Stories tagged: Chiefs hockey
MONDAY, MARCH 13, 2017, 6:30 A.M.
Spokane’s Kailer and Keanu Yamamoto forge lasting bond through hockey
As Kailer and Keanu Yamamoto grew up, it wasn’t uncommon for their parents, LeAnn and Russ Yamamoto, to hear the clatter of hockey sticks against the concrete basement floor from …
WEDNESDAY, FEB. 8, 2017, 11:05 P.M.
Spokane Chiefs outlast Winterhawks with three third-period goals
The sticks came alive for the Spokane Chiefs on Wednesday. Just at the right time.
UPDATED: FRIDAY, 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.
TUESDAY, JAN. 24, 2017, 11:22 P.M.
Spokane Chiefs lose to Seattle Thunderbirds in overtime
UPDATED: SATURDAY, 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.
SUNDAY, JAN. 8, 2017, 10:26 P.M.
Seattle T-Birds score twice in third to beat Spokane Chiefs
The Spokane Chiefs took a one-goal lead heading into the third period, only for it to fall apart late in a crucial 2-1 loss to against Western Hockey League conference …
WEDNESDAY, DEC. 28, 2016, 11:26 P.M.
Chiefs give up two leads to Seattle before Ty Smith’s goal wins it in OT
In a game they dominated offensively, the Chiefs were pushed to overtime Wednesday night against Seattle before Spokane was saved by a 16-year-old defenseman.
FRIDAY, DEC. 9, 2016, 11:50 P.M.
Markson Bechtold’s goal lifts Chiefs over Ice
The Spokane Chiefs are sure glad to have Markson Bechtold back.
FRIDAY, NOV. 18, 2016, 10:56 P.M.
Four-goal third period sends Chiefs past Calgary
Tied at 1 heading into the third period, the Spokane Chiefs needed a spark.
SATURDAY, NOV. 12, 2016, 10:24 P.M.
Chiefs rally for overtime win over Everett
Playing from behind most of the night, the Spokane Chiefs turned to their leading scorer Saturday night to tie the game and Kailer Yamamoto also delivered in overtime to earn …
MONDAY, JULY 11, 2016, 1:57 P.M.
Chiefs trade goalie Lasse Petersen for draft pick
The Spokane Chiefs have traded backup goalie Lasse Petersen to the Everett Silvertips in exchange for a sixth-round pick in the 2017 WHL Bantam Draft, the team announced on Monday.
SUNDAY, APRIL 3, 2016, 10:44 P.M.
Victoria eliminates Chiefs with 6-2 victory
As Victoria celebrated their 6-2 playoff-series clinching win out on the ice Sunday night, Spokane Chiefs captain Jason Fram stayed alone on his team bench. With his face buried in …
WEDNESDAY, MARCH 30, 2016, 10:57 P.M.
Victoria Royals outduel Spokane Chiefs in overtime
The Spokane Chiefs fought to the end, but the Victoria Royals battled from behind Wednesday to win 3-2 in overtime and rake a commanding 3-1 lead in the best-of-7 series.
TUESDAY, MARCH 29, 2016, 10:34 P.M.
Chiefs storm back, beat Royals to cut series deficit in half
Spokane ended Victoria’s 15-game winning streak in dramatic fashion Tuesday, as the Chiefs pounded the Royals 5-2 to fight their way back into the first-round playoff series.
MONDAY, MARCH 28, 2016, 11:02 P.M.
Spokane Chiefs try to climb out of 2-0 hole against Victoria
After two close losses, the Spokane Chiefs return to the friendly confines of the Spokane Arena in their struggle to continue the hockey season alive against the surging Victoria Royals.
SATURDAY, MARCH 26, 2016, 11:33 P.M.
Chiefs leave Victoria down two games in WHL playoff-opening series
The Spokane Chiefs are returning home in a huge hole, looking to find a way out after a 4-3 loss to the Victoria Royals on Saturday night which leaves the …
FRIDAY, MARCH 25, 2016, 11:15 P.M.
