Stories tagged: whl
UPDATED: Fri., Jan. 17, 2020
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
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 …
Sat., Jan. 11, 2020
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
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
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
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
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: Fri., Jan. 3, 2020
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: Thu., Jan. 2, 2020
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 …
UPDATED: Sat., Dec. 28, 2019
Adam Beckman hat trick backs up strong showing by goaltender Mason Beaupit as Spokane Chiefs top Tri-City
Any goalie starting his first game in the Western Hockey League is likely to have some nerves. If that goalie is a 16-year-old playing in an emergency role in front …
Fri., Dec. 27, 2019
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.
UPDATED: Thu., Dec. 26, 2019
If there is an origin story for his nickname, Bear Hughes and his dad can’t recall it.
UPDATED: Wed., Dec. 18, 2019
Adam Beckman tallied the go-ahead goal in a second-period surge, and the Spokane Chiefs beat the Victoria Royals 3-1 Wednesday in Western Hockey League action at Save-On-Foods Memorial Arena.
UPDATED: Tue., Dec. 17, 2019
Spokane gave up goals in bunches, and the Chiefs’ stellar second period was not enough to evade a 5-4 loss to Victoria in a Western Hockey League game at Save-On-Foods …
UPDATED: Sat., Dec. 14, 2019
Adam Beckman scores three goals to lead the Spokane Chiefs to a 5-2 victory against the host Seattle Thunderbirds
Adam Beckman scored three goals, all with the man advantage, and added two assists as the Chiefs defeated the host Seattle Thunderbirds 5-2 Saturday night in WHL action in Kent, …
UPDATED: Fri., Dec. 13, 2019
After playing at home for much of the season, the Spokane Chiefs will head into their winter break with a four-game trip.
UPDATED: Sat., Dec. 7, 2019
But you wouldn’t know the team was a little sleep-deprived after putting 50 shots on net and gutting out a 4-3 win.
UPDATED: Fri., Dec. 6, 2019
Spokane tallied two goals before 15 minutes had elapsed, and the Chiefs held on to a 2-1 victory over Vancouver in a Western Hockey League showdown Friday at the Langley …
UPDATED: Sat., Nov. 30, 2019
One night after the Spokane Chiefs blew a two-goal lead in the third period and ultimately lost in overtime, the Chiefs took their turn playing the role of spoiler.
UPDATED: Fri., Nov. 29, 2019
Prior to Friday night, the Spokane Chiefs successfully held a lead heading into the third period 10 times out of 12. The 13th time didn’t go their way.
UPDATED: Sat., Nov. 23, 2019
The Spokane Chiefs have squandered third period leads before. But Saturday night in front of 6,056 at the Arena, they went the other way.
Fri., Nov. 22, 2019
Filip Kral’s emergence hasn’t come out of nowhere – he had 36 points in 47 games a season ago – but he said this year the team was looking for …
UPDATED: Wed., Nov. 20, 2019
The job is simple for the Spokane Chiefs: Score at least four goals and they should come out with a win.
UPDATED: Sun., Nov. 17, 2019
The Everett Silvertips continue to hold the upper hand against the Spokane Chiefs this Western Hockey League season.
UPDATED: Sat., Nov. 16, 2019
Adam Beckman had two goals and an assist, including the winner with 49.9 seconds remaining, as the Chiefs defeated the host Tri-City Americans 4-3 Saturday night in Western Hockey League …
Fri., Nov. 15, 2019
Jack Finley forced overtime when he scored on his own rebound with 1 minute, 17 seconds remaining in regulation, then netted the winner on a one-timer from the left faceoff …
UPDATED: Sat., Nov. 9, 2019
Six players scored for Spokane, with Adam Beckman and Jack Finley each recording a goal and two assists. Defenseman Filip Kral and center Bear Hughes each had a goal and …
UPDATED: Fri., Nov. 8, 2019
The Spokane Chiefs are probably sick of the Everett Silvertips. Friday night was the third matchup between the two teams this season and in all three, it’s been the Silvertips …
UPDATED: Sat., Nov. 2, 2019
In three games against the Prince George Cougars, the Spokane Chiefs dominated play but had only one win to show for it.
Sat., Oct. 26, 2019
It was a different night, but a similar script for the Spokane Chiefs.