TONIGHT // Tips at Portland (11/16)


Friday, November 16, 2018  |  Time: 7:00 pm PT  |   RADIO: KRKO 1380 AM & 95.3 FM & Silvertips App

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The Silvertips meet the Portland Winterhawks for the fifth of ten meetings this season … the Silvertips are 3-1-0-0 in the head-to-head series … the Silvertips are 78-66-14 lifetime against Portland and are 35-35-8 lifetime in Portland … the Silvertips have won nine of their last 11 games to ascend to the top record in the Western Conference … they have won seven straight games on the road … the Silvertips are entering a stretch of playing ten of the next 13 games at home.


REGULAR SEASON SERIES (Silvertips are 3-1-0-0)

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 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


DATE                OPPONENT                    TIME             SITE                                  RADIO

11/17/18            Vancouver                     7:05pm          A.O.T.W. Arena                   KKXA 1520 AM & 95.3 FM/Tips App

11/18/18            Spokane                        4:05pm          A.O.T.W. Arena                   KRKO 1380 AM & 95.3 FM/Tips App

11/20/18            Calgary                          7:05pm          A.O.T.W. Arena                   KRKO 1380 AM & 95.3 FM/Tips App


EVT 3 – POR 2 (SO) (11-14-18): A 39-save outing from Silvertips goaltender Dustin Wolf along with a multi-point night and shootout goal for Silvertips captain Connor Dewar lifted the Everett Silvertips over the Portland Winterhawks, 3-2, in a three-round shootout in front of 3,346 fans at A.O.T.W. Arena on Wednesday night. Dewar and forward Riley Sutter’s shootout goals was tonight’s deciding factor in a game that totaled 84 shots on net in 65 minutes of play. Dewar extended his point streak to 11 games with a first period power play goal, and Kindopp added another with the Tips going 2-of-2 in the first 20 minutes.


  • END OF THE ROAD: The Silvertips are starting a stretch of 10 of 13 games at home … they have won seven consecutive games on the road … they ended Sunday with a 5-2 road victory at Kamloops for 20 points on the road, most in the WHL (10-3-0-0) … the Tips went 3-0-0-0 last weekend in three road games, covering over 1,100 miles of travel.
  • SPECIAL DELIVERY: The Silvertips scored 5 power play goals on Nov. 10, tying a single-game franchise record for the second time this season and sixth in franchise history … they have 20 power play goals in the last 14 games … they are second overall in the WHL for penalty killing (87.8) … the Tips are seventh in power play percentage (25.0)
  • FIRST THING’S FIRST: The Tips are 12-0-0-0 when they score the first goal of the game this season … they are one of four teams left in the WHL with a 1.000 win percentage after scoring the first goal of the game (Edmonton, Tri-City, Vancouver)
  • HOWLING GOOD TIME: Dustin Wolf, in his first draft eligible season, is second in the league in wins (14), is third in the WHL for in goals-against-average (1.73), and is tied for third in save percentage (.929)
  • DEWAR OF GOOD: Tips captain Connor Dewar has points in 11 consecutive games, trailing second only to Brett Leason of Prince Albert for the longest active streak in the league (19 games) … his 16 goals in 17 games are fourth in the WHL.


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) are scheduled to be open to the public.


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
  • Gage Goncalves / ASSIST – Nov. 10 at SEA
  • Jalen Price / GOAL – Nov. 10 at SEA
  • Conrad Mitchell / ASSIST – Nov. 11 at KAM


Silvertips records, when each player scores a goal:

Bains, Akash: 3-0-0-0

Berezowski, Jackson: 4-0-0-0

Butt, Dawson: 4-0-0-0

Christiansen, Jake: 5-0-0-0

Dewar, Connor: 10-3-0-0

Fairbrother, Gianni: 2-0-0-0

Fasko-Rudas, Martin: 2-1-0-0

Khaira, Sahvan: 2-1-0-0

Kindopp, Bryce: 6-1-0-0

Price, Jalen: 2-0-0-0

Richards, Sean: 3-0-0-0

Sutter, Riley: 6-1-0-0

Vitelli, Reece: 1-0-0-0

Walker, Ian: 1-0-0-0

Wylie, Wyatte: 5-0-0-0


  • Riley Sutter is 19 games shy of 200 in his Silvertips and WHL career
  • Connor Dewar is 22 goals shy of 100 in his Silvertips and WHL career
  • Reece Vitelli is 11 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
  • Sean Richards reached the 100th point in his WHL career on Nov. 10 at Seattle
  • Jake Christiansen played in the 200th game of his Silvertips and WHL career on Oct. 13 vs. Kamloops



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




BC: Khaira, Bains, I. Walker, Fairbrother, Goncalves, Price, Palaga

AB: Richards, Kindopp, Sutter, Mitchell, Lyda, Seeley

SK: Berezowski

MB: Dewar, Vitelli



WA: Butt, Ormsby, Wylie

CA: Wolf






Fasko-Rudas, Melcher



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