Victoria’s star players guide Game 1 playoff win over Chiefs
The Victoria Royals’ top guns provided the offense as the Western Hockey League’s regular-season champions disposed of the Spokane Chiefs 5-3 in Game 1 of their best-of-7 opening-round playoff series.
SATURDAY, MARCH 12, 2016, 10:56 P.M.
Kelowna zips past Spokane in Chiefs’ final home game of regular season
A night after dominating rival Tri-City 6-1, the Chiefs got slammed by the same score Saturday night by Kelowna in Spokane’s final home game of the regular season.
WEDNESDAY, MARCH 9, 2016, 11:42 P.M.
Chiefs can’t dig out of early hole in 3-2 loss to Kamloops
The short-handed Spokane Chiefs twice rallied but couldn’t manufacture another goal, falling 3-2 Wednesday night to the Kamloops Blazers.
FRIDAY, FEB. 26, 2016, 11:23 P.M.
Prince George hands Spokane Chiefs worst shutout loss of season
Two nights after a shutout victory over Prince George, the Cougars got their revenge Friday night and handed the Spokane Chiefs their worst shutout loss of the season at 6-0.
WEDNESDAY, FEB. 24, 2016, 11:18 P.M.
Lasse Petersen helps Chiefs blank Cougars
In what turned out to be a battle of goalies Wednesday night, the Spokane Chief’s back-up net master stole the show in a rare 1-0 shutout victory over Prince George.
SATURDAY, FEB. 13, 2016, 10:54 P.M.
Keanu Yamamoto’s OT goal gives Chiefs victory
The Spokane Chiefs were playing without three top players and had to endure overtime for the second straight night against the Kootenay Ice.
FRIDAY, FEB. 12, 2016, 11:35 P.M.
Kootenay tops Chiefs in shootout
CRANBROOK, B.C. – Tanner Lishchynsky’s wrist-shot through traffic found the back of the net with 3 seconds left in the third period and Matt Alfaro and Jesse Zaharichuk scored shootout …
SUNDAY, JAN. 31, 2016, 10:31 P.M.
Spokane Chiefs take 4-1 victory over division-leader Everett
Dominic Zwerger scored two goals and assisted on two others and the Spokane Chiefs knocked off the U.S. Division-leading Everett Silvertips 4-1 in a Western Hockey League game Sunday evening …
SATURDAY, JAN. 30, 2016, 11:17 P.M.
Chiefs fall apart in loss to Americans
After an emotional win Friday night over Seattle, the Spokane Chiefs came out hot on Saturday but the Tri-City Americans kept answering and then ran away for a 7-3 win.
SATURDAY, JAN. 30, 2016, 11:54 A.M.
Spokane Chiefs honor Ray Whitney, then beat Thunderbirds
The Spokane Chiefs came from behind against Seattle Friday night for a huge 5-4 win over a division rival on an evening the franchise recognized its greatest player and crowned …
SATURDAY, JAN. 23, 2016, 11:04 P.M.
Chiefs claim back-to-back wins over Ice
A night after surrendering a two-goal lead and holding on in overtime in Cranbrook, British Columbia, the Spokane Chiefs returned home and made sure a similar rally didn’t happen again.
FRIDAY, JAN. 15, 2016, 10:58 P.M.
Winterhawks edge Spokane Chiefs 3-2
Spokane threw everything the could at Portland goalie Adin Hill, but it wasn’t enough as the Winterhawks won 3-2 on Friday night to take third place away from the Chiefs …
WEDNESDAY, JAN. 13, 2016, 11:23 P.M.
Chiefs pound on Blades to stop skid
After losing all four games to start the year, the Spokane Chiefs raked in the biggest scoring night of the season Wednesday night in a 9-2 slashing of the Saskatoon …
SUNDAY, JAN. 10, 2016, 9:07 P.M.
Spokane Chiefs fall to Everett Silvertips 3-1
The Spokane Chiefs brought the effort Sunday but they couldn’t figure out how to translate that hustle into goals as the Everett Silvertips won 3-1 in another key division matchup.