Scotties Tournament of Hearts

The 2021 Scotties kicks off from a bubble in Calgary Friday night

Feb 19, 2021 | 5:33am

The 2021 Scotties Tournament of Hearts kicks off Friday night in Calgary. Draw one will begin at 7:30 p.m. Regina time. Sherry Anderson and her Saskatchewan team from the Nutana Curling Club in Saskatoon, will play their first game Saturday morning against Prince Edward Island at 9:30 a.m. For Anderson, this will be her tenth […]

Upset Potential? Few curling options during season creates question marks at Scotties

Feb 15, 2021 | 3:39pm

Uncertainty will be a prevalent theme at the Canadian women’s curling championship. The 2021 edition of the Scotties Tournament of Hearts, which starts Friday in Calgary, will be a one-of-a-kind playdown that kicks off a run of six straight bonspiels at the Markin MacPhail Centre. Most of the top Canadian teams are in the field […]

Curling Canada expands wild-card field for Scotties and Brier

Jan 13, 2021 | 1:36pm

Curling Canada is expanding the field for the Scotties Tournament of Hearts and Tim Hortons Brier. The usual 16-team field will have two extra wild-card teams when play begins next month in the so-called bubble at Calgary’s Markin MacPhail Centre. The play-in game was cancelled so there will be three wild-card teams in all, along […]

Curling Canada wants to hold major events in Calgary bubble

Dec 1, 2020 | 8:39pm

Curling Canada wants Calgary’s Canada Olympic Park to be a curling hub for the season’s top events. Canada’s governing body of the sport proposes holding the 2021 national men’s, women’s and mixed doubles championships, as well as the men’s world championship over a condensed schedule at WinSport’s Markin MacPhail Centre. Potential dates will be announced […]

Scotties Tournament of Hearts in Moose Jaw another success according to Curling Canada

Feb 23, 2020 | 9:00am

It’s been an extremely successful week of Curling this week in Moose Jaw, as the Scotties Tournament of Hearts concludes Sunday. This is the second time in five years The Notorious City has hosted the Scotties, and has gone just as well this time around. Moose Jaw also hosted the Canada Cup back in 2012. Spokesperson […]

Einarson tops Jones in 1-2 playoff game at Scotties

Feb 22, 2020 | 9:24pm

Kerri Einarson’s Manitoba rink defeated her provincial rival Jennifer Jones in the 1-2 page playoff game Saturday night in Moose Jaw 6-4. After a blank in the first end, Einarson forced Jones to a single in the second, giving the Wild card team a single point. Jones proceeded to fill the house with rocks in […]

Tiebreakers galore at Scotties as pool play wraps up

Feb 19, 2020 | 10:31pm

Six of the eight teams that will be in the championship pool at the Scotties Tournament of Hearts has been decided with two more to be decided Thursday morning. Saskatchewan’s Robyn Silvernagle is hoping to be one of those two, but she will have to win a tiebreaker game first. In a tight contest Wednesday […]

Team Saskatchewan continues to roll at Scotties after 7-5 win over Alberta

Feb 17, 2020 | 9:49pm

Robyn Silvernagle’s North Battleford rink is now 3-1 to start the Scotties Tournament of Hearts in Moose Jaw after beating Alberta’s Laura Walker 7-5 Monday night. Things started well for Team Saskatchewan, as they forced Walker to draw for one in the first end. That was followed up with a deuce in the second end […]

Up and down day for Silvernagle as she splits Sunday games at Scotties

Feb 16, 2020 | 10:09pm

Robyn Silvernagle is still in the thick of things in her pool, but she was one shot away from being unbeaten after Sunday’s play at the Scotties Tournament of Hearts in Moose Jaw. Playing in the afternoon draw against Team Canada’s Chelsea Carey, Silvernagle opted for a tough double takeout for the win instead of […]