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Brandon Takes Game 5 to Win WHL Championship

May 14, 2016 - KENT - The Brandon Wheat Kings defeated the Seattle Thunderbirds 8-4 Friday night at ShoWare Center in Game 5 of the WHL Championship to win the Ed Chynoweth Cup. The Wheat Kings won the best-of-seven WHL Championship series 4-1. The Wheat Kings won the first three games of the series 3-2 in overtime. The T-Birds won Game 4 6-1. Brandon took a 1-0 lead at 3:15 of the first period on a goal from John Quenneville. Reid Duke and Tim McGauley had the assists. The T-Birds were called for two penalties 52 seconds after th... Full Story

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T-Birds Sign Goalie Carl Stankowski

May 12, 2016 - KENT - Seattle Thunderbirds general manager Russ Farwell today announced goalie Carl Stankowski has signed a WHL Standard Player Agreement with the team. "It's really exciting to sign with the T-Birds. I was able to visit the team this season and get a feel for the organization and the WHL," said Stankowski. "The T-Birds are a really great organization. I enjoyed my time visiting and it was a great atmosphere with great coaches." "Carl was the top goalie at the Western Canada U16 tournament last fall which allowed him ... Full Story

Party on the Plaza for Game 5 of WHL Championship

May 12, 2016 - Game 5 of the WHL Championship against the Brandon Wheat Kings is Friday at ShoWare Center at 7:35pm. Brandon leads the best-of-seven series 3-1. T-Birds will be having a Party on the Plaza at ShoWare Center prior to Game 5 that you will want to attend. There will be a beer and barbecue garden set up on the ShoWare Center plaza. 102.5 KZOK, 95.6 JACK FM and 94.1 KMPS will all be at the Party on the Plaza playing music. The Game 5 Party on the Plaza starts at 5:30pm. Make sure to get to the Party on the Plaza early t... Full Story

T-Birds Fly Past Wheat Kings in Game 4

May 12, 2016 - KENT - Alexander True and Ryan Gropp each had two goals in Game 4 of the WHL Championship Wednesday at ShoWare Center to lead the Seattle Thunderbirds to a 6-1 win over the Brandon Wheat Kings. The Wheat Kings lead the best-of-seven series 3-1. Game 5 is Friday at ShoWare Center at 7:05pm. Single game tickets for Game 5 are now on sale on the T-Birds website and at the ShoWare Center box office. The ShoWare Center box office is open 10am to 5pm Monday through Friday. The T-Birds need to win Game 5 to send the series ba... Full Story


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