Tag Archives: hockey cards

Gretzky collector pulls massive hit from 2012-13 The Cup

“At that moment I felt like I had run a marathon in two and a half hours.”

Teemu Selanne has collected mementos throughout his storied career

The media’s summer ritual of the “Teemu Selanne Retirement Watch” might finally be over.

In The Game announces Toronto Fall Expo plans

At the Fall Expo, ITG will show off classic game-used jersey to showcase Superlative – The First Six.

A roller coaster to cardboard: Panini America’s Alex Carbajal trades baseball career for card career

About a decade ago, you might have found Alex Carbajal on a pitcher’s mound in Florida at Ed Smith Stadium wearing a Sarasota Red Sox uniform. Now you can find him helping make hockey cards for Panini America.

In The Game applies for NHLPA license

ITG has submitted a proposal to the NHLPA for a license.

Beckett 20 Questions on … your collecting tastes

We’re asking questions that take us behind the scenes in your minds to tell us what you think of several things in the hobby today.

First look: 2013-14 SP Game Used Hockey

Upper Deck is showing off memorabilia from the 2012 NHL Winter Classic and 2012-13 NHL Stanley Cup Finals in 2013-14 SP Game Used Hockey.

Change of scenery could help cards values of these five NHL players

The offseason usually sees a flurry of moves with trades and free-agent signings. Several players changed teams, which could be a good thing for collectors.

Panini America goes back to the Studio for 2013 Father’s Day promotion

One of the most-memorable debut baseball card releases of the 1990s, 1991 Studio, is making a comeback and it’s coming soon.

Who to watch in tonight’s NHL playoff games

Tonight is the start of the NHL playoffs.

Ten NHL trades and their hobby impact

Wednesday was an unofficial holiday for hockey fans, as the NHL Trade Deadline Day was finally upon us.

Chicago Blackhawks improbable run and their cards

The Chicago Blackhawks have surprised the hockey world with its play this year.

Box Busters: 2012-13 Artifacts hockey cards

Join Beckett Hockey’s Dave Sliepka and Chris Olds as they rip into a pair of 2012-13 Artifacts boxes from Upper Deck in this latest edition of Box Busters.

Beckett 20 Questions: Rookies, RCs & collecting

Here, we present 20 rookie-focused questions — some serious, some fun — that we want to know how you would answer.

Box Busters: 2011-12 SP Authentic hockey cards

Join Beckett Hockey’s Dan Hitt and Chris Olds as they rip into a box of 2011-12 SP Authentic cards in this latest edition of Box Busters.

Box Busters: 2011-12 SPx Hockey

Watch Beckett Hockey’s Dan Hitt and Andrew Tolentino rip open a box of 2011-12 SPx Hockey.

Box Busters: 2011-12 Limited Hockey

Beckett Media’s Dan Hitt and Andrew Tolentino tear into two boxes of 2011-12 Limited Hockey. Watch to find out what they found inside this limited-quantity box break.

Box Busters Preview: 2011-12 Pinnacle

Beckett Hockey’s Andrew Tolentino tears into a box of 2011-12 Pinnacle.

Box Busters: 2011-12 Artifacts Hockey Cards

Join Beckett Hockey’s Tim Trout and Andrew Tolentino as they rip into a box of 2011-12 Artifacts hockey cards.

First look: 2011-12 UD NHL Black Diamond

Upper Deck unveils details on 2011-12 UD NHL Black Diamond.

Box Busters: 2011-12 Victory hockey

Join Beckett Hockey’s Tim Trout and Andrew Tolentino as they rip into a box of 2011-12 Victory hockey cards in this latest episode of Box Busters.

First look: 2011-12 Panini Certified Hockey

The 2011-12 season will be here sooner than most collectors realize. It feels like we only just crowned the Boston Bruins the kings of the NHL, but it’s time to start preparing for the next season of cards.

Box Busters: 2010-11 Ultimate Collection hockey cards

Join Beckett Media’s Tim Trout and Andrew Tolentino as they rip into a pair of 2010-11 Ultimate Collection boxes in this latest episode of Box Busters.

**Contest Closed ** Box Busters: 2010-11 Zenith Hockey cards + contest

Join Beckett Hockey’s Tim Trout and Andrew Tolentino as they tear into a pair of 2010-11 Zenith hockey boxes in this latest edition of Box Busters.

Box Busters: 2010-11 Panini Luxury Suite hockey cards

Join Beckett Hockey’s Andrew Tolentino and Tim Trout as they rip into a pair of 2010-11 Panini Luxury Suite hockey boxes in this latest episode of Box Busters.

How a Punch line became an NHL legend — and a card

Panini America will include a card of NHL legend Taro Tsujimoto in every 20th set of 2010-11 Score Rookies & Traded hockey cards — oh, and there will be 25 gold parallels of the card to be found, too.

Are YOU a Supercollector? We want YOU in Beckett Sports Card Monthly …

We’re going to dedicate an upcoming issue of Beckett Sports Card Monthly to showcasing SuperCollectors — and we want to see your collections.

Box Busters: 2010-11 Playoff Contenders hockey

Join Beckett Hockey’s Andrew Tolentino and Tim Trout as they rip into a box of 2010-11 Playoff Contenders hockey in this latest episode of Box Busters.

Collecting 101: Get your questions about the hobby answered in the next BSCM

Do you have any questions about the hobby — easy or hard — that you’d like answered in the next issue of Beckett Sports Card Monthly?

Short Punch Cards pack hits inside greeting cards

But Short Punch Cards just might make pleasing that collector of yours happy — or at least offer a pack-like busting fix as a smaller gift while perhaps offering up a greeting along with some cold, hard cash or a gift card.

Box Busters: 2010-11 Pinnacle Hockey

Join Beckett Hockey’s Andrew Tolentino and Tim Trout as they rip into a box of 2010-11 Pinnacle Hockey from Panini America in this latest edition of Box Busters.

Box Busters: 2010-11 SP Authentic Hockey

Join Beckett Hockey’s Tim Trout and Andrew Tolentino as they rip into a box of 2010-11 SP Authentic hockey cards in this latest edition of Box Busters.

Panini revives boxed update set for Score hockey

We all know that this year’s Score hockey set was a throwback product to the early 1990s with its retro design, autographed buybacks and emphasis on cardboard and collecting vs. the big-money autographed hits at just 99 cents a pack. (Ironically, the tough-pull autos turned out to be hits, but I digress…)

Box Busters: 2010-11 Between The Pipes Hockey

Join Beckett Hockey’s Andrew Tolentino and Tim Trout as they rip into a box of 2010-11 Between The Pipes hockey cards From In The Game in this latest edition of Box Busters.

Box Busters & Contest: 2010-11 Crown Royale

Join Beckett Hockey’s Andrew Tolentino and Tim Trout as they rip into a pair of 2010-11 Crown Royale hockey boxes from Panini America in this latest edition of Box Busters.