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Old 04-11-2013, 07:26 PM   #12 (permalink)
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Originally Posted by clearblue View Post
It just means that hockey collectors are only interested in true rookie cards and not the ridiculous parallels. I personally dislike it when companies produce 5-6 levels/varients of a card. It's silly. Now look what Panini is doing. They created an orange parallel set to specifically sell individual cards by auction. Brutal.
I haven't heard of the orange parellel thing? Do you have a link to that?

But it's not just Panini. Every company has begun to parallel the heck out of stuff. But I would agree, where rare parallels are HUGE sellers in all other sports, hockey collectors just don't seem to interested in it.
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