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    Late 1980's Chuck Person Game Worn, Signed Shoes. James Shorters Pistons Ball Boy Collection

    Ball boys are one of the few outsiders allowed in basketball's most inner sanctum. James Shorter served as a ball boy and helped in the capacity of visiting locker room attendant for the Detroit Pistons from 1988-93. He enjoyed a bird's eye view of the Bad Boy teams which won back-to-back NBA titles. The likes of Larry Bird, Isiah Thomas, Scottie Pippen, Joe Dumars and Michael Cooper were just some of the men who the youngster called friend during his association with the organization. Heritage Auctions has the honor of offering some of Shorter's personal treasures, given to him by NBA stars of the 1980's.

    Offered here is a solid pair of game-worn sneakers from the trash talking, sharp shooter Chuck Person, nicknamed the Rifleman. These unique teal, yellow and white sneakers show nice wear and have each been signed in bold black ink. Measuring to approximately "[size] 16", these no longer have their size tags present. Letter of provenance from former Pistons ball boy. LOA from Heritage Auctions. Pre-certified by PSA/DNA (autographs).


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    Auction Dates
    October, 2012
    25th-27th Thursday-Saturday
    Internet/Mail Bids: 8
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