PREVIEW // Silvertips vs. Victoria (9/8)
EVERETT SILVERTIPS at VICTORIA ROYALS – LANGLEY EVENTS CENTRE
TONIGHT’S MATCHUP AND SERIES NOTES
Only matchup of the preseason between the two teams … the Silvertips will open back-to-back games in the Vancouver Giants preseason tournament … the Tips are 1-0-1-1- in preseason, up against the Royals record of 3-0-0-0 … Sean Richards leads active Silvertips in preseason scoring with four points in two games … Victoria is led by Phillip Schultz, D-Jay Jerome, and Tyler Lees, who each have four points … the Tips will conclude their preseason tournament trip to Langley on Sunday, visiting the Giants at 4pm.
ROSTER NOTES: The Silvertips trimmed their roster by three players earlier in the week and are carrying two goaltenders: Dustin Wolf and Blake Lyda … not expected to play are Connor Dewar (MIN), Riley Sutter (WSH), Wyatte Wylie (PHI), and Jake Christiansen (CGY) – all attending NHL training camps.