The T-Birds defeated the Tri-City Americans 9-2 in Game 3 of their first round playoff series on March 29, 2017, at Toyota Center in Kennewick. Donovan Neuls and Keegan Kolesar each had a goal and four assists. Ethan Bear had two goals and three assists. Alexander True had a goal and three assists and Austin Strand had two goals. Scott Eansor and Jarret Tyszka each had a goal.
Game 3 vs. Tri-City Highlights: T-Birds 9, at Americans 2