Stories tagged: WHL
TUESDAY, MAY 10, 2016, 10:12 P.M.
In Brief: Thunder rally past Spurs for 3-2 series lead
Russell Westbrook had 35 points, 11 rebounds and nine assists, and the Oklahoma City Thunder rallied in the fourth quarter to beat the San Antonio Spurs 95-91 on Tuesday night, …
SATURDAY, MAY 7, 2016, 10:11 P.M.
In brief: Digest: Damian Lillard has 40, Blazers cut Warriors’ advantage to 2-1
Damian Lillard had a playoff-best 40 points and the Portland Trail Blazers avoided a fourth-quarter letdown to beat Golden State 120-108 on Saturday night in Portland, Oregon, cutting the Warriors’ …
WEDNESDAY, MAY 4, 2016, 7:06 P.M.
Newsmakers: Seattle releases 5, including former starting center Nowak
The Seattle Seahawks have released five players, including former starting center Drew Nowak, ahead of their rookie minicamp this weekend.
SUNDAY, APRIL 3, 2016, 10:44 P.M.
Victoria eliminates Chiefs with 6-2 victory
As Victoria celebrated their 6-2 playoff-series clinching win out on the ice Sunday night, Spokane Chiefs captain Jason Fram stayed alone on his team bench. With his face buried in …
FRIDAY, APRIL 1, 2016, 11:41 P.M.
Chiefs stay alive, defeat Victoria 4-1 in Game 5
Birthday boy Matt Sozanski had a pair of assists to help pace the Chiefs to a convincing 4-1 win over the Victoria Royals on Friday night at Save-on-Foods Memorial Centre, …
WEDNESDAY, MARCH 16, 2016, 10:44 P.M.
Chiefs slip past Silvertips in overtime
What a difference a day made for the Spokane Chiefs.
FRIDAY, MARCH 11, 2016, 11:57 P.M.
Chiefs collect precious points in 6-1 win over Tri-City
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 …
WEDNESDAY, MARCH 9, 2016, 11:42 P.M.
Chiefs can’t dig out of early hole in 3-2 loss to Kamloops
The short-handed Spokane Chiefs twice rallied but couldn’t manufacture another goal, falling 3-2 Wednesday night to the Kamloops Blazers.
FRIDAY, 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 …
SATURDAY, 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 …
SUNDAY, 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 …
SATURDAY, 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 …
FRIDAY, 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.
SATURDAY, 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.
SUNDAY, 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 …
SATURDAY, 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.
SATURDAY, JAN. 23, 2016, 11:04 P.M.
Chiefs claim back-to-back wins over Ice
A night after surrendering a two-goal lead and holding on in overtime in Cranbrook, British Columbia, the Spokane Chiefs returned home and made sure a similar rally didn’t happen again.
FRIDAY, JAN. 15, 2016, 10:58 P.M.
Winterhawks edge Spokane Chiefs 3-2
Spokane threw everything the could at Portland goalie Adin Hill, but it wasn’t enough as the Winterhawks won 3-2 on Friday night to take third place away from the Chiefs …
SUNDAY, 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.
SUNDAY, 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.
FRIDAY, 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 …
THURSDAY, DEC. 31, 2015, 9:47 P.M.
Yamamoto scores twice as Chiefs defeat Americans
Keanu Yamamoto scored twice during Spokane’s four-goal second period and the Chiefs breezed to a 5-2 victory over the Tri-City Americans in Western Hockey League play on Thursday at the …
SUNDAY, 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 …
SUNDAY, NOV. 29, 2015, 9:14 P.M.
Spokane Chiefs lose at home to Everett Silvertips, 5-1
Playing their fourth game in five nights, the Spokane Chiefs looked empty as they dropped a not-so-hard-fought 5-1 game Sunday night to the visiting Everett Silvertips.
SATURDAY, NOV. 28, 2015, 11:32 P.M.
Chiefs capitalize on breaks to overcome Americans 6-4
During a game that both teams looked for two periods like they had forgotten how to play, the Spokane Chiefs got enough breaks Saturday night to finally put the Tri-City …
FRIDAY, NOV. 27, 2015, 9:58 P.M.
Spokane Chiefs take big lead, fold in third period in loss to Tri-City
Adam Helewka and Markson Bechtold had two goals apiece as the Spokane Chiefs raced out to a 3-1 lead after the first period, but Tri-City scored twice in the third …
FRIDAY, NOV. 20, 2015, 10:41 P.M.
Spokane Chiefs beat Swift Current Broncos 4-1
The Swift Current Broncos won’t have a lot of good tales to share after their trip to the United States.
SUNDAY, NOV. 8, 2015, 6:30 P.M.
Chiefs’ Anderson-Dolan helps lead Canadian team to gold medal
Spokane Chiefs forward Jaret Anderson-Dolan had a goal and an assist in Team Canada White’s 6-2 victory over Russia to win the gold medal at the World Under-17 Hockey Challenge.
UPDATED: SUNDAY, NOV. 1, 2015, 10:01 P.M.
Spokane Chiefs pick up third straight win on road trip
Kailer Yamamoto scored twice in the third period when Spokane got all of its goals and the Chiefs picked up their straight victory, beating the Edmonton Oil Kings 3-1 in …
THURSDAY, OCT. 29, 2015, 8:50 P.M.
Spokane Chiefs break out with 6-3 win over Calgary Hitmen
Adam Helewka scored twice and the Spokane Chiefs beat the Calgary Hitmen 6-3 in a Western Hockey League game Thursday night.