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‘Miracle on Ice’ gold medal up for auction

Miracle on Ice 20 x 28" official Sports Illustrated cover shot hand signed by 18 members of the historic winning 1980 USA Men's Hockey Team including goalie Jim Craig and team captain Mike Eruzione.

Miracle on Ice 20 x 28″ official Sports Illustrated cover shot hand signed by 18 members of the historic winning 1980 USA Men’s Hockey Team including goalie Jim Craig and team captain Mike Eruzione.

17 items from one of the greatest upsets in sports history are up for auction, including USA goalie Jim Craig’s gold medal, won in the 1980 Olympic games.

Known as “The Miracle on Ice,” the USA skated to victory over the Soviet Union national team which had one six of the seven previous Olympic games.

Among the items for sale include Craig’s mask, stick, jersey and the flag he held while skating around after the victory, now known as one of the top sports moments of the 20th century.

The story was later re-told in the 2004 Walt Disney film “Miracle” starring Kurt Russell.

The gold medal has a current bid of $133,000. The jersey and flag also have bids of more than $100,000.

Purchase theĀ 1980 Miracle On Ice Team USA Signed SI Cover Photo with Tickets at MillionaireGallery.com.

 
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