In recent weeks, The Deep Dish has reported on the listings of homes for sale that were formerly occupied by Chicago athletes, including those of Ted Lilly, Dustin Byfuglien, and Brad Miller, with the last of those also including some info about the home recently purchased by new Bull Kyle Korver.â†µâ†µ
We've even told you how you can buy the corked bat used by Sammy Sosa in 2003.â†µâ†µ
If those are not enough for your Chicago sports memorabilia collection, you can now buy Michael Jordan's 2007 Mercedes SLR 722. And he's made it easy for you -- it's listed at this eBay link, for the low low price of only $429,998.00. (Deposit of $500 required, according to the listing.) Here's the eBay description:â†µâ†µ
You are looking at a very rare Mercedes Benz SLR 722 in mint condition. Clean 1 owner Carfax. This was the one and only Michael Jordan's 722 with title signed by him! This car is loaded with carbon fiber from the hood to the floor pans and wheel wells. Still has Mercedes Benz factory warranty till aug of 2011 or 50,000. Comes with all papers, books, keys, trickle charger, k40 radar, and SLR car cover. Owned by the one and only, Michael Jordan.â†µâ†µ
Well, what are you waiting for? After all, it's owned by "the one and only Michael Jordan"... and as of this morning, there were no bids or offers (though over 8,300 people had looked as of 9:30 am). Happy bidding!