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Old 12-27-2010, 10:40 PM   #1 (permalink)
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Default anyone seen 10/11 OPC retail yet?

Went looking today - maybe to be stocked this week??
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Old 12-27-2010, 10:42 PM   #2 (permalink)
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No. Hobby is still cheap, why retail may I ask?
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Brings back memories buying a few packs at the store. I have weaned myself from nearly all other retail, but this was how I spent my allowance between 1975 and 1986.
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Old 12-28-2010, 01:13 AM   #4 (permalink)
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Default re: anyone seen 10/11 OPC retail yet?

I'm with you for the most part there, ripped my fair share of wax as a kid...but knowing what we know now about the hobby, why wouldn't you spend your hard earned $$ on hobby packs? The value is much higher, is it not?


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Brings back memories buying a few packs at the store. I have weaned myself from nearly all other retail, but this was how I spent my allowance between 1975 and 1986.
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Old 12-29-2010, 02:17 AM   #5 (permalink)
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Saw it today at Target, standard box as well as the 4.99 "value packs" or whatever, I suppose those would be good if your looking to only set build. Also saw Retail Donruss for the first time, got a nice Boys of Winter jersey of...Boll I think? I don't remember I left it in my car.
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Old 12-29-2010, 08:07 AM   #6 (permalink)
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Some retail products have excluisve cards or Jumbo cards, especially like the tins. I really have no idea about the O-Pee-Chee this year, but before tins had Bobby Orr exclusive cards in each. Artifacts has the single swatch retail jersey cards , which look pretty cool. I know Victory Rack Packs had the exclusive red parallels. And Upper Deck Series one fat packs(?) had exclusive inserts. I am pretty sure they are *retail* , and they do offer unique things really.
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