Kelowna beats Seattle 5-2 to end the T-Birds six-game win streak
November 25, 2015 9:21 pm
Seattle saw their six-game win streak snapped at Prospera Place as the Rockets put the T-Birds on their heels in the second period on their way to a 5-2 victory. Kole Lind scored twice for Kelowna and goalie Jackson Whistle stopped 27 shots to make life tough for Seattle shooters.
T-Birds notebook: Speed, Bear and a Watch List
November 25, 2015 6:27 am
The T-Birds take their six-game winning streak on the road to Kelowna on Wednesday night. Here's what else is new with the club.
Thunderbirds learning to play with the lead
Tim Pigulski | November 24, 2015 4:57 pmThe Thunderbirds' Eastern Conference road swing at the beginning of November started on a sour note when they surrendered 3-1 leads in two consecutive games before falling in both contests in the waning moments.
T-Birds take out Winterhawks 5-2 for sixth straight win
Andy Eide | November 22, 2015 5:46 amScott Eansor notched three assists to lead Seattle to a comanding 5-2 win against the Portland Wintherhawks. The win is Seattle's sixth straight and it remains unbeaten at home.
Thunderbirds make it five straight with 4-3 OT win at Kamloops
Andy Eide | November 20, 2015 9:29 pmKeegan Kolesar scored 58 seconds into overtime to give Seattle its fifth straight win Friday, a 4-3 decision over Kamloops.
Thunderbirds come back to bust Swift Current Broncos 5-4
Andy Eide | November 18, 2015 5:38 amSeattle nearly blew another lead but a lucky bounce tied it and Jamal Watson scored the game-winner late in the third period.
Off the snide, Thunderbirds hope to build on recent success
Tim Pigulski | November 17, 2015 1:14 pmWhen the T-Birds come home to the ShoWare Center Tuesday, it will mark the end of an eight-game road trip that lasted over two weeks.
T-Birds complete weekend sweep of Royals with 3-1 win
November 14, 2015 9:58 pm
Despite being short-handed on nine different occasions the T-Birds grinded out an impressive 3-1 win over the Victoria Royals at the Save-On Foods Memorial Arena. Seattle got goals from Mathew Barzal and Keegan Kolesar to go with a 22 save performance by goalie Logan Flodell in net to pick up the win.
T-Birds storm back to beat Victoria 4-2
November 13, 2015 9:55 pm
Despite playing well, Seattle trailed by two goals heading into the third period when they exploded for four goals to beat the Royals 4-2. Seattle's top line was strong again and their defense suffocated the Victoria offense, limiting them to only two shots in the final period.
T-Birds prepare for two games against West leader Victoria
Tim Pigulski | November 12, 2015 3:31 pmIt had been a rough road trip for the Thunderbirds up until a win over Medicine Hat, and they'll hope to stay on the right track with two contests against the Western Conference's first place team, the Victoria Royals.
Thunderbirds deal Kaden Elder to Swift Current for Owen Seidel, pick
Tim Pigulski | November 10, 2015 11:05 amThe Thunderbirds have traded 17-year-old forward Kaden Elder to the Swift Current Broncos in exchange for Owen Seidel and a fifth-round pick in the upcoming Bantam Draft.
T-Birds hold on to beat Medicine Hat 5-2 and snap losing streak
Andy Eide | November 07, 2015 9:31 pmSeattle snapped a four-game losing streak by beating the Medicine Hat Tigers 5-2 on Saturday night. Keegan Kolesar scored twice and goalie Logan Flodell made 25 saves in the win.
Lethbridge Hurricanes send T-Birds to fourth straight loss
Andy Eide | November 06, 2015 8:47 pmSeattle committed too many mistakes in a 5-2 loss to the Lethbridge Hurricanes at the Enmax Center for its fourth straight defeat.
T-Birds notebook: Fancy stats, Russians and former Bird passes current Bird
Andy Eide | November 05, 2015 8:37 pmWith the Thunderbirds getting ready to wrap up their Eastern Conference swing we take a look at what's new with the club.
Jamal Watson's Thunderbirds return welcomed amid losing streak
Tim Pigulski | November 05, 2015 9:58 amWednesday night's contest against the Edmonton Oil Kings once again ended in unfavorable fashion for the Thunderbirds, but the return of a healthy Jamal Watson provided some much-needed spark.
T-Birds drop 4-2 decision to Oil Kings for third straight loss
Andy Eide | November 04, 2015 9:26 pmThe T-Birds dropped their third game of the month in Edmonton Wednesday night as the Oil Kings got a lead and held off the T-Birds 4-2 at Rexall Place.
Thunderbirds blow another lead in 4-3 loss to Red Deer
Andy Eide | November 03, 2015 9:09 pmFor the second straight game, the Thunderbirds blew a 3-1 lead in the third period. This time it was at the hands of the Red Deer Rebels as former Everett Silvertips forward Ivan Nikolishin scored the game winner with just over 3 minutes left.
Thunderbirds weekly preview: Eastern Conference trip in full swing
Tim Pigulski | November 03, 2015 11:41 amSeattle's annual Eastern Conference road swing started off well with a 5-2 victory over the lowly Kootenay Ice on Halloween night, but you can bet that the Thunderbirds are disappointed after their last-second defeat to the Calgary Hitmen the following afternoon.
T-Birds give one away to Calgary Hitmen in 4-3 loss
Andy Eide | November 01, 2015 4:55 pmSeattle blew a two-goal lead in the third period, allowing Calgary to score three unanswered goals and win 4-3.
Thunderbirds open long road trip with 5-2 win at Kootenay
Andy Eide | October 31, 2015 3:17 pmSeattle exploded for three goals in the second period and went on the beat the Kootenay Ice 5-2 at the Western Financial Place in Cranbrook.