Tag Archives: NHL

Hobby Stars of the Week: Marchand, Allen, Hall

By Eric Norton | Beckett Analyst It’s Tuesday and that means we run down the players that collectors should be making note of. Brad Marchand, LW, Boston Bruins: Marchand shared first billing in the NHL last week with four goals to go along with his two assists as he and the Bruins tallied three wins. Their […]

NHL Hobby Stars of the Week: Price, Seguin, Tarasenko

By Eric Norton | Beckett Analyst It’s Tuesday and that means we run down the players that collectors should be making note of. Carey Price, G, Montreal Canadiens: Price and the Canadiens have started the 2015-16 campaign absolutely on fire. Last week behind his goaltending they were a perfect 3-0-0 and he posted a .963 save […]

NHL Hobby Stars of the Week: Abdelkader, Lindberg, and Smith

By Eric Norton | Beckett Analyst It’s Tuesday, hockey is back, and that means we run down the players that collectors should be making note of. Justin Abdelkader, LW, Detroit Red Wings: Abdelkader was tied for the league lead in goals this last week as his netted four of them and added an assist (4-1-5) to […]

Canada Post and NHL partner up for Great Canadian Goalies stamps

By Stephen Laroche | Beckett Hockey Editor Canada Post and the NHL have joined forces to pay tribute to some of the most memorable netminders in hockey history and fans throughout the country are now able to send letters and packages with NHL Great Canadian Goalies stamps. Earlier this afternoon, the lineup for this set […]

Commentary: Maybe it’s just me, but … weird cards, rare vintage, tough ink & a Tom Yawkey gamer?

Maybe it’s just me, but …

Box Busters: 2015-16 O-Pee-Chee hockey cards

Join Beckett Hockey’s Eric Norton and Chris Olds as they rip into boxes of 2015-16 O-Pee-Chee in this latest edition of Box Busters.

Box Busters: 2014-15 Ultimate Collection hockey

Join Beckett Hockey’s Eric Norton and Chris Olds as they rip into boxes of 2014-15 Ultimate Collection in this latest episode of Box Busters.

Box Busters: 2015-16 Upper Deck MVP hockey cards

Join Beckett Hockey’s Eric Norton and Chris Olds as they rip into boxes of 2014-15 Upper Deck MVP in this latest edition of Box Busters.

Box Busters: 2014-15 UD Premier hockey cards

Join Beckett Hockey’s Eric Norton and Chris Olds as they rip into boxes of 2014-15 UD Premier in this latest edition of Box Busters.

Box Busters: 2014-15 SP Authentic hockey cards

Join Beckett Hockey’s Eric Norton and Chris Olds as they rip into boxes of 2014-15 SP Authentic in this latest edition of Box Busters.

Blackhawks score championship hat trick

By Eric Norton | Beckett Hockey Analyst | Commentary Three Stanley Cups in six seasons speaks volumes to the quality of the Chicago Blackhawks franchise. As the team celebrates its latest victory, let’s take a look at the key players that contributed to this season’s success and what the future may hold for each of them.

Ripping Retail Retro: 1983-84 O-Pee-Chee hockey

Beckett Sports Card Monthly’s Chris Olds joins Reed Kasaoka of Baseball Card Exchange to open packs of 1983-84 O-Pee-Chee hockey cards in this latest Ripping Retail Retro video.

Ripping Retail Retro: 1978-79 Topps hockey

Beckett Sports Card Monthly’s Chris Olds joins Reed Kasaoka of Baseball Card Exchange to open packs of 1978-79 Topps hockey cards in this latest Ripping Retail Retro video.

Ripping Retail Retro: 1986-87 Topps hockey cards

Beckett Sports Card Monthly’s Chris Olds joins Reed Kasaoka of Baseball Card Exchange to open packs of 1986-87 Topps hockey cards in this latest Ripping Retail Retro video.

Box Busters: 2014-15 Masterpieces

Join Beckett Hockey’s Eric Norton and Chris Olds as they rip into boxes of 2014-15 Masterpieces in this latest edition of Box Busters.

Box Busters: 2014-15 UD Ice + win our Lemieux auto

Join Beckett Hockey’s Eric Norton and Chris Olds as they rip into boxes of 2014-15 Upper Deck Ice in this latest edition of Box Busters.

Draft picks sets helped shape hobby we know today

Back in 1991, this first card from Classic Four Sport was a talking point for an emerging niche of sports card collecting — draft picks sets. Back then, we often had to wait a year — or at least later in the year — to see our newest teams’ newest stars on cards, so a card like this was something dramatically different.

NHL Hobby Stars of the Week: Jamie Benn, Ondrej Pavelec, Mark Stone

By Eric Norton | Beckett Hockey Analyst It’s Tuesday, and that means we run down the three Hobby Stars of the Week and let collectors know why they should take notice of their cards. Below are the three stars of last week. Jamie Benn, LW, Dallas Stars Despite the Stars having been eliminated from playoff […]

Your Turn: Which 2014-15 NHL Rookie Will Win the Calder Trophy

By Eric Norton | Beckett Hockey Analyst As the 2014-15 regular season NHL campaign draws to an end, and the playoffs lie in wait, Calder Trophy contenders are making their final bids for the hardware. Past winners of the award read like a who’s who of the NHL. Names like Bobby Orr, Ken Drayden, Ray […]

NHL Hobby Stars of the Week: Andrew Hammond, Brayden Schenn, Nick Foligno

By Eric Norton | Beckett Hockey Analyst It’s Tuesday, and that means we run down the three Hobby Stars of the Week and let collectors know why they should take notice of their cards. Below are the three stars of last week. Andrew Hammond, G, Ottawa Senators The Senators’ push for a playoff berth was […]

Box Busters: 2014-15 O-Pee-Chee Platinum hockey

Join Beckett Hockey’s Eric Norton and Chris Olds as they rip into boxes of 2014-15 O-Pee-Chee Platinum in this latest edition of Box Busters.

