Tag Archives: Eric Lindros

Eric Lindros sells personal memorabilia through Classic Auctions

00000 By Stephen Laroche | Beckett Hockey Editor To many hockey card and memorabilia collectors, Eric Lindros is a name that ranks among the all-time greats in the hobby. A little over 25 years ago, he burst onto the scene as a highly-touted prospect and had a remarkable career that ultimately took him to induction […]

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.

Beckett 20 Questions on … rookies and busts

When Johnny Manziel slid all the way to the 22nd pick in this year’s NFL Draft, some collectors had to wonder what was up with their red-hot pre-draft cards of Johnny Football.

Hockey’s turn for Ultimate’s 1997 Legends autos

Ultimate Collection kicks off a three-year cycle with hockey of the 1997 Legends autographs with 30 players in each release.

Broad Street Bullies get their own set from ITG

One of the most popular hockey franchises is getting its own trading card set from In The Game.

Upper Deck 2011-12 Black Diamond collectors find unannounced surprises

00000 By Susan Lulgjuraj | Contributing Editor As collectors began to open Upper Deck‘s 2011-12 Black Diamond, which released today, some got a little surprise in their boxes. Upper Deck included previously unannounced autograph cards of Eric Lindros and Sidney Crosby.