Bauml, who missed last year’s playoffs because of a fractured ankle, is the team captain and MVP of the U.S. Division-champion Silvertips as they enter the first round Friday at home against the Spokane Chiefs.
Radim Vrbata had two goals and an assist, and the host Vancouver Canucks beat Winnipeg 5-2, snapping the Jets’ winning streak at five.
The visiting Vancouver Canucks beat the struggling Arizona Coyotes 3-1.
With the U.S. Division already locked up, the Everett Silvertips ended the regular season with a 5-4 win over the Spokane Chiefs in a Western Hockey League game Sunday.
Ryan Gropp had two goals and an assist as the Seattle Thunderbirds defeated the Portland Winterhawks 6-3 Saturday night in a Western Hockey League game at ShoWare Center in Kent.
Radim Vrbata set up the tying goal by Nick Bonino in the second period and scored the go-ahead goal in the third, leading the visiting Vancouver Canucks to a 4-1 victory over the Los Angeles Kings.
Ryan Gropp scored four goals, leading the Seattle Thunderbirds to a 7-2 victory over the Spokane Chiefs in a Western Hockey League game Friday night.
Seattle (36-25-4) has already clinched a playoff spot and has just two games remaining in the regular season.
Alexandre Burrows scored a pair of goals 17 seconds apart in the third period, and the host Vancouver Canucks beat the Philadelphia Flyers 4-1.