Tracking Spokane’s Western Hockey League team. The Chiefs won the Memorial Cup in 2008.
Sat., Feb. 4, 2017, 11:54 p.m.
Spokane Chiefs suffer penalties, missed offensive opportunities in loss to Kamloops
A turbulent third period doomed the Spokane Chiefs on Saturday at the Arena, as Spokane committed four penalties and failed to capitalize on golden chances, and lost out on a …
UPDATED: Fri., Feb. 3, 2017, 11:24 p.m.
Jaret Anderson-Dolan notches hat trick and Spokane Chiefs beat Medicine Hat
Nancy Anderson-Dolan drove 9 hours from Calgary, Alberta, to watch her son, Jaret Anderson-Dolan, play in the Chiefs’ most recent weekend homestand against Medicine Hat and Kamloops.
UPDATED: Thu., Feb. 2, 2017, 5:55 p.m.
Kailer Yamamoto showcases skill in CHL/NHL prospects game
Another accomplishment was added to Kailer Yamamoto’s hockey resume this week.
UPDATED: Thu., Feb. 2, 2017, 5:59 p.m.
Spokane Chiefs forward Alex Mowbray rediscovers WHL career in Spokane
Alex Mowbray’s Western Hockey League career was resurrected with one unexpected phone call.
UPDATED: Thu., Feb. 2, 2017, 5:56 p.m.
Spokane Chiefs assistant coach Scott Burt extended through 2017-18
The Spokane Chiefs have extended the contract of assistant coach Scott Burt through the 2017-18 season, the team announced on Thursday.
Tue., Jan. 31, 2017, 6:43 p.m.
Brian Strimbiski, who helped take Spokane hockey to new heights, dies at 75
Brian Strimbiski, a key member Spokane’s first two Allan Cup senior amateur hockey championship teams in the early 1970s, has died after a battle with cancer in Renton, Washington. He …
Mon., Jan. 30, 2017, 10:40 p.m.
Kailer Yamomoto records goal and assist in CHL/NHL prospects game
Spokane Chiefs forward Kailer Yamamoto scored one goal and added an assist in the CHL/NHL prospects game on Monday in Quebec City.
Sat., Jan. 28, 2017, 10:13 p.m.
Spokane Chiefs blitzed in 8-3 loss to Tri-City Americans
Vladislav Lukin scored twice and the Tri-City Americans broke open a competitive game with three goals in a four-minute spurt in the third period to down the Spokane Chiefs 8-3 …
UPDATED: Fri., Jan. 27, 2017, 9:52 p.m.
Spokane Chiefs remain on outside of playoffs with loss to Kootenay
Colton Kroeker scored a 5-on-3 power-play goal midway through the third period to lift the Kootenay Ice over the Spokane Chiefs 3-2 at Western Financial Place in Cranbrook, B.C. in …
Tue., Jan. 24, 2017, 11:22 p.m.
Spokane Chiefs lose to Seattle Thunderbirds in overtime
UPDATED: Sun., Jan. 22, 2017, 10:09 p.m.
Chiefs notebook: Spokane’s Jake McGrew makes broadcasting debut against Kootenay
Despite being out for the season with a lower-body injury, Spokane Chiefs forward Jake McGrew added to his highlight tape on Saturday against Kootenay.
UPDATED: Sat., Jan. 21, 2017, 11:04 p.m.
Spokane Chiefs pound Kootenay Ice to erase recent struggles
Whether it was a lack of rest, practice time, consistency, effort or structure, there were several reasons for the Spokane Chiefs recent struggles.
Wed., Jan. 18, 2017, 10:36 p.m.
Area roundup: Walla Walla men hand NIC first loss in NWAC
Area roundup: Gabe Porter buried seven 3-pointers on his way to a team-high 32 points and the visiting Walla Walla Warriors outdueled the North Idaho Cardinals in a battle for …
Wed., Jan. 18, 2017, 12:10 p.m.
Spokane Chiefs game Wednesday postponed until next week due to road conditions
Road conditions and the closure of Snoqualmie Pass prompted the Spokane Chiefs to postpone Wednesday’s game against the Seattle Thunderbirds. The game has been rescheduled for Tuesday, Jan. 24, at …
UPDATED: Wed., Jan. 18, 2017, 12:07 p.m.
Wednesday’s Spokane Chiefs game postponed due to road conditions
Due to road conditions throughout the state, The Spokane Chiefs game against the Seattle Thunderbirds at the Arena on Wednesday is postponed.
Sun., Jan. 15, 2017, 8:05 p.m.
Spokane Chiefs give up three power-play goals in 6-4 loss to Seattle Thunderbirds
Kailer Yamamoto scored a pair of goals but the Spokane Chiefs lost in their final stop of a four-game road trip, 6-4, to the Seattle Thunderbirds on Sunday night.
Sat., Jan. 14, 2017, 10:16 p.m.
Jaret Anderson-Dolan scores twice to help Spokane Chiefs break losing skid at Portland
Jaret Anderson-Dolan scored his second goal of the game and 22nd of the season midway through the third period and the Spokane Chiefs held on the rest of the way …
UPDATED: Fri., Jan. 13, 2017, 9:59 p.m.
Spokane Chiefs comeback bid falls short against Portland Winterhawks
Despite a furious comeback attempt, the Spokane Chiefs dropped the second of a four-game road trip – and fourth overall – in a 5-4 decision to the Portland Winterhawks in …
Wed., Jan. 11, 2017, 10:48 p.m.
