Earl Lloyd Autograph Signing March 2012 1st African American NBA Player

On Saturday, March 31st and Sunday, April 1st, the first African-American to play in the NBA, Earl Lloyd, will be signing autographs at the Shriner's Auditorium, located in Wilmington, Massachusetts. Lloyd was drafted in the ninth round of the 1950 NBA Draft and played for the Washington Capitols, Syracuse Nationals, and Detroit Pistons.

The signing is part of Rich Altman's Annual Boston Show, which will be held at:

Shriner's Auditorium
99 Fordham Road
Wilmington, MA 01887

Show Schedule

Friday, March 30th: Noon-7pm
Saturday, March 31st: 9am-5pm
Sunday, April 1st: 10am-4pm

Earl Lloyd is scheduled to sign on Friday 6:00pm-7:00pm and Saturday 11:00am-1:00pm. Autograph tickets start at $25.00. Can make the show, but still want your basketball, photo, card, or jersey signed by Earl Lloyd? You can pre-order through Hollywood Collectibles.

Basketball Hall of Famers Bill Russell, Dave Cowens, Sam Jones and Dennis Rodman will be signing as well.

Prices and schedules are subject to change. Player reserves the right to refuse any item.