Pelle Lindbergh was a Swedish goaltender who first burst on to the scene during the 1980 Olympics at Lake Placid, where he helped the Swedish national team hold the gold-medal winning Americans to a 2-2 tie and becoming the only team who didn't lose to the champions during the tournament.
2008/09 ITG Between The Pipes Game-Used Jersey SP
I recently took a huge leap in my collecting habits, spending the most money I have ever spent on a single card. I consider myself to be a mid-range collector with occasional high-end taste, so after taking some time to shake off the jitters of spending so much I pulled the trigger on this unique redemption:
2008/09 In The Game Between The Pipes Dual Player "Made to Order"
For those of you who
When memorabilia cards first hit the scene around ten years ago they were an instant hit. If you were lucky enough to pull one of the first game-used jersey cards you won the lottery, the cards were extremely tough to pull and collectors paid top dollar to score a swatch of a jersey from their favorite players.
Fast forward to the hobby of today: Memorabilia cards are everywhere, products like Upper Deck SP Game Used have overwhelmingly saturated the market with thousands of jersey
As you might have noticed, my shiny Adviser badge is gone. I have stepped down from the hockey team because I just didn't have the time to maintain the level of commitment a moderator should.
I recently started a new job which is going very well, and takes up most of my time. I have lost the drive to spend a lot of time on the boards, and it was getting hard to balance both the regular posting as well as the moderator duties.
I really enjoyed being part of the staff,
I have decided to stop collecting the 2007/08 Ultimate Signatures set.
As much as I love the cards, my heart just isn't in it like it was for the 2007/08 Sweet Shot Puck Signings. Instead I will focus on finding the last two Puck Signings I need for my set, Jarome Iginla and Jean Beliveau, and bust more wax to help replenish my trade bait. I am also hoping to get my hands on some fossil and artifact cards from the new 2008/09 Champs release.
Before anyone asks, I will