According to TSN on Saturday, the Canadian Olympic men's curling champions of Brad Jacobs, Ryan Fry, E.J. Harnden and Ryan Harnden of Sault. Ste. Marie, Ontario were honoured at the fifth end break of the semi-final Saturday night of the 2014 Tim Horton's Brier at Kamloops, British Columbia.
Jacobs and his team from northern Ontario, won a gold medal in men's curling at the 2014 Olympic Winter Games in Sochi.
In the gold medal game, team Canada defeated Great Britain's David Murdoch in a lopsided score of 9-3. It would be one of ten gold medals Canada won at the 2014 Olympic Winter Games in Sochi.
Meanwhile, at the 2014 Tim Horton's Brier, British Columbia's John Morris will play Alberta's Kevin Koe in the championship final Sunday evening (TSN, 5:30 p.m.). Morris has won an Olympic gold medal in the past as a third to Kevin Martin of Edmonton at the 2010 Olympic Winter Games in Vancouver. At the 2014 Tim Horton's Brier, Morris calls the game and continues to throw third stones for British Columbia.
Koe's second meawhile is Carter Rycroft of Grande Prairie, Alberta, who was the second for Martin on Canada's silver medal winning curling team at the 2002 Olympic Winter Games in Salt Lake City.