Friday, March 23, 2012
Time: 33 Days
Address: c/o San Jose Sharks
Item Sent: 2008-09 O-Pee-Chee Retro, 2011-12 O-Pee-Chee, 2011-12 Score
Item Received: 2008-09 O-Pee-Chee Retro, 2011-12 O-Pee-Chee, 2011-12 Score. All signed in black Sharpie.
Vlasic came to San Jose as a 19 year old rookie in 2006 and showed a world of potential with his smooth skating and crisp passing. Two years later he had a career year with 6 goals and 30 assists and appeared to be on the cusp of joining the NHL's elite blueliners. In the three seasons since, he has held his own as a solid member of the Sharks defensive corps, but his point totals have regressed. Still, he just turned 25. There's still time to become an All-Star. But even if that doesn't happen, he has the chops to be a steady player for another decade.