2016-17 Springfield Thunderbirds Roster

American Hockey League (AHL)
Team Record: 32-33-9 (SO: 2-2) - 75 points
Finishing 6th in the AHL's Atlantic Division
Coach: Geordie Kinnear (32-33-9, 2 OTL)
Location: Springfield, Massachusetts
Attendance: 177,247, Avg. 4,664 in 38 home dates
2016-17 Springfield Thunderbirds Statistics

The Springfield Thunderbirds of the American Hockey League ended the 2016-17 season with a record of 32 wins and 33 losses (and 9 overtime losses), with a 2-2 showing in shootouts for 75 points finishing sixth in the AHL's Atlantic Division.

The Thunderbirds netted 197 goals and yielded 206. Paul Thompson scored 19 goals for Springfield, and Chase Balisy contributed 28 assists. Reto Berra topped the squad with 12 wins and a team-best 2.53 goals against average, leading regularly-used goaltenders.

Geordie Kinnear coached the team.

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Player Pos. Birth Date Height Weight S/C Hometown
Sena AcolatseDNovember 28, 19906'0"210RHayward, CA
Chase BalisyFFebruary 2, 19925'11"181LFullerton, CA USA
Reto BerraG January 3, 19876'4"200
Graham BlackCJanuary 13, 19935'11"175LRegina, SK
Tim BozonLWMarch 24, 19946'1"199LLugano, SUI
Sam BrittainGMay 10, 19926'1"215LCalgary, AB
Josh BrownDJanuary 21, 19946'4"215RLondon, ON
Matt BucklesFMay 5, 19956'6"218RToronto, ON
Rihards BukartsLWDecember 31, 19955'9"189RJurmala, LAT
Joe DiamondFJune 16, 19895'8"175LLong Beach, NY
Teddy DohertyDApril 25, 19945'9"175LHopkington, MA USA
Michael DowningDMay 19, 19956'3"194LCanton, MI USA
Empty Net
Anthony GrecoRW/LWSeptember 30, 19935'10"165RFaribault, MN USA
Rob HamiltonDJanuary 1, 19946'6"194L Calgary, AB
Shane HarperRWFebruary 1, 19895'10"194RValencia, CA
Jayce HawrylukCJanuary 1, 19965'10"190RYorkton, SK
Ryan HorvatLWFebruary 9, 19936'0"196LSimcoe, ON Canada
Dryden HuntCNovember 24, 19955'11"194LNelson, BC Canada
Jakub KindlDFebruary 10, 19876'3"199LSumperk, Czech Republic
Juho LammikkoLWJanuary 29, 19966'2"190LNoormarkku, Finland Finland
Jordan LaVallee-SmothermanLMay 11, 19866'3"220LCorvallis, OR USA
Matt LeitnerFNovember 27, 19905'9"170LLos Alamitos, CA USA
Zac LynchFMarch 15, 19926'0"180RPittsburgh, PA
Stephen MacAulayFApril 20, 19926'2"195LCole Harbour, NS
Matt MacKenzieDOctober 15, 19916'1"188RNew Westminster, BC
Denis MalginFJanuary 18, 19975'5"177R Olten, Switzerland
Jared McCannCMay 31, 19966'1"175LLondon, ON
Ian McCoshenDAugust 5, 19956'3"205LFaribault, MN USA
Dylan McIlrathDApril 20, 19926'5"230RWinnipeg, MB
Greg McKeggCJune 17, 19926'0"191LSt. Thomas, ON
Mike McKennaGApril 11, 19836'3"187LSt. Louis, MO USA
Kyle RauC/LWOctober 24, 19925'8"172LHoffman Estates, IL USA
Brent RegnerDMay 17, 19896'0"190RWestlock, AB
Eric RobinsonRWMay 1, 19906'3"201RFoxboro, MA USA
Colton SaucermanDMay 5, 19925'9"194RColorado Springs, CO USA
Reece ScarlettDMarch 31, 19936'1"175RSherwood Park, AB
Thomas SchemitschLDOctober 26, 19966'3"201RThornhill, ON
Mike SgarbossaCFebruary 25, 19925'11"180LCampbellville, ON
Logan ShawFOctober 5, 19926'3"204RGlace Bay, NS
Brody SutterRWSeptember 26, 19916'4"200RCalgary, AB
Paul ThompsonFNovember 30, 19886'1"198RDerry, NH
Tony TurgeonLWSeptember 21, 19896'4"228LGrand Forks, ND
MacKenzie WeegarDJanuary 7, 19945'11"207ROttawa, ON
Adam WilcoxGOctober 26, 19926'0"185LSouth St. Paul, MN USA
Eddie WittchowDOctober 31, 19926'4"205LBurnsville, MN USA

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