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As a member of the famed “Crazy Canucks,” Canadian ski legend Steve Podborski would hurl himself down mountains with no regard for his body. Today, the 60-year-old has a drastically different approach to life — one where he takes care of people. more »
Watch live coverage from the women's quarter-finals at the Grand Slam of Curling: The National. Action begins on Saturday at 1 p.m. ET. with Rachel Homan's rink taking on Casey Scheidegger in our featured match. more »