HERB BROOKS NAMED AS HEAD COACH OF OLYMPIC HOCKEY TEAM.
Herb Brooks laughs during a press conference in St.Paul, Minnesota, November 1, 2000. Brooks was named as head coach of the 2002 U.S. Olympic men's Ice Hockey Team. Brooks led the 1980 Olympic hockey team to a gold medal in Lake Placid, New York. The 2002 Olympic Winter Games will be held in Salt Lake City, Utah, February 9-24, 2002.