About Kareem Abdul-Jabbar Autographed Memorabilia & Collectibles
Historical Kareem Abdul-Jabbar Milestones
Known for his precision and unparalleled athleticism, Hall of Fame basketball player, Kareem Abdul-Jabbar (born Ferdinand Lewis Alcindor), dominated the hardwood from the time he led his high-school team to an amazing 72 straight wins over three years until he retired from the NBA as a six-time world champion in 1989. Playing college basketball at UCLA, Jabbar won two NCAA Player of the Year awards while leading the Bruins to an unbelievable 88-2 record during his three year career. Named by ESPN as the greatest college basketball player of all-time, Jabbar was selected first overall by the Milwaukee Bucks in the 1969 NBA Draft. Kareem Abdul-Jabbar went on to set the NBA on fire during his first season, winning Rookie of the Year honors while becoming the second leading scorer in the league. Milwaukee's addition of fellow future Hall of Famer, Oscar Robertson, to the roster earned the Bucks the 1971 NBA Championship. For his contributions during the Finals, Jabbar was named the NBA's Most Valuable Player as he led the league in scoring at 31.7 points per game. By 1973, Kareem Abdul-Jabbar had wrapped up his third MVP award in five seasons as a member of the Bucks, while remaining at or near the top of the NBA's scorers, rebounders, and defenders. Despite his successes in Milwaukee, Jabbar yearned for a larger spotlight and requested a trade to either Los Angeles or New York. Traded to the Los Angeles Lakers in 1975, Jabbar would go to on to win the league MVP award in both the 1976 and 1977 seasons. Despite his personal success, Jabbar most desired championships, a feat left unaccomplished since his trade from Milwaukee. His craving would be matched with the prowess of a young and talented point guard by the name of Earvin "Magic" Johnson. Being the first overall pick in the 1979 NBA Draft, Johnson and Jabbar made one of the most lethal combinations the NBA had ever seen. As the definitive team of the decade, Jabbar and the Lakers represented the Western Conference in the NBA Finals an unbelievable eight times during the 1980s. Kareem Abdul-Jabbar also won his record sixth NBA MVP award while surpassing Wilt Chamberlain's all-time record for career points in NBA history.
Winning the NBA Championship in two of his final three seasons, Kareem Abdul-Jabbar is among the greatest athletes to ever step foot on the hardwood. Completing 20 seasons of iconic basketball, Jabbar will always remain an integral piece of league history and be forever remembers by NBA fans. Absolutely no sports collection is complete without authentic autographed collectibles that commemorate the NBA's all-time career scoring champion. Make a Hall of Fame addition to your sports-influenced room or collection with career Kareem Abdul-Jabbar memorabilia signed by the scoring leader and American sports hero.
Collecting Kareem Abdul-Jabbar Memorabilia
Kareem Abdul-Jabbar Basketballs
: Bring star power to your collection with an official Spalding basketball hand-signed by the NBA's all-time scoring leader, Kareem Abdul-Jabbar. Leading his teams to an amazing six NBA Championships during his historic career, a Kareem Abdul-Jabbar signed basketball is a true treasure for any collection. A Kareem Abdul-Jabbar autographed basketball is the perfect centerpiece for any-sized sports collection, plus continues to acquire value well into the future as the former NBA center will be honored by many for a lifetime. Within our selection of Kareem Abdul-Jabbar signed basketballs, fans and collectors can choose from a classic autographed ball to rare collectibles with inscriptions denoting his top achievements, including his Hall of Fame induction and 38,387 career points. Preserve the legacy of the great Jabbar with a signed basketball for your collection or sports room.
Kareem Abdul-Jabbar Photos
: A Kareem Abdul-Jabbar autographed photo is a true asset to any sports room or dedicated collection being signed by truly one of the best NBA players ever to grace the game. An absolutely perfect cornerstone for your collection, the two-time NBA Finals MVP, hand-signed each photo in our wide selection of autographed Kareem Abdul-Jabbar photos. Remembered as the NBA's all-time scoring leader, a Kareem Abdul-Jabbar signed photo that captures one of his iconic slam dunks or trade mark “skyhook” shot will preserve his illustrious career for a lifetime. Relive every All-Star Game and all six NBA Championships over again with a Kareem Abdul-Jabbar signed photo to frame and display your Los Angeles pride at home or the office. Bring home an American sports icon with one of these beautiful, photographs of the Lakers sensation with an autograph from the one and only, Kareem Abdul-Jabbar.
Kareem Abdul-Jabbar Jerseys
: As a consensus pick for the greatest collegiate basketball player in NCAA history and one of the most iconic NBA players of his time, a Kareem Abdul-Jabbar autographed jersey is the perfect centerpiece for all sports collections. An absolute must-have for every true basketball fan, these autographed Kareem Abdul-Jabbar jerseys feature iconic Lakers colors and his famous number 33. Take home one of basketball's all-time greatest players and preserve his legacy for a lifetime with a Los Angeles jersey in purple or gold affixed with an increasingly valuable Kareem Abdul-Jabbar autograph. A basketball jersey signed by the record six-time NBA Most Valuable Player is an item to be owned by any sports fan or collector considering Jabbar changed the game forever with his dominant scoring and memorable presence on the court.