Stories tagged: Tri-City Americans
Fri., Dec. 26, 2014, 5:22 p.m.
The Chiefs can forge their second five-game winning streak of the season with a victory over the Tri-City Americans. Game time is 7:05 p.m. Saturday at the Arena.
Sun., Nov. 16, 2014
In the Western Hockey League, nights spent in cramped buses after games far away from home are the norm. For the Spokane Chiefs, an early morning arrival after a long …
Sun., Sept. 28, 2014
Garret Hughson deflected the last dangerous Tri-City shot and Don Nachbaur deflected any talk about his 600th career win. Hughson improved to 2-0 as Chiefs starting goaltender and Nachbaur became …
Sun., Sept. 21, 2014
KENNEWICK – As to the nagging question of who will score for the Spokane Chiefs this season, the early answer appears to be: “anybody.” Mitch Lipon and Tyson Helgesen scored …
Sat., Sept. 20, 2014, 10:51 p.m.
Mitch Lipon and Tyson Helgesen scored their first goals as Chiefs to highlight a 4-2 win over the Tri-City Americans as the 2014-15 Western Hockey League season began.
Sat., Sept. 20, 2014
Marcus Messier has witnessed four Western Hockey League season openers between the Spokane Chiefs and Tri-City Americans. But this year, in his final season in the league, Messier will experience …
Fri., Sept. 19, 2014, 9:42 p.m.
As recent tradition dictates, the Spokane Chiefs will open the WHL season against Tri-City at 7 tonight (Saturday) at the Toyota Center in Kennewick.
Tue., Sept. 16, 2014
To illustrate the depth of the Western Hockey League’s U.S. Division, consider the Spokane Chiefs’ position last season. The Chiefs finished with 86 points in 2013-14 – a solid showing, …
Sun., Sept. 14, 2014
As was the case for most of the preseason, the Spokane Chiefs came up short offensively on Saturday night. Braden Purtill’s overtime goal gave Tri-City (5-3-0-0) a 2-1 win over …
Thu., Sept. 11, 2014, 11 p.m.
Spokane Chiefs coach Don Nachbaur doesn’t put much stock in the final score during Western Hockey League exhibition games.
Sat., March 15, 2014, 11:39 p.m.
The Spokane Chiefs didn’t get their victory, but they got Victoria.
Sun., Jan. 26, 2014
You can always count on the Spokane Chiefs and Tri-City Americans to butt heads. Saturday night before a sellout crowd of 10,325 at the Arena was no different, as the …
Fri., Jan. 24, 2014
KENNEWICK – A Canadian news reporter has been charged with threatening to kill her boyfriend, former Spokane Chiefs and current Tri-City Americans forward Jackson Playfair, after finding out he’d dated …
Thu., Jan. 23, 2014, 8:15 p.m.
As Tim Speltz puts it, the Spokane Chiefs and Tri-City Americans aren’t exactly on each other’s speed dial.
Fri., Jan. 10, 2014, 11:48 a.m.
The Spokane Chiefs announced today that they have acquired 19-year-old forward Marcus Messier from the Tri-City Americans in exchange for 19-year-old forward Jackson Playfair.
Sat., Sept. 28, 2013
Most Spokane Chiefs fans haven’t had a chance to see their favorite team this season. The majority of hockey fans who have seen the Chiefs didn’t enjoy the view.
Fri., Sept. 27, 2013, 8:14 p.m.
Most Spokane Chiefs fans haven’t had a chance to see their favorite team this season.
Sat., Sept. 21, 2013, 11:52 p.m.
The Spokane Chiefs needed less than 6 minutes of the first period Saturday night to make the rest of their season opener a relative cake walk.
Fri., Sept. 13, 2013, 8:01 a.m.
KENNEWICK — Face recognition technology will be tested at a hockey game next week at an arena in Kennewick.
Tue., March 26, 2013
KENNEWICK – More than any team with home-ice advantage in the Western Hockey League playoffs, the Spokane Chiefs needed to jump out to a 2-0 series lead. The Chiefs accomplished …
Mon., March 25, 2013, 8:39 p.m.
More than any team with home-ice advantage in the Western Hockey League playoffs, the Spokane Chiefs needed to jump out to a 2-0 series lead. The Chiefs accomplished that by …
Fri., March 22, 2013
One-third of the way through the Western Hockey League season, the Spokane Chiefs were vying for the third-best record in the Western Conference and a potential first-round playoff matchup against …
Tue., Jan. 1, 2013
KENNEWICK – Forty minutes do not a hockey game make. The Spokane Chiefs found that out the hard way on Monday night. After scrapping their way to a 3-2 lead …
Mon., Dec. 31, 2012, 10:26 p.m.
Forty minutes do not a hockey game make. The Spokane Chiefs found that out the hard way on Monday night.
Sat., Sept. 29, 2012
There are five undefeated teams left in the Western Hockey League and the Spokane Chiefs are one of them. They’re the only team, however, that has played just one game …
Sat., Sept. 22, 2012
For now, you can primarily think of game time for the Spokane Chiefs as a job interview. There are still decisions to be made – in regard to who stays, …
Sat., April 14, 2012, 10:34 p.m.
Quite the yo-yo, cat-and-mouse series in which the Spokane Chiefs and Tri-City Americans are tangled.
Sat., April 7, 2012, 10:42 p.m.
The blink of an eye. The snap of a finger. Four little frames. In real time, less than 1 second. That’s what separated the Chiefs and Tri-City Americans from a …
Sun., April 17, 2011, 10:49 p.m.
KENNEWICK – Blake Gal came out of the penalty box, gathered in a pass from Dominik Uher and blistered a shot from the left circle to lift the Spokane Chiefs …
Sun., April 10, 2011, 10:16 p.m.
The Spokane Chiefs aren’t where they need to be, but they took a step in that direction Sunday night. After dropping the first game of their best-of-7 Western Hockey League …