Stories tagged: hockey
Thu., Jan. 17, 2019, 11:19 p.m.
Mitch Marner scored a go-ahead goal late in the second period, Nazem Kadri and Patrick Marleau each had a goal and an assist, and the Toronto Maple Leafs beat the …
Wed., Jan. 16, 2019, 10:46 p.m.
Sean Couturier had a hat trick, Carter Hart stopped 39 shots and the Philadelphia Flyers beat the Boston Bruins 4-3 on Wednesday night.
Wed., Jan. 16, 2019, 6:41 p.m.
The top two teams in the Frontier Conference will square off on the ice this weekend, as the Bighorns visit the Electric City on Friday.
Tue., Jan. 15, 2019, 9:52 p.m.
Valtteri Filppula scored 1:37 into overtime and the New York Islanders beat the St. Louis Blues 2-1 Tuesday night for their 12th win in 15 games.
Fri., Jan. 11, 2019, 12:25 p.m.
Rick Nash has decided to retire at 34 because of unresolved symptoms from a concussion he suffered in March. Agent Joe Resnick says Nash decided under advice from doctors that …
Thu., Jan. 10, 2019, 5:04 a.m.
After this season, goalie Tyler O’Donnell knows that this is about it for his hockey career.
Wed., Jan. 9, 2019, 11:26 p.m.
Filip Forsberg scored a minute into overtime for his second goal of the game, and the Nashville Predators beat the Chicago Blackhawks 4-3 on Wednesday night for their third straight …
UPDATED: Wed., Jan. 9, 2019, 4:31 p.m.
The NHL is giving Seattle’s future franchise a reward for its investment in bringing the league’s 32nd franchise to the city. NHL Commissioner Gary Bettman says the league has promised …
Tue., Jan. 8, 2019, 10:51 p.m.
Andrei Vasilevskiy made 31 saves, Brayden Point had two goals and an assist, and the NHL-leading Tampa Bay Lightning beat the Columbus Blue Jackets 4-0 on Tuesday night.
UPDATED: Tue., Jan. 8, 2019, 4:10 p.m.
The driver of a transport truck involved in a bus crash that killed 16 people in Canada has pleaded guilty to all charges against him. Thirteen others were injured when …
Sat., Jan. 5, 2019, 8:13 p.m.
Kaapo Kakko scored with 1:26 left to give Finland its fifth world junior hockey title, 3-2 over the United States on Saturday night.
UPDATED: Fri., Jan. 4, 2019, 10:44 p.m.
For the first time all season, the Spokane Chiefs iced a full lineup, and it showed.
UPDATED: Mon., Dec. 31, 2018, 9:45 p.m.
Parker AuCoin scored two short-handed goals and the Tri-City Americans topped the Spokane Chiefs 6-1 in the teams’ annual New Year’s Eve matchup at the Toyota Center in Kennewick.
UPDATED: Mon., Dec. 31, 2018, 5:26 p.m.
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UPDATED: Sat., Dec. 29, 2018, 11:15 p.m.
The Spokane Chiefs and Tri-City Americans skated at a fast, sometimes erratic pace during the course of Saturday’s tilt in front of 8,010 spectators at the Arena. But it was …
Sat., Dec. 22, 2018, 10:30 p.m.
Phillip Danault completed a hat trick late in the third period, Paul Byron scored in overtime and the Montreal Canadiens beat the Vegas Golden Knights 4-3 on Saturday.
Sat., Dec. 15, 2018, 10:41 p.m.
Phil Kessel scored a power-play goal at 3:59 of overtime to give the Pittsburgh Penguins a 4-3 victory over the Los Angeles Kings on Saturday night.
Fri., Dec. 14, 2018, 9:46 p.m.
Alex Ovechkin had his second consecutive hat trick and Jakub Vrana scored in the sixth round of a shootout to lead the Washington Capitals past the Carolina Hurricanes 6-5 on …
UPDATED: Wed., Dec. 12, 2018, 10:51 p.m.
The Spokane Chiefs came into Wednesday’s game without three top players in Jaret Anderson-Dolan, Ty Smith and Filip Kral – all of whom are with their respective World Junior Championship …
UPDATED: Wed., Dec. 12, 2018, 10:31 p.m.
Tomas Nosek scored the tiebreaking goal early in the third period and the surging Vegas Golden Knights beat the New York Islanders 3-2 on Wednesday night.
Tue., Dec. 11, 2018, 8:55 p.m.
The Helena Bighorns remain on top of the NA3HL Frontier Division standings. Kempson Cross shows how the Horns spread the spirit of giving with help from Toys for Tots.
Sun., Dec. 9, 2018, 9:40 p.m.
Josh Morrissey scored one of Winnipeg’s three power-play goals and the Jets got goals from seven players while routing the Philadelphia Flyers 7-1 on Sunday.
UPDATED: Wed., Dec. 5, 2018, 11:48 p.m.
Sean Richards scored an empty-net goal with 1 minute, 35 seconds left in the game as the Everett Silvertips held off the Spokane Chiefs 4-2 in Western Hockey League action …
UPDATED: Wed., Dec. 5, 2018, 7:30 p.m.
Matt Calkins: When the NHL comes to Seattle, don’t expect Vegas Golden Knights-level success immediately
If there was a better sports story this year than the Vegas Golden Knights, nobody told me about it. A first-year expansion team wins 51 games before soaring to the …
Tue., Dec. 4, 2018, 1 p.m.
Fans at a downtown Seattle bar erupted with cheers following the announcement that the city was being awarded the 32nd NHL franchise. Seattle Mayor Jenny Durkan took a bit of …
Tue., Dec. 4, 2018, 10:52 a.m.
The NHL will make the Emerald City the home for its 32nd franchise after Seattle’s expansion bid was approved by the league’s Board of Governors. A rundown of things to …
UPDATED: Tue., Dec. 4, 2018, 8:45 p.m.
Seattle awarded the 32nd NHL franchise for 2021-22 season; here’s how area hockey experts say Spokane will be affected
There is an NHL team for Washington kids to call their own. Starting in three years, the yet-to-be named Seattle franchise will play in the NHL, and area hockey figures …
UPDATED: Tue., Dec. 4, 2018, 11:15 a.m.
The National Hockey League is expanding to Seattle. The NHL Board of Governors has unanimously approved adding Seattle as the league’s 32nd franchise. Play will begin in 2021 after arena …
Sun., Dec. 2, 2018, 7:41 p.m.
Seattle is one step away from landing an NHL franchise. Team and city executives have already secured more than 30,000 season-ticket deposits, got an arena plan passed through local government …
UPDATED: Fri., Nov. 30, 2018, 11 p.m.
Connor Dewar scored on a breakaway in overtime, and the Everett Silvertips overcame a 3-1 third-period deficit to beat the Spokane Chiefs 5-4 Friday at Angel of the Wind Arena.