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EVERETT SILVERTIPS vs SPOKANE CHIEFS – A.O.T.W. ARENA

Sunday, February 25, 2018    |   RADIO: 1380 AM / FM 95.3  |  TIPS App

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TONIGHTS MATCHUP AND SERIES NOTES

Finale of ten meetings against the Chiefs … the Tips are 6-2-1-0 this season against Spokane … the Tips are 60-55-9 all-time against Spokane and last season went 4-2-1-1 in the head-to-head series … the Silvertips enter today first place in the Western Conference and U.S. Division … the Silvertips hold a five point lead in the Western Conference and nine point lead in the U.S. Division with 9 games left in the regular season … they will be completing a stretch of three games in three days today (2-0-0-0 for the weekend).

 

SEASON SERIES (Silvertips 6-2-1-0)

Oct. 4 Spokane 5 – Silvertips 4
Nov. 24 Silvertips 4 – Spokane 1
Dec. 8 Silvertips 3 – Spokane 0
Dec. 15 at Spokane 5 – Silvertips 3
Jan. 13 Silvertips 5 – at Spokane 2
Jan. 28 Silvertips 6 – at Spokane 5 (OT)
Feb. 9 Spokane 2 – at Silvertips 1 (OT)
Feb. 11 Silvertips 3 – at Spokane 2
Feb. 20 Silvertips
Feb. 25 Spokane 4:05pm

 

PLAYOFF SCENARIO:

The Silvertips hold a nine point lead for first place in the Western Conference.

The Silvertips hold a five point lead for first place in the U.S. Division.

The Silvertips have 9 games to play.

The Silvertips have clinched a playoff berth for the 15th straight season, the longest current streak in the WHL.

The Silvertips have a magic number of 11 to clinch home ice advantage in the opening round of the playoffs.

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

3/2/18              KELOWNA                   7:35pm        A.O.T.W. Arena                KRKO 1380 AM & 95.3 FM/Tips App

3/3/18              SEATTLE                     7:05pm        A.O.T.W. Arena                KRKO 1380 AM & 95.3 FM/Tips App

3/4/18              @ Vancouver               2:05pm        Langley Events Centre     KRKO 1380 AM & 95.3 FM/Tips App

 

LAST GAME (EVT 2 – SEA 1 / 2-24-18): Connor Dewar and Garrett Pilon scored in the second and third period in another intense battle to the finish, and the Everett Silvertips edged the Seattle Thunderbirds in a 2-1 victory before 5,452 fans at accesso ShoWare Center on Saturday night in WHL action. Dewar logged a multi point night for the Silvertips and has six goals in eight games against the Thunderbirds, while Pilon’s goal, a highlight reel dangle move in the third period, broke a 1-1 tie. Carter Hart turned in a 23 save effort and the Tips earned their second straight victory in Kent, also extending their streak to points picked up in 11 straight games (9-0-1-1).

TOP 5 TIPS TIDBITS

  • TORRID TIPS: The Tips are 37-7-1-3 in the last 48 games and finished 9-3-0-1 in January… they have won 31 of the last 38 games … Garrett Pilon leads the Silvertips with 15 points in 11 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 needs one goal to surpass Tyler Maxwell for the Tips all-time goal record (108).
  • WA TIES: Did you know? In its 15th season of WHL play, the Everett Silvertips have three players originally hailing from the state of Washington: forwards Luke Ormsby (Everett), Dawson Butt (Buckley), and defenseman Wyatte Wylie (Everett) … both Ormsby and Wylie originally skated in the Everett Youth Hockey program.
  • AGAINST THE U.S. DIVISION: The Tips are 20-9-2-2 against their opponents from the U.S. Division … they play six of their final 10 games against U.S. Division opponents.
  • SPECIAL DELIVERIES: For the Silvertips special teams, the penalty kill is 1st in the WHL (84.2) … 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 5-of-13 in the last four games … Matt Fonteyne leads the Silvertips with 14 power play goals.   

MILESTONE ALERT

  • Carter Hart is 1 shutout away from surpassing the WHL all-time record (26: Tyson Sexsmith)
  • Patrick Bajkov is 1 goal away from becoming the all-time Silvertips leader (107: tied with Tyler Maxwell)
  • Garrett Pilon is 2 games away from 200 in his WHL career
  • Sean Richards is 5 points away from 100 in his WHL career
  • Ian Walker is 1 game away from 100 in his WHL career
  • 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’s shorthanded goal put him 2nd, all-time on the Tips points list on Nov. 17 vs. Seattle
  • 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                     17-3-1-0

#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                       14-3-0-2

#15 Sean Richards                  13-3-0-1

#16 Luke Ormsby                     1-0-0-0

#17 Matt Fonteyne                   15-7-1-1

#19 Bryce Kindopp                  12-1-0-0

#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                      7-0-1-0

#43 Connor Dewar                   16-4-0-1

#44 Spencer Gerth                  2-0-0-0

#38 Kevin Davis                       6-1-0-0

 

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 (24)

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 338
2 11 Shane Harper RW 335
3 8 Patrick Bajkov RW 333
4 17 Matt Fonteyne LW 331
5 10, 21 Zack Dailey C 330

 

GOALS # Player Pos TOTAL
1 9 Tyler Maxwell C 107
2 8 Patrick Bajkov RW 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 168
3 38 Kevin Davis D 141
4 17 Matt Fonteyne LW 118
5 21 Joshua Winquist LW 115

 

POINTS # Player Pos TOTAL
1 8 Patrick Bajkov RW 275
2 9 Zach Hamill C 262
3 21 Joshua Winquist LW 216
4 11 Shane Harper RW 214
5 17 Matt Fonteyne C 196

 

SILVERTIPS ALL-TIME RECORD  –   WINS

 

WINS GOALIE YEARS TOTAL
1. Carter Hart 2013 – Current 111
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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