Stories tagged: Spokane Chiefs
UPDATED: Fri., March 10, 2017, 11 p.m.
WHL days running down, Spokane Chiefs’ Jayden Sittler plays well in loss to Portland
Jayden Sittler’s final season in the Western Hockey League with the Spokane Chiefs didn’t go like he planned.
UPDATED: Wed., March 8, 2017, 10:39 p.m.
Silvertips put end to Chiefs’ postseason hopes
After hanging to their playoff hopes by a thread for the last month, the Spokane Chiefs are now eliminated from the Western Hockey League playoffs.
Tue., March 7, 2017, 10:08 p.m.
Spokane Chiefs edge closer to elimination with loss to Seattle
The Spokane Chiefs aren’t mathematically eliminated from the Western Hockey League playoffs, but they’re close.
Sat., March 4, 2017, 10:13 p.m.
Take two: Spokane Chiefs lose 2-goal leads on consecutive nights to Victoria
Matthew Phillips scored his 46th goal of the season 2:42 into overtime and the Victoria Royals downed the Spokane Chiefs 4-3 on Saturday in Western Hockey League action.
Fri., March 3, 2017, 10:06 p.m.
Spokane Chiefs lose two-goal lead and game to Victoria
Matthew Phillips notched his 44th goal of the campaign with just over seven minutes to play in regulation and the Victoria Royals made it stand as the game-winner and edged …
Wed., March 1, 2017, 10:27 p.m.
Chiefs cruise past Silvertips
Spokane’s top-three leading goal scorers this season – Kailer Yamamoto, Jaret Anderson-Dolan, Keanu Yamamoto – all scored to pace the Spokane Chiefs to a 4-1 victory over the Western Conference-leading …
Sun., Feb. 26, 2017, 9:59 p.m.
Lackluster first period drowns Spokane Chiefs in 9-5 loss to Kelowna
The Spokane Chiefs found out the hard way how potent an odd-man rush can be this weekend. After giving up three goals in the third period in a 5-1 loss …
UPDATED: Sun., Feb. 26, 2017, 4:55 p.m.
Spokane Chiefs fall to Tri-City again, this one a 5-1 thumping
There’s something about facing Tri-City that gives Spokane fits. The Chiefs fell to 2-7-1-0 against the Americans this season after a 5-1 thumping at the Arena on Saturday.
Fri., Feb. 24, 2017, 11:48 p.m.
For Chiefs’ Luke Gallagher, there’s no place like the hometown ice
Luke Gallagher was only 8 years old during the Chiefs Memorial Cup run in 2008. His memory is shady on how it unfolded, but remembers his friends and family members …
Tue., Feb. 21, 2017, 11:15 p.m.
Spokane Chiefs add defensemen Luke Gallagher to roster
Luke Gallagher, a 16-year-old defenseman out of Mead, Washington, has been added to the Spokane Chiefs roster for the rest of the season, the team announced on Tuesday.
Sat., Feb. 18, 2017, 11:22 p.m.
Kailer Yamamoto scores again but Spokane Chiefs dumped by Tri-City
Kailer Yamamoto scored his team-leading 34th goal of the season, but the Tri-City Americans downed the Spokane Chiefs 5-1 on Saturday at the Toyota Center in Kennewick.
Fri., Feb. 17, 2017, 11:29 p.m.
Kailer Yamamoto scores in overtime to lift Spokane Chiefs over Kelowna
Kailer Yamamoto scored 61 seconds into overtime with this 33rd goal of the season to lift the Spokane Chiefs over the Kelowna Rockets 5-4 in Western Hockey League action in …
Tue., Feb. 14, 2017, 11:46 p.m.
Spokane Chiefs cough up five-goal third in loss to Prince George
Kody McDonald scored a power-play goal at the start of the third period – the first of five in the frame – to break open a close game and the …
Mon., Feb. 13, 2017, 9:15 p.m.
Young line gives Chiefs hope for the future
The Spokane Chiefs’ top scorers, such as Kailer and Keanu Yamamoto, Jaret Anderson-Dolan and Hudson Elynuik, are undeniably talented and exciting to watch.
