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Gushue tops Laycock to claim Canadian Open

BradGushue nailed a clutch final shot to score two in the final end and lift his rink to a 6-5 victory over Steve Laycock and win the Canadian Open title Sunday.

Brad Gushue on target for Canadian Open crown

Brad Gushue, the 2006 Olympic curling gold medallist, is building another powerhouse curling rink in St. John's Newfoundland. Gushue nailed a clutch final shot to score two in the final end and lift his rink to a 6-5 victory over Steve Laycock and win the Canadian Open title Sunday.

Brad Gushue to face Steve Laycock in Canadian Open final

Brad Gushue of St. John's, N.L., came back from down two Saturday night to defeat Calgary's Kevin Koe 5-4 and advance to the final of the Grand Slam of Curling's Canadian Open championship. He will face Saskatoon's Steve Laycock on Sunday at 1 p.m. ET.

Grand Slam of Curling: Canadian Open final

Watch the men's final at the Grand Slam of Curling's Canadian Open in Yorkton, Sask., live on Sunday at 1 p.m. ET.

Russell: Deep in the heart of curling country

At the Grand Slam of Curling's Canadian Open In Yorkton, Sask., Scott Russell finds the game is already reaching a fever pitch as it rounds into mid-season form.

Skips McEwen, Koe earn playoff spots at Canadian Open

Mike McEwen of Winnipeg earned a playoff spot in the Grand Slam of Curling Canadian Open with a 7-3 win over Brad Gushue of St. John's N.L., on Thursday.

Grand Slam of Curling: Canadian Open

The world's top curlers are in Yorkton, Sask., this week for the Grand Slam of Curling's Canadian Open. Watch a men's quarter-final live on Saturday at 1 p.m. ET, and the final Sunday at 1 p.m. ET.

McEwen defeats Jacobs in National curling final

Mike McEwen claimed the National final of the Grand Slam of Curling after defeating Olympic champion Brad Jacobs 5-2.

Mike McEwen, Val Sweeting win Canada Cup curling titles

Skips Val Sweeting of Edmonton and Winnipeg's Mike McEwen both won their respective Canada Cup culing titles on Sunday in Camrose, Alta.

Mike McEwen beats Brad Jacobs to win Canada Cup curling event

Winnipeg's Mike McEwen broke out to a big lead early and never trailed en route to defeating Olympic Gold medallist Brad Jacobs 8-3 in Sunday's men's final of the Canada Cup.

Sweeting defeats Homan in Canada Cup final

Edmonton's Val Sweeting scored a deuce in the ninth end and earned a steal in the 10th to win curling's Canada Cup on Sunday with a 6-3 victory over Ottawa's Rachel Homan.

Mike McEwen, Val Sweeting advance to Canada Cup curling finals

Winnipeg's Mike McEwen used the hammer in the 11th end to score one and defeat Glenn Howard of Penetanguishene, Ont. 5-4 in the men's semifinal at the Canada Cup curling tournament on Saturday night.

Val Sweeting advances to curling's Canada Cup final

Edmonton's Val Sweeting advanced to the women's final at the Canada Cup curling tournament after edging Heather Nedohin of Sherwood Park, Alta., 7-6 on Saturday.

Jones falls to Homan in Canada Cup round-robin

Ottawa's Rachel Homan improved to 5-1 in round-robin play at the Canada Cup curling tournament with a 9-4 victory over Olympic champion Jennifer Jones on Friday night.

Jacobs, Jones in playoff hunt at Canada Cup

Olympic curling champions Brad Jacobs and Jennifer Jones escaped with extra-end victories Friday to remain inthe playoff hunt at the Home Hardware Canada Cup.

McEwen defeats Jacobs in the National curling final

Mike McEwen claimed the National final of the Grand Slam of Curling after defeating Olympic champion Brad Jacobs 5-2.

Jacobs, McEwen to meet in Grand Slam of Curling final

Brad Jacobs and Mike McEwen will meet in the Grand Slam of Curling National final after winning their semifinal draws on Saturday.

Carruthers remains undefeated at Grand Slam of Curling

Reid Carruthers extended his undefeated streak at the Grand Slam of Curling National to 5 after a commanding 9-2 victory over the previously undefeated Brendan Bottcher.

Ottawa to host Tim Hortons Brier in 2016

Ottawa will host the 2016 Tim Hortons Brier, the first time the city has held Canada's premier men's curling event since 2001.

Brad Gushue, Valerie Sweeting win curling Masters titles

Some big shots set the stage but a well-swept draw for two in the seventh end was enough to give Brad Gushue the men's title at the Masters Grand Slam of Curling Sunday as he beat Winnipeg's Mike McEwen 8-6.

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