Your most esoteric piece of Lakers merch?
Goto page Previous  1, 2

 
Post new topic    LakersGround.net Forum Index -> LA Lakers Lounge Reply to topic
View previous topic :: View next topic  
Author Message
Ziggy
Franchise Player
Franchise Player


Joined: 10 Feb 2005
Posts: 12526

PostPosted: Thu May 21, 2020 12:31 pm    Post subject:

CandyCanes wrote:
Ziggy wrote:
CandyCanes wrote:
Not really merchandise, but I kept the ticket from a Lakers-Kings home game in Kobe’s last season.


On that note, I bought tickets to game 6 of the 2004 finals vs. Detroit. As we know it never got that far. I was so heartbroken I never even went back to get a refund. I don't even know where they are. Probably in a pile of fast food coupons in a random drawer somewhere.


How much did you spend on the tickets and how many did you buy? I wonder if they would still honor a refund...


Not sure what I paid as it was so long ago. They were nosebleeds so nothing crazy, and tickets were a lot cheaper then. Was probably around 300 for the 4 tickets but just guessing. Now I'm kinda curious so I might look for them.
Back to top
View user's profile Send private message Reply with quote
Laker Hefe
Starting Rotation
Starting Rotation


Joined: 01 May 2008
Posts: 186

PostPosted: Thu May 21, 2020 12:50 pm    Post subject:

My #8 and #24 jerseys that they gave out at the Kobe jersey retirement game
Back to top
View user's profile Send private message Reply with quote
jonnybravo
Retired Number
Retired Number


Joined: 21 Sep 2007
Posts: 26472

PostPosted: Thu May 21, 2020 1:12 pm    Post subject:

I have a Lakers handkerchief that was given away at game 4 of the 1995 series against Seattle. I managed to get Anthony Peeler to sign it. My first and only playoff game in person.
_________________
KOBE
Back to top
View user's profile Send private message Reply with quote
unleasHell
Franchise Player
Franchise Player


Joined: 16 Apr 2001
Posts: 10557
Location: Stay Thirsty my Friends

PostPosted: Fri May 22, 2020 9:07 pm    Post subject:

I have an unopened Kobe Bobble-Head, 2 of the unopened bottles of the purple Lakers water and the Playboy with Jeanie in it...
_________________
“Always remember... Rumors are carried by haters, spread by fools, and accepted by idiots.”
Back to top
View user's profile Send private message Reply with quote
C M B
Franchise Player
Franchise Player


Joined: 15 Nov 2006
Posts: 17782
Location: Prarie & Manchester, high above the western sideline

PostPosted: Sat May 23, 2020 1:17 am    Post subject:

chick's 3000th consecutive game lapel pin

lakers logo projection flashlight

michael cooper autographed white mcdonalds bag from 1987

"lakers magic" vinyl record of radio highlights (chick) from 1980
_________________
http://chickhearn.ytmnd.com/

Sister Golden Hair wrote:
LAMAR ODOM is an anagram for ... DOOM ALARM
Back to top
View user's profile Send private message Visit poster's website Reply with quote
unleasHell
Franchise Player
Franchise Player


Joined: 16 Apr 2001
Posts: 10557
Location: Stay Thirsty my Friends

PostPosted: Sun May 24, 2020 7:53 am    Post subject:

Yesterday, I was cleaning out my garage and found I have a Kobe Bryant Rookie card (Fleer/Skybox metal/Foil #181).

While there are a bunch of them on eBay going for $10-$100.

The Mint ones (Rated as 9.5-10) are listed between $1000-$7500.

And these cards sold recently for $4500, $1800, $1200-$800.

So I think I'm gonna look into getting mine graded as it looks pretty damn good to me and has been preserved in a plastic sleeve inside a hard plastic shell...

LINK to the one that sold for $4500:
https://www.ebay.com/itm/KOBE-BRYANT-96-97-1996-Fleer-Metal-181-PRECIOUS-METAL-RC-ROOKIE-PSA-10-GEM-MINT/392768541441?hash=item5b72d45301:g:KEoAAOSwH-9em8A5
_________________
“Always remember... Rumors are carried by haters, spread by fools, and accepted by idiots.”
Back to top
View user's profile Send private message Reply with quote
RI Laker
Star Player
Star Player


Joined: 27 Jun 2005
Posts: 4947

PostPosted: Sun May 24, 2020 4:14 pm    Post subject:

VanderBlue'sJersey wrote:
Haha, this is a great thread!

My weirdest Laker item that I proudly wore in college was this Vlade shirt:

https://www.retrocaricaturetshirts.com/products/vlade-divac-los-angeles-basketball-retro-caricature-t-shirt?variant=11660083626031&currency=USD



Thanks for posting. Just ordered a bunch of shirts.
Back to top
View user's profile Send private message Reply with quote
Laker_Dynasty_01
Star Player
Star Player


Joined: 06 Jun 2001
Posts: 1577

PostPosted: Tue May 26, 2020 12:54 pm    Post subject:

Would a Forum armrest count? In the last regular season game of 1999, my armrest broke off and I briefly considered taking it home, but thought it would be bad luck for the playoffs.
Back to top
View user's profile Send private message Reply with quote
Ziggy
Franchise Player
Franchise Player


Joined: 10 Feb 2005
Posts: 12526

PostPosted: Tue May 26, 2020 1:58 pm    Post subject:

Just remembered this one, but back around 1990, DARE held an essay contest at my elementary school. The top 10 essays would get tickets to a Laker game. I was one of the winners. It was an exhibition game against Macabi Tel Aviv at the Great Western Forum up in the nosebleeds.

Being an exhibition, the stands emptied out at some point in the 2nd half. A school buddy of mine pointed at the next section over, and there was an older man with two absolute dimes sitting to his left and right and almost no one else in that entire section. He said that was the owner of the Lakers. So we walked over with the hats they gave away at the game, and asked for his autograph. He graciously signed it along with all the other essay winners who came running over behind us.

All I remember about the encounter is staring at the breasts of the girl in front of me, barely even paying attention to this old guy next to her signing my hat with a pencil. Keep in mind, this was like 10 year old Ziggy, who was just beginning to notice the female form. She was all that mattered in that moment, not the random old guy

Years pass, and it begins to dawn on me about the greatness of Doc Buss. I search for the hat and find it in the garage, but the pencil-drawn "Jerry Buss" was barely visible. The hat ended up getting lost when my family moved, but I really wish I still had it as a keepsake even if the signature was unreadable. Dr Buss was a straight up OG and a very very lucky man.
Back to top
View user's profile Send private message Reply with quote
Display posts from previous:   
Post new topic    LakersGround.net Forum Index -> LA Lakers Lounge All times are GMT - 8 Hours
Goto page Previous  1, 2
Page 2 of 2
Jump to:  

 
You cannot post new topics in this forum
You cannot reply to topics in this forum
You cannot edit your posts in this forum
You cannot delete your posts in this forum
You cannot vote in polls in this forum






Graphics by uberzev
© 1995-2018 LakersGround.net. All Rights Reserved. Privacy Policy. Terms of Use.
LakersGround is an unofficial news source serving the fan community since 1995.
We are in no way associated with the Los Angeles Lakers or the National Basketball Association.


Powered by phpBB