SPRINGFIELD, MA – WWE Legend Daniel Bryan will be coming to Springfield for a Thunderbirds game after Christmas. Bryan will be part of YES! Night at the Springfield Thunderbirds game on Friday, December 29 when the Hershey Bears come to town.
Bryan is the current General Manager of WWE Smackdown Live that airs on the USA Network on Tuesday nights.
During his wrestling career, he was remembered for the “Yes lock” move, as well as the “Yes Yes Yes” chant. He was a WWE champion and a tag-team champion during his career.
“We are extremely excited to be able to bring one of the most popular entertainers in WWE to Springfield and provide our fans with yet another night that we hope becomes a lifetime memory for them,” said Thunderbirds President Nathan Costa in a news release. “We would like to thank WWE for this unique opportunity to showcase Daniel Bryan right here in Western Massachusetts.”
There will be a public meet & greet for Daniel Bryan at the game on Friday, December 29. The details on the public meet & greet will be made available in the near future.
The Thunderbirds will look to carry their momentum as they will start a three-game road trip when they head to the XL Center tomorrow night for a rematch against the Hartford Wolf Pack for a 7:00 p.m. face-off, then head to Charlotte to take on the Checkers on Friday and Sunday.
The Thunderbirds will be back on home ice at the MassMutual Center on Friday, December 8 when the Rochester Americans will come into town.