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Game Jersey magic Johnson to be sold by auction for 150 thousand dollars

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Mike, where magic Johnson played in the Olympics of 1992 in the USA national team, will be auctioned.

The organizers of the auction expect that the t-shirt with the number 15, which at the Games in Barcelona played a legendary basketball player “Los Angeles Lakers” magic Johnson, to be sold for the sum over 150 thousand dollars. The USA team, nicknamed the “dream team” (dream team), became the Olympic champion, beating all rivals with an average advantage of 44 points.

The uniqueness of this shirt is that there is irrefutable fotodokazatelstvo its authenticity. It is well established that in it, Johnson went to the floor in a quarterfinal game of the tournament against Puerto Rico (115:77) with 13 points and made 7 assists.

The Games in Barcelona, the U.S. team played 8 games. In the group stage “dream team” beat Angola (116:48), Croatia (103:70), Germany (111:68), Brazil (127:83) and Spain (122:81). In the playoffs, victims of the Americans were the national teams of Puerto Rico, Lithuania (127:76) and Croatia (117:85).

Earlier at various auctions appeared a few shirts in which on the Olympic games of 1992 could be Michael Jordan, but their authenticity was never able to prove.

Johnson’s career lasted from 1979 to 1991 years, he has also spent 32 match in season 1995/96. At the Olympics in 1992 he was formally ending his athletic career at club level. Johnson still holds the NBA record for average assists per game in the regular season (11,2) and the playoffs (12,3).

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