2014 Brier photo gallery – Days 4-6

Daily updates from the 2014 Tim Hortons Brier

Day 6, draws 14, 15 and 16

A measurement is taken to determine the outcome of the fifth end in draw 14's matchup between B.C. and Manitoba on March 6. Sean Brady/The Omega

A measurement is taken to determine the outcome of the fifth end in draw 14’s matchup between B.C. and Manitoba on March 6. The game would go to 11 ends. Sean Brady/The Omega

B.C.'s John Morris signals to a Newfoundland and Labrador player to check the stone using his binocular glasses, but the NL player said he already knew which was closest. B.C. took the fifth end with one point. Sean Brady/The Omega

B.C.’s John Morris signals to a Newfoundland and Labrador player to check the stone using his binocular glasses, but the NL player said he already knew which was closest. B.C. took the fifth end with one point. Sean Brady/The Omega

B.C. took its second loss, falling to 8-2, now tied for second with Manitoba, the rink that defeated it in draw 14. Sean Brady/The Omega

B.C. took its second loss, falling to 8-2, now tied for second with Manitoba, the rink that defeated it in draw 14. Sean Brady/The Omega

Newfoundland and Labrador (5-5) defeated Northern Ontario (2-8) with a score of 7-6 in 10 ends. Sean Brady/The Omega

Newfoundland and Labrador (5-5) defeated Northern Ontario (2-8) with a score of 7-6 in 10 ends. Sean Brady/The Omega

Northern Ontario fell to 2-8 in draw 14 on March 6. The rink will play Quebec (4-4) in draw 16 on March 6. Sean Brady/The Omega

Northern Ontario fell to 2-8 in draw 14 on March 6. The rink will play Quebec (4-4) in draw 16 on March 6. Sean Brady/The Omega

 

Day 5, draws 11, 12 and 13

Newfoundland and Labrador's Brad Gushue put 4 on the board in the 11th end for a 10-6 victory over Quebec. Sean Brady/The Omega

Newfoundland and Labrador’s Brad Gushue put 4 on the board in the 11th end for a 10-6 victory over Quebec. Sean Brady/The Omega

Jeff Stoughton helped Manitoba defeat Saskatchewan 7-4 in 10 ends in draw 12. Manitoba (7-2) will face B.C. (8-1) on March 6 in draw 14. Sean Brady/The Omega

Jeff Stoughton helped Manitoba defeat Saskatchewan 7-4 in 10 ends in draw 12. Manitoba (7-2) will face B.C. (8-1) on March 6 in draw 14. Sean Brady/The Omega

Attendance has been steady around the average of 2,350 in the 6,400-seat Interior Savings Centre. Sean Brady/The Omega

Attendance has been steady around the average of 2,350 in the 6,400-seat Interior Savings Centre. Sean Brady/The Omega

Quebec's Jean-Michel Ménard shouts down the ice late in the match against Newfoundland and Labrador. Quebec (3-4) has lost two in a row and will face Northwest Territories/Yukon on March 6 in draw 16. Sean Brady/The Omega

Quebec’s Martin Crête shouts down the ice late in the match against Newfoundland and Labrador. Quebec (4-4) defeated winless Nova Scotia in draw 13 and will face Northwest Territories/Yukon on March 6 in draw 15. Sean Brady/The Omega

 

Day 4, draws 8, 9 and 10

Quebec Second Éric Sylvain and Lead Philippe Ménard sweep hard on a throw by J.M. Ménard in the fifth end of their draw 10 match against New Brunswick (NB), which needed extra ends to produce a winner. NB scored two in the 11th end to win 10-8 for their second win of the tournament. Quebec moves to 3-3. Mike Davies/The Omega

Quebec Second Éric Sylvain and Lead Philippe Ménard sweep hard on a throw by J.M. Ménard in the fifth end of their draw 10 match against New Brunswick (NB), which needed extra ends to produce a winner. NB scored two in the 11th end to win 10-8 for their second win of the tournament. Quebec moves to 3-3. Mike Davies/The Omega

Tyler Morgan (left) and Jamie Farnell try to guide one of Skip Greg Balsdon’s stones to its target during Team Ontario’s 8-3 win over Prince Edward Island (PEI). Ontario moves to 4-2 with the win and PEI drops to 3-4.   Mike Davies/The Omega

Tyler Morgan (left) and Jamie Farnell try to guide one of Skip Greg Balsdon’s stones to its target during Team Ontario’s 8-3 win over Prince Edward Island (PEI). Ontario moves to 4-2 with the win and PEI drops to 3-4. Mike Davies/The Omega

Alberta coach John Dunn discusses strategy with team alternate Jamie King while the rest of the boys go to work against Team Saskatchewan in Draw 10 Tuesday night. Alberta won the match 8-6 to move to 6-1 and tie B.C. for the tournament lead while Saskatchewan moved to 4-2.  Mike Davies/The Omega

Alberta coach John Dunn discusses strategy with team alternate Jamie King while the rest of the boys go to work against Team Saskatchewan in Draw 10 Tuesday night. Alberta won the match 8-6 to move to 6-1 and tie B.C. for the tournament lead while Saskatchewan moved to 4-2. Mike Davies/The Omega

Skip Jamie Murphy of Nova Scotia (NS) discusses the best plan of attack into a crowded house with teammate Jordan Pinter during their Draw 10 loss to Northwest Territories/Yukon (TE). NS is still winless (0-7) after day four, while TE sits at 2-6. Mike Davies/The Omega

Skip Jamie Murphy of Nova Scotia (NS) discusses the best plan of attack into a crowded house with teammate Jordan Pinder during their Draw 10 loss to Northwest Territories/Yukon (TE). NS is still winless (0-7) after day four, while TE sits at 2-6. Mike Davies/The Omega