Tag Archives: Newfoundland & Labrador

Tag Archives: Newfoundland & Labrador

Hot-shooting Koe leads Alberta to Tim Hortons Brier championship

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March 13, 2016

OTTAWA – Kevin Koe’s razor-thin pick of a Brad Gushue counter in the seventh end was the pivotal shot that led to Alberta’s 9-5 win over Newfoundland-Labrador in the championship game of the Tim Hortons Brier Sunday evening.

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Eleventh end single gives Northern Ontario Tim Hortons Brier bronze medal

Ottawa Ont.Mar 13, 2016.Tim Hortons Brier.N.Ontario skip Brad Jacobs, (L), third Ryan Fry, Curling Canada/ michael burns photo
March 13, 2016

OTTAWA — Brad Jacobs had a tough time getting up for the Tim Hortons Brier bronze-medal game Sunday and he was short on the house on his first draw, but he and his Northern Ontario teammates got it together in time to get past Mike McEwen of Manitoba 7-6 in 11 ends.

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Measurement gives Alberta semifinal win over Northern Ontario

Ottawa Ont.Mar 12, 2016.Tim Hortons Brier.Semi-Final,Alberta, Curling Canada/ michael burns photo
March 12, 2016

OTTAWA – It took 10 nail-biting ends and a measurement on the winning point for Kevin Koe of Alberta to get by Brad Jacobs of Northern Ontario 6-5 in the Tim Hortons Brier semifinal Saturday evening.

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“Perfect game” gives Alberta win over Manitoba in Page 3-4 game

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March 12, 2016

OTTAWA – Kevin Koe made all the shots he had to while Mike McEwen had some early struggles and that was more than enough for Alberta to take a 7-5 victory over Manitoba in the Tim Hortons Brier Page 3-4 playoff game Saturday.

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Newfoundland-Labrador advances to final of Tim Hortons Brier

Ottawa Ont.Mar 11, 2016.Tim Hortons Brier.N.L.fans, Curling Canada/ michael burns photo
March 11, 2016

OTTAWA – Brad Gushue of Newfoundland-Labrador made a gentle tapback to count one in the 11th end Friday to beat Brad Jacobs of Northern Ontario 7-6 in the Page 1-2 playoff game and earn a berth in Sunday’s gold-medal game of the Tim Hortons Brier.

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Playoff pairings set at 2016 Tim Hortons Brier

Ottawa Ont.Mar 10, 2016.Tim Hortons.Manitoba skip Mike McEwen, Curling Canada/ michael burns photo
March 11, 2016

OTTAWA — It’s down to the final four at the 2016 Tim Hortons Brier. Friday morning’s final draw of round-robin play was meaningless in terms of determining playoff pairings, but it was important for playoff teams wanting to generate some momentum going into the medal round.

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Craig Savill’s return to the ice highlights night at Tim Hortons Brier

Ottawa Ont.Mar 10, 2016.Tim Hortons. Craig Savill, Ontario skip Glenn Howard.Curling Canada/ michael burns photo
March 10, 2016

OTTAWA – Craig Savill made a triumphant return to the Tim Hortons Brier Thursday night, a brief one but impressive and emotional one.

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N. Ontario, Newfoundland/Labrador headed for first-place showdown

Ottawa Ont.Mar 10, 2016.Tim Hortons Brier.Northern Ontario,Curling Canada/ michael burns photo
March 10, 2016

OTTAWA – Front-runners Brad Jacobs of Northern Ontario and Brad Gushue of Newfoundland-Labrador will tangle Friday morning for first place in theTim Hortons Brier.

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Newfoundland/Labrador, Alberta clinch Tim Hortons Brier playoff berths

Ottawa Ont.Mar 10, 2016.Tim Hortons Brier.Sociables, Curling Canada/ michael burns photo
March 10, 2016

Brad Gushue and his Newfoundland/Labrador champs from St. John’s can now start thinking about their weekend schedule.

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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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