Lee-Knight catching up to speed, overcoming obstacles - SWX Right Now-Sports for Spokane, CdA, Tri-Cities, WA

Lee-Knight catching up to speed, overcoming obstacles with Americans

Posted: Updated:

KENNEWICK, Wash. -- Luke Lee-Knight has started every game in net for the Tri-City Americans since Eric Comrie's hip injury. That is all 12 games so far in January, with another one Wednesday against Prince George. Lee-Knight has seven wins and a 3.74 goals against average. Lee-Knight admits last weekend's back-to-back games were a true test physically.

"It's definitely a bit of fatigue, but I'm taking care of my body well enough. I'm at that age where I know what to be doing and when to do it, when to not," Lee-Knight said.

"If you look at the shots on goal and the quality chances the two teams had over the weekend, it's not just a reflecting of Luke, it's the people that were in front of him. I think collectively we have to tighten up and not allow some of the great scoring opportunities," head coach Jim Hiller added.

  • Local Sports from SWXLocal Sports from SWXMore>>

  • The NFL's Best Fan Bases

    The NFL's Best Fan Bases

     Forbes recently came out with a top-10 list of NFL fan bases. And for the 12's in the Pacific Northwest it may be a little shocking where the Seattle Seahawks landed even after winning Super Bowl XLVIII in February.More >>
     Forbes recently came out with a top-10 list of NFL fan bases. And for the 12's in the Pacific Northwest it may be a little shocking where the Seattle Seahawks landed even after winning Super Bowl XLVIII in February.More >>
  • Inside Eastern Washington Football Sneak Preview

    Inside Eastern Washington Football Sneak Preview

    Before the game SWX will start the festivities with a live pregame show at 11:00 a.m. PT with special ESPN guest Colin Cowherd, all leading up to a behind-the-scenes feature on EWU football at noon. Enjoy the trailer for the Inside Eastern Washington Football special in the video player above!More >>
    Before the game SWX will start the festivities with a live pregame show at 11:00 a.m. PT with special ESPN guest Colin Cowherd, all leading up to a behind-the-scenes feature on EWU football at noon. Enjoy the trailer for the Inside Eastern Washington Football special in the video player above!More >>
  • Spokane Chiefs Camp Underway

    Spokane Chiefs Camp Underway

    The Spokane Chiefs Annual Fall camp is fully underway and camp rosters have been announced, honoring three former Chiefs players. Team Sawyer (honoring Kevin Sawyer) will wear blue, Team Cowen (honoring Jared Cowen) will wear white and Team Johnson (honoring Tyler Johnson) will wear red.More >>
    The Spokane Chiefs Annual Fall camp is fully underway and camp rosters have been announced, honoring three former Chiefs players. Team Sawyer (honoring Kevin Sawyer) will wear blue, Team Cowen (honoring Jared Cowen) will wear white and Team Johnson (honoring Tyler Johnson) will wear red.More >>
Powered by WorldNow
All content © Copyright 2000 - 2014 WorldNow and SWXRN. All Rights Reserved.
For more information on this site, please read our Privacy Policy and Terms of Service.