2022-23 Upper Deck Series 2 Hockey Cards

2022-23 Upper Deck Series 2 Hockey Cards

Brand:

Product Details

User Rating:

Part two for the NHL's flagship product, 2022-23 Upper Deck Series 2 Hockey brings new inserts along with a fresh batch of Young Guns rookies to collect.

Hobby boxes again offer a large mix of inserts and parallels.

See also: 2021-22 Upper Deck Series 2 Hockey Cards

2022-23 Upper Deck Series 2 Base / Young Guns / UD Canvas

The 2022-23 Upper Deck Series 2 Hockey checklist adds 200 veterans and 50 Young Guns (1:6 packs) to the base set numbering.

Unlike Series 1, fans can find Young Guns cards for rookies debuting during the 2022-23 season.

The standard parallel selection supplies limited versions for the entire set.

2022-23 Upper Deck Series 2 Hockey Cards 1

2022-23 Upper Deck Series 2 Hockey Base Parallels Breakdown

Base (#251-450)

  • French - 1:30 packs
  • Clear Cut - 1:96 packs
  • Exclusives - #/100
  • High Gloss - #/10
Young Guns (#451-500)

  • French - 1:120 packs
  • Clear Cut - 1:288 packs
  • Exclusives - #/100
  • High Gloss - #/10

Collectors can also count on another run of UD Canvas cards, including one-of-one Printing Plates for each.

2022-23 Upper Deck Series 2 Hockey Cards 2

2022-23 Upper Deck Series 2 UD Canvas Rundown

  • UD Canvas Veterans (90 cards; #C121-C210) - 1:8 packs
  • UD Canvas Young Guns (30 cards; #C211-C240) - 1:48 packs
  • UD Canvas High Series Retired (15 cards; #C241-C255) - 1:192 packs
  • UD Canvas High Series Program of Excellence (15 cards; #C256-C270) - 1:192 packs

2022-23 Upper Deck Series 2 Hockey Inserts

Featuring continuations and debuts, the insert lineup for 2022-23 Upper Deck Series 2 Hockey is extensive.

Building on Series 1, look for the next group of Dazzlers, Honor Roll and UD Portraits Rookies cards.

2022-23 Upper Deck Series 2 Hockey Cards 3

Population Count (#PC31-PC60) is back, as well, offering versions limited to 1,000, 500, 100, 50, 25, 10, and one.

2022-23 Upper Deck Series 2 Hockey Cards 4

Other familiar sets include Day With The Cup (1:1,000 packs) and Fluorescence.

2022-23 Upper Deck Series 2 Hockey Cards 5

As for the new choices, Calder Candidates (1:37 packs) showcases top rookies, Greetings From (1:15 packs) pays tribute to the team's city or state, and Lunch Box Legends (30 cards; 1:16 packs) opts for a '70s style to celebrate top NHL names.

2022-23 Upper Deck Series 2 Hockey Cards 6

Even more newness arrives with World Juniors Grads (1:20 packs), celebrating the '92-93 design, and Instant Impressions (1:24 packs), which is an image-based series.

The acetate Highlighters is yet another debuting insert. Honoring top '21-22 performances, these rare pulls come in five different colors.

2022-23 Upper Deck Series 2 Hockey Cards 7

On top of that, Tins are home to a fresh batch of O-Pee-Chee Glossy Rookies (#RC11-RC20) with Copper and Gold parallels. These arrive via bonus pack.

