Tag Archives: Young Guns

2015-16 Upper Deck Young Guns Gallery

Get a full look at all of the 2015-16 Upper Deck Young Guns with a complete gallery, checklist and player details. Connor McDavid, Jack Eichel and Dylan Larkin highlight the set. Covers Series 1 and Series 2.

Eichel leads Young Guns for 2015-16 Upper Deck Series Two Hockey

By Stephen Laroche | Beckett Hockey Editor Buffalo Sabres rookie Jack Eichel is finally getting his Young Guns card, and he has plenty of company as Upper Deck has announced the lineup for the ever-popular subset’s latest installment set to come in packs of 2015-16 Upper Deck Series Two Hockey. With a photo taken following […]

Upper Deck allows fans to vote on Series Two Young Guns photos

By Stephen Laroche | Beckett Hockey Editor Upper Deck staff members are hard at work putting together the second series of the company’s flagship set and it has once again allowed collectors to vote on photos that will appear on its regular and canvas Young Guns cards. Set to be released in February, 2015-16 Upper […]

Will Connor McDavid’s Young Guns card be impacted by injury?

By Stephen Laroche | Beckett Hockey Editor | Commentary On Wednesday night, Edmonton Oilers rookie Connor McDavid went down with a broken left clavicle during his team’s victory over the Philadelphia Flyers. It was a major blow to the young phenom and his club, but there is little doubt that it could not have come […]

2015-16 Upper Deck Young Guns checklist announced

By Stephen Laroche | Beckett Hockey Editor The wait is over. With the November 5 release of 2015-16 Upper Deck Series One, the hobby can finally get its hands on a fully-NHL and NHLPA-licensed Connor McDavid card, the most-anticipated Young Guns rookie card since the debut of Pittsburgh Penguins superstar Sidney Crosby a decade ago. […]

Upper Deck officially reveals Connor McDavid Young Guns rookie card

By Stephen Laroche | Beckett Hockey Editor Not long after one of the hottest prospects in hockey made his NHL debut, Upper Deck gave collectors a chance to vote on the photo that would appear on the Connor McDavid Young Guns rookie card that will be available in packs of 2015-16 Upper Deck Series One […]

Hits & Misses: Remembering the original Upper Deck Young Guns

By Stephen Laroche | Beckett Hockey Editor With the release of 2015-16 Upper Deck Series One a little over a month away, the hype for today’s hottest young talents like Connor McDavid and Jack Eichel is about to hit amazing heights. The excitement for the new class of Young Guns cards has been an annual […]

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, […]

First Look: 2015-16 Upper Deck Buybacks

By Stephen Laroche | Beckett Hockey Editor The hobby has seen its fair share of products where classic hockey cards are repackaged and sent out into the hands of collectors once again and the results have generated both positive and negative reactions from collectors. Upper Deck has decided to step into this part of the […]

NHL hobby stars of the week: Tomas Tatar, Kyle Okposo & Dustin Byfuglien

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. Tomas Tatar, LW, Detroit Red Wings Of the budding young stars currently playing […]

NHL Hobby Stars of the Week

  By Eric Norton | Beckett Hockey Analyst Every Wednesday throughout the rest of the NHL season we will select our three Hobby Stars of the Week and provide a run down of why collectors should notice them. Below are the hobby stars for the past week. David Backes, C, St. Louis Blues Last week, Backes was […]

Surprise NCAA Young Guns in Upper Deck Series 1

By Stephen Laroche | Beckett Hockey Editor Collectors breaking open boxes and packs of 2014-15 Upper Deck Series 1 may have received a special and rare 1990-91 Young Guns tribute card of one of three collegiate hockey legends and the company has confirmed that they were a special unannounced addition to the product. Since Upper […]

Box Busters: 2014-15 Upper Deck hockey

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

Upper Deck Reveals 2014-15 Young Guns Checklist

By Stephen Laroche | Beckett Hockey Editor With the release of 2014-15 Upper Deck Series One barely a week away, hockey collectors everywhere have been wondering about which players are going to make the cut for the Young Guns subset as many of these cards will be the first of some of the game’s biggest […]

Upper Deck Gives Collectors a Sneak Peek at 2014-15 Young Guns

By Stephen Laroche | Beckett Hockey Editor Now heading into its 25th season, the traditional hockey set from Upper Deck has a long and storied tradition which is rarely matched in the trading card industry. Traditionally released in early November, 2014-15 Upper Deck Hockey Series One is set to feature many top rookie performers on […]

Did Upper Deck include an unlisted parallel in Series 2 Hockey?

Sometimes checklists don’t tell the whole story for a trading card set.

First look: 2013-14 Upper Deck Series 1 hockey

Upper Deck previews 2013-14 Series 1 hockey cards.

Collectors noticing Torey Krug’s playoff run

By Susan Lulgjuraj | Beckett Hockey Editor Boston’s Torey Krug had never competed in a Stanley Cup playoff before. He actually had just three NHL games to his name coming into the series with the New York Rangers. But Krug’s playoff performance so far has caused fans and collectors to take notice. The 22-year-old defenseman […]

Box Busters: 2012-13 Upper Deck Series 1 hockey cards

Join Beckett Hockey’s Dave Sliepka and Chris Olds as they rip into a box of 2012-13 Upper Deck Series 1 in this latest edition of Box Busters.

Retail Rundown: 2011-12 Upper Deck Series 1 Hockey

Upper Deck unveils details on 2011-12 Upper Deck Series One Hockey.