One of the goals I set for myself for this year was to knock off the remainder of the 1980s Topps hockey run. So far I've completed and posted about the 1986-87 through 1989-90 sets. For this post I'll continue working my way backwards, looking at the 1985-86 Topps hockey set. The checklist is very small at just 165 cards. Let's take a look at some of my favorites...
I had trouble tracking down for quite some time.
Well, not to end on a downer but that wraps it up for '85-86 Topps. Thanks to a lack of Topps sets in '82-83 and '83-84 I've got just three left to finish off the decade now. Maybe I'll have this knocked off by year end after all. Here's where I'm at with my completed pre-1990 Topps hockey sets...
1974-75 Topps Hockey
1979-80 Topps Hockey
1985-86 Topps Hockey
1986-87 Topps Hockey
1987-88 Topps Hockey
1988-89 Topps Hockey
1989-90 Topps Hockey
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