Mon., Feb. 13, 2017, 9:15 p.m.
Big rally lifts Spokane Chiefs over conference-leading Prince George
The Spokane Chiefs erased an early two-goal deficit and beat the Western Hockey League Western Conference-leading Prince George Cougars, 4-3, at the CN Center on Monday.
UPDATED: Sat., Feb. 11, 2017, 11:35 p.m.
Goalie Dawson Weatherill enters late in game to help Spokane Chiefs hold off top rival Tri-City
Moments after Kailer Yamamoto won the game-sealing faceoff with 4 seconds remaining, he skated over to his goaltender, Dawson Weatherill, patted him on the helmet and came in for an …
Fri., Feb. 10, 2017, 11:01 p.m.
Spokane Chiefs lose two-goal lead, fall in shootout to Portland Winterhawks
Joachim Blichfeld scored twice in the third period to tie it and was the only shooter successful in a shootout and the Portland Winterhawks overcame the Spokane Chiefs 5-4 on …
Wed., 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.
Sat., Feb. 4, 2017, 11:54 p.m.
Spokane Chiefs suffer penalties, missed offensive opportunities in loss to Kamloops
A turbulent third period doomed the Spokane Chiefs on Saturday at the Arena, as Spokane committed four penalties and failed to capitalize on golden chances, and lost out on a …
UPDATED: Fri., 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.
UPDATED: Thu., Feb. 2, 2017, 5:55 p.m.
Kailer Yamamoto showcases skill in CHL/NHL prospects game
Another accomplishment was added to Kailer Yamamoto’s hockey resume this week.
UPDATED: Thu., Feb. 2, 2017, 5:59 p.m.
Spokane Chiefs forward Alex Mowbray rediscovers WHL career in Spokane
Alex Mowbray’s Western Hockey League career was resurrected with one unexpected phone call.
UPDATED: Thu., Feb. 2, 2017, 5:56 p.m.
Spokane Chiefs assistant coach Scott Burt extended through 2017-18
The Spokane Chiefs have extended the contract of assistant coach Scott Burt through the 2017-18 season, the team announced on Thursday.
Tue., Jan. 31, 2017, 6:43 p.m.
Brian Strimbiski, who helped take Spokane hockey to new heights, dies at 75
Brian Strimbiski, a key member Spokane’s first two Allan Cup senior amateur hockey championship teams in the early 1970s, has died after a battle with cancer in Renton, Washington. He …
Mon., Jan. 30, 2017, 10:40 p.m.
Kailer Yamomoto records goal and assist in CHL/NHL prospects game
Spokane Chiefs forward Kailer Yamamoto scored one goal and added an assist in the CHL/NHL prospects game on Monday in Quebec City.
Sat., Jan. 28, 2017, 10:13 p.m.
Spokane Chiefs blitzed in 8-3 loss to Tri-City Americans
Vladislav Lukin scored twice and the Tri-City Americans broke open a competitive game with three goals in a four-minute spurt in the third period to down the Spokane Chiefs 8-3 …
UPDATED: Fri., Jan. 27, 2017, 9:52 p.m.
Spokane Chiefs remain on outside of playoffs with loss to Kootenay
Colton Kroeker scored a 5-on-3 power-play goal midway through the third period to lift the Kootenay Ice over the Spokane Chiefs 3-2 at Western Financial Place in Cranbrook, B.C. in …
Tue., Jan. 24, 2017, 11:22 p.m.
Spokane Chiefs lose to Seattle Thunderbirds in overtime
UPDATED: Sun., Jan. 22, 2017, 10:09 p.m.
Chiefs notebook: Spokane’s Jake McGrew makes broadcasting debut against Kootenay
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.
Wed., Jan. 18, 2017, 10:36 p.m.
Area roundup: Walla Walla men hand NIC first loss in NWAC
Area roundup: Gabe Porter buried seven 3-pointers on his way to a team-high 32 points and the visiting Walla Walla Warriors outdueled the North Idaho Cardinals in a battle for …