In an extremely popular event, Upper Deck will once again be celebrating National Hockey Card Day by giving away free packs of hockey cards at participating hobby shop dealers. The event will be held Feb. 16 in the U.S. and Feb. 9 in Canada.
In celebration of "National Hockey Card Day" on Jan. 30, 2010, the Upper Deck Company is preparing to give away hundreds of thousands of exclusive "National Hockey Card Day" NHL® trading card packs for free throughout Canada. Once again, Canadian hobby shops and mass retailers are invited to take part in this historic hockey trading card promotion, which is now in its second year and remains exclusive to Canada.
By Hank Davis There were some notable sports legends on hand to sign autographs, including appearances by Bobby Orr, Joe Montana and Cal Ripken Jr. And there was a non-stop package of corporate entertainment from Upper Deck, President’s Choice, Ultra-Pro, …
The National Sports Collectors Convention has a long history of being a gathering place for collectors to wheel and deal with dealers, and John Rumierz, B.A. Murry, and Pat Quinn have been there since the beginning.