Forums Menu

User: 
Pass:  

Curling Scores

Click Event to Show Scoreboard
W: Pyeongchang Winter Games - Women
M: Pyeongchang Winter Games - Men
M: Pyeongchang Winter Games - Doubles
: Alberta Winter Games Mixed Doubles
M: Simms Home Hardware U18 Mens Championship
M: WCT Tallinn Masters Mixed Doubles
W: USA Womens Club National Championship
M: USA Mens Club National Championship
M: Listowel Mixed Doubles Cashspiel
W: Simms Home Hardware U18 Womens Championship
M: Yukon Senior Mens Championship
W: Swiss Curling Championship
M: Swiss Curling Championship
Default (ET)
Full Scoreboard  |  Play Fantasy Pick'em!  

CurlingZone : Powered by vBulletin>
<smallfont><b><a href=CurlingZone > Chat Forums > General Curling Chat > Rock Talk > Mens olympics

Disclaimer: CurlingZone does not represent or endorse the accuracy or reliability of any Content posted on any Forums area and you acknowledge that any reliance upon such Content shall be at your sole risk. Any Content placed on any Forums area by users and anonymous posters are the views of the user posting the statement, and do not represent the views of CurlingZone or our partners, advertisers or sponsors. By posting anonymously, you are allowing your IP address to be displayed for identification purposes. CurlingZone reserves the right to remove any post at its discretion without warning or explanation.
  Last Thread   Next Thread
Author
Thread Post New Thread   Post A Reply
02-13-18 08:01PM
Ajay is offline Click Here to See the Profile for Ajay Click here to Send Ajay a Private Message Find more posts by Ajay Add Ajay to your buddy list Edit/Delete Message Reply w/Quote
Ajay
Swing Artist

 

Registered: Mar 2014
Location:
Posts: 406

Mens olympics

Miss the doubles already. Four ends to get one point. Pretty boring.

Report this post to a moderator | IP: Logged

02-13-18 08:26PM
fresca is offline Click Here to See the Profile for fresca Click here to Send fresca a Private Message Find more posts by fresca Add fresca to your buddy list Edit/Delete Message Reply w/Quote
fresca
Super Rockchucker

 

Registered: Oct 2008
Location:
Posts: 2486

How can skill possibly be boring compared to fluke ?

Funny how 7 teams can suddenly appear and give the best team a good game

Report this post to a moderator | IP: Logged

02-13-18 08:46PM
CURLER1 is offline Click Here to See the Profile for CURLER1 Click here to Send CURLER1 a Private Message Find more posts by CURLER1 Add CURLER1 to your buddy list Edit/Delete Message Reply w/Quote
CURLER1
Drawmaster

 

Registered: Oct 2004
Location: Brandon
Posts: 638

no excitement at all, very boring......at least it can only get better!

Report this post to a moderator | IP: Logged

02-13-18 09:41PM
guido is offline Click Here to See the Profile for guido Click here to Send guido a Private Message Find more posts by guido Add guido to your buddy list Edit/Delete Message Reply w/Quote
guido
Drawmaster

 

Registered: Feb 2011
Location: Winnipeg
Posts: 898

It should would be nice if alike Harris was fired

Report this post to a moderator | IP: Logged

02-13-18 10:14PM
fresca is offline Click Here to See the Profile for fresca Click here to Send fresca a Private Message Find more posts by fresca Add fresca to your buddy list Edit/Delete Message Reply w/Quote
fresca
Super Rockchucker

 

Registered: Oct 2008
Location:
Posts: 2486

id like to play billiards with mike for about $1000 ball

if stretch had curled another1 inch he would have made mikes " impossible " shot - to be fair he is at least speaking his mind

alas the ice is acting up again - must have been 20 shots that pulled up short tonight - a few in the ee when it counts

Report this post to a moderator | IP: Logged

02-13-18 10:14PM
curlerbroad is offline Click Here to See the Profile for curlerbroad Click here to Send curlerbroad a Private Message Find more posts by curlerbroad Add curlerbroad to your buddy list Edit/Delete Message Reply w/Quote
curlerbroad
Super Rockchucker

 

Registered: Feb 2004
Location: Toronto
Posts: 2112

quote:
Originally posted by fresca
How can skill possibly be boring compared to fluke ?

Funny how 7 teams can suddenly appear and give the best team a good game



They save their best for Canada.

__________________
Well Behaved Women Don't Make History.

Report this post to a moderator | IP: Logged

02-14-18 02:13AM
On The Nose is offline Click Here to See the Profile for On The Nose Click here to Send On The Nose a Private Message Find more posts by On The Nose Add On The Nose to your buddy list Edit/Delete Message Reply w/Quote
On The Nose
Swing Artist

 

Registered: Apr 2014
Location: In the House
Posts: 370

Re: Mens olympics

quote:
Originally posted by Ajay
Miss the doubles already. Four ends to get one point. Pretty boring.

Mixed Doubles is for people with very short attention spans - kind of like 'reality' tv shows - there is very little substance there.
Regular curling uses more of the brain - it is 'chess on ice'...

