Tag Archives: Ottawa (page 2)

Tag Archives: Ottawa

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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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Nova Scotia-NWT rematch Saturday for a berth in Tim Hortons Brier

March 4, 2016

OTTAWA – It will be a rematch between James Murphy of Nova Scotia and Jamie Koe of Northwest Territories Saturday to determine which team advances into the main draw of the Tim Hortons Brier.

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Northwest Territories remains perfect at Tim Hortons Brier

March 4, 2016

Playing in the far north, big-game pressure situations are few and far between. Which is what made Friday morning’s 2016 Tim Hortons Brier pre-qualifying round victory so satisfying for veteran Northwest Territories skip Jamie Koe.

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Tough Tim Hortons Brier debut for Wade Kingdon and Nunavut

March 4, 2016

OTTAWA – It was not the start that Wade Kingdon and his Nunavut team had hoped for in their territory’s debut Thursday at the Tim Horton Brier.

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2016 Tim Hortons Brier opens Saturday in Ottawa

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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Team Canada aims to tell another winning story at Tim Hortons Brier

March 1, 2016

When was the last time you watched a sequel that matched the first movie for entertainment? When it doesn’t live up to your ideal of the first movie, does it take something away the opening act?

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Field complete for 2016 Tim Hortons Brier

February 14, 2016

There was some significant star power added to the 2016 Tim Hortons Brier on Sunday. The field was filled out for the Canadian men’s curling championship, March 5-13 at TD Place in Ottawa, with four of the biggest names in the sport winning provincial titles.

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Final four Tim Hortons Brier berths up for grabs this weekend

February 10, 2016

With the number of upsets at the women’s provincial finals, the Scotties Tournament of Hearts lineup will feature a number of underdogs and unfamiliar faces — or at least some faces we haven’t seen in a while.

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Veterans book their trips to Tim Hortons Brier

February 7, 2016

Skips with a combined 27 Purple Hearts between them will take to the ice at the 2016 Tim Hortons Brier in Ottawa after winning provincial titles on Sunday.

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