Stories tagged: Tri-City Americans
UPDATED: Sat., Oct. 27, 2018, 10:53 p.m.
The Spokane Chiefs boast probably the most veteran team they’ve had in a few years and guys who’ve spent time with NHL clubs. But lately, those veterans haven’t played like …
UPDATED: Thu., Oct. 25, 2018, 6:13 p.m.
During their six-game road trip, the Chiefs crisscrossed the Canadian province – even journeying across the Manitoba border to play Brandon – and covered approximately 2,700 miles (or about 4,300 …
UPDATED: Sat., Sept. 22, 2018, 10:35 p.m.
The Spokane Chiefs started the Western Hockey League regular season with a bang. The other 57-plus minutes were a dud.
UPDATED: Thu., Sept. 20, 2018, 8:22 p.m.
Jaret Anderson-Dolan will lead the way up front. His 40 goals and 91 points led the team last year. Defenseman Ty Smith will anchor the blue line.
Sat., Sept. 15, 2018, 9:27 p.m.
Ethan McIndoe and Jack Finley scored twice apiece Saturday and the Spokane Chiefs wrapped up their Western Hockey League preseason schedule with a 5-1 victory over the Tri-City Americans at …
Sat., Sept. 8, 2018, 9:29 p.m.
Riley Woods finished with three goals and an assist Saturday to power the Spokane Chiefs to a 7-3 win over the Tri-City Americans in Western Hockey League preseason play at …
UPDATED: Sat., March 17, 2018, 10:30 p.m.
The Spokane Chiefs clinched third place in the U.S. Division of the Western Hockey League with a 4-3 victory over the Tri-City Americans at Toyota Center on Saturday night.
UPDATED: Fri., March 16, 2018, 10:31 p.m.
Playing with a depleted lineup this late in the season with playoff positioning on the line is never ideal. The fact that one of those out of the lineup was …
UPDATED: Fri., March 2, 2018, 10:45 p.m.
Jaret Anderson-Dolan scored the winning goal with 1:09 remaining in overtime Friday night and the Chiefs defeated the Tri-City Americans 5-4 in a Western Hockey League matchup at Toyota Center.
UPDATED: Sat., Feb. 17, 2018, 11:14 p.m.
The games this time of year get more important each day. The Spokane Chiefs are in a battle for playoff positioning in the Western Hockey League’s U.S. Division—a division that …
Sat., Feb. 10, 2018, 10:17 p.m.
Jaret Anderson-Dolan recorded a hat trick, and he and Kailer Yamamoto finished with five points apiece Saturday to spark the Spokane Chiefs to a 6-3 win over the Tri-City Americans …
UPDATED: Sat., Jan. 27, 2018, 11:15 p.m.
After the Spokane Chiefs couldn’t hold a big lead Saturday, they also failed to continue their overtime dominance of the Tri-City Americans.
UPDATED: Sat., Jan. 20, 2018, 10:50 p.m.
In a raucous atmosphere and a back-and-forth game, the little mistakes are costly.
UPDATED: Sun., Dec. 31, 2017, 10:31 p.m.
The Spokane Chiefs scored all three of their goals in the first period, but couldn’t hold off the Tri-City Americans, who pulled away with a 4-3 victory at the Toyota …
Sat., Dec. 30, 2017, 10:34 p.m.
In the midst of playing three games in three nights, and after blowing a 4-2 third-period lead in Seattle on Friday, the Spokane Chiefs bounced back in a strong way …
Sat., Dec. 2, 2017, 10:26 p.m.
Toyota Center was the Spokane Chiefs’ Chamber of Horrors last season.
UPDATED: Fri., Nov. 10, 2017, 3:04 p.m.
The Tri-City Americans hoped Kennewick would approve a sales tax to pay for updates to its home, the Toyota Center. After The Link failed by a large margin Tuesday, the …
Sat., Nov. 4, 2017, 11:45 p.m.
It’s the little things that always make the difference.
Sat., Oct. 14, 2017, 10:54 p.m.
The tenor of a hockey game can change at any moment, thanks to the randomness of the sport.
Sat., Sept. 16, 2017, 10:14 p.m.
Hayden Ostir scored his fifth goal of the preseason and the Spokane Chiefs topped the Tri-City Americans 6-2 in the final Western Hockey League preseason game on Saturday at the …
Sat., Dec. 31, 2016, 10:30 p.m.
The Spokane Chiefs suffered another losing night on Saturday, falling to the Tri-City Americans in a 3-1 loss for the second night in a row between the rivals.
Fri., Dec. 30, 2016, 11:18 p.m.
Fresh off an emotional win, the Spokane Chiefs faced traditional rival Tri-City on Friday night and got handled 6-3 by their rivals to the south.
Sat., Nov. 5, 2016, 10:25 p.m.
The Spokane Chiefs overcame a 3-1 deficit to take a 4-3 lead Saturday night over Tri-City. But the Americans scored with six seconds left in regulation and then took 55 …
Sat., Sept. 24, 2016, 11:34 p.m.
The Spokane Chiefs opened the season and crashed headfirst into scoring machines called Michael Rasmussen and Vladislav Lukin.
Fri., Sept. 23, 2016, 11:37 p.m.
Spokane Chiefs coach Don Nachbaur doesn’t mince words when asked how a team succeeds at hockey. The game rewards effort.
Fri., Sept. 23, 2016, 12:40 p.m.
One day before the regular season begins, the Spokane Chiefs extended the contract of coach Don Nachbaur to keep the franchise’s all-time winningest coach under contract through the 2017-18 season.
Thu., Sept. 22, 2016, 8:20 p.m.
It looks like all the other teams in the U.S. Division again will be chasing the Seattle Thunderbirds as the regular season opens on Saturday.
Wed., June 1, 2016, 8:42 p.m.
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 …
Wed., March 23, 2016, 11:15 p.m.
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 …
Fri., March 11, 2016, 11:57 p.m.
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 …