Scott Howard was the first one on the ice to celebrate when his father, Glenn, skipped the Canadian team to a world curling title three years ago in Basel, Switzerland. At the time, Howard was an alternate. Now he's hoping to return to such heights as a full-time player on the squad.
Former skip Jeff Stoughton was named Curling Canada's mixed doubles program manager on Tuesday. The two-time world champ will oversee several aspects of the program leading up to the sport's debut as a medal discipline at the 2018 Winter Olympics.
The IOC has approved new events in snowboarding, alpine skiing, speed skating and curling for the 2018 Winter Olympics in Pyeongchang, South Korea.
Canada's Kelsey Rocque led her women's rink to an 8-2 win over Scotland on Sunday for a second straight junior curling world title, while Winnipeg's Braden Calvert defeated defending champion Switzerland 6-3 in the men's final in Tallinn, Estonia.
Olympic champion Brad Jacobs captured the Players'Championship Grand Slam of Curling event on Sunday with a 4-3 comeback victory over previously undefeated Mike McEwen.
Singles in both the seventh and eighth ends gave Scotland's Eve Muirhead a 4-2 win over Russia's Anna Sidorova in the women's championship game at the Players' Championship Grand Slam of Curling event on Sunday.
Toronto's John Epping defeated Calgary's Kevin Koe 6-4 on Saturday to advance to the semifinals at the Players' Championship Grand Slam of Curling event.
Scotland's Eve Muirhead defeated Edmonton's Heather Nedohin 8-4 in quarter-final play Saturday at The Players' Championship at the Mattamy Athletic Centre in Toronto.
Heather Nedohin is closing out this phase of her curling career in style. The Edmonton skip took down the reigning Olympic champion at the start of The Players' Championship, and then knocked off the reigning world champion on Friday morning.
Mike McEwen downed Sweden's Niklas Edin 5-1 Thursday night to remain unbeaten at The Players' Championship at the Mattamy Athletic Centre. McEwen, from Winnipeg, sits atop the men's standings at 4-0 at the season's final Grand Slam of Curling stop.
Brad Jacobs of Sault Ste. Marie, Ont., is off to a good start at the Players' Championship Grand Slam of curling event after picking up two wins on Wednesday.
Canada's Pat Simmons defeated Finland's Aku Kauste 8-4 on Sunday to win bronze at the world men's curling championship at Scotiabank Centre.
Canada's Pat Simmons was hoping to have a chance to win his first world men's curling title in his home country. A semifinal loss to Sweden's Niklas Edin dashed those plans Saturday night.
Canada's Pat Simmons dropped a 7-6 decision to Norway's Thomas Ulsrud in the Page playoff 1-2 game at the world men's curling championship Friday at Scotiabank Centre in Halifax.
Canada's Pat Simmons hit a draw for two in the 10th end for a 6-5 win over Finland and later won on the last rock to beat Italy 7-6 on Thursday at the world men's curling championship.
Canada's Pat Simmons hit a draw for two in the 10th end for a 6-5 win over Finland and later won on the last rock to beat Italy 7-6.
From long hair to crazy pants, the scenes sometimes resembles a fashion show more than a curling tournament at the men's world championship in Halifax.
Canada's Pat Simmons hit a draw for two in the 10th end for a 6-5 win over Finland's Aku Kauste at the world men's curling championship at Scotiabank Centre in Halifax.
CBC's Devin Heroux brings you the latest from the World Men's Curling Championship in Halifax.
Canada's Pat Simmons rebounded from his first loss at the world men's curling championship by winning a pair of games Wednesday to clinch a spot in the 1-2 page playoff.