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Tracking Spokane’s Western Hockey League team. The Chiefs won the Memorial Cup in 2008.

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  • TUESDAY, DEC. 17, 2013, 7:17 P.M.

    Aviani earns another award

    Spokane Chiefs forward Mike Aviani was named Western Hockey League player of the week on Monday. On Tuesday, the Canadian Hockey League bestowed the award on the Spokane 20-year-old player. …

  • SUNDAY, DEC. 15, 2013, 12:10 A.M.

    Chiefs reach 20-win mark

    The Spokane Chiefs became the ninth team in the 22-team Western Hockey League to collect its 20th win on Saturday night by dispatching the Prince George Cougars 6-3. Four of …

  • FRIDAY, DEC. 13, 2013, 6:03 P.M.

    Pochiro gives lift to Prince George

    The Prince George Cougars will make their second and final stop in Spokane this Western Hockey League season on Saturday night. The Chiefs defeated the Cougars 5-2 on Nov. 15. …

  • WEDNESDAY, DEC. 11, 2013, 11:30 P.M.

    Chiefs prefer certain parts of U.S.

    With the Western Hockey League season closing in on its halfway point, the U.S. Division has proven to be, by far, the best of the four divisions. All five teams …

  • TUESDAY, DEC. 10, 2013, 8:58 P.M.

    Everett has faith in young defensemen

    The Spokane Chiefs and Everett Silvertips will meet for the first time in more than seven week on Wednesday night at the Arena. Everett has established itself as one of …

  • FRIDAY, DEC. 6, 2013, 11:33 P.M.

    Chiefs’ great start in rearview mirror

    It seems a distant memory, but seven weeks ago the Spokane Chiefs had the best winning percentage (.833) in the Western Hockey League. Following Friday night’s 7-3 loss to Seattle, …

  • WEDNESDAY, DEC. 4, 2013, 11:19 P.M.

    Despite win, Chiefs’ offense slumbers

    The Spokane Chiefs remain one of the highest-scoring teams in the Western Hockey League, but you wouldn’t be able to predict that by looking at their last three games. Read …

  • WEDNESDAY, DEC. 4, 2013, 4:46 P.M.

    WHL places three in top six

    The Western Hockey League is well represented in the latest Canadian Hockey League Top 10 poll. Kelowna (20-3-0-2) is ranked third, Portland (21-5-2-1) fifth and Everett (20-5-4-0) sixth. There’s a …

  • TUESDAY, DEC. 3, 2013, 7:19 P.M.

    Former Chief Valcourt returns to Spokane

    When the Saskatoon Blades play at the Arena on Wednesday night, it will be a homecoming of sorts for the Blades’ Collin Valcourt. Read story

  • TUESDAY, DEC. 3, 2013, 4:30 P.M.

    Chiefs’ Stewart will play for Great Britain

    After Friday, the Spokane Chiefs will play three weeks without 18-year-old center Liam Stewart. The team announced Tuesday that Stewart has accepted an invitation to play for Great Britain at …

  • SUNDAY, DEC. 1, 2013, 11:04 P.M.

    Chiefs put up little fight

    True, the Spokane Chiefs were weary on Sunday while playing their third game in three nights. But that doesn’t explain how the Seattle Thunderbirds, who were in the same situation …

  • FRIDAY, NOV. 29, 2013, 11:29 P.M.

    Psyched out by Portland

    There’s no getting around it: The Spokane Chiefs can’t get the Portland Winterhawks out of their minds. Read story

  • WEDNESDAY, NOV. 27, 2013, 5:04 P.M.

    Three WHL teams in CHL poll

    Kelowna, Everett and Portland continue to be ranked among the top 10 in the weekly Canadian Hockey League poll. Everett made the biggest jump, from 10th to sixth. Read story

  • TUESDAY, NOV. 26, 2013, 10:52 P.M.

    WHL notes: Kamloops crumbles

    This week’s Western Hockey League notebook leads with the Kamloops Blazers, who have dropped to the bottom of the Western Conference with eight consecutive losses. Read story

  • SATURDAY, NOV. 23, 2013, 11:19 P.M.

    Fram’s overtime goal lifts Chiefs

    The Spokane Chiefs pulled one out of the hat Saturday night, falling behind the Tri-City Americans 3-1 during the first 14 minutes but winning 4-3 in overtime. Chiefs season leaders …

  • THURSDAY, NOV. 21, 2013, 10:43 P.M.

    Blogger: Chiefs face defining moments

    The Spokane Chiefs are 0-3 against the Portland Winterhawks heading in to Friday’s Western Hockey League game in Portland. One blogger for The Oregonian believes that the Chiefs must prove …

  • WEDNESDAY, NOV. 20, 2013, 11:43 P.M.

    Chiefs charge back for overtime win

    It didn’t look like the Spokane Chiefs were going to rally for a home victory on Wednesday night. They did. It looked like Tyler King scored the winner. He didn’t. …

  • WEDNESDAY, NOV. 20, 2013, 4:45 P.M.

    Three WHL teams among top 10

    The Kelowna Rockets (16-2-0-2), at No. 3, are the top-ranked Western Hockey League team in the latest Canadian Hockey League Top 10 poll. Tenth-ranked Everett (16-4-4-0) moved into the poll …

  • TUESDAY, NOV. 19, 2013, 9:25 P.M.

    Winterhawks prepare for Chiefs

    The Portland Winterhawks have a big week ahead of them, including Friday’s home game against the Spokane Chiefs. The Chiefs are 15-4-0-1 against the rest of the Western Hockey League …

  • TUESDAY, NOV. 19, 2013, 9:18 P.M.

    Chiefs receive No. 7 ranking

    The Hockey Writers place the Spokane Chiefs at No. 7 in the 22-team Western Hockey League for the second consecutive week. Spokane’s Mitch Holmberg gets a tip of the cap. …