With the Thunderbirds’ 6-1 win at Tri-City and the Silvertips’ 5-4 shootout loss to Portland, both teams finished with 88 points. That meant that Seattle (41-25-2-4), by virtue of its higher win total, won the tiebreaker over Everett (39-23-7-3) and earned the No. 4 seed.
The Kelowna Rockets defeated the Seattle Thunderbirds 3-2 in overtime of Game 7 Wednesday night in Kelowna to win the teams first round playoff series four game to three.
After a loss in Game 6 at home, the Thunderbirds will head back to Kelowna for the final game of the WHL playoff series.
The Seattle Thunderbirds scored two late goals Saturday night at Prospera Place, but it wasn’t enough as the Kelowna Rockets took Game 5 of their first round playoff series 4-3.
The Kelowna Rockets shut out the Seattle Thunderbirds 4-0 Wednesday night in Game 4 of their first round playoff series. The T-Birds have a 3-1 series lead heading in to Game 5 at Prospera Place on Saturday at 7:05pm.
Wardley scores overtime winner to give T-Birds 3-2 win and 3-0 series lead.
Delnov scores game winner to give T-Birds 2-0 series lead.
Lockhart scores overtime game-winning goal in 5-4 victory over Kelowna.
1090 The Fan is giving away tickets to GAME 3 of the Thunderbirds-Rockets playoff game at the ShoWare Center in Kent.