Stories tagged: Spokane Chiefs
Wed., June 13, 2018, 9:11 p.m.
The Spokane Chiefs will open their Western Hockey League preseason schedule Aug. 31 against the Portland Winterhawks in Everett, the team announced Wednesday.
UPDATED: Wed., May 30, 2018, 6:33 p.m.
Spokane Chiefs defensemen Ty Smith and Filip Kral have been invited to the National Hockey League’s annual draft combine, set to take place this week in Buffalo, New York.
Thu., May 24, 2018, 5:55 p.m.
Graham Sward, the 17th overall selection in this year’s Western Hockey League Bantam Draft, signed a standard player agreement with the Spokane Chiefs, the team announced Thursday.
Thu., May 3, 2018, 3:58 p.m.
The Spokane Chiefs selected 12 players in the Western Hockey League’s Bantam Draft on Thursday, including defenseman Graham Sward with the 17th overall pick.
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.
Tue., May 1, 2018, 4:25 p.m.
Spokane Chiefs assistant general manager of hockey operations Chris Moulton, who has been part of the staff since 2005, signed an extension with the organization, the team announced Tuesday.
Fri., April 20, 2018, 9:20 a.m.
The former Spokane Chiefs head coach went 137-138-53 in his lone head coaching job in the NHL. He had one season left on the contract extension he signed in 2016.
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.
Sat., April 14, 2018, 4:48 p.m.
Danny Hultzen was the can’t-miss kid, a John Olerud Award winner as the best two-way player in college baseball while at the University of Virginia.
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.
Thu., April 12, 2018, 5:45 p.m.
The Spokane Chiefs announced Thursday the extension of hockey staff members, including assistant coach Scott Burt, equipment manager Tim Lindblade and assistant director of hockey operations Chris Baird.
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
Thu., April 5, 2018, 5:01 p.m.
Former Chiefs defenseman Tyson Helgesen signs amateur tryout agreement with American Hockey League team
Spokane Chiefs defenseman and two-year team captain Tyson Helgesen signed an amateur tryout agreement with the American Hockey League’s Hartford (Connecticut) Wolf Pack, the Wolf Pack announced Thursday.
UPDATED: Thu., April 5, 2018, 4:52 p.m.
Spokane Chiefs defenseman Ty Smith will represent Canada at the upcoming International Ice Hockey Federation U18 World Championships in Russia, Hockey Canada announced Thursday.
Tue., April 3, 2018, 9:58 p.m.
Cody Glass shattered the Spokane Chiefs’ dream of a playoff series victory Tuesday.
Mon., April 2, 2018, 11:20 p.m.
Facing another must-win situation, the Chiefs kept their season alive, thoroughly outplaying the Portland Winterhawks and winning 5-2 to force a Game 7 in Portland on Tuesday.
Sun., April 1, 2018, 9:03 p.m.
Game 6 of a Western Hockey League first-round playoff series between Spokane and Portland takes place Monday night at the Arena. The Chiefs trail 3-2 in a series that has …
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: Sun., March 18, 2018, 8:47 p.m.
Riley McKay scored in the fourth round of the shootout, and the Spokane Chiefs closed out the regular season by rallying for a thrilling 5-4 win Sunday over the Portland …
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.