T-Birds Down Americans For 2-0 Series LeadThe Seattle Thunderbirds defeated the Tri-City Americans 5-2 Saturday night in front of 4,502 at ShoWare Center in Game 2 of their best-of-seven first round playoff series.
Stankowski Backstops T-Birds To Game 1 WinCarl Stankowski made 33 saves Friday night at ShoWare Center to lead the Seattle Thunderbirds to a 4-2 win over the Tri-City Americans in Game 1 of their best-of-seven first round playoff series.
T-Birds Top Giants, Will Play Tri City In First Round of PlayoffsThe T-Birds have home-ice advantage in the first round. Games 1 and 2 of the first round against the Americans at ShoWare Center will be Friday, March 24, at 7:35pm and Saturday, March 25, at 7:05pm.
Thunderbirds Season Ends With 5-4 Overtime LossEvan Wardley and Shea Theodore, two Thunderbirds playing their final Western Hockey League game, sparked a second-period rally that gave Seattle a chance.
Hill, Portland Shutout Seattle In Game 2After dropping Game 1 4-3 Saturday, Portland rebounded with a strong defensive effort in Game 2 behind 21 saves from Adin Hill.
With First Two-Goal Game, Barzal Leads Seattle To Game 1 VictoryBarzal scored scored the game-winning goal at 17:18 to cap a late third-period rally by the lower-seeded Thunderbirds.
Rockets Eliminate Thunderbirds In Game 4The Kelowna Rockets defeated the Seattle Thunderbirds 5-2 Wednesday night at ShoWare Center in Game 4 of their second round playoff series.
T-Birds' Defense Can't Contain Rockets, Fall 5-4The Kelowna Rockets defeated the Seattle Thunderbirds 5-4 Tuesday night at ShoWare Center in Game 3 of their best-of-seven second round playoff series. The win stretched Kelowna's series lead to 3-0, with Game 4 Wednesday night at the ShoWare Center at 7:05 pm.
Another Six Goals Carry Kelowna Past Seattle In Game 2This was a game the T-Birds needed to have, to avoid falling down in the series two games to zero, but the team again struggled to contain the potent Kelowna offense.
Thunderbirds Gear Up For KelownaAfter suffering a heart-breaking series loss to the Rockets in seven games last season in which the team led three games to zero, Seattle rebounded to go 2-1-0-1 in its four regular-season contests against the Rockets. However, both teams earned a total of five standings points from the series.
Dominant Third Period Propels Seattle Into Second RoundBranden Troock scored twice and goalie Taran Kozun bounced back from allowing six goals, Friday, to secure his first shutout of the series with 24 saves to help Seattle advance to the second round where it will face Kelowna.
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.