Miracle on Ice

The best game ever

Information about the game

America was playing the Soviet Union, the best hockey team in the world. The game took place in Lake Placid during the 1980 Winter Olympics.

Facts

America was down or tied up until the final period. They had to comeback three times in the game. America was led by coach Herb Brooks. The final score to the game was 4-3 and the game winning goal came from Mike Eruzione.

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Some more facts

America won a game they weren't suppose to. They were just amateur and collage players going up against well trained and seasoned pros. This is one of the greatest wins in American history.