Miracle on Ice Memories Will Never Melt Away
Simply put, it was one of two greatest sporting achievements in human history.
But they didn't.
20 years earlier, in the other historical sporting moment, the USA shocked the hockey world at Squaw Valley, becoming the only team before or after to beat both the Russians and Canadians in the same Olympics.
In Lake Placid, the media had caught up with moment. Unbeknownst, of course, to the media.