T-Birds Acquire Cory King from Moose Jaw

Seattle acquires Cory King from Moose Jaw

KENT, September 3, 2021 —  The Seattle Thunderbirds have announced that the team has acquired defenseman Cory King from the Moose Jaw Warriors in exchange for a sixth round pick in the 2024 WHL Prospects Draft.

King, a 2002 born player, has appeared in 64 games with Moose Jaw. Last season with the Warriors he had two goals and two assists for four points in 16 games. King was selected by the Warriors in the fifth round, 98th overall, in the 2017 WHL Draft.

“We are excited to add Cory to our defensive core,” says general manager Bil La Forge. “We look forward to seeing him with our group.”

The T-Birds start the 2021-22 Western Hockey League regular season against the Portland Winterhawks on Saturday, October 2, at 6:00pm at Veterans Memorial Coliseum.

The Home Opener is Saturday, October 9, against the Winterhawks at 6:05pm at accesso ShoWare Center.

T-Birds season tickets for the 2021-22 regular season are currently on sale. Season tickets can be purchased by calling the T-Birds office at 253-239-7825.


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