Author Archives: Grant Granger

Author Archives: Grant Granger

Canada’s Gushue to get shot at first world men’s title

April 8, 2017

EDMONTON – Brad Gushue has a chance to give his country an achievement it hasn’t reached in 22 years. But more importantly, he has a shot at a huge first for himself and his Canadian teammates.

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Canada, Sweden set for Page 1-2 playoff showdown

April 7, 2017

EDMONTON – Canada’s Brad Gushue is two wins away from his first Ford World Men’s Curling Championship, presented by Service Experts, trophy.

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Team U.S.A. ready for playoff battle

April 6, 2017

EDMONTON – An American uprising just might be in the works; at least John Shuster thinks so. The United States skip and his team from Duluth, Minn., has cobbled together a six-game win streak to close out the round robin. In doing so the team served notice it will be a force in the playoffs of the 2017 Ford World Men’s Curling Championship, presented by Service Experts.

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Canada clinches top spot at Ford Worlds

April 6, 2017

EDMONTON – Canada’s Brad Gushue has clinched first place in the round-robin at the 2017 Ford World Men’s Curling Championship, presented by Service Experts.

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Swedes subdue Swiss in second-place showdown

April 6, 2017

EDMONTON – Sweden’s Niklas Edin can join Canada’s Brad Gushue in the 1-2 Page Playoff game Friday night with a win in one of his two games Thursday at the 2017 Ford World Men’s Curling Championship.

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Team Canada clinches Page 1-2 playoff spot

April 5, 2017

EDMONTON – Job No. 1 is done for Canada’s Brad Gushue and his Canadian squad at the 2017 Ford World Men’s Curling Championship, presented by Service Experts.

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Canada turns back Germans to close in on playoffs

April 5, 2017

EDMONTON – With a perfect record through the first four days of the 2017 Ford World Men’s Curling Championship, presented by Service Experts, Brad Gushue could be forgiven for looking ahead to the playoffs.

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‘Mighty Maple Leaf’ takes down China

April 4, 2017

EDMONTON – Marcel Rocque knows all about the Mighty Maple Leaf. He’s a three-time world champion for Edmonton skip Randy Ferbey back in the day. So he knows the mystique of the Maple Leaf doesn’t need any help, but that’s just what his Chinese charges did Tuesday afternoon.

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Canada shuts down U.S. for fifth straight win

April 4, 2017

EDMONTON – A lot of the heavy lifting has been completed for Canada’s Brad Gushue in his search for his first gold medal at the Ford World Men’s Curling Championship, presented by Service Experts.

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Canada rolls past Scots to move to 4-0

April 3, 2017

EDMONTON – As brilliantly as Brad Gushue’s squad played in winning the Tim Hortons Brier last month, he believes they’re playing better at the 2017 Ford World Men’s Curling Championship, presented by Service Experts, at Northlands Coliseum.

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Sweden set for showdown with Canada

April 2, 2017

EDMONTON – The stage is set for an early round showdown of the top guns at the 2017 Ford World Men’s Curling Championship, presented by Service Experts.

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Carruthers claims 2016 Home Hardware Canada Cup men’s title

December 4, 2016

BRANDON, Man. – The two ex-roommates battled it out for a lot more than just bragging rights Sunday night, and this time it was Reid Carruthers that has a lot to talk about.

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Jones captures third Home Hardware Canada Cup women’s crown

December 4, 2016

BRANDON, Man. – If Sunday’s showdown was about sending a message, then Jennifer Jones delivered one full of upper-case letters and exclamation marks to her opponent.

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Carruthers climbs past Epping into Home Hardware Canada Cup final

December 3, 2016

BRANDON, Man. – Reid Carruthers has been to one of the highest peaks in the curling world before as one of the climbers. On Sunday, he hopes to take a step toward reaching the summit as the team leader.

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Team Homan headed to Home Hardware Canada Cup women’s final

December 3, 2016

BRANDON, Man. – The defending champ doesn’t want to let go and she’ll get a chance Sunday to keep her title for another year.

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