Rookie Card Year: 2008-09
Investment Rating: 7.5
Claude Giroux is one of the most dynamic young players in the NHL. He has quickly established his presence with speed and chippy play. His knack for finding the open man has elevated the players around him. His ability to find the opposing goalie's weakness has made him a scoring threat from anywhere on the ice. His willingness to step up and go toe to toe with the opponents top players has made his a fan favorite in Philly. Claude Giroux cards are also becoming a favorite among many collectors.
Opponents have shown the centre great respect by putting their best defensive players up against him. Once thought to be too small for the rigors of the NHL, Giroux has proven that he is a star working his way towards being one of the game's elite.
As Giroux's star power on the ice grows, so too does his hobby presence. Collectors have caught on to Claude Giroux cards and prices have risen in recent years. Giroux's jersey sales are also among the best in the NHL.
Claude Giroux has more than 20 different rookie cards, most of which are fairly inexpensive. The Flyers have already been to the Stanley Cup finals once under his leadership. Should Philadelphia hoist Lord Stanley in the near future, Claude Giroux cards will soar. Now is a great time to get in on the action.
Claude Giroux Rookie Card Checklist
Budget Rookie Cards
Mid-Range Rookie Cards
Premium Rookie Cards
- 2008-09 Be a Player #210 #/99
- 2008-09 O-Pee-Chee Premier #70 Autographed Jersey #/299
- 2008-09 SP Authentic #237 Autograph #/999
- 2008-09 SPx #179 Autographed Jersey #/999
- 2008-09 The Cup #125 Autographed Jersey #/249
- 2008-09 UD Black #46 Autograph #/399
- 2008-09 Upper Deck Ultimate Collection #66 Autograph #/399
2008-09 Ultra #204 Claude Giroux RC - NM-MT
2008-09 Upper Deck Young Guns Rookie card #235 of Claude Giroux
2012-13 O-Pee-Chee Red #414 Claude Giroux
2010-11 Upper Deck 20th Anniversary Parallel #57 Claude Giroux
Claude Giroux Autographed Memorabilia Buying Guide
Below you will find an example of what Claude Giroux's authentic signature looks like. This can be used as a first point of reference for determining the legitimacy of autograph memorabilia, but is not a substitute for having your items authenticated by a well-respected professional autograph authentication company. Some of the trusted sources within the sports memorabilia market include the following companies: PSA, JSA, Tristar, and Mounted Memories. Click on any of the images below to view full size photos.
Claude Giroux Cut Signature Exemplar
Claude Giroux Key Signature Attributes: An authentic Claude Giroux signature autograph will exhibit several distinguishing characteristics. Regardless of the type of item or when it was signed, look for the following signature features:
- A very quickly written signature at a right-leaning and slightly downward angle below the horizontal plane.
- The letter "C" is legible and exhibits a tail off the top of the letter to the left.
- The letter "C" flows into a discernible letter "l."
- The rest of the letters are implied in the first name.
- Coming off the letter "l", the pen does not lift and goes into a "G" with a closed loop top.
- The rest of the letters are not legible but can be inferred to be "r-i-x."
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