Stories tagged: Chiefs
Fri., Dec. 2, 2016, 11:46 p.m.
Some players are more fit for overtime hockey than others, and certainly Spokane Chiefs forward Hudson Elynuik is one of the those players.
Thu., Dec. 1, 2016, 8:41 a.m.
A GRIP ON SPORTS • If you only read headlines, there are a few today that don’t tell you the whole story. Or might even qualify for the newest rage: …
Wed., Nov. 30, 2016, 11:48 p.m.
In a game in which Spokane was presented with several scoring chances and fired 35 shots on goal, the Chiefs left the ice with a reminder of how fickle luck …
Sun., Nov. 27, 2016, 8:37 a.m.
A GRIP ON SPORTS • Is anything still called “super-sized” anymore? Well, if the term is still used then it is appropriate for today. It’s “Super-Sized Sunday.” (Not to be …
Sat., Nov. 26, 2016, 11:50 p.m.
The Spokane Chiefs surrendered a 4-2 lead half way through the second period Saturday night before falling 6-5 to the visiting Edmonton Oil Kings.
Sat., Nov. 26, 2016, 8:35 a.m.
A GRIP ON SPORTS • What is that old saying about the amount of fight in the dog? Something about size, right? But what happens when the bigger dog puts …
Fri., Nov. 25, 2016, 11:20 p.m.
Spokane got hat tricks from Hudson Elynuik and Jaret Anderson-Dolan Friday night as the Chiefs destroyed the visiting Vancouver Giants 10-1.
Thu., Nov. 24, 2016, 9:15 a.m.
A GRIP ON SPORTS • It’s Thanksgiving. In my lifetime – and that’s not a short span my friends – that’s meant three things: way too much food, great football …
Wed., Nov. 23, 2016, 9:50 p.m.
Pavel Kousal scored twice and the Spokane Chiefs edged the Kamloops Blazers 3-2 in regulation in Western Hockey League action at Sandman Centre in Kamloops, British Columbia, on Wednesday.
Sun., Nov. 20, 2016, 8:35 a.m.
A GRIP ON SPORTS • Where were we? Oh ya, talking about the Apple Cup. Well, at least that hasn’t changed. This year’s rivalry game between Washington and Washington State …
Sat., Nov. 19, 2016, 10:42 p.m.
Being on the penalty kill nine times in one game makes winning hard.
Fri., Nov. 18, 2016, 10:56 p.m.
Tied at 1 heading into the third period, the Spokane Chiefs needed a spark.
Thu., Nov. 17, 2016, 8:52 a.m.
Grip on Sports: It’s another Thursday with the Cougars and the rest of the Inland Northwest sports scene
A GRIP ON SPORTS • Every day. Well, almost every day. That’s how often we put together this column. Most days are pretty easy. But Thursdays? Those are tough. So …
Tue., Nov. 15, 2016, 10:53 p.m.
The Spokane Chiefs gave up three third-period goals in losing 5-2 to Seattle at the Arena on Tuesday night.
Mon., Nov. 14, 2016, 8:55 a.m.
A GRIP ON SPORTS • Back in the day, the nuns at St. Rita’s elementary taught us a song in unity with California’s striking farm workers. We learned the lyrics …
Sun., Nov. 13, 2016, 9:53 a.m.
A GRIP ON SPORTS • You may not have been awake to see it, but Washington State crushed California last night 56-21. And, unless you were in Cheney, you probably …
Sat., Nov. 12, 2016, 10:24 p.m.
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 …
Fri., Nov. 11, 2016, 8:19 a.m.
A GRIP ON SPORTS • Today is my Christmas. College basketball begins again. And the presents keep on coming until April. Aren’t we lucky? Read on.
Thu., Nov. 10, 2016, 10:24 p.m.
After completing the longest road trip of the season, Spokane got the benefit of a full week of practice.
Mon., Nov. 7, 2016, 8:01 a.m.
A GRIP ON SPORTS • Monday night means Monday Night Football. Has for as long as most of us can remember. For the Seahawks and their fans, Monday Night Football …
Sun., Nov. 6, 2016, 5:28 p.m.
A GRIP ON SPORTS • As Washington State and Washington play a weekly game of “can you top this,” the Apple Cup looms ever larger in our front window. Sort …
Sat., Nov. 5, 2016, 10:25 p.m.
The Spokane Chiefs overcame a 3-1 deficit to take a 4-3 lead Saturday night over Tri-City. But the Americans scored with six seconds left in regulation and then took 55 …
Sat., Nov. 5, 2016, 6:29 a.m.
A GRIP ON SPORTS • There are four football games in the Pac-12 today. All of them, including the one in Pullman this afternoon, include a double-digit favorite. What happened …
Fri., Nov. 4, 2016, 11:31 p.m.
The Spokane Chiefs got a late goal from Kailer Yamamoto to take Red Deer to overtime, but the Rebels scored with only 29 seconds left in the extra period for …
Fri., Nov. 4, 2016, 8:16 a.m.
A GRIP ON SPORTS • Professional sports on Nov. 4: Baseball is in bed for the year. Basketball isn’t really in full swing yet, though there was an interesting matchup …
Mon., Oct. 31, 2016, 7:02 p.m.
Andre Johnson called Tennessee coach Mike Mularkey, asking if they could talk Monday morning. After 14 NFL seasons, the man with more catches than anyone else currently playing had made …
Sun., Oct. 30, 2016, 8:53 a.m.
A GRIP ON SPORTS • The college football season is anything but a holiday. Yet you can mark the time via holidays. And, after Washington State’s wild comeback win in …
Sat., Oct. 29, 2016, 10:46 p.m.
Tyler Steenburgen scored with 31 seconds left in overtime to give the Swift Current Broncos a 3-2 win over the Spokane Chiefs on Saturday in Western Hockey League action.
Fri., Oct. 28, 2016, 11:25 p.m.
Jaret Anderson-Dolan capped a three-goal second period and the Spokane Chiefs held off the Prince Albert Raiders 4-2, in Western Hockey League action on Friday.
Wed., Oct. 26, 2016, 8:58 p.m.
Kailer Yamamoto scored a pair of goals – giving him 10 on the season – and the Spokane Chiefs breezed to a 6-2 victory over the Saskatoon Blades in Western …