Stories tagged: Seattle Thunderbirds
UPDATED: Fri., Nov. 16, 2018, 11:08 p.m.
The Spokane Chiefs started November with some bad losses that at times featured some selfish play, frustrating players and coaches alike.
Tue., Nov. 13, 2018, 10:26 p.m.
Luke Toporowski scored with a minute left in overtime, and the Spokane Chiefs rallied late to stun the Seattle Thunderbirds 3-2 Tuesday in Western Hockey League play at ShoWare Center …
UPDATED: Tue., Oct. 30, 2018, 10:39 p.m.
Spokane Chiefs head coach Dan Lambert was looking for a better effort and solid, simple hockey from his team. After two weekend games in which he lamented his team’s play …
Thu., Sept. 6, 2018, 7:09 p.m.
Matthew Wedman scored twice, including the winner with 3 minutes, 33 seconds left, and the Seattle Thunderbirds edged the Spokane Chiefs 3-2 on Thursday in Western Hockey League preseason play …
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.
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.
UPDATED: Sat., Jan. 6, 2018, 10:24 p.m.
The Spokane Chiefs went from feast to famine in 24 hours.
Fri., Dec. 29, 2017, 10:57 p.m.
The Seattle Thunderbirds had an answer to the Spokane Chiefs’ four-goal second period on Friday.
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.
Sat., Dec. 9, 2017, 11:17 p.m.
It rained teddy bears and goals Saturday night at the Arena, as the Spokane Chiefs opened the floodgates in the second and third periods to lay a 9-2 thrashing on …
Wed., May 10, 2017, 10:52 p.m.
Keegan Kolesar had a goal and set up two others to lead the Seattle Thunderbirds to a 6-1 rout over the Regina Pats on Wednesday in Game 4 of the …
Tue., May 9, 2017, 10:27 p.m.
Tyler Brown made 35 saves, including 18 in the third period, as the Regina Pats held on for a 3-2 win over the Seattle Thunderbirds on Tuesday in Game 3 …
Sat., May 6, 2017, 9:27 p.m.
Josh Mahura scored his second goal of the night in overtime as the Regina Pats edged the Seattle Thunderbirds 4-3 on Saturday in Game 2 of the Western Hockey League …
Wed., May 3, 2017, 4:12 p.m.
Sam Steel didn’t go into the 2016-17 season expecting to win the Western Hockey League scoring title. That’s exactly what happened and the 19-year-old forward was rewarded for his efforts …
UPDATED: Sun., Jan. 22, 2017, 10:09 p.m.
Despite being out for the season with a lower-body injury, Spokane Chiefs forward Jake McGrew added to his highlight tape on Saturday against Kootenay.
UPDATED: Wed., Jan. 18, 2017, 12:07 p.m.
Due to road conditions throughout the state, The Spokane Chiefs game against the Seattle Thunderbirds at the Arena on Wednesday is postponed.
Sun., Jan. 15, 2017, 8:05 p.m.
Kailer Yamamoto scored a pair of goals but the Spokane Chiefs lost in their final stop of a four-game road trip, 6-4, to the Seattle Thunderbirds on Sunday night.
Tue., Dec. 27, 2016, 10:09 p.m.
Sami Moilanen scored with 7 minutes, 48 seconds left Tuesday to give the Seattle Thunderbirds a 3-2 win over the Spokane Chiefs at ShoWare Center as Western Hockey League teams …
Tue., Dec. 13, 2016, 10:57 p.m.
Jaret Anderson-Dolan scored midway through the third period to break a 1-1 tie and the Spokane Chiefs beat the Seattle Thunderbirds 3-1 in Western Hockey League action in Kent, Washington, …
Thu., Nov. 3, 2016, 11:04 p.m.
The Spokane Chiefs stumbled out of the gate to start the season and were dancing with Seattle Thunderbirds for the bottom of the U.S. Division standings. But the Chiefs (6-6-2-1, …
Tue., Oct. 11, 2016, 10:03 p.m.
Kailer Yamamoto scored a go-ahead goal just 40 seconds into the third period and Curtis Miske added an empty-netter with 14 seconds left in the game to propel the Spokane …
Fri., Sept. 23, 2016, 12:40 p.m.
One day before the regular season begins, the Spokane Chiefs extended the contract of coach Don Nachbaur to keep the franchise’s all-time winningest coach under contract through the 2017-18 season.
Thu., Sept. 22, 2016, 8:20 p.m.
It looks like all the other teams in the U.S. Division again will be chasing the Seattle Thunderbirds as the regular season opens on Saturday.
Tue., Dec. 29, 2015, 10:17 p.m.
KENT — The excitement from Kailer Yamamoto’s equalizer early in the third period was short lived on Tuesday night. Seattle’s Keegan Kolesar scored 11 seconds after Yamamoto tied it at …
Fri., Dec. 11, 2015, 10:51 p.m.
The Spokane Chiefs were in the hunt for first place on Friday night, but they weren’t counting on hard-charging Ethan Bear.
Wed., Dec. 9, 2015, 10:39 p.m.
The Spokane Chiefs got an epic effort from a goalie and opportunistic scoring Wednesday night to somehow beat the Seattle Thunderbirds 4-2.
Sat., March 21, 2015
You wouldn’t know it by Friday night’s lopsided 7-2 score – which came courtesy of Ryan Gropp’s four goals – but the victorious Seattle Thunderbirds and vanquished Spokane Chiefs are …
Mon., Jan. 26, 2015
Spokane Chiefs head coach Don Nachbaur is only exaggerating slightly when he says half of his lineup is sitting in the stands. The injury-riddled Chiefs lost their season-high sixth consecutive …
Wed., Jan. 14, 2015
KENT, Wash. – Keegan Kolesar scored in the fifth round of a shootout Tuesday to give the Seattle Thunderbirds a 5-4 victory over the Spokane Chiefs at ShoWare Center. Seattle, …
Mon., Dec. 8, 2014
In a span of eight days, the Spokane Chiefs have gone from being to one of the Western Hockey League’s hottest teams to being, in the words of head coach …