Tag Archives: Connor McDavid

First Look: 2015-16 Upper Deck Series One

By Stephen Laroche | Beckett Hockey Editor The countdown to Connor McDavid rookie cards has officially begun as details have surfaced on what collectors can expect to find in packs of 2015-16 Upper Deck Series One. While all products are certain to have their sales driven by the presence of the young phenom’s cards, his […]

Upper Deck unveils 2015-16 Young Guns design

By Stephen Laroche | Beckett Hockey Editor The release of 2015-16 Upper Deck Series One is still nearly four months away, but collectors are already buzzing about the rookie card content expected next season, especially with the anticipated of Connor McDavid on the NHL scene. The first overall pick in the 2015 NHL Entry Draft, […]

Connor McDavid signs exclusive with Upper Deck

By Stephen Laroche | Beckett Media Moments after the Edmonton Oilers officially announced that they were selecting Connor McDavid with the first overall pick in the 2015 NHL Entry Draft, Upper Deck made an announcement of their own and revealed that it would be the sole source for autographed trading cards of the league’s newest […]

Upper Deck gives collectors second shot at promos

By Stephen Laroche | Beckett Hockey Editor Collectors in Edmonton and Ottawa that were unable to make it to last month’s Spring 2015 Sportcard & Memorabilia Expo in Toronto will soon receive a chance to own the one of the special Memorable Moments promotional cards that Upper Deck produced exclusively for the show. In Edmonton, […]

First Look: 2014-15 Leaf Signature Series Hockey

By Stephen Laroche | Beckett Hockey Editor The Signature Series brand was once a staple for In The Game a decade ago, but Leaf Trading Cards is now reviving it for today’s hockey hobbyists. Releasing in late June, 2014-15 Leaf Signature Series gives collectors their last shot at Connor McDavid autographs before the young phenom […]

First Look: 2015-16 Upper Deck Team Canada Juniors

By Stephen Laroche | Beckett Hockey Editor One of the biggest hits of the 2014-15 season was Upper Deck‘s debuting Team Canada Juniors product which focused on some of the best young players in the game and delivered plenty of value to collectors with a strong mix of autographs and memorabilia. The release truly began […]

Leaf Offers In The Game CHL Top Prospect Set

By Stephen Laroche | Beckett Hockey Editor This weekend, the hockey world will find out which team will get the right to select first overall in the 2015 NHL Entry Draft and there is little doubt that they will pick Connor McDavid of the Erie Otters. Leaf Trading Cards is giving collectors another opportunity to […]

Leaf Announces Spring Expo Redemption Plans

By Stephen Laroche | Beckett Hockey Editor Attendees of the 49th Sportcard & Memorabilia Expo in Toronto are already buzzing about junior hockey phenom Connor McDavid and Leaf Trading Cards has made him and some of his peers the focal point of their highly-anticipated redemption program, which will be held from May 1 to May […]

First Look: 2014-15 In The Game Heroes & Prospects

By Stephen Laroche | Beckett Hockey Editor Heroes & Prospects is back again this season, but the hobby is in for a bit of a shock as the longest-running brand of CHL-licensed trading cards has undergone a major transformation since being moved over to Leaf Trading Cards. 2014-15 In The Game Heroes & Prospects has […]

Leaf Cuts Production On Next Hockey Releases

By Stephen Laroche | Beckett Hockey Editor Leaf Trading Cards recently announced that it will be cutting back on production of its upcoming 2014-15 In The Game Leaf Metal Hockey release, but the move will come as a welcome surprise to collectors as they will be seeding at least one Connor McDavid autograph in each […]

McDavid leading pack in Hockey Canada auction

By Stephen Laroche | Beckett Hockey Editor The 2015 IIHF World Junior Championship will be heading into its final matchup on Monday evening as Canada is set to face Russia in what could prove to be a fine conclusion to the annual tournament. The Canadians, led by already-drafted talent like Sam Reinhart, Curtis Lazar and […]

CHL Cards Return to Post Cereals in 2014-15

By Stephen Laroche | Beckett Hockey Editor Over the years, Post has produced a variety of hockey-related premiums ranging from plastic marbles to trading cards. Some of these items have grown in value over time, but regardless of investment potential, there is something to be said about sitting down to watch your morning sports highlights […]

First Look: 2014-15 Upper Deck Team Canada Juniors Hockey

  By Stephen Laroche | Beckett Hockey Editor When it comes to making cards of members of Canada’s national junior team, Upper Deck has a long tradition that goes back to their first season of making hockey cards back in 1990-91. At that time, collectors busting packs and boxes were on the hunt for the […]

First look: 2013-14 Heroes & Prospects hockey cards

Collectors will find two to three autographs and memorabilia cards of each.