NBA Top Shot has become a popular trend among fans of basketball recently and there were records broken on the site on Monday. With LeBron James of the Los Angeles Lakers being among the most popular players, one of his moments on NBA Top Shot sold for a record-breaking $208,000.
👑ALL HAIL THE KING👑@YoDough scooped up this Legendary LeBron James Moment from our Cosmic Series 1 set for $208,000‼️ This Moment is from our first Legendary set ever minted 💯
The top acquisition for any NBA Top Shot Moment … so far.
Congrats on the nice pickup! 👑 pic.twitter.com/rFLMzbwXN7
— NBA Top Shot (@NBATopShot) February 22, 2021
The prices of certain moments on NBA Top Shot's market have skyrocketed recently, with people searching for moments of the most iconic players in the league. Seeing that LeBron James continues to dominate in his 18th season in the NBA, he owns the most expensive moments on the market currently.
And on Monday, there was a user on the website that purchased a James poster dunk on Nemanja Bjelica that was from the 2019-2020 season. The user dished out a smooth $208,000 to get the moment, making it the most expensive purchase on NBA Top Shot up to this point.
Everyone in the NBA community has begun to get curious about what NBA Top Shot is. Short story short, NBA Top Shot is a site that has turned the trading card hobby into a digital collecting phenomenon. At the same time, it's a cryptocurrency-ran site, meaning that the moments you possess are one of a kind on the site.
In recent days, users have begun discussing what players are worth grabbing on the site for their collection, or for the opportunity to make some quick money. As long as LeBron James is in the league, NBA Top Shot can expect to be making more moments of James, resulting in more money for their website.