Stories tagged: Spokane Chiefs
Mon., June 26, 2017, 10:29 p.m.
Spokane Chiefs announce home opener; full schedule due Tuesday
The Spokane Chiefs announced Monday that their 2017-18 Western Hockey League season opener at home will be on Sept. 30 against the Kootenay Ice. The Chiefs will open the season …
UPDATED: Sat., June 24, 2017, 8:48 p.m.
Spokane Chiefs forward Jaret Anderson-Dolan selected No. 41 overall in NHL Draft
Spokane Chiefs forward Jaret Anderson-Dolan was selected 41st overall (second round) by the Los Angeles Kings in the 2017 NHL Entry Draft on Saturday in Chicago.
UPDATED: Fri., June 23, 2017, 8:31 p.m.
Spokane Chiefs’ Kailer Yamamoto selected No. 22 overall in NHL Draft
Spokane Chiefs forward Kailer Yamamoto was selected by the Edmonton Oilers No. 22 overall in the NHL Draft on Friday at the United Center in Chicago.
UPDATED: Thu., June 22, 2017, 11:23 p.m.
NHL Draft preview: For pair of Spokane Chiefs, draft means chasing their dreams
The last time the Spokane Chiefs had two players drafted in the first round of the NHL Draft was 1997, when defenseman Brad Ference was taken 10th overall by the …
Thu., June 22, 2017, 1:08 p.m.
L.A. Kings hire former Spokane Chiefs coach Don Nachbaur as assistant
LOS ANGELES – The Los Angeles Kings have hired former Spokane Chiefs coach Don Nachbaur to be an assistant on John Stevens’ new staff.
Tue., June 20, 2017, 2:37 p.m.
Chiefs notebook: Kailer Yamamoto invited to USA Hockey showcase
Spokane Chiefs forward one of 42 players invited to world junior precursor
Thu., June 15, 2017, 3:16 p.m.
Spokane Chiefs send Koby Morrisseau to Regina for draft picks
The Spokane Chiefs announced Thursday that they have traded forward Koby Morrisseau to the Regina Pats in exchange for future draft picks.
Thu., June 15, 2017, 6 a.m.
Mike Boyle, voice of the Spokane Indians, balances broadcasting jobs and fatherhood
Mike Boyle doesn’t leave much room for leisure time these days. When he’s not doing his almost nightly play-by-play broadcast for the Spokane Indians, he’s calling the hockey games for …
Wed., June 14, 2017, 5:08 p.m.
Spokane Chiefs 2017 preseason schedule announced
Spokane begins exhibition slate versus Portland on Sept. 1
Wed., June 7, 2017, 3:55 p.m.
Former Spokane Chiefs great Jon Klemm added to Kootenay Ice coaching staff
Former Spokane Chiefs player and assistant coach
Tue., June 6, 2017, 10:44 p.m.
John Blanchette: New Chiefs coach Dan Lambert has always been up for challenge
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: Tue., June 6, 2017, 5:45 p.m.
Spokane Chiefs sign Jack Finley, Tyson Feist to player agreements
Spokane Chiefs prospects Jack Finley and Tyson Feist both signed Standard Player Agreements and committed to playing in the Western Hockey League on Tuesday afternoon.
UPDATED: Mon., June 5, 2017, 9:49 p.m.
Spokane Chiefs hire Dan Lambert as head coach
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 …
Wed., May 31, 2017, 4:24 p.m.
Spokane Chiefs add forward prospect Cedric Chenier for 2017-18 season
The Spokane Chiefs announced Wednesday that forward prospect Cedric Chenier has signed a Standard Player Agreement and committed to playing in the Western Hockey League.
UPDATED: Thu., May 4, 2017, 9:10 p.m.
Spokane Chiefs take center Jack Finley, goalie Campbell Arnold in opening rounds of WHL Bantam Draft
Jack Finley and his family sat in silence in front of their living room television at their home in Kelowna, British Columbia as the sixth pick was about to be …
UPDATED: Tue., May 2, 2017, 6:59 p.m.
