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James Harden top rookie cards

James Harden and his top 3 rookie cards

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After winning back-to-back scoring titles, James Harden of the Houston Rockets is vying for a third consecutive title.

With a hot start to lead the league in scoring this 2019-20 season, Harden’s rookie cards are getting more valuable.

But winning a title might even push it further, which is the one big thing missing in his career to date.

In the meantime, check out our picks for his best rookie cards to collect with links provided to the listings on eBay.

1. 2009-10 National Treasures Rookie Patch Autograph 

One of the more sought after high-end basketball card of Harden’s consisting of an autograph and a patch relic.

It also comes in a few parallel versions with each having a low serial number count.

A well-graded card can be on the market for tens of thousands of dollars.

BGS 9.5 Gem Mint 2009 National Treasures Gold James Harden Jersey RC Auto /25

$59,999.99  
End Date: Thursday Nov-26-2020 21:12:26 EST
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2009-10 National Treasures JAMES HARDEN RC Patch Auto /99 SP True RPA NT Logo

$25,000.00  
End Date: Sunday Nov-29-2020 12:37:57 EST
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2009-10 National Treasures NBA Gear 2X JERSEY AUTO James Harden RC! BGS 9.5! /30

$5,009.10  
End Date: Thursday Dec-17-2020 22:44:49 EST
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James Harden National Treasures TIMELINE MATERIALS Jersey Auto RC #/30! BGS 9.5!

$3,000.00  
End Date: Tuesday Dec-15-2020 00:14:39 EST
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2. 2009-10 Upper Deck Exquisite Rookie Autograph Card

The 2009-10 Upper Deck Exquisite set features another limited high-end on-card autograph rookie card of Harden.

It has a couple of image variations (numbers 45 and 74 in the set) with parallel versions also available.

Well-graded cards can go for thousands but some can be had for much less.

2009-10 UD Exquisite #74 James Harden RC Rookie Gem MT PSA 10 AUTO 10 POP 2

$50,000.00  
End Date: Wednesday Dec-16-2020 20:16:05 EST
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2009-10 UD Exquisite GOLD #45 James Harden POP 1 #6/13 RC Rookie BGS 9.5/10 AUTO

$29,999.99  
End Date: Tuesday Dec-01-2020 23:12:54 EST
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2009-10 Exquisite Collection #45 James Harden Auto RC /225 BGS 9.5/10! Centering

$7,499.99  
End Date: Sunday Nov-29-2020 19:08:32 EST
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2009-10 Exquisite Rookie Autograph Collection James Harden Auto RC #183/225

$4,950.00  
End Date: Thursday Dec-10-2020 12:49:30 EST
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3. 2009 Topps Rookie Card

For those looking to add a more affordable James Harden rookie card to their personal collection should take a look at his 2009 Topps rookie card.

While there are more rare parallel versions that can also cost thousands of dollars, the base non-autograph card is available for a few hundred.

2009 Topps Basketball James Harden ROOKIE RC #319 PSA 10 GEM MINT

$1,650.00  
End Date: Sunday Dec-20-2020 19:27:56 EST
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2009 Topps Basketball James Harden ROOKIE RC #319 PSA 10 GEM MINT

$172.50  (12 bids)
End Date: Monday Nov-30-2020 22:06:34 EST

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2009 Topps James Harden Future HOF ROOKIE RC #319 PSA 9 MINT

$424.99  
End Date: Wednesday Dec-23-2020 15:42:55 EST
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2009-10 Topps Basketball James Harden ROCKETS RC Rookie #319

$121.00  
End Date: Monday Dec-21-2020 12:14:49 EST
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2009-10 Topps James Harden Rookie Card AMAZING SHAPE!!! #319 RC🔥🔥🔥

$159.99  (1 bid)
End Date: Tuesday Nov-24-2020 23:13:11 EST

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2009-10 Topps James Harden RC Rookie #319 OKC Thunder Rockets *Read*

$200.00  
End Date: Sunday Dec-20-2020 22:26:30 EST
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2009 Topps Black #319 James Harden ROOKIE RC #43 of only 50 produced PSA 8 NM-MT

$2,999.99  
End Date: Monday Nov-30-2020 16:37:30 EST
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2009 Topps Basketball James Harden ROOKIE RC #319 PSA 9 MINT

$429.99  
End Date: Thursday Dec-17-2020 17:57:34 EST
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2009-10 James Harden Topps Chrome GOLD Refractor 1/50! RC BGS 9 True Mint! WOW!

$27,999.99  
End Date: Monday Nov-30-2020 19:18:24 EST
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2009 Topps Basketball James Harden ROOKIE RC #319 PSA 9 MINT 🔥📈

$525.00  
End Date: Tuesday Dec-22-2020 21:31:14 EST
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