Stories tagged: WHL
Fri., Jan. 14, 2011
One of the unex- pected sidelights to outdoor hockey? Wildlife. As the Spokane Chiefs broke in the constructed-at-great-cost-man- it-better-hold-up-in-this-heat- wave rink with a practice Thursday afternoon at Avista Stadium, a …
Thu., Jan. 13, 2011, 11:26 p.m.
When the Chiefs and the Kootenay Ice meet at Avista on Saturday afternoon in the first outdoor game in the 45-year existence of the Western Hockey League, the point isn’t …
Wed., Jan. 12, 2011, 10:12 p.m.
Tyler Johnson and Dominik Uher both had a goal and an assist to lead the Spokane Chiefs over the Portland Winterhawks 4-3 in Western Hockey League play on Wednesday night.
Sat., Jan. 8, 2011, 10:40 p.m.
Despite not getting the shots on goal to which they’ve become accustomed, the Chiefs completed a 2-0 weekend with a 4-2 win over the Everett Silvertips before 6,635 fans at …
Sun., Dec. 26, 2010
It says a lot about Tyler Alos that his hockey role model is Mike Fisher. “I saw an interview once, he was modest, humble, that’s what I like,” the young …
Sat., Dec. 18, 2010, 11:22 p.m.
Chiefs shut out Vancouver 4-0.
Fri., Dec. 17, 2010, 11:22 p.m.
Spokane Chiefs lose at Everett, 2-0.
Wed., Dec. 15, 2010, 11:11 p.m.
Chiefs lose to the Seattle Thunderbirds 5-4 in overtime at the Arena.
Sat., Dec. 11, 2010, 11:06 p.m.
The Chiefs connected on 4 of 7 extra-man chances, including two by Dominik Uher, who had a hat trick in a 10-5 rout of the Blazers for their fifth straight …
Fri., Dec. 10, 2010, 11:19 p.m.
Later turned out to be better for the Spokane Chiefs on Friday night as they pulled out a 3-2 Western Hockey League shootout win over the Vancouver Giants before 12,263 …
Sat., Dec. 4, 2010, 11:37 p.m.
It would have been easy to have a different outcome, but the Spokane Chiefs stuffed the Portland Winterhawks on Teddy Bear Toss night 4-3, in the process ending a 10-game …
Fri., Dec. 3, 2010, 11:05 p.m.
Thanks to a few veterans, and an overtime goal by Anthony Bardaro, the Spokane Chiefs stole away with a 3-2 victory over the Medicine Hat Tigers on Friday night.
Sat., Nov. 27, 2010, 11:23 p.m.
The Spokane Chiefs played tired for two periods before rallying, only to lose to Kelowna 3-2 when Geordie Wudrick scored his second goal 42 seconds into overtime of the Western …
Wed., Nov. 24, 2010, 10:15 p.m.
Spokane Chiefs romp over Kamloops to get out of last place.
Sat., Nov. 13, 2010, 11:05 p.m.
Three goals in the last half of the second period of a Western Hockey League game played with playoff intensity led the Chiefs to smothering 5-0 win over their rivals …
Fri., Nov. 12, 2010, 11:13 p.m.
The 6,479 fans at the Arena were on the edge of their seats throughout Friday night’s Western Hockey League game with Edmonton before the Chiefs pulled out a 4-3 victory.
Wed., Nov. 3, 2010, 9:57 p.m.
Todd Fiddler’s goal with 11 seconds left in the first period snapped a 2-all tie and sent the Prince Albert Raiders to a 5-2 Western Hockey League win in Saskatchewan.
Sat., Oct. 30, 2010, 11:22 p.m.
Levko Koper had two goals and four assists to help the Spokane Chiefs light up the Regina Pats 11-1 in Western Hockey League play Saturday night.
Wed., Oct. 27, 2010, 10:30 p.m.
The Spokane Chiefs will have a little pep in their step for their six-games-in-nine-days trek through the Western Hockey League’s Eastern Division after an entertaining but somewhat frustrating 7-3 win …
Tue., Oct. 26, 2010, 5:36 p.m.
The Spokane Chiefs’ 4-2 loss to Red Deer Saturday night wasn’t quite the disaster the Western Hockey League game seemed at the time, but it certainly qualifies as a learning …
Sat., Oct. 23, 2010, 11:03 p.m.
It doesn’t take much of an imagination to know how the Spokane Chiefs played Saturday night. Coach Don Nachbaur used phrases “laid an egg” and “out to lunch” and “lost …
Wed., Oct. 20, 2010, 9:44 p.m.
Blake Gal didn’t see his third goal, which propelled the Spokane Chiefs to an 8-1 Western Hockey League laugher over the Calgary Hitmen Wednesday night.
Sat., Oct. 16, 2010, 10:17 p.m.
Brenden Kitchton, in his first action after a preseason hand injury, assisted on a pair of power-play goals as the Chiefs ended a 0-for-24 drought with the man advantage in …
Thu., Oct. 14, 2010, 9:37 p.m.
The numbers are alarming but Don Nachbaur isn’t panicking for a number of reasons. The Spokane Chiefs’ power play is limping along at a 14.6 percent success rate – thanks …
Sat., Oct. 9, 2010, 11:37 p.m.
The power went out at the Arena – make that stayed out – but only on the Spokane side of the Western Hockey League game against Portland on Saturday night.
Fri., Oct. 8, 2010, 11:27 p.m.
The Spokane Chiefs had eight power plays and peppered Portland’s net with 48 shots, only to see the Winterhawks win their ninth straight game at the Arena dating back to …
Thu., Oct. 7, 2010, 10:34 p.m.
Jared Cowen isn’t the happiest Spokane Chief right now, but a big dose of the Portland Winterhawks should fix that.
Sat., Oct. 2, 2010, 9:38 p.m.
Blake Gal scored with 1 minute left in regulation and Mitch Holmberg scored 3:32 into overtime – the second goals of the game for both – to produce a dramatic …
Fri., Oct. 1, 2010, 9:29 p.m.
A couple of power-play goals pulled Spokane from behind, but for most of the rest of the 58-plus minutes it was the Ice who had the upper hand in skating …
Thu., Sept. 30, 2010, 12:13 p.m.
The last portion of the Spokane Chiefs’ practice Wednesday was dedicated to power plays and penalty killing, a necessity for all hockey teams. Otherwise, the Chiefs have spent a lot …