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My Favorite Cards

My Favorite Cards

The obvious next question begs, I suppose, what are my favorite cards that I have in my collection? Some answers are obvious: I have rookie cards of my all-time favorite… Read more »

‘Pistol Pete’ — A Performance of a Lifetime

‘Pistol Pete’ — A Performance of a Lifetime

Pete Maravich, the most prolific scorer in college basketball history, could really put on a show. In three seasons at LSU, “Pistol Pete” scored 3,667 points, averaging 43.8, 44.2 and… Read more »

Artis Gilmore’s Remarkable Professional Career

Artis Gilmore’s Remarkable Professional Career

After winning 49 of 55 games at Jacksonville University, resulting in two NCAA appearances — including the 1970 national championship game against UCLA — Artis Gilmore was drafted by the… Read more »

The Disappointing Saga of LaRue Martin

The Disappointing Saga of LaRue Martin

Nobody was more stunned and surprised than LaRue Martin himself when the Portland Trailblazers selected him as the NBA’s overall top draft pick in 1972. Though not a particularly highly-touted… Read more »

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