Stories tagged: Chiefs hockey
UPDATED: Sat., Sept. 22, 2018, 10:35 p.m.
The Spokane Chiefs started the Western Hockey League regular season with a bang. The other 57-plus minutes were a dud.
UPDATED: Thu., Sept. 20, 2018, 8:22 p.m.
Jaret Anderson-Dolan will lead the way up front. His 40 goals and 91 points led the team last year. Defenseman Ty Smith will anchor the blue line.
UPDATED: Wed., Sept. 19, 2018, 6:01 p.m.
The air in Spokane Arena had a literal chill to it on Wednesday. The source? A really big sheet of new ice, painted and ready to go.
UPDATED: Sat., Aug. 25, 2018, 7:21 p.m.
With lots of talent returning and lots of talent waiting in the wings, roster spots are hard to come by for the players at Spokane Chiefs training camp.
Thu., Aug. 23, 2018, 5 a.m.
Tuesday marked one of the first official events of the 2018-19 Spokane Chiefs hockey preseason: physical fitness, a mouthguard fitting and then VO2 Max testing. This was the latter, and …
Thu., July 12, 2018, 4:40 p.m.
The Spokane Chiefs spent Thursday tinkering with their Western Hockey League lineup.
Thu., June 28, 2018, 5:13 p.m.
The Spokane Chiefs selected 2001-born defenseman Yegor Arbuzov of Russia with the 50th overall pick in the CHL Import Draft on Thursday.
Wed., June 27, 2018, 8:40 p.m.
Milos Farfrak scored nine goals and added 10 assists for Spokane last season. He was Spokane’s first-round selection (18th overall) in the 2017 CHL Import Draft.
Tue., June 26, 2018, 6:17 p.m.
Hudson Elynuik, 20, totaled 86 points and scored 31 goals last year with the Chiefs – his final season in the Western Hockey League.
Wed., May 2, 2018, 7:16 p.m.
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.
UPDATED: Thu., April 19, 2018, 7:32 p.m.
For the first time in franchise history, the Spokane Chiefs are poised to have a player taken in the first round of the NHL Draft in consecutive years.
UPDATED: Fri., April 6, 2018, 9 p.m.
The second round of the Western Hockey League playoffs began Friday night, and for the fifth year in a row, the Spokane Chiefs weren’t participating.
UPDATED: Fri., April 6, 2018, 4:29 p.m.
Larry Weir, host of The Spokesman-Review’s Press Box Podcast, on Friday sat down with Mike Boyle, longtime Spokane Chiefs broadcaster (KGA 1510-AM), to discuss a range of Chiefs topics
Tue., April 3, 2018, 9:58 p.m.
Cody Glass shattered the Spokane Chiefs’ dream of a playoff series victory Tuesday.
UPDATED: Sat., March 31, 2018, 10:48 p.m.
Kailer Yamamoto, the team’s player of the year, scored the winning goal on a one-timer from the top of the circles at 9:19 of overtime to give Spokane a 5-4 …
Thu., March 29, 2018, 10:32 p.m.
Seven seconds. That’s a blip on the radar in a 60-minute hockey game, but 7 seconds is all it took for the Spokane Chiefs to go from being on their …
Wed., March 28, 2018, 10:40 p.m.
The playoffs are an unforgiving group of games and leave little margin for error.
Tue., March 27, 2018, 5:53 p.m.
After earning a Western Hockey League playoff series-opening split last weekend in Portland, the Spokane Chiefs return home with a chance to turn the heat up on the Winterhawks.
Sun., March 25, 2018, 8:37 p.m.
The Spokane Chiefs’ rally from a four-goal deficit fell short in a 4-3 loss to the Portland Winterhawks on Sunday that evened their first-round, best-of-seven Western Hockey League playoff series …
UPDATED: Sat., March 24, 2018, 11:13 p.m.
Luke Toporowski scored his first-career playoff goal in overtime and the Chiefs defeated the Portland Winterhawks 4-3 on Saturday night in a WHL playoff opener at Memorial Coliseum.
UPDATED: Fri., March 23, 2018, 8:25 p.m.
The WHL’s playoff structure mirrors that of the National Hockey League, where the top three in each division qualify, as well as the next two best teams in the conference. …
Wed., March 21, 2018, 4:31 p.m.
Spokane Chiefs forward Jaret Anderson-Dolan and defenseman Ty Smith were named to the Western Hockey League’s Western Conference first team, as voted on by general managers, the league announced Wednesday.
UPDATED: Sat., March 17, 2018, 10:30 p.m.
The Spokane Chiefs clinched third place in the U.S. Division of the Western Hockey League with a 4-3 victory over the Tri-City Americans at Toyota Center on Saturday night.
UPDATED: Fri., March 16, 2018, 10:31 p.m.
Playing with a depleted lineup this late in the season with playoff positioning on the line is never ideal. The fact that one of those out of the lineup was …
Wed., March 14, 2018, 10:23 p.m.
This is not the time of year for the Spokane Chiefs to play some of their worst hockey.
Sat., March 10, 2018, 10:47 p.m.
The Spokane Chiefs took three penalties in the final frame that led to three power-play goals for the visiting Vancouver Giants.
UPDATED: Fri., March 9, 2018, 10:39 p.m.
The Seattle Thunderbirds scored two unanswered goals in the third period to defeat the Spokane Chiefs 4-2 on Friday night at ShoWare Center in Kent, Washington.
Thu., March 8, 2018, 9:39 p.m.
There are a number of days in Kailer Yamamoto’s young career that have made a lasting impression on his memory.
UPDATED: Wed., March 7, 2018, 10:30 p.m.
Kailer Yamamoto’s 21st goal of the season ignited a four-goal third period and the Spokane Chiefs pulled away for a 5-2 victory over the Victoria Royals on Wednesday night in …
Tue., March 6, 2018, 10:06 p.m.
The Spokane Chiefs put themselves in position Tuesday to extend their season-high winning streak to six. But the final stretch of their game against the Victoria Royals took that hope …