Winterhawks get past Thunderbirds, 5-2
KENT, Wash. Oliver Bjorkstrand had two goals and four points as Portland toppled Seattle for its fifth win in a row.
Taylor Leier had a goal and an assist for the Winterhawks (52-13-5) while Brendan Leispic and Mathew Dumba each scored once.
Roberts Lipsbergs and Ryan Gropp scored for the Thunderbirds (40-24-6).
Portland's Brendan Burke made 30 saves for the win as Seattle's Taran Kozun turned away 46-of-51 shots in defeat.