Gavels 'n' Paddles: Michael Jordan 1991 sneakers, $12,000, Philip Weiss Auctions

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by Ken Hall
A pair of black sneakers game-worn by Michael Jordan during the 1991 NBA championship playoff series against the Los Angeles Lakers while he was a member of the Chicago Bulls, signed by the star, sold for $12,000 at an auction held Feb. 27 by Philip Weiss Auctions in Lynbrook, N.Y. Also, an original color art page by the French artist and cartoonist Moebius (1938-2012) brought $56,500; and original cover art for the comic book Hawkman #103 by the legendary Joe Kubert (1926-2012) hit $15,800. Prices include a 13 percent buyer’s premium.

Gavels ‘n’ Paddles: Michael Jordan 1991 sneakers, $12,000, Philip Weiss Auctions