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SATURDAY, FEB. 23, 2013

Chiefs blank Blazers

Blake Gal and Todd Fiddler scored 24 seconds apart in the second period and Garret Hughson stopped 32 shots for his second career shutout as the Spokane Chiefs shut out the Kamloops Blazers 2-0 in Western Hockey League play at the Arena on Saturday night.…

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Chiefs seize 2-0 lead

Blake Gal and Todd Fiddler scored 24 seconds apart in the second period Saturday night to give the Spokane Chiefs a 2-0 lead over the Kamloops Blazers heading into the final period at the Arena. Spokane's Garret Hughson has stopped 23 shots and assisted on…

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Chiefs, Blazers scoreless after one

The Spokane Chiefs and Kamloops Blazers are scoreless after the first period of a Western Hockey League game at the Arena. Spokane has outshot Kamloops 10-9 after the Blazers had the first six shots of the game. Spokane has come up short on four power-play…

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Blazers arrive on hot streak

The Kamloops Blazers and Spokane Chiefs will meet for the final time during the Western Hockey League regular season in 30 minutes at the Arena. Kamloops has won two of the three previous meetings between the teams. The home time has won every time and…

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Gonzaga reigns supreme in WCC

The West Coast Conference preseason coaches' poll slightly favored BYU to unseat Gonzaga as conference champion. How sweet it must have been for the Bulldogs to clinch the title outright at BYU on Saturday afternoon. Stephanie Golden has been on fire for Gonzaga. Read more

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Idaho guts out win at Idaho State

Idaho's second four-game losing streak in the last six weeks is over. And so too is the Vandals' five-game skid in their on-again, off-again series with Idaho State. UI held off the Bengals this afternoon at Reed Gym in Pocatello, winning 75-69 in a BracketBusters…

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Zags close in on crown

Gonzaga entertains San Diego at 4 today, one win away from at least a co-WCC championship. The third-ranked Bulldogs (26-2, 13-0 WCC) defeated USD 65-63 on Feb. 2. Here's my game preview that ran in today's S-R.

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An early tip from Tucson 

COUGARS FROM TUCSON -- Finally, the Cougars play the early game on a Saturday, facing No. 12 Arizona in a 12 p.m. game this afternoon. We start the day with a wide array of links. Read on.

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