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  1. Danny Davis wins X Games snowboard halfpipe; Shaun White misses podiumRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jan 22 | Denver Post

    Danny Davis threw down a different sequence of tricks for two qualifying and three final runs down the Winter X Games halfpipe Thursday night, each time displaying his signature style and variation to win his second consecutive gold medal. "I think it's getting to the point where everyone is doing a lot of the same tricks and the same runs," Davis said.

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  2. White finishes fourth at Winter X; Davis gets a repeatRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jan 22 | The Washington Post

    Shaun White wasn't in the field at the Winter X Games last year - an absence that was hard to ignore when Danny Davis put on a stylin' show for his first title at the world's premier snowboarding contest. The world's most famous snowboarder skittered to a fourth-place finish Thursday night, opening the door for Davis to go back-to-back.

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  3. Shaun White finishes fourth at Winter X GamesRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jan 22 | Daily Camera

    Taku Hiraoka of Japan added a second-place finish to go with his Olympic bronze. The Olympic champion, Iouri Podladtchikov, finished third.

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  4. Truckee's Danny Davis Wins X Games GoldRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jan 22 | KRNV-TV Reno

    Snowboarder Danny Davis won his second consecutive gold medal at the Winter X Games in the SuperPipe on Thursday night in Aspen. Davis, a native of Michigan, now resides in Truckee, California.

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  5. Rising stars upstage Shaun White in halfpipeRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jan 3 | The Aspen Times

    Danny Davis defends his gold medal in Men's Snowboard Superpipe at the Winter X Games Thursday night. Davis went into his third and final run sitting in fourth place, but managed to save his best tricks for last and score enough points to win the gold for the second straight year.

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  6. Active Ride Shop Appoints Chris Miller to Board of DirectorsRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jan 22 | Market Wire

    Active Ride Shop and Tengram Capital Partners are proud to announce that Chris Miller has joined the board of directors. From pro skateboarder to businessman, Miller has more than three decades experience in every aspect of the industry.

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  7. X Games pros readyRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jan 22 | Grand Junction Free Press

    Shaun White competes in the 2011 Snowboarding Superpipe during the Winter X Games in Aspen. White is one of many recognizable names who'll be competing when the event takes place at Buttermilk Ski Resort for the 14th time starting today.

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  8. Shaun White gears up for snowboarding comebackRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jan 22 | WBRZ

    About a dozen Winter X Games stars - more than a few of them owners of Olympic gold medals - were milling about the tent before the action began. Only one drew a crowd.

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  9. Winter X Games 2015: Daily Results, Medal Winners, Trick Highlights from AspenRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jan 21 | BleacherReport

    We're firmly in the depths of winter, with snowfall pillowing across most of the northern parts of the United States. For most, that means bundling up, gaining a few pounds of winter weight and settling indoors as much as possible.

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  10. Red Bull examines what it's like to be a Pro Skateboarder in 2014Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jan 21 | Examiner.com

    ... also take a look at the emergence of the solo video part. The impact a traditional movie premiere holds in the skateboard community. Also the hype behind the Plan B True video, which is one of the most anticipated team video releases. Red B ull ...

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  11. World's best snowboarders are ready for Winter X Games at ButtermilkRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jan 21 | Denver Post

    Nearly a year removed from the Sochi Olympics, the world's best snowboarders are reconvening this week for the Winter X Games at Buttermilk. "There was a halfpipe contest.

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  12. With no Olympic pressure, 2015 Winter X Games should be creativeRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jan 21 | Fort Morgan Times

    Last year, the high-flying skiers and snowboarders who built the X Games were racing toward international glory in Russia's Winter Olympics, spinning through five qualifying contests in a mere six weeks. They were weary, battered and in no mood to bust out the big guns at the X Games with the Sochi showdown only two weeks away.

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  13. Following Mark McMorris's journey to becoming a snowboarding superstarRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jan 21 | Globe and Mail

    Canadian snowboarder Mark McMorris celebrates after winning bronze in the slopestyle event and Canada's first medal of the Sochi Winter Olympic games at the Rosa Khutor Exterme Park February 8, 2014. Canadian snowboarder Mark McMorris celebrates after winning bronze in the slopestyle event and Canada's first medal of the Sochi Winter Olympic games at the Rosa Khutor Exterme Park February 8, 2014.

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  14. Skateboard photographer Brian Gaberman feels lucky to still be in his elementRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jan 21 | Marin Independent Journal

    ... that's where visionaries come from." "It was just an organic transition over time that I started putting the skateboard down more and picking up the camera more," says Gaberman, who started his career as a photographer for the now-defunct Slap ...

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  15. White to compete in X Games, first since SochiRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jan 21 | ESPN

    After weeks of speculation, Shaun White confirmed Wednesday during a press conference that he will return to snowboarding competition Thursday night at X Games Aspen. It will be White's first halfpipe event since he finished fourth in Sochi, Russia, last February while trying to win his third straight Olympic gold medal.

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  16. Video: X Games athletes talk competition in AspenRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Dec 31 | The Aspen Times

    Winter X Games athletes gathered Wednesday afternoon to talk to the media about their upcoming competitions. Shaun White doesn't have any superstitions currently, but he did say he likes to eat a steak the night before a contest.

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  17. Stars line up for Winter X GamesRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jan 21 | Grand Junction Free Press

    Shaun White competes in the 2011 Snowboarding Superpipe during the Winter X Games in Aspen. White is one of many recognizable names who'll be competing when the event takes place at Buttermilk Skie Resort for the 14th time starting today.

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  18. Rene Lecour Talks Amigo Skate Cuba's 2015 Trip to the Island: 'Five Years Strong'Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jan 21 | Miami New Times

    Rene Lecour and Amigo Skate Cuba have sent over 1,000 skateboard wheels rolling through Havana, and now they're going back to donate more. Born five years ago when Kaya Lecour convinced his dad to take a skate trip to Cuba, Amigo Skate and its crew's mission has grown into a yearly pilgrimage, delivering skateboards to an island with no skateshops.

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  19. Dale Earnhardt Jr On Cover Of ESPN The Magazine 'Music' IssueRead the original story

    Wednesday Jan 21 | Paddock Talk

    On the eve of Super Bowl - and the Grammys - ESPN The Magazine releases its third annual 'Music Issue' with pages paying tribute to the converging worlds of sport and song. The issue - which hits newsstands Friday, January 23 - highlights the intersection of music and sports including features 'Entertainers of the Year,' as two of the biggest stars of the year - pop star Katy Perry and NFL powerhouse JJ Watt - collide; and 'The Perfect Strangers,' which highlights the developing relationship between NASCAR's native son, Dale Earnhardt Jr. and platinum-selling hip-hop artist, J. Cole, and how they were forever linked by a single lyric before they even met.

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  20. X Games: Style is like art: Athletes know it when they see itRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jan 20 | Denver Post

    You hear the word "style" a lot at the X Games. As style is a personal interpretation of what looks cool, there is no consensus among the athletes about what it really means.

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