Friday, October 25, 2013
Pre-Game Report: Giants vs. Silvertips
Vancouver is riding high after a pair of wins, most recently edging the Eastern Conference leading Calgary Hitmen in overtime by a score of 4-3 on Wednesday night. Alec Baer had a strong performance for the Giants, scoring a highlight reel goal and adding a pair of assists while Tim Traber netted the OT winner. The G-Men currently sit in fourth in the BC Division and ninth in the Western Conference.
The Silvertips have also won back-to-back games after they beat the Kamloops Blazers 1-0 on Saturday before downing the Swift Current Broncos 4-1 on Sunday. Joshua Winquist, who led Everett in scoring last season, has picked up right where he left off, tallying eight goals and seven assists through 12 games. The 20-year-old also had the winning goal for the 'Tips when they defeated the Giants back in September.
Where: Pacific Coliseum
Tickets: Visit vancouvergiants.com or call 604-4-GIANTS
Listen: Live coverage on teamradio.ca (The Pre-Game Show begins at 7:00pm.)