Hudson Elynuik, 20, totaled 86 points and scored 31 goals last year with the Chiefs – his final season in the Western Hockey League.
Spokane Chiefs forward Eli Zummack has been invited to the Toronto Maple Leafs’ development camp, according to the NHL team. Zummack, 18, went undrafted in the NHL Entry Draft over the weekend but was ranked 184th by NHL’s Central Scouting after posting career highs in goals (15) and points (41) during the 2017-18 season.
Filip Kral, from the Czech Republic, was the Chiefs’ Rookie of the Year this past season. The puck-moving defenseman isn’t afraid to join the rush in the offensive zone and can be depended on to create offense from the point.
The 17th overall spot fell right in line with where Ty Smith was projected. A number of mock drafts and prospect rankings had Smith anywhere from No. 10 to No. 21.
Friday is the day Ty Smith fulfills his dream.
The Spokane Chiefs announced Tuesday that assistant coach Adam Deadmarsh has been extended through the 2018-19 season.
Spokane Chiefs forward Jake McGrew has been named to the initial Team USA roster for the upcoming World Junior Summer Showcase, USA Hockey announced Friday from Colorado Springs, Colorado.
The Spokane Chiefs will open their Western Hockey League preseason schedule Aug. 31 against the Portland Winterhawks in Everett, the team announced Wednesday.
Spokane Chiefs defensemen Ty Smith and Filip Kral have been invited to the National Hockey League’s annual draft combine, set to take place this week in Buffalo, New York.
Graham Sward, the 17th overall selection in this year’s Western Hockey League Bantam Draft, signed a standard player agreement with the Spokane Chiefs, the team announced Thursday.
The Spokane Chiefs selected 12 players in the Western Hockey League’s Bantam Draft on Thursday, including defenseman Graham Sward with the 17th overall pick.
Spokane Chiefs defenseman Ty Smith won the Daryl K. Seaman Memorial Trophy as the Western Hockey League’s Scholastic Player of the Year, the league announced Wednesday from Red Deer, Alberta.