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    On this day — February 22, 1980
    US hockey team pulls off ‘Miracle on Ice’
    At the 1980 Winter Olympics in Lake Placid, New York, a US Olympic hockey team made up of amateur and college players takes on the mighty juggernaut of the Soviet crew and, in a shockingly unexpected turn, wins their medal-round match 4-3.