Ten Offbeat Eric Lindros Hockey Cards - Eric Lindros will have his number 88 retired by the Philadelphia Flyers tonight in a pregame ceremony. He made the double-eight famous during his eight s...
Sunday, July 10, 2016
The cards in today's post came a long way, across the Atlantic Ocean in fact, to join my collection. I know many folks feel the same way, but to me probably the single greatest thing about writing this sports card blog is the fact that collectors in this community mail each other free cards from all over the world, just because.
It's a nice little reminder that despite what you may read in the headlines people across this planet are, generally speaking, very kind. On that note, here are just a few highlights from the latest package of hockey cards sent to me by my friend Oscar in Sweden.
The most surprising card in this trade package though was a parallel from last year's O-Pee-Chee Platinum set. Behold!