Monday, November 5, 2012
The Lost Rookies: Garth Butcher
It took Garth Butcher 6 seasons and 383 NHL games before OPC would give Garth a rookie card in the 1988-89 set. All it took was Garth leading the Canucks in PIM for four straight seasons. Although it could have been worse, Butcher made Pro Set before he ever made it into Topps. Here's what his rookie might have looked like.