Ryan Gropp’s hat trick helps T-Birds defuse Rockets
Andy Eide | February 26, 2017 12:40 am
The T-Birds bounced back nicely from a lackluster loss on Friday night. Ryan Gropp recorded his fifth career hat trick as Seattle scored four times on the power play in a 5-3 win over Kelowna.
Thunderbirds pounded by the Americans 7-3 in Kennewick
Andy Eide | February 25, 2017 7:57 am
It was not a good night for the T-Birds in Kennewick Friday night as five straight second period goals by the Americans blew open what was a close game.
T-Birds notebook: Ethan Bear sets franchise mark
Andy Eide | February 23, 2017 10:05 pm
A look at the latest news surrounding the Thunderbirds including Ethan Bear setting a new franchise mark for goals by a defenseman.
T-Birds head-to-head vs. Portland: numbers prove they’re more than a “one-line team”
Tim Pigulski | February 22, 2017 2:57 pm
It’s become popular to refer to the Thunderbirds as a “one-line team.” We take a look at why that’s not true and compare them head-to-head with their U.S. Division rival, the Portland Winterhawks.
T-Birds gut out a big comeback win in Portland Sunday evening
Andy Eide | February 20, 2017 12:52 am
Despite a depleted lineup, the Thunderbirds found a way to comeback and beat the Portland Winterhawks 5-4 in a shootout.
Third period goals lift Thunderbirds over Portland 5-3
Andy Eide | February 18, 2017 10:14 pm
Seattle scored three goals in the third period to pick up a big 5-2 win over Portland. Defenseman Ethan Bear scored twice while adding two assists in the win.
Tri City trips up Thunderbirds in Kennewick
Andy Eide | February 18, 2017 8:31 am
Seattle lost to the Tri City Americans for the first time this season on Friday night. The T-Birds scored first but four unanswered goals by the Americans proved to be the difference in the game.
T-Birds getting contributions from more than just top guns
Andy Eide | February 16, 2017 3:59 pm
Seattle’s top players have been huge during its current 20-game hot streak, but the team is also getting contributions from the entire lineup.
Thunderbirds show Red Deer no love in 4-1 win
Andy Eide | February 14, 2017 11:13 pm
The Thunderbirds bounced back from Monday’s loss to hammer the Red Deer Rebels 4-1. The win keeps Seattle one point ahead of the Everett Silvertips for first place in the U.S. Division.
Depleted Thunderbirds sign Cody Savey
Tim Pigulski | February 13, 2017 10:47 am
With all of the injuries that have piled up recently, Seattle signed 15-year-old Cody Savey of British Columbia to provide depth up front.