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Seattle Thunderbirds' forward Jaimen Yakubowski (19) tries to score on Vancouver goalie Payton Lee in Sunday's game. Seattle beat the Giants 4-3 in a shootout. (Photo by Brian Liesse, WHL)

Theodore’s Shootout Goal Rescues Seattle From Potential Collapse

It was a game the Thunderbirds absolutely had to have after a 3-game losing skid left their grip on the No. 4 seed tenuous. Shea Theodore finished with three assists, Danny Mumaugh had 32 saves in his first start in eight games and Alexander Delnov tallied his 28th goal of the season to lift the T-Birds.

1090 The Fan–03/09/2014

Seattle Thunderbirds' defenseman Ethan Bear (25) falls to the ice as Everett center Ivan Nikolishin (89) defends. Everett beat Seattle for the third consecutive time, 5-2 Saturday, as it inches closer to earning a date with the Thunderbirds in the first round of the WHL playoffs. (Photo by Brian Liesse, WHL)

Silvertips Notch Third Straight Win Over Seattle

Seattle dropped its third straight game to Everett in a 5-2 home loss, Saturday. With five games left on its schedule, Seattle is clinging to a 2-point advantage for the fourth seed, and home-ice advantage, in the Western Conference.

1090 The Fan–03/08/2014

Huskies Recap

Wilcox, Huskies Win In Final Home Game

Playing in his final game at the Alaska Airlines Arena, Washington senior C.J. Wilcox scored 24 points, grabbed eight rebounds and had three steals to lead the Huskies.

1090 The Fan–03/08/2014

Cougars Recap

Cougars Fall To USC In Battle Of Pac-12 Doormats

DaVonte Lacy had 20 points and 10 rebounds to lead the Cougars’ offense in defeat. The Cougars wrap up the regular season, Saturday with a home game against UCLA.

1090 The Fan–03/06/2014

Huskies Recap

Adams, UCLA Hold Off Washington

Washington (16-14, 8-9) had won two in a row and looked sharp early on as the team shot nearly 59 percent from the field in the first half to take a 45-41 lead, but UCLA out-scored the Huskies 50-37 in the final 20 minutes to secure the win.

1090 The Fan–03/06/2014

Washington Huskies' quarterback Jeff Lindquist (5) scrambles during a game last season. Lindquist will compete with redshirt freshman Troy Williams in the Huskies' spring practices to determine who the starting quarterback will be for the upcoming 2014 season. (Photo by Steve Dykes/Getty Images)

Lindquist Getting Comfortable With New Surroundings

With that said, the Mercer Island High School alum, looked comfortable with the offense, his surroundings and the pressure of being under added scrutiny as just one of two quarterbacks currently fighting for the starting quarterback job.

1090 The Fan–03/04/2014

Washington Huskies' quarterback Jeff Lindquist (5) scrambles during a game last season. Lindquist will compete with redshirt freshman Troy Williams in the Huskies' spring practices to determine who the starting quarterback will be for the upcoming 2014 season. (Photo by Steve Dykes/Getty Images)

Husky Quarterbacks Lindquist, Williams To Get More Reps “Than They Ever Dreamed” In Spring Practice

Both Lindquist and Williams will take repetitions with the “No. 1 offense,” which is really in name only as coach Petersen added that he is working with a clean slate as far as the depth chart is concerned.

1090 The Fan–03/03/2014

Seattle Thunderbirds' forward Ryan Gropp (12) attempts to hold the puck while being defended by Everett's Kohl Bauml (15). Everett defeated Seattle 3-1, Sunday. (Photo by Brian Liesse, WHL)

Slow Start Dooms Seattle In Loss To Everett

It’s the second consecutive loss for the Thunderbirds against Everett in a little over a week, with Seattle (39-20-2-4) managing just two goals against the stingy Everett defense.

1090 The Fan–03/02/2014

Seattle Thunderbirds' forward Branden Troock (11) skates by a Tri-City defender in a game in February. Troock scored his 22nd goal of the season in Saturday's 4-1 win against Portland. (Photo by Brian Liesse, WHL)

Troock Hopes Goal Gets His Game Rolling Once Again

Troock now has 22 goals on the season and 31 assists for a total of 53 points, good for third on the team behind defenseman Shea Theodore (69) and Alexander Delnov (56). It’s his hope that the goal spurs his game back to where it was in December when he was lighting the lamp nearly every night.

1090 The Fan–03/02/2014

Seattle players Sam McKechnie (5) and Ryan Gropp (12), center, protect the goal in front of goalie Taran Kozun, Saturday night. The T-Birds defeated Portland 4-1, snapping Portland's 21-game win streak. (Photo by Brian Liesse, WHL)

Kozun, Seattle Snap Portland’s Near-Record Streak

Late goals from forwards Justin Hickman and Brendan Troock carried Seattle to a statement-making 4-1 win over Portland, Saturday at the ShoWare Center in Kent. Goalie Taran Kozun had 41 saves and Seattle halted one of the greatest regular-season streaks in WHL history.

1090 The Fan–03/01/2014

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