Scotty Lago

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US Snowboarder Booted Over Racy Pics With Medal

Scotty Lago sorry for taking bronze out on the town

(Newser) - So what's a 22-year-old Olympic snowboarder with a shiny new bronze medal to do but go out on the town and get snapped in suggestive poses with said bronze medal? Scotty Lago, who came in third after US teammate Shaun White, is predictably very sorry—and he's also headed home... More »

Shaun White McTwists Way to Gold

US snowboarder uses signature move to defend crown

(Newser) - Snowboarder Shaun White defended his Olympic title in men's halfpipe tonight, defeating Finland's Peetu Piiroinen to give the US its third gold medal of the day. The Flying Tomato secured the win on his first run without trying his signature trick, the Double McTwist 1260, then did it on his... More »

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