Spokane Chiefs blanked by Evertt Silvertips to start 4-game roadtrip
Brandson Hein scored his first goal of the season 2 minutes, 40 seconds into the second period to start a string of five straight and the Everett Silvertips handed the …
Tue., Jan. 10, 2017, 11:40 a.m.
Spokane Chiefs trade Tanner Wishnowski to Prince George
Spokane made it’s first move of the trade deadline on Tuesday, trading 19-year-old forward Tanner Wishnowski to Prince George for a conditional eighth round pick, the Chiefs announced.
Tue., Jan. 6, 2015, 8:43 p.m.
WHL notes: Former Chief Gow part of Brandon’s buildup
The Brandon Wheat Kings, with the top record in the Western Hockey League’s Eastern Conference, are strengthening their lineup with additions such as former Spokane Chief Reid Gow. Read story
Sun., Jan. 4, 2015, 12:44 a.m.
Rare road woes for Chiefs
The Spokane Chiefs were riding a seven-game winning streak and owned one of the WHL’s best road records when they began a two-game series in Victoria on Friday. The Royals …
Sat., Jan. 3, 2015, 12:58 a.m.
Chiefs’ streak vanishes in Victoria
The Spokane Chiefs did just about everything right during a seven-game winning streak that moved them within one point of first place in the Western Hockey League’s U.S. Division. Everything …
Wed., Dec. 31, 2014, 10:06 p.m.
Chiefs storm to seventh straight win
The Spokane Chiefs certainly enjoyed the final days of 2014, wrapping up the year on Wednesday with a 10-2 win at Tri-City that gave the WHL team a seventh consecutive …
Wed., Dec. 31, 2014, 12:34 a.m.
Sizzling Chiefs approach halfway juncture
The Spokane Chiefs, riding a six-game winning streak, will reach the midway point of the WHL season — 36 games — when they play at Tri-City on New Year’s Eve. …
Sun., Dec. 28, 2014, 12:07 a.m.
Chiefs return, increase winning streak
Most of the Spokane Chiefs returned from a nine-day holiday break on Saturday night. Kailer Yamamoto, the evening’s No. 1 star, never went anywhere. Read story
Fri., Dec. 26, 2014, 5:49 p.m.
Chiefs will take shot at 5-game winning streak
The Western Hockey League returns from a nine-day holiday hiatus on Saturday with the Spokane Chiefs, on a 4-game winning streak, hosting Tri-City. Read story
Wed., Dec. 24, 2014, 12:25 a.m.
WHL notes: Former billet inspires Red Deer player
This week’s Western Hockey League notebook honors a special billet. Read story
Mon., Dec. 8, 2014, 12:24 a.m.
Chiefs beckon return of hockey gods
If there’s a positive lesson to embrace after Sunday’s poor performance gave the Spokane Chiefs a five-game losing streak, it’s that a winning streak could be just around the corner. …
Sun., Dec. 7, 2014, 12:10 a.m.
Now one-goal games are going against Chiefs
The Spokane Chiefs have lost four consecutive games, including the last two by scores of 2-1 and 3-2. Before the skid, the Chiefs posted five consecutive wins, four times with …
Thu., Dec. 4, 2014, 12:18 a.m.
Ninth-ranked Everett tops Chiefs
Everett, ranked ninth in the CHL Top 10 poll released earlier Wednesday, defeated the Spokane Chiefs for the first time in regulation this WHL season. Read story
Wed., Dec. 3, 2014, 7:33 p.m.
Four WHL teams still ranked
Kelowna (2nd), Brandon (5th), Medicine Hat (7th) and Everett (9th) of the Western Hockey League have become mainstays in the CHL’s Top 10 rankings. Read story
Tue., Dec. 2, 2014, 10:53 p.m.
WHL notes: Moodie moves again
This week’s WHL notebook leads with goaltender Alex Moodie, who had a short stint with the Spokane Chiefs this year and has been traded again. Read story
Sun., Nov. 30, 2014, 12:32 a.m.
Chiefs reach one-third mark on a roll
The Spokane Chiefs hit the one-third point of their Western Hockey League season with a 14-7-3-0 record after five straight wins. Read story
Thu., Nov. 27, 2014, 12:05 a.m.
Streak moves Chiefs up the ladder
The Spokane Chiefs’ four-game winning streak has given the team the fifth-best winning percentage in the Western Hockey League. Read story
Wed., Nov. 26, 2014, 5:08 p.m.
Four WHL teams remain in Top 10
No. 2 Kelowna, No. 4 Brandon, No. 8 Everett and No. 10 Medicine Hat of the WHL are still ranked among the CHL’s Top 10. The Spokane Chiefs play Everett …
Mon., Nov. 24, 2014, 12:10 a.m.
Chiefs master one-goal wins
Eight of the Spokane Chiefs’ 12 wins this WHL season have been by one goal. Sunday night continued the trend as Spokane won its third 2-1 game in three days. …
Wed., Nov. 12, 2014, 5:08 p.m.
Four WHL teams stay among top 10
The Kelowna Rockets, who defeated the Spokane Chiefs 4-3 on Tuesday, continue to hold down the No. 2 spot in the CHL rankings. Read story
Wed., Nov. 12, 2014, 12:18 a.m.
WHL notes: Chiefs honor ex-player Hamblin
This week’s WHL notebook leads with the Spokane Chiefs’ plan to remember former Chief Cole Hamblin. Read story
Tue., Nov. 11, 2014, 11:16 p.m.
Chiefs drop another close one to Rockets
The Kelowna Rockets improved to 3-0 against the Spokane Chiefs and 18-1-1 overall Tuesday with a 4-3 decision at the Arena. Read story