Stories tagged: Spokane Chiefs
Tue., 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 …
Sat., March 5, 2016, 10:41 p.m.
Spokane Chiefs’ hold on playoff spot slips slightly
Fri., March 4, 2016, 10:58 p.m.
Spokane Chiefs hold off Prince George
In a penalty-filled affair, the Spokane Chiefs built a two-goal lead midway through the third period and held on nervously to beat the Prince George Cougars 3-2 in Western Hockey …
Wed., March 2, 2016, 9:59 p.m.
Spokane Chiefs fire blanks, lose to Kamloops Blazers
Matt Revel and Jake Kryski each had a goal and an assist to power the Kamloops Blazers to a 5-0 victory over the Spokane Chiefs in Wesern Hockey League action …
Sat., Feb. 27, 2016, 10:24 p.m.
Chiefs fall to Kelowna in shootout
Kelowna, B.C. – Justin Kirkland and Tomas Soustal scored shootout goals and the Kelowna Rockets beat the Spokane Chiefs 4-3 in a Western Hockey League game on Saturday. It was …
Sun., Feb. 21, 2016, 7:41 p.m.
Silvertips dominate Chiefs 4-1
Patrick Bajkov scored twice, Carter Hart came 32 seconds from his league-leading seventh shutout, and the Everett Silvertips beat the Spokane Chiefs 4-1 in Western Hockey League play at Xfinity …
Sat., Feb. 20, 2016, 11:50 p.m.
Hudson Elynuik’s two goals carry Chiefs past Americans
The Spokane Chiefs started strongly Saturday night and then faded. With Tri-City threatening to steal the game, Hudson Elynuik swiped the puck, raced up the ice and scored a short-handed …
Fri., Feb. 19, 2016, 11:27 p.m.
Thunderbirds beat Spokane Chiefs 2-1 in overtime
Ethan Bear scored on the first shot in overtime to send the Seattle Thunderbirds past the Spokane Chiefs 2-1 in Western Hockey League play Saturday night in Seattle.
Sat., Feb. 13, 2016, 10:54 p.m.
Keanu Yamamoto’s OT goal gives Chiefs victory
The Spokane Chiefs were playing without three top players and had to endure overtime for the second straight night against the Kootenay Ice.
Fri., Feb. 12, 2016, 11:35 p.m.
Kootenay tops Chiefs in shootout
CRANBROOK, B.C. – Tanner Lishchynsky’s wrist-shot through traffic found the back of the net with 3 seconds left in the third period and Matt Alfaro and Jesse Zaharichuk scored shootout …
Wed., Feb. 10, 2016, 11:52 p.m.
Winterhawks defeat Spokane Chiefs in overtime
The Spokane Chiefs scored two goals in the final 10 minutes to force overtime Wednesday night, but the Portland Winterhawks scored with 15 seconds remaining in the extra period to …
Sat., Feb. 6, 2016, 9:56 p.m.
Area roundup: Americans top Chiefs 4-1
A night after scoring six goals against the top team in the Western Hockey League, the Spokane Chiefs’ offense fell flat in a 4-1 loss to the Tri-City Americans Saturday …
Fri., Feb. 5, 2016, 10:19 p.m.
Yamamoto, Chiefs cruise past Kelowna
KELOWNA, British Columbia – Keanu Yamamoto showed off his long-range accuracy on Friday night and helped lead the Spokane Chiefs to a 6-3 win over the Kelowna Rockets in Western …
Fri., Feb. 5, 2016, 5:57 p.m.
From pucks to pigskin: Teacher turns Broncos hate into Super Bowl love
Rachael McCann grew up in a household of 10, and in defiance of three older brothers, rooted for the Denver Broncos. On Sunday she will be at the Super Bowl. …
Wed., Feb. 3, 2016, 9:58 p.m.
Chiefs storm past Vancouver
Kailer Yamamoto scored just 42 seconds into the match and the Spokane Chiefs never looked back en route to a 6-2 victory over the Vancouver Giants in Western Hockey League …
Sun., Jan. 31, 2016, 10:31 p.m.
