Historic NBA tickets auctioned to the highest bidder

Photo Credit: NBA
Photo Credit: NBA

(United States)-- Tickets for the debut games of Michael Jordan and Jackie Robinson are setting auction records.  Heritage Auctions hosted the sales of each ticket.  The unused ticket for Jordan's 1984 debut game against the Washington Bullets sold for 468-thousand dollars. A short time later, a ticket stub for Robinson's Major League Baseball debut in 1947 went for 480-thousand dollars.