2/22/05 25 , the impossible happened in Lake…

2/22/05 25 , the impossible happened in Lake Placid, N.Y. Team USA defeated the then-Soviet Union’s hockey team, 4-3, to advance to the gold-medal game against Finland.

It was dubbed “The Miracle on Ice” and such odds would not be overcome in any sports arena until a quarter-century later, when Gary Bettman and Bob Goodenow held Martin St. Louis, Joe Sakic and Jarome Iginla scoreless for an entire season.

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