Ryan Nugent-Hopkins Rookie Cards and Autograph Memorabilia Guide

Ryan Nugent-Hopkins

Date of Birth: 4/12/1993
Rookie Card Year: 2011-12
Investment Rating: 7.0


Overview

The future looks bright for Ryan Nugent-Hopkins cards and memorabilia. A key piece on an Edmonton Oilers roster that's loaded with young standouts, it's only a matter of time before the team becomes a prairie powerhouse once again. That said, it feels like we've been saying that for a while now. When Edmonton does start winning, more and more collectors are likely to get wind of the talented youngster.

Nugent-Hopkins was hardly a secret when he made his NHL debut during the 2011-12 season. The first pick in the 2011 NHL Draft, expectations were high for the high-scoring center. Even though a shoulder injury kept him out of 20 games, Nugent-Hopkins still managed to tie Gabriel Landeskog for the most rookie points.

Looking to the future, Ryan Nugent-Hopkins cards have a lot of upside. He's part of an immensely talented team that is going to show a lot of flash and offense. Don't be surprised if you hear some comparisons to the Oilers dynasty of the 1980s. Those might be a little unfair, but the team still has the potential to make Edmonton the City of Champions once again.

Collectors have more than 20 different Ryan Nugent-Hopkins rookie cards to choose from. However, few of them are easy pulls. All are either short prints or low-numbered cards in high-end products. This is great for those who loved autographed rookies and premium first-year cards. However, this also means a lack of affordable options for collectors on a tight budget. The most readily available cards are his O-Pee-Chee rookie, which was actually available in 2011-12 Upper Deck Series 2 packs, and his 2011-12 Upper Deck Young Guns short print, which is in Series 1 packs.

Top Ryan Nugent-Hopkins Rookie Card

2011-12 Upper Deck The Cup Ryan Nugent-Hopkins RC #180 Autographed Patch #/99

Ryan Nugent-Hopkins The Cup RC

The Cup brand dominates the rookie card landscape in hockey and this card of Nugent-Hopkins is no different. Combining all of the elements collectors demand; large player photo, multi-color patch, on-card signature and a low print run (#/99) produces a top-notch card of the future superstar.

2011-12 Panini Dominion Ryan Nugent-Hopkins RC #188 Autographed Patch #/99

Ryan Nugent-Hopkins Dominion RC

The Dominion rookie card also combines all the elements in a similar vertical design, as that of The Cup. Produced in an equal print run of 99 total cards, it is slightly more affordable while still delivering content and value.

2011-12 Upper Deck Ultimate Collection Ryan Nugent-Hopkins RC #121 Autograph #/99

Ryan Nugent-Hopkins Ultimate RC

The Ultimate Collection RC card is incredibly popular to have graded. Lacking the memorabilia of the aforementioned cards, does not in anyway hut this cards value. Featuring an on-card signature and serial numbered to just 99 total copies makes this another heavily desired Ryan Nugent-Hopkins rookie card.

Top eBay Listings

2011 12 PANINI SPRING EXPO RYAN NUGENT-HOPKINS RC #RC1 #d 299
$9.87

Oilers Rexall Concourse Banner Nugent-Hopkins 2013 Strike Year Smid Autographed
$196.93

13 14 Select Youth Explosion Auto Ryan Nugent-Hopkins 33 25 Prism
$80.00

Oilers Rexall Concourse Banner Ryan Nugent-Hopkins 2013 Strike Year Ladi Smid
$129.93

2011 12 Upper Deck Series 1 UD Canvas #C120 Young Guns Checklist Nugent Hopkins
$12.16

11-12 Pinnacle Ryan Nugent-Hopkins Winter Classic Rookie Card RC #WC3 Mint Rare
$29.99

RC 100 RYAN NUGENT HOPKINS CONTENDERS JERSEY PATCH AUTO autographs 2011 11 12
$152.01

Ryan Nugent-Hopkins & Anton Lander 11 12 Titanium Autograph #43 50
$150.00

Ryan Nugent-Hopkins 11 12 Panini Limited Autograph Logo Patch Rookie #114 299
$100.00

Ryan Nugent-Hopkins 12 13 Panini Prime Autograph #03 10
$200.00

Ryan Nugent-Hopkins 11 12 Panini Limited Autograph Game Used Jersey Rookie 36 99
$150.00

2x 50 TAYLOR HALL RYAN NUGENT HOPKINS ULTIMATE ROOKIE JERSEY SIGNED AUTO
$152.77

2013-14 Artifacts Sapphire #88 Ryan Nugent-Hopkins 85 - NM-MT
$5.00

2011-12 Titanium EBERLE HEMSKY NUGENT-HOPKINS KHABIBULIN 4 Star Quad Jersey 75
$46.00

Oilers Rexall Concourse Banner Nugent-Hopkins Hall Eberle 2011-12 Autographed
$330.93

2012-2013 12-13 Panini Prime Trios ERS Hopkins Jones and Cornet 31 100 Card #10
$5.00
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Rookie Cards

Ryan Nugent-Hopkins Rookie Card Checklist

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2011 12 PANINI SPRING EXPO RYAN NUGENT-HOPKINS RC #RC1 #d 299
$9.87

11-12 Pinnacle Ryan Nugent-Hopkins Winter Classic Rookie Card RC #WC3 Mint Rare
$29.99

