T-Birds Announce 2018 Preseason Schedule

June 13, 2018 - Western Hockey League (WHL) - Seattle Thunderbirds News Release

KENT - The Seattle Thunderbirds have announced their 2018 preseason schedule.

Prior to the commencement of the 2018-19 regular season, the Thunderbirds will play seven exhibition games.

The T-Birds start the preseason at the Delta Hotels Preseason Classic in Everett. They will play their first game at the Classic against the Vancouver Giants on Friday, August 31, at 11:30am. Classic play will continue the following day as the T-Birds face the Everett Silvertips Saturday, September 1 at 7pm. The Classic ends for the T-Birds on Sunday, September 2, as they play the Spokane Chiefs at 3pm.

Preseason play continues for the T-Birds at the Red Lion Hotels' Preseason Tournament at the Toyota Center in Kennewick. The T-Birds will begin the tournament on Thursday, September 6, against the Spokane Chiefs at 3pm. Tournament play will conclude on Friday, September 7 with a matchup against the Kootenay Ice at 3pm.

The T-Birds wrap up preseason play with back-to-back games against the Everett Silvertips. They will play on Tuesday, September 11, at 7:05pm at accesso ShoWare Center. The T-Birds will travel to Angel of the Winds Arena on Saturday, September 15, to play the Silvertips at 7pm in their final preseason game.

T-Birds single game tickets for the 2018-19 season go on sale Wednesday, August 22, at 10am online on the T-Birds website and at the accesso ShoWare Center box office.

The T-Birds complete 2018-19 regular season schedule will be announced in the coming weeks.

T-Birds season tickets for the 2018-19 season are currently on sale. Season tickets can be purchased by calling the T-Birds office at 253-239-7825.

2018 THUNDERBIRDS PRESEASON SCHEDULE

Friday, August 31 vs. Vancouver, 11:30am at Everett Tournament

Saturday, September 1 @ Everett, 7pm at Everett Tournament

Sunday, September 2 vs. Spokane, 3pm at Everett Tournament

Thursday, September 6 at Spokane, 3pm at Tri-City Tournament

Friday, September 7 at Kootenay, 3pm at Tri-City Tournament

Tuesday, September 11 vs. Everett, 7:05pm at accesso ShoWare Center

Saturday, September 15 at Everett, 7:05pm at Angel of the Winds Arena

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