TSN and ESPN today announced an exciting addition to the broadcast plans for this weekend’s 2019 TSN ALL-STAR CURLING SKINS GAME, as the tournament will be broadcast on ESPN3 in the United States.
Airing live from the world-class Fenlands Banff Recreation Centre in Banff, Alta. this weekend (Feb. 1-3), the event features a roster of elite Canadian curling talent competing for a share of the $100,000 cash prize in both the men’s and women’s competitions.
“The TSN ALL-STAR CURLING SKINS GAME is a fan-favourite event for curling fans, and we couldn’t be happier that ESPN3 will be showcasing elite Canadian curling talent south of the border,” said Shawn Redmond, Vice-President, Discovery and TSN. “With eight of Canada’s best curling teams going head-to-head this weekend in Banff, we’re excited that this unique event will now reach even more die-hard curling fans across North America.”
TSN and ESPN3 deliver all six matchups of the tournament, which will also be available for live streaming for TSN and TSN Direct subscribers via TSN.ca and the TSN app. Fans can visit TSN.ca/CurlingSkins for more information.
The complete draw schedule is as follows:
|Friday, Feb. 1, 8 p.m. ET||Team Gushue vs. Team Bottcher||TSN1, TSN3, ESPN3|
|Saturday, Feb. 2, 11 a.m. ET||Team Einarson vs. Team Fleury||TSN, ESPN3|
|Saturday, Feb. 2, 3 p.m. ET||Team Koe vs. Team Carruthers||TSN, ESPN3|
|Saturday, Feb. 2, 7 p.m. ET||Team Jones vs Team Scheidegger||TSN1, TSN3, TSN4, ESPN3|
|Sunday, Feb. 3, 11 a.m. ET||Women’s Final||TSN1, TSN3, ESPN3|
|Sunday, Feb. 3, 3 p.m. ET||Men’s Final||TSN, ESPN3|
TSN’s production of the 2019 TSN ALL-STAR CURLING SKINS GAME is supported by a roster of premier Canadian sponsors, including Everest Funeral Concierge, Kubota Canada Inc., The Rimrock Resort Hotel, Meridian Manufacturing, Banff & Lake Louise Tourism, and Eye On the Ice.