Matt Guokas Basketball Card


This Matt Guokas basketball card is number 18 in a series of 264 manufactured by the Topps Company Inc. for the 1973-1974 NBA season. The front of the card features an in-game action photo of the Kansas City-Omaha Kings guard. The card’s reverse features a small cartoon image illustrating the factoid that “Matt constantly keeps the Ball Moving,” as well as a short biographical sketch and career statistics.

Guokas played for seven teams during his 11 year NBA career, winning an NBA championship as a member of the Philadelphia 76ers in 1967. He went on to coach in the NBA, as well as serve as a commentator for NBC in the 1990s. Guokas's father, Matt Guokas, Sr., and uncle, Al Guokas, both played professional basketball as well.

Date Made: 1973Copyright Date: 1969

Publisher: Topps Chewing GumNBA Properties, Inc.Depicted: Guokas, MattMaker: NBA Properties, Inc.Topps Chewing Gum

Subject: Basketball, Professional, Sports

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Data Source: National Museum of American History

Id Number: 1982.0568.019Accession Number: 1982.0568Catalog Number: 1982.0568.019

Object Name: card, basketball

Physical Description: paper (overall material)Measurements: overall: 3 1/2 in x 2 1/2 in; 8.89 cm x 6.35 cm


Record Id: nmah_665114

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