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Angel of the Winds Arena will become Snohomish County's first COVID-19 isolation and quarantine facility. (Sara Bruestle/ The Herald)

Could the Seattle Kraken play preseason games in Everett?

While nothing has been decided, Angel of the Winds Arena could be an option if the new arena isn’t ready.

Angel of the Winds Arena will become Snohomish County's first COVID-19 isolation and quarantine facility. (Sara Bruestle/ The Herald)
Everett's Olen Zellweger controls the puck against the Saskatoon Blades Friday evening at Angel of the Winds Arena in Everett on November 22, 2019. The Silvertips will play Friday without fans due on-going concerns of the coronavirus pandemic. (Kevin Clark / The Herald)

Silvertips will play home opener on Oct. 8 in front of fans

Everett has not played with fans in the stands at Angel of the Winds Arena since March 7, 2020.

Everett's Olen Zellweger controls the puck against the Saskatoon Blades Friday evening at Angel of the Winds Arena in Everett on November 22, 2019. The Silvertips will play Friday without fans due on-going concerns of the coronavirus pandemic. (Kevin Clark / The Herald)
Silvertips' Cole Fonstad attempts a shot with Chiefs' Mason Beaupit defending during the final home game Friday night at Angel of the Winds Arena in Everett on May 7, 2021.  (Kevin Clark / The Herald)

WHL plans full season at full capacity in 2021-22

The Silvertips will begin a 68-game schedule on Oct. 1 and playoffs will return to the old format.

Silvertips' Cole Fonstad attempts a shot with Chiefs' Mason Beaupit defending during the final home game Friday night at Angel of the Winds Arena in Everett on May 7, 2021.  (Kevin Clark / The Herald)
Silvertips' Ethan Regnier (bottom) celebrates a goal against the Spokane Chiefs during the final home game Friday night at Angel of the Winds Arena in Everett on May 7, 2021.  (Kevin Clark / The Herald)

Silvertips win WHL’s CHL import draft lottery

Everett will have a chance to add an impact import player with the WHL’s top pick in the first round.

Silvertips' Ethan Regnier (bottom) celebrates a goal against the Spokane Chiefs during the final home game Friday night at Angel of the Winds Arena in Everett on May 7, 2021.  (Kevin Clark / The Herald)
Everett Silvertips' Dustin Wolf blocks a shot during the game on Sunday, Jan. 26, 2020 in Everett, Wash. (Olivia Vanni / The Herald)

Silvertips notebook: Wolf named WHL’s top goaltender again

Plus, Everett promotes head scout Mike Fraser to director of player personnel

Everett Silvertips' Dustin Wolf blocks a shot during the game on Sunday, Jan. 26, 2020 in Everett, Wash. (Olivia Vanni / The Herald)
Everett's Dustin Wolf stops a shot at goal against Seattle Sunday evening at ShoWare Center in Kent on March 8, 2020. The Silvertips won 3-2. (Kevin Clark / The Herald)

Trio of Silvertips receive U.S. Division awards

Dustin Wolf, Cole Fonstad and Gage Goncalves are rewarded after their division championship season.

Everett's Dustin Wolf stops a shot at goal against Seattle Sunday evening at ShoWare Center in Kent on March 8, 2020. The Silvertips won 3-2. (Kevin Clark / The Herald)
Dennis Williams, head coach of the Everett Silvertips, during the game against the Saskatoon Blades at  Angel of the Winds Arena in Everett on November 22, 2019. (Kevin Clark / The Herald)

Silvertips notebook: Head coach Williams named interim GM

Plus, four Everett players are named to the six-person U.S. Division All-Star team.

Dennis Williams, head coach of the Everett Silvertips, during the game against the Saskatoon Blades at  Angel of the Winds Arena in Everett on November 22, 2019. (Kevin Clark / The Herald)
Chiefs' Adam Beckman (left) and Silvertips' Zach Ashton struggle for the puck in front of Silvertips' Dustin Wolf during the final home game Friday night at Angel of the Winds Arena in Everett on May 7, 2021.  (Kevin Clark / The Herald)

Patterson: No winners in Silvertips’ cost-cutting move

The pandemic forced Everett to let go of successful GM Garry Davidson, a move nobody wanted to happen.

