The 2019-20 Upper Deck Rookie Box Set is a small product that offers a full 25 card base set in every box. Lucky fans will also be able to find rare autographs, which appear at a rate of 1 in every 20 boxes (case hit). This is clearly not a set for major collectors, but […]
Category: Hockey Checklist
If you are looking for a hockey checklist this is a good place to start, the checklists you will find here will also have images. Often the checklists here will be for products that don’t have teams associated or are a prospects product. For a hockey checklist sorted by the NHL teams you may want breakninja.com.
Major hockey trading card companies of today are Upper Deck and Leaf. Panini recently lost their NHL license and Leaf and ITG are unlicensed to produce the cards.
For full checklists sorted by team you should visit breakinja.com as they have in depth checklists with plenty of extra info like hit totals and rookie lists. This is also a very fast loading website so your wait times will be at a minimum.
2019-20 Upper Deck Allure Hockey is a new release that combines die-cut cards with sticker autos, relics, and shiny card stock. The set closely resembles several other products such as OPC Platinum, Contours, and even Tim Hortons. Initial reactions don’t appear overly enthusiastic, as collectors are tired of sets with multiple parallels and sticker autos, […]
2019-20 UD Allure Hockey is a brand new product that seems to combine aspects of several sets, such as OPC Platinum, Countours, Tim Hortons, and Trilogy. The set relies heavily on sticker autographs, which won’t please collectors. Several cards are also die-cuts which could create quality control issues. Several sets use pack odds to determine […]
The 2020 UD National Hockey Card Day is quickly approaching, and the popular promotion is once again offering sets that are unique the United States and Canada. These packs are completely free at participating Upper Deck retailers and there is also an exclusive additional card that is available with a $10 purchase of Upper Deck […]
2019-20 UD Synergy Hockey is a release that is in its third year of production. In past years this has not been a popular release and collectors have overall negative opinions of it. The set offers only 3 autos per case, which hurts the value. The bulk of the release consists of base parallels and […]
2019-20 Upper Deck Synergy is the 3rd straight year for the much maligned release. The product, which focuses on serial numbered base and parallels has not been popular with collectors, but continues to be made. As with the previous releases, there are not a tonne of autos included in the set, but there are a […]
2019-20 UD Trilogy is the first hockey release of the 2020 calendar year. This is an annual favorite among collectors and features popular sets such as Rookie Premieres and the Signature Pucks series. Fans will note that the box output has dropped this year, from 8 packs to 6, as well as the hit count […]
2019-20 Upper Deck Trilogy is the latest hockey card release, and the first of the 2020 calendar year. The popular set undergoes a bit of a change this year, with the overall pack count dropping to 6, while the hit count drops to 2 from 3. The release maintains some favourite sets, including Rookie Premieres, […]
2019-20 UD Buybacks is a much anticipated release that features cards from across Upper Deck’s existence. The majority of these cards have had autographs added to them, along with being hand numbered. There are also a good deal of cards that were already autographed and have been repurchased by Upper Deck for inclusion in this […]
2019-20 Parkhurst Hockey is a retail exclusive product that is available at Walmart locations in Canada and the US, as well as Upper Deck’s ePack platform. The set has become an annual favorite for its attractive design and affordable price. While there are no guaranteed hits, the set does offer autographs for fans to chase. […]