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  1. Store and Show Update

    Well......it was hockey card day in Canada on Saturday and we gave away a pile of FREE packs and met a lot of new collectors. Smiles from the kids were seen everywhere and the chit chat with the adults was plentiful and enlightening. My thoughts on what has happened to this great and fun hobby seemed to be shared by many. From my wife and I thanks to all who came in and took the time to see us. We truly appreciate your visit and we hope to see you again.

    We hosted our first ...
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  2. SGC Results

    My results from the previously mentioned SGC order:

    2005-06 Upper Deck Victory #264 Alexander Ovechkin RC - 96
    2006-07 Upper Deck Victory #304 Evgeni Malkin RC - 98
    2007-08 Black Diamond #157 Jaroslav Halak RC - 96
    2007-08 ITG O Canada Jerseys #GUJ08 Eric Doyle - 98
    2007-08 ITG O Canada Jerseys #GUJ40 Sarah Vaillancourt - 98
    2007-08 Upper Deck #228 Jaroslav Halak RC - 96
    2009-10 Be A Player #228 Riku Helenius RC - 84
    2009-10 Black ...
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  3. My 2008 UD Heroes Baseball SET stats (Hoping to become Master Set)

    TOTAL MASTER SET SO FAR: (454/4203) 10.8% Complete

    Just started this set on 2/11/12


    Have: 454
    Incoming: 0

    2008 Upper Deck Heroes Base (200/200) COMPLETE


    2008 Upper Deck Heroes Charcoal Retail Base (77/200)
    Have: 6, 7, 8, 10, 12, 16, 21, 24, 25, 26, 27, 32, 34, 37, 44, 48, 52, 55, 57, 61, 64, 66, 68, 70, 72, 75, 76, 79, 80, 82, 83, 85, 91, 93, 94, 96, 97, 98, 100, 105, 110, 112, 115, 119, 120, 121, 122, 123, 128, ...

    Updated 12-29-2012 at 01:33 PM by twinsSamuelson

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  4. Missing Topps 2011 Baseball Stickers

    my son only has 11 stickers left to finish the sticker book.

    we have over 250 doubles so would be willing to trade 5 you need for each one we need.

    we need -

    7
    19
    89
    93
    104
    130/303
    169
    190
    246
    282

    pls reply if you have any of these to set up a trade. thanks!
  5. 2012 Topps

    Ok, so the 2012 Topps Series 1 came out a few weeks ago. This marks the start of the 2012 baseball card collecting season. I guess one could say that this is 'Opening Day' in baseball collecting terms.

    So, I thought I'd write about my thoughts on the set and what I've been seeing on the various trading sites and reading about the set in other people's blogs.
    • The base set has been nicknamed the surf board set. You know, it fits great. That swirly design in the corner does
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