As expected, Tim Hortons and Upper Deck have teamed up once again and brought back the Tim Hortons branded Hockey Cards for the 2020-2021 season.
These gems will be available to purchase at Timmies locations starting Thursday for $1 with the purchase of any ‘qualifying beverage,’ which is ‘every beverage purchased (excluding espresso shots and Coca-Cola products).’ For those not into the Timmies beverages but still want in on the action can buy a pack of 3 cards for $1.99 each.
There are 270 cards in the set and this year you can potentially score one of the 87 special limited-edition cards signed by Sidney Crosby, or one of 100 signed by Nathan MacKinnon, or one of 12,000 Wayne Gretzky tribute cards that commemorate his final season with the Edmonton Oilers.
The first card in the set features Tim Horton, the man himself.
In addition, Timmies states the following as teasers to get you excited for the set:
- Autographed by Adam Lowry, Brady Tkachuk, Cale Makar, Danton Heinen, Filip Zadina, Jimmy Vesey, Mark Scheifele, Max Pacioretty, Micheal Ferland, Nicolas Petan, Noah Hanifin, Phillip Danault, Quinn Hughes, Ryan Poehling and Tanner Pearson.
- Cards featuring a piece of an authentic, game-worn jersey from one of Auston Matthews, Alex Ovechkin, Artemi Panarin, Brad Marchand, Brady Tkachuk, Connor Hellebuyck, Connor McDavid, Carey Price, David Pastrnak, Elias Pettersson, Jack Eichel, Johnny Gaudreau, Leon Draisaitl, Mitch Marner, Mark Scheifele, Ryan O’Reilly, Sidney Crosby or Steven Stamkos
- Cards featuring a piece of an authentic, game-worn jersey that has also been autographed by one of Brady Tkachuk, Carey Price, Elias Pettersson, Leon Draisaitl, Mitch Marner or Sean Monahan
- 1 of 100 special Timbits cards autographed by Brayden Point, which feature the Stanley Cup® winner as a nine-year-old player
There is also a digital aspect to this for the plethora of Tim Rewards members, stating that the ‘the Collect to Win program on the Tim Hortons app’ and when you make a purchase you can scan your rewards and receive a digital pack of cards, plus can win free hot beverages, $50 Tim Cards, NHL LIVE subscriptions, free coffee for a year, a trip for two to the 2021 Stanley Cup Final, or a VIP trip for two to watch an NHL game and meet Sidney Crosby.