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Younger Collectors Find Own Hobby Niche

Young ollectors share their enthusiasm

From game used jerseys to autographs and cards, younger collectors try to balance limited funds with a desire to build their collections.

Father-Son Duo’s Case Purchases Proves Wise Move

Upper Deck Winter Classic Winners

Jim and AJ Ramsay are heading to Pittsburgh for the Winter Classic after discovering they needed only four cards to complete a Series One Upper Deck insert set while setting up their booth in Toronto.

Upper Deck Offering Trip, Autographs

Jarome Iginla - 20th Anniv

The company will offer a trip to this year’s Winter Classic game and some autographed memorabilia to collectors who can complete a special variation set found in its 2010-11 product.

Spectrum Auction: $25 For All You Can Carry

Spectrum

In a style that might have been right at home in the wild west days of the sports memorabilia hobby, everything inside–and outside–Philadelphia’s Spectrum was an all-you-can carry buffet for collectors and fans.

Upper Deck Priority Signings Redemption Returns to NHL Fall Expo

Sidney Crosby Priority Signings - Fall Expo

Upper Deck will trade autographed cards of hockey greats for your wrappers at the upcoming Toronto Show as its Priority Signings program returns.

2010-11 Panini Certified Hockey Card Review

Certified Freshman Signatures

Some fresh rookie cards and a limited quantities are what Panini is hoping will drive one of the company’s first hockey card products.

Hockey Fights Cancer Awarness Includes Auctions

Sidney Crosby jersey

Pro hockey’s season gets underway with a renewed commitment to cancer prevention and research.

Upper Deck’s 2009-10 ‘The Cup’ Hockey Skates In

GRETZKY LEMIEUX DUAL SCRIPT

John Tavares, Antti Niemi and Matt Duchene headline trading card company’s final hockey release from last season which includes one autographed card per tin.

WHA Card Set Raises $ for Hall of Fame

WHA cards

Some of the old hockey league’s memorable players are part of a new little card set aimed at paving the way for a more permanent WHA Hall of Fame.

NHL Rookie Showcase is Where Rookie Cards Are Born

NHL prospects get their pictures taken for upcoming hockey cards.

Yzerman Back with In The Game; LeMieux Too

In The Game Superlative Mario LeMieux

In The Game says a pair of Hockey Hall of Famers have signed on.

First LeBron Heat Card Will Be National Giveaway

LeBron James Panini booth promotion card

LeBron James’ first basketball card appearance in a Miami Heat uniform will be in Panini’s National wrapper redemption set.

$50,000 Reward for Cup-Winning Puck

Chicago Blackhawks

The Chicago Blackhawks are still really excited about winning the Stanley Cup. They just wish they knew where the puck was.

Hockey for Haiti Raises Big Bucks; Auction Continues

Ovechkin

Collectors and fans are helping raise money for quake victims in a big way.

Game-used Bobby Orr Jersey Brings $191,200

Bobby Orr game worn jersey

A jersey from Bobby Orr’s rookie year was the highlight of Heritage Auctions’ live event in Dallas Friday.

Orr Jersey Could Be Windfall for Canadian Truck Driver

Orr photo

One of Bobby Orr’s rookie jerseys has quite a story to tell as it heads for auction.

In the Game Soldiers On Without NHL Blessing

In the Game hockey cards

In the Game was hoping its efforts would mean some NHL licensing love, but it didn’t happen.

Panini Granted Hockey Card License

National Hockey League

Panini will join Upper Deck as official trading card licensees of the NHL and NHLPA.

1920s NHL Jersey Brings $33,000

1920s Ottawa Senators jersey

An American collector has acquired a nice slice of Canada’s hockey history.

Champ’s Hockey Runs Gamut

Champ's Sidney Crosby autograph card

Upper Deck’s quirky Champ’s set returns with history, pre-history and even a little hockey thrown in.