Tag: Upper Deck trading cards

A history of Trading Cards

By: Russ Cohen

As the NHLPA marks its 50th anniversary in 2017, NHLPA.com looks back at some of the pivotal moments in the association’s history. In this piece, guest writer Russ Cohen travels back to the early 1990s, the first NHL players’ strike, and how small cardboard hockey pictures once relegated to bicycle spokes, quickly changed the business of hockey – on the players side – forever.

November 29, 2017

UPPER DECK ANNOUNCES FIRST SERIES OF NATIONAL HOCKEY LEAGUE PLAYERS’ ASSOCIATION LIMITED-EDITION COINS

By: NHLPA Staff

The New Line of Numismatic Coins, Including Silver and Gold, Features 20 Current and Former Professional Hockey Players, Comes in Four High-Quality Finishes

April 4, 2017

2016 NHLPA ROOKIE SHOWCASE PREVIEW

By: NHLPA Staff

The NHLPA announced today that 27 NHL prospects and rookies will attend the 2016 NHLPA Rookie Showcase at Mattamy Athletic Centre in Toronto on Monday, Aug. 29.

August 23, 2016

The NHLPA Works to Expand Hockey Card Collecting with National Hockey Card Day!

By: NHLPA Staff

For the 8th consecutive year, the NHLPA is partnering with the NHL, Upper Deck and hobby shop dealers throughout Canada and the US to deliver hockey fans FREE hockey packs on National Hockey Card Day!

February 4, 2016

NHLPA Rookie Showcase: Day Two Wrap-Up

By: Catherine Faas

Full recap of all the action from day two at the 2015 NHLPA Rookie Showcase

September 1, 2015

NHLPA Rookie Showcase: Day One Wrap-Up

By: Catherine Faas

Full recap of all the action from day one at the 2015 NHLPA Rookie Showcase.

August 31, 2015

NHLPA Agrees to Multi-Year Exclusive Trading Card License with The Upper Deck Company

By: NHLPA Staff

The National Hockey League (NHL) and the National Hockey League Players’ Association (NHLPA) announced today that each have agreed to terms with The Upper Deck Company on multi-year agreements to be the exclusive licensed manufacturer of NHL Trading Cards, beginning with the 2014-15 season.

February 27, 2014

The NHLPA Celebrates National Hockey Card Day with free NHL Packs on Jan 18, 2014

By: NHLPA Staff

For the sixth year, the NHLPA is partnering with the NHL and Upper Deck to deliver hockey fans throughout North America FREE hockey cards on National Hockey Card Day!

January 17, 2014

THE NHLPA, UPPER DECK & THE NHL OFFERING U.S. FANS FREE HOCKEY CARDS TO CELEBRATE NATIONAL HOCKEY CARD DAY!

By: NHLPA Staff

The celebration occurs on Saturday, February 9th, in conjunction with “Hockey Day in the U.S.”

February 14, 2013

THE NHLPA, UPPER DECK & THE NHL OFFERING CANADIAN FANS FREE HOCKEY CARDS TO CELEBRATE NATIONAL HOCKEY CARD DAY!

By: NHLPA Staff

The celebration occurs on Saturday, February 9th, in conjunction with “Hockey Day in Canada”.

February 7, 2013