Stories tagged: Western Hockey League
Wed., April 3, 2013, 10:08 p.m.
Chiefs will play Portland in conference semifinal
The bus was all but ready. The Spokane Chiefs just needed a destination.
Tue., April 2, 2013, 10:08 p.m.
Speedy Bertaggia makes most of time with Chiefs
Alessio Bertaggia’s time with the Spokane Chiefs will be short and sweet.
Fri., March 29, 2013, 7:09 p.m.
Chiefs need one win to polish off Tri-City
KENNEWICK – The postseason swagger battle has tilted toward the Spokane Chiefs.
Tue., March 26, 2013, 11:38 p.m.
Americans topple Chiefs in overtime
KENNEWICK – One thing is certain, the Tri-City Americans got back into their Western Hockey League playoff series by defeating the Spokane Chiefs 5-4 in overtime on Tuesday night.
Sat., March 23, 2013, 11:16 p.m.
Chiefs put Tri-City in 2-0 hole
Blake Gal made his 50th postseason game one to remember, even if two others were more memorable in his mind.
Thu., March 21, 2013, 5:08 p.m.
Chiefs, Americans will renew rivalry in playoffs
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 …
Wed., March 20, 2013, 5:33 p.m.
Captain Kichton enters final stage with Chiefs
Any Spokane Chiefs player could sing the praises of team captain Brenden Kichton.
Sat., March 16, 2013, 10:03 p.m.
Chiefs defeat Tri-City in overtime on Gal’s goal
KENNEWICK – Blake Gal scored 34 seconds into overtime Saturday night to give the Spokane Chiefs a 3-2 victory over the Tri-City Americans at the Toyota Center in the second-to-last …
Tue., March 5, 2013, 7:44 p.m.
Chiefs, Americans on collision course
Unless the Spokane Chiefs or Tri-City Americans lay an egg in the next two weeks, the teams will meet in the Western Hockey League playoffs for the third consecutive season.
Wed., Feb. 27, 2013, 9:55 p.m.
Kichton, Hughson lead Chiefs to victory
EVERETT – Brenden Kichton scored his 19th and 20th goals of the season and Garret Hughson stopped 25 of 26 shots Wednesday night to lead the Spokane Chiefs to a …
Sat., Feb. 23, 2013, 11:21 p.m.
Chiefs’ Hughson shuts out Kamloops
When Spokane Chiefs 17-year-old goaltender Garret Hughson earned a win Friday night against Edmonton, it had been nearly 10 weeks since his last victory.
Fri., Feb. 22, 2013, 11:20 p.m.
Chiefs’ special teams outshine Oil Kings
The Edmonton Oil Kings entered Friday night’s game in Spokane with the best penalty kill (90.1 percent) in the Western Hockey League.
Sat., Feb. 16, 2013, 9:49 p.m.
Americans shut out Chiefs
KENNEWICK – Troy Trombley stopped 33 shots and Connor Rankin finished with two goals and one assist Saturday night as the Tri-City Americans rolled past the Spokane Chiefs 6-0 in …
Tue., Feb. 12, 2013, 9:30 p.m.
Chiefs prepare for rugged Hitmen
Fresh off a game against the Western Hockey League’s second-most penalized team, the Spokane Chiefs will meet the team at No. 1 tonight.
Sat., Feb. 9, 2013, 11:23 p.m.
Whittingham guides Chiefs past Ams
Riley Whittingham might want to stick with his new ways.
Fri., Feb. 8, 2013, 9:52 p.m.
Chiefs drop into sixth place
CRANBROOK, British Columbia – Mackenzie Skapski turned back 31 shots Friday to highlight the Kootenay Ice’s 4-1 win over the Spokane Chiefs in Western Hockey League play at Western Financial …
Tue., Feb. 5, 2013, 6:38 p.m.
Proft serves as Chiefs’ stand-up guy
Carter Proft doesn’t mind being called the Spokane Chiefs’ enforcer, but he thinks there’s a better way to look at his role.
Fri., Feb. 1, 2013, 10:26 p.m.
Chiefs drop to fifth place in conference
KAMLOOPS, British Columbia – Kale Kessy’s career-high night, with two goals and three assists, helped the Kamloops Blazers continue their home dominance Friday with a 7-4 Western Hockey League win …
Sat., Jan. 26, 2013, 11:29 p.m.
Medicine Hat’s Lanigan holds back Chiefs
Cam Lanigan doesn’t know if he’s had 55 saves in a game before, but he knows he’s never had two assists in a game.
Tue., Jan. 22, 2013, 9:21 p.m.
Chiefs prep for two home games with Portland
The Spokane Chiefs’ next two home games are against the team with the longest losing streak in the Western Hockey League’s U.S. Division.
Sat., Jan. 19, 2013, 11:32 p.m.
Chiefs fall to Tri-City in overtime
A bad situation has put Luke Lee-Knight in a good situation.
Thu., Jan. 17, 2013, 4:21 p.m.
Chiefs await big home games
In one way, the upcoming Western Hockey League schedule favors the Spokane Chiefs.
Thu., Jan. 17, 2013, midnight
Kelowna stops Chiefs for 18th straight home win
KELOWNA, B.C. – The Kelowna Rockets tied a club record with their 18th consecutive home win on Wednesday by holding off the Spokane Chiefs 5-3 in Western Hockey League play …
Wed., Jan. 16, 2013, 10:15 p.m.
Rockets top Chiefs for 18th straight home win
KELOWNA, British Columbia – The Kelowna Rockets tied a club record with their 18th consecutive home win on Wednesday by holding off the Spokane Chiefs 5-3 in Western Hockey League …
Sat., Jan. 12, 2013, 11:14 p.m.
Holmberg, Kichton power Chiefs past Ice
Mitch Holmberg and Brenden Kichton said they don’t count their points, but the Spokane Chiefs are at their best when they can count on their points.
Fri., Jan. 11, 2013, 10:26 p.m.
Portland bests Chiefs with four-goal third
PORTLAND – The Spokane Chiefs had the Portland Winterhawks on the ropes for three-fourths of Friday’s Western Hockey League game at the Rose Garden.
Thu., Jan. 10, 2013, 6:51 p.m.
Chiefs make two trades
The Spokane Chiefs beat Thursday’s Western Hockey League trade deadline by making two deals, highlighted by their acquisition of high-scoring forward Alessio Bertaggia from the Brandon Wheat Kings.
Thu., Jan. 10, 2013, 5:12 p.m.
Gow gives Chiefs extra scoring punch
The self-proclaimed “nerd” of the Spokane Chiefs enjoys math but doesn’t want to focus too much on numbers.
Wed., Jan. 9, 2013, 10:58 p.m.
Chiefs top T-birds for third straight win
Liam Stewart’s 10th goal of the season, early in the second period, snapped a 1-all tie Wednesday and boosted the Chiefs to their third consecutive victory, 4-1 over the struggling …
Tue., Jan. 8, 2013, 10:54 p.m.
Chiefs edge Thunderbirds in Seattle
KENT, Wash. – Liam Stewart scored in the third period and the Spokane Chiefs killed off two power plays during the final 10 minutes Tuesday night in a 4-3 Western …