A couple of years ago now, at the tail end of the 2014-15 NHL season, I picked up my very first O-Pee-Chee Platinum Blue Cubes parallel:
Fast forward a couple of seasons, and David has really blossomed as a player. Still just 20 years old, he's played in all but a handful of the Bruins' games this season. With a few games still to go, he's already surpassed the 30-goal mark on the season, as well as the 30-assist mark. When he's on his game he really looks like a true scoring sniper, every bit as capable of putting the puck in the net as renowned goal-scorers like Alex Ovechkin or Vladimir Tarasenko.
Recently, I was able to secure another version of this OPC Platinum rookie card that pairs quite nicely with the Blue Cubes above:
While I don't consider myself a player collector, this duo does give me a nice start on a small Pastrnak collection for sure! Thanks as always for stopping by.
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