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Team Canada closes in on Tim Hortons Brier playoff berth

March 8, 2017

ST. JOHN’S — The champs are in familiar territory at the 2017 Tim Hortons Brier. Kevin Koe’s Team Canada rink from Calgary ran its record to 6-2 and put itself in a solid position for a playoff berth with an 8-6 win over the Northwest Territories on Wednesday night at Mile One Centre in the always interesting Battle of the Koe Brothers.

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Manitoba rallies for win at Tim Hortons Brier

March 8, 2017

ST. JOHN’S – Manitoba flirted with disaster for a third straight game and needed two key shots by skip Mike McEwen to pull out a win and remain alone atop the standings at the Tim Hortons Brier Wednesday.

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Quebec rolls to fifth straight win at Tim Hortons Brier

March 8, 2017

ST. JOHN’S — Depending on whom you ask, Jean-Michel Ménard’s Quebec team is not one you’d want to be playing right about now at the 2017 Tim Hortons Brier.

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Team Canada battles to another win at World Wheelchair Championship

March 8, 2017

Team Canada skip Jim Armstrong had to come up with a big shot in the final end to win a close battle over Finland’s Markku Karjalainen on Wednesday and keep Canada in sight of a playoff berth at the 2017 World Wheelchair Curling Championship in Gangneung, South Korea.

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Home team scores big win at Tim Hortons Brier

March 7, 2017

ST. JOHN’S – Hometown hero Brad Gushue jumped on a golden opportunity in the fifth end and then made the crucial shots in the final few ends to beat Brad Jacobs of Northern Ontario 7-5 Tuesday to keep alive his playoff hopes at the Tim Hortons Brier.

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Alberta continues to improve at Tim Horton Brier

March 7, 2017

Brendan Bottcher and his rookie Alberta team continued to shake off the horrors of an 0-3 start to the Tim Hortons Brier Tuesday.

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Territories stun hometown favourites at Tim Hortons Brier

March 7, 2017

ST. JOHN’S — Jamie Koe’s Northwest Territories team had every excuse to mail it in on Tuesday morning at the Tim Hortons Brier.

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Teams fighting for position at World Wheelchair Championship

March 7, 2017

Canada joins a logjam of teams fighting for position at the 2017 World Wheelchair Curling Championship in Gangneung, South Korea, after losing both games on Tuesday.

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Manitoba only unbeaten team left at Tim Hortons Brier

March 6, 2017

ST. JOHN’S — And then there was one. Mike McEwen of Manitoba is the only unbeaten team after Day 3 at the Tim Hortons Brier.

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Two added to Canadian Curling Hall of Fame

March 6, 2017

ST. JOHN’S — A Bear and a Mouse are the newest members of the Canadian Curling Hall of Fame, it was announced today by Curling Canada.

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Canada’s Wheelchair curlers moving up at Worlds

March 6, 2017

Team Canada remains in second place in the standings after a strong 8-2 win today over Germany as the round robin continues at the 2017 World Wheelchair Curling Championships in Gangneung, South Korea.

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Just two teams unbeaten after two days at the Tim Hortons Brier

March 5, 2017

ST. JOHN’S – After just two days of play there’s only two unbeaten teams at the Tim Hortons Brier, and not surprisingly, one of those is Kevin Koe and Team Canada.

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Morris and Team B.C. find win column at Tim Hortons Brier

March 5, 2017

ST. JOHN’S – It’s only Day 2 of the Tim Hortons Brier but John Morris and his British Columbia team from Vernon/Kelowna were already in a critical position after two losses.

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Manitoba quiets St. John’s crowd with victory

March 5, 2017

ST. JOHN’S — Mike McEwen left the ice early Sunday afternoon at Mile One Centre, fairly certain he was not exactly the most popular man in St. John’s.

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Another win for Canada at World Wheelchair Championship

March 5, 2017

Team Canada’s wheelchair curling team regrouped after a loss to Switzerland on Sunday morning and came out strong against the USA to earn a 6-4 win in round robin action at the 2017 World Wheelchair Curling Championships in Pangneung, South Korea.

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