51
Views: 1,563
Posted By WillC
I agree. The card design is ok but let down...

I agree.

The card design is ok but let down by two things:

i) The inserted black paper that the player signed on

and

ii) The thick gold pen. Why not use a normal thickness pen? That would...
Forum: BASKETBALL SINGLES BUY/SELL/TRADE 08-29-2014, 04:44 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 358
Posted By WillC
I got one of my holy grail hof cards in the post...

I got one of my holy grail hof cards in the post yesterday. I'll post a mailday later. You should do the same!
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