Stories tagged: Western Hockey League
UPDATED: Thu., Aug. 22, 2019, 8:13 p.m.
The Spokane Chiefs’ annual reunion was in full swing Thursday at the Arena, where new coaches and prospects got to skate with the veterans for the first time in a …
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., 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 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.
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: 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: 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: 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 …
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: Sun., April 14, 2019, 10:33 p.m.
When the 2018-19 season started, the Spokane Chiefs were a trendy pick in the Western Hockey League’s U.S. Division. The Chiefs even started the season in the Canadian Hockey League’s …
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: Sun., March 17, 2019, 9:04 p.m.
The Spokane Chiefs are in a familiar spot. They just finished their second consecutive season with at least 40 wins and are rewarded with a first-round playoff date with the …
UPDATED: Fri., Dec. 28, 2018, 10:28 p.m.
The Western Hockey League doesn’t track possession time as an official stat, but if it did, the Everett Silvertips’ numbers would have been through the roof Friday night.
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: Thu., Oct. 25, 2018, 6:13 p.m.
During their six-game road trip, the Chiefs crisscrossed the Canadian province – even journeying across the Manitoba border to play Brandon – and covered approximately 2,700 miles (or about 4,300 …
UPDATED: Tue., Oct. 16, 2018, 10:36 p.m.
Jack Finley scored his second goal of the night with less than 3 minutes to go and the Spokane Chiefs edged the Brandon Wheat Kings 6-4 in Western Hockey League …
Sun., Oct. 14, 2018, 5 a.m.
It was a special night one year ago today for hockey fans and followers in Spokane.
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: Fri., Sept. 28, 2018, 9:39 p.m.
Jake McGrew scored two goals and added an assist in his first game after attending the San Jose Sharks camp, and Eli Zummack and Luke Toporowski chipped in with a …
Fri., Sept. 28, 2018, 5:50 p.m.
It’s been 181 days, but it’s finally hockey night in Spokane.
Sat., Sept. 22, 2018, 6:28 p.m.
Spokane Chiefs forward Jake McGrew signed a standard, entry-level contract with the San Jose Sharks, the National Hockey League team announced Saturday.
Sat., Sept. 15, 2018, 9:27 p.m.
Ethan McIndoe and Jack Finley scored twice apiece Saturday and the Spokane Chiefs wrapped up their Western Hockey League preseason schedule with a 5-1 victory over the Tri-City Americans at …
Fri., Sept. 14, 2018, 3:57 p.m.
The Spokane Chiefs announced Friday that 16-year-old goaltender Campbell Arnold has been released from their active roster. His reassignment is to be determined.
Sat., Sept. 8, 2018, 9:29 p.m.
Riley Woods finished with three goals and an assist Saturday to power the Spokane Chiefs to a 7-3 win over the Tri-City Americans in Western Hockey League preseason play at …
Thu., Sept. 6, 2018, 7:09 p.m.
Matthew Wedman scored twice, including the winner with 3 minutes, 33 seconds left, and the Seattle Thunderbirds edged the Spokane Chiefs 3-2 on Thursday in Western Hockey League preseason play …
Thu., Sept. 6, 2018, 4:39 p.m.
The Spokane Chiefs announced Thursday that they signed forward Connor Gabruch to a Western Hockey League Standard Player Agreement.
Sat., Sept. 1, 2018, 7:05 p.m.
Brayden Watts scored his second goal of the game 1 minute, 42 seconds into overtime Saturday to give the Vancouver Giants a 3-2 win over the Spokane Chiefs in Western …
Fri., Aug. 31, 2018, 6:13 p.m.
Rookie Adam Beckman and second-year winger Carter Chorney scored two goals apiece Friday as the Spokane Chiefs opened their Western Hockey League preseason schedule Friday with a 7-1 victory over …
Fri., Aug. 31, 2018, 3:55 p.m.
The Spokane Chiefs announced Friday that they traded goaltender Donovan Buskey to the Prince Albert Raiders in exchange for a sixth-round pick in the 2020 Western Hockey League Bantam Draft.