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— 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

Silvertips rout Winterhawks to grab 2-1 series lead

Everett stays perfect on the road in the postseason with a 6-2 win in Portland.

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

Portland’s Ryan Hughes and Everett’s Garrett Pilon await a face off at Angel of the Winds Arena Friday night in Everett on April 6, 2018. (Kevin Clark / The Daily Herald)

Winterhawks trip up Silvertips in Game 1 of semifinals

Portland takes a 1-0 series lead with a convincing 5-2 win over Everett on Friday night.

Portland’s Ryan Hughes and Everett’s Garrett Pilon await a face off at Angel of the Winds Arena Friday night in Everett on April 6, 2018. (Kevin Clark / The Daily Herald)

BLOG: Everett Silvertips previews and notes on the eve of Round 2

Round 2 of the WHL playoffs starts Friday night at 7:35. Postseason round of “Mustache Boy” here on the eve of Round 2:— Jesse… Continue reading

Tips vs. Winterhawks preview: Everett’s unlikely hero

16-year-old rookie Reece Vitelli comes up big in the Silvertips’ opening-round win over Seattle.

The WHL’s postseason playoff format has major flaws

The unusual setup means a greater chance the league doesn’t crown the best team champion.

Tips vs. Winterhawks preview: How they stack up

Here’s how the U.S. Division rivals stack up in their second-round series.

Silvertips will try to beat Winterhawks at their own game

The series between Everett and Portland, which starts tomorrow, should be a thriller.

UPDATE: Carter Hart named WHL Goaltender of the Month

Everett Silvertips goalie Carter Hart was named the WHL Goaltender of the Month, the league announced Tuesday. That comes on the heels of Monday’s announcement… Continue reading

BLOG: Everett Silvertips end reign of nemesis Seattle Thunderbirds

The Everett Silvertips are on to the second round after a convincing 4-0 victory over the Seattle Thunderbirds in Game 5. Everett’s opponent will be… Continue reading

Hart, Silvertips blank T-birds 4-0 to win playoff series 4-1

Everett dispatches rival Seattle to advance to Round 2 of the playoffs for the 4th straight season.

BLOG: Silvertips one away from dispatching Thunderbirds

The Everett Silvertips are a win away from eliminating their longtime playoff nemesis. The Tips controlled the game from the get-go Friday in a 7-3… Continue reading