KAMLOOPS, B.C. -- Manitoba's Jeff Stoughton made it look hard again Sunday night but he improved to 4-0 at the top of the standings at the Canadian men's curling championship
He was actually down a point coming home at the Tim Hortons Brier in Kamloops, B.C. against winless New Brunswick and James Grattan but scored five in the 10th end to win 9-5.
B.C.'s John Morris also had trouble with winless Jamie Murphy and Nova Scotia and was down a point coming home in 10. But third Jim Cotter's final rock scored three to give them an 8-6 win and improve their record to 3-1.
Alberta's Kevin Koe now sits at 2-1 after handing Newfoundland and Labrador's Brad Gushue his second loss of the day, 9-4 in eight ends.
P.E.I.'s Eddie MacKenzie also improved to 2-1 with a 10-7 win over Northern Ontario's Jeff Currie.