Tag Archives: 1958-59 topps

How on earth is this a PSA 6?

I have very little use for graded cards in principle, but I am a big fan of the PSA 6. A good PSA 6 card will still look like it just came out of a pack, but the centering is … Continue reading

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Another Expo in the books

The Spring and Fall Expos are three days of card-filled fun and frolic of which I get to experience the first 90 minutes – if I’m lucky.  As such, I need a fairly specific plan when I get there just … Continue reading

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Seeking ’59s, finding ’58s

When I finished my last project, I really wasn’t in the mood to start another one.   In theory, I should have just moved on to 1962-63 Topps and Parkhurst since they’re next in line, but neither set is really all … Continue reading

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This is going to be a (winter) classic!

It’s probably not going to be popular with everyone, but I’m pretty pumped about the next Winter Classic.  Toronto/Detroit could be an interesting matchup on a lot of levels, but at the very least, it should be a good game … Continue reading

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Fearless Predictions (and a ’58-59 Terry Sawchuk)

Having gone to the drug store and perused the various hockey publications and all their expert predictions, I am now in a position to make my own.  Interestingly, my take is exactly the same as everyone else’s and it won’t … Continue reading

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