TSN Heads to St. John’s, N.L. for Exclusive Live Coverage of the 2017 TIM HORTONS BRIER, Beginning Tomorrow, Saturday, March 4

— March 3, 2017

– TSN’s Season of Champions curling coverage continues with Canada’s national men’s curling championship, beginning with Draw #1 tomorrow, Saturday, March 4 at 1:30 p.m. ET on TSN –

– Kevin Koe competes as Team Canada for a fourth BRIER title against a decorated field featuring multiple BRIER champions, World Champions, and Olympic gold medallists –

– TSN’s full BRIER schedule is available at TSN.ca/Curling –

TORONTO (March 3, 2017) – Canada’s top men’s curlers collide in St. John’s, N.L., as TSN presents exclusive live coverage of the 2017 TIM HORTONS BRIER, one of 60+ championship events that live on TSN. The action begins with Draw #1 tomorrow, Saturday, March 4 at 1:30 p.m. ET and continues throughout the week before culminating with the Final on Sunday, March 12 at 6:30 p.m. ET. TSN’s complete BRIER schedule is available at TSN.ca/Curling. TSN’s Vic Rauter delivers the call from the Mile One Centre in St. John’s, N.L. alongside analysts Russ Howard, a two-time BRIER champion and Olympic gold medallist, Olympic silver medallist Cheryl Bernard, and three-time SCOTTIES champion Cathy Gauthier. TSN’s Bryan Mudryk delivers the call for morning draws with Gauthier providing analysis. TSN’s live TIM HORTONS BRIER coverage is available live and on-demand to TSN subscribers via TSN.ca/Live and the TSN GO app. French-language coverage is available on RDS. Defending champion Kevin Koe returns as Team Canada in search of his fourth career BRIER title. Koe headlines a decorated field featuring three-time BRIER champion, Olympic gold medallist, and World Champion John Morris of British Columbia; four-time BRIER and World Champion Glenn Howard of Ontario; Olympic gold medallist and hometown star Brad Gushue of Newfoundland and Labrador; Olympic gold medallist and BRIER champion Brad Jacobs of Northern Ontario; and BRIER champion Jean-Michel Ménard of Québec. The field at the 2017 TIM HORTONS BRIER features: The following four rinks will compete in a pre-qualifying tournament for the remaining spot in the 2017 TIM HORTONS BRIER: Following the TIM HORTONS BRIER, TSN heads to Beijing, China to deliver exclusive live coverage of the 2017 WORLD WOMEN’S CURLING CHAMPIONSHIP, running March 18-26 at the Capital Indoor Stadium. Curling on TSN As the official broadcaster of Curling Canada, TSN broadcasts more than 300 hours of live Season of Champions curling each year, including the TIM HORTONS BRIER and SCOTTIES TOURNAMENT OF HEARTS, along with the FORD WORLD MEN’S CURLING CHAMPIONSHIP, WORLD WOMEN’S CURLING CHAMPIONSHIP, HOME HARDWARE CANADA CUP, 2017 WORLD FINANCIAL GROUP CONTINENTAL CUP, CANADIAN JUNIORS, and LE GRUYERE EUROPEAN CURLING CHAMPIONSHIPS.

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