Plus: Buoy, the Kraken Mascot!
Episode #131 – October 6, 2022
Sal Barry and Tim Parish talk all about the new 2022-23 Upper Deck MVP set — the first hockey cards for the 2022-23 season. They also discuss the Seattle Kraken’s new mascot, Buoy. Plus, a look back at the 1972 Summit Series between Canada and the USSR, digitally-enhanced dasher boards, the St. Louis Blues Hall of Fame, and more! It’s 81 minutes of hockey goodness.
Show Notes and Links
Oh, ‘Buoy!’ Mascot Reveal! (NHL.com)
1972: The Series that Changed Hockey Forever (Simon & Schuster Canada)
NHL to Debut Digitally Enhanced Dasherboards (ESPN)
Introducing the St. Louis Blues Hall of Fame (NHL.com)
Fake Dallas Stars Patch Cards (Twitter 1, 2, 3, 4, 5)
1986 McDonald’s Football Cards (Sports Collectors Digest)
Sal’s Favorite Chris Chelios Jersey Card (Twitter)
Here are some images from 2022-23 MVP Hockey:
Card backs do NOT have any statistics on them
Ice Battles parallel
Silver Scripts parallel
Short Printed Rookie Card
Encounters on Ice insert
Pinpoints insert (Silver)
Pinpoints insert (Gold)
20th Anniversary insert
20th Anniversary Colors and Contours insert
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Podcast music by Jim “Not the Goalie” Howard (Instagram @flyingV2112)
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