Mixed doubles is like junk food, or fast food - cheap, prepared quickly with all sorts of questionable ingredients, tastes like plastic, does the body more harm than good, and leaves you still feeling hungry...
whereas regular curling is like a full, healthy meal - it may take longer to prepare, and longer to eat, but it is much more tasty, far more filling, and is much healthier.

__________________
"It is easy in the world to live after the worlds opinion; it is easy in solitude to live after our own... but the great man is he who, in the midst of the crowd, keeps with perfect sweetness the independence of solitude." ~ Ralph Waldo Emerson

Report this post to a moderator | IP: Logged

02-14-18 09:13AM
Deliverer is offline Click Here to See the Profile for Deliverer Click here to Send Deliverer a Private Message Find more posts by Deliverer Add Deliverer to your buddy list Edit/Delete Message Reply w/Quote
Deliverer
Hitting Paint

 

Registered: Nov 2016
Location:
Posts: 153

YOWZA, that game last night against Italy was pure excitement. Was on the edge of my seat for hours just hoping somebody, anybody would be able to score a point. Even the CBC colour man, who hardly knows the difference between the hog line and the button, was thrilled. He described Koe, perhaps the best Skip in the world, in one word: stoical. Benny seems to be the only team member who ever shows some emotion but even that is infrequent. After that it goes downhill quickly until we're only left with Mr Excitement himself.

Report this post to a moderator | IP: Logged

02-14-18 10:28AM
curlerbroad is offline Click Here to See the Profile for curlerbroad Click here to Send curlerbroad a Private Message Find more posts by curlerbroad Add curlerbroad to your buddy list Edit/Delete Message Reply w/Quote
curlerbroad
Super Rockchucker

 

Registered: Feb 2004
Location: Toronto
Posts: 2112

Italy's win over Switzerland showed they are here to curl! They gave Koe a game last night...fortunately all that thoughtful pondering over every shot put them to sleep.

__________________
Well Behaved Women Don't Make History.

Report this post to a moderator | IP: Logged

02-14-18 02:40PM
albetts is offline Click Here to See the Profile for albetts Click here to Send albetts a Private Message Find more posts by albetts Add albetts to your buddy list Edit/Delete Message Reply w/Quote
albetts
Drawmaster

 

Registered: Jan 2006
Location: Peterborough
Posts: 896

And AGAIN... the Koe team was still on the ice when all of the other games were over.

Report this post to a moderator | IP: Logged

02-16-18 08:54AM
curlerbroad is offline Click Here to See the Profile for curlerbroad Click here to Send curlerbroad a Private Message Find more posts by curlerbroad Add curlerbroad to your buddy list Edit/Delete Message Reply w/Quote
curlerbroad
Super Rockchucker

 

Registered: Feb 2004
Location: Toronto
Posts: 2112

All Canadian games seem to go to the last shot...while it is good to see the team giving their opinion on every shot? Can't Kevin just make a decision and the team throw the rock?

__________________
Well Behaved Women Don't Make History.

Report this post to a moderator | IP: Logged

02-16-18 10:39AM
albetts is offline Click Here to See the Profile for albetts Click here to Send albetts a Private Message Find more posts by albetts Add albetts to your buddy list Edit/Delete Message Reply w/Quote
albetts
Drawmaster

 

Registered: Jan 2006
Location: Peterborough
Posts: 896

quote:
Originally posted by curlerbroad
All Canadian games seem to go to the last shot...while it is good to see the team giving their opinion on every shot? Can't Kevin just make a decision and the team throw the rock?


That's cute.

Report this post to a moderator | IP: Logged

02-16-18 11:24AM
albetts is offline Click Here to See the Profile for albetts Click here to Send albetts a Private Message Find more posts by albetts Add albetts to your buddy list Edit/Delete Message Reply w/Quote
albetts
Drawmaster

 

Registered: Jan 2006
Location: Peterborough
Posts: 896

Just copied and pasted this from facebook. What an inspirational story. What a proud family. Go Canada Go. Enjoy.

https://olympics.cbc.ca/news/articl...4RYDwS4.twitter

Report this post to a moderator | IP: Logged

02-16-18 11:52AM
Manitoba Legend is offline Click Here to See the Profile for Manitoba Legend Click here to Send Manitoba Legend a Private Message Find more posts by Manitoba Legend Add Manitoba Legend to your buddy list Edit/Delete Message Reply w/Quote
Manitoba Legend
Supreme Champion!

 

Registered: Jan 2009
Location: Hovel of Fame
Posts: 11204

quote:
Originally posted by curlerbroad
All Canadian games seem to go to the last shot...while it is good to see the team giving their opinion on every shot? Can't Kevin just make a decision and the team throw the rock?


It took me awhile to get used to it - BUT that's their process! From Laing's 2nd brick to Koe's final stone - the team discusses all shots (unless in a time crunch) thru & thru. . . . sometimes they'll even discuss Laing's first stone. Seems annoying and unnecessary but Kevin lacks the full confidence to call is own game. All four guys are skips and that's their recipe/process!

