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Feb. 16, 2020

CHARLOTTE, N.C. – The Springfield Thunderbirds (28-23-2-0) again erased an early deficit en route to a 4-3 win over the Charlotte Checkers (29-18-4-0) on Sunday afternoon inside the Bojangles’ Coliseum. It was the first weekend sweep…

Feb. 15, 2020

CHARLOTTE, N.C. – The Springfield Thunderbirds (27-23-2-0) snapped a three-game slide by virtue of a 4-3 overtime win over the Charlotte Checkers (29-17-4-0) on Saturday night inside the Bojangles’ Coliseum.   Defensemen made the…

Feb. 14, 2020

CHARLOTTE, N.C. – The Springfield Thunderbirds (26-23-2-0) wrap up a five-game road trip as they square off twice with the Charlotte Checkers (29-17-3-0) for a 6:00 p.m. puck drop on Saturday and a 1:00 p.m. puck drop on Sunday inside the Bojangles’…

Feb. 09, 2020

SPRINGFIELD, Mass. – The Springfield Thunderbirds announced on Sunday that they have recalled forward Jake Horton from his loan to the Greenville Swamp Rabbits of the ECHL.   Horton, 25, is in his second pro season following…

Feb. 08, 2020

HERSHEY, Pa. – The Springfield Thunderbirds (26-23-2-0) could not come up with answers after a two-goal second period burst from the Hershey Bears (30-15-2-3), who came away with a 5-2 win on Saturday night inside the Giant Center.  …

Feb. 07, 2020

ALLENTOWN, Pa. – The Springfield Thunderbirds (26-22-2-0) saw their offense go dry as the Lehigh Valley Phantoms (20-22-1-5) salvaged a win out of the season series, 4-1, on Friday night inside the PPL Center.   Springfield was handed…

Feb. 05, 2020

HARTFORD, Conn. – The Springfield Thunderbirds (26-21-2-0) fought back four times to tie scores, but could not escape with a victory in Hartford on Wednesday, falling 7-4 to the Wolf Pack (27-11-4-5) inside the XL Center.   The first…

Tippett Named CCM/AHL Rookie of Month for January
Feb. 03, 2020

SPRINGFIELD, Mass. – The American Hockey League announced today Springfield Thunderbirds forward Owen Tippett has been named the CCM/AHL Rookie of the Month after he registered seven goals and eight assists for 15 points in…

Jan. 31, 2020

HARTFORD, Conn. – The Springfield Thunderbirds (25-20-2-0) answered an early two-goal deficit but succumbed to a third period burst from the Hartford Wolf Pack (26-10-4-5) on Friday night inside the XL Center.   The Wolf Pack entered…

Jan. 30, 2020

SPRINGFIELD, Mass. – The Springfield Thunderbirds announced on Thursday that they have recalled forward Adam Rockwood and defenseman Will Lochead from the Greenville Swamp Rabbits of the ECHL.   Rockwood, 24, is in…