walzthewarrior

Help on WHO TO PUT ON THIS!

Recommended Posts

If I don’t have a player in mind, I do the following in this rough order:

1) Did the team have any special patches (SCF, anniversary, etc) during the years that style is worn? If so, do I want to do it with that patch? 

2) Review the roster(s) for the appropriate year(s) (limited to the “special patch” season if I want to do that). 

3) I try not to duplicate players, so I eliminate those I already have. 

4) Is there a player left that was a favorite of mine? If so, go with that guy.

5) If no favorite player left, go with an enforcer. 

 

Share this post


Link to post
Share on other sites
1 hour ago, mfitz804 said:

If I don’t have a player in mind, I do the following in this rough order:

1) Did the team have any special patches (SCF, anniversary, etc) during the years that style is worn? If so, do I want to do it with that patch? 

2) Review the roster(s) for the appropriate year(s) (limited to the “special patch” season if I want to do that). 

3) I try not to duplicate players, so I eliminate those I already have. 

4) Is there a player left that was a favorite of mine? If so, go with that guy.

5) If no favorite player left, go with an enforcer. 

 

That's pretty much my thought process.  I'd probably replace "enforcer" with "captain." 

Share this post


Link to post
Share on other sites
26 minutes ago, furiousd said:

That's pretty much my thought process.  I'd probably replace "enforcer" with "captain." 

That's a good way to go too. A captains C equals an extra "patch" and everyone knows, more patches equals more gooder. 

Share this post


Link to post
Share on other sites
56 minutes ago, mfitz804 said:

That's a good way to go too. A captains C equals an extra "patch" and everyone knows, more patches equals more gooder. 

I'm sort of in this spot. Thinking of doing a SCF jersey with an "A" (Keith) instead of going with my favorite player (Seabrook) and doing an alt jersey as  Seabs when he had the "A." Not sure yet. Might do a Seabrook with the "A" and 100th.

Share this post


Link to post
Share on other sites

I try to go with the player that had the most impact for the season.  I try not to repeat any jersey year/color combos.  GW are a different story as I try to collect the people who I most admired from that season (cost being a factor, though), and they aren't always the ones that had the most impact.

Share this post


Link to post
Share on other sites
18 minutes ago, jsh139 said:

I try to go with the player that had the most impact for the season.  

I'm leaning more this way. Possibly also for players who had really bright moments too that we're turning points or momentum shifts that lead to big wins. 

Share this post


Link to post
Share on other sites
2 hours ago, jsh139 said:

I try to go with the player that had the most impact for the season.  I try not to repeat any jersey year/color combos.  GW are a different story as I try to collect the people who I most admired from that season (cost being a factor, though), and they aren't always the ones that had the most impact.

That's basically my collecting philosophy. Only problem I run into is trying to limit it to 2 jerseys per player and also trying to represent each jersey style (or tweak given the Rangers have been pretty consistent with their uniform). 

Share this post


Link to post
Share on other sites
6 hours ago, AParrotLooksAt40 said:

If you only had blanks, how would you decide? 

Sell them all and buy gamers. 

Share this post


Link to post
Share on other sites
47 minutes ago, thebiggoalie said:

Sell them all and buy a gamer.

Fixed.

Share this post


Link to post
Share on other sites
1 hour ago, AParrotLooksAt40 said:

Fixed.

I’ve had that thought recently. Would be cool to sell everything, grab a Brodeur gamer, and just have that. 

If I ever decide to leave the hobby, that might be where I wind up. 

Share this post


Link to post
Share on other sites
11 minutes ago, mfitz804 said:

I’ve had that thought recently. Would be cool to sell everything, grab a Brodeur gamer, and just have that. 

If I ever decide to leave the hobby, that might be where I wind up. 

You’ll get bored with one jersey that you can’t/probably shouldn’t wear!

Share this post


Link to post
Share on other sites
17 minutes ago, jsh139 said:

You’ll get bored with one jersey that you can’t/probably shouldn’t wear!

Would be funny as hell to stroll into the Prudential Center in a $7,000 jersey. 

Share this post


Link to post
Share on other sites
31 minutes ago, mfitz804 said:

I’ve had that thought recently. Would be cool to sell everything, grab a Brodeur gamer, and just have that. 

If I ever decide to leave the hobby, that might be where I wind up. 

I'm not that serious about any one person to spend $5k-15k o something they wore or played. Maybe that shows the state of my expendable income, but aside from owning Keith Richards' Macawber telecaster there just isn't anything I'd pay a premium for just because it was owned by a star.

I don't think, even as a truly humble jersey collector, that just one jersey would suffice for very long.

Share this post


Link to post
Share on other sites
2 minutes ago, AParrotLooksAt40 said:

I don't think, even as a truly humble jersey collector, that just one jersey would suffice for very long.

This is the real answer. I’m down to about 15-20, and THAT doesn’t suffice. So forget about one. 

Share this post


Link to post
Share on other sites
26 minutes ago, mfitz804 said:

Would be funny as hell to stroll into the Prudential Center in a $7,000 jersey. 

Now’s the time to buy. His stuff is only gonna go up once he hits the Hall. 

Share this post


Link to post
Share on other sites
3 minutes ago, jsh139 said:

His stuff is only gonna go up...

...

Share this post


Link to post
Share on other sites

😂 

Share this post


Link to post
Share on other sites

Create an account or sign in to comment

You need to be a member in order to leave a comment

Create an account

Sign up for a new account in our community. It's easy!

Register a new account

Sign in

Already have an account? Sign in here.

Sign In Now