2019-20 Upper Deck Premier Hockey CardsBrand: Premier
Making hard-signed cards a priority, 2019-20 Upper Deck Premier Hockey keeps the premium NHL card brand on course with four hits in every six-card box.
That should break down to one acetate autograph patch, one additional autograph and two relic cards per Hobby box.
See also: 2018-19 Upper Deck Premier Hockey Cards
2019-20 Upper Deck Premier Hockey Base / Parallels
Joining the hits, each box of 2019-20 Upper Deck Premier Hockey comes with two base cards. Collectors can expect one each from the base Stars (#/299 or #/199) and base Rookies (#/299 or #/199) subsets.
The base set also gives way to multiple parallel hits. That includes on-card Platinum Blue Spectrum Auto parallels printed on 60-point stock and numbered to three copies.
2019-20 Upper Deck Premier Hockey Base Auto/Relic Breakdown
- Silver Spectrum - 1:8 packs
- Platinum Blue Spectrum - #/3
- Silver Spectrum Tier 1 - 1:3 packs
- Silver Spectrum Tier 2 - 1:30 packs
- Platinum Blue Spectrum - #/3
- Jersey - 1:5 packs
- Premium Materials - #'d
- Fight Strap - #/5
- Neckline/Collar - #/3
- Rookie Jersey - 1:3 packs
- Rookie Patch Tier 1 - #/49
- Rookie Patch Tier 2 - #/15
- Rookie Fight Strap - #/15
- Rookie Neckline/Collar - #/3
2019-20 Upper Deck Premier Hockey Acetate Autograph Patches
In terms of the two autographs in each box, one should be an on-card acetate autograph relic insert. The rookies start at 249 copies (or less) and the stars are capped at 49 copies (or less).
2019-20 Upper Deck Premier Hockey Acetate Autograph Patch Parallel Breakdown
- Stars Tier 1 - #/49
- Stars Tier 2 - #/25
- Stars Tier 3 - #/10
- Stars Gold Spectrum - #/5
- Stars Platinum Blue - 1/1
- Rookie Tier 1 - #/249
- Rookie Tier 2 - #/149
- Rookie Tier 3 - #/99
- Rookie Tier 1 Gold Spectrum - #/49
- Rookie Tier 2 Gold Spectrum - #/25
- Rookie Platinum Blue - 1/1
2019-20 Upper Deck Premier Hockey Autographs / Relics
However, that's not all the acetate in the 2019-20 Upper Deck Premier Hockey checklist. More young talent comes in the Acetate Rookie Auto line (#/149) with Gold Spectrum (#/49) and Platinum Blue (1/1) parallels. There are new Acetate Rookie Auto Horizontal Variant cards that feature as many as 50 rookies in the hard-signed set.
Debuting in 2019-20 Premier Hockey, Pursuing Greatness Signatures offers on-card autographs from 15 top players and rookies done on 140-point stock.
Other possible autographs include numbered Premier Attractions Rookie Auto Patch (#/99 or #/49), Premier Attractions Veteran Auto Patch (#/99 or #/25), Signature Award Winners and Signature Champions cards.
Also new, the 2003-04 Premier Collection Retro Plexi Autos set highlights NHL rookies (1:44), stars (1:57) and legends (1:103)
The 2002-03 Premier Collection Retro Super Rookie Auto Patch (#/99) insert is another throwback choice. Unsigned relics include 2002-03 Premier Collection Retro Jersey (#/49), Patch (#/5), Dual Jersey (#/25), Dual Patch (#/5), and Super Rookie Non-Auto Patch (#/10).
And then there's the storied Mega Patch set. All versions are from a game-worn jersey, including Chest Logos, Commemorative Logos, Shoulder Logos and Sleeve Numbers. On top of that, every Mega Patch is hand-numbered to 25 or less.
Other 2019-20 Upper Deck Premier Hockey Relics
- Memorable Premiers Jersey - 1:5
- Memorable Premiers Patch - #/10
- Premier Rookie Backdrop Swatches Jersey - #/99
- Premier Rookie Backdrop Swatches Patch - #/5
- Premier Swatches Jersey - #/99
- Premier Swatches Premium Relics - #'d
- Premier Duals Jersey - #/99
- Premier Duals Premium Relics Tier 1 - #/15
- Premier Duals Premium Relics Tier 2 - #/5
- Premier Trios Jersey - #/49
- Premier Trios Premium Relics Tier 1 - #/10
- Premier Trios Premium Relics Tier 2 - #/5
- Premier Quads Jersey - #/25
- Premier Quads Premium Relics Tier 1 - #/10
- Premier Quads Premium Relics Tier 2 - #/5
Estimated Release Date: June 24, 2020
Product Configuration: 6 cards per pack, 1 pack per box, 10 boxes per case (2 inners)
2018-19 Upper Deck Premier Hockey Hobby Box Break Average
- 1 Acetate Autograph Patch and 1 Additional Autograph
- 2 Memorabilia Cards
- 2 Base Cards (1 Star and 1 Rookie)
These are mock-up images and not final cards. Designs and contents are subject to change.