What: 2017 Leaf Plates & Proofs hockey cards
Box basics: Eight 1/1 cards per box (10 boxes per case)
What’s buzz-worthy: Leaf loads up this one for hockey fans with nothing but proof cards and printing plates in every box.
Keep reading for more as well as a full gallery of images released so far.
Do you like Buzz Breaks? Today’s your day then as we launch 12 in 12 — a series of a dozen breaks of past wax boxes and wax packs in a dozen hours. We’ll post one every hour on the hour all day long today … this is Hour 10.
The box: 2015-16 UD Series 1 NHL (Mega)
The cost: Click here
What’s inside this one? Keep reading …
If you want an autographed Connor McDavid puck, jersey or photo in the future, there’s only one place to get it.
Upper Deck Authenticated.
This adds onto the overall deal for autographed trading cards that Upper Deck has had since McDavid was drafted by the Edmonton Oilers.
There’s still plenty of time on the clock before the Nov. 11 arrival of 2016-17 Leaf Ultimate hockey, but that’s just more time to appreciate some of its inclusions.
Some pretty timeless inclusions.
Nolan Patrick is the front-runner to be the top overall pick in the 2017 NHL Draft and the only place you’ll find his autographs between now and then — and then after that — will be with Leaf Trading Cards.
“Leaf could not be more pleased to work closely with Nolan Patrick going forward. Nolan is an exceptional talent and is likely to be one of the NHL’s brightest stars for years to come,” said Leaf CEO Brian Gray. “I saw this as a can’t-miss opportunity for our brands. I couldn’t be more excited about working with Nolan and the team from Titan Sports Management on this long-term relationship.”
When Upper Deck first teased its High Profile Fans cards of celebrities in its forthcoming 2015-16 Upper Deck Contours set, there was one notable hockey fan who got the attention, Chicago Blackhawks fan CM Punk.
Now, with the release of a final checklist, there are a few more.
What: 2015-16 Panini Anthology hockey cards
Arrives: May 4
Box basics: At least four hits guaranteed per six-card box (12 boxes per case)
What’s buzz-worthy: Panini returns to hockey for one final release with a all-hits brand with plenty of mystery as no images for the cards were released.
Keep reading for more.
When 2016 In The Game The Final Vault hockey boxes arrive in late March, there will be quite a bit of history found inside — some big hits from the history of In The Game as well as big hits from the history of the NHL.
Every box will include 10 cards — five game-used memorabilia cards, four autographs and one mask card — with special Vault stamping noting that it came from this release.
When 2015 Leaf Ultimate hockey cards arrive on Wednesday, they’ll show up with nothing but the hits in play as the high-end brand packs some of the biggest and baddest pieces of memorabilia in any sport.
Actor Abe Vigoda had many roles in his acting career, but for people of a certain age his roles in Barney Miller and The Godfather might come to mind first.
Sal Tassio and Detective Fish were the most-memorable for the veteran actor during a career that spanned from the 1940s into the 2000s — nearly 100 credits. He died on Tuesday at age 94.
His roles on cardboard? They were much more limited.