The Wayne Gretzky trade in 1988 changed the course of two NHL franchises as well as the hockey collectibles landscape for collectors.
In the final installment of George Vrechek’s “Collect it All” series, the author looks at collecting vintage hockey, boxing, golf and other sports cards, breaking down the total available in the market. At the end, see what collecting level you are at with your collection.
Part 2: A Look through the Standard Catalog of Vintage Baseball Cards at what’s next for the card collector attempting to get a piece of everything. It’s not feasible, but it’s sure worth a shot.
NHL hockey is underway, and with it comes 2011-12 O-Pee-Chee Hockey trading cards from Upper Deck, which is on store shelves now.