Stories tagged: Spokane Chiefs
Fri., July 19, 2019, 4:12 p.m.
The Spokane Chiefs announced Friday the signing of Russian defenseman Matvei Startsev to a Western Hockey League Standard Player Agreement.
Thu., July 11, 2019, 2:05 p.m.
Spokane selected Parik in the first round of this year’s CHL Import Draft with the 43rd overall pick.
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: Thu., July 4, 2019, 7:04 p.m.
A little more than a year ago, the National Hockey League draft came to its end, and Eli Zummack’s name wasn’t called. Thirteen days ago, the NHL Draft came to …
Thu., June 27, 2019, 4:10 p.m.
The Spokane Chiefs selected goaltender Lukas Parik with the 43rd overall pick and defenseman Matvei Startsev with the 103rd during Thursday’s 2019 Canadian Hockey League Import Draft.
Mon., June 24, 2019, 8:40 p.m.
Two forwards who played key roles for the 2018-19 Spokane Chiefs have been invited to NHL development camps.
UPDATED: Sat., June 22, 2019, 8:15 p.m.
Chiefs forward Adam Beckman selected by Minnesota Wild in third round of NHL draft, Luke Toporowski goes undrafted
The 18-year-old from Saskatoon, Saskatchewan, scored a team-leading 32 goals and added 30 assists in 68 games last season for the Chiefs.
Fri., June 21, 2019, 5 a.m.
Spokane forward Luke Toporowski doesn’t have to look far in the family tree for advice ahead of NHL draft
Despite speaking with representatives from about half the National Hockey League’s 31 teams, Luke Toporowski really has no idea which team will select him on Saturday – if any team …
UPDATED: Tue., June 18, 2019, 5:21 p.m.
Kailer Yamamoto’s journey from Spokane Chiefs to NHL has been ‘a whirlwind, a struggle at times, but a lot of fun’
Fresh off a return from visiting a doctor in Los Angeles, Kailer Yamamoto held up and rotated his wrist, which had just been given a clean bill of health.
UPDATED: Mon., June 10, 2019, 11:37 p.m.
Tyler Johnson is not going out of his way to avoid watching the Stanley Cup Final, but he’s not exactly building his day around them, either. “After a long season, …
UPDATED: Sat., June 8, 2019, 8:44 p.m.
NHL players accept the opportunity to play at the Ice Hockey World Championships for any number of reasons, but for Derek Ryan there was one big one: April is no …
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 …
Mon., June 3, 2019, 9:07 p.m.
The Spokane Chiefs announced Monday that 2019 Bantam Draft first-round pick Ben Thornton has signed a Western Hockey League Standard Player Agreement with the team.
UPDATED: Sat., May 25, 2019, 10:55 p.m.
Brenden Duncan hit a three-run home run, and CC Spokane beat Mt. Hood 9-3 Saturday at the NWAC Championship in Longview, Washington.
UPDATED: Sat., May 25, 2019, 9:58 p.m.
Spokane Chiefs defenseman Ty Smith has been named Canadian Hockey League Defenseman of the Year, the CHL announced Saturday.
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., May 2, 2019, 6:41 p.m.
The Spokane Chiefs made forward Ben Thornton their top pick and added 10 other players Thursday in the 2019 WHL Bantam Draft.
UPDATED: Wed., May 1, 2019, 5:24 p.m.
Spokane Chiefs defenseman Ty Smith has been named the Western Hockey League’s Defenseman of the Year, the league announced on Wednesday.
UPDATED: Mon., April 29, 2019, 10:26 p.m.
When you look at how the Spokane Chiefs’ season ended – in five games to the top-seeded Vancouver Giants – you can point to two stats: one power play goal …
UPDATED: Fri., April 26, 2019, 11:18 p.m.
Four poor periods and a power play that suddenly went ice-cold sunk the Spokane Chiefs in the Western Conference finals.
UPDATED: Thu., April 25, 2019, 6:44 p.m.
Down 3-1 heading into Game 5 Friday against the Vancouver Giants in Langley, British Columbia, the Chiefs must win three straight to advance to the Chynoweth Cup Finals.
UPDATED: Thu., April 25, 2019, 6:15 p.m.
Enter Charlie Palmer’s home, and it is clear he is a hockey fan.
UPDATED: Thu., April 25, 2019, 6:17 p.m.
Sasquatch or mermaids? Spokane artist Charlie Palmer creates logo ideas for Seattle’s expansion NHL team
The NHL franchise coming to Seattle doesn’t have a name yet. But Spokane artist Charlie Palmer is a step ahead of them, and he’s hoping team planners will give his …
UPDATED: Wed., April 24, 2019, 11:04 p.m.
Vancouver’s Dawson Holt scored at 7:07 of the extra period Wednesday night, giving the Giants a 4-3 win over the host Spokane Chiefs in Game 4 of the Western Conference …
UPDATED: Tue., April 23, 2019, 11:10 p.m.
It wasn’t a must-win game, but it wasn’t far from one. The Spokane Chiefs, down 2-0 in the Western Conference Championship series against the Vancouver Giants, came home Tuesday looking …
Mon., April 22, 2019, 8:28 p.m.
The Spokane Chiefs were 20 minutes away Saturday from earning a road split to open the Western Conference Championship against the Vancouver Giants. But in just 3:21, their 2-0 lead …
UPDATED: Sat., April 20, 2019, 11:29 p.m.
LANGLEY, B.C. – Up 2-0 with 20 minutes to go, the Spokane Chiefs appeared to be in prime position to earn a road split heading home for Games 3 and …
UPDATED: Fri., April 19, 2019, 11:26 p.m.
LANGLEY, B.C. – A flat effort in the opening game of the Western Conference Finals has the Spokane Chiefs in unfamiliar territory, trailing a Western Hockey League playoff series for …