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We'll never see anything like the Miracle on Ice again, says ESPN Radio's Mike Greenberg. And greedy leagues and corporations are to blame.

Updated: February 10, 2004, 10:18 AM ET
By Mike Greenberg | ESPN Radio

Like you, I'll never forget the Miracle of Lake Placid. But my reasons may be a little different from yours.

I was 12 years old in February of 1980. I was an eighth-grader in New York City; and like everyone else, I was completely swept up in the celebration when the Americans stunned the Soviets in the Winter Olympics. I still remember where I was when I watched the U.S. finish the Finnish for the gold medal two days later.

Then came Feb. 25th, the Monday after the games. I ...

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