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NHL roundup: David Perron, Ryan O’Reilly help Blues beat Flames in SO

David Perron and Ryan O’Reilly scored in the shootout to give the St. Louis Blues a 5-4 win over the Calgary Flames on Tuesday night.


Penguins sign D Marcus Pettersson to 5-year extension

Marcus Pettersson is sticking with the Pittsburgh Penguins. The 23-year-old defenseman agreed to a five-year contract extension on Tuesday that runs through the 2024-25 season.


UPDATED: Sun., Jan. 26, 2020

Everett Silvertips continue mastery of Spokane Chiefs

Everett scored a pair of goals less than 2 minutes apart in the second period, breaking a tie, and the Silvertips picked up their seventh win in eight meetings against …


UPDATED: Sat., Jan. 25, 2020

Leif Mattson scores twice as Spokane Chiefs cruise past Tri-City Americans 7-2 in WHL play

The Chiefs went 3 for 3 on the power play and scored two short-handed goals in a 7-2 victory against the host Tri-City Americans.


UPDATED: Sat., Jan. 25, 2020

Hockey’s young stars shine in NHL All-Star 3-on-3 tournament

Young Laila Anderson delivered one of the most poignant moments of the weekend when she introduced the Blues’ four All-Stars. The players who stood out on the ice later weren’t …


UPDATED: Fri., Jan. 24, 2020

NHL All-Star Game preview: 3-on-3 overtime has evolved over past 5 seasons

Trading breakaways and playing at a frenetic pace was what 3-on-3 overtime was about when it debuted in the NHL in 2015.


Women’s players hope NHL All-Star Weekend helps their cause

A year after Kendall Coyne Schofield grabbed the spotlight by becoming the first woman to take part in the fastest skater event, 20 women’s hockey players will participate in a …


UPDATED: Thu., Jan. 23, 2020

Most dangerous lead in hockey? This season, it’s all of them

Joel Quenneville remembers years past when NHL teams leading going into the third period could feel comfortable chalking up two points. A win was a pretty sure bet.


UPDATED: Wed., Jan. 22, 2020

Eli Zummack’s overtime goal gives Spokane Chiefs breakthrough win over Everett

Eli Zummack scored 2 minutes, 7 seconds into overtime. giving Spokane a 3-2 win over the Everett Silvertips, the Chiefs’ first victory in seven tries against one of their U.S. …


NHL roundup: Oliver Bjorkstrand, Elvis Merzlikins lead Blue Jackets past Jets

Oliver Bjorkstrand scored twice, Elvis Merzlikins stopped 27 shots, and the Columbus Blue Jackets beat the Winnipeg Jets 4-3 on Wednesday night for their sixth straight win.


Around the NHL: Teams realize backup goaltender is important position

The Boston Bruins had it all set up to honor backup goalie Jaroslav Halak on Tuesday night for becoming the 74th goalie in NHL history to play in 500 games.


UPDATED: Sat., Jan. 18, 2020

Spokane Chiefs’ depth shines in 6-2 win against Regina

It wasn’t the usual suspects providing the offense for the Spokane Chiefs Saturday night at the Arena.


UPDATED: Fri., Jan. 17, 2020

Portland Winterhawks continue tear through U.S. Division with 5-3 win over Spokane Chiefs

Portland, a team that hasn’t lost in regulation since Nov. 3 and is running away from the rest of the U.S. Division, handed Spokane its second straight loss, this one …


UPDATED: Tue., Jan. 14, 2020

Orrin Centazzo’s hat trick helps Kamloops down Spokane Chiefs 6-3

Sometimes, things just don’t go your way. And sometimes, things don’t go your way over and over and at the worst possible moment. The Chiefs learned that lesson in a …


UPDATED: Tue., Jan. 14, 2020

NHL roundup: Sidney Crosby has goal, 3 assists in return, Pens rout Wild 7-3

Sidney Crosby had a goal and three assists in his first game back from abdominal surgery and the Pittsburgh Penguins rolled past Minnesota 7-3 on Tuesday night.


