Springfield Thunderbirds forward Will Bitten has been selected as the Howies Hockey Tape/AHL Player of the Week for the period ending January 1, 2023.
Dan Stewart’s boyhood dream was to become a professional goalie. But he realized early on that his calling would actually be coaching.
This year’s Springfield Thunderbirds Hockey Fights Cancer game will have a deeply meaningful connection to winger Will Bitten, whose cousin bravely fought brain cancer for seven years before succumbing in 2021.
After a trip to the Calder Cup Finals last spring, captain Tommy Cross is prepared to make another run with a new group of Springfield Thunderbirds.
The Edmonton Oilers have acquired center Klim Kostin from the St. Louis Blues in exchange for defenseman Dmitri Samorukov.
The influx is well underway. All 32 National Hockey League teams are busily shaping rosters, including sending young talent to the American Hockey League to continue their development.
Charlie Lindgren signed a three-year deal with the Washington Capitals this summer after going to the Calder Cup Finals with the Springfield Thunderbirds, an experience he said would help him in the long run.
The St. Louis Blues have announced the hiring of Jordan Smith as an assistant coach for their AHL affiliate, the Springfield Thunderbirds.
The St. Louis Blues have hired Kevin Maxwell as general manager of the club’s American Hockey League affiliate, the Springfield Thunderbirds,
The Colorado Avalanche have named Kevin McDonald as assistant general manager.