Members of Canada’s 1972 Summit Series team will highlight the Stars of the Game autograph section at this year’s Sportcard & Memorabilia Expo. The Fall 2012 Expo – which opens in two weeks on Nov. 9 – will feature 13 members of that memorable 1972 team to mark the historic hockey tournament’s 40th anniversary.
The weekend’s “1972″ autograph guests are Dennis Hull, Brad Park and Pat Stapleton on Friday Nov. 9, Yvan Cournoyer, Peter Mahovlich, Jean-Paul Parisé, Serge Savard and (coach) Harry Sinden on Saturday Nov. 10, and Wayne Cashman, Marcel Dionne, Phil Esposito, Gilbert Perreault, and Dale Tallon on Sunday Nov. 11.
Fans can purchase individual autograph tickets to their favourite players or a full “weekend combo” autograph ticket to all 13 Team Canada members. The weekend combo prices are $289 for 13 regular items or $389 for 13 premium items. Advance sale of autograph tickets are available via A.J. Sports World.
Also available is a special “Weekend Combo 3″ for $379: it includes the tickets for 13 regular items plus a bonus 16×20 signed Paul Henderson photo.
While autograph times are subject to change, the initial times listed are as follows:
Friday Nov. 9, 2012 – Hull, Park and Stapleton at 7pm
Saturday Nov. 10, 2012 – Cournoyer, Mahovlich and Savard at 11:30am
Saturday Nov. 10, 2012 – Parisé and Sinden at 3pm
Sunday Nov. 11, 2012 – Esposito and Cashman at 11am
Sunday Nov. 11, 2012 – Dionne at 12:30pm
Sunday Nov. 11, 2012 – Perreault and Tallon at 3pm
ABOUT THE SPORTCARD & MEMORABILIA EXPO
This year’s Fall 2012 Sportcard & Memorabilia Expo runs Nov. 9-11 at the Toronto International Centre in Mississauga, ON (just a few kilometres away from the Toronto Pearson International Airport). The show is billed as North America’s largest hockey collector’s show. For more information on the show, please visit sportcardexpo.com.