Stories tagged: Spokane Chiefs
TUESDAY, JUNE 28, 2016, 11:01 P.M.
Chiefs choose two players from Czech Republic
The Spokane Chiefs on Tuesday selected two players off the same team from the Czech Republic as part of the 2016 Canadian Hockey League Import Draft.
MONDAY, JUNE 27, 2016, 6:36 P.M.
Chiefs unveil new WHL schedule
The Spokane Chiefs announced on Monday their upcoming 72-game schedule for the 2016-17 regular season. All 36 homes games will be played at the Spokane Arena.
SATURDAY, JUNE 25, 2016, 3:39 P.M.
Carolina Hurricanes select Spokane Chiefs forward Hudson Elynuik in third round of NHL draft
Spokane Chiefs forward Hudson Elynuik was selected by the Carolina Hurricanes today in the third round (74th overall) of the National Hockey League draft.
THURSDAY, JUNE 23, 2016, 2:33 P.M.
Chiefs’ Hudson Elynuik hoping to hear his name in NHL draft
Hudson Elynuik has spent his off season doing hockey things, like practicing shots in his garage in Calgary, Alberta.
TUESDAY, JUNE 21, 2016, 5:58 P.M.
Chiefs’ Kailer Yamamoto receives invitation to national junior evaluation camp
Spokane Chiefs leading scorer Kailer Yamamoto has been invited to the USA Hockey National Junior Evaluation Camp that runs from July 7 to Aug. 7 in Plymouth, Michigan.
MONDAY, JUNE 20, 2016, 11:05 P.M.
Five Spokane Chiefs invited to Canada National Team camps
Five members of the Spokane Chiefs organization have been invited to take part in the Canada National Teams’ Summer Showcase in July.
WEDNESDAY, JUNE 15, 2016, 11:14 P.M.
Chiefs trade Matt Sozanski to Moose Jaw
The Spokane Chiefs made one upcoming decision a bit easier Wednesday when they traded defenseman Matt Sozanski to Moose Jaw.
MONDAY, JUNE 13, 2016, 11:06 P.M.
Chiefs’ Don Nachbaur wins first Pat Quinn Award
Don Nachbaur, head coach of the Spokane Chiefs the last six seasons, Monday was named the inaugural recipient of the Pat Quinn Coaching Award by the BC Hockey Hall of …
WEDNESDAY, JUNE 1, 2016, 8:42 P.M.
Chiefs sign second-round pick Matt Leduc
The Spokane Chiefs, which open at home on Oct. 1 against the Tri-City Americans, have signed one of their top 2015 draft picks and another 2015 selection has been invited …
FRIDAY, MAY 13, 2016, 6:19 P.M.
First-round draft pick Luke Toporowski signs player agreement with Spokane Chiefs
Forward Luke Toporowski, chosen eighth overall in the Western Hockey League’s Bantam Draft, signed a Standard Player Agreement and committed to playing for the Spokane Chiefs, the team announced Friday.
SATURDAY, MAY 7, 2016, 6:47 P.M.
Locally: Former Spokane Chief Ray Whitney named to WHL’s list of top 50 players
Ray Whitney is No. 1 in Spokane. Now the former Chiefs standout is officially one of the top 50 players all-time in the Western Hockey League.
THURSDAY, MAY 5, 2016, 11:06 P.M.
Spokane Chiefs pick speedy forward Luke Toporowski in first round
The Spokane Chiefs selected forward
THURSDAY, MAY 5, 2016, 11:05 P.M.
Chiefs trade for goaltender Jayden Sittler
The Spokane Chiefs picked up goaltender
TUESDAY, MAY 3, 2016, 11:12 P.M.
Chiefs prepare for WHL bantam draft with eighth overall selection
The Spokane Chiefs will pump new talent into the organization Thursday as the team has three picks in the top 38 selections of the 2016 Western Hockey League Bantam Draft.
SUNDAY, APRIL 24, 2016, 10 P.M.
Yamamoto has goal, two assists in USA’s 10-3 win over Canada
Kailer Yamamoto of the Spokane Chiefs had a goal and two assists to help lead the United States to a 10-3 victory over Canada in the bronze-medal game at the …
FRIDAY, APRIL 1, 2016, 11:41 P.M.
