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TODAY: Tips at Portland (3/11)


EVERETT SILVERTIPS at PORTLAND WINTERHAWKS – MODA CENTER

  • Sunday, March 11, 2018
  • RADIO: 1380 AM / FM 95.3
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TONIGHTS MATCHUP AND SERIES NOTES

Finale of ten meetings this season … game #154 in the all-time series … continuation of a three-game road trip (1-0-0-0)  … Silvertips are 74-65-14 in the all-time series … the last meeting between the teams was Jan. 31 in Portland (3-0 defeat) … the two teams are six points apart with the Silvertips currently first place in the U.S. Division and the Western Conference (Portland is second place) … the Silvertips are 9-1-0-1 in the last 11 road games and have a franchise record 8 game win streak on the road … it is the Silvertips first and only visit to Moda Center for the regular season.

 

HEAD-TO-HEAD: (Silvertips 5-4-0-0)

Sep. 23 POR 7 – at EVT 4
Oct. 29 EVT 3 – at POR 2
Nov. 4 POR 3 – at EVT 1
Dec. 6 at EVT 4 – POR 1
Dec. 9 EVT 2 – at POR 1
Dec. 17 at EVT 8 – POR 3
Jan. 6 POR 4 – at EVT 3
Jan. 14 EVT 4 – at POR 3 (SO)
Jan. 31 at POR 3 – EVT 0
Mar. 11 at Portland 5:00 pm PDT

 

PLAYOFF SCENARIO:

  • The Silvertips have a magic number of 3 (outright)  to clinch the U.S. Division title and can clinch the Division title today if they defeat the Winterhawks.
  • The Silvertips hold a six-point lead for first place in the Western Conference and U.S. Division with 4 games to play.
  • The Silvertips have clinched a playoff berth for the 15th straight season, the longest current streak in the WHL and home ice advantage in the opening round.
  • IF THE PLAYOFFS BEGAN TODAY: The Silvertips would face the Seattle Thunderbirds in the first round.

NEXT THREE GAMES (all times PT)

DATE               OPPONENT                 TIME            SITE                                 RADIO

3/13/18            @ Tri-City                     7:05pm        Toyota Center                  KRKO 1380 AM & 95.3 FM/Tips App

3/16/18            VICTORIA                    7:35pm        AOTW Arena                    KRKO 1380 AM & 95.3 FM/Tips App

3/17/18            @ Victoria                    7:05pm        SOF Memorial Centre       KRKO 1380 AM & 95.3 FM/Tips App

 

LAST GAME (EVT 3 – SEA 2 / 3-10-18): Bryce Kindopp scored twice and the Everett Silvertips never trailed, finishing the Seattle Thunderbirds in a 3-2 victory before 6,039 fans at accesso ShoWare Center on Saturday night in WHL action. The Silvertips went 7-2-0-1 in the 10 games against their U.S. Division rival this season, earning their third straight win in Kent for the first time since the 2014-15 season. Carter Hart made 33 saves while Matt Fonteyne opened the scoring with a power play goal and Patrick Bajkov earned an assist for his team leading 93rd point of the season, tied for the Tips single season record with Josh Winquist and Zach Hamill.

 

TOP 5 TIPS TIDBITS

  • TORRID TIPS: The Tips are 41-8-1-3 in the last 56 games and finished 9-1-1-1 in February… they have won 35 of the last 43 games … Garrett Pilon led the Silvertips with 15 points in 12 games during February … they have 4 games of scoring 8 goals or more.
  • NOT STANDING PAT: Patrick Bajkov, the leading Tips scorer, set the new Silvertips all-time scoring record with 264 points on Feb. 2, when he surpassed Zach Hamill with a first period power play goal … has twice tied his career high of 5 points … he reached the Silvertips all-time goal scoring record (108) with a goal vs. Kelowna on Mar. 2 … he is a goal or assist away from setting the new Tips single season points record (94).
  • RIPPING IT ON THE ROAD: The Silvertips have won eight straight games on the road, setting a new franchise record on Mar. 10 at Seattle (3-2 win).
  • AGAINST THE U.S. DIVISION: The Tips are 22-10-0-1 against opponents from the U.S. Division … their next U.S. Division opponent is Tuesday at Tri-City (final matchup of the season).
  • SPECIAL DELIVERIES: For special teams, the Tips penalty kill is 1st in the WHL (84.5) … the Tips power play went 5-of-9 on Jan. 7 vs. Victoria, tying a franchise record for most power play goals in one game (5) … they are 10-of-28 in the last seven games … Connor Dewar and Matt Fonteyne lead the Tips with 15 power play goals.

 

MILESTONE ALERT

  • Carter Hart is 1 shutout away from surpassing the WHL all-time record (26: Tyson Sexsmith)
  • Sean Richards is 10 points away from 100 in his WHL career
  • Patrick Bajkov became the Silvertips all-time leading goal scorer on Mar. 2 vs. Kelowna (108)
  • Garrett Pilon played in the 200th game of his WHL career on Mar. 2 vs. Kelowna
  • Ian Walker played in the 100th game of his WHL career on Feb. 24 at Seattle
  • Kevin Davis became the Silvertips all-time leader in games played (336) on Feb. 20 at Spokane
  • Connor Dewar skated in the 200th game of his WHL career on Feb. 20 at Spokane
  • Carter Hart became the Silvertips all-time leader in goaltending wins (108) on Feb. 16 at Seattle
  • Patrick Bajkov scored his 100th career goal in the WHL and in his Tips career Jan. 7 vs. Victoria
  • Luke Ormsby played in the 100th game of his WHL career on Dec. 28 at Vancouver
  • Wyatte Wylie played in the 100th game of his Tips and WHL career on Dec. 2 vs. Saskatoon
  • Matt Fonteyne played in the 300th game of his Tips and WHL career on Dec. 9 at Portland
  • Kevin Davis played in his 300th career game in the WHL on Nov. 22 at Tri-City
  • Patrick Bajkov played in his 300th career game in the WHL on Dec. 6 vs. Portland
  • Bryce Kindopp played in his 100th career game in the WHL on Dec. 17 vs. Portland
  • Riley Sutter played in his 100th career game in the WHL on Sept. 24 vs. Tri-City
  • Carter Hart became the Silvertips all-time record leader in shutouts (22) on Nov. 22 at Tri-City
  • Patrick Bajkov earned the 200th point in his Tips and WHL career on Oct. 4 at Spokane
  • Kevin Davis earned the 100th assist in his Tips and WHL career on Oct. 13 at Lethbridge

