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Thunderbirds Sign F Sam Bitten

AHL Springfield Thunderbirds May 23, 2023 - SPRINGFIELD, Mass. - The Springfield Thunderbirds announced today that they have signed forward Sam Bitten to an AHL contract for the 2023-24 season. A native of Ottawa, Ont., the 23-year-old forward is the younger brother of T-Birds winger Will Bitten. Sam played the last three seasons in Europe. He skated in 12 games with Sodertalje SK in HockeyAllsvenskan in Sweden in 2020-21, posting three points (1g, 2a) and 35 penalty minutes. Bitten has skated in 97 games in Czechia since the start ... Full Story

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AHL Springfield Thunderbirds May 10, 2023 - ST. LOUIS, MO - St. Louis Blues President of Hockey Operations and General Manager Doug Armstrong announced today the team has signed forward Mathias Laferriere to a one-year, two-way contract extension ($775,000 NHL / $85,000 AHL). Laferriere, 22, dressed in 50 regular-season games with the Blues' AHL affiliate, the Springfield Thunderbirds, last season, collecting 26 points (nine goals, 17 assists) and 22 penalty minutes. The Montreal, Quebec, native was originally drafted by the Blues in t... Full Story

AHL Springfield Thunderbirds May 4, 2023 - SPRINGFIELD, Mass. - The Springfield Thunderbirds had another banner year of community outreach and charitable involvement in the Pioneer Valley. Through the club's "Better Together" Community Partnership with M&T Bank, the Thunderbirds' players and mascot Boomer made more than 300 community visits this season, and the organization raised more than $131,000 for charity. "From our earliest days as a franchise, we have prided ourselves on being a shining example of lifting up our community," sa... Full Story

AHL Springfield Thunderbirds May 2, 2023 - SPRINGFIELD, Mass. - The Springfield Thunderbirds are proud to announce that Will Bitten has been named the team's winner of the IOA/American Specialty AHL Man of the Year award for his outstanding contributions to the Springfield community during the 2022-23 season. Bitten used a tragedy in his life to help generate funds for brain tumor/cancer research in his native Ontario. Will lost his cousin, Martin Piche, at age 31 in 2021. A full story on Martin can be read here. With the support o... Full Story

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April 21 AHL Springfield 1 at Hartford 7 (Playoff Gm. 2) Final
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