Tag Archives: John Morris

Tag Archives: John Morris

Canadian teams outside the playoff picture at Curling World Cup

December 9, 2018

It wasn’t the result the three Canadian curling teams hoped for when arriving at Omaha, Neb., for the Curling World Cup. The Canadian men’s, women’s and mixed doubles teams did not qualify for any of the Sunday finals at Ralston Arena. Despite the result, Canadian teams gained some new experience playing at the new event.

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Double-win day keeps Canadian women on track at Curling World Cup

December 7, 2018

Tracy Fleury’s Canadian women’s team picked up two critical wins on Friday to stay in the playoff picture at the Curling World Cup in Omaha, Neb. The two victories at Ralston Arena lifted the Canadian women’s team to a 3-1 record with one more day of action in the double round-robin.

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Gunnlaugson makes first loss at Curling World Cup ‘disappear’ with win against China

December 6, 2018

A loss is never a welcome sight for any team’s record. But just like a magician, Winnipeg’s Jason Gunnlaugson essentially made his first loss disappear with a victory against China during Thursday’s Curling World Cup action at Ralston Arena in Omaha, Neb.

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Canadian teams split first two games at Curling World Cup

December 5, 2018

The Canadian teams opened with a win and a loss in its first two games at the Curling World Cup on Wednesday at the Ralston Arena in Omaha, Neb. Tracy Fleury (Winnipeg) led her women’s team to victory and the mixed doubles team of Kalynn Park (Calgary)/John Morris (Canmore, Alta.) were just shy of a win with a shootout loss at Ralston Arena in Omaha, Neb.

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Canadian teams aim to match early success at second leg of Curling World Cup

December 4, 2018

Many eyes will be on the Canadian men’s, women’s and mixed doubles teams at the second leg of the Curling World Cup in Omaha, Neb., slated to begin this Wednesday. Opponents won’t be admiring the Maple Leaf of the front of the Canadians’ jackets, but instead honing in on the targets on their backs after the Canadian teams won all three gold medals at the first leg of the Curling World Cup. Teams skipped by Winnipeg’s Tracy Fleury and Jason Gunnlaugson will represent the nation in the men’s and women’s competition. They’re joined by Kalynn Park (Calgary) and John Morris ...

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Hartung wins eight straight on the way to Red Deer title

November 20, 2018

Edmonton’s Brendan Bottcher was looking for his third championship at the Red Deer Curling Classic, but Saskatoon’s Kody Hartung played spoiler in the final, downing the defending champions 7-6.

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Curlers honoured at 2018 Canadian Sport Awards

September 20, 2018

Canadian curling stars were big winners at the 2018 Canadian Sport Awards on Thursday night in Ottawa.

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Team Canada Pyeongchang 2018 Blog: Kaitlyn Lawes and John Morris

February 13, 2018

By Kaitlyn Lawes and John Morris (Olympic mixed doubles curling champions) WHAT A NIGHT!!! We are still feeling the excitement after an amazing game tonight against Switzerland.

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Team Canada Pyeongchang 2018 Blog: Jeff Stoughton

February 11, 2018

By Jeff Stoughton (Team Canada mixed doubles coach) We knew today’s semifinal against a really good Norway team wasn’t going to be easy, so nobody should be surprised that it was a grind.

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Team Canada Pyeongchang 2018 Blog: Kaitlyn Lawes

February 10, 2018

By Kaitlyn Lawes (Team Canada mixed doubles player) We’ve had a great round robin, and now we’re getting ready for the playoffs.

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Team Canada Pyeongchang 2018 Blog: Jeff Stoughton

February 10, 2018

By Jeff Stoughton (Team Canada mixed doubles coach) That game was phenomenal. I mean, right from the first rock — perfect draws, perfect taps, double-takeouts, a couple in-offs. Kaitlyn and John were clicking on all cylinders, that’s for sure.

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Team Canada Pyeongchang 2018 Blog: John Morris

February 9, 2018

By John Morris (Team Canada mixed doubles player) After each game, we have go through a lot of media questions. First, we talk to Colleen Jones and Devin Heroux with CBC, and then we go through another room of TV cameras for televisions networks from other parts of the world.

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Team Canada Pyeongchang 2018 Blog: Kaitlyn Lawes

February 9, 2018

By Kaitlyn Lawes (Team Canada mixed doubles player) Today was a great day, for a lot of reasons.

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Team Canada Pyeongchang 2018 Blog: Jeff Stoughton

February 8, 2018

By Jeff Stoughton (Team Canada mixed doubles coach) OK, now it’s really hit me that I’m at the Olympics with Team Canada.

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Team Canada Pyeongchang 2018 Blog: John Morris

February 8, 2018

By John Morris (Team Canada mixed doubles player) This was an interesting day in a lot of ways, but it sure ended nice with the win over the U.S. That was a tough game to play because Becca and Matt Hamilton are really good friends of ours, but it was definitely important to win it after the loss this morning.

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