Our today’s featured basketball card is a Gary Forbes from the 2010-11 Panini Playoff Contenders Patches Basketball product.
Basketball Card Information
Card Number: 133
Set Name: Rookie Ticket
Fun facts from the card: The Nuggets’ 2010-11 bench got just a bit deeper with Forbes’ emergence in the early going of his rookie campaign. A veteran of the Panamanian National Team, Forbes had one of his strongest outings of the young season when he tagged the Knicks for 19 points and nine boards on November 16, 2010.
Estimated Price: $1
Investment Potential: The card value has no room to grow since Gary Forbes is no longer playing in the NBA. However, set and player autograph collectors may still chase this card but not as an investment but for fun.
Gary Forbes was once ranked by ESPN as the #20 overall prospect for the incoming class of 2003. We all know that the 2003 Class is loaded with Superstars led by Carmelo Anthony, Dwyane Wade and of course LeBron James.
Forbes was also seen action in the Philippine Basketball Association during the 2009 Commissioner’s Cup and played for the Talk ‘N Text KaTropa Texters.
After logging a magnificent performance of 34 points and delivering a win for the TNT, Forbes got replaced by Rashad Bell who was the team’s orignial choice before the start of the conference.
Forbes was bouncing from D-League and other international tournies. Last time he played as a pro was in 2016 with the Long Island Nets of the NBA Development League.