This year I've been pretty successful with knocking off some completed sets, particularly as it pertains to my goal of completing the 1980s Topps hockey run. I've already completed the final three Topps sets of the decade, '87-88 through '89-90, so today we'll continue backwards and look at another one I've scratched off the list in 2012, 1986-87 Topps. Here's a look at a few select favorites from the set:
Ralph Macchio is a big Islanders fan actually).
last year. Super Mario's second Topps card is also the second most valuable card in this set behind the Roy RC. Just a great looking card in my opinion.
Well, I hope you enjoyed this look at 1986-87 Topps hockey. On the whole, it's a set that few collectors count among their favorites, but as is generally the case if you look a little deeper there are some nice individual cards. If you're a hockey card collector (or even if you're not), what's your opinion on the '86-87 design?
My completed Topps hockey sets:
1979-80 Topps Hockey
1986-87 Topps Hockey
1987-88 Topps Hockey
1988-89 Topps Hockey
1989-90 Topps Hockey
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