KENT, April 1, 2021 — The Seattle Thunderbirds are pleased to announce eight games in April and May of the 2020-21 regular season will be broadcast on JOEtv (KZJO).
The eight games broadcast on JOEtv Channel 22/Cable 110 are presented by Beacon Plumbing and will consist of four games against the Portland Winterhawks, three games against the Spokane Chiefs, and one game against the Everett Silvertips.
The first game on the April broadcast schedule is Sunday, April 4, at 5pm against the Chiefs in Spokane.
The T-Birds announced their 2020-21 schedule on Wednesday, February 24. The schedule for this season consists of 24 games against the U.S. Division. Due to Covid-19 protocols fans will not be allowed at games and the JOEtv broadcasts will provide a great opportunity for fans to see T-Birds games.
Veteran WHL play-by-play voice Ian Furness will have the call for the broadcasts of the games against the Winterhawks, Silvertips and the game against the Chiefs at accesso ShoWare Center. Rob Jesselson will have the call for the broadcasts of the games in Spokane.
JOEtv April and May Broadcast Schedule Sunday, April 4, Seattle at Spokane, 5pm
Friday, April 9, Seattle vs. Everett, 5pm
Saturday, April 17, Seattle at Portland, 5pm
Saturday, April 24, Seattle at Portland, 5pm
Sunday, April 25, Seattle at Portland, 5pm
Saturday, May 1, Seattle at Spokane, 5pm
Sunday, May 2, Seattle vs. Portland, 5pm
Sunday, May 9, Seattle vs. Spokane, 5pm
The T-Birds had four games in March broadcast on JOEtv.
JOEtv March Broadcast Schedule Saturday, March 20, Seattle vs. Portland
Friday, March 26, Seattle at Spokane
Saturday, March 27, Seattle vs. Portland
Sunday, March 28, Seattle vs. Portland
ABOUT JOEtv (KZJO)
JOEtv (KZJO) is part of the FOX Television Stations, which owns and operates 29 full power broadcast television stations in the U.S. These include stations located in nine of the top ten largest designated market areas (DMAs), and duopolies in 11 DMAs, including the three largest DMAs (New York, Los Angeles and Chicago). Of these stations, 18 are affiliated with the FOX Network. In addition to distributing sports, entertainment and syndicated content, our television stations collectively produce nearly 1,000 hours of local news every week. These stations leverage viewer, distributor and advertiser demand for the FOX Network’s national content.