Silvertips

The Everett Silvertips’ Gage Gonclaves escapes a hit during the game against the Spokane Chiefs on Saturday, April 6, 2019 in Everett, Wash. (Olivia Vanni / The Herald)

Patterson: 3 observations from the Tips’ Game 1 loss

Spokane is no Tri-City; a match-up conundrum for Everett; Cullen escapes a frightening injury.

The Everett Silvertips’ Gage Gonclaves escapes a hit during the game against the Spokane Chiefs on Saturday, April 6, 2019 in Everett, Wash. (Olivia Vanni / The Herald)

Tips-Chiefs playoff series will have Broncos flair

Everett’s Khaira, Minulin and Patterson, and Spokane’s King, all played for Swift Current last season.

How the Silvertips and Chiefs stack up in their playoff series

Everett and Spokane open a best-of-seven second-round playoff series on Saturday in Everett.

Playoff preview: Silvertips’ leaders ‘ask guys to elevate’

Connor Dewar and Bryce Kindopp are fast and tenacious, and ask the same of their linemates.

Slivertips’ Sean Richards and the Chiefs’ Egor Arbuzov skate after the puck during the game against the Spokane Chiefs on Sunday, Nov. 18, 2018 in Everett, Wa. (Olivia Vanni / The Herald)

POLL RESULTS: Silvertips heavily favored against Chiefs

More than 80 percent of responders picked Everett to beat Spokane in their WHL playoff series.

Slivertips’ Sean Richards and the Chiefs’ Egor Arbuzov skate after the puck during the game against the Spokane Chiefs on Sunday, Nov. 18, 2018 in Everett, Wa. (Olivia Vanni / The Herald)

Silvertips notebook: Andrusiak recaptures scoring prowess

After a scoring dip following his trade to Everett, he buried four goals in five games vs. Tri-City.

Silvertips’ goaltender makes a strong playoff showing

Dustin Wolf was stellar in his first postseason series as Everett’s No. 1 netminder

Silvertips’ Martin Fasko-Rudas and Gage Conclaves fight for the puck during the game against the Spokane Chiefs on Sunday, Nov. 18, 2018 in Everett, Wa. (Olivia Vanni / The Herald)

POLL: Who do you got between the Silvertips and Chiefs?

Everett and Spokane begin their 2nd-round WHL playoff series Saturday at Angel of the Winds Arena.

Silvertips’ Martin Fasko-Rudas and Gage Conclaves fight for the puck during the game against the Spokane Chiefs on Sunday, Nov. 18, 2018 in Everett, Wa. (Olivia Vanni / The Herald)
Everett’s Bryce Kindopp scores a goal past Tri-City’s Beck Warm in the first period during game 5 of the playoffs Saturday night at Angel of the Winds Arena in Everett on March 30, 2019. (Kevin Clark / The Herald)

Patterson: 3 observations as the Tips advance to round 2

Everett was motivated to end the series now, plus thoughts on Andrusiak’s offense and Dewar’s health.

Everett’s Bryce Kindopp scores a goal past Tri-City’s Beck Warm in the first period during game 5 of the playoffs Saturday night at Angel of the Winds Arena in Everett on March 30, 2019. (Kevin Clark / The Herald)

Silvertips advance to Western Conference semifinals

Bryce Kindopp records a hat trick as Everett routs Tri-City 9-1 in Game 5 to win the series 4-1.

Silvertips’ defense has been key vs. Americans

Defense and the ability to apply pressure on offense has Everett on the verge of a series win.

Silvertips rebound to beat Americans in Game 4

Everett bounces back from a loss in Game 3 to beat Tri-City 3-0 and takes a commanding 3-1 series lead.

Silvertips gamer image Zach Andrusiak skates with the puck during Silvertips practice on Wednesday, Jan. 2, 2018 in Everett, Wa. (Olivia Vanni / The Herald)

Silvertips suffer overtime loss to Americans in Game 3

Parker AuCoin scores the game-winner as Tri-City wins 3-2 to cut Everett’s series lead to 2-1.

Silvertips gamer image Zach Andrusiak skates with the puck during Silvertips practice on Wednesday, Jan. 2, 2018 in Everett, Wa. (Olivia Vanni / The Herald)

PODCAST: Silvertips’ playoff series with Americans pivots

Tri-City play-by-play broadcaster Craig West joins to review Games 1 and 2 and preview Games 3 and 4

Patterson, Holmes inject physicality into Silvertips’ roster

The pair of midseason acquisitions have brought needed toughness to the series against Tri-City.

Silvertips notebook: Cullen seizing postseason opportunity

The affiliate player has carved out a niche on the team despite just playing four games for Everett.

Silvertips show some fight in their first two playoff games

Their willingness to battle through adversity bodes well for Everett’s playoff prospects

Shorthanded Silvertips stave off Americans in Game 2

Leading scorer Connor Dewar sits with an injury, but Everett wins 4-3 to take a 2-0 series lead.

Patterson: 4 observations from the Tips’ win in Game 2

Defense leads the way; Everett survives injuries; Fasko-Rudas thrives; Tri-City gets physical.

Silvertips win Game 1 over Tri-City in dominant fashion

Five third-period goals lead Everett to a 6-1 win over the Americans to open the best-of-seven series.