So far, Games a bust for 'hyped' stars
TORINO, Italy -- America likes its Olympic heroes triumphant, grounded and genuine. All three gets an athlete a pedestal and a Wheaties box. Two of three earns a seat at the table and some watercooler talk. None of three, well do the words "Nagano," "hotel" and "trashed" mean anything to you? Time for a Torino halftime report.
Notice "hyped" is not on the list of heroic traits. The Olympian who shows up on TV before the torch is lit faces the most difficult ...
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