- Oct 23, 2011
1995-96 Michael Jordan Refractors (Parallel Cards Series Part One Continued)We continue our look into Michael Jordan Refractors - this time at the confusing 1995-96 Michael Jordan Refractor cards available from both Topps Finest and Topps.
- Nov 13, 2016
1994-95 Jordan Finest Wearing #23A Michael Jordan Finest card showing Jordan wearing number 23 instead of number 45 has shown up for sale - 7 months after a previous PSA authenticated copy.
- Oct 2, 2009
Michael Jordan Gold CardsThere are some very nice basketball cards featuring Michael Jordan which are coated in 22 karat and often, aptly, 23 karat gold. Don't assume these cards are overly expensive either - you can very easily add a Jordan gold card to your collection.
- Aug 12, 2010
The Real Star Co Cards Story - Interview with renowned Star cards expert Steve TaftDebunking the incorrect information surrounding early Star Co sets in the 1990's and looking at identifying counterfeits.
- Sep 5, 2009
Michael Jordan Jersey CardsNot only can you get some great Michael Jordan patch jersey cards these days but you can also reflect the history of Jordan's career including recording the different jerseys he wore when playing with various teams.
- Jul 12, 2011
1997-98 Finest Michael Jordan Refractors (Parallel Cards Series Part One Continued)Looking at the often confused set of Michael Jordan refractors available from the 1997-98 Topps Finest Series of Michael Jordan refractors.
- Sep 16, 2023
Complete Michael Jordan Star Co ChecklistA look at the licensed and authentic Star Michael Jordan cards - this is the complete checklist so if a card is not on this list, it is not a licensed Star Co card.
- Apr 17, 2020
Original Images Used To Produce 1984-85 Star Company Cards SurfaceRelics of basketball cards history: the original production transparencies used to produce the iconic 1983-86 Star Co sets have surfaced for sale. This includes the seminal Michael Jordan #101.
- Jul 11, 2020
Case of 86-87 Fleer containing up to 40 Jordan rookie cards heading to auctionUp to 40 Michael Jordan rookie cards in one case of 12 boxes of 86-87 Fleer basketball going to auction soon - the only sale of its kind in modern times.
- Aug 20, 2011
Michael Jordan cards values flying as high as the man himself!Right now we are seeing the values of Michael Jordan cards soaring as high as Jordan would dunking over Patrick Ewing or Dikembe Mutombo back in the day! This post will look at the recent trends in values and some of the theories around as to why we are seeing such a jump.
- Feb 20, 2012
Card grading and removable marks such as fingerprints and waxWill removable markings such as fingerprint and wax will affect your card grade and if so will grading companies clean the card for you?
- May 18, 2011
Michael Jordan's Brightest StarLou Costabile takes a look at why there are so few well graded 1984-85 Michael Jordan Star cards. It might surprise you to know that the highest grade, at time of writing, of the 84-85 101 Michael Jordan Star card is BGS9 - and that there are only 8 graded this high.
- Jul 20, 2020
Lou Costabile's Top 10 Michael Jordan CardsLou Costabile has been a great friend of jordancards.com for years and once owned all but 3 of Jordan's Bulls playing days cards. Here is his top 10 Michael Jordan cards of all time.
- Oct 1, 2010
Loch Ness Monster! Big Foot! Michael Jordan Caesars Palace Lake Tahoe Heavy Hitters!Huge Michael Jordan cards collector Lou Costabile shares some very rare and unusual Michael Jordan cards which you may not have seen before. He also gives us an insight into the great stories behind the cards.
- Mar 18, 2010
Cards recommended for new Jordan collectorsAre you new to collecting Michael Jordan cards? Or back from a long stint away from the hobby? This post will give you some ideas for easing into collecting Jordan cards without spending a fortune.
- Feb 25, 2012
84-85 Star #101 - XRC or true Michael Jordan Rookie card?A roundtable discussion with three knowledgeable Star Co collectors looking at the status of the 1984-85 Star #101 Michael Jordan card: "Is the 84-85 Star #101 card Michael Jordan's true rookie card and why/why not? Why is it that the card is designated an XRC by most collectors?"
- May 4, 2009
Michael Jordan buyback autograph cardsBeing an early 90's card fan I think the idea of buyback autographs is unbeatable - and Jordan has some awesome cards on offer if you can track them down.
- Nov 12, 2022
Michael Jordan shadow cards - a visual guideSometimes known as cameo cards, Jordan shadow cards feature a photo where MJ can be seen in the background - fun to collect and mostly readily available to buy online.
- May 27, 2023
Game dating the 86 Fleer and Star Co #101 Jordan cardsBy looking closely at the photos used on the #57, sticker and #101 can we determine at which game they were taken? Were any or all taken at the same game?
- Apr 23, 2009
Why isn't the 1984 Star Jordan card considered his rookie card?The first Michael Jordan official NBA card isn't widely considered his rookie card. Read about what led to this and why the 86-87 Fleer card is widely considered Jordan's RC.
- Mar 9, 2011
Michael Jordan Refractors (Parallel Cards Series Part One)First in a series about some of the great Michael Jordan parallel cards around - this post will look at Michael Jordan refractor cards.
- Jun 2, 2012
Unique Error 93-94 Members Only Beam TeamA very rare and unique second variation error 93-94 Michael Jordan Members Only Beam Team has shown up for sale on eBay - and sold for 10 times the average sale price of Jordan 93-94 Beam Teams!
- May 20, 2023
How a Major League Baseball strike led to the 94-95 Finest Jordan wearing #23 jersey cardA closer look at the 94-95 Finest Jordan wearing #23 jersey and how an MLB strike contributed to its existence.