EVERETT – Connor Dewar scored on a breakaway in overtime, and the Everett Silvertips overcame a 3-1 third-period deficit Friday to beat the Spokane Chiefs 5-4 in Western Hockey League play.
The Chiefs (14-8-2-2, 32 points) built their lead thanks to power-play goals from Eli Zummack, Luc Smith and Filip Kral. Smith’s goal was his first for the team in his second game since being acquired in a trade from Kamloops.
Everett (21-7-1-0, 43) surged in front with three goals in a 7-minute stretch in the third, but Ethan McIndoe forced overtime by tipping in Ty Smith’s shot with 15 seconds left.
Ty Smith and Riley Woods had two assists apiece for Spokane.
Free admission to Braves game with donation
Fans will get into Saturday’s Spokane Braves game against Columbia Valley with a Toys for Tots donation.
Accepted donations include new, unwrapped toys along with cash contributions.
Puck drop is scheduled for 7 at Eagles Ice Arena.
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