Prime Examples Part 2: More Hand-Picked Patches Headed to 2011-12 Prime Hockey

June 19, 2012

Here’s one way we know for sure that hardcore hockey collectors are waiting on the edge of their seats for the debut of 2011-12 Prime Hockey in just a couple of weeks: The gallery we brought you two weeks ago today showcasing the oversized — and largely overwhelming — memorabilia pieces hand-picked for the set’s Prime Colors insert is one of our most-viewed posts of the last 30 days.

Well, today we present the highly anticipated follow-up gallery detailing even more of the massive 2 inch-by-3 inch memorabilia magic hand-selected by Panini America NHL gurus Chris Barr and Karvin Cheung specifically for the unique Prime Colors insert.

Today’s splendid sneak peek includes game-worn memorabilia from such NHL legends as Stan Mikita, Bobby Clarke, Mark Messier and Curtis Joseph; and current superstars such as Tim Thomas, Sidney Crosby and more. We’ll have plenty more on 2011-12 Prime Hockey in the coming weeks right here on The Knight’s Lance. But for now, just enjoy the brilliance of what follows . . .