Spokane Chiefs take 4-1 victory over division-leader Everett
Dominic Zwerger scored two goals and assisted on two others and the Spokane Chiefs knocked off the U.S. Division-leading Everett Silvertips 4-1 in a Western Hockey League game Sunday evening …
Sat., Jan. 30, 2016, 11:17 p.m.
Chiefs fall apart in loss to Americans
After an emotional win Friday night over Seattle, the Spokane Chiefs came out hot on Saturday but the Tri-City Americans kept answering and then ran away for a 7-3 win.
Sat., Jan. 30, 2016, 11:54 a.m.
Spokane Chiefs honor Ray Whitney, then beat Thunderbirds
The Spokane Chiefs came from behind against Seattle Friday night for a huge 5-4 win over a division rival on an evening the franchise recognized its greatest player and crowned …
Fri., Jan. 22, 2016, 9:23 p.m.
Yamamoto gives Chiefs 7-6 overtime win over Kootenay
CRANBROOK, B.C. – Kailer Yamamoto scored his team-leading 19th goal of the season just more than a minute into overtime to give the Spokane Chiefs a 7-6 win over the …
Wed., Jan. 20, 2016, 9:29 p.m.
Hurricanes blow past Chiefs
Brayden Burke scored a pair of third-period goals and finished with a hat trick to power the Lethbridge Hurricanes to a 4-0 victory over the visiting Spokane Chiefs in Western …
Thu., Jan. 14, 2016, 7:24 p.m.
Area roundup: Spokane Chiefs’ Ty Smith selected for Team Canada
The newest Spokane Chief, 15-year-old Ty Smith, has been selected to compete for Team Canada in the upcoming 2016 Winter Youth Olympic Games in Lillehammer, Norway.
Tue., Jan. 12, 2016, 11:35 p.m.
Blanchette: Chiefs coach Don Nachbaur has left his mark in Spokane
Not quite 40 years ago, when Don Nachbaur was a boy on skates in the game he coaches now, he remembers being whistled to center ice at practice, being tossed …
Sun., Jan. 10, 2016, 9:07 p.m.
Spokane Chiefs fall to Everett Silvertips 3-1
The Spokane Chiefs brought the effort Sunday but they couldn’t figure out how to translate that hustle into goals as the Everett Silvertips won 3-1 in another key division matchup.
Sat., Jan. 9, 2016, 11:06 p.m.
Chiefs can’t overcome Regina’s quick start
The Spokane Chiefs suffered one of their worst defeats of the season Saturday night as the Regina Pats came to town and won 7-2 in a game that didn’t seem …
Fri., Jan. 8, 2016, 9:14 a.m.
Chiefs reboot with new faces in second half of season
The Spokane Chiefs head into a pair of weekend games hoping to get two newly acquired players up to speed after trading away two longtime fixtures of the team.
Sun., Jan. 3, 2016, 8:01 p.m.
Spokane Chiefs lose to Winterhawks for second time in two nights
Dominic Turgeon scored two goals and the Portland beat Spokane 5-1 in a Western Hockey League game on Sunday night, the Chiefs’ second loss to the Winterhawks in two nights.
Sat., Jan. 2, 2016, 10:59 p.m.
Winterhawks beat Chiefs in shootout
PORTLAND – The Spokane Chiefs had their share of opportunities on Saturday night, they just didn’t cash in. Portland’s Jack Dougherty and Dominic Turgeon scored in the shootout and the …
Fri., Jan. 1, 2016, 6:56 p.m.
Chiefs trade their leading scorer, Adam Helewka, to Red Deer
The Spokane Chiefs, in the thick of the Western Hockey League’s U.S. Division race, traded leading scorer Adam Helewka to the Red Deer Rebels on Friday for two players and …
Tue., Dec. 29, 2015, 10:17 p.m.
Thunderbirds top Chiefs 2-1
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 …
Sun., Dec. 27, 2015, 8:57 p.m.
Verhelst’s sparkling play in net leads Spokane Chiefs to 3-0 win over Seattle Thunderbirds
The Spokane Chiefs started slow but turned on the heat on a snowy Sunday night to beat division rival Seattle 3-0 at the Arena and regain a tie for second …