Soo thunderbirds 1961-62


The Sault Ste. Marie Thunderbirds were a minor professional team in Sault Ste. Marie, Ontario.

They played in the Eastern Professional Hockey League from 1959-62. The Thunderbirds were a farm team of the Chicago Blackhawks of the NHL.

In 1962 they were moved to Syracuse, New York to become the Syracuse Braves.

Season-by-Season RecordsEdit

Eastern Professional Hockey LeagueEdit

Season Games Won Lost Tied Points Goals
1959-60 70 27 32 11 65 248 262 5thout of playoffs
1960-61 70 32 29 9 73 236 234 2ndLost Final
1961-62 70 17 42 11 45 207 285 6thout of playoffs

Thunderbirds who played in the NHLEdit

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