You Have to Be Uncommon: The Miracle on Ice

By: Ken Streater | Leadership | Blog

As USA Hockey legend coach Herb Brooks exclaimed, "Great moments are born from great opportunity. You have to be uncommon." The Miracle on Ice was not a miracle. Blood, sweat, and tears spilled on the practice ice in order for the tears of joy to flow around the country when the Americans beat the Soviets at the Lake Placid Olympics.