Stories tagged: Dan Lambert
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.
Thu., Aug. 23, 2018, 6:13 p.m.
The Spokane Chiefs took to the ice again Thursday, bursting with a preseason roster so long it had to be split among three squads.
UPDATED: Fri., April 13, 2018, 5:46 p.m.
Spokane Chiefs head coach Dan Lambert will serve as one of four coaches as the U.S. Prospects Camp, the Western Hockey League announced Friday.
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: Tue., Feb. 20, 2018, 10:49 p.m.
It’s tough to score on the Everett Silvertips.
Wed., Feb. 14, 2018, 10:53 p.m.
While playing on their heels in the third period against a team outside the Western Hockey League’s playoff picture, the Spokane Chiefs needed someone to pull them out of their …
Tue., Jan. 23, 2018, 10:15 p.m.
Coming into Tuesday’s game at the Arena, the Swift Current Broncos boasted the second-best record in the Western Hockey League.
UPDATED: Sat., Jan. 20, 2018, 10:50 p.m.
In a raucous atmosphere and a back-and-forth game, the little mistakes are costly.
Wed., Jan. 17, 2018, 10:20 p.m.
Spokane Chiefs head coach Dan Lambert wanted Kailer Yamamoto to produce more offense now that Yamamoto is back in the Spokane lineup full time.
Sat., Jan. 13, 2018, 10:28 p.m.
It’s hard enough to score on Carter Hart, the star goaltender of the Everett Silvertips and Canadian World Junior gold medalist.
UPDATED: Fri., Jan. 12, 2018, 10:38 p.m.
Spokane Chiefs head coach Dan Lambert couldn’t have asked for a better 48th birthday gift.
Wed., Dec. 27, 2017, 10:38 p.m.
In their first game back from the Christmas break, there were ample opportunities for the Spokane Chiefs to mail it in against the Seattle Thunderbirds on Wednesday.
Wed., Nov. 29, 2017, 10:19 p.m.
As random as hockey is, it’s good to get some lucky bounces.
UPDATED: Sat., Nov. 25, 2017, 11:49 p.m.
The Spokane Chiefs’ power play was among the least lethal in the Western Hockey League coming into Saturday’s game against the visiting Regina Pats.
Sat., Nov. 18, 2017, 10:37 p.m.
If Friday’s night’s 1-0 loss to the Victoria Royals was possibly the worst game the Chiefs have played this season, Saturday night’s game against the Prince Albert Raiders may have …
UPDATED: Tue., Nov. 7, 2017, 7:13 p.m.
If Kailer Yamamoto were disappointed on Tuesday morning in his first practice back with the Spokane Chiefs after spending two-plus months with the NHL’s Edmonton Oilers, he didn’t show it.
Sat., Nov. 4, 2017, 11:45 p.m.
It’s the little things that always make the difference.
Fri., Nov. 3, 2017, 11:08 p.m.
The Spokane Chiefs have yet to show power on the power play.
Fri., Oct. 20, 2017, 10:31 p.m.
Hockey can be a cruel game at times. The Spokane Chiefs experienced that in their 3-2 shootout loss to the Kamloops Blazers Friday night.
Wed., Oct. 18, 2017, 10:28 p.m.
The Spokane Chiefs made the most of their four power-play opportunities, scoring on two of them in a 2-1 win.
Sat., Oct. 14, 2017, 10:54 p.m.
The tenor of a hockey game can change at any moment, thanks to the randomness of the sport.
Fri., Oct. 6, 2017, 10:45 p.m.
Six games into the Western Hockey League season, the Spokane Chiefs are looking for some chemistry and are in desperate need of an improved power play.
Wed., Oct. 4, 2017, 10:36 p.m.
It’s an old adage in hockey: When in doubt, put the puck on net because good things can happen.
Thu., Sept. 28, 2017, 7:46 p.m.
The Spokane Chiefs return a lot of experience and should be strong offensively. If the defense improves, they will make a return to the playoffs.
Thu., Sept. 28, 2017, 6:30 p.m.
Dan Lambert said his players – and the fans – might be keeping a watchful eye on the record again this year, but he’ll be more focused on developing players …
UPDATED: Sat., Aug. 26, 2017, 9:29 p.m.
First-year Spokane Chiefs coach Dan Lambert is already impressed by what he’s seen from his young squad. The three-day training camp was just enough for Lambert to get his first …
UPDATED: Thu., Aug. 24, 2017, 6:33 p.m.
At the Spokane Arena on Thursday was the indescribable, but instantly recognizable, sound of skates cutting ice and the occasional crashing of players into the boards as the first day …
Tue., June 6, 2017, 10:44 p.m.
For all the many testimonials – compassionate, a communicator, a teacher – whether Dan Lambert is what the Spokane Chiefs need in a head coach will be answered in the …
UPDATED: Mon., June 5, 2017, 9:49 p.m.
The Spokane Chiefs have hired Dan Lambert as the 12th full-time head coach in the team’s Western Hockey League history. The team plans to announce Lambert, 47, as head coach …