Eli Zummack has four-point night to lead Spokane Chiefs past Vancouver Giants 6-3

Eli Zummack had two goals and two assists to extend his point streak to a Western Hockey League-leading 17 games as the Spokane Chiefs defeated the host Vancouver Giants 6-3 …


UPDATED: Fri., Jan. 10, 2020

Spokane Chiefs take more physical approach late, top Vancouver 3-1

During the third period media timeout, with the Spokane Chiefs and Vancouver Giants tied at one, Spokane head coach Manny Viveiros asked his team to rush the net a little …


UPDATED: Thu., Jan. 9, 2020

Goalie Pekka Rinne scores empty-netter as Preds beat Blackhawks

Pekka Rinne made 29 saves and scored an empty-net goal, and the Nashville Predators beat the sloppy Chicago Blackhawks 5-2 on Thursday night for John Hynes’ first win with the …


UPDATED: Thu., Jan. 9, 2020

Spokane Chiefs happy to make minor moves ahead of Western Hockey League trade deadline

Earlier this week, Spokane acquired 19-year-old Brad Ginnell from the Winnipeg Ice. The Chiefs gave up two draft picks: a 2020 fourth-rounder and a 2021 sixth-rounder.


UPDATED: Wed., Jan. 8, 2020

Chiefs forward Adam Beckman out to prove he has more goals than scoring goals

In Adam Beckman, the Chiefs have an elite Western Hockey League scorer, a player for whom the puck just seems to find its way past goalies.


UPDATED: Tue., Jan. 7, 2020

Division-leading Portland defeats Spokane Chiefs

The Spokane Chiefs had their second chance in five days to slow down the Portland Winterhawks, who had won 11 of their last 12 games, including a 6-4 win in …


UPDATED: Tue., Jan. 7, 2020

NHL roundup: Bruins beat Predators 6-2, spoiling John Hynes’ debut as coach

David Pastrnak scored for the third consecutive game and the Boston Bruins beat Nashville 6-2 on Tuesday night, spoiling the debut of new Predators coach John Hynes.


UPDATED: Tue., Jan. 7, 2020

Preds GM makes rare mid-season coaching change hiring John Hynes

Nashville’s David Poile did something he has rarely done in nearly 40 years as a general manager: He made a mid-season coaching change after being fed up with the Predators …


Americans Pick Up Weekend Sweep Of Gillette

The Americans Shrug Off A Seven Hour Bus Ride And Roll Over The Wild.


UPDATED: Fri., Jan. 3, 2020

Fast, physical Portland Winterhawks get off to quick start in 6-4 win over Spokane Chiefs

They made things real difficult for the Spokane Chiefs Friday night in front of 6,680 at the Arena in a 6-4 Portland win after dominating the first two periods.


UPDATED: Fri., Jan. 3, 2020

NHL roundup: Evgeny Kuznetsov, Capitals top Hurricanes 4-3

Evgeny Kuznetsov and Lars Eller each had a goal and an assist, and the Washington Capitals held off the Carolina Hurricanes for a 4-3 win Friday night.


Finland beats US at junior worlds to set up semi vs Canada

Joonas Oden scored late to give Finland a 1-0 victory over the United States on Thursday and send the defending champion into the semifinals of the world junior hockey championship.


UPDATED: Thu., Jan. 2, 2020

Spokane Chiefs forward Adam Beckman named WHL player of the month

Spokane Chiefs forward Adam Beckman was been named WHL Player of the Month for December 2019, as announced by the league on Thursday, after posting 15 goals and five assists …


Down to third-string goalie, Spokane Chiefs lose 9-5 in Seattle

Keltie Jeri-Leon had two goals and three assists as the Seattle Thunderbirds routed the visiting Spokane Chiefs 9-5 in Western Hockey League play Friday night.


Canada beats US 6-4 in world junior hockey opener

Arizona Coyotes forward Barrett Hayton scored twice to help Canada beat the United States 6-4 on Thursday night in their Group B opener at the world junior hockey championship.