Davis was denied the honor in a coin toss with luger Erin Hamlin.
Hamlin, a two time world champion and bronze medalist at the 2014 Sochi games, is the fourth U.S. luger to be tapped with the honor.
Choosing which world-class athlete would carry the American flag at the Opening Ceremony for the 2018 Winter Olympics did not come without controversy. Speedskater Shani Davis is furious over how it was chosen.
Erin Hamlin would seem to be a fine choice to lead the U.S. Winter Olympic team into Friday’s Opening Ceremonies as its flag-bearer. The first U.S. athlete to medal in singles luge four years ago in Sochi, she plans to retire after ...
Speedskater Shani Davis didn't attend the opening ceremony of the Pyeongchang Olympics after losing a coin flip to carry the U.S. flag and lead American athletes into the stadium