Jim Craig is an American hero. This iconic sports figure is best known for being the goaltender of the 1980 United States men's hockey team that won the Gold Medal at the 1980 Winter Olympic Games. Craig played for Boston University in college leading the Terriers to an NCAA Championship in 1978 and was also named an All-American along the way. During his hockey career, he even made it to the NHL playing for the Atlanta Flames, Boston Bruins, and the Minnesota North Stars.
As a member of the U.S. team that won the 1980 Gold Medal in Lake Placid, Craig cemented his legacy for all of eternity. The most well-known victory for the U.S. team came against the Soviet Union in the medal round which has been dubbed the “Miracle on Ice” game. The Craig led Americans would defeat the Soviets by a score of 4-3 and etched their names in sports history. For his contributions to hockey throughout his career, he was inducted into the Hockey Hall of Fame in 1999 and will forever be remembered among the most important players in the sport’s history.
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