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Spokane Chiefs sign Czech defenseman Filip Kral

The Spokane Chiefs announced on Friday they signed Czech defenseman

Hudson Elynuik’s late goal gives Chiefs win over Everett

It’s an old adage in hockey: When in doubt, put the puck on net because good things can happen.

John Blanchette: Mature attitude helps Spokane’s Kailer Yamamoto earn spot on Oilers roster

A perverse obsession with the next thing became sport’s designer drug some time ago, lapping the passé high of getting off on something as mundane as today’s game.

Spokane Chiefs have pair named to NHL Draft Prospect list

Defenseman Ty Smith one of just 24 players to earn ‘A’ rating

Spokane Chiefs seem to miss wake-up call in home-opening loss

The Spokane Chiefs fell to the Kootenay Ice 2-1 in the team’s home opener Saturday in front of 8,428 fans at the Arena. The Chiefs were coming off a thrilling …

Spokane Chiefs complete big comeback to beat Kootenay in overtime

Rykr Cole scored with a slapshot in overtime and the Spokane Chiefs rallied from four goals down to beat the Kootenay Ice 6-5 in Western Hockey League action at Western …

Team Glance: Spokane Chiefs return impressive offensive talent

The Spokane Chiefs return a lot of experience and should be strong offensively. If the defense improves, they will make a return to the playoffs.

2016-17 Spokane Chiefs: Where are they now?

Here’s a look at the 2016-2017 Spokane Chiefs and where they are now. Of this season’s 28-man roster, 21 are returners.

Spokane Chiefs new head coach Dan Lambert watching more than bottom line

Dan Lambert said his players – and the fans – might be keeping a watchful eye on the record again this year, but he’ll be more focused on developing players …

John Blanchette: Spokane Chiefs roster work in progress but offers possibility

Dead last, no playoffs, coaching change, new regime. So when do the Spokane Chiefs hoist that next Western Hockey League championship banner to the top of the Spokane Arena? Why …

UPDATED: Thu., Sept. 28, 2017, 3:57 p.m.

Spokane Chiefs load up on promotions for upcoming home schedule

The Chiefs have plenty of giveaways and special events scheduled for fans this season at the Spokane Veterans Memorial Arena.

Spokane Chiefs forward Jaret Anderson-Dolan assigned to team from Kings

Jaret Anderson-Dolan is returning to the Spokane Chiefs. The talented forward was assigned to his Western Hockey League club by the NHL’s Los Angeles Kings, where Anderson-Dolan was participating in …

UPDATED: Sat., Sept. 23, 2017, 10:17 p.m.

Hudson Elynuik’s goal helps Spokane Chiefs sweep Prince George

Hudson Elynuik scored the eventual game-winner in the second period and the Spokane Chiefs downed the Prince George Cougars for the second night in a row, 5-1, to sweep the …

Ty Smith has goal, two assists and Spokane Chiefs open WHL season with win

Ty Smith had a goal with two assists and the Spokane Chiefs topped the Prince George Cougars 4-2 on Friday in the Western Hockey League regular season opener.

Spokane Chiefs sign ninth round pick Cordel Larson

The Spokane Chiefs announced 2001-born forward Cordel Larson has signed a WHL Standard Player Agreement. Larson was the Chiefs’ ninth round (186th overall) pick in the 2016 WHL Bantam Draft.

Spokane Chiefs trade forward Brock Sottile to Prince Albert

Spokane trades forward Brock Sottile to Prince Albert, Chiefs acquire draft pick for hard-nosed winger

Spokane Chiefs end preseason slate with win over Tri-City

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 …

Spokane Chiefs fall to Seattle despite Taylor Ross hat trick

Taylor Ross recorded a hat trick but the Spokane Chiefs lost to the Seattle Thunderbirds 7-6 in a shootout in Western Hockey League preseason action at the Toyota Center in …

Spokane Chiefs drop preseason shootout to Portland

Hayden Ostir scored his fourth goal of the Western Hockey League preseason but the Spokane Chiefs allowed two goals late in regulation and fell 6-5 in a shootout to the …

Spokane Chiefs sign goaltender Campbell Arnold

Campbell Arnold, a 15-year-old second round bantam pick, commits to WHL’s Chiefs

UPDATED: Tue., Sept. 5, 2017, 9:12 p.m.

Spokane Chiefs send six to NHL camps this week

Spokane roster gets younger ahead of preseason games this weekend

Spokane Chiefs get two goals from Hayden Ostir in preseason win over Giants

Hayden Ostir scored twice and the Spokane Chiefs (1-1) beat the Vancouver Giants (1-1) 3-1 in a Western Hockey League preseason game at XFINITY Arena.

Spokane Chiefs drop preseason opener to Portland

Reece Newkirk scored two goals and the Portland Winterhawks beat the Spokane Chiefs 7-3 in the Western Hockey League preseason opener for both teams at XFINITY Arena on Friday.

UPDATED: Tue., Aug. 29, 2017, 12:49 a.m.

Spokane Chiefs sign forward Adam Beckman

16-year-old Saskatoon native signs standard player agreement

UPDATED: Sun., Aug. 27, 2017, 8:57 p.m.

Youngsters shine at Spokane Chiefs annual Red-White Game, goaltending job ‘there for somebody to take’

It’s never too early to make big plans. So what if it’s August and the hockey season isn’t even in the exhibition phase yet – and so what if roster …

UPDATED: Sat., Aug. 26, 2017, 9:29 p.m.

New Chiefs coach Dan Lambert praises players for quick adjustment

First-year Spokane Chiefs coach Dan Lambert is already impressed by what he’s seen from his young squad. The three-day training camp was just enough for Lambert to get his first …

UPDATED: Thu., Aug. 24, 2017, 6:33 p.m.

Spokane Chiefs training camp opens with plenty of changes in store for new season

At the Spokane Arena on Thursday was the indescribable, but instantly recognizable, sound of skates cutting ice and the occasional crashing of players into the boards as the first day …

Chiefs add Stanley Cup champion Adam Deadmarsh to coaching staff

The Spokane Chiefs announced Tuesday that Stanley Cup champion, Olympic silver medalist and World Cup gold medalist Adam Deadmarsh has joined the team as an assistant coach.

Spokane Chiefs prospects added to Team Saskatchewan U16 camp roster

Spokane Chiefs prospects Reed Jacobson and Alex Von Sprecken were named to the Saskatchewan Hockey Association’s SaskFirst Top 26 camp, as announced earlier this week. Both players were drafted by …

UPDATED: Thu., Aug. 10, 2017, 6:34 p.m.

Kailer Yamamoto signs entry-level deal with Edmonton Oilers

The Edmonton Oilers announced via press release they have signed 2017 first round selection Kailer Yamamoto to a three-year entry level contract.