Chiefs stay alive, defeat Victoria 4-1 in Game 5
Birthday boy Matt Sozanski had a pair of assists to help pace the Chiefs to a convincing 4-1 win over the Victoria Royals on Friday night at Save-on-Foods Memorial Centre, …
WEDNESDAY, MARCH 30, 2016, 10:57 P.M.
Victoria Royals outduel Spokane Chiefs in overtime
The Spokane Chiefs fought to the end, but the Victoria Royals battled from behind Wednesday to win 3-2 in overtime and rake a commanding 3-1 lead in the best-of-7 series.
TUESDAY, MARCH 29, 2016, 10:34 P.M.
Chiefs storm back, beat Royals to cut series deficit in half
Spokane ended Victoria’s 15-game winning streak in dramatic fashion Tuesday, as the Chiefs pounded the Royals 5-2 to fight their way back into the first-round playoff series.
MONDAY, MARCH 28, 2016, 11:02 P.M.
Spokane Chiefs try to climb out of 2-0 hole against Victoria
After two close losses, the Spokane Chiefs return to the friendly confines of the Spokane Arena in their struggle to continue the hockey season alive against the surging Victoria Royals.
SATURDAY, MARCH 26, 2016, 11:33 P.M.
Chiefs leave Victoria down two games in WHL playoff-opening series
The Spokane Chiefs are returning home in a huge hole, looking to find a way out after a 4-3 loss to the Victoria Royals on Saturday night which leaves the …
FRIDAY, MARCH 25, 2016, 11:15 P.M.
Victoria’s star players guide Game 1 playoff win over Chiefs
The Victoria Royals’ top guns provided the offense as the Western Hockey League’s regular-season champions disposed of the Spokane Chiefs 5-3 in Game 1 of their best-of-7 opening-round playoff series.
WEDNESDAY, MARCH 23, 2016, 11:15 P.M.
Matt Sozanski’s scoring spurt perfect timing for Chiefs
The Tri-City Americans’ mad dash to knock the Spokane out of the playoffs last week collided with will of a journeyman defenseman seeking his first ever goal after three years …
SATURDAY, MARCH 19, 2016, 5:11 P.M.
Locally: Spokane Chiefs captain Jason Fram earns three team awards
Jason Fram, Spokane Chiefs captain, collected three awards as the Western Hockey League team saluted its players during the final home game of the regular season last weekend.
FRIDAY, MARCH 18, 2016, 10:24 P.M.
Elynuik, Sozanski send Chiefs past Winterhawks in overtime
Hudson Elynuik and Matt Sozanski are in a groove for the Spokane Chiefs.
WEDNESDAY, MARCH 16, 2016, 10:44 P.M.
Chiefs slip past Silvertips in overtime
What a difference a day made for the Spokane Chiefs.
SATURDAY, MARCH 12, 2016, 10:56 P.M.
Kelowna zips past Spokane in Chiefs’ final home game of regular season
A night after dominating rival Tri-City 6-1, the Chiefs got slammed by the same score Saturday night by Kelowna in Spokane’s final home game of the regular season.
FRIDAY, MARCH 11, 2016, 11:57 P.M.
Chiefs collect precious points in 6-1 win over Tri-City
In a must-win game to reach the playoffs, the Spokane Chiefs put on an offensive show and crushed visiting Tri-City Americans 6-1 Friday night to get some breathing room. The …
WEDNESDAY, MARCH 9, 2016, 11:42 P.M.
Chiefs can’t dig out of early hole in 3-2 loss to Kamloops
The short-handed Spokane Chiefs twice rallied but couldn’t manufacture another goal, falling 3-2 Wednesday night to the Kamloops Blazers.
TUESDAY, MARCH 8, 2016, 11:20 P.M.
Injury-plagued Chiefs gear up for homestretch
The Spokane Chiefs return their battered lineup to home ice Wednesday night for the final stretch of games as the players make a final push to solidify a spot in …
SATURDAY, MARCH 5, 2016, 10:41 P.M.
Spokane Chiefs’ hold on playoff spot slips slightly