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EVERETT SIVLERTIPS vs PORTLAND WINTERHAWKS – A.O.T.W. ARENA  

  • Saturday, February 9, 2019
  • Time: 7:05 pm PT
  • RADIO: KRKO 1380 AM / 95.3 FM & TuneIn App

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TONIGHT’S MATCHUP AND SERIES NOTES
Final meeting of the regular season in downtown Everett and the 9th of 10 meetings for the regular season … the Silveritps are 5-3-0-0 head-to-head against the Winterhawks … the Silvertips are 80-68-14 all-time against Portland and are 43-32-6 lifetime in downtown Everett … the Silvertips are 19-6-1-1 against teams from the U.S. Division … tonight is the third game of their four-game homestand (1-1-0-0).

 

PLAYOFF PUSH:

  • TIPS MAGIC NUMBER: 3 to clinch a playoff berth
  • THE TIPS CAN CLINCH A PLAYOFF BERTH TONIGHT IF:
  • The Silvertips win AND Kamloops loses (or)
  • The Silvertips win AND Seattle loses (or)
  • The Silvertips lose in OT or a shootout AND Seattle loses in regulation
  • IF THE PLAYOFFS BEGAN TODAY: The Silvertips would face the Seattle Thunderbirds in the opening round of the WHL Playoffs
  • DID YOU KNOW? The Silvertips have made the playoffs every year since their expansion 2003-04 season … they have won back-to-back U.S. Division titles.

 

REGULAR SEASON SERIES (Silvertips are 5-3-0-0)

Sep. 23 at EVT 3 – POR 1
Oct. 6 POR 4 – at EVT 1
Oct. 14 EVT 4 – at POR 2
Nov. 14 at EVT 3 – POR 2 (SO)
Nov. 16 EVT 2 – at POR 5
Nov. 25 EVT 5 – at POR 3
Nov. 28 at EVT 4 – POR 1
Jan. 19 EVT 1 – at POR 5
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

2/13/19            Red Deer                     7:05pm        A.O.T.W. Arena                KRKO 1380 AM / 95.3 FM/TuneIn

2/15/19            @ Kelowna                  7:05pm        Prospera Place                 KRKO 1380 AM / 95.3 FM/TuneIn

2/16/19            @ Seattle                     6:05pm        accesso ShoWare Center KRKO 1380 AM / 95.3 FM/TuneIn

LAST TIME OUT:
MH 1 – EVT 0 (2-8-19): Medicine Hat goaltender Mads Sogaard posted a 41-save shutout while the Tigers notched a crucial second period power play goal, as the Medicine Hat Tigers defeated the Everett Silvertips, 1-0, before 3,925 fans at A.O.T.W. Arena on Friday night in U.S. Division action. Entering Friday converting 22.2% on the power play, the Tips ninth-ranked power play unit fell short with three opportunities on the man advantage. Everett falls to 37-12-1-1 on the season but remains seven points out of clinching a playoff spot.

TOP 5 TIPS TIDBITS

  • MOVIN’ ON UP: The Tips entered today ranked #7 in the CHL Top-10 rankings … they have resided in the Top 10 for the last 11 weeks … the Tips have won or gained points in 29 of the past 37 games … their 76 points are second most in the WHL
    • HOWLING WOLF: Dustin Wolf, last week, was named CHL Goaltender of the Week … he has been listed along with Tips D Gianni Fairbrother to the NHL Central Scouting midterm rankings … he has the lowest goals-against-average (1.82) in the WHL, and leads the league in wins (33) and shutouts (7)
    • HATS OFF TO THE TIPS: The Silvertips have earned hat tricks in three of the last four games … Connor Dewar had a hat trick and career-high 6 points (one shy of the single game franchise record) on Feb. 2 vs. Seattle … Bryce Kindopp and Zack Andrusiak had hat tricks in the prior games.
    • OPEN THE FLOODGATES: After enduring a three game losing skid where they scored four goals, the Silvertips rebounded to now run their win streak to four games, scoring 23 goals in that span.
    • PITBULL IS TOP DOG: Tips captain Connor Dewar comes off of WHL Player of the Week honors, announced Monday … his 70 points are eighth in WHL scoring and 35 goals are tied with teammate Zack Andrusiak for third in WHL goal scoring.

 

ON THE BOARD!

The following Silvertips with their first WHL point or goal this season:

  • Jackson Berezowski / GOAL – Sept. 23 vs. VAN
  • Ronan Seeley / ASSIST – Oct. 12 vs. EDM
  • Gage Goncalves / ASSIST – Nov. 10 at SEA
  • Jalen Price / GOAL – Nov. 10 at SEA
  • Conrad Mitchell / ASSIST – Nov. 11 at KAM
  • Gage Goncalves / GOAL – Dec. 28 at SPO
  • Conrad Mitchell / GOAL – Jan. 6 vs. KAM

BY THE NUMBERS

Silvertips records, when each player scores a goal:

Andrusiak, Zack: 4-2-0-0

Berezowski, Jackson: 7-2-0-0

Butt, Dawson: 7-0-1-0

Christiansen, Jake: 8-1-0-0

Dewar, Connor: 22-3-0-1

Fairbrother, Gianni: 9-0-0-0

Fasko-Rudas, Martin: 8-1-0-0

Goncalves, Gage: 1-0-0-0

Gurney, Justyn: 1-0-0-0

Khaira, Sahvan: 2-1-0-0

Kindopp, Bryce: 17-3-0-1

Minulin, Artyom: 1-0-0-0

Mitchell, Conrad: 1-0-0-0

Patterson, Max: 4-0-0-1

Price, Jalen: 4-1-0-0

Sutter, Riley: 10-1-0-0

Vitelli, Reece: 6-0-0-0

Walker, Ian: 1-0-0-0

Wylie, Wyatte: 8-0-1-0

 

MILESTONE ALERT

  • Riley Sutter is 2 games shy of 200 in his Silvertips and WHL career
  • Connor Dewar is 3 goals shy of 100 in his Silvertips and WHL career
  • Wyatte Wylie is 5 games away from 200 in his Silvertips and WHL career
  • Bryce Kindopp earned the 100th point in his Silvertips and WHL career Jan. 26 vs. Lethbridge
  • Reece Vitelli played in the 100th game in his Silvertips and WHL career Dec. 8 at Seattle
  • 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:

BIRTH YEAR

98: Andrusiak, Khaira, Minulin

99: Kindopp, Dewar, Christiansen, Sutter, Wylie, Patterson, Holmes

00: I. Walker, Butt, Fasko-Rudas, Fairbrother, Palaga, Gurney

01: Wolf, Goncalves, Mitchell, Price, Vitelli

02: Berezowski, Seeley

 

HOMETOWN

CANADA

BC: Patterson, Khaira, I. Walker, Fairbrother, Goncalves, Price, Palaga, Andrusiak, Gurney

AB: Kindopp, Sutter, Mitchell, Seeley, Holmes

SK: Berezowski

MB: Dewar, Vitelli

 

UNITED STATES

WA: Butt, Wylie

CA: Wolf

RUSSIA

Minulin

SLOVAKIA

Fasko-Rudas

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