Grey Flannel Auctions 6th Annual Hall of Fame Induction Auction is open for bidding. We believe you will find this sale to be nothing short of monumental as it is the greatest collection of basketball treasures ever to be assembled for public auction. Full auction is posted on our website. Our e-Catalog is available online. The absentee bidding portion of the auction is open and will close on August 11, 2011 at 11:59 PM EST. The live conclusion will be held at the Naismith Memorial Basketball Hall of Fame in Springfield Massachusetts. Live bidding for this session begins on August 12, 2011 at 1:00 PM EST.
Every lot in this sale will come with a Letter of Authenticity from the Naismith Memorial Basketball Hall of Fame as well as a Grey Flannel Auctions LOA. Additionally, there are 50+ letters that accompany lots in this sale directly from the player themselves, their families or team employees.
Notable consignors & collections include:
*2x NBA Defensive Player of the Year & Rebound King – Dennis Rodman
*Naismith Memorial Basketball Hall of Famer & Celtic Great – Bailey Howell
*UCLA Bruins deadeye shooting forward & 3x NCAA Champion – Lynn Shackelford
*ABA New York Nets ballboy and beloved sports commentator with the MSG Network, NBC, Versus & USA Network – Al Trautwig
*2x NBA Champion and famed LA Laker – Mike Smrek
*6 season NBA vet & 3rd round (1st pick) of the 1955 NBA Draft – Al Ferrari