Firebirds Off-Season Dates & Community Events
Stay up to date with the Flint Firebirds during the 2019 off-season! The Firebirds attend numerous events throughout the community all year long. The team is pleased to announce it…
Record 19 Saturday Nights Highlight Firebirds’ 2019-20 OHL Schedule
Team excited to host 31 of 34 home games on weekends and holiday dates
Video: A day in the life with Marcus Gretz
Macomb, Michigan native Marcus Gretz is returning from injury heading into his NHL Draft year. The Firebirds Hockey Network (FHN) takes you behind the scenes on what he's had to…
OHL 20 in 20 Summer Spotlight: Wellwood excited to get first full season off the ground in Flint
The three-time Memorial Cup champion (2009, '10, '15) took the reins of the Flint Firebirds on October 19, 2018, inheriting an 0-9 record in his first-ever head coaching gig. The…
#FirebirdFlashback: Flint Scores Seven-Straight in Kitchener
The Firebirds posted a 7-2 victory over the Kitchener Rangers on January 25th, 2019.
Video: Firebirds’ Hakon Nilsen signs professional hockey contract in Norway
Nilsen has signed a professional hockey contract with Manglerud Star Ishockey, a member of the GET-league which is the top professional hockey league in Norway.
Firebirds hire former Plymouth Whaler Mark Ridout as Assistant Coach and Head Strength & Conditioning Coach
Flint, Mich. – The Flint Firebirds announced today the hiring of Mark Ridout (pronounced Ride-Out) as the club’s assistant coach and head strength and conditioning coach.
Firebirds Trade Forward Eric Uba to Guelph
The Firebirds trade forward Eric Uba to Guelph. In return, Flint acquires Guelph’s third-round pick in the upcoming 2020 OHL Priority Selection and a conditional fifth-round pick in the 2023…
Happy #810Day from the Flint Firebirds!
We love being part of this community. Happy #810day to our fans throughout Flint, Genesee County and Mid-Michigan!
Firebirds Trade Jacob Winterton to Oshawa
In the trade, Flint acquires Oshawa's eighth-round pick in the 2023 OHL Priority Selection. In return, the Firebirds trade forward Jacob Winterton to Oshawa.
Firebirds Announce 2019 Preseason Schedule
The Flint Firebirds will play four preseason games this year beginning August 31st on the road in Guelph. Flint will host their in-state rivals Saginaw Spirit on Saturday, September 14th…
Video: Keppen featured on Global News TV
‘It was a surreal feeling’: Flint Firebirds forward Ethan Keppen living the dream after being drafted in the NHL by the Vancouver Canucks last month.
Video: Firebirds announce Olympian Ryan Kuwabara as Associate Coach
Flint, Mich. – The Flint Firebirds announced today the hiring of Ryan Kuwabara as the club’s associate coach.
Firebirds announce Simon Payette as Head Equipment Manager
Flint, Mich. – The Flint Firebirds announced today the hiring of Simon Payette as the club’s Head Equipment Manager.
Photo Gallery: Payette's Equipment Portfolio
A photo gallery of example's of Simon Payette's work as an equipment manager for road games in the OHL.
Video: Kolyachonok and Keppen Selected in 2019 NHL Draft
The Florida Panthers selected Flint Firebirds defenseman Vladislav Kolyachonok in the second-round, 52nd overall and the Vancouver Canucks selected forward Ethan Keppen in the fourth-round, 122nd overall, of the 2019…