1980 U.S. Olympic hockey team. College kids with a dream and the American Spirit. "Anything is possible if you believe in Miracles."
aw yeah #USA Damn I wish I'd seen this shirt when I was in Lake Pacid
The Forgotten Tale of How America Converted Its 1980 Olympic Village Into a Prison
Herbert Paul Brooks, Jr. was an American ice hockey player and coach. His most notable achievement came in 1980 as head coach of the gold medal-winning U.S.Olympic hockey team at Lake Placid.
Feb. 22, 1980, the US olympic hockey team defeats the Soviet Union in the olympics. Sports Illustrated ranked it as the greatest sporting event of all time. It was the first time the Soviets had even lost an olympic hockey game since 1968.
Cheap and easy DIY Olympic Medals - For my daughter's Winter Olympics-themed birthday party, we planned "events" - knee hockey, team snowball fight, etc - and awarded these DIY Olympic Medals.:
1980 U.S. Olympic Hockey Team, Miracle on Ice
March 3, 1980: U.S. Olympic Hockey Team. No headline necessary for one of the most memorable events in U.S. sports history.
August 27, 2013: Nike Unveils 2014 USA Olympic Hockey Jersey