Mark Messier 1979 OPC hockey card

Mark Messier 1979 OPC hockey card

 

Mark Messier 1979 OPC hockey card

Hall of Famer Mark Messier’s many accomplishments are often over shadowed by those achieved by Wayne Gretzky, however he is considered by many to be one of the best players of his generation, he is third on the NHL all time scoring list with 1887 points in 1756 career games. Messier was part of 6 Stanley Cup Championships, and he earned the Hart trphy as NHL’s most valuable player twice.

Mark Messier’s rookie card was card  number 289 from the 1980-81 O-Pee-Chee (OPC) card set. A mint card has a value of $250 but it is usually hard to find a card in that condition, therefore most Mark Messier’s rookie cards sell between $40 and $100.