Stupid Hockey Cards

In my 20 years of collecting, this may be the stupidest thing I have seen. This is what a 1980 -1981 Topps hockey card looks like.


This first question I would have is, who is on the card? To find out, one has to use a coin or fingernail to scratch off the top of the puck. So you really can’t have a mint condition card and know the name. This is how it looks afterward.


What was Topps thinking?


Bonus fact: This is a HOF rookie card.


2 Responses to “Stupid Hockey Cards”

  1. nighttimeowl Says:

    It really is ridiculous. So ridiculous that I’ve got to get a card from the set.

  2. buckstorecards Says:

    It’s even worse for the team leader cards. The entire bottom third of the card is black. Thankfully, the OPC cards weren’t like that.

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