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US-USSR Hockey Games #528442

NBC Evening News for Friday, Dec 09, 1983
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(Studio) United States victory in 1980 Olympic hockey game against USSR recalled.
REPORTER: Tom Brokaw

(Lake Placid, New York) Tonight's pre-Olympic game between United States and USSR examined; US coach Lou Vairo mentioned, shown. Psychological pressure on 1984 US team of 1980 victory discussed; goal of Jim Craig and then-captain Mike Eruzione recalled, shown courtesy ABC Sports. [1984 captain Phil VERCHOTA - doesn't expect to recapture 1980.] Age range of 1984 team outlined. [PLAYER - team will do its best.] [USSR coach's TRANSLATOR - praises Soviet team.] [VAIRO - believes United States team has edge.]
REPORTER: Bob Jamieson

Brokaw, Tom;
Jamieson, Bob

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