10. GEORGE MIKAN, 1948 — $ 219,550
George Maiken is the only basketball player whose sports card is still among the top 10 most expensive sports cards.
He was a 2-meter center who made a name for himself, playing for Chicago American Giers and Minneapolis Lakers in the NBL and later in the BAA and the NHL.
Maiken was such a significant figure in basketball that under his influence, several rules of the game changed, and they still exist.
These changes include the introduction of a time limit for attack, holtengending and an increase in the 3-second zone. During his career, he won 7 league titles.