1980 Lake Placid Olympics resonate four decades later

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1980 Lake Placid Olympics resonate four decades later

Scott Hamilton performs during his short program of the 1980 Olympic figure skating event in Lake Placid, N.Y. Hamilton gets goosebumps at the mention of Lake Placid.
The U.S. hockey team pounces on goalie Jim Craig after a 4-3 victory against the Soviets in the 1980 Olympics, as a flag waves from the partisan Lake Placid, N.Y. crowd.

1980 Lake Placid Olympics resonate four decades later

Scott Hamilton performs during his short program of the 1980 Olympic figure skating event in Lake Placid, N.Y. Hamilton gets goosebumps at the mention of Lake Placid.
The U.S. hockey team pounces on goalie Jim Craig after a 4-3 victory against the Soviets in the 1980 Olympics, as a flag waves from the partisan Lake Placid, N.Y. crowd.
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