A WORLD AFFAIR OF HOCKEY!!!!
Exciting action happening all this week in Lake Placid!! RICH YOUR SPORTSCASTER wanting to inform all of you hockey fans out there about this week’s exciting action. Lake Placid and the Olympic Center is hosting the 2008 FOUR NATIONS MEN & WOMEN’S HOCKEY TOURNAMENT. Yes, that is right teams from around the world will be descending on Lake Placid with hockey sticks and pucks in hand. Competing for the honor of being the best country in hockey!!!
USA Hockey and the Olympic Regional Development Authority will host a pair of international tournaments simultaneously at the Olympic Center in Lake Placid, N.Y., from Nov. 4-9, 2008. The Women’s Four Nations Cup will feature the United States, Canada, Finland and Sweden, while the Men’s Under-18 Four Nations Cup will highlight the United States, Finland, Sweden and Switzerland.
The majority of the games will take place in the 1980 Rink Herb Brooks Arena, the location of the historic “Miracle on Ice” victory. The remainder of the games will also take place in the Olympic Center, at the 1932 Arena.
So, what is everyone waiting for!!! (The snow to fall,,oh yeah that is right, we had almost a foot already…ouch!! hehe) But seriously join us all this week for this exciting hockey tourney. I know this guy will be there dodging the pucks!!! OH! Before I forget, we would like to hear about any exciting hockey tales from Lake Placid that you would like to share.
Please post them on our GUESTBOOK and I will personally make sure to read each and everyone.