Jesse Geleynse

Silvertips beat Tri-City, take 2-1 lead in conference finals

Everett improved its road playoff record to a perfect 5-0, pulling away late for an 8-4 win. (Video)

Silvertips looking for consistency heading into Game 3

Everett faces Tri-City on Monday night in the third game of the WHL’s Western Conference finals

BLOG: Americans even series with Silvertips at a game apiece

It was a common postgame theme from Everett Silvertips coach Dennis Williams and co-captains Matt Fonteyne and Kevin Davis: the Tips did not compete for… Continue reading

Everett’s Connor Dewar (center) watches the action surrounded by Tri-City’s Michael Rasmussen (left) and Tri-City’s Patrick Dea at Angel of the Winds Arena Saturday night in Everett on April 21, 2018. (Kevin Clark / The Daily Herald)

Americans top Silvertips to even series 1-1

Everett gives up the early lead and falls to Tri-City 5-3.

Everett’s Connor Dewar (center) watches the action surrounded by Tri-City’s Michael Rasmussen (left) and Tri-City’s Patrick Dea at Angel of the Winds Arena Saturday night in Everett on April 21, 2018. (Kevin Clark / The Daily Herald)
Everett’s Patrick Bajkov eyes the puck with Tri-City’s Nolan Yaremko (left) closing at Angel of the Winds Arena Friday night in Everett on April 20, 2018. (Kevin Clark / The Daily Herald)

Tips edge Americans to take 1-0 lead in conference finals

Garrett Pilon scores twice as Everett wins 3-2 to hand Tri-City its 1st loss of the postseason.

Everett’s Patrick Bajkov eyes the puck with Tri-City’s Nolan Yaremko (left) closing at Angel of the Winds Arena Friday night in Everett on April 20, 2018. (Kevin Clark / The Daily Herald)

Tips’ hometown hero Wylie surges up NHL prospect rankings

The defenseman was recently No. 71 among North American skaters in the final pre-draft rankings.

BLOG: It is the eve of the Western Conference finals

So here we are the night before the Western Conference finals begin. The day before:#EVTvsTC #WHLPlayoffs pic.twitter.com/bbh9IKSgZc— Jesse Geleynse (@JesseGeleynse) April 19, 2018 It is… Continue reading

Silvertips vs. Americans preview: How they stack up

Tri-City is on a roll, but Everett has been the better team over the long haul.

Play of Silvertips’ top lines key factor in playoff success

The bulk of the credit goes to Connor Dewar, Riley Sutter and Garrett Pilon for contributing on both ends.

BLOG: Three Tips on NHL Scouting list, Hart wins another award

The NHL Central Scouting Service released its final 2018 draft rankings Monday morning and three Everett Silvertips players were listed among the top 217 North… Continue reading

Silvertips exorcise past demons to reach conference finals

Everett advanced by beating Seattle and Portland, 2 teams that have eliminated it the past 3 seasons.

Silvertips advance to Western Conference finals

Everett tops Portland 4-0 in Game 5 to reach the conference finals for the 1st time since 2006.

BLOG: Silvertips get two late goals, push Winterhawks to the brink

What. A. Game. The @WHLsilvertips take this one by a 3-2 score and lead 3-1 coming home! #EVTvsPOR #WHLPlayoffs pic.twitter.com/rWeL9yfReW— The WHL (@TheWHL) April 13,… Continue reading

Silvertips notebook: Tragic bus crash impacts hockey community

Everett and Portland players honored the lives lost in the accident during the national anthem last Saturday.

BLOG: Tips again hang half-dozen on Hawks to take 2-1 series lead

The Everett Silvertips delivered another impressive performance Tuesday in a 6-2 victory at Portland that gave the Tips a 2-1 series lead in the WHL… Continue reading

Possible road-ice advantage for Silvertips in Game 3

Everett and Portland have each had success on the other’s home ice this season.

BLOG: Matt Fonteyne inks AHL deal with San Jose Barracuda

Everett Silvertips captain Matt Fonteyne signed an AHL deal with the San Jose Barracuda, the organizations announced Monday. The Barracuda are the AHL affiliate of… Continue reading

BLOG: Silvertips flip the script in 6-0 dismantling of Portland

Before anything else, I need to mention the poignant pregame moment of silence that the Everett Silvertips held in memory of the 15 Humboldt Broncos… Continue reading

Silvertips blank Winterhawks, even semifinal series 1-1

Patrick Bajkov’s hat trick and Carter Hart’s shutout lead Everett over Portland 6-0.

BLOG: Winterhawks outwork Silvertips to take 1-0 series lead

Rarely does an opposing team outwork the Everett Silvertips in the opening period, but that is what happened Friday. You combine that with the Portland… Continue reading