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  • Chiefs ready for anyone

    The Spokane Chiefs clinched their opening-round series against the Tri-City Americans on Saturday night, then waited 96 hours to learn their semifinal opponent. Kelowna’s overtime victory over Seattle on Wednesday …


  • Captain Kichton leads Chiefs to victory

    The other Western Conference playoffs teams will continue to battle it out while the Spokane Chiefs rest and wait. The Chiefs became the first Western Hockey League team from the …


  • Chiefs show some bounce in OT

    KENNEWICK – Tri-City Americans fans were already none too keen on Blake Gal. Their lack of warmth toward Gal only grew after the Spokane Chiefs’ right wing pushed the Americans …


  • Chiefs hope to regain momentum in Game 4

    Something shifted when the first-round playoff series between the Spokane Chiefs and Tri-City Americans hit the 150-minute mark Tuesday night. Until then, the Chiefs dominated the Western Hockey League best-of-seven …


  • Spokane hits road with 2-0 lead over T-C

    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 …


  • Chiefs head to Kennewick with 2-0 lead

    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 …


  • Portland forces Game 7 in WHL finals

    PORTLAND – An epic Western Hockey League final will come down to a winner-take-all showdown. Oliver Gabriel scored his second goal of the game with 2:39 left in regulation as …


  • Portland up 2-1 in finals

    PORTLAND – Ty Rattie returned from injury and scored his league-leading 18th playoff goal to spark the Portland Winterhawks to a 4-3 victory over the Edmonton Oil Kings on Sunday …


  • Chiefs’ season ends with Game 7 loss to Tri-City

    KENNEWICK – This was no time for the glass slipper to fall off. After all, few expected the Spokane Chiefs to be in this position – battling the rival Tri-City …


  • One for road: Chiefs force Game 7

    Liam Stewart scored 9:33 into overtime as the Spokane Chiefs edged the Tri-City Americans 4-3 on Monday in Western Hockey League playoff action. The win ties their WHL Western Conference …


  • Chiefs need to beat Ams to keep season alive

    The Spokane Chiefs are hoping tonight isn’t that dreaded night that their Western Hockey League season comes to an abrupt end, and they know what they need to do to …


  • Chiefs plan to stick to their game

    The Spokane Chiefs are hoping tonight isn’t that dreaded night that their Western Hockey League season comes to an abrupt end, and they know what they need to do to …


  • Chiefs take opener

    Mitch Holmberg scored in overtime to give the Spokane Chiefs a 3-2 victory over the Tri-City Americans in the first game of their Western Hockey League series Friday night in …


  • Chiefs cap giant comeback

    Mike Aviani scored once and set up two more as the Chiefs eliminated the Vancouver Giants from the playoffs with a 3-1 win on Sunday in Western Hockey League action. …


  • Chiefs take lead over Giants

    Eric Williams stopped 24 shots and the visiting Spokane Chiefs escaped Pacific Coliseum with a 5-1 victory over the Vancouver Giants on Friday night for a 3-2 lead in their …


  • Chiefs, Cowen glad he’s still here

    Whatever tonight brings for the Spokane Chiefs – one more game to play or none at all – it’s good to remember that hockey in May seemed the least likely …


  • Portland takes 3-2 edge on Chiefs in WHL series

    PORTLAND –The Spokane Chiefs and Portland Winterhawks returned to form on Saturday night in the pivotal fifth game of their Western Hockey League series. Sven Bartschi scored one goal and …


  • Chiefs knot series with Winterhawks

    The Spokane Chiefs and Portland Winterhawks have a best-of-3 showdown for the Western Hockey League’s Western Conference title, starting Saturday night in the Rose Garden.


  • Portland seizes 2-1 series lead with OT win over Chiefs

    It was just like old times – and that isn’t good. Brendan Leipsic skated down the left slot and fired a high shot past James Reid at 7 minutes, 44 …


  • Chiefs gear up to defend home ice against Portland

    Spokane Chiefs defenseman Jared Cowen said he knows when he plays poorly and doesn’t need anyone to remind him. That’s why the generally reticent captain didn’t expect to get in …


  • Chiefs take their time getting home

    Monday turned out to be a pretty good day for the Spokane Chiefs, especially considering how Sunday went. After a less-than-stellar performance in a 2-1 loss to the Portland Winterhawks …


  • Winterhawks even playoff series with Chiefs

    PORTLAND – The Spokane Chiefs had a chance to take control of their Western Hockey League playoff series with the Portland Winterhawks but they gave it back. Just 33 seconds …


  • Winterhawks even series with Chiefs

    PORTLAND – The Spokane Chiefs had a chance to take control of their Western Hockey League playoff series with the Portland Winterhawks but they gave it back. Just 33 seconds …


  • Chiefs look toward Game 2 wary of Portland’s skills

    PORTLAND – For every wide-open net the Portland Winterhawks missed, the Spokane Chiefs missed the net completely on a breakaway. Overall the “what ifs” were even in the first game …


  • Spokane Chiefs’ defense must control Portland Winterhawks’ talented scorers to win conference crown

    Spokane Chiefs coach Don Nachbaur has the same reaction as everyone else when he looks at the Portland Winterhawks. “Their skill jumps out at you,” Nachbaur said. “If you make …


  • Chiefs look to close out series against rival

    It’s too early to drop the Spokane Chiefs’ playoff series with the Tri-City Americans into the epic category but it is certainly working in that direction. After two straight overtime …


  • Gal’s OT goal gives Chiefs 3-2 series lead

    KENNEWICK – The emotional roller coaster of hockey was never more evident than Sunday night, when the Spokane Chiefs came within a whisker of losing, only to stun the Tri-City …


  • Chiefs need sense of urgency for Game 5 against Tri-City

    KENNEWICK – There is desperate and then there is desperate. The Spokane Chiefs proved that Tuesday night and the Tri-City Americans reinforced it on Thursday.


  • Chiefs even series with Americans

    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 …


  • Chiefs win, even series with Americans

    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 …

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