Tough grades: 1955-56 Parkies #78 Forum
1955-56 PARKIES #78 FORUM • 40 CARDS IN 40 WEEKS • WEEK 39 • Every Thursday throughout the 2012-13 hockey season, we look at a so-called "tough grade" hockey card from the 1950s and 1960s. For those vintage collectors, be sure to pick up your copy of the Vintage Collector's Almanac & Price Guide at your favourite hockey collector store. You can also purchase your copy online via theWantList.[...]
Preview: 2014-15 SP Authentic hockey cards
The highly-anticipated release of the Upper Deck Company's SP Authentic hockey card series is just around the corner. The perennial favourite is slated for a May release. It marks the 18th year since the brand was transformed into a signature-theme brand in 1997-98.
This year's series will feature a 20th anniversary tribute to the 1994-95 SP hockey series. There are five cards in each pack and [...]
Denis Savard a Blackhawks bobble giveaway on Sunday
The last of six Chicago Blackhawks 2014-15 bobbleheads will be distributed on Sunday at the United Center.
On all six special nights, the first 10,000 fans attending the game will receive a collectible bobble. Each bobble is sponsored by a different Blackhawks' supporter. On Sunday Apr. 5, the Blackhawks bobble depicts Denis Savard. The bobble is sponsored by Haribo.
The complete 2014-15 se[...]
Howe Bobble a Red Wings giveaway on Tuesday night
The last of five Detroit Red Wings 2014-15 bobbleheads will be distributed on Tuesday night at Joe Louis Arena. The latest bobble on Mar. 31, 2014 features retired legend Gordie Howe.
On all nights, the first 7,500 fans attending the game will receive a collectible bobble. The series is sponsored by AT&T.
The complete 2014-15 series features Justin Abdelkader (Nov. 24), Jonathan Ericsson (De[...]
Bower to sign autographs at Spring 2015 Expo
Hockey Hall of Fame honoured member Johnny Bower will sign autographs at the upcoming Spring 2015 Sportcard & Memorabilia Expo. Bower is the latest retired star confirmed for the upcoming three-day hockey memorabilia weekend.
Bower was a three-time winner of the J.P. Bickell Cup as the Maple Leafs' most valuable player. He won four Stanley Cup rings in the 1960s, three straight from 1962 to 196[...]
DeKeyser Bobble a Red Wings giveaway on Monday night
The fourth of five Detroit Red Wings 2014-15 bobbleheads will be distributed on Monday night at Joe Louis Arena. The series is sponsored by AT&T.
On all nights, the first 7,500 fans attending the game will receive a collectible bobble. On Monday March 9, the bobble depicts Danny DeKeyser.
The complete 2014-15 series features Justin Abdelkader (Nov. 24), Jonathan Ericsson (Dec. 16), Gustav N[...]