Thunderbirds Send Yakubowski To Moose Jaw For Draft PickThe Seattle Thunderbirds have traded forward Jaimen Yakubowski to the Moose Jaw Warriors in exchange for a third round pick in the 2016 Bantam Draft.
Early Goals Gives Seattle Game 1 VictoryThanks to 38 saves from Taran Kozun, those goals held up to give Seattle a 2-1 victory over the Silvertips in Game 1 of their best-of-seven playoff series.
T-Birds Return Home With 2-3 Record Over Western Canada Road TripAfter being outscored 22-3, the T-Birds went into Prince George and came away with consecutive wins Tuesday and Wednesday to end a 5-game losing streak and at least salvage part of the trip.
Portland Manhandles Listless Seattle In Early Season ShowdownBrendan Leipsic and Taylor Leier each scored two goals, while the team's co-scoring leaders, Oliver Bjorkstrand and Nic Petan, added two assists apiece to help carry the Hawks to their 10th consecutive win.
T-Birds Trade Sheen, Acquire Yakubowski, McKechnie From LethbridgeYakubowski, 19, is a left wing who scored one goal in 11 games with the Hurricanes. Mckechnie, also 19, is a right wing with one goal and two assists through nine games. The two arrived just after 4 p.m. Saturday and skated prior to the 7 p.m. start time.