“Twenty years ago, one of the most over-the-top hockey card sets was unleashed on unsuspecting collectors. Of course, we are talking about the Fleer Metal Universe set from 1996-97, which superimposed hockey players into weird cosmic settings.
Ever want to see Theoren Fleury on an alien planet with giant flowers, Felix Potvin catching an exploding puck, Dave Manson at the nucleus of an atom or Steve Yzerman with a frickin’ laser on his head?
If you said “Yes!” to any of those, well then, this is the set for you.
Podcast #14 is 36 minutes long and features rockin’ new intro music by Jim “Not the Goalie” Howard.”
As a teen, I loved the “Fleer Metal” cards. It seems that not all share my opinion.
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