T-Birds vs. Winterhawks On JOEtv Saturday, March 17

JOEtv can be seen on Channel 22/Cable 110

KENT, February 10, 2017 — The WHL Champion Seattle Thunderbirds and Portland Winterhawks will play each other on Saturday, March 17, in a game that will be broadcast on JOEtv Channel 22/Cable 110 at 6:05pm.

The T-Birds and Tribune Broadcasting Seattle announced September 18 they partnered to broadcast nine games between the T-Birds and Portland Winterhawks during the 2017-18 season. All nine games are being broadcast on JOEtv Channel 22/Cable 110.

Five games from ShoWare Center and four games from Portland will be broadcast on JOEtv. Four of the five games being broadcast from ShoWare Center have start times of 6:05pm.

“Our broadcast partnership with JOEtv and This TV last season was very successful,” said Colin Campbell, T-Birds Vice President. “We are excited to build on our partnership to have nine games against our biggest rival all on JOEtv this season.”

“We are pleased to bring the excitement of live, local hockey to Seattle fans,” said Pam Pearson, SVP/General Manager, Q13 FOX/JOEtv. “Our channels are known as the home of local sports and we are thrilled to continue our partnership with the T-Birds.”

Nine Game Broadcast Schedule
Saturday, September 30, At Portland 6, Seattle 2
Saturday, October 7, Portland 10, at Seattle 5
Saturday, December 30, At Seattle 4, Portland 3, OT
Sunday, December 31, Seattle 4, at Portland 3, SO
Saturday, January 13, At Portland 5, Seattle 4
Saturday, February 10, Portland 4, at Seattle 1
Sunday, February 11, At Portland 5, Seattle 3
Sunday, March 4, Portland 7, at Seattle 4
Saturday, March 17, At Seattle 5, Portland 1

Veteran WHL play-by-play voice Ian Furness will have the call for the majority of the broadcasts.

About JOEtv
JOEtv is the Seattle/Tacoma My Network TV affiliate broadcasting on channel 22 and also available on Comcast Cable 110. JOEtv carries a variety of sports and entertainment programming including Sounders FC matches.  In addition, JOEtv is home to the weekend edition of Q13 News This Morning on Saturdays and Sundays from 7am – 11am and Q13 News at 9 every night. For more information visit

Season Tickets for the WHL Champion T-Birds 2017-18 season are currently on sale. Season tickets can be purchased by calling the T-Birds office at 253-239-7825.

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