Silvertips blog

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

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

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

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

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

Hart focused on stopping pucks, not statistics

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

REFLECTIONS: A half-dozen in a row as Everett upends Portland

The Game On Wednesday the Tips put together arguably one their best all-around performances of the season and earned their sixth straight victory. Moreover, it… Continue reading

Canada, USA announce World Junior camp rosters

Canada and the United States announced their rosters for World Junior Championship training camp. Team USA beat Team Canada 5-4 in a shootout last year… Continue reading

BLOG: Carter Hart wins WHL Goaltender of the Week – again

Carter Hart is the WHL Goaltender of the Week. Wash, Rinse, Repeat. .@NHLFlyers prospect and @WHLsilvertips goaltender @c_hart70 has been named the WHL Goaltender of… Continue reading

REFLECTIONS: Silvertips keep right on rolling with 3-1 win at Kamloops

The Game The Everett Silvertips keep right on rolling. The Tips have won four straight, five of seven, and 10 of 15 going back to… Continue reading

BLOG: Carter Hart named WHL Goaltender of the Month

Carter Hart made it three honors in one week Friday when it was announced he was named the WHL Goaltender of the Month. Hart was… Continue reading

BLOG: Carter Hart feted by WHL for second straight week

To the surprise of no one Carter Hart was named the WHL Goaltender of the Week on Monday. It’s the second straight week Hart has… Continue reading

REFLECTIONS: Tips conclude solid week with three straight wins

It’s been quite a grueling stretch for the Everett Silvertips, but a very successful stretch nonetheless. The Tips won their third straight on Saturday and… Continue reading

BLOG: Carter Hart wins Goaltender of the Week

Everett Silvertips goalie Carter Hart was named the Western Hockey League Goaltender of the Week for the 10th time in his career, the league announced… Continue reading

REFLECTIONS: Tips snap power-play skid, continue penalty-killing streak

The Game The Regina Pats were predicted to be one of the top teams in the Eastern Conference this season as they gear up to… Continue reading

REFLECTIONS: A big night for milestones, streaks and goalies

The Game The Everett Silvertips started slowly. Very slowly. They had just five shots in the first period and needed a late second-period power play… Continue reading

BLOG: Some off-day musings as Silvertips prep for three-in-three

The Silvertips are heading into a busy stretch of games with in the run-up to the holiday break. They’ve been winning lately with a 5-1-0-1… Continue reading

REFLECTIONS: Hart ties team record as Silvertips top Raiders

The Game Wednesday night was about milestones as Carter Hart tied Leland Irving for the Everett Silvertips franchise record with 21 WHL shutouts, and Patrick… Continue reading