The Cup caps 2013-14 hockey card season
We may already be early into the 2014-15 National Hockey League season, but the final hockey card series from the 2013-14 season was just released on Wednesday, Oct. 22. As always, this particular series is well worth the wait: 2013-14 The Cup hockey cards by the Upper Deck Company.
This marks the ninth year of The Cup hockey cards, the most expensive series in the collecting hobby. There are s[...]
Oilers reunion charity auction closes Tuesday
The Edmonton Oilers Foundation have organised a 41-lot auction featuring items from the Oilers 30-year reunion. The auction closes Oct. 21, 2014.
The auction features jerseys worn by the 1984 Stanley Cup team at the 30th anniversary reunion event in Edmonton on Oct. 10, 2014. These "retro white RBK replica jerseys feature a special 1983-84 Champions Legacy Reunion commemorative patch on the fro[...]
Coors Light launches new Canadiens jersey bottles
Coors Lights has launched a new beer bottle featuring the Montréal Canadiens logo. The bottles, sold in Québec, are designed in the colours of the bleu, blanc et rouge.
Each silver bottle features the look of a Montréal Canadiens hockey jersey, with the crest positioned front and centre. The widemouth bottles come with 473mL of (preferably cold) Coors Light beer.
The special Coors Light b[...]
Darryl Sittler to sign as Fall Expo Fan Appreciation Guest
Hockey Hall of Fame honoured member Darryl Sittler will sign autographs at the upcoming Fall 2014 Sportcard & Memorabilia Expo. Sittler, the show's Fan Appreciation Guest, is the latest legend added to the lineup for the three-day hockey memorabilia weekend.
Sittler spent the bulk of his career with the Toronto Maple Leafs. He was the team captain from 1975-76 to 1980-81, then shortly after pla[...]
Priority Signings return for Fall 2014 Expo show
The Upper Deck Company has previewed images from the new 2014-15 Upper Deck Priority Signings hockey card set. The signature cards will be distributed next month at the Sportcard & Memorabilia Expo in Mississauga, ON.
Wrote Chris Carlin via the Upper Deck Blog, "Twice a year Upper Deck attends this fan friendly show to spend time with die-hard NHL® collectors, some of whom travel all the way f[...]