2009-10 In the Game (ITG) Superlative Hockey is scheduled to release on 30 April, 2010 and will cost about $375 per box/pack. Each box will contain seven cards (minimum of three autographs):
1. One Game-Used Jersey Card 2. One Autograph Card or Auto Plus Card 3. One Superlative Prospect Autograph or Auto Plus Card 4. One Superlative Patch Card 5. One Auto Jersey Card or Auto Plus Card 6. One Famous Fabrics Card 7. One Special Insert Card[Show as slideshow] [View with PicLens]
By Karine Hains (Pheebs888)
Unlike Baseball and Basketball, licensed Hockey trading card has been an exclusive business for the last five years. Yes, back in 2005 the National Hockey League Player Association and the National Hockey League signed an exclusivity deal with Upper Deck to be the sole license producer of NHL trading cards. This was long before the NBA signed such a deal with Panini and the League Baseball inked a similar deal with Topps.
So after 5 years, has the exclusivity been a positive experience for the NHL? They tell us that it has been however; today they announced More >
The National Hockey League Players’ Association (NHLPA) and National Hockey League (NHL) has awarded The Panini Group, the leading global publisher of sports and entertainment collectables and its subsidiary, Panini America (www.paniniamerica.net) with a multi-year trading card license. The NHLPA and NHL license is the third major sports license that The Panini Group has secured since establishing a presence in the U.S. in 2009.
“The Players have partnered with Panini in order to provide collectors with classic brands and fresh collecting options across all retail price points,” said Adam Larry, the NHLPA’s Director of Licensing. “The partnership will further expand trading More >
Multi-year, co-exclusive licensing agreement is reached, keeping Upper Deck atop the hockey trading card world
The Upper Deck Company is excited to announce that it has reached a multi-year, co-exclusive trading card licensing agreement with the National Hockey League Players’ Association (NHLPA) and National Hockey League (NHL) today. This much-anticipated accord maintains Upper Deck’s longstanding partnership with both entities and keeps the Carlsbad-based hockey card manufacturer producing the industry’s most sought-after hockey cards.
“Upper Deck is very pleased to continue its 20-year trading card partnership with the NHLPA and the NHL,” said Richard McWilliam, Upper Deck’s Founder and CEO. “Since 2005, through More >
2009-10 In The Game (ITG) Between the Pipes Hockey releases on 25 Mar and will cost about $90 per hobby box. Each box will contain 18 packs with nine cards per pack. Collectors can expect 2-3 hits per box.[Show as slideshow] [View with PicLens]
Base Cards The 150 base card set features many of the best goalies of yesterday, today and tomorrow.
Non-Memorabilia Inserts (1:8 PACKS) There are 4 different Non-Memorabilia Insert sets to collect including AHL Rookies, CHL Rookies, Tribute and Net Brawlers.
Masked Men II (1:8 PACKS) Featuring the men behind the masks!
Authentic GoalieGraph Cards (1:8 PACKS) Over 100 GoalieGraphs More >
2009-10 Upper Deck Be A Player BAP Signature Hockey is scheduled to release on 11 May and will cost about $90 per hobby box. Each box will contain eight packs with five cards per pack. Collectors can expect eight autographs and one rookie or rookie redemption card per box. Get the best prices on 2009-10 BAP Signature hockey boxes on eBay![Show as slideshow] [View with PicLens]
CONTENT HIGHLIGHTS - Get 1 signature card in every pack! - Collect 1 Rookie Card or Rookie Redemption Card in each box (on avg.)! *All RC’s are #’d to 99! - NEW: Rookie Autograph Jerseys, #’d More >