About Jim Craig Autographed Memorabilia & Collectibles
Jim Craig, a goaltender for ice hockey, has attended the Boston University and played hockey for the said school. He also spent a year with the Massasoit Community College. He also in 1978 championship of the NCAA Division I the Boston University’s team and became the 1979 NCAA All-Star. In 1989, Craig was elected to the Hall of Fame of Boston University.
Craig became more well known as United State’s goalie in Miracle on Ice when the Olympic hockey team of United States for the 1980 games defeated the more favoured hockey team of the Soviet Union.
Craig has played a major role in that said game where he has created a big mark in the sports history of United States. He was able to deflect 36 out of 39 shots by the attacking unit which was led by the remarkable Boris Mikhailov. It was the skills of Craig which has helped the US team which was an underdog then to win the final moments and maintain their lead finally winning in 4-3. The flag that he wore after that upset game is now found in New York City’s Sports Museum of America. After two days, he was also the one who has led his team to a 4-2 triumph against Finland, bringing home the gold medal.
Craig and also Muhammad Ali and even Mike Eruzione find it as the time to bring it back to their fans through their collectibles and memorabilia items. You can also get those from Hulk Hogan.