Stories tagged: WHL
UPDATED: Sat., Nov. 17, 2018, 11:03 p.m.
The Calgary Hitmen entered the Arena on game two of a seven-game Western Conference trip with the Western Hockey League’s fourth-worst record. They left with a 5-1 win over the …
UPDATED: Fri., Nov. 16, 2018, 11:08 p.m.
The Spokane Chiefs started November with some bad losses that at times featured some selfish play, frustrating players and coaches alike.
Tue., Nov. 13, 2018, 10:26 p.m.
Luke Toporowski scored with a minute left in overtime, and the Spokane Chiefs rallied late to stun the Seattle Thunderbirds 3-2 Tuesday in Western Hockey League play at ShoWare Center …
UPDATED: Sat., Nov. 10, 2018, 11:45 p.m.
The Spokane Chiefs put an emphatic end to a three-game skid, getting goals from seven players in a 7-2 rout of the Victoria Royals in Western Hockey League play on …
UPDATED: Sat., Nov. 10, 2018, 6:13 p.m.
The Victoria Royals scored on their first two shots, just nine seconds and 1:55 into the first period, and never looked back Friday night en route to a 7-5 Western …
UPDATED: Sun., Nov. 4, 2018, 9:30 p.m.
Six goals should win you most hockey games. But when you continue to take undisciplined penalties, surrender 53 shots on net and play extended shifts in your own end, those …
Sat., Nov. 3, 2018, 10:53 p.m.
The list of things that went wrong for the Spokane Chiefs Saturday against the Everett Silvertips is long.
UPDATED: Tue., Oct. 30, 2018, 10:39 p.m.
Spokane Chiefs head coach Dan Lambert was looking for a better effort and solid, simple hockey from his team. After two weekend games in which he lamented his team’s play …
UPDATED: Sat., Oct. 27, 2018, 10:53 p.m.
The Spokane Chiefs boast probably the most veteran team they’ve had in a few years and guys who’ve spent time with NHL clubs. But lately, those veterans haven’t played like …
UPDATED: Fri., Oct. 26, 2018, 10:29 p.m.
Sometimes, the final score doesn’t tell the full story. For the Spokane Chiefs, their 4-1 win over the visiting Portland Winterhawks Friday night masked some deficiencies that can hurt the …
UPDATED: Tue., Oct. 23, 2018, 4:51 p.m.
The Chiefs have never has co-captains before this season
UPDATED: Sat., Oct. 20, 2018, 10:25 p.m.
The good news on Saturday night: The Spokane Chiefs outscored the Canadian Hockey League’s No. 1 team 2-1 in the second period. The bad news: The Prince Albert Raiders shut …
UPDATED: Fri., Oct. 19, 2018, 10:10 p.m.
Kirby Dach scored on a rebound 37 seconds into overtime Friday night as the Saskatoon Blades defeated the Spokane Chiefs 3-2 in a Western Hockey League game at the SaskTel …
UPDATED: Wed., Oct. 17, 2018, 9:45 p.m.
REGINA, Saskatchewan – Bailey Brkin stopped all 35 Regina shots for his first career shutout, and the Chiefs’ first this season, as Spokane blanked the Pats 4-0 at the Brandt …
Sat., Oct. 13, 2018, 9:58 p.m.
Daemon Hunt scored the first two goals of his career, including the winner with 8 minutes, 11 seconds left, and the Moose Jaw Warriors edged the Spokane Chiefs 4-3 in …
UPDATED: Fri., Oct. 12, 2018, 9:42 p.m.
The Spokane Chiefs’ longest road trip of the season, a six-game, nine-day swing through Western Canada, began with a dominant 4-1 victory Friday night at Swift Current, the Chiefs’ third …
UPDATED: Sat., Oct. 6, 2018, 10:45 p.m.
Goaltender Bailey Brkin, getting his second start in as many nights, made 28 saves in the win. Eli Zummack had a goal and an assist, while Ty Smith finished with …
UPDATED: Fri., Oct. 5, 2018, 11:15 p.m.
The Chiefs had a sluggish start, and couldn’t get a shot on net until 6:03 into the game. By then the Tigers had already taken a 1-0 lead.
Sun., Sept. 30, 2018, 7:45 p.m.
Brayden Watts scored with a man advantage and 45 seconds remaining in regulation and the Vancouver Giants prevailed in the fourth round of a shootout to earn a come-from-behind 5-4 …
Wed., Sept. 26, 2018, 5 a.m.
Ethan McIndoe frequently sits next to assistant coach Adam Deadmarsh, reviewing his shifts from recent Spokane Chiefs hockey games.
UPDATED: Sat., Sept. 22, 2018, 10:35 p.m.
The Spokane Chiefs started the Western Hockey League regular season with a bang. The other 57-plus minutes were a dud.
UPDATED: Thu., Sept. 20, 2018, 8:22 p.m.
Jaret Anderson-Dolan will lead the way up front. His 40 goals and 91 points led the team last year. Defenseman Ty Smith will anchor the blue line.
UPDATED: Wed., Sept. 19, 2018, 6:01 p.m.
The air in Spokane Arena had a literal chill to it on Wednesday. The source? A really big sheet of new ice, painted and ready to go.
Sun., Sept. 2, 2018, 7:44 p.m.
Adam Beckman scored twice and the Spokane Chiefs defeated the Seattle Thunderbirds 3-2 in a preseason game Sunday in Everett.
Sun., Aug. 26, 2018, 8:41 p.m.
As one might expect, it was the veteran players making most of the noise at the Spokane Chiefs’ annual Red-White scrimmage. But a couple newcomers also made sure fans left …
UPDATED: Sat., Aug. 25, 2018, 7:21 p.m.
With lots of talent returning and lots of talent waiting in the wings, roster spots are hard to come by for the players at Spokane Chiefs training camp.
Thu., Aug. 23, 2018, 5 a.m.
Tuesday marked one of the first official events of the 2018-19 Spokane Chiefs hockey preseason: physical fitness, a mouthguard fitting and then VO2 Max testing. This was the latter, and …
Mon., Aug. 20, 2018, 3:18 p.m.
Spokane Chiefs defenseman Ty Smith signed
Wed., June 27, 2018, 8:40 p.m.
Milos Farfrak scored nine goals and added 10 assists for Spokane last season. He was Spokane’s first-round selection (18th overall) in the 2017 CHL Import Draft.
Tue., June 26, 2018, 6:17 p.m.
Hudson Elynuik, 20, totaled 86 points and scored 31 goals last year with the Chiefs – his final season in the Western Hockey League.