Thunderbirds beat Chiefs to make it five straight
Andy Eide | January 15, 2017 8:46 pm
The T-Birds won their fifth straight Sunday night by beating Spokane 6-4. The struggling power play came to life with three conversions and Alexander True scored two goals.
Dramatic overtime goal at Everett gives Thunderbirds fourth straight win
Andy Eide | January 15, 2017 8:09 am
The T-Birds picked up their fourth straight win Saturday night in dramatic fashion. Keegan Kolesar scored a goal on a breakaway with just 16 seconds left in overtime.
Austin Strand excited to help Thunderbirds make long playoff run
Andy Eide | January 11, 2017 8:38 pm
Seattle was looking to add some experience on the blue line and may have done that with the acquisition of Austin Strand.
Satisfied with earlier moves, T-Birds stay quiet as trade deadline passes
Tim Pigulski | January 11, 2017 11:00 am
Tuesday’s trade deadline came and went for the Thunderbirds, who didn’t make any moves in the hours immediately prior. All in all, it was a relatively quiet day around the league, with only 10 deals being made and even fewer involving impact players. Seattle, as it turns out, accomplished most of what they wanted to […]
Thunderbirds beat snowy pass and Spokane Chiefs 2-1
Andy Eide | January 8, 2017 8:50 pm
The T-Birds scored twice during a dominant third period to pick up a come-from-behind 2-1 win over the Spokane Chiefs.
Thunderbirds clip first place Everett 4-3 in shootout
Andy Eide | January 7, 2017 12:23 am
The T-Birds nearly blew a three-goal lead but would hold to beat the Everett Silvertips 4-3 in a shootout. Keegan Kolesar had the lone shootout conversion and Rylan Toth made 38 saves in the win.
Pair of third period scores lead T-Birds past Winterhawks 3-2
Andy Eide | January 1, 2017 10:29 am
Seattle came from behind and scored twice in the third period to pick up a win against the Portland Winterhawks on Saturday night. Monroe’s own Luke Ormsby notched the game-winning goal and added an assist in the victory.
Thunderbirds come up short in 2-1 loss to the Portland Winterhawks
Andy Eide | December 31, 2016 8:44 am
The T-Birds couldn’t solve Portland’s Cole Kehler which led to a couple of turnovers costing them in a 2-1 loss to the Winterhawks at the ShoWare Center.
T-Birds deal disgruntled Schuldhaus for Austin Strand
Tim Pigulski | December 30, 2016 2:32 pm
Seattle acquired Austin Strand from the Red Deer Rebels in exchange for Brandon Schuldhaus, who did not return to the team following the holiday break.
Shorthanded T-Birds scratch out point in 5-4 overtime loss to Spokane
Andy Eide | December 28, 2016 10:35 pm
Despite missing their top three centers, the T-Birds battled hard and managed to earn a point in the standings during a 5-4 loss in Spokane to the Chiefs. Goalie Matthew Berlin stood tall in making 47 saves.