Thunderbirds play home opener to a sold out crowd Saturday Night

22News at 10 and 11, will have a full recap of the home opener

SPRINGFIELD, Mass. (WWLP) – 22News was live from the Mass Mutual Center in Springfield where fans are gathered for Saturday’s game.

Fans have been outside the Mass Mutual Center tail-gating in anticipation for the hockey game. Saturday’s game starts at 7. The Thunderbirds come into the game 2-1 after their first three games on the road.

Friday night they squeaked out a 1-0 win behind a great performance by their goalie. No tickets are left for their home opener.

22News at 10 and 11, will have a full recap of the home opener.