Bobby Smith Basketball Card

This Bobby Smith Basketball card is number 49 in a series of 264 manufactured by the Topps Company Inc. for the 1973-1974 NBA season. The front of the card features a posed picture of the Cleveland Cavaliers forward. The card’s reverse features a small cartoon image illustrating the factoid that “Bobby’s nickname is ‘BINGO’” as well as short biographical sketch…

Jim Grant

Jim Mudcat Grant (1935-2021) was one of many players featured on collectible coins made by Topps and included in packs of baseball cards. A right handed pitcher who played for the Cleveland Indians (1958-64,) Minnesota Twins (1964-67,) Los Angeles Dodgers (1968,) Montreal Expos (1969,) St. Louis Cardinals (1969,) Oakland Athletics (1970,71) and Pittsburgh Pirates (1970-71,) Grant was the first African…

John Johnson Basketball Card

This John Johnson basketball card is number 43 in a series of 264 that was manufactured by the Topps Company Inc. for the 1972-1973 National Basketball Association (NBA) season. The front of the card features a posed picture of the Cleveland Cavaliers forward-guard on a green background. The card’s reverse features a small cartoon image illustrating the factoid that “John…