2018-19 Upper Deck MVP Hockey CardsBrand: MVP
Celebrating 20 years in the hobby, 2018-19 Upper Deck MVP Hockey again marks the beginning of the new NHL collecting season.
The early-year release maintains its reputation as a moderately-priced set that offers top incoming rookies via redemption cards.
2018-19 Upper Deck MVP Hockey Base / Parallels
Similar to 2017-18, the 2018-19 Upper Deck MVP Hockey checklist brings a 250-card base set that includes High-Series Base Short Prints at 1:2 packs.
There are also Silver Script (6 per box) and Puzzle Back parallels (5-6 per box), plus low-numbered Super Script (#/25) and Black Script (#/5) versions. Gold Script parallels, numbered to 150, are Blaster exclusives.
2018-19 Upper Deck MVP Hockey Rookie Redemptions
Kicking off the '18-19 NHL rookie class, 2018-19 Upper Deck MVP Hockey features the normal Division Rookie Redemptions sets for notable first-year players in the Atlantic, Central, Metropolitan, and Pacific Divisions, and the rare 2018 #1 Overall Draft Pick Redemption cards. The rookie redemption cards average one per case.
2018-19 Upper Deck MVP Hockey Inserts/Buybacks
Honoring the anniversary of the UD brand that began in 1998-99, the 20th Anniversary Silver Script Tribute set features 100 cards that combine to average 1:5 Hobby packs. Utilizing Spectrum Light FX technology, the Colors and Contours die-cuts include parallels like Gold (#/198) and Purple (#/8) for the full insert line.
Falling three per box, NHL Player Credentials cards mimic the look of an ID card. The insert set includes Autograph editions that act as a case hit.
In addition, there are special stamped Buybacks from 1998-99 Upper Deck MVP. Each buyback is numbered to 20 copies.
Estimated Release Date: August 2018
Product Configuration: 8 cards per pack, 20 packs per box, 20 boxes per case
2018-19 Upper Deck MVP Hockey Hobby Box Break Average
- 10 High-Series Base Short Prints
- 5-6 Puzzle Back Parallels
- 6 Silver Script Parallels
- 4 20th Anniversary Tribute Inserts
- 3 NHL Player Credentials Inserts
2018-19 Upper Deck MVP Hockey Hobby Case Hits Average
- 1 Rookie Redemption
- at least 1 NHL Player Credentials Autograph
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