Chiefs' Adam Beckman (left) and Silvertips' Zach Ashton struggle for the puck in front of Silvertips' Dustin Wolf during the final home game Friday night at Angel of the Winds Arena in Everett on May 7, 2021.  (Kevin Clark / The Herald)
Silvertips general manager Garry Davidson in his office at Angel of the Winds Arena on Thursday, Sept. 12, 2019 in Everett, Wash. (Olivia Vanni / The Herald)

Silvertips announce they won’t extend GM’s contract

The Silvertips won 5 division titles during Garry Davidson’s 9-plus seasons as general manager.

Silvertips general manager Garry Davidson in his office at Angel of the Winds Arena on Thursday, Sept. 12, 2019 in Everett, Wash. (Olivia Vanni / The Herald)
Philadelphia Flyers goaltender Carter Hart in action during an NHL hockey game against the Buffalo Sabres, Sunday, April 11, 2021, in Philadelphia. (AP Photo/Derik Hamilton)

Ready to rise above

Ex- Silvertips star Carter Hart talks about loneliness, bouncing back from a difficult NHL season

Philadelphia Flyers goaltender Carter Hart in action during an NHL hockey game against the Buffalo Sabres, Sunday, April 11, 2021, in Philadelphia. (AP Photo/Derik Hamilton)
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Silvertips cap stellar season with win over Thunderbirds

Led by another superb effort from Dustin Wolf, Everett wins 4-1 and finishes with 19 win in 23 games.

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Silvertips' Cole Fonstad (left -right) Jackson Berezowski and Ethan Regnier celebrate Berezowski's goal in the second period against Chiefs' Mac Gross (6) and Mason Beaupit (30) during the final home game Friday night at Angel of the Winds Arena in Everett on May 7, 2021.  (Kevin Clark / The Herald)

Silvertips smash Chiefs in final home game of season

Everett improves to 18-4 with a 5-1 win over Spokane.

Silvertips' Cole Fonstad (left -right) Jackson Berezowski and Ethan Regnier celebrate Berezowski's goal in the second period against Chiefs' Mac Gross (6) and Mason Beaupit (30) during the final home game Friday night at Angel of the Winds Arena in Everett on May 7, 2021.  (Kevin Clark / The Herald)
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Silvertips top rival Thunderbirds in shootout

Gage Goncalves scores the shootout winner as Everett beats Seattle 4-3.

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Silvertips clinch franchise’s 8th U.S. Division title

Everett earns the short-season crown after a Portland loss to Spokane.

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Winterhawks deny Silvertips chance to clinch division title

Portland rallies with four goals in the final period to beat Everett 5-2.

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Silvertips top T-birds, inch closer to U.S. Division title

Everett wins 5-2 to take an 11-point lead in the division standings.

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Silvertips extend division lead with win over Winterhawks

Dustin Wolf makes 37 saves as Everett beats Portland 3-2.

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Yan Khomenko signals for substitution Sunday night at Xfinity Arena in Everett, Wa on September 6th, 2015

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Silvertips roll past Chiefs for second straight night

Everett wins 6-1 and takes back-to-back victories on the road over Spokane.

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Wolf earns shutout as Silvertips blank Chiefs

Everett’s star netminder stops all 32 shots he faces in a 5-0 victory.

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Silvertips' Cole Fonstad races for a rebound with Chiefs' Jordan Chudley and Chiefs' Adam Beckman giving chase Saturday night at Angel of the Winds Arena in Everett on March 20, 2021. (Kevin Clark / The Herald)

Midseason update: A look at the first-place Silvertips

An update on key players and other notable tidbits from the first half of Everett’s abbreviated season.

Silvertips' Cole Fonstad races for a rebound with Chiefs' Jordan Chudley and Chiefs' Adam Beckman giving chase Saturday night at Angel of the Winds Arena in Everett on March 20, 2021. (Kevin Clark / The Herald)