Stories tagged: dan lambert
UPDATED: Wed., July 10, 2019, 8:58 p.m.
As Bobby Brett tells it, when Scott Carter hired Dan Lambert two years ago to coach the Spokane Chiefs hockey team, the general manager told the Chiefs’ managing partner that …
UPDATED: Tue., July 9, 2019, 6:43 p.m.
Manny Viveiros, who won a Western Hockey League championship two seasons ago with the Swift Current Broncos, was named Tuesday as the Chiefs head coach, the 13th in franchise history.
UPDATED: Tue., June 4, 2019, 9:53 p.m.
Spokane Chiefs coach Dan Lambert has been hired as an assistant coach with the Nashville Predators, the NHL team announced Tuesday. Lambert coached two seasons with the Chiefs, leading the …
Tue., May 21, 2019, 4:16 p.m.
The Spokane Chiefs announced Tuesday that head coach Dan Lambert has signed a contract extension to remain with the Western Hockey League team.
UPDATED: Tue., May 14, 2019, 5 p.m.
Spokane Chiefs head coach Dan Lambert has been named head coach of Canada’s National Men’s Summer U-18 Team, announced by Hockey Canada on Tuesday morning.
UPDATED: Thu., April 18, 2019, 5:06 p.m.
With Filip Kral suspended for Game 5 against Everett, Ty Smith took over Kral’s spot on the second power-play unit. That meant Smith played just about every second of the …
UPDATED: Wed., April 17, 2019, 8:11 p.m.
Nolan Reid waited many years to play meaningful hockey games in April, so it’s a big deal to him that the Spokane Chiefs are in the Western Conference finals.
UPDATED: Sat., April 13, 2019, 11:31 p.m.
The Spokane Chiefs eliminated the U.S. Division champion Everett Silvertips four games to one with a 2-1 victory Saturday at the Arena.
Fri., April 12, 2019, 11:12 p.m.
Down 3-0 to the Spokane Chiefs in their second-round playoff series, the Everett Silvertips looked exactly like a desperate team with their season on the ropes.
Thu., April 11, 2019, 7:16 p.m.
Out with an injury for a six-game stretch in January, Eli Zummack was relegated to watching Spokane Chiefs games from the stands of the Arena or from his laptop at …
UPDATED: Wed., April 10, 2019, 11:30 p.m.
Conventional wisdom says the Spokane Chiefs shouldn’t be up 3-0 in their second-round playoff series with the Everett Silvertips. The Chiefs have been outshot in all three games against the …
UPDATED: Wed., Feb. 20, 2019, 12:19 p.m.
Fighting isn’t what it used to be in the WHL. A pair of websites – hockeyfights.com and dropyourgloves.com – track fighting data in just about every major hockey league in …
UPDATED: Fri., Feb. 8, 2019, 10:55 p.m.
With four wins in their last five games, the Spokane Chiefs may be playing their best hockey of the season. With the playoffs a little more than a month away, …
UPDATED: Fri., Feb. 1, 2019, 10:57 p.m.
Adam Beckman might be a 17-year-old rookie, but he sure isn’t playing like one.
Wed., Jan. 30, 2019, 10:30 p.m.
The Spokane Chiefs’ five-game losing streak is no more.
Sat., Jan. 19, 2019, 10:57 p.m.
Halfway through their 12-game season series, the Spokane Chiefs and Tri-City Americans logged perhaps the best entry so far on Saturday night.
UPDATED: Sat., Jan. 12, 2019, 11 p.m.
If Saturday’s game was any indication, the Spokane Chiefs have plenty of players they can count on to score as the season inches closer to its final stretch.
UPDATED: Wed., Jan. 9, 2019, 10:26 p.m.
You don’t judge a book by its cover and you don’t judge a hockey game by its first period. The Spokane Chiefs and the fans in attendance Wednesday at the …
UPDATED: Wed., Dec. 12, 2018, 10:51 p.m.
The Spokane Chiefs came into Wednesday’s game without three top players in Jaret Anderson-Dolan, Ty Smith and Filip Kral – all of whom are with their respective World Junior Championship …
UPDATED: Sat., Nov. 17, 2018, 11:03 p.m.
The Calgary Hitmen entered the Arena on game two of a seven-game Western Conference trip with the Western Hockey League’s fourth-worst record. They left with a 5-1 win over the …
Sat., Nov. 3, 2018, 10:53 p.m.
The list of things that went wrong for the Spokane Chiefs Saturday against the Everett Silvertips is long.
Wed., Oct. 31, 2018, 5 a.m.
When the Kootenay Ice traded Bailey Brkin to the Chiefs at the Western Hockey League trade deadline in January, he fully understood why.
UPDATED: Tue., Oct. 30, 2018, 10:39 p.m.
Spokane Chiefs head coach Dan Lambert was looking for a better effort and solid, simple hockey from his team. After two weekend games in which he lamented his team’s play …
Sat., Sept. 29, 2018, 11:23 p.m.
If you like goals, you’ll like when the Spokane Chiefs and Kootenay Ice get together.
UPDATED: Wed., Sept. 19, 2018, 6:01 p.m.
The air in Spokane Arena had a literal chill to it on Wednesday. The source? A really big sheet of new ice, painted and ready to go.
Thu., Aug. 23, 2018, 6:13 p.m.
The Spokane Chiefs took to the ice again Thursday, bursting with a preseason roster so long it had to be split among three squads.
UPDATED: Fri., April 13, 2018, 5:46 p.m.
Spokane Chiefs head coach Dan Lambert will serve as one of four coaches as the U.S. Prospects Camp, the Western Hockey League announced Friday.
Wed., March 14, 2018, 10:23 p.m.
This is not the time of year for the Spokane Chiefs to play some of their worst hockey.
Sat., March 10, 2018, 10:47 p.m.
The Spokane Chiefs took three penalties in the final frame that led to three power-play goals for the visiting Vancouver Giants.
UPDATED: Tue., Feb. 20, 2018, 10:49 p.m.
It’s tough to score on the Everett Silvertips.