TSN presents full coverage of Scotties Tournament of Hearts Staff

2/15/2013 1:46:23 PM

Canada's best female curlers sweep for the national title in Kingston, ON at the 2013 SCOTTIES TOURNAMENT OF HEARTS airing Feb. 16-24 on TSN. In total, Canada's Sports Leader delivers 65+ hours of exclusive live coverage from Draw 1 tomorrow (Saturday, Feb. 16) at 2 p.m. ET to the championship on Sunday, Feb. 24 at 7 p.m. ET (see below for complete schedule).

All draws from the 2013 SCOTTIES TOURNAMENT OF HEARTS can be seen live on TSN Mobile TV. In addition, French-language coverage is available throughout the tournament on RDS and RDS2.

The 2013 SCOTTIES TOURNAMENT OF HEARTS is part of TSN's robust schedule of the biggest and best curling events each year, including exclusive live coverage of all of the marquee tournaments from the Season of Champions calendar.

Defending champion Heather Nedohin and her Alberta rink will represent Team Canada against 11 teams that won their provincial playdowns. Returning to compete are last year's silver medallists from British Columbia led by skip Kelly Scott. This year's field also includes fan favourite and four-time SCOTTIES champion Jennifer Jones of Manitoba, who took home the bronze medal at last year's tournament, and Colleen Jones, who returns to the championship for the first time since 2006 as a member of Team Nova Scotia led by skip Mary-Anne Arsenault.

Calling the action from the K-Rock Centre in Kingston is the esteemed broadcast team of Vic Rauter, Olympic gold medallist Linda Moore, and two-time Brier champion and Olympic gold medallist, Russ Howard, as well as TSN curling analyst Bryan Mudryk and three-time SCOTTIES winner Cathy Gauthier.

Fans can also visit the TSN Digital platforms for all the latest scores, news, video highlights, and tweets from the 2013 SCOTTIES TOURNAMENT OF HEARTS.

Following the SCOTTIES, TSN heads to Edmonton, AB, to deliver complete live coverage of the 2013 TIM HORTONS BRIER, running March 2-10 at Rexall Place.

TSN's broadcast schedule for the 2013 SCOTTIES TOURNAMENT OF HEARTS is as follows:

Saturday, Feb. 16
• Draw 1 at 2 p.m. ET
• Draw 2 at 7 p.m. ET

Sunday, Feb. 17
• Draw 3 at 9 a.m. ET
• Draw 4 at 2 p.m. ET
• Draw 5 at 7 p.m. ET (TSN2)

Monday, Feb. 18
• Draw 6 at 2 p.m. ET
• Draw 7 at 7:30 p.m. ET

Tuesday, Feb. 19
• Draw 8 at 2 p.m. ET
• Draw 9 at 7 p.m. ET

Wednesday, Feb. 20
• Draw 10 at 2 p.m. ET
• Draw 11 at 7 p.m. ET

Thursday, Feb. 21
• Draw 12 at 9 a.m. ET
• Draw 13 at 2 p.m. ET
• Draw 14 at 7:30 p.m. ET

Friday, Feb. 22
• Draw 15 at 9 a.m. ET
• Draw 16 at 2 p.m. ET
• Draw 17 at 7:30 p.m. ET

Saturday, Feb. 23
• Page Playoff (1 vs. 2) at 2 p.m. ET
• Page Playoff (3 vs. 4) at 7 p.m. ET

Sunday, Feb. 24
• Semifinal at 9 a.m. ET
• Bronze Medal at 2 p.m. ET (TSN2)
• Final at 7 p.m. ET