View Full Version : Recap of 23 2014 Olympic Blasters.

11-28-2014, 12:10 PM
Okay over time whenever I saw one of these at 11.98 I picked it up, 23 is way too much of this type of product in one shot but over time not a waste of money. I probably have at least 6 complete sets with lots of gold, silver and bronze parallel's plus a few gold rainbow parallel's. I will just list the 23 hits, relic's and autograph's I want you guys and gals to tell me whether I would make a profit, lose money or break even if I were to just sell the hits here goes.


Charlie white figure skating or-cw charcoal swatch

alex shibutani figure skating or-as x2 both black swatches.

steven Holcomb bobsled or-sh black swatch

max aaron figure skating or-ma black swatch

kikkan randall Nordic skiing or-kr red swatch

torin yater-Wallace freeskiing or-tyw white swatch

Hannah Kearney freestyle skiing or-hk red and white swatch

nick goepper freeskiing or-ng dark blue, light blue and white 3 color swatch

louie vitto freestyle skiing or-lvi thick black swatch bronze 25/75

amy Purdy snowboarding or-ap black, blue and white swatch bronze 28/75

amy Purdy snowboarding or-ap thick blue swatch with stitching silver 31/50

Hilary knight ice hockey or-hkn thick white swatch silver 16/50

shani davis long track speedskating or-sd dark blue swatch

gracie gold figure skating or-gg black swatch

Autograph's next.

agnes zawadzki figure skating 96

Gretchen bleiler snowboarding 7

steve Langton bobsled 55

Lindsey jacobellis snowboarding 47

Hilary knight ice hockey 51

gracie gold figure skating 40

bode miller alpine skiing 64

erin Hamlin luge 42 silver version 11/30

Still have them all and they are available thanks for the read take care Steve.

11-28-2014, 12:13 PM
it doesnt look like you hit any of the big autos steve- and unfortunately, lots of these autos and jersies are finding their way into dollar bins at card shows...i grabbed several at the national for under a buck per... its a niche product and with there being 3 years until the next winter games...

profit- doubtful

breaking even- doubtful

fun pulling stuff from retail- definite


11-28-2014, 01:32 PM
Thanks for the reply Ed, I figured with the 11.98 price tag I wasn't taking too much of a risk, like you said unfortunately I couldn't hit any of the really big name auto's the Miller, Gold and Hamlin aren't bad though.

11-28-2014, 01:34 PM
not at all- hamlin is your best one. bode has been in other sets, and he laid quite the egg back in feb.

11-29-2014, 01:19 PM
Yeah I don't think you'll break even, but if you hang on to them until the next Winter Olympics they may pick up a bit. I'm interested in a few if you are interested in trading at all, or possibly I'd buy.