In keeping with the NBA, the signed card was one in all solely 23 produced and acquired a “9.5 mint gem” situation grading. It additionally includes a piece of James’ Cavaliers jersey.
Bidding began at $150,000 and attracted 34 bids in the course of the 26-day public sale, the NBA stated. It surpassed the earlier document of $923,000 for the most costly modern-era buying and selling card — these made in 1980 or later — set by a card that includes baseball star Mike Trout in Could.
The Lakers at present sit high of the NBA’s western convention forward of the season restart on July 30 at Disney World in Orlando, Florida.
James, a four-time NBA MVP and 16-time NBA All-star, is bidding to win his fourth NBA title.