Magic Johnson Releases Anthology NFT Collection on NBA Top Shot
Legendary NBA player Magic Johnson has slam dunked his way into the NFT market with ‘The Anthology: Magic Johnson’. The NFT collection is set to drop on June 7th, and will consist of 1,600 NFT pieces. The collection featuring Johnson’s career highlights will be available on the NBA Top Shot website, which is based on the Flow blockchain.
1,200 of the NFT packswill be airdropped to bidders who have a Top Shot score of 1,200 or higher, while the other 400 NFT packs will be purchasable by anyone on the site.
Magic Johnson played 17 seasons for the Los Angeles Lakers until 1996. He won 5 NBA rings, as well as being named both Regular Season and Finals MVP three times each. “I’m really excited to partner with NBA Top Shot to release my first NFTs and bring some of my favorite moments from my career to fans everywhere”, said the 5-time NBA champion.
I’m really excited to partner with @nbatopshot to release my first NFTs and bring some of my favorite Moments from my career to fans everywhere. Fans get to see just a few of my favorite plays from my career! https://t.co/5hGKT6BwiJ pic.twitter.com/7egr3xBZsv
— Earvin Magic Johnson (@MagicJohnson) May 23, 2022
Frequent Basketball Collaborations with the Crypto World
Just months ago, another NBA legendary player Metta World Peace, formerly known as Ron Artest, struck a deal with Blanksoles to design sneaker-themed NFTs called ‘Metta Designsoles‘ on the Solana blockchain.
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