1996-97 Black Diamond Hockey Cards
In the newest episode of the Puck Junk Hockey Podcast, Sal Barry and Tim Parish give their long-overdue recap of the Virtual Expo. Then they talk about the NHL Draft Lottery and the NHL’s rumored “hub cities. Finally, they take a look back at the 1996-97 Upper Deck Black Diamond Hockey card set, which was the first hockey set to utilize short-printed cards as part of the main set.
Show Notes, Links and Images:
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Sal Barry’s Instagram account @PuckJunk
1996-97 Black Diamond checklist (Trading Card DB)
1996-97 Black Diamond card images
#160 – Joe Thornton RC
#103 – Patrick Marleau RC
#88 – Peter Schaefer RC
Shown here for being very BAPish
Wayne Gretzky Promo Card, courtesy of Trading Card DB.
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