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Erika Brown, John Shuster rinks lead U.S. Olympic Curling Trials


Erika Brown is halfway to her third Olympics and first in 16 years. John Shuster is closer to returning to the Games, too. Brown and Shuster’s rinks won the first games in the best-of-three U.S. Olympic Curling Trials championship series in Fargo, N.D., on Friday. Brown’s rink, the reigning U.S. champion, beat a team skipped [more]

Erika Brown, Allison Pottinger’s rinks advance to Olympic Curling Trials finals

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The first members of the 2014 U.S. Olympic Team will come from one of two curling rinks. The reigning U.S. champions skipped by Erika Brown beat first-place Allison Pottinger‘s rink 5-4 on Thursday afternoon, advancing both to the best-of-three Olympic Trials championship series in Fargo, N.D. The finals will be broadcast on NBCSN, beginning with the first [more]