TONIGHT // Tips at Kamloops (11/9)
EVERETT SILVERTIPS at KAMLOOPS BLAZERS – SANDMAN CENTRE
- Friday, Nov. 9, 2018
- Time: 7:00pm PT
- RADIO: KKXA 1520 AM / 101.1 FM & Silvertips App
TONIGHT’S MATCHUP AND SERIES NOTES
The Silvertips battle the Kamloops Blazers in the second matchup of the regular season the Tips won the first meeting on Oct. 13, in a 7-2 victory in downtown Everett … the Tips have played Kamloops 62 times in franchise history with a record of 37-17-4-4 … their last visit to Kamloops was on Dec. 1, 2017 and the Tips took a 3-1 victory … they carry a record of 17-10-1-1 all-time in Kamloops and have won three consecutive road meetings.
REGULAR SEASON SERIES (Silvertips are 1-0-0-0)
|Oct. 13||at EVT 7 – KAM 2|
|Nov. 9||at Kamloops||7:00 pm PST|
|Nov. 11||at Kamloops||5:00 pm PST|
|Jan. 6||Kamloops||4:05 pm PST|
NEXT THREE GAMES (all times PT)
DATE OPPONENT TIME SITE RADIO
11/10/18 @ Seattle 7:05pm ShoWare Center KRKO 1380 AM & 95.3 FM/Tips App
11/11/18 @ Kamloops 5:00pm Sandman Centre KRKO 1380 AM & 95.3 FM/Tips App
11/14/18 Portland 7:05pm A.O.T.W Arena KRKO 1380 AM & 95.3 FM/Tips App
LAST TIME OUT:
EVT 6 – SPO 2 (11-3-18): Defenseman Sahvan Khaira dished a career high three assists and five of his teammates recorded multi point games to help the Everett Silvertips rout the Spokane Chiefs in a 6-2 victory, before 6,044 fans at Spokane Arena on Saturday night in WHL action. The Tips won for the fourth time in five games and are 6-2-0-0 in their last eight road games, returning to sole possession of first place in the U.S. Division. Dustin Wolf earned second start honors with 23 saves, keeping Spokane off the board for the first 41 minutes of the game. The Tips also buried three power play goals and improved to 5-2-0-0 against U.S. Division opponents this season.
TOP 5 TIPS TIDBITS
- ROAD WARRIORS: The Silvertips have won four consecutive games on the road … their last road swing was a season-long seven-game trip (5-2 record) … their 14 points on the road is tied for most in the WHL (7-3-0-0).
- SPECIAL DELIVERY: The Silvertips scored 5 power play goals on Oct. 13, tying a single-game franchise record … they have 15 power play goals in the last 11 games … they are second overall in the WHL for penalty killing (87.0) … the Tips are eight in power play percentage (23.5)
- GONE NATIONAL: Head Coach Dennis Williams (Team Canada-Black) and Ronan Seeley (Team Canada-Red) are representing the Tips at the World U17 Hockey Challenge until Nov. 10 in New Brunswick … Connor Dewar and Riley Sutter returned from Team WHL and the CIBC Canada Russia Series … Dewar had a pair of assists in two games and Sutter had one assist, while going 21-for-30 in face-offs.
- HOWLING GOOD TIME: Dustin Wolf, in his first draft eligible season, is second in the league in wins (11), is third in WHL goals-against-average (1.84), and is fifth in save percentage (.924)
- LOCAL BOY MAKES GOOD: Tips defenseman Wyatte Wylie, a native of Everett, Wash., leads all Silvertips defensemen with 15 points in 17 games … he is tied for seventh in scoring among all WHL defensemen … Wylie became the first Everett-born Silvertip to be selected in the NHL Draft (Philadelphia, 5th round, 2018).
DID YOU KNOW?
The Silvertips will make their home ice at A.O.T.W. Arena the host venue USA Hockey’s training camp for the upcoming 2019 IIHF World Junior Championships … Team USA will skate in downtown Everett between Dec. 14-18, showcasing a collection of the top end U.S. born players under 20 years of age … all practices (times TBA) will be open to the public.
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:
Bains, Akash: 2-0-0-0
Berezowski, Jackson: 2-0-0-0
Butt, Dawson: 4-0-0-0
Christiansen, Jake: 3-0-0-0
Dewar, Connor: 7-3-0-0
Fairbrother, Gianni: 2-0-0-0
Fasko-Rudas, Martin: 2-1-0-0
Khaira, Sahvan: 2-1-0-0
Kindopp, Bryce: 4-1-0-0
Richards, Sean: 2-0-0-0
Sutter, Riley: 5-1-0-0
Vitelli, Reece: 1-0-0-0
Walker, Ian: 1-0-0-0
Wylie, Wyatte: 3-0-0-0
- Riley Sutter is 21 games shy of 200 in his Silvertips and WHL career
- Connor Dewar is 26 goals shy of 100 in his Silvertips and WHL career
- Sean Richards is 19 points shy of 100 in his WHL career
- Reece Vitelli is 16 games shy of 100 in his Silvertips and 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
ATTENTION TO DETAIL
The Silvertips roster, categorized by birth year and hometown:
98: Richards, Khaira, Minulin
99: Kindopp, Dewar, Christiansen, Sutter, Wylie, Ormsby, Sharp, Bains,
00: I. Walker, Butt, Fasko-Rudas, Fairbrother, Palaga
01: Wolf, Goncalves, Mitchell, Price, Melcher, Vitelli
02: Berezowski, Lyda, Seeley, Anderson
BC: Khaira, Bains, I. Walker, Fairbrother, Goncalves, Price, Palaga, Anderson
AB: Richards, Kindopp, Sutter, Mitchell, Lyda, Seeley
MB: Dewar, Vitelli
WA: Butt, Ormsby, Wylie