News

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…

Mar. 13, 2020

The Springfield Thunderbirds are deeply concerned for the well-being of our fans. We understand that public safety is the top priority, plain and simple- even if it means coming at the expense of our favorite game.   That is why it is with a heavy…

Mar. 06, 2020

PROVIDENCE, R.I. – The Springfield Thunderbirds (30-26-3-0) battled through a tight defensive contest to secure a point in a 2-1 overtime loss to the Providence Bruins (35-18-3-3) on Friday night inside the Dunkin’ Donuts Center.   Neither…

Mar. 06, 2020

SPRINGFIELD, Mass. -- Today, the Springfield Thunderbirds announced that the franchise has signed a five-year affiliation agreement with the NHL Stanley Cup Champion St. Louis Blues. The agreement will begin with the 2020-2021 season and run through…

Mar. 05, 2020

SPRINGFIELD, Mass. – The Springfield Thunderbirds (30-26-2-0) begin a pivotal three-game weekend on Friday as they visit the Providence Bruins (33-18-3-3) for a 7:05 p.m. puck drop inside the Dunkin' Donuts Center.   The T-Birds and…

Mar. 02, 2020

SPRINGFIELD, Mass. – The Springfield Thunderbirds, in conjunction with the Center for Human Development (CHD) and Springfield College’s Department of Occupational Therapy, announced on Monday that they will host a Sensory-Friendly game…

Feb. 27, 2020

SPRINGFIELD, Mass. – The Springfield Thunderbirds (30-24-2-0) continue a pivotal stretch of their season on Friday and Saturday for a pair of home games inside the MassMutual Center. On Friday, the Bridgeport Sound Tigers (19-30-5-2) visit,…

Feb. 26, 2020

SUNRISE, Fla. – Florida Panthers President of Hockey Operations & General Manager Dale Tallon announced today that the Panthers have assigned goaltender Chris Driedger to the club's American Hockey League affiliate,…