T-Birds Announce 2013-14 Preseason Schedule


June 25, 2013, Kent (ISN) – The Seattle Thunderbirds are pleased to announce their 2013-14 Preseason Schedule as they prepare for another exciting season of T-Birds hockey.

The Thunderbirds will play seven exhibition games prior to the start of the 2013-14 regular season.

To start the preseason matchups, the T-Birds will play in the Everett Silvertips’ preseason tournament at Comcast Arena. The first game will be Friday, August 30, at 11:30 a.m. against the Tri-City Americans. Tournament play will continue with games on Saturday, August 31, at 3 p.m. against the Victoria Royals and conclude Sunday, September 1, at 3 p.m. against the Spokane Chiefs.

The T-Birds next preseason appearance will be in Kennewick at the Red Lion Hotels’ Preseason Tournament at the Toyota Center. The T-Birds will play the home team, Tri-City Americans, on Friday, September 6, at 7:05 p.m. and face the Portland Winterhawks on Saturday, September 7, at 3:00 p.m.

The T-Birds will conclude their preseason schedule with a two-game exhibition series against the Everett Silvertips. The first game will be played at Comcast Arena on Friday, September 13, at 7:35 p.m.

On Saturday, September 14, at 7:05 p.m., the T-Birds will host the Silvertips in front of the home crowd at the ShoWare Center in Kent. Single game tickets for the home preseason game will go on sale in August.

The full 2013-14 regular season schedule for the Seattle Thunderbirds will be announced Wednesday, June 26.



Friday, August 30 vs. Tri-City 11:30 a.m. at Everett Tournament

Saturday, August 31 vs. Victoria, 3 p.m. at Everett Tournament


Sunday, September 1 vs. Spokane, 3 p.m. at Everett Tournament

Friday, September 6 vs. Tri-City, 7:05 p.m. at Tri-City Tournament

Saturday, September 7 vs. Portland, 3 p.m. at Tri-City Tournament

Friday, September 13 @ Everett, 7:35 p.m. at Comcast Arena

Saturday, September 14 vs. Everett, 7:05 p.m. at ShoWare Center

T-Birds single game tickets for the 2013-14 regular season will go on sale on in late August online on the T-Birds website and at the ShoWare Center box office.

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