Stories tagged: dan lambert
UPDATED: Wed., July 10, 2019
As Bobby Brett tells it, when Scott Carter hired Dan Lambert two years ago to coach the Spokane Chiefs hockey team, the general manager told the Chiefs’ managing partner that …
UPDATED: Tue., July 9, 2019
Manny Viveiros, who won a Western Hockey League championship two seasons ago with the Swift Current Broncos, was named Tuesday as the Chiefs head coach, the 13th in franchise history.
UPDATED: Tue., June 4, 2019
Spokane Chiefs coach Dan Lambert has been hired as an assistant coach with the Nashville Predators, the NHL team announced Tuesday. Lambert coached two seasons with the Chiefs, leading the …
Tue., May 21, 2019
The Spokane Chiefs announced Tuesday that head coach Dan Lambert has signed a contract extension to remain with the Western Hockey League team.
UPDATED: Tue., May 14, 2019
Spokane Chiefs head coach Dan Lambert has been named head coach of Canada’s National Men’s Summer U-18 Team, announced by Hockey Canada on Tuesday morning.
UPDATED: Thu., April 18, 2019
With Filip Kral suspended for Game 5 against Everett, Ty Smith took over Kral’s spot on the second power-play unit. That meant Smith played just about every second of the …
UPDATED: Wed., April 17, 2019
Nolan Reid waited many years to play meaningful hockey games in April, so it’s a big deal to him that the Spokane Chiefs are in the Western Conference finals.
UPDATED: Sat., April 13, 2019
The Spokane Chiefs eliminated the U.S. Division champion Everett Silvertips four games to one with a 2-1 victory Saturday at the Arena.
Fri., April 12, 2019
Down 3-0 to the Spokane Chiefs in their second-round playoff series, the Everett Silvertips looked exactly like a desperate team with their season on the ropes.
Thu., April 11, 2019
Out with an injury for a six-game stretch in January, Eli Zummack was relegated to watching Spokane Chiefs games from the stands of the Arena or from his laptop at …
UPDATED: Wed., April 10, 2019
Conventional wisdom says the Spokane Chiefs shouldn’t be up 3-0 in their second-round playoff series with the Everett Silvertips. The Chiefs have been outshot in all three games against the …
UPDATED: Wed., Feb. 20, 2019
Fighting isn’t what it used to be in the WHL. A pair of websites – hockeyfights.com and dropyourgloves.com – track fighting data in just about every major hockey league in …
UPDATED: Fri., Feb. 8, 2019
With four wins in their last five games, the Spokane Chiefs may be playing their best hockey of the season. With the playoffs a little more than a month away, …
UPDATED: Fri., Feb. 1, 2019
Adam Beckman might be a 17-year-old rookie, but he sure isn’t playing like one.
Wed., Jan. 30, 2019
The Spokane Chiefs’ five-game losing streak is no more.
Sat., Jan. 19, 2019
Halfway through their 12-game season series, the Spokane Chiefs and Tri-City Americans logged perhaps the best entry so far on Saturday night.
UPDATED: Sat., Jan. 12, 2019
If Saturday’s game was any indication, the Spokane Chiefs have plenty of players they can count on to score as the season inches closer to its final stretch.
UPDATED: Wed., Jan. 9, 2019
You don’t judge a book by its cover and you don’t judge a hockey game by its first period. The Spokane Chiefs and the fans in attendance Wednesday at the …
UPDATED: Wed., Dec. 12, 2018
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: Sat., Nov. 17, 2018
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 …
Sat., Nov. 3, 2018
The list of things that went wrong for the Spokane Chiefs Saturday against the Everett Silvertips is long.
Wed., Oct. 31, 2018
When the Kootenay Ice traded Bailey Brkin to the Chiefs at the Western Hockey League trade deadline in January, he fully understood why.
UPDATED: Tue., Oct. 30, 2018
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 …
Sat., Sept. 29, 2018
If you like goals, you’ll like when the Spokane Chiefs and Kootenay Ice get together.
UPDATED: Wed., Sept. 19, 2018
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.
Thu., Aug. 23, 2018
The Spokane Chiefs took to the ice again Thursday, bursting with a preseason roster so long it had to be split among three squads.
UPDATED: Fri., April 13, 2018
Spokane Chiefs head coach Dan Lambert will serve as one of four coaches as the U.S. Prospects Camp, the Western Hockey League announced Friday.
Wed., March 14, 2018
This is not the time of year for the Spokane Chiefs to play some of their worst hockey.
Sat., March 10, 2018
The Spokane Chiefs took three penalties in the final frame that led to three power-play goals for the visiting Vancouver Giants.
UPDATED: Tue., Feb. 20, 2018
It’s tough to score on the Everett Silvertips.