Shaun White

Shaun White of the United States wipes his face after colliding the edge of the half pipe during the men's snowboard halfpipe final at the Rosa Khutor Extreme Park, at the 2014 Winter Olympics, Tuesday, Feb. 11, 2014, in Krasnaya Polyana, Russia. (AP Photo/Andy Wong)

Olympic Viewing: Soggy pipes, groovin’ luger

Highlights from coverage of the Sochi Winter Olympics: GRACE UNDER PRESSURE: NBC snowboard analyst Todd Richards noted that American Shaun White was “trying to be gracious” after finishing fourth in his bid for a third […]

02/12/2014

Switzerland's Iouri Podladtchikov celebrates after his second half pipe run during the men's snowboard halfpipe final at the Rosa Khutor Extreme Park, at the 2014 Winter Olympics, Tuesday, Feb. 11, 2014, in Krasnaya Polyana, Russia. (AP Photo/Andy Wong)

White falls to the I-Pod in Olympic stunner

KRASNAYA POLYANA, Russia (AP) — Shaun White lost to a kid they call the “I-Pod,” and now, he may never hear the end of it. How big of an Olympic shocker was this? White, the […]

02/11/2014

In this Feb. 17, 2010, photo, Shaun White of the United States celebrates his gold medal in the men's snowboard halfpipe at Cypress Mountain in West Vancouver, Brtish Columbia, at the 2010 Vancouver Olympic Winter Games. (AP Photo/The Canadian Press, Sean Kilpatrick, File)

SOCHI SCENE: A Shaun White hug

KRASNAYA POLYANA, Russia (AP) — Hours before he went for the win, Shaun White already had delivered a gold-medal moment. Shortly after qualifying for the Olympic halfpipe final Tuesday, White vaulted the barriers separating him […]

02/11/2014

In this Feb. 17, 2010, photo, Shaun White of the United States celebrates his gold medal in the men's snowboard halfpipe at Cypress Mountain in West Vancouver, Brtish Columbia, at the 2010 Vancouver Olympic Winter Games. (AP Photo/The Canadian Press, Sean Kilpatrick, File)

Shaun White nixes Olympic slopestyle

KRASNAYA POLYANA, Russia (AP) — Shaun White jammed his wrist on one jump and watched the world’s best snowboarders join him in tumbling down the supersized, super-scary Olympic slopestyle course. Quickly, his choice became clear: […]

02/05/2014

In this Dec. 22, 2013, file photo, Shaun White slides off a rail during the U.S. Grand Prix slopestyle snowboarding finals in Frisco, Colo.  (AP Photo/Julie Jacobson, File)

Shaun White goes for the gold – twice – in Sochi

The question hovers over Shaun White — not so much the way a black cloud might linger but more like a whiff of smoke he casually can bat away. What if he’s not good enough? […]

02/03/2014

Shaun White: 'Truly sorry for my poor behavior'

NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) – Two-time Olympic snowboarding champion Shaun White has apologized for the “unwise choices” he made that left him facing charges of public intoxication and vandalism. Police responded to the Loews Vanderbilt Hotel […]

09/18/2012

Shaun White charged with public intox, vandalism

NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) – Authorities say two-time Olympic gold medalist snowboarder Shaun White has been charged with public intoxication and vandalism after an incident at a Nashville hotel. According to a police affidavit, White tried […]

09/17/2012

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