Monday, December 31, 2018

Shane's Box Of Madness

This was kind of an off year for me and @ShaneSalmonson over at Project Pedro Blog. We always pull off multiple big trades a year but this year for some reason or another, dragged out a year long trade. Yes, year long.

But, we finally got the deal done and mailed our pieces out.

My end just arrived roughly a week ago and  it was packed nicely and packed full.

Shane even threw in some supplies. Awesome!

I won't be breaking down the entire box as I am working on multiple sorting projects going into 2019 and I will touch base on those soon. But, I will showcase some key cards from this massive mail day and show others as I go along with my sorting projects.

First up, Shane was lucky and went to this years National which is still a dream of mine to do. The Panini pack contains my boy Saquon! Not sure if I will open it to take him out or not.

For years Shane has been trying to unload all of his basketball cards and I have taken a few with each mail day. This time I grabbed his stack of Allan Houston cards who was one of my favorite Knicks in the 90's. The other two, Patrick Ewing and John Starks.

Here are a few highlights from this stack,

(one of my favorites)





And one more card I wanted was this rookie of Tim Duncan. Loved this set.
Well, this is just the beginning of a few pieces from this mail day I will be showing off. More soon!

5 comments:

  1. Loved when Houston was playing for my Pistons. Terrific shooter...as for that Tim Duncan card, its one of my favorite basketball cards.

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  2. Not much of a basketball guy but I can appreciate some of those cards. That Tim Duncan rookie is very nice!

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  3. Can't go wrong with Tim Duncan Rookie card I got one signed back in the day at the Spectrum in Philly. God I'm old the player is retired and they have torn the building down lol

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  4. Nice Duncan! Lol. Just left a similar comment on one of your other posts... but I'll say it again. I already collect too many people already, but if I were going to collect another basketball player... it'd be Duncan. Love the way he played the game.

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