__________________
I'm one of the good guys now!

Report this post to a moderator | IP: Logged

02-16-18 12:33PM
curlerbroad is offline Click Here to See the Profile for curlerbroad Click here to Send curlerbroad a Private Message Find more posts by curlerbroad Add curlerbroad to your buddy list Edit/Delete Message Reply w/Quote
curlerbroad
Super Rockchucker

 

Registered: Feb 2004
Location: Toronto
Posts: 2112

I just hope they don't run out of time...although Ben seems to be the official clock watcher.

__________________
Well Behaved Women Don't Make History.

Report this post to a moderator | IP: Logged

02-16-18 05:20PM
fresca is offline Click Here to See the Profile for fresca Click here to Send fresca a Private Message Find more posts by fresca Add fresca to your buddy list Edit/Delete Message Reply w/Quote
fresca
Super Rockchucker

 

Registered: Oct 2008
Location:
Posts: 2486

- we hit curling bottom in our house today ....

Woke the bride up at 6 am , half way into can v korea game ,
"want to watch the men' s ?"

" im kinda sick of curling " , rolls over zzzzzzzzzzzzzzzx

Report this post to a moderator | IP: Logged

02-16-18 07:17PM
fresca is offline Click Here to See the Profile for fresca Click here to Send fresca a Private Message Find more posts by fresca Add fresca to your buddy list Edit/Delete Message Reply w/Quote
fresca
Super Rockchucker

 

Registered: Oct 2008
Location:
Posts: 2486

tonite at midnight eastern.
11 pm winnipeg

koe v edin

Report this post to a moderator | IP: Logged

02-17-18 09:03AM
nelski is online now Click Here to See the Profile for nelski Click here to Send nelski a Private Message Find more posts by nelski Add nelski to your buddy list Edit/Delete Message Reply w/Quote
nelski
Super Rockchucker

 

Registered: Oct 2004
Location: Hill Bottom Corner
Posts: 1669

*whispering*... Cda lost to Swe in the middle of the night, 5 to 2. Missed it. Not much chatter about the skip's calls or team's play. *still whispering* ... #goCdaGo

__________________
Pushin' back from the hack.

Report this post to a moderator | IP: Logged

02-17-18 10:28AM
Manitoba Legend is offline Click Here to See the Profile for Manitoba Legend Click here to Send Manitoba Legend a Private Message Find more posts by Manitoba Legend Add Manitoba Legend to your buddy list Edit/Delete Message Reply w/Quote
Manitoba Legend
Supreme Champion!

 

Registered: Jan 2009
Location: Hovel of Fame
Posts: 11204

The Discussion Group (Koe) went down to their first defeat in the middle of the night.

Hard to win when your opponent - a world-class monster bowls a perfect game!

O well, better the Discussion Group loses in the R.R. vs. Playoffs.

__________________
I'm one of the good guys now!

Report this post to a moderator | IP: Logged

02-17-18 01:37PM
Buzzzardd is offline Click Here to See the Profile for Buzzzardd Click here to Send Buzzzardd a Private Message Find more posts by Buzzzardd Add Buzzzardd to your buddy list Edit/Delete Message Reply w/Quote
Buzzzardd
Harvey Hacksmasher

 

Registered: Mar 2016
Location: Kitchener
Posts: 11

Watched the game. Sweden won the game, Canada didn't lose it. Sweden curled near 100% as a team.

Report this post to a moderator | IP: Logged

All times are GMT. The time now is . Post New Thread   Post A Reply
  Last Thread   Next Thread
Show Printable Version | Email this Page | Subscribe to thisThread

Forum Jump:
Rate This Thread:

Forum Rules:
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts
HTML code is OFF
vB code is ON
Smilies are ON
[IMG] code is ON
 

Curling Scores

Click Event to Show Scoreboard
W: Pyeongchang Winter Games - Women
M: Pyeongchang Winter Games - Men
M: Pyeongchang Winter Games - Doubles
: Alberta Winter Games Mixed Doubles
M: Simms Home Hardware U18 Mens Championship
M: WCT Tallinn Masters Mixed Doubles
W: USA Womens Club National Championship
M: USA Mens Club National Championship
M: Listowel Mixed Doubles Cashspiel
W: Simms Home Hardware U18 Womens Championship
M: Yukon Senior Mens Championship
W: Swiss Curling Championship
M: Swiss Curling Championship
Default (ET)
Full Scoreboard  |  Play Fantasy Pick'em!  

RECENT CURLING POSTS

Recent News

Recent
Homan Dominant in Canada's Win Over USA

Homan Dominant in Canada's Win Over USA

Gangneung, Republic of Korea - Canada won their first game of the Olympic Winter Games PyeongChang 2018 women's curling event on Saturday night, with an 11-3 win over the United States in the Gangneung Curling Centre.

Curling Blogs

Facebook Feed

To top ↑