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08-06-2012, 04:49 AM
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Originally Posted by Bougieman View Post

There is another card from that UD set I also REALLY love, but I can't remember who it is for. It's a player jumping over the boards, shot from ice level! Really unusual angle, and very unique card. Don't want to go down to my storage locker and get my cards to find out, so I'm hoping someone knows the card I'm talking about.

Thought it might be a Nelson Emerson, but google image search doesn't show it.
The 91-92 UD Nelson Emerson is shot from a very low angle in a dark arena where Emerson has a stationary puck sitting in front of him and he's about to shoot it. It's a close-up since the photographer is laying on the ice only a few feet away. I did a search on Nelson Emerson Upper Deck and it showed a few examples.

The 90-91 Ray Bourque card shows him jumping over the boards...striking action shot.

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