The jersey worn by 1980 US Olympic Team defenseman Ken Morrow during the Miracle On Ice victory over the Soviets and purchased for $104,328.28 by The MeiGray Group last winter will be on public display for the first time ever on Saturday, July 14 at the Ninth Annual MeiGray Game-Worn Jersey Expo at Raritan Valley Community College in Branchburg, New Jersey. The white Team … [Read more...] about MeiGray Bought Morrow Miracle Jersey; Displaying it Saturday
Miracle on Ice
The jersey and skates worn by Ken Morrow in the United States' 1980 Olympic hockey victory will go on the auction block starting today. Montreal-based Classic Auctions to put up for bid the jersey Morrow wore during Team USA's "Miracle on Ice" victory over the Soviet Union during the Lake Placid Games. It's the first jersey from a player to be sold at auction. A gold medal … [Read more...] about 1980 Miracle on Ice Jersey Going Up for Bid
It seemed like a good idea at the time. And an honor. Thirty years ago, the Hockey Hall of Fame asked Bill Christian, a member of the 1960 U.S. Olympic hockey team that won a gold medal, if he'd be willing to let them display his jersey and the one his son Dave was wearing when the Miracle on Ice 1980 team brought home gold in Lake Placid twenty years later. Earlier this … [Read more...] about Legal Battle Brewing Over Olympic Jerseys?
One of the most famous Olympic gold medals of all time is back on the open market. Mark Wells, a member of the 1980 U.S. Olympic hockey team that upset the Soviet Union and then beat Finland to win an improbable gold at Lake Placid, sold his medal a few years ago after facing health issues. Now, the medal is apparently going back up for sale. The Connecticut collector … [Read more...] about 1980 U.S. Olympic Hockey Gold Medal To Be Sold