Best & Worst Olympic Moments

From victory thrills to sad spills, see the most intriguing moments to come out of Turin. By Serena Kappes

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Updated: Friday Feb 24, 2006 | 05:15 PM EST


Shaun White, 19, lived up to his nickname – The Flying Tomato – as the snowboarder defied gravity and won Olympic gold in the halfpipe competition with his consecutive 1080-degree jumps. What would make his victory complete? "I'm hoping Sasha Cohen digs gold medalists," the jubilant redhead told NBC.