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RJ Barrett rookie cards

RJ Barrett and his top 3 rookie cards

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There are high expectations for RJ Barrett as he starts his NBA career with the New York Knicks as well as from collectors investing in his rookie cards.

While most of the attention has been focused on his Duke University teammate Zion Williamson, as well as number 2 overall 2019 draft pick Ja Morant, Barrett has a good shot of his own to win Rookie of the Year honors.

Here’s our pick for his top 3 rookie cards available now with links to the listings so you can buy or bid on them.

1. 2019-20 Panini Prizm Draft Picks Rookie Autograph Card

The Panini Prizm Draft Picks Basketball is one of the earlier sets to feature an autograph (albeit sticker) of top prospects.

And Barrett is no different with dark and light jersey image variations available as well as several parallel versions with some being extremely rare.

But the higher serial number cards are still currently relatively affordable.

2019 Panini Prizm RJ Barrett Rookie Penmanship RC AUTO PSA 9 MINT RPRJB KNICKS!

$349.99  
End Date: Sunday Apr-25-2021 20:58:52 EDT
Buy It Now for only: $349.99
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2019-20 Donruss Optic RJ Barrett Rated Rookie Blue Prizm Auto RC 14/49 PSA 10 9H

$305.00  (37 bids)
End Date: Sunday Apr-25-2021 23:17:49 EDT

Bid

2019 Panini Prizm Rookie Signatures RJ Barrett ROOKIE RC AUTO BGS 9.5 GEM MINT

$500.00  
End Date: Sunday Apr-25-2021 20:05:38 EDT
Buy It Now for only: $500.00
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2019 Panini Prizm Sensational Blue Shimmer RJ Barrett ROOKIE RC AUTO BGS 9.5 GEM

$650.00  
End Date: Friday Apr-30-2021 18:08:29 EDT
Buy It Now for only: $650.00
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2019-20 Panini Donruss Optic FOTL RJ Barrett RC AUTO PURPLE STARS PRIZM SP #/49

$499.99  
End Date: Saturday Apr-24-2021 06:14:24 EDT
Buy It Now for only: $499.99
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2019-20 RJ Barrett Green Shimmer Auto /25 Panini Prizm BGS 9.5/10 RC Gem Knicks

$1,200.00  
End Date: Friday Apr-30-2021 19:22:50 EDT
Buy It Now for only: $1,200.00
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ROOKIE! 2019-20 RJ Barrett Panini Prizm Signatures RC AUTO BGS 9.5/10!

$500.00  
End Date: Monday May-03-2021 20:34:58 EDT
Buy It Now for only: $500.00
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2018-19 Donruss Optic RJ BARRETT NY Knicks Green /5 AUTO * Prizm Holo RC

$2,999.99  
End Date: Monday May-10-2021 13:52:12 EDT
Buy It Now for only: $2,999.99
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2. 2019-20 Panini Contenders Draft Picks Autograph Card

The Panini Contenders set is also popular with basketball card collectors.

Like the aforementioned Prizm set, there are several image variations available (both in horizontal and vertical configurations) as well as several parallel versions.

It’s also priced much higher than the Prizm cards.

2019 Panini Contenders Green Shimmer RJ Barrett ROOKIE RC AUTO #128 PSA 10 GEM

$15,000.00  
End Date: Sunday May-09-2021 16:42:02 EDT
Buy It Now for only: $15,000.00
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RJ BARRETT PANINI CONTENDERS ROOKIE AUTO 9/9 PSA 10 EBAY 1 OF 1 NY KNICKS RC NBA

$14,900.00  
End Date: Sunday May-09-2021 14:41:19 EDT
Buy It Now for only: $14,900.00
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2019 Panini Contenders RJ Barrett Zion Williamson RC AUTO 1/1 #3 BGS 8.5

$5,000.00  
End Date: Monday May-03-2021 16:54:53 EDT
Buy It Now for only: $5,000.00
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2019 PANINI CONTENDERS Basketball ROOKIE RJ BARRETT TRUE ONE OF ONE AUTO #1/1

$4,995.00  
End Date: Tuesday May-18-2021 13:37:20 EDT
Buy It Now for only: $4,995.00
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PANINI OPTIC CONTENDERS AUTO SSP GOLD! #03/10 RJ BARRETT ROOKIE NEW YOUR KNICKS

$4,695.95  
End Date: Friday Apr-30-2021 15:29:27 EDT
Buy It Now for only: $4,695.95
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2019 Panini Contenders Gold RJ Barrett ROOKIE RC AUTO /10 #128 PSA 10 GEM MINT

