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Curling in Kosovo? This Canadian wants to make it happen

How does curling fit in with Kosovo, a country that currently has no curling clubs or ice to play on? Like most things to do with the sport, there's a Canadian involved.

Brad Gushue guides North America to Continental Cup of Curling title

After four full days of curling, trying to decide a winner of the Continental Cup came down to a dramatic one-shot draw to the button shootout after North America and Team World tied 30-30.

Brad Gushue keeps Team North America in good position at Continental Cup

Team North America's Brad Gushue defeated Team World's Thomas Ulsrud 7-2 on Saturday at the Continental Cup.

Canada brushes aside Brazil to secure men's curling worlds berth

Brazil was never going to beat Canada in a best-of-five curling series. It was never really about that, anyway.

Trudeau watches as North America takes Continental Cup lead

American skip John Shuster scored an 8-3 win in front of Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau for Team North America's only victory Friday evening, giving his squad a 10.5 to 7.5 advantage in the race to 30.5 points at the Continental Cup.

Olympic curlers warm up at Continental Cup

Before the pressure of the Olympics takes hold, many of curling's top teams are staying loose at this week's star-studded, but lighthearted, Continental Cup.

Kevin Koe, Brad Gushue grab wins at Continental Cup

Team North America's Kevin Koe and his Calgary-based team beat Thomas Ulsrud of Team World 6-4 in one of three team matches Thursday night at the Continental Cup curling tournament.

Cheryl Bernard is Olympic-bound with Team Homan — and here's why

Cheryl Bernard is going back to the Olympics with Rachel Homan's rink. While the announcement confused fans and players alike, Curling Canada's criteria for alternate selections include, "international playing experience, making critical decisions during the heat of the game and ability to perform on the world stage.”

Cheryl Bernard comes out of retirement, joins Team Homan as Olympic alternate

Cheryl Bernard has another shot at Olympic gold. The Calgary native and Scott Pfeifer were selected on Monday as alternates for Rachel Homan's and Kevin Koe's rinks, who were will represent Canada in Pyeongchang.

Lawes, Morris bound for Olympics after winning the Canadian mixed doubles curling trials

Kaitlyn Lawes and John Morris clinch an Olympic berth after defeating Brad Gushue and Val Sweeting in Sunday's Canadian mixed doubles curling trials final.

John Morris, Kaitlyn Lawes look for Olympic repeat after mixed doubles victory

About 90 kilometres down the highway from where Kaitlyn Lawes and John Morris were born in Winnipeg, the two were able to realize their Olympic dreams for a second time Sunday after beating Val Sweeting and Brad Gushue at the mixed doubles trials final.

Lawes, Morris win Olympic mixed doubles curling berth

Kaitlyn Lawes and John Morris booked their ticket to the Pyeongchang Olympics with an 8-6 victory over Brad Gushue and Val Sweeting at the Canadian mixed doubles curling trials in Manitoba.

Past Olympic curling champions featured in 1st-ever mixed doubles trials final

Three of the four curlers in today’s mixed doubles Olympic trials final are past Olympic champions and now they want to get back for a second chance at gold.

Brad Gushue gets 2nd Olympic chance — in a discipline he barely knew

Brad Gushue and Val Sweeting started the trials with two losses and seemed lost at times. But they've won eight of their last nine games to punch a ticket to Sunday's final.

Kaitlyn Lawes, John Morris ease into mixed doubles curling trials final

Kaitlyn Lawes and John Morris led from start to finish as they beat Brett Gallant and Jocelyn Peterman 7-3 to advance to the Canadian mixed doubles curling trials final.

Gushue, Sweeting to face Morris, Lawes in mixed doubles curling playoffs

Brad Gushue and Val Sweeting will face John Morris and Kaitlyn Lawes in the Page 1-2 playoff at the Canadian mixed doubles curling trials after picking up victories on Friday evening.

Canadian mixed curlers owe debt of thanks to a clutch 5th-place finish

Why a non-podium result at the mixed curling world championship two years ago might be the best fifth-place finish in Canadian curling history.

Mixed doubles curling is the future of the Olympics

At first glance it may seem like a bit of a novelty act. But if you look carefully, you'll see in mixed doubles curling another sign that the Olympics are determined to place men and women on more equal footing, writes Scott Russell...

In The House: Canadian mixed doubles curling trials

Watch as Canadian Olympic curling medallists Joan McCusker and Mike Harris sit down with CBC Sports reporter Devin Heroux and talk mixed doubles curling trials ahead of the knockout rounds of the Olympic trial event.

Team Gushue well-represented in mixed doubles curling trials playoffs

The field of 18 teams has been cut to eight as the playoffs begin at the Canadian mixed doubles curling trials in Portage la Prairie, Man., where each member of Brad Gushue's four-man rink is still in contention.

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