2022-23 Upper Deck Series 2 Hockey Inserts Rundown

Calder Candidates

  • Base Insert - 1:37
  • Gold - 1:739
  • Printing Plates - 1/1

Dazzlers (#DZ-51-DZ-100)

  • Green - 1:6 (Blaster)
  • Orange - 1:10 (Fat Pack/Tin)
  • Red - 1:12 (Retail Box/Gravity)
  • Blue - 1:24
  • Blue Printing Plates - 1/1
  • Pink - 1:14

Fluorescence

  • Gold - #/150
  • Blue - #/50
  • Green - #/15
  • Magenta - #/5

Greetings From

  • Base Insert - 1:15
  • Gold - 1:300
  • Printing Plates - 1/1

Highlighters

  • Purple - 1:144 (Retail)
  • Yellow - 1:192
  • Orange - 1:576
  • Pink - 1:1,536
  • Green - 1:4,608
Honor Roll

  • Base Insert - 1:12
  • Rainbow - #/250
  • Gold Rainbow - #/25
  • Printing Plates - 1/1

Lunch Box Legends

  • Base Insert - 1:16
  • Gold - 1:320
  • Printing Plates - 1/1

UD Portraits Rookies 

  • Base (#P41-P70) - 1:14
  • Silver - #/99
  • Printing Plates - 1/1

UD Portraits SP Rookies 

  • SP (#P71-P80) - 1:120
  • Silver - #/25
  • Printing Plates - 1/1

World Juniors Grads

  • Base Insert - 1:20
  • Gold - 1:384
  • Printing Plates - 1/1

2022-23 Upper Deck Series 2 Hockey Relics

While traditional autograph and relic hits aren't a major focus in 2022-23 Upper Deck Series 2 Hockey, each Hobby box has one card that counts as a hit. This can be a Clear Cut parallel, Highlighters insert, memorabilia card, or something else.

A Series 2 staple, chase Rookie Materials relics (1:144 packs) and Patches (#/25).

2022-23 Upper Deck Series 2 Hockey Cards 8

Retail formats offer exclusive Rookie Materials Retro cards at 1:144 packs with Patch (#/15) parallels.

Estimated Release Date: February 15, 2023
Hobby Configuration: 8 cards per pack, 24 packs per box, 12 boxes per case

2022-23 Upper Deck Series 2 Hockey Hobby Box Break Average

  • 1 Clear Cut Parallel, Highlighters Insert, Rookie Materials or Other Hit Card
  • 6 Young Guns Cards
  • 5 Inserts (Calder Candidates, Greetings From, Lunch Box Legends and/or World Juniors Grads)
  • 4 UD Canvas
  • 2 UD Portraits Rookies Inserts
  • 2 Honor Roll Inserts
  • 1 Regular Base Set or Young Guns French Parallel
  • 1 Instant Impressions Insert
  • 1 Dazzlers Blue Insert
  • 1 Additional Insert

2022-23 Upper Deck Series 2 Hockey Hobby Case Break Average

  • 2 Rookie Materials
  • 6 UD Canvas High Series and/or Program of Excellence
  • 4 Base Clear Cut Parallels (3 Regular, 1 Young Guns)
  • 3 Gold Insert Parallels (Calder Candidates, Greetings From, Lunch Box Legends and/or World Juniors Grads)
  • 2 Highlighters Yellow and/or Orange
  • 2 Dazzlers Pink

Card Gallery:

These are mock-up images and not final cards. Designs and contents are subject to change. 

Set Checklist

2022-23 Upper Deck Series 2 Hockey Checklist

 

The checklist will be added as soon as it is available.

 

Shop Boxes

Shop for 2022-23 Upper Deck Series 2 Hockey Hobby Boxes

Here are the top deals on Hobby boxes currently listed on eBay.

 

Top eBay Listings

Trey Treutel  |  E-Mail Author
Trey is a lifelong sports fanatic. He is a huge fan of the NBA and NFL, as well as soccer, college basketball and college football. As a kid, he collected football and basketball cards. In more recent years, he started collecting basketball cards again on a whim and has since expanded to other sports and entertainment options.

    Review This Product

    Rate this product from 1 to 5 stars using the following rating scale:
    1 Star - Avoid this product like the plague
    2 Stars - Below Average Product
    3 Stars - Average Product
    4 Stars - Excellent Product
    5 Stars - Incredible Product

    Please explain your rating below.