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Top curling video and social media moments


Top curling video and social media moments

Curling fans got to know Japan's "sunshine team" and the #HamFam, among other PyeongChang highlights

For nearly three straight weeks, curling dominated the Olympic airwaves, and while the U.S., Sweden and Canada all came away with gold medals, there were still plenty of highlights away from the ice.

In the mixed doubles tournament, fans were introduced to Team USA's #HamFam, Matt and Becca Hamilton, who became instant sensations. Matt was even confused for some other celebrities, as people tried to nail down exactly who he looked like.

Who is U.S. curler Matt Hamilton's celebrity doppelganger?

People have been trying to pinpoint exactly who Hamilton looks like since the start of the 2018 Games.

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Hamilton also became popular for his very patriotic shoe game.
He taught everyone the finer points of "broomstacking" with Canadian mixed doubles gold medalist John Morris.

Curlers Matt Hamilton and John Morris share a 'broomstacking' drink

Friends off the ice, the curlers met for a beer in PyeongChang

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And he got to "meet" his hero, Aaron Rodgers... of course only through Twitter (for now!)

Aaron Rodgers wishes U.S. curler Matt Hamilton (and his mustache) good luck

The Green Bay Packers quarterback gave his celebrity twin Matt Hamilton a Olympic level shoutout as the men's curling team begins round-robi...

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Curlers gained many famous friends and fans during these Olympics. Hamilton became BFFs with J.J. Watt.
And the sport became a huge hit with actor, and legend, Mr. T.

Curling may have just found its new biggest celebrity fan: Mr. T

Mr. T took to Twitter on Saturday night to talk about his newfound interest in curling. 

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In the women's tournament, fans were introduced to Japan's "sunshine team," who were all all smiles on the way to their bronze medal win.
In the men's tournament, we got an inside look into Tyler George, of Team USA, and his lucky socks that brought super powers.
Curling also embraced Korea and K-pop,
their inner dragon,
and joined forces with Mario.
We learned where curling stones come from.
And met the man who keeps the ice in tip-top shape.
We also learned what curlers do to keep in tip-top shape.
And at the end of the day, we topped it off with a rousing game of curling bingo!

Time to play the game sweeping the nation - curling bingo

A game to play with friends while you watch curling after dark

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