Michael Jordan’s 1986 Fleer basketball card sells for almost $100G

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Michael Jordan’s memorabilia continues to be scorching even after “The Final Dance” aired its remaining episode.

A 1986 Fleer Jordan card graded a 10 by PSA bought for $99,630 on Wednesday night time, in keeping with Goldin Auctions.

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The most recent public sale comes greater than per week after an autographed Fleer Jordan card was bought for $125,000 in an eBay public sale. The cardboard, which was graded 8.5 out of 10 by Beckett Grading Providers, was part of a 2006-07 Fleer buyback. The autograph, alternatively, was graded a 10 by Beckett.

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The Motion Community’s Darren Rovell famous that the rookie card’s worth has skyrocketed since March. In response to Rovell, on March 21 the identical card was bought for $48,600.

Jordan and Bulls memorabilia have exploded in worth since “The Final Dance” first aired on ESPN in April. In response to MarketWatch, the common one-day gross sales for Bulls-related objects spiked over 5,100 p.c.

In response to Sports activities Collectors Each day, because the documentary began airing on April 19, Jordan playing cards have jumped 285 p.c over the identical interval in March. Over the previous decade, greater than 17.2 million Jordan objects have been bought on eBay, in keeping with the web site. A mean of 146 items of Jordan merchandise has been bought on {the marketplace} website per hour, the web site said.

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Information analysts at eBay stated the corporate bought greater than 360 Jordan rookie playing cards in April. That could be a 150 p.c spike from the earlier month, the web site reported.

Brandon Steiner, the founding father of Steiner Sports activities Memorabilia and the pinnacle of CollectibleXchange, advised MarketWatch final week that Jordan continues to be No. 1 by way of fan and collector curiosity in memorabilia.

“Let’s be clear right here, Michael Jordan, all of us ought to be giving him a test,” Steiner stated. “He lifted sport licensing onto a reputable degree. It was virtually nothing earlier than he received into the sport.”

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Steiner stated Jordan helped the business explode and it piqued followers from all genders, races, creeds and areas.

“It was nationwide,” he stated. “Feminine-male, black-white, all people wished that s—t.”

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