SUNDAY // Tips at Portland (10/14)
EVERETT SILVERTIPS at PORTLAND WINTERHAWKS – MODA CENTER
- Sunday, Oct. 14, 2018
- Time: 5:00pm
- RADIO: KRKO 1380 AM / 95.3 FM & Silvertips App
TONIGHT’S MATCHUP AND SERIES NOTES
The Silvertips battle the Portland Winterhawks in the third of ten meetings for the regular season and in their first visit to Portland … the Silvertips are 76-66-14 lifetime against Portland and 34-35-8 all-time in downtown Everett … the two teams met last season in the second round of the WHL Playoffs and the Silvertips defeated Portland, 4-1 to advance to the Conference Championship series … the Silvertips are playing on the back end of a three-game, three-day sequence (2-0-0-0) … the Silvertips have won five of their last six games and have scored 12 goals in the last two games.
REGULAR SEASON SERIES (Silvertips are 1-1-0-0)
|Sep. 23||EVT 3 – POR 1|
|Oct. 6||POR 4 – EVT 1|
|Oct. 14||at Portland||5:00 pm PDT|
|Nov. 14||Portland||7:05 pm PST|
|Nov. 16||at Portland||7:00 pm PST|
|Nov. 25||at Portland||5:00 pm PST|
|Nov. 28||Portland||7:05 pm PST|
|Jan. 19||at Portland||5:00 pm PST|
|Feb. 9||Portland||7:05 pm PST|
|Mar. 12||at Portland||7:00 pm PDT|
NEXT THREE GAMES (all times PT)
DATE OPPONENT TIME SITE RADIO
10/19/18 @ Brandon 5:30pm Westman Place KKXA 1520 AM & 101.1 FM/Tips App
10/21/18 @ Regina 3:00pm Brandt Centre KRKO 1380 AM & 95.3 FM/Tips App
10/23/18 @ Prince Albert 6:00pm Art Hauser Centre KRKO 1380 AM & 95.3 FM/Tips App
LAST TIME OUT:
EVT 7 – KAM 2 (10-13-18): Five players recorded multi-point nights along with five power play goals, tying the franchise record, allowing the Everett Silvertips to crush the Kamloops Blazers, 7-2, at A.O.T.W. Arena before 4,521 fans on Saturday in WHL action. The Silvertips hammered a total of 57 shots on net, two shy of their franchise record set last season and included 26 shots in the second, one shy of their franchise period record. Silvertips first-star forward Riley Sutter recorded two goals and one assist, defenseman Jake Christiansen recorded three assists and 10 shots on goal, forward Dawson Butt recorded one goal and one assist, and Sahvan Khaira recorded one goal and one assist, both his first in a Silvertips uniform and d-man Wyatte Wylie recorded a goal and an assist.
TOP 5 TIPS TIDBITS
- OUTBREAK: The Silvertips reached a season high in goals (7) for the second straight night, and have scored 12 goals in the last two games … they have 101 shots in the last two games … the Tips had 57 shots on Saturday vs. Kamloops, two shy of the franchise single game record.
- SPECIAL DELIVERY: The Silvertips scored 5 power play goals on Saturday, tying a single-game franchise record … they have 7 power play goals in the last two games … they are 3-of-7 on the road for the power play, and overall are fourth in penalty killing (85.7).
- NO BUT(T)S ABOUT IT: Buckley, WA native Dawson Butt has a goal in each of the last two games … he scored the first goal of the game on Saturday and enjoyed a multi point game with a goal and an assist.
- ON THEIR GUARD: The Silvertips allowed 2.3 goals per game, and entered Saturday ranking fifth lowest in the league … their 23.7 shots allowed per game is lowest in the entire WHL.
- HUNGRY LIKE THE WOLF: Dustin Wolf, who had 4 shutouts in his first 16 games last season as a rookie, had two shutouts in five preseason games with a .927 save percentage … his 1.88 goals against average is sixth lowest in the entire league.
ON THE BOARD!
The following Silvertips have collected their first WHL point this season:
- Jackson Berezowski / GOAL – Sept. 23 vs. VAN
- Ronan Seeley / ASSIST – Oct. 12 vs. EDM
BY THE NUMBERS
Silvertips records, when each player scores a goal:
Berezowski, Jackson: 1-0-0-0
Butt, Dawson: 2-0-0-0
Christiansen, Jake: 2-0-0-0
Dewar, Connor: 5-1-0-0
Fasko-Rudas, Martin: 0-1-0-0
Khaira, Sahvan: 1-0-0-0
Kindopp, Bryce: 2-1-0-0
Sutter, Riley: 2-0-0-0
Walker, Ian: 1-0-0-0
Wylie, Wyatte: 1-0-0-0
- Riley Sutter is 28 games shy of 200 in his Silvertips and WHL career
- Connor Dewar is 31 goals shy of 100 in his Silvertips and WHL career
- Sean Richards is 25 points shy of 100 in his WHL career
- Riley Sutter had the 100th point in his Silvertips and WHL career on Sept. 29 at Tri-City
- Jake Christiansen played in the 200th game of his Silvertips and WHL career on Oct. 13 vs. Kamloops