Press Release: TSN Announces Draw and Broadcast Schedule for January’s PINTY’S ALL-STAR CURLING SKINS GAME

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BANFF, ALTA. (November 18, 2014) – With the 2014-15 curling season set to sweep curling fans across Canada, TSN today announced the draw and broadcast schedule for the fan-favourite PINTY’S ALL-STAR CURLING SKINS GAME at The Fenlands Banff Recreation Centre in Banff National Park from January 16-18, 2015.

Complete event information for the PINTY’S ALL-STAR CURLING SKINS GAME is available on the event’s dedicated microsite, TSN.ca/curlingskins, which launches today.

Draw and Broadcast Schedule
Highlighted by rematches and rivalries, the key storylines leading into the PINTY’S ALL-STAR CURLING SKINS GAME include:

  • A rematch of the 2014 Scotties Tournament of Hearts final between Team Homan and Team Sweeting in the event’s opening draw
  • A reunion between 2014 Tim Hortons Brier finalists, with skip John Morris taking on national champion Kevin Koe and his new dream team in the second draw
  • A face-off between Sochi 2014 Olympic Winter Games gold medallist Jennifer Jones and her former Manitoba rival Chelsea Carey in the third draw
  • A Saturday night prime-time battle between Sochi 2014 gold medallists Team Jacobs and their Ontario rivals, led by skip Glenn Howard in the last draw ahead of the finals

The draws and broadcast schedule* for next year’s PINTY’S ALL-STAR CURLING SKINS GAME are as follows: 

Friday, Jan.16
8 p.m. ET on TSN – Team Homan vs. Team Sweeting

Saturday Jan. 17
11 a.m. ET on TSN – Team Morris vs. Team Koe
4 p.m. ET on TSN – Team Jones vs. Team Carey
9 p.m. ET on TSN – Team Jacobs vs. Team Howard

Sunday Jan.18
3 p.m. ET on TSN – Women’s Final
8 p.m. ET on TSN – Men’s Final

With the addition of a women’s competition for the first time since 2003, TSN’s total broadcast coverage doubles from nine to 18 hours and expands the total number of draws from three to six.

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