George Mikan Autograph on an NBA 1949-50 Record Book.
Lot 562. George Mikan Autograph on an NBA 1949-50 Record Book. Known as “Mr. Basketball” and a Hall of Fame member, Mikan is generally regarded as one of basketball’s greatest players. At 6’ 10” tall and playing professionally from the mid-1940s to mid-1950s, he was the game’s first big man. He was a founder of the American Basketball Association and served as its commissioner. He died in 2005. His Sharpie signature is strong and nm-m 8. Although several letters are against a dark background, they are fully legible. The signature comes with a Certificate of Authenticity from Baseball Dreams and a notation that Mikan signed the record book in January 1998 in Arizona. Winning Bid $15.