Lake Placid News Sportsen-usSun, 1 May 2016 01:43:31 EDTSun, 1 May 2016 01:43:31 EDT bring passion to pitch LAKE - The numbers are down, but the love of the game is as intense as eve.Tue, 26 Apr 2016 00:00:00 EDTEditors' preview of this week's Lake Placid News PLACID - Our lead story in the April 22 issue of the Lake Placid News will put life into perspectiv.Thu, 21 Apr 2016 00:00:00 EDTSports detectives search for 1980 Olympic flag PLACID - After the U.S. hockey team beat Finland 4-2 to win the gold medal here at the 1980 Olympic Winter Games, Peter Cappuccilli Jr. draped an American flag over goalie Jim Craig.Thu, 21 Apr 2016 00:00:00 EDTOlympic Center cut from Hockeyville USA contest PLACID - This village is no longer in the running for the title of "Hockeyville USA" and a $150,000 boost to Olympic Center facilitie.Thu, 21 Apr 2016 00:00:00 EDTUSOC pulls plug on Quebec-Lake Placid Olympic bid PLACID - Although the United States Olympic Committee was never contacted regarding a possible international joint bid between Quebec City and Lake Placid to host the 2026 Winter Games, the organization shot down the idea Tuesday, April 19.Wed, 20 Apr 2016 00:00:00 EDT