2019-20 Upper Deck Engrained Hockey Cards
2019-20 Upper Deck Engrained Hockey again offers NHL collectors a variety of hockey stick relics and wood-themed designs.
Similar to the 2018-19 debut, each Hobby box has one Signature Shots autograph and two additional hits.
2019-20 Upper Deck Engrained Hockey Base / Inserts
Mimicking the lock and feel of wood, the 2019-20 Upper Deck Engrained Hockey base set features a 100-card set done in an oak style. Identifying key rookies alongside top players of past and present, the base oak cards come on 60-point stock with a print run of 299.
Limited parallels consist of Mahogany (#/99), Ebony (#/49) and Rosewood (1/1). As far as the box hits, the Oak and Mahogany cards are counted as a base hit, while the Ebony and Rosewood editions fall into the insert/low-numbered parallel classification.
Innovative inserts include the 50-card carbon fiber Synthesis (1:2) and Blue (#/99) parallels, plus solid wood Carved in Time (1:7) with laser-engraved images.
2019-20 Upper Deck Engrained Hockey Autographs / Relics
Building on the main set, the 2019-20 Upper Deck Engrained Hockey checklist adds a hit element to the base cards via autographs, relics and auto relics.
2019-20 Upper Deck Engrained Hockey Base Auto / Relic Parallel Breakdown
- Stars Auto - 1:8
- Legends Auto - 1:15
- Rookies Auto - 1:3
Base Premium Memorabilia
- Stars Mahogany Relics - #'d
- Legends Mahogany Relics - #'d
- Rookies Mahogany Relics - #'d
Base Premium Memorabilia Autograph
- Stars Ebony Auto Relics - #'d
- Legends Ebony Auto Relics - #'d
- Rookies Ebony Auto Relics - #'d
- Stars Rosewood Auto Relics - 1/1
- Legends Rosewood Auto Relics - 1/1
- Rookies Rosewood Auto Relics - 1/1
As one of the three hits per box, Signature Shots delivers a trio of player groupings. This includes rookies, legends and current standouts with the autographs done on manufactured carbon fiber or wood pieces.
2019-20 Upper Deck Engrained Hockey Signature Shots Parallel Breakdown
- Signature Shots - #'d
- Signature Shots Red Stick - #/10
- Signature Shots Blue - 1/1
- Legendary - #'d
- Legendary Red Ink - #/10
- Legendary Gold Ink - 1/1
- Rookie Tier 1 - #/249
- Rookie Tier 2 - #/149
- Rookie Red Stick Tier 1 - #/99
- Rookie Red Stick Tier 2 - #/35
- Rookie Blue Stick - 1/1
Really getting into the hockey stick action, the 100-card Remnants (#/100) boasts game-used stick pieces, adding numbered Rare Remnants and Rare Remnants Signatures versions.
Complete Sticks ups that to a trio of game-used stick relics. These come signed and unsigned, with both options numbered to 25 copies.
Hunting more autographs? Be on the lookout for Carved in Time Signatures (1:30), Signature Flexures (1:12), Synthesis Auto (1:5) and Synthesis Gold Auto (#'d).
In terms of the top chase cards for 2019-20 Upper Deck Engrained Hockey, two different one-of-one inserts are likely to see the most attention. Distinguishing Marks (1/1) takes the stick game to the next level with distinct markings from the hockey stick.
And, a highlight from last year, Dual Stick Nameplates (1/1) pairs 30 NHL superstars with their nameplate relics.
Finally, the Honorary Engravings (#/100) cards should contain manufactured trophy nameplates.
Estimated Release Date: April 29, 2020
Product Configuration: 6 cards per pack, 1 pack per box, 10 boxes per case
2019-20 Upper Deck Engrained Hockey Hobby Box Break Average
- 1 Signature Shots Autograph
- 2 Additional Autographs / Relics
- 1 Rookie Base, 1 Star/Legend Base and 1 Insert/Parallel Card
These are mock-up images and not final cards. Designs and contents are subject to change.