Hobby Q&A: Crosby Collector Carlos Pinheiro

By Eric Norton | Beckett Hockey Analyst A couple of weeks ago, we had Sidney Crosby on listed as the second star in the NHL Hobby Stars of the Week because he was tied for second in points with Blue Jackets winger Scott Hartnell. That piece caught the eye of Beckett reader Carlos Pinheiro from […]

NHL Hobby Stars of the Week: Devan Dubnyk, Cam Atkinson, Ryan O’Reilly

  By Eric Norton | Beckett Hockey Analyst It’s Tuesday, and that means we run down the three Hobby Stars of the Week and let collectors know why they should take notice of their cards. Below are the three stars of last week. Devan Dubnyk, G, Minnesota Wild Minnesota’s journeymen goalie has been playing like […]

NHL Hobby Stars of the Week: Ondrej Pavelec, Kyle Turris, Ben Bishop

  By Eric Norton | Beckett Hockey Analyst (Please note that moving forward the NHL Hobby Stars weekly post will be moved to Tuesday’s). It’s Wednesday, and that means we run down the three Hobby Stars of the Week and let collectors know why they should examine their cards. Ondrej Pavelec, G, Winnipeg Jets Pavelec, apparently […]

NHL hobby stars of the week: Scott Hartnell, Sidney Crosby, Henrik Zetterberg

  By Eric Norton | Beckett Hockey Analyst It’s Wednesday, and that means we run down the three Hobby Stars of the Week and let collectors know why they should examine their cards. Scott Hartnell, LW, Columbus Blue Jackets Hartnell paced the league as he netted five goals (5-0-5) last week as he and the Blue […]

NHL Hobby Stars of the Week: Jiri Hudler, Gabriel Landeskog, Cam Talbot

By Eric Norton | Beckett Hockey Analyst It’s Wednesday, and that means we run down the three Hobby Stars of the Week and let collectors know why they should examine their cards. Jiri Hudler, C, Calgary Flames Hudler set the NHL on fire last week as he led the league with eight points. The Flames week […]

NHL Hobby Stars of the Week: Andrew Hammond, P.K. Subban, Evgeni Malkin

  By Eric Norton | Beckett Hockey Analyst It’s Wednesday, and that means we run down the three Hobby Stars of the Week and let collectors know why they should take notice of their cards. Andrew Hammond, G, Ottawa Senators Hammond was more than serviceable last week as he went 3-0-0 while posting a 0.67 […]

Box Busters: 2014-15 Upper Deck Series 2 hockey

Join Beckett Hockey’s Eric Norton and Chris Olds as they rip into boxes of 2014-15 Upper Deck Series 2 in this latest edition of Box Busters.

NHL Hobby Stars of the Week: Jonathan Quick, Henrik Sedin, Max Pacioretty

  By Eric Norton | Beckett Hockey Analyst It’s Wednesday, and that means we run down the three Hobby Stars of the Week and let collectors know why they should take notice of their cards. Jonathan Quick, G, Los Angeles Kings Posting a 3-0-0 record with a .959 save percent average and a 1.33 goals […]

Beckett Auctions “All Star” Auction Ends Sunday

By Derek Ficken | Beckett Media Beckett Auctions current auction is in its last few days before it closes for good on one-of-a-kind items like a complete BGS 9.5 set of 1986-87 Fleer Basketball, a Rawlings/Adirondack bat featuring 41 HOF signatures including Willie Mays, Ted Williams, Don Drysdale, and many more! The auction ends Sunday, […]

NHL Hobby Stars Of The Week: Marian Hossa, Tyler Toffoli, Pekka Rinne

By Eric Norton | Beckett Hockey Analyst It’s Wednesday, and that means we run down the three Hobby Stars of the Week and let collectors know why they should take notice of their cards. Below are the three stars of last week. Marian Hossa, F, Chicago Blackhawks The Blackhawks forward led the league with five […]

Box Busters: 2014-15 SPx hockey cards

Join Beckett Hockey’s Eric Norton and Chris Olds as they rip into boxes of 2014-15 SPx from Upper Deck in this latest edition of Box Busters.

NHL Hobby Stars of the Week: Corey Perry, David Desharnais & Nick Foligno

By Eric Norton | Beckett Hockey Analyst It’s Wednesday, and that means we run down the three Hobby Stars of the Week and let collectors know why they should take notice of their cards. Below are the three stars of last week. Corey Perry, RW, Anaheim Ducks Perry was stellar on the ice last week […]

NHL 3 Hobby Stars of the Week; Carey Price, Devan Dubnyk, Cedric Paquette

  By Eric Norton | Beckett Hockey Analyst It’s Wednesday, and that means we run down the three Hobby Stars of the Week and let collectors know why they should take notice of their cards. Below are the three stars of last week. Carey Price, G, Montreal Canadiens Price was impressive last week as he […]

Box Busters: 2014-15 Upper Deck Trilogy hockey

Join Beckett Hockey’s Eric Norton and Chris Olds as they rip into boxes of 2014-15 Upper Deck Trilogy in this latest edition of Box Busters.