Magic Johnson and Larry Bird Dual Signed NBA I/O Basketball COA LSM Schwartz Sports
This Spalding NBA Zi/O® Excel Indoor-Outdoor basketball was hand signed by two of the greatest players to step foot on an NBA court, Magic Johnson and Larry Bird.
This basketball comes with a Certificate of Authenticity from Latitude Sports Marketing and a LSM tamper-resistant hologram. It also comes with a hologram and certificate from Schwartz Sports.
This process helps to ensure the product is authentic.
Latitude Sports Marketing has been in business since 2005 and is one of the leading memorabilia companies in the Rocky Mountain region.
Drafted into the NBA sixth overall by the Boston Celtics in 1978, Bird started at small forward and power forward for thirteen seasons, Bird was a 12-time NBA All-Star and was named the league's MVP three consecutive times. He played his entire professional career for Boston, winning three NBA championships and two NBA Finals MVP awards
Johnson's career achievements include three NBA MVP Awards, nine NBA Finals appearances, twelve All-Star games, and ten All-NBA First and Second Team nominations. He led the league in regular-season assists four times, and is the NBA's all-time leader in average assists per game, at 11.2. Johnson was a member of the 1992 United States men's Olympic basketball team ("The Dream Team"), which won the Olympic gold medal in 1992. After leaving the NBA in 1992, Johnson formed the Magic Johnson All-Stars, a barnstorming team that travelled around the world playing exhibition games. Johnson was honored as one of the 50 Greatest Players in NBA History in 1996.