Going for gold in a dimly lit tent on the edge of the X Games grounds this week are a few dozen players going at it in “Counter-Strike: Global Offensive,” an eGaming event ESPN executives added to the Winter X program.
Danny Davis made it look real easy. Shaun White — he made it look real hard. That summed up the gulf between first and fourth place on the halfpipe at the Winter X Games on Thursday night.
A ninth grader from Michigan, undergoing monthly treatments for leukemia, asked the Make-A-Wish Foundation to set him up for a day on the slopes with Jake Burton.
More than 50 Sochi Olympians are expected to compete in next week’s annual Burton US Open Snowboarding Championships in Vail.
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Shaun White finished first in qualifying at the Dew Tour on Thursday to begin his quest for a third straight Olympic gold medal on the halfpipe.