Pelle and the Flyers

Pelle Lindbergh, what a waste. The Flyers were coming off a Stanley Cup Final season. It looked like they had finally solved their goaltending situation that had always been their downfall. But in November 1986, Lindbergh died at age 26 in a single-car accident five months after winning the Vezina Trophy as the NHL's top…

8 Sets, 1 Trade

Today is a bit all over the place with modern cards as I picked up 11 cards from 8 different sets in one go. This happens when I match up with someone and have lots to trade and I like to go through and pick a bunch of different options in return, or they only…

A Quarter Of The Way

The 2018-19 O-Pee-Chee Coast to Coast Canadian Tire set has really caught my eye for some reason. So when I was offered a bunch in a recent trade with Jessi (MasterofPuppets) on TCDB I did not hesitate to say yes. The trade was easily put together and a bunch of them came my way.  58…

1 is the loneliest number

I know it's frustrating to be one card away from completing a set, but what about the other extreme? Of course having 0 cards from a set is an easy thing. I have 0 cards from hundreds perhaps thousands of sets that are cool.  But what about 1 card? My goal is to complete the…