Tag Archives: Ottawa (page 2)

Tag Archives: Ottawa

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

Ottawa Ont.mar4, 2016.Tim Hortons Brier.Team Nova Scotia skip Jamie Murphy, second Scott Saccary, Curling Canada/ michael burns photo
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

Ottawa Ont.Mar 4, 2016.Tim Hortons Brier. Team Northwest Territores skip Jamie Koe studies the line of the incoming stone during his moring pre qualifier game against Jamie Murphy of Nova Scotia. michael burns photo
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

Ottawa Ont.Mar 3, 2016.Tim Hortons Brier. Team Nunavut skip Wade Kingdom, Curling Canada/ michael burns photo
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

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

2015, Calgary Ab, Tim Hortons Brier, Team Canada skip Pat Simmons, lead Nolan Thiessen, second Carter Rycroft, Curling Canada/michael burns photo
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

Grande Prarie AB, Dec 5, 2015, Home Hardware Canada Cup Curling, Team McEwen skip Mike McEwen, Curling Canada/ michael burns photo
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

2015, Calgary Ab, Tim Hortons Brier, Northern Ontario skip Brad Jacobs lead Ryan Harnden, second E.J.Harnden, Curling Canada/michael burns photo
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

Camrose Ab,December 5, 2014.Home Hardware Canada Cup Curling.Coldwater Ont skip Glenn Howard raises his brush after defeating Calgary skip John Morris 4-3 in draw 8. michael burns photo
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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Fields for 2016 Tim Hortons Brier, Scotties taking shape after provincial finals

Winnipeg, MB Tim Hortons Roar of the Rings 2013 Team Carey Skip Chelsea Carey CCA/michael burns photo
January 24, 2016

There were surprises, disappointments and out-and-out shockers across the country as the fields started filling up for the 2016 Scotties Tournament of Hearts and Tim Hortons Brier.

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Travelers Club Championship begins Monday in Ottawa

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November 20, 2015

Curling dreams will be coming true for the 28 teams that open the 2015 Travelers Curling Club Championship on Monday at the Ottawa Hunt and Golf Club.

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