Wayne Gretzky Rookie Trading Card

Wayne gretzky hasnt played a professional game this century but hes still finding ways to set new records.

Wayne gretzky rookie trading card. You will first notice that the original opc wayne gretzky rookie has a yellow ink mark on his left shoulder. A wayne gretzky rookie card from 1979 sold for 465000 at an auction in atlantic city nj on thursday night. Get great deals on ebay. Collectors have just two wayne gretzky rookie cards to chase.

The sale which took place at the national sports collection convention is a. This is one of the main marks to show that the card is authentic. Many hockey legends have only one rookie card to their name. Here we explore each of them in detail to see what makes each of them unique.

The 1979 1980 o pee chee hockey card is one of the most iconic cards of the sport. Find wayne gretzky rookie card and wayne gretzky rookie card opc from a vast selection of sports trading cards. Four types of wayne gretzky rookie cards. 1979 topps 18 gretzky rookie card.

But other legends like mario lemieux and wayne gretzky have multiple rookie cards. The topps version of gretzkys rookie card is almost exactly the same as his opc rookie but its cardstock and print quality are higher. Centering is also a tough challenge for this card. On the opc card the text appears in english and french.

It goes without saying that wayne gretzky cards and memorabilia are among the most coveted not just in hockey circles but the entire hobby. Thats about five times less than its opc counterpart in the same condition. The 1979 1980 topps gretzky card has the same design and number as the first. Finding one in mint condition is therefore slightly easier but will still set you back around 6000.

They all have just one rookie card. A wayne gretzky rookie trading card sold at auction thursday at the national sports collectors convention for 465000 according to ken goldin the ceo of goldin auctions. Who manufactured wayne gretzky rookie cards. View wayne gretzky hockey card values based on real selling prices.

Two separate companies produced cards for wayne gretzkys rookie season.

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