Stories tagged: whl hockey
Mon., June 24, 2019
Two forwards who played key roles for the 2018-19 Spokane Chiefs have been invited to NHL development camps.
Mon., April 2, 2018
Facing another must-win situation, the Chiefs kept their season alive, thoroughly outplaying the Portland Winterhawks and winning 5-2 to force a Game 7 in Portland on Tuesday.
Fri., Dec. 15, 2017
The Everett Silvertips came to Spokane as the hottest team in the Western Hockey League and riding a nine-game winning streak. The Spokane Chiefs made sure it didn’t reach 10.
UPDATED: Thu., Sept. 21, 2017
The Spokane Chiefs enter the 2017-2018 Western Hockey League season with a new coach in Dan Lambert and the team’s top three scorers returning.
UPDATED: Sat., March 18, 2017
Chiefs fans received a dose of nostalgia, combined with a heavy dose of enthusiasm for the future in Spokane’s 5-4 shootout loss to the Tri-City Americans at the Arena on …
UPDATED: Fri., March 10, 2017
Jayden Sittler’s final season in the Western Hockey League with the Spokane Chiefs didn’t go like he planned.
Sat., March 4, 2017
Matthew Phillips scored his 46th goal of the season 2:42 into overtime and the Victoria Royals downed the Spokane Chiefs 4-3 on Saturday in Western Hockey League action.
Fri., March 3, 2017
Matthew Phillips notched his 44th goal of the campaign with just over seven minutes to play in regulation and the Victoria Royals made it stand as the game-winner and edged …
UPDATED: Sun., Feb. 26, 2017
There’s something about facing Tri-City that gives Spokane fits. The Chiefs fell to 2-7-1-0 against the Americans this season after a 5-1 thumping at the Arena on Saturday.
Sat., Oct. 29, 2016
Tyler Steenburgen scored with 31 seconds left in overtime to give the Swift Current Broncos a 3-2 win over the Spokane Chiefs on Saturday in Western Hockey League action.
Wed., Jan. 20, 2016
Brayden Burke scored a pair of third-period goals and finished with a hat trick to power the Lethbridge Hurricanes to a 4-0 victory over the visiting Spokane Chiefs in Western …
Tue., Aug. 25, 2015
The Spokane Chiefs announced today that 1995-born players Nick Charif, Devon McAndrews and Blair Oneschuk will not return to the team for the 2015-16 season. The announcement narrows the competition …
Sun., Dec. 28, 2014
Kailer Yamamoto picked up his first career hat trick and Adam Helewka scored the go-ahead goal as the Spokane Chiefs won their sixth consecutive game.
Fri., March 21, 2014
The Spokane Chiefs and Victoria Royals open their first-round playoff series at 7:05 Saturday night at Save-On-Foods Memorial Centre in Victoria, British Columbia.
Sun., Dec. 1, 2013
Adam Henry accounted for one goal and two assists as Seattle rolled over Spokane 5-1 in a Western Hockey League game at the Arena on Sunday.
Thu., Feb. 21, 2013
Spokane Chiefs fans have watched Blake Gal play for five years, but they’ve seen a different side to him during the last month. Injuries to defensemen Tyler King and Jason …
Mon., Jan. 21, 2013
PORTLAND – Todd Fiddler had his second career hat trick and Mike Aviani added two goals as the Spokane Chiefs picked up a 5-2 win over the Western Hockey League-leading …
Mon., May 2, 2011
Whatever tonight brings for the Spokane Chiefs – one more game to play or none at all – it’s good to remember that hockey in May seemed the least likely …
Sun., May 1, 2011
PORTLAND –The Spokane Chiefs and Portland Winterhawks returned to form on Saturday night in the pivotal fifth game of their Western Hockey League series. Sven Bartschi scored one goal and …
Thu., April 28, 2011
It was just like old times – and that isn’t good. Brendan Leipsic skated down the left slot and fired a high shot past James Reid at 7 minutes, 44 …
Mon., April 25, 2011
PORTLAND – The Spokane Chiefs had a chance to take control of their Western Hockey League playoff series with the Portland Winterhawks but they gave it back. Just 33 seconds …
Sun., April 24, 2011
PORTLAND – For every wide-open net the Portland Winterhawks missed, the Spokane Chiefs missed the net completely on a breakaway. Overall the “what ifs” were even in the first game …
Mon., April 11, 2011
The Spokane Chiefs aren’t where they need to be, but they took a step in that direction Sunday night. After dropping the first game of their best-of-7 Western Hockey League …
Sun., April 10, 2011
It wasn’t a classic, not compared to the last time the Tri-City Americans and Spokane Chiefs met in a Western Hockey League playoff series three years ago. But Saturday night …
Fri., April 8, 2011
There were three smiles, best explained by Tyler Johnson. “That series was epic, to say the least,” he said.
Sun., April 3, 2011
Blake Gal thought about the question. Yes, he admitted, he may have scored a bigger goal in his career than the one he netted Saturday in the Arena to lift …
Thu., March 31, 2011
Only once in the regular season did the Spokane Chiefs take a lead into the third period and lose. But just three games into the Western Hockey League playoffs they …
Sun., March 27, 2011
CHILLIWACK, B.C. – The Spokane Chiefs are in the driver’s seat of their Western Hockey League first-round series after posting a 5-0 victory over the Chilliwack Bruins on Saturday night. …
Mon., March 21, 2011
The Spokane Chiefs closed the Western Hockey League regular season with a 6-3 win at Portland on Sunday. Spokane, whose playoff fate as the third seed in the Western Conference …
Sun., March 20, 2011
KENNEWICK – The Tri-City Americans failed to cooperate in the Spokane Chiefs’ quest for a first-place finish in the U.S. Division of the Western Conference. Brendan Shinnimin and Kruise Reddick …