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Tag Archives: Brad Gushue

McEwen, Gushue score big wins, Jacobs clinches playoff spot

Mike McEwen (Photo, Curling Canada/Michael Burns)
March 9, 2016

OTTAWA – If there’s one thing that’s been proven over and over again this week at the Tim Hortons Brier it’s that patience is needed, and is usually rewarded. Mike McEwen of Manitoba and Brad Gushue of Newfoundland-Labrador both fell behind early but patiently waited for their opportunities. For McEwen, third B.J. Neufeld, second Matt Wozniak, lead Denni Neufeld and alternate Jon Mead that didn’t come until the seventh end against Jim Cotter of B.C. (2-6; Vernon-Kelowna). “You usually don’t win too many games when you give up two in the first end,” said a tired McEwen. “They made a great ...

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Team Canada on the ropes after tough loss to Newfoundland-Labrador

Ottawa Ont.Mar 9; 2016.Tim Hortons Brier.N.L. skip Brad Gushue (foreground)  studies the incoming stone as Team Canada skip Pat Simmons checks the stones line.Gushue defeats Simmons 7-3 in 9 ends.  michael burns photo
March 9, 2016

OTTAWA – Now the game plan for Team Canada is simple – win or say good-bye to repeating as Tim Hortons Brier champions.

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Northern Ontario still unbeaten; Manitoba stuns Canada at Tim Hortons Brier

Ottawa Ont.Mar 8, 2016.Tim Hortons Brier.Northern Ontario skip Brad Jacobs,lead Ryan Harnden, second E.J.Harnden,Curling Canada/ michael burns photo
March 8, 2016

OTTAWA – Triples were the killer for Kevin Koe and Alberta in their 8-3 defeat Tuesday evening at the hands of Brad Jacobs and his Northern Ontario team, which is unbeaten through 10 draws at the Tim Hortons Brier.

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Canada, Territories score impressive victories Tuesday

Ottawa Ont.Mar 8, 2016.Tim Hortons Brier.Team Canada third John Morris (L) , skip Pat Simmons, (R), Curling Canada/ michael burns photo
March 8, 2016

OTTAWA – Pat Simmons and Team Canada scored an impressive bounce-back victory while Jamie Koe of Northwest Territories got his first win at the Tim Hortons Brier Tuesday.

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Newfoundland/Labrador sailing along at Tim Hortons Brier

Ottawa Ont.Mar 8, 2016.Tim Hortons Brier.N.L. skip Brad Gushue, N.B. second Marc LeCocq, Curling Canada/ michael burns photo
March 8, 2016

If you were looking for a sign of where Brad Gushue’s Newfoundland/Labrador team is at in terms of dealing with stress at the 2016 Tim Hortons Brier, it could be found on Monday afternoon at TD Place.

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Northern Ontario beats Team Canada to remain a perfect 4-0 at Tim Hortons Brier

Ottawa Ont.Mar 7, 2016.Tim Hortons Brier, Northern Ontario third Ryan Fry checks the stones line after delivering his stone as  Team Canada second Carter Rycroft checks the path over his shoulder during draw 7 at the Brier. michael burns photo
March 7, 2016

OTTAWA – There are turning points in games – both on the scoreboard and in the minds of players – and for Brad Jacobs and his still unbeaten Northern Ontario teammates, that came early Monday evening against Pat Simmons and Team Canada.

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P.E.I. knocks Team Canada from unbeaten ranks at Tim Hortons Brier

Ottawa Ont.Mar 7, 2016.Tim Hortons Brier.Open Cermonies Draw 6,Military  Honour Guard. Curling Canada/ michael burns photo
March 7, 2016

OTTAWA – Adam Casey of P.E.I. tapped back a Team Canada counter with his final stone to score two in the 10th end and upset unbeaten Pat Simmons of Calgary 6-4 Monday at the Tim Hortons Brier.

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Ménard gets first Tim Hortons Brier win in front of friendly fans

Ottawa Ont.Mar 6, 2016.Tim Hortons Brier.Jean-Michel Menard, Curling Canada/ michael burns photo
March 6, 2016

OTTAWA — Jean-Michel Ménard of Quebec cracked open a tight game with three in the ninth end Sunday to get past Adam Casey of Prince Edward Island for his first win at the Tim Hortons Brier.

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Saskatchewan, Alberta get vital wins at Tim Hortons Brier

Ottawa Ont.Mar 6, 2016.Tim Hortons Brier.Brier Bear. Curling Canada/ michael burns photo
March 6, 2016

OTTAWA – Steve Laycock of Saskatchewan kept himself in the thick of the chase Sunday afternoon with a vital 8-4 win over Jim Cotter of B.C. at the Tim Hortons Brier.

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Team Canada improves to 2-0 at Tim Hortons Brier

Ottawa Ont.Mar 6, 2016.Tim Hortons Brier.Team Canada skip Pat Simmons. Curling Canada/ michael burns photo
March 6, 2016

It’s hardly breaking news that the 2016 Tim Hortons Brier features the most talented array of teams in the rich history of the Canadian men’s curling championship.

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Northern Ontario gets extra-end win over Saskatchewan

Ottawa Ont.Mar 5, 2016.Tim Hortons Brier. Northern.Ontario  lead Ryan Harnden, second E.J.Harnden, Curling Canada/ michael burns photo
March 5, 2016

OTTAWA – Steve Laycock of Saskatchewan came up short with his last-rock draw in the 11th end Saturday, allowing Brad Jacobs of Northern Ontario to take a 6-5 win without having to throw his final stone.

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Veteran Gushue spoils McEwen’s debut at Tim Hortons Brier

Ottawa Ont.Mar 5, 2016.Tim Hortons Brier.NL skip Brad Gushue reacts after defeating Manitoba's Mike McEwen in an extra end 5-4 in draw 1 of the Brier. michael burns photo
March 5, 2016

OTTAWA – Veteran Brad Gushue spoiled Mike McEwen’s debut in the Tim Hortons Brier Saturday, making a last-rock hit-and-stick in the 11th end for a 5-4 victory in the event’s opening draw.

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Brad Gushue wins Ford Hot Shots competition

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March 5, 2016

OTTAWA – Veteran skip Brad Gushue of Newfoundland-Labrador scored 26 of a possible 30 points to beat lead Denni Neufeld of Manitoba in the final of the Ford Hot Shots skills competition Saturday.

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2016 Tim Hortons Brier opens Saturday in Ottawa

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March 2, 2016

A field many consider to be the finest ever assembled to contest a Canadian men’s curling championship will open play Saturday at TD Place in Ottawa in the 2016 Tim Hortons Brier.

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Scotties, Tim Hortons Brier fields add some familiar faces

2015 Canadian Mixed (North Bay)
February 1, 2016

Another weekend of provincial and territorial playdowns across the country resulted in some very familiar faces (see you in Ottawa, Brad Gushue) booking their tickets to the 2016 Scotties Tournament of Hearts in Grande Prairie, Alta., and the 2016 Tim Hortons Brier in Ottawa.

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