Over the course of the past few weeks, Panini has listed the short prints found in both 2011-12 Elite Hockey and 2011-12 Contenders Hockey. Now it’s time for the super short prints or the SSPs.


2011-12 Elite Hockey

Elite Rookies Auto Variations  card #
Ryan Nugent-Hopkins 269
Gabriel Landeskog 279
Social Signatures
Michael Grabner 4
Elite Signings
Tyler Seguin 8
Taylor Hall 16
Nathan Horton 44
Max Pacioretty 49
Eric Staal 78
Chris Neil 85
Cal Clutterbuck 89
Alexander Semin 95
Elite Materials Jersey
Antoine Vermette 3
2011-12 Contenders Hockey
Teemu Selanne 1
Steve Yzerman 18
Chris Pronger 45
Jaromir Jagr 48
Mario Lemieux 55
Sidney Crosby 56
Daniel Sedin 63
Henrik Sedin 64
Teemu Selanne 70
NHL Ink Duals
Joe Sakic/Steve Yzerman 2
Ryan Nugent-Hopkins/Gabriel Landeskog 7
Brett Hull/Bobby Hull 8
Brandon Saad/Bobby Hull 9
Patrick Roy/ Carey Price 12
Tyler Seguin/Jordan Caron 13
Contenders Matchups Booklets
Boston/Toronto 4
Philadelphia/Pittsburgh 18
New York Rangers/New Jersey 19
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Are you curious as to how Panini re-imagined their Contenders brand for hockey in 2011-12?

Check it out!

2011-12 Contenders Hockey from Panini is currently available for order at Canada Card World.

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After seven long seasons away, the Titanium brand will return to the ice with Panini’s early-June release of 2011-12 Titanium Hockey. The product will deliver one autograph or memorabilia card in every pack. It also marks the return of Titanium Rookie Cards numbered to the featured player’s jersey number.

“Each pack of Titanium Hockey will provide collectors with either a memorabilia or autograph card from some of the biggest rookies and stars in the league,” Barr said. “The return of NHL Rookie Cards serial numbered to each player’s jersey number could provide some of the most exciting pulls of the hockey card season thus far.”

Check out some images:

2011-12 Titanium Hockey from Panini is currently available for pre-order at Canada Card World.

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Former Major League Baseball player Dmitri Young spent many years putting together one of the world’s finest baseball card collections. The Dmitri Young Collection consisted of only cards graded Gem Mint PSA 10. Using SCP Auctions, Young sold his collection this past week and scattered the once unfathomable grouping of cards to collectors everywhere.

Of the nearly 500 baseball cards listed, 10 of them went for over $50,000US each. The most impressive figure was attained by the PSA 10 1955 Topps Roberto Clemente, which closed at $432,690US. In second place, a PSA 10 1954 Topps Hank Aaron sold for $357,594US.

But what about Young himself? Did anyone care about the cards of Dmitri Young which were graded as PSA 10 and were also a part of this collection? Here are those results:

  • 1992 UD MINOR LEAGUE #274 DMITRI YOUNG PSA 10 – $66.00US
  • 1992 UD #58 DMITRI YOUNG PSA 10 – $110.40US

For those who couldn’t afford the big cards in Young’s collection, winning an auction for a rookie card of the man who put the collection together may have been the next best… and coolest thing.

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Come join us on Facebook this weekend for a chance at free packs!

And in Canada, this is a long weekend. So that means more contests!

If you don’t already ‘Like’ us on Facebook, search for us and ‘Like’s us so that you can be kept up-to-date on all of the free swag! And the more ‘Likes’ we get, the better the prizes will become. You may not win but you definitely cannot lose!

Good luck and get guessing!

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