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Garret Hughson makes 22 saves as Spokane Chiefs shuts out Everett Silvertips 4-0

Wednesday, 11.07.2012 / 1:54 AM / News

The Canadian Press

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Garret Hughson makes 22 saves as Spokane Chiefs shuts out Everett Silvertips 4-0

SPOKANE, Wash. - Garret Hughson made 22 saves as the Spokane Chiefs shut out the Everett Silvertips 4-0 in Western Hockey League play Tuesday.

Mikulas Rimmel, Connor Chartier, Dylan Walchuk, with a short-handed goal, and Adam Helewka each scored for the Chiefs (13-6-0), who had three goals in the third period.

Spokane failed to capitalize on six power-play opportunities, while Everett (6-12-2) went scoreless on only two power plays.

Silvertips goaltender Daniel Cotton stopped 31 shots in the loss.

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