Panini Peek Preview: 2012-13 Score Hockey

June 20, 2012

The good news: Score Hockey returns for the new season in August to once again provide the best bang for a buck in the hockey collecting universe. The better news: That bang will be more profound than ever before.

For starters, 2012-13 Score Hockey is scheduled to arrive in early August, which means — for the first time since its triumphant return to the market two years ago — that it will be live well before the start of the season to capitalize on intense collector anticipation.

What’s more, 2012-13 Score Hockey will deliver more than 40 new Rookie Cards featuring players who skated during the 2011-12 NHL season but after the 2012 NHL All-Star Game. There’s the glorious arrival of the black-and-white Team Score insert . . . RCs seeded one in every other packs . . . four autographs per case . . . one Gold Rush parallel per box . . . one Gold Rush Hot Rookie per box . . . and a minimum of 12 additional inserts per box. All for just $1 per pack.

Yes, 2012-13 Score Hockey will remain just $1 per pack.

Other highlights include:

  • The Franchise Retro retail-exclusive insert featuring legendary members of Original Six NHL franchises including rare autographed versions
  • The all-new Score Signatures autographed insert including the most popular players in the NHL
  • The Check-It insert makes its long-awaited return to Score showcasing the hardest hitters in the league from today and yesterday
  • The First Goal insert honoring the historic first goals of the 2011-12 season

Stay tuned to The Knight’s Lance for additional updates on 2012-13 Score Hockey. But for now, enjoy this extended first look at 2012-13 Score Hockey . . .