Sport > White

Shaun White Now Says He Regrets Past Behavior, as Harassment Claims Resurface

8 monthes ago   |   By

As questions overshadowed his gold medal victory, the Olympian said, “I regret my behavior of many years ago.”
Read more ...

 

NBC's botched attempt to ignore the sexual harassment allegations against Shaun White

NBC's botched attempt to ignore the sexual harassment allegations against Shaun White

8 monthes ago   |   By

On Wednesday morning in Pyeongchang, Shaun White won the his third gold medal in thrilling fashion in the final of the men's snowboard halfpipe. Four years after his surprising failure to medal at Sochi, 31-year-old White returned to the biggest stage in sports and outdid 19-year-old Ayumu Hirano in his final run to add to his 2006 and 2010 Olympics titles.
It was, without a doubt, an Olympic moment for the ages.
But as I went to sleep on Tuesday night on the East Coast - time zones make scene-setting particularly complicated - I wasn't thinking about White's back-to-back 1440s, or his...
Read more ...

 

NBC tiptoes around sexual misconduct in coverage of Shaun White - and the Olympics, in general

8 monthes ago   |   By

The network ignored harassment accusations against the gold medal-winning snowboarder until it couldn't any longer.
Read more ...

 

Shaun White Calls Sexual Harassment Allegations “Gossip,” Then Apologizes for “Poor Choice of Words”

8 monthes ago   |   By

Snowboarder Shaun White apologized on Wednesday for calling sexual harassment allegations made against him “gossip” at a news conference following his first-place finish in the men's halfpipe at the Pyeongchang Olympics.
Read more ...

 


Search by Tags

   White      Shaun      Pyeongchang      Olympic Games      Snowboarding      Sexual Harassment      Lena Zawaideh      Sport      Running      Olympics      News      MeToo      Shaun White      Sports  


Week 7 NFL picks against the spread

Week 7 NFL picks against the spread

Here are our NFL picks against the spread for Week 7 of the 2018 season. Read more ...

Week 7 Fantasy PPR Rankings: TE

Week 7 Fantasy PPR Rankings: TE

Our Week 7 PPR TE rankings are starting to get stronger, and there are some solid sleepers at the normally top-heavy position this week that will certainly help out fantasy... Read more ...

Kenya's ice hockey team gets treated to game in Canada, joined by NHL players

Kenya's ice hockey team gets treated to game in Canada, joined by NHL players

The Kenya Ice Lions recently made their game debut, thanks to a company's help. Read more ...

Altuve is Astros DH vs. Red Sox in ALCS Game 3

Altuve is Astros DH vs. Red Sox in ALCS Game 3

HOUSTON - Six-time All-Star second baseman Jose Altuve is a designated hitter for the Houston Astros in the playoffs for the first time. Read more ...

Nick Bosa leaving Ohio State to focus on NFL Draft preparation

Nick Bosa leaving Ohio State to focus on NFL Draft preparation

Bosa, who has been dealing with a core muscle injury, has decided not to return to the team so he can be healthy for the 2019 NFL Draft. Read more ...

Vikings place rookie CB Hughes on IR, re-sign DT Parry

Vikings place rookie CB Hughes on IR, re-sign DT Parry

EAGAN, Minn. - The Minnesota Vikings have placed cornerback Mike Hughes on injured reserve, following the ACL injury to the rookie's left knee that will keep him out for the... Read more ...

Notre Dame No. 1? LSU over OSU? Five questions Playoff committee must...

Notre Dame No. 1? LSU over OSU? Five questions Playoff committee must confront soon

With just one week left until the first College Football Playoff rankings are released, here is a look at the top five questions the committee will face. Read more ...

Andrade vs. Kautondokwa: Fight date, start time, card, how to watch, stream

Andrade vs. Kautondokwa: Fight date, start time, card, how to watch, stream

Demetrius Andrade and Walter Kautondokwa will fight it out for the WBO Middleweight title on Oct. 20 at TD Garden in Boston, live and exclusively on DAZN. Read more ...

Russell Westbrook injury update: Thunder star out for season opener vs. Warriors

Russell Westbrook injury update: Thunder star out for season opener vs. Warriors

The 29-year-old star underwent a knee procedure in mid-September that was expected to keep him off the court for at least four weeks. Read more ...

Week 7 NFL picks, predictions

Week 7 NFL picks, predictions

Here are our NFL picks and predictions for Week 7 of the 2018 season. Read more ...