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T-Birds Select Sami Moilanen in CHL Import Draft

June 28, 2016 - KENT - Seattle Thunderbirds general manager Russ Farwell today announced the team selected right wing Sami Moilanen from Finland in the first round, 49th overall, of the CHL Import Draft. "We are excited to add a player with such high end offensive potential," said Farwell. "Sami has a great reputation for both work ethic and skill." Moilanen played 38 games last season with the Jokerit U-20 team in Finland. He had 21 goals and 14 assists for 35 points with 20 penalty minutes. Moilanen was a member of the gold medal... Full Story

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T-Birds Announce 2016-17 Schedule

June 27, 2016 - KENT - The Western Conference Champion Seattle Thunderbirds are pleased to announce the release of their 2016-17 regular season schedule. The T-Birds start the 2016-17 Western Hockey League regular season on the road against the Portland Winterhawks on Saturday, September 24, at 7pm at the Rose Garden. The T-Birds home opener is Saturday, October 1, at 7:05pm against the Winterhawks at ShoWare Center. Thursday, June 30 is the deadline to receive two FREE tickets to the Home Opener. T-Bird fans who purchase a 24-Flex... Full Story

T-Birds Announce 2016-17 Preseason Schedule

June 15, 2016 - KENT - The Western Conference Champion Seattle Thunderbirds have announced their 2016-2017 Preseason Schedule. The Thunderbirds will play seven exhibition games prior to the start of the 2016-17 season. The T-Birds will begin the preseason at the Silvertips Preseason Classic presented by the Holiday Inn Express Downtown Everettat Xfinity Arena. The first game will be Friday, September 2, at 7pm against the Everett Silvertips. Tournament play will continue on Saturday, September 3, at 3pm against the Tri-City Americans.... Full Story

T-Birds Equipment Sale Friday, June 24, at ShoWare Center

June 3, 2016 - The Seattle Thunderbirds will be holding a hockey equipment sale on Friday, June 24, at ShoWare Center. The equipment sales will go from 7am to 1pm on this Friday only. T-Birds Equipment Manager Trevor Heinzerling will be selling all types of hockey gear, including: New and used sticks, gloves, new and used helmets, new and used pants, practice jerseys, practice socks, shoulder pads, elbow pads, skates, some goaltender items and other hockey apparel. This is a great chance for local youth and adult league hockey player... Full Story


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