Former Thunderbird Tyler Dunbar invited to Avalanche Development Camp

By Matt Stefano Dunbar is hitting the ice in Denver! After competing his second full season with the USHL’s Muskegon Lumberjacks this past season, former Soo Thunderbird and current Muskegon Lumberjacks defenceman Tyler Dunbar has been invited to attend this year’s Colorado Avalanche Development Camp. This past season with the Lumberjacks, Dunbar found the back […]

VIDEO: Thunderbirds honour their graduating players

Prior to last night’s game against Kirkland Lake, the Soo Thunderbirds hockey club honoured their graduating players, including forwards Alfred Rotiroti, Russell Oldham, Cole Delarosbil and Colby Arbour. (Video credit to Matt Stefano)

Six players returning to the Thunderbirds

By Matt Stefano The Soo Thunderbirds have announced today that six players from last year’s roster will be returning to the club for the upcoming season. Those players are forwards Russell Oldham, Brock Santa Maria, Ty Zachary, Ethan Novello and Tyson Doucette and defenceman Kaden Dundas. FIREBIRD PROSPECT REMAINS A THUNDERBIRD Twenty-year-old forward and Sault […]

Oldham joins the Thunderbirds

By Matt Stefano The Soo Thunderbirds have announced today that they have signed 2001 birth year forward Russell Oldham. Oldham, who stands 6’1 and weighs 194 pounds, spent last season in the Greater Ontario Junior Hockey League with the St. Thomas Stars and the Komoka Kings. The St. Thomas, Ontario native began the 2019-2020 season […]

Thunderbirds and Eagles battle for third place tonight

By Matt Stefano Two Soos! Two birds! Two sides of the border! One rink! Saturday night hockey takes place tonight at the John Rhodes Community Centre as the Soo Thunderbirds take on their cross border rivals, the Soo Eagles at 7:00 p.m. This will mark the fifth meeting between these two clubs. The Thunderbirds enter […]

Thunderbirds come back to beat Gold Miners

By Matt Stefano After hammering the Elliot Lake Wildcats by a score of 11-3 this past Friday night in Elliot Lake, the Soo Thunderbirds were back on home ice on Sunday afternoon to take on the Kirkland Lake Gold Miners. The Thunderbirds, who entered Sunday afternoon’s game on a two game winning streak, took on […]

Hayes leads Thunderbirds past Beavers

By Matt Stefano After dropping a 3-2 decision in overtime on Thursday night to the Blind River Beavers in Blind River, the Soo Thunderbirds were back at home just twenty four hours later on Friday night for a rematch against the Beavers at the John Rhodes Community Centre. The Thunderbirds, who also entered Friday night’s […]

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