Jim Price Basketball Card

Description
This Jim Price basketball card is number 38 in a series of 264 manufactured by the Topps Company Inc. for the 1973-1974 NBA season. The front of the card features a posed picture of the Los Angeles Lakers guard. The card’s reverse features a small cartoon image illustrating the factoid that “Jim led Louisville Cards to semi-finals NCAA Tourney,” as well as a short biographical sketch and career statistics.
Price began and ended his seven-year NBA career (1972-1979) with the Los Angeles Lakers. In between he would also play for the Milwaukee Bucks, Buffalo Braves, Denver Nuggets, and Detroit Pistons. In 1975, Price averaged career-highs in points (16.1) and assists (5.7) per game, and was named to the NBA's All-Star team.
Location
Currently not on view
date made
1973
copyright date
1969
depicted
Price, Jim
publisher
Topps Chewing Gum
NBA Properties, Inc.
maker
NBA Properties, Inc.
Topps Chewing Gum
Physical Description
paper (overall material)
Measurements
overall: 3 1/2 in x 2 1/2 in; 8.89 cm x 6.35 cm
ID Number
1982.0568.034
accession number
1982.0568
catalog number
1982.0568.034
subject
Basketball
Professional
Sports
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Culture and the Arts: Sport and Leisure
Basketball Cards
Data Source
National Museum of American History, Kenneth E. Behring Center

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