Thunderbirds Deal McKechnie To SaskatoonIn 67 games with the T-Birds last season, Mckechnie scored seven goals and delivered 11 assists while recording 50 penalty minutes. Through two games to start '14, the forward posted one assist.
Seattle Unable To Close Out Khaira, Silvertips In Game 4Khaira, who had not scored all series, delivered a hat trick while teammate Brayden Low provided a goal and an assist as Everett extended its season at least one more night with a dominating 6-1 victory in front of 4,908 at the Comcast Arena.
Kozun, T-Birds Penalty Kill Lead Way Again For Game 2 WinThrough two games of its best-of-seven playoff series versus Everett, Seattle has won the special teams battle decisively while also getting the best goal-tending effort. With 26 Kozun saves leading the way, the Thunderbirds won Game 2 3-1 at Comcast Arena in Everett, Sunday to take a 2-0 series lead.
Slow Start Dooms Seattle In Loss To EverettIt'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.
Seattle Edges Spokane For Sixth StraightSeattle's sweep of Spokane extended its win streak to six games and vaulted the team into fifth place in the Western Conference standings with 40 points. Danny Mumaugh provided 26 saves and Shea Theodore and Adam Henry each had two assists.
Newcomer Adam Henry Excited To Be Playing For Winning TeamHenry, acquired from Lethbridge (1-7-0-1) on Wednesday in exchange for defenseman Griffin Foulk, scored a goal in the first period of Saturday night's game against Tri-City with just three seconds left.
Thunderbirds Look Confident, Extend Winning-Streak To Five GamesRoberts Lipsbergs scored twice, Shea Theodore had a goal and newly acquired Adam Henry, playing in his first game as a T-Bird, scored with :03 remaining in the first period to stake Seattle to a 2-0 lead it never relinquished.
Seattle Acquires Adam Henry From LethbridgeIn the acquisition of Henry, the Thunderbirds will send Griffin Foulk to the Hurricanes.