Thunderbirds crush Americans 9-2 in Game 3; chance to clinch series Friday night
Tim Pigulski | March 29, 2017 10:34 pm
The Thunderbirds jumped out to a 3-0 lead in their first-round playoff series in convincing fashion with a 9-2 victory over the Tri-City Americans in Kennewick.
Early success of T-Birds’ Stankowski should not be a surprise
Andy Eide | March 27, 2017 7:20 pm
Rookie goalie Carl Stankowski got the T-Birds two wins this weekend but that shouldn’t come as a big surprise.
T-Birds hang five on Americans, take 2-0 series lead
Andy Eide | March 25, 2017 11:25 pm
The T-Birds scored three unanswered goals in the third period to beat Tri-City 5-2 and take a 2-0 series lead. The series will now shift to Kennewick for Game’s 3 and 4.
Carl Stankowski shines for T-Birds in Game 1 win
Andy Eide | March 25, 2017 12:41 am
16-year-old rookie goaltender Carl Stankowski made 33 saves to pick up his first career playoff win as Seattle took Game 1 4-2.
Five things to watch for in T-Birds’ first-round playoff series with Americans
Tim Pigulski | March 24, 2017 3:21 pm
Five storylines to keep an eye on heading into opening night of Seattle’s first-round playoff series against the Tri-City Americans.
Tri City Americans prepared for a tough series with Thunderbirds
Andy Eide | March 24, 2017 10:54 am
Tri City Americans coach Mike Williamson has his team prepared for a tough series with the Thunderbirds.
Playoffs represent last chance for several Thunderbirds
Andy Eide | March 23, 2017 11:55 am
Scott Eansor and Rylan Toth are two of the T-Birds who are entering their final stretch of WHL hockey.
T-Birds vs. Americans: Sleepers who could be difference makers
Tim Pigulski | March 22, 2017 12:05 pm
Whichever team comes out on top in this first round playoff series is going to need contributions from more than just their top line. We take a look at some other names to keep an eye on.
Inside the numbers: T-Birds vs. Americans
Tim Pigulski | March 20, 2017 11:08 am
A by-the-numbers look at the head-to-head matchups between the T-Birds and their first-round opponent, the Tri-City Americans.
T-Birds trounce Giants, will face Tri City in playoffs
Andy Eide | March 19, 2017 9:17 pm
Seattle routed the last place Vancouver Giants 6-1 on Sunday to end the regular season. The T-Birds will now prepare for their first-round playoff match up with the Tri City Americans.