Manny Leaks Basketball Card

Description:

This Manny Leaks basketball card is number 74 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 Philadelphia 76ers forward. The card’s reverse features a small cartoon image illustrating the factoid that “Manny excelled at the Palestra while at Niagara,” as well as a short biographical sketch and career statistics.

Emanuel "Manny" Leaks had an unsettled career. During his six-year career (1968 - 1974), Leaks played for the ABA's Kentucky Colonels, New York Nets, Dallas/Texas Chaparrals, Utah Stars, and the Floridians. After moving to the NBA in 1972, Leaks would also play for the Philadelphia 76ers and the Capital Bullets.

Date Made: 1973Copyright Date: 1969

Publisher: Topps Chewing GumNBA Properties, Inc.Depicted: Leaks, MannyMaker: NBA Properties, Inc.Topps Chewing Gum

Name Of Sport Or Game: BasketballLevel Of Sport: ProfessionalWeb Subject: Sports

Subject:

See more items in: Culture and the Arts: Sport and Leisure, Basketball Cards

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Data Source: National Museum of American History

Id Number: 1982.0568.025Accession Number: 1982.0568Catalog Number: 1982.0568.025

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

Guid: http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746ac-91b9-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa

Record Id: nmah_665120

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