EVERETT SILVERTIPS vs KELOWNA ROCKETS – A.O.T.W. ARENA
Friday, January 17, 2020 | Time: 4:05pm PT | RADIO: KRKO 1380 AM & 95.3 FM / Tune In App
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TONIGHT’S MATCHUP AND SERIES NOTES
Second of four meetings this season … first matchup in downtown Everett since Jan. 18, 2019 … the Silvertips own home record of 16-9-3-4 against the Rockets and in 66 games are 30-24-1-6-5 … the Tips are ranked #8 in the CHL Top 10 and Kelowna will serve as host of this year’s Memorial Cup tournament … the teams have combined for eight players on the rosters who have been drafted by NHL teams … five players, including four by the Silvertips are listed by NHL Central Scouting’s midterm rankings ahead of the 2020 NHL Draft
SERIES AT A GLANCE:
DATE OPPONENT TIME/ W-L VENUE
9/28 @ Kelowna L, 1-5 Prospera Place
1/17 Kelowna 7:35pm A.O.T.W. Arena
2/28 @ Kelowna 7:05pm Prospera Place
2/29 Kelowna 7:05pm A.O.T.W. Arena
NEXT THREE GAMES (all times PT)
DATE OPPONENT TIME SITE RADIO
1/18/20 Seattle 7:05pm AOTW Arena KRKO 1380 AM & 95.3 FM/WHL Live
1/19/20 @ Seattle 5:05pm accesso ShoWare Center KRKO 1380 AM & 95.3 FM/WHL Live
1/22/20 @ Spokane 7:05pm Spokane Arena KRKO 1380 AM & 95.3 FM/WHL Live
LAST TIME OUT:
REG 6 – EVT 3 (1-12-20): Nikita Sedov bagged four assists and the Regina Pats used a pair of power play goals early in the second period to hold off the Everett Silvertips, 6-3 on Sunday in downtown Everett before a crowd of 6,536 in WHL action at Angel of the Winds Arena. Cole Fonstad, Jake Christiansen, and Jackson Berezowski earned goals for the Silvertips, who went 2-of-5 on the power play and won 40 of 65 face-offs in the game.
SHOTS: EVT 39 | REG 31
NHL CENTRAL SCOUTING TRACKER: (updated from NHL CSS midterm rankings)
Player Of note:
- (D) Ronan Seeley 3 game point streak (1g-3a)
- (D) Kasper Puutio Suited up for Team Red in CHL/NHL Top Prospects Game, 1/16
- (F) Gage Goncalves 8 points, last 7 games (4g-4a)
- (F) Michal Gut Assist, 6 shots on Jan. 12 vs. Regina
DID YOU KNOW?
1) FONSTAD-Y AS HE GOES: Cole Fonstad ranks 3rd in WHL assists (40) … he has 50 points in 37 games, 10th in WHL scoring … his 60 assists in the calendar year of 2019 were 2nd in the WHL, trailing Eli Zummack of Spokane by three.
2) CAN DO KINDOPP: Tips captain Bryce Kindopp is second in WHL goals (30) this season… he has hit the 30 goal plateau for the second straight year … he is tied for fourth in Tips history with 100 goals, shared with Josh Winquist.
3) PUGET SOUND PROUD: The Tips have four players on tonight’s roster hailing from the state of Washington: Wyatte Wylie (Everett), Hunter Campbell (Everett), Brendan Lee (Seattle), and Dawson Butt (Buckley) … both Wylie and Campbell grew up in Everett, Wash. while Campbell and Butt are products of the Junior Silvertips program.
BRYCE KINDOPP ALL-TIME GOAL TRACKER, SILVERTIPS
RANK PLAYER POS G
1. Patrick Bajkov RW 112
2. Tyler Maxwell C 107
3. Joshua Winquist LW 101
4. Bryce Kindopp RW 100
Shane Harper RW 100
DID YOU KNOW: Bryce Kindopp is two points away from tying Kellan Tochkin for 8th all-time, Silvertips points.