Up to this point, the intense sense of anticipation that has developed for Panini America’s upcoming 2011-12 Prime Hockey has almost everything to do with the unparalleled selection of prime memorabilia slated for the product that we’ve previewed now on a couple of different occasions.
But 2011-12 Prime Hockey is about so much more than just pretty patches. It’s also about a healthy dose of simply breathtaking autographed cards, too. A few weeks ago we shared with you what some of those cards looked like before they were sent to the players. Today, we bring you a stunning gallery showcasing the early returns, including gems from the legendary Gordie Howe, Gabriel Landeskog, Ryan Nugent-Hopkins and more.
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