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Saturday, March 21, 2020

SDM repacks

Picked up six of these repacks from Shoppers Drug Mart. They are distributed by Grosnor Distribution Inc. Took all the 15/16 UD S2 packs and left the rest. ( Score, OPC )

Here's four of the six unopened packs. These were $1.29 each.

Got a YG but not an Eichel I guess the OPC Marquee Rookie will have to suffice. A fun little break during these times. Going to check some others to see if they have any.

Friday, March 13, 2020

Mailday from Georgia

I recently participated in The Big Fun Game over at Johnny's Trading Spot and received my winnings this week. Behold, some nice older baseball cards to add to my expanding collection.

He also added this bonus card to the envelope.

I'm guessing since my blogger name and blog reference hockey as my main focus, this got it into the right hands. Definetely an upgrade on the one I have. Thanks again Johnny. Looking forwaerd to playing again this month.

Tuesday, March 10, 2020

McCrae vs Martinson 1-24-90

Steve Martinson makes a return appearance as he takes on Ken McCrae in the first of his two fights during the game. They both receive 5 minute fighting majors at 12:51 of the first period. At 11:59 of the second period, he takes on Mario Marois. Montreal wins 7-3 with McCrae scoring one for the Nordiques.

Monday, March 9, 2020

Freebie Friday Mailday from HSCA

I recently received my free card from Brian at Highly Subjective and Completely Arbitrary from his Freebie Friday giveaway. I selected the following card for my Blue Jays collection.

He also sent some companions to accompany him here to Canada.

A nice selection of recent Jays. This was from his first freebie giveaway. I also selected soe fro his second freebie Friday. I'll post the when received.

Thanks Brian for these cards.


Tuesday, February 11, 2020

Buchberger vs Sanipass 1-16- 89

Hello everyone. I'm back with another fight photo from my collection. This one from Jan 16, 1989 when the Edmonton Oilers and Chicago Blackhawks tied 2-2. It's kind of neat that you can pinpoint about when the photo was taken. Penalties 5 min each for fighting at 8:28 of the first period.


Box score here

Can't find any video so the photo will have to suffice.

Monday, January 27, 2020

Galley vs Parker

Boston Bruins at Buffalo Sabres — October 29, 1989

Box score here

Couldn't find a video to share of this tilt.

One of Galley's 29 fights during his career.

Tuesday, January 21, 2020

Nilan vs Buskas

 New York Rangers @ Pittsburgh Penguins Nov 23 1988

10:40 of ther first period, 5 minutes each for fighting.

Penguins defeat Rangers 8-2.

Watch video here

Boxscore here

If anyone is interested in these original laser wire photos or any others, let me know. I have an assortment from the 88/89, 89/90 and  90/91 seasons.