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Jan. 04, 2021

SPRINGFIELD, Mass. -- Today, the Springfield Thunderbirds announced that they are one of three AHL franchises that have elected to opt out of play for the upcoming 2020-2021 season. The decision, made in conjunction with their NHL Affiliate, the…

Nov. 30, 2020

Springfield, MA - Today, the Springfield Thunderbirds' Foundation announced $4,000 in donations to local cancer-related charities to cap off a successful Hockey Fights Cancer campaign during the month of November. Donations will be made to local…

Oct. 28, 2020

SPRINGFIELD, Mass. … American Hockey League President and CEO Scott Howson has announced that the league’s Board of Governors has approved moving the anticipated start date of the 2020-21 season to February 5, 2021, due…

Oct. 22, 2020

SPRINGFIELD, Mass. - Springfield Thunderbirds president Nathan Costa presented a check of $15,000 to the Baystate Health Foundation for the Rays of Hope from proceeds raised from the sale of specialty pink jerseys worn at the 2020 Pink in the Rink Night…

Oct. 14, 2020

Over the first weekend of NHL Free Agency, the St. Louis Blues made a number of roster moves that should have an impact for the Springfield Thunderbirds.  For forwards, the Blues signed Curtis McKenzie to a one-year, two-way contract. The 29 year…

Jul. 30, 2020

SPRINGFIELD, Mass. … American Hockey League President and CEO Scott Howson has announced a revised start date for the 2020-21 AHL season, as approved by the league’s Board of Governors during its 2020 Annual Meeting held today…

Jun. 18, 2020

THUNDERBIRDS HONORED BY AHL FOR EXCELLENCE IN TICKET SALES  - Springfield franchise named the AHL's Ticket Sales Department of the Year -T-Birds also recognized for 15% growth in group ticket revenue

May. 11, 2020

SPRINGFIELD, Mass. - The Springfield Thunderbirds, in conjunction with the American Hockey League (AHL) and Chief Executive Officer David Andrews, announced today that the league’s Board of Governors has voted to cancel the remainder of the…

Apr. 29, 2020

T-Birds’ Charitable Foundation to work with local restaurant partners to feed essential workers at ten locations across western Massachusetts. Campaign will begin with donations to the Food Bank of Western Massachusetts and Holyoke Medical Center.…

T-Birds Team Up to Delivery Food to Local Hospitals
Apr. 16, 2020

Springfield, MA- On Thursday April 16th, the Springfield Thunderbirds teamed up with two of their local restaurant partners, Uno Pizzeria & Grill and Nadim’s Downtown Mediterranean Grill, to deliver over 50 meals to staff at both Baystate…