RC 100 RYAN NUGENT HOPKINS CONTENDERS JERSEY PATCH AUTO autographs 2011 11 12
$152.01

Ryan Nugent-Hopkins 11 12 Panini Limited Autograph Logo Patch Rookie #114 299
$100.00

Ryan Nugent-Hopkins 11 12 Panini Limited Autograph Game Used Jersey Rookie 36 99
$150.00

2x 50 TAYLOR HALL RYAN NUGENT HOPKINS ULTIMATE ROOKIE JERSEY SIGNED AUTO
$152.77

wOw!RC 25 RYAN NUGENT HOPKINS ULTIMATE ROOKIES PATCH JERSEY AUTO UD 2011 11 12
$304.02

RC BLACK 10 RYAN NUGENT HOPKINS QUAD JERSEY PATCH AUTO 2011 11 12 PRIME ROOKIES
$190.01

wOw! 99 RYAN NUGENT HOPKINS ROOKIE JERSEY SICK PATCH AUTO 2011 11 12 DOMINION
$608.04

11-12 Panini Elite RC Rookie New Breed RYAN NUGENT-HOPKINS Patch 25
$69.99

11-12 SP Authentic Ryan-Nugent Hopkins Rookie HoloFX Insert Card #RFX7
$9.95

RC 35 RYAN NUGENT HOPKINS LANDESKOG UD ULTIMATE rookie DUOS PATCHES 2011 11 12
$67.64

RARE 499 LEAF BEST of RYAN NUGENT HOPKINS SPx AUTO jersey ROOKIE UD 2011 11 12
$105.65

BGS 9.5 93 RYAN NUGENT HOPKINS GAME USED SIGNIFICANT NUMBERS ROOKIE 2011 11 12
$105.65

wOw! 75 RYAN NUGENT HOPKINS SIGNATURE PATCH AUTO 2011 11 12 THE CUP ROOKIE
$98.05

2011-12 Upper Deck 2 Rookie Materials card of Ryan Nugent-Hopkins
$20.00
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Autograph Guide

Ryan Nugent-Hopkins Autographed Memorabilia Buying Guide

Below you will find an example of what Ryan Nugent-Hopkins'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. Reputable authentication companies include JSA, PSA, Panini Authentic and Mounted Memories to name a few. Click on any of the images below to view full size photos.

Ryan Nugent-Hopkins Cut Signature Exemplar

Ryan Nugent-Hopkins Key Signature Attributes: An authentic Ryan Nugent-Hopkins signature autograph will exhibit several distinguishing characteristics. Regardless of  the type of item or when it was signed, look for, at least some of, the following signature features:

  1. The signature is written on a horizontal plane with just a slight angle
  2. More a series of indecipherable hieroglyphics than actual letters, they all lean to the right
  3. The letter "R" is very dramatic and resembles a stick figure with only one arm as the loop is written almost on top of the character as compared to how you normally see it to the right
  4. The next three characters resemble the number "27" with the "7" being crossed, this cross flows into the next charater that looks like a lower case "t'
  5. His jersey number "93" is usually present

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Top eBay Listings

Ryan Nugent-Hopkins Edmonton Oilers Autographed Signed 8x10 Photograph (JSA)
$27.95

RYAN NUGENT-HOPKINS SIGNED EDMONTON OILERS STICK PSA DNA AUTHENTICATED
$149.99

Ryan Nugent-Hopkins signed Edmonton Oilers Hockey Puck JSA
$49.99

Autographed Signed RYAN NUGENT-HOPKINS Oilers Official Game Puck PSA DNA COA
$54.99

Ryan Nugent-Hopkins Edmonton Oilers Autographed Signed 8x10 Photograph (JSA)
$27.95

Ryan nugent hopkins authentic reebok 52 signed jersey gai ga global authentics
$75.00

Ryan Nugent Hopkins signed *Edmonton Oilers* hockey jersey PSA DNA Authenticated
$350.00

RYAN NUGENT-HOPKINS - Signed "EDMONTON OILERS" 8x10 Photo - GA GAI GLOBAL COA
$53.99

RYAN NUGENT-HOPKINS SIGNED EDMONTON OILERS JERSEY CALDER PROOF LICENSED JSA
$319.99

Ryan Nugent-Hopkins Oilers Signed Auto 11x14 PHOTO PSA DNA
$99.99

Ryan Nugent-Hopkins Oilers Signed Auto 8x10 PHOTO PSA DNA COA
$69.99

Ryan Nugent-Hopkins Signed Puck JSA Cert #I23313 Edmonton Oilers COA
$97.99

Ryan Nugent-Hopkins Signed Puck JSA Cert #I23312 Edmonton Oilers COA
$97.99

Ryan Nugent-Hopkins Signed 11x14 Color Photograph JSA Auto Photo Edmonton Oilers
$69.00

RYAN NUGENT-HOPKINS SIGNED EDMONTON OILERS 11X14 PHOTO W GAI COA !! HOT !
$140.00

RYAN NUGENT-HOPKINS SIGNED 11X14 EDMONTON OILERS PHOTO W GAI COA !! ROY?
$130.00
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Ryan is a former member of The Cardboard Connection Writing Staff. His collecting origins began with winter bike rides to the corner store, tossing a couple of quarters onto the counter and peddling home with a couple packs of O-Pee-Chee hockey in his pocket. Today, he continues to build sets, go after inserts with cool technologies, chase Montreal Expos and finish off his John Jaha master collection.

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