Tapped to appear
at skiing, skating and hockey and to "warm up the public," according to
Olympic organizing committee member Roberto Zamboni, pom-pom wavers are getting
roundly booed. No chants, little choreography and bad timing (cheering during
an injury, for example).
Jos� Th�odore (right) was already not hot two weeks ago-then he tested positive
for a masking agent (his hair-growth medicine), and then he slipped and
fractured a heel. Canadiens G.M. Bob Gainey: "We all feel for him."
Serena (bum knee)
and Venus (bad arm) withdrew from a star-studded event in Dubai. And the Ricky
Williams headlines are getting dopier. The Dolphin reportedly violated the
NFL's drug policy for a fourth time.