We’re about a month away from this year’s version of National Hockey Card Day — an Upper Deck promotion that gets two different sets into collectors’ hands if they visit a card shop during the hobby holiday.
There will be one 16-card set available in the United States and a different 16-card set available in Canada — beginning on Feb. 6. Only one will include NHL newcomer and No. 1 overall draft pick Connor McDavid, though.
NHCD packs will include a selection from a 15-card set in each country, while a $10 purchase at the shop will land a collector Memorable Moments card, which is the final card in each set. In Canada, that card is a McDavid. In the United States, it’s a card of Buffalo Sabres rookie Jack Eichel.
The packs also will include shots at autographs and additional inserts. A checklist for each basic set is below.
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2016 NATIONAL HOCKEY CARD DAY CHECKLISTS
USA-1 John Carlson, Capitals
USA-2 Phil Kessel, Penguins
USA-3 Zach Parise, Wild
USA-4 Kevin Shattenkirk, Blues
USA-5 Corey Schneider, Devils
USA-6 Jack Eichel, Sabres
USA-7 Dylan Larkin, Red Wings
USA-8 Noah Hannifin, Hurricanes
USA-9 Artemi Panarin, Blackhawks
USA-10 Oscar Lindberg, Rangers
USA-11 John Vanbiesbrouck, Rangers
USA-12 Doug Weight, Islanders
USA-13 Chris Chelios, Red Wings
USA-14 Brett Hull, Blues
USA-15 John LeClair, Flyers
USA-16 Jack Eichel, Sabres (Memorable Moments)
CAN-1 John Tavares, Islanders
CAN-2 Carey Price, Canadiens
CAN-3 Taylor Hall, Oilers
CAN-4 Andrew Ladd, Jets
CAN-5 Sean Monahan, Flames
CAN-6 Connor McDavid, Oilers
CAN-7 Sam Bennett, Flames
CAN-8 Robby Fabbri, Blues
CAN-9 Max Domi, Coyotes
CAN-10 Nicolas Petan, Jets
CAN-11 Wayne Gretzky, Canada
CAN-12 Bobby Orr, Bruins
CAN-13 Lanny McDonald, Flames
CAN-14 Glenn Anderson, Oilers
CAN-15 Doug Gilmour, Maple Leafs
CAN-16 Connor McDavid, Oilers (Memorable Moments)