Skip to content

Panini America Ready to Honor Dallas Stars Legend Mike Modano with Special Card Set

March 8, 2014

Panini America Mike Modano Tribute Front (6)

Late last year inside the Panini VIP Party in Toronto, NHL legend Mike Modano, if only temporarily, went from being one of the greatest players in hockey history to being one of the greatest Brand Managers in trading card history. Working with Panini America’s Scott Prusha, Modano personally selected the nine favorite moments from his illustrious career that he’d most like to see honored in a special trading-card tribute.

Tonight, almost four months later, that trading-card tribute becomes a reality along with yet another Modano milestone. The Dallas Stars will retire Modano’s No. 9 jersey during tonight’s game against the Minnesota Wild and every fan entering the America Airlines Center will receive the nine-card Panini America Modano set.

Although we’ve been teasing the nine Modano moments all week long on the Panini America Twitter handle, today we’re bringing you up close with the entire set — fronts and backs. There will be a 10th card added to the set — a card using photography from tonight’s celebration that will be distributed to Dallas Stars fans during next Friday’s game against the Calgary Flames.

Stay tuned to The Knight’s Lance for continued coverage of the Mike Modano tribute. But now, check out the Modano-approved, Modano-selected nine-card set.

3 Comments leave one →
  1. March 8, 2014 11:41 am

    Excellent looking set, always a big fan of Score. Thanks Tracy!

  2. Lindas1st permalink
    March 10, 2014 2:18 pm

    9 card set, very appropriate.

  3. Sport Card Collectors permalink
    March 12, 2014 8:25 am

    Very well done in terms of design

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out / Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out / Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out / Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out / Change )

Connecting to %s

Follow

Get every new post delivered to your Inbox.

Join 2,706 other followers

%d bloggers like this: