Shaun White Injury: Updates on Snowboarder's Ankle and Return

Matt Fitzgerald@@MattFitz_geraldCorrespondent IIIDecember 15, 2013

BRECKENRIDGE, CO - DECEMBER 14:  Shaun White looks on as he finished second in the men's snowboard superpipe final at the Dew Tour iON Mountain Championships on December 14, 2013 in Breckenridge, Colorado.  (Photo by Doug Pensinger/Getty Images)
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Updates from Tuesday, Dec. 17

Nick Zaccardi of OlympicTalk.com has the latest on Shaun White's injured ankle:

Shaun White intends to enter the halfpipe and slopestyle competitions at the second Olympic selection event in Copper Mountain, Colo., this week, one of his representatives said.

White, the two-time reigning Olympic halfpipe champion, was questionable after suffering an ankle injury in a crash in the Dew Tour halfpipe final in Breckenridge on Saturday. He pulled out of the slopestyle final Sunday.


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