$3,957.00  (50 bids)
End Date: Thursday Apr-22-2021 21:49:27 EDT

Bid

RJ BARRETT 2019/20 PANINI CONTENDERS RC TICKET STUB AUTO SP #7/9 BGS 9.5 GEM 10

$3,199.00  
End Date: Saturday May-22-2021 16:48:39 EDT
Buy It Now for only: $3,199.00
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2019-20 Panini Contenders RJ Barrett Rc Auto Draft Day Ticket Jersey #1/5

$3,000.00  
End Date: Tuesday May-04-2021 18:39:01 EDT
Buy It Now for only: $3,000.00
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3. 2019-20 Immaculate Collegiate Rookie Patch Autograph Card

Here’s the premium rookie card you want for all you high-end basketball collectors.

Barrett’s Immaculate Collegiate rookie card doesn’t only have an on-card autograph but comes with a jersey relic patch as well.

It comes in both a vertical and horizonal format with each card serial numbered.

2019-2020 RJ BARRETT RC IMMACULATE RPA GOLD 3/10 Patch 3 Colors Auto NYK MINT

$3,000.00  
End Date: Tuesday Apr-27-2021 21:13:53 EDT
Buy It Now for only: $9,500.00
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2019-20 IMMACULATE FOTL RJ BARRETT TRUE RPA "RC" AUTO ON CARD RED ACETATE 15/25

$2,499.00  
End Date: Sunday Apr-25-2021 17:03:00 EDT
Buy It Now for only: $2,499.00
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2019-20 Immaculate Acetate RJ Barrett RPA RC Rookie Patch AUTO 77/99 Knicks

$1,200.00  
End Date: Thursday May-13-2021 23:21:30 EDT
Buy It Now for only: $1,200.00
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2019-20 Panini Immaculate Collegiate RJ Barrett RC 3-Color Patch Auto Gold 11/99

$349.00  
End Date: Sunday May-16-2021 23:40:04 EDT
Buy It Now for only: $349.00
Buy It Now

BONUS: 2019-20 Panini Prizm Rookie Card #250

With the release of the popular 2019-20 Panini Prizm, the chase is on for the rookie cards in this set – especially the rare parallels.

Barrett has his rookie card (#250) and despite the card being a non-auto, it already has decent value.

2019-20 Panini Optic RJ Barrett Rated rookie Black Prizm 1/1 Psa 9 Knicks RC

$40,000.00  
End Date: Sunday May-02-2021 23:11:09 EDT
Buy It Now for only: $40,000.00
Buy It Now

2019-20 Panini Black Gold Prizm RJ Barrett New York Knicks RC Rookie 2/5

$5,900.00  (12 bids)
End Date: Wednesday Apr-28-2021 22:50:20 EDT

Bid

2019-20 Panini Prizm Rj Barrett Rookie Pink Refractor 23/50 Bgs 9.5 True Gem RC

$4,000.00  
End Date: Sunday Apr-25-2021 03:39:00 EDT
Buy It Now for only: $4,000.00
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2019-20 Panini Prizm RJ Barrett RC #78/88 PSA 10 Red Choice Parallel POP 8

$2,799.99  
End Date: Wednesday May-19-2021 19:46:41 EDT
Buy It Now for only: $2,799.99
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2019-20 PANINI PRIZM CHOICE GREEN PRIZM RJ BARRETT RC 8/8 #250 BGS 9.5!!

$2,750.00  (49 bids)
End Date: Thursday Apr-22-2021 23:40:33 EDT

Bid

2019-20 Panini Prizm RJ Barrett Rookie Green Ice Refractor Bgs 9.5 Pop 1/1 RC

$2,500.00  
End Date: Tuesday May-18-2021 18:48:11 EDT
Buy It Now for only: $2,500.00
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RJ Barrett 2019-20 #250 Panini Prizm Rookie RC RED PRIZM /299 PSA 10 POP 31

$2,200.00  
End Date: Sunday May-09-2021 22:21:36 EDT
Buy It Now for only: $2,200.00
Buy It Now

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2 thoughts on “RJ Barrett and his top 3 rookie cards”

  1. None of those are rookie cards, they are all college cards. Rookie cards don’t show up until November , when the NBA sets release. I’ll be curious to see how he does…it’s not too often a player says the Knicks were their first choice but he seems genuinely happy to be here.

    1. Good point. For all intents and purposes we’ve included all his college cards under the “rookie” banner but we’ll be sure to include the official rookie cards once they’re released. And totally agree with you about Barrett looking forward to playing with the Knicks. Hope he does well there!

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