Monday, Jan. 16, Martin Luther King, Jr. Day, the Tri-City Americans will have their only matinee game in nearly two years when they take on Portland at 3 pm.

Partly due to the holiday and numerous people having the day off,  a special afternoon game was scheduled for the Winterhawks vs. Americans. The Americans will continue their road trip in Portland before returning home for the Tuesday. Jan. 17 game vs Seattle at Toyota Center. Listen Monday for the pregame with Craig West at 2:45 pm Newstalk 870 and streaming at  Just click on Media on the home page, and listen live to the Tri City Americans.