 

ON THE BOARD

The following Silvertips have collected their first career WHL point this season:

  • Reece Vitelli (goal) – Sept. 23 vs. POR
  • Gianni Fairbrother (assist) – Sept. 29 at KEL
  • Martin Fasko-Rudas (assist) – Oct. 8 at EDM
  • Dustin Wolf (assist) – Oct. 29 at POR
  • Kyle Walker (assist) – Oct. 29 at POR
  • Dawson Butt (goal) – Nov. 22 at TC

 

WHEN THEY SCORE

A look at the Tips records when the following players score a goal:

 

#4 Ian Walker                           1-0-0-0

#7 Martin Fasko-Rudas            5-0-0-1

#8 Patrick Bajkov                     19-3-1-0

#9 Dawson Butt                       1-0-0-0

#10 Ethan O’Rourke                1-0-0-0

#12 Akash Bains                      1-1-0-0

#14 Riley Sutter                       15-3-0-2

#15 Sean Richards                  13-4-0-1

#16 Luke Ormsby                     1-0-0-0

#17 Matt Fonteyne                   17-7-1-1

#19 Bryce Kindopp                  14-2-0-0

#20 Kyle Walker                       1-0-0-0

#24 Gianni Fairbrother             1-0-0-1

#23 Jake Christiansen              5-0-0-0

#26 Reece Vitelli                      1-1-0-0

#29 Wyatte Wylie                     3-1-0-0

#41 Garrett Pilon                      8-0-1-0

#43 Connor Dewar                   19-4-0-1

#44 Spencer Gerth                  2-0-0-0

#38 Kevin Davis                       7-1-0-0

SUTTER SENT TO THE TOP

Riley Sutter skated in the CHL/NHL Top Prospects game in Guelph … was given a “B” listing among the NHL Central Scouting rankings for the 2018 NHL Entry Draft, (possible second or third round in the upcoming draft) … through 14 seasons, a total of 19 players through the Silvertips program have been selected in the NHL Entry Draft … a total of 17 Silvertips have advanced to play in the NHL … Sutter has reached a career high in goals (25).

TIPS IN THE NHL

Noah Juulsen (D) made his NHL debut Feb. 23 with the Montreal Canadiens vs. the New York Rangers … he became the 18th former Silvertip to suit up and play in the NHL … Juulsen was selected by Montreal in the first round in the 2015 NHL Entry Draft … he had 124 points and 149 penalty minutes in 240 career WHL games, all with the Silvertips.

 

CLIMBING THE LADDER
The Silvertips, ranking among the franchise all-time leaders:

GAMES # Player Pos TOTAL
1 38 Kevin Davis D 343
2 8 Patrick Bajkov RW 338
3 17 Matt Fonteyne LW 336
4 11 Shane Harper RW 335
5 10, 21 Zack Dailey C 330

 

GOALS # Player Pos TOTAL
1 8 Patrick Bajkov RW 109
2 9 Tyler Maxwell C 107
3 21 Joshua Winquist LW 101
4 11 Shane Harper RW 100
5 9 Zach Hamill C 87

 

ASSISTS # Player Pos TOTAL
1 9 Zach Hamill C 175
2 8 Patrick Bajkov RW 172
3 38 Kevin Davis D 143
4 17 Matt Fonteyne LW 122
5 21 Joshua Winquist LW 115

 

POINTS # Player Pos TOTAL
1 8 Patrick Bajkov RW 281
2 9 Zach Hamill C 262
3 21 Joshua Winquist LW 216
4 11 Shane Harper RW 214
5 17 Matt Fonteyne C 202

 

 

 

 

 

SILVERTIPS ALL-TIME RECORD  –   WINS

 

 

WINS GOALIE YEARS TOTAL
1. Carter Hart 2013 – Current 114
2. Leland Irving 2003 – 2008 107
3. Austin Lotz 2011 – 2015 72
4. Kent Simpson 2007 – 2012 71
5. Michael Wall 2003 – 2005 35

 

SILVERTIPS ALL-TIME RECORD   –   SHUTOUTS

WHL record is 26, Carter Hart and Tyson Sexsmith (VAN)


 

SO GOALIE YEARS TOTAL
1. Carter Hart 2013 – Current 26
2. Leland Irving 2003 – 2008 21
3. Michael Wall 2003 – 2005 12
4. Austin Lotz 2011 – 2015 10
5. Kent Simpson 2007 – 2012 6
Thomas Heemskerk 2008-2010 6

 

WHL ALL-TIME RECORD       –     SHUTOUTS

 

 

SO GOALIE TEAM (YEARS) TOTAL
1. Tyson Sexsmith VAN (05-09) 26
CARTER HART EVT (13-present) 26
2. Leland Irving EVT (03-08) 21
Bryan Bridges SEA, KTN (01-06) 21
3. Justin Pogge GCY, PG (03-06) 20
Dustin Slade 4 teams (02-07) 20

 

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