Import players Pavel Kousal and Ondrej Najman not returning to Spokane Chiefs next season
Czech Republic players Pavel Kousal and Ondrej Najman won’t return to the Chiefs next season, Spokane general manager Scott Carter confirmed Tuesday.
UPDATED: Mon., May 1, 2017, 11:15 p.m.
Nothing about Chiefs’ Jaret Anderson-Dolan is ordinary
Jaret Anderson-Dolan is known to turn heads. The 17-year-old forward has done so ever since appearing in his first Spokane Chiefs game at 15 in 2015.
Mon., May 1, 2017, 9:47 p.m.
WHL teams try to find diamonds in the rough in bantam draft
On Thursday, the Western Hockey League teams will determine which 14-year-old will be the future for their franchise. Naturally, uncertainty follows.
Wed., April 12, 2017, 6:58 p.m.
Spokane Chiefs’ Jaret Anderson-Dolan named captain for Team Canada U18
Spokane Chiefs forward Jaret Anderson-Dolan has been named captain of Canada’s under-18 team for the International Ice Hockey Federation U18 World Championship in Slovakia, Hockey Canada announced Wednesday.
Mon., April 10, 2017, 4:53 p.m.
Spokane Chiefs season outlook: Looking forward to bantam and import drafts
This past season was filled with learning experiences for first-year general manager Scott Carter.
UPDATED: Mon., April 10, 2017, 4:44 p.m.
Spokane Chiefs season outlook: Some prospects to keep an eye on
The Spokane Chiefs relied on a great deal of rookies this season. And with a young team, the results were often inconsistent. Eli Zummack, Ty Smith and Matt Leduc all …
Tue., April 4, 2017, 9:03 a.m.
Spokane Chiefs season outlook: Progression on backend will strengthen chances for improvement
In terms of development, the most important group for the Spokane Chiefs is its defense.
Mon., April 3, 2017, 4:57 p.m.
Area roundup: Tyler Frost helps Gonzaga baseball top UC Santa Barbara
Tyler Frost went 3 for 3 with three RBIs and Gonzaga beat UC Santa Barbara 4-1 in a nonconference matchup in Santa Barbara, California, on Monday.
UPDATED: Mon., April 3, 2017, 5:03 p.m.
Spokane Chiefs’ forward Jaret Anderson-Dolan named to Hockey Canada’s U18 roster; Ty Smith invited to training camp
Hockey Canada announced on Monday that Spokane Chiefs forward Jaret Anderson-Dolan is one of six players to make Canada’s National Men’s Under-18 roster for the 2017 International Ice Hockey Federation …
UPDATED: Tue., April 4, 2017, 9:12 a.m.
Spokane Chiefs season outlook: Forward depth will be key
One of the best lines in the WHL could be in Spokane next season.
UPDATED: Sun., April 2, 2017, 11:57 a.m.
Spokane Chiefs season outlook: Team likely moving forward with goaltenders Dawson Weatherill, Donovan Buskey
While it’s hard to blame all of the Chiefs struggles this past season on the goaltenders, consistency in between the posts will serve the team well in the future.
Fri., March 31, 2017, 11:39 a.m.
Spokane Chiefs season outlook: Young leadership emerges
By the end of the season, the Spokane Chiefs’ leadership core was young. And while it wasn’t always conducive to winning this season, it could set up the Chiefs for …
UPDATED: Thu., March 30, 2017, 10:02 p.m.
All-time wins leader Don Nachbaur out as coach of the Spokane Chiefs
Six months after extending his contract for one more year, the Spokane Chiefs on Thursday parted ways with Don Nachbaur, who guided the junior hockey team to more wins than …
Wed., March 29, 2017, 5:41 p.m.
Spokane Chiefs season outlook: 20-year-old situation uncertain, but encouraging
The Spokane Chiefs’ underwhelming 2017 season is finally over.
Wed., March 22, 2017, 10:59 p.m.
Western Hockey League honors Chiefs forward Kailer Yamamoto
Spokane Chiefs forward Kailer Yamamoto was named to the Western Hockey League’s Western Conference Second All-Star Team, it was announced on Wednesday.