Get 1980 Us Olympic Hockey Team Schedule Pics. Twelve teams competed in the tournament, which was held from february 12 to 24. 1 sports moment of the.
Neal broten, goalie jim craig and john harrington of the 1980 us olympic hockey team pass around a bottle of champagne after winning the gold medal against finland during the 1980 winter olympics on. In early september, the team began as challenging an exhibition schedule as had ever been organized for an american olympic squad. #24 rob mcclanahan (us olympic hockey team 1980).
Olympic hockey teambefore the 1980 winter olympics in lake placid, new york, the united states olympic by the time the fortnight had ended, the united states team had pulled off one of the greatest upsets in hockey history by defeating the russians in the semifinals and winning.
In early september, the team began as challenging an exhibition schedule as had ever been organized for an american olympic squad. Verchota played hockey in finland after winning the gold medal in 1980. Ice hockey tournaments have been staged at the olympic games since 1920. Pages in category 1980 us olympic ice hockey team.