One day I said to Sean, “I think we should do a Scotties Tournament of Hearts and Brier preview.”
“What the hell is that?” Sean asked.
“They are the biggest curling tournaments outside of the Olympics.”
“Can you bet on them?”
“Yeah, I think so let me check…. Yeah! Bovada has odds, also maybe we can get a curler to come on the podcast and talk about them?”
“You think you know someone?”
“No, but I know some people who might know some people who know some people. Let me ask… Yeah, they said we can get Tyler George.”
“I don’t know who that is but book it!”
That my degenerate friends is why we are talking about the Scotties Tournament of Hearts. And why Tyler George, the vice of the US Men’s Gold Medal team from 2018, will be joining Sean and Kramer on the podcast as well.
For those uninitiated, the Scottie’s and Brier are like the March Madness of Curling. In a normal year, you have tournaments in every province in Canada to determine which rink, team, is the best in the land. All of those winners then descend on a central location to compete for the title of best men or women’s team in Canada and go to represent the great North at the