Company has yet to decide if shot is worth $50K
FARIBAULT, Minn. (AP) — It could be a few weeks before 11-year-old Nate Smith learns if he'll collect a $50,000 prize for shooting a puck through a tiny hole 89 feet away — or if he'll be whistled for a rules violation instead.
The problem is Nate stood in for his identical twin, Nick, when he made the incredible shot at a charity game Thursday in the southern Minnesota city of Faribault (FAIR'-boh). Nick was outside when his ticket was drawn, so his brother stepped in.
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