Coach’s Show Part Of New 3-Year Agreement With 1090 The Fan

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Sept 5, 2014 (INS)- The Seattle Thunderbirds and CBS Radio Seattle
are pleased
to announce they have entered into a three-year partnership agreement to
broadcast
T-Birds games.

 

For the next three seasons all T-Birds regular season and playoff games
will be
broadcast on 1090 The Fan and streamed on 1090TheFan.com and the Seattle
Thunderbirds
website.
1090 The Fan will also be broadcasting a half hour Coach’s Show with
T-Birds head
coach Steve Konowalchuk every Tuesday during the season from 6:00pm to
6:30pm. The
coach’s show will be hosted by Bill Swartz and will take a weekly in-depth
look
at the T-Birds. The first Coach’s Show will be Tuesday, September 16.
As part of the partnership agreement the FM stations of CBS Radio Seattle,
94.1
KMPS, 102.5 KZOK and 96.5 JACK FM, will be heavily involved with the
T-Birds promotional
and giveaway nights this season.

Konowalchuk is starting his fourth season as the head coach of the
Thunderbirds.
Last season the T-Birds advanced to the second round of the playoffs
under his
guidance.

Anticipated dates of Coach’s Show:

* September 16, 23, 30
* October 7, 14,21, 28
* November 4,11,18, 25
* December 2,9,16,23,30
* January 6, 13, 20, 27
* February 3, 10, 17, 24
* March 3, 10, 17
* Playoff Shows to be determined by playoff schedule

The T-Birds close out the preseason schedule with a home-and-home series
against
the Everett Silvertips. The T-Birds visit Everett on Friday, September
12, for
a 7:35 puck drop against the Silvertips. The T-Birds then make their only
pre-season
appearance at ShoWare Center on Saturday, September 13 for a 7:05pm
contest against
the Silvertips. Single game tickets for the home preseason game are
currently on
sale.

The T-Birds home opener for the 2014-15 regular season is Saturday,
September 20
against the Everett Silvertips at ShoWare Center at 7:05pm. The KZOK
Party on the
Plaza prior the home opener starts at 4pm and will feature music, food and
a beer
garden.

 

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