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  • December 18, 2017
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  • Comments Off on Thunderbirds Withstand Dashers’ Assault, Win 7-4

Thunderbirds Withstand Dashers’ Assault, Win 7-4

How It Happened   Following the script so far this season the Thunderbirds would drop the first game of the road trip in Danville on Saturday night, 5-3. Greg Hussey would get the nod in net for Danville, sporting a 4-6 record this season so far. For Carolina, Chris Paulin would get the start on his 25th birthday, he has a 2-1 record this season.   It would be quick pressure from the Dashers, getting 2 fast shots on net just 15 seconds into the game. The Thunderbirds would settle down, and just 1:37 into the 1st period, Tom Kilgore would fire a pass from the
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  • December 14, 2017
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Carolina Thunderbirds Weekly Update 12/13/17

What’s New The Thunderbirds split the weekend series against the Watertown Wolves in Watertown, dropping Saturday’sgame 4-1, but winning 4-3 in overtime on Sunday. With the win Sunday the Thunderbirds are currently the only team in the Federal Hockey League still undefeated at home. As well the Thunderbirds are proud to announce that defenseman Vojtech Zemlicka has been loaned to the Mississippi RiverKings of the Southern Professional Hockey League. In 16 games this season with Carolina, Zemlicka has 3 goals, 8 assists, 16 penalty minutes, and a +4 rating. The Thunderbirds have also signed forward Ian Hoang to a contract. Hoang, who was waived
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