Jesse Geleynse

Everett’s Matt Fonteyne, right, controls the puck with Vancouver’s Alex Kannok Leipert, left, and Vancouver’s Tyler Popowich giving chase in the first period Friday night at Angels of the Winds Arena in Everett on December 29, 2017. (Kevin Clark / The Daily Herald)

After record games, Silvertips fall to Giants

Everett can’t replicate 11-goal Wednesday onslaught and loses to Vancouver 2-1 at home.

Everett’s Matt Fonteyne, right, controls the puck with Vancouver’s Alex Kannok Leipert, left, and Vancouver’s Tyler Popowich giving chase in the first period Friday night at Angels of the Winds Arena in Everett on December 29, 2017. (Kevin Clark / The Daily Herald)

Silvertips return from break with record-setting performance

Everett’s 11-0 win over Vancouver on Wednesday broke or tied four different franchise records.

BLOG: Carter Hart, Team Canada take the game outdoors

Riley Sutter put up a career night Wednesday in the Everett Silvertips’ 11-0 rout of the host Vancouver Giants at Langley Events Centre. Sutter had… Continue reading

BLOG: Sutter, Dewar with five points each on record-setting night

The Game Wow. The Everett Silvertips set a franchise record with 11 goals in Wednesday’s 11-0 thrashing of the Vancouver Giants north of the border.… Continue reading

BLOG: Carter Hart, Team Canada upend Finland 4-2 in WJC opener

Carter Hart and Team Canada opened the 2018 World Junior Championship with a 4-2 win over Finland Tuesday in Buffalo, N.Y. Hart saved 29 of… Continue reading

Silvertips return from holiday break Wednesday in Vancouver

The team entered the holiday break on fire, and will look to continue its success.

BLOG: WJC starts Tuesday with Carter Hart front and center

Merry Christmas and Happy Holidays to all my usual perusers of the Silvertips blog. I joined the WHL in taking last week off so it’s… Continue reading

Grading the Silvertips at midseason

In a stunning shift, Everett hit the half-way point in first place in the Western Conference.

Silvertips rout Portland 8-3, move into first place

Everett heads into the Christmas break having won 11 of its past 12 games

Everett’s Dustin Wolf stops a shot Saturday night at the Angels of the Winds Arena in Everett on December 16, 2017. (Kevin Clark / The Daily Herald)

Sivertips bounce back, rout Cougars 4-0

Dustin Wolf notches his first career shutout as Everett rebounds from a loss to beat Prince George.

Everett’s Dustin Wolf stops a shot Saturday night at the Angels of the Winds Arena in Everett on December 16, 2017. (Kevin Clark / The Daily Herald)

REFLECTIONS: Silvertips enter break first in Western Conference

It seems impossible, but the Everett Silvertips are in first place in the Western Conference. With wins Saturday and Sunday (following a bad loss at… Continue reading

There’s more to successful hockey than scoring goals

Everett winger Bryce Kindopp has been quietly contributing in many ways to the team’s success.

Silvertips sign 1st-round bantam draft pick Ronan Seeley

The 15-year-old left defenseman from Alberta was the 20th overall selection.

Return of ThunderTips podcast plus Wednesday practice notes

The latest ThunderTips Hockey Podcast, on which I appear alongside Seattle Thunderbirds beat writer Andy Eide dropped Wednesday night. You can listen below: The Silvertips… Continue reading

BLOG: More on the Seeley signing, plus another award for Hart

The Everett Silvertips announced Tuesday they’ve signed 2017 first-round pick Ronan Seeley and. As colleague Nick Patterson noted it was a sigh of relief for… Continue reading

BLOG: Carter Hart named WHL Goalie of the Week (yes, again)

Carter Hart has been named the WHL Goaltender of the Week for the fourth straight week. He went 3-0-0 last week with a shutout and… Continue reading

Silvertips run their winning streak to nine straight

Bryce Kindopp scores the winning goal with 18 remaining in a 4-3 victory over Tri-City

Hart focused on stopping pucks, not statistics

The Silvertips goalie is on pace to set a team record in save percentage.

Hart blanks Chiefs, Silvertips earn 7th win in a row

The star goaltender stops 39 shots for his 24th career shutout in Everett’s 3-0 victory over Spokane.

REFLECTIONS: Carter Hart does it again in 3-0 Silvertips win

First of all, here’s the story I had in Friday’s Herald that looked at the ridiculous season Carter Hart is having. After his Friday night… Continue reading