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Stories tagged: WHL

Seattle Thunderbirds knock off Spokane Chiefs

Spokane Chiefs lose at home to the Seattle Thunderbirds.

Tyler Johnson leads Chiefs’ charge

The Western Hockey League season has come down to a dozen games for the Spokane Chiefs, with eight of them at the Arena, and there couldn’t be more intrigue.

Record crowd sees Calgary top Regina in outdoor game

CALGARY – The biggest goal of Chandler Stephenson’s Western Hockey League career came in front of a record-breaking crowd. Stephenson scored with 36.5 seconds left in the third period to …

Chiefs move into first

The Spokane Chiefs defeated the Tri-City Americans 5-1 on Monday night to move past Portland into first place in the U.S. Division of the Western Hockey League.

Chiefs down Ams before 10,475

After giving up an easy early goal, the Chiefs took command with a pair of power-play goals and then Tyler Johnson finished with off with a pair of late goals …

Winterhawks overwhelm Chiefs 10-5

The Winterhawks swamp the Chiefs at the Arena 10-5.

Chiefs’ Kramer adds special touch on and off ice

First, it’s important to know how the smile creased the face of often-dour Don Nachbaur. The subject was Spokane Chiefs forward and pugilist Darren Kramer and Nachbaur just lit up.

Chiefs fall to Americans, lose grip on 2nd in U.S. Division

KENNEWICK – This time the ice held up. The Spokane Chiefs didn’t. Spokane, in its first visit to the Toyota Center since the New Year’s Eve cancellation, saw Tri-City score …

Spokane Chiefs lose at Tri-City

Spokane, in its first visit to the Toyota Center since the New Year’s Eve cancellation, saw Tri-City score three second-period goals, the first two 20 seconds apart, in skating away …

Chiefs lose wild one to Tri-City

After twice rallying from two goals down, the second time with under 4 minutes remaining, the Chiefs gave up the winner with 37 seconds to play, falling to rival Tri-City, …

Chiefs win WHL game after a tussle with Chilliwack

Everyone knows a wounded bear is dangerous, and the Chilliwack Bruins certainly qualify. Hanging onto a Western Division playoff spot by one point as the Western Hockey League reaches the …

Spokane Chiefs defeat Chilliwack

Tyler Johnson scores his career-high 37th goal in Chiefs victory.

Engel, Chiefs shut out Everett

Goaltender Mac Engel gets his first WHL victory.

Chiefs have to band together

When Spokane Chiefs captain Jared Cowen missed 10 games to play in the World Junior tournament, his teammates responded with some of their best hockey of the season. Coach Don …

Winterhawks beat Chiefs in OT

Nino Niederreiter’s goal with 36 seconds left in overtime, his second tally of the game, gave the Portland Winterhawks a 6-5 Western Hockey League victory over the Spokane Chiefs on …

Chiefs stymie Ice

Was it really just a week ago the Kootenay Ice and Spokane Chiefs swapped whippings? Neither team played like they did last Friday in Cranbook when the Ice won 6-2 …

Spokane Chiefs drop Kootenay

Chiefs win at the Arena, 5-2.

Chiefs, outdoor game smashing success

The Rockstar Outdoor Classic was a wild success off and on the ice for the Spokane Chiefs.

Chiefs eager to go outside and play

The Spokane Chiefs had a chance to practice outdoors Thursday in preparation for today’s historic Western Hockey League game with the Kootenay Ice at Avista Stadium. Judging by the way …

Outdoor hockey about spectacle

One of the unex- pected sidelights to outdoor hockey? Wildlife. As the Spokane Chiefs broke in the constructed-at-great-cost-man- it-better-hold-up-in-this-heat- wave rink with a practice Thursday afternoon at Avista Stadium, a …

Blanchette: Outdoor hockey game is all about the spectacle

When the Chiefs and the Kootenay Ice meet at Avista on Saturday afternoon in the first outdoor game in the 45-year existence of the Western Hockey League, the point isn’t …

Chiefs win at Portland

Tyler Johnson and Dominik Uher both had a goal and an assist to lead the Spokane Chiefs over the Portland Winterhawks 4-3 in Western Hockey League play on Wednesday night.

Spokane Chiefs beat Everett

Despite not getting the shots on goal to which they’ve become accustomed, the Chiefs completed a 2-0 weekend with a 4-2 win over the Everett Silvertips before 6,635 fans at …

Spokane native gaining more ice time with Seattle Thunderbirds

It says a lot about Tyler Alos that his hockey role model is Mike Fisher. “I saw an interview once, he was modest, humble, that’s what I like,” the young …

Chiefs head to break with victory

Chiefs shut out Vancouver 4-0.

Everett downs Spokane Chiefs

Spokane Chiefs lose at Everett, 2-0.

Spokane Chiefs blow lead, lose in overtime

Chiefs lose to the Seattle Thunderbirds 5-4 in overtime at the Arena.

Chiefs take 10-5 victory

The Chiefs connected on 4 of 7 extra-man chances, including two by Dominik Uher, who had a hat trick in a 10-5 rout of the Blazers for their fifth straight …

Chiefs win shootout in Vancouver

Later turned out to be better for the Spokane Chiefs on Friday night as they pulled out a 3-2 Western Hockey League shootout win over the Vancouver Giants before 12,263 …

Spokane Chiefs win on Teddy Bear toss night

It would have been easy to have a different outcome, but the Spokane Chiefs stuffed the Portland Winterhawks on Teddy Bear Toss night 4-3, in the process ending a 10-game …