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    Late 1980's Fred Roberts 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.

    Brigham Young alumnus wore these "Reebok [size] 15.5" sneakers during his NBA days with the Boston Celtics or Milwaukee Bucks. Signed on each in bold blue felt-tip ink, these great shoes exhibit nice wear throughout. Letter of provenance from former Pistons ball boy. LOA from Heritage Auctions. Pre-certified by PSA/DNA (autographs).


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    October, 2012
    25th-27th Thursday-Saturday
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