Stories tagged: Spokane Chiefs
UPDATED: Sat., April 20, 2019, 11:29 p.m.
LANGLEY, B.C. – Up 2-0 with 20 minutes to go, the Spokane Chiefs appeared to be in prime position to earn a road split heading home for Games 3 and …
UPDATED: Fri., April 19, 2019, 11:26 p.m.
LANGLEY, B.C. – A flat effort in the opening game of the Western Conference Finals has the Spokane Chiefs in unfamiliar territory, trailing a Western Hockey League playoff series for …
UPDATED: Thu., April 18, 2019, 5:06 p.m.
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, 8:11 p.m.
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: Sun., April 14, 2019, 10:33 p.m.
When the 2018-19 season started, the Spokane Chiefs were a trendy pick in the Western Hockey League’s U.S. Division. The Chiefs even started the season in the Canadian Hockey League’s …
UPDATED: Sat., April 13, 2019, 11:31 p.m.
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, 11:12 p.m.
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, 7:16 p.m.
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, 11:30 p.m.
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 …
Tue., April 9, 2019, 10:54 p.m.
The consensus is that for drama, hockey’s playoffs have it all over basketball – the big-league, best-of-7 kind, anyway – despite all those tension-filled advanced-the-ball timeouts in the NBA’s DNA.
Tue., April 9, 2019, 5:05 p.m.
On Tuesday, the radio broadcaster joined Larry Weir to talk all things Chiefs, from the early season poll that had Spokane ranked No. 2 in the Canadian Hockey League, to …
Sun., April 7, 2019, 8:20 p.m.
Eli Zummack scored his third goal of the playoffs and Bailey Brkin had 30 saves to help the Spokane Chiefs beat the Everett Silvertips 3-1 on Sunday and take a …
UPDATED: Sat., April 6, 2019, 10:31 p.m.
Ethan McIndoe scored two goals and added an assist, and the Spokane Chiefs used a four-goal third period to pull away and defeat the Everett Silvertips in Game 1 of …
UPDATED: Fri., April 5, 2019, 10:16 p.m.
Spokane Chiefs leave regular-season record against Everett in rearview mirror ahead of WHL playoff series
In eight games during the regular season, the Spokane Chiefs won just twice against the Everett Silvertips, their second round playoff opponent in a series that begins Saturday in Everett.
UPDATED: Thu., April 4, 2019, 6:45 p.m.
Adam Beckman now looks entirely like the kind of 17-year-old player NHL scouts linger after a game to meet.
UPDATED: Sat., March 30, 2019, 11:23 p.m.
Luke Toporowski spent Game 2 of the Spokane Chiefs’ first-round playoff series with the Portland Winterhawks away from the team, stricken with the flu.
UPDATED: Fri., March 29, 2019, 7:19 p.m.
After splitting the first two games in Spokane, the Chiefs needed to overcome two-goal deficits in the third and fourth games in Portland, and needed a hero in overtime in …
Thu., March 28, 2019, 5 a.m.
Two Spokane youth hockey teams – the 14U-A1 and 16-U-A1 boys – qualify for nationals as state champions
Two Spokane Junior Chiefs hockey teams - the 14U-A1 and 16U-A1 boys – have won the State Tier II championships and are headed to nationals April 4-8.
Wed., March 27, 2019, 10:45 p.m.
Adam Beckman’s power-play goal 4 minutes, 39 seconds into overtime capped Spokane’s rally from a 3-1 third-period deficit Wednesday night as the Chiefs pushed Portland to the brink of elimination …
UPDATED: Tue., March 26, 2019, 10:51 p.m.
Riley Woods’ overtime goal Tuesday gave the Spokane Chiefs a 5-4 victory against the Portland Winterhawks in Game 3 of their Western Hockey League first-round playoff series at Veterans Memorial …
UPDATED: Sat., March 23, 2019, 11:11 p.m.
The Spokane Chiefs entered Saturday’s third period up 2-1 on the Portland Winterhawks and were 20 minutes away from heading to Portland up 2-0 in their first round playoff series.
UPDATED: Fri., March 22, 2019, 11:13 p.m.
The Spokane Chiefs had the league’s best power-play unit during the regular season. Now that the playoffs have started, the team isn’t letting up.
UPDATED: Thu., March 21, 2019, 8:20 p.m.
The Spokane Chiefs and Portland Winterhawks enter the first round of the playoffs heading in slightly different directions.
Wed., March 20, 2019, 6:39 p.m.
Chiefs’ Ty Smith named top defenseman in Western Conference and first-team all-star; Riley Woods makes second team
The Western Hockey League announced Wednesday that defenseman Ty Smith has been named the Western Conference Defenseman of the Year as well as a Western Conference First-Team All-Star. The league …
UPDATED: Sun., March 17, 2019, 9:04 p.m.
The Spokane Chiefs are in a familiar spot. They just finished their second consecutive season with at least 40 wins and are rewarded with a first-round playoff date with the …
UPDATED: Sat., March 16, 2019, 11:17 p.m.
Adam Beckman scored his first career hat trick in the win. Beckman finished his rookie season with 32 goals.
Fri., March 15, 2019, 10:14 p.m.
Jake McGrew’s hat trick Friday helped keep alive the Spokane Chiefs’ goal of home-ice advantage in the playoffs.
Thu., March 14, 2019, 9:19 p.m.
Ernie Yake’s two-run double to right field in the 11th inning Thursday lifted Gonzaga to a 4-2 win over BYU in a West Coast Conference baseball opener in Provo, Utah.
UPDATED: Wed., March 13, 2019, 10:17 p.m.
Jaret Anderson-Dolan scored a goal 34 seconds into overtime and the Spokane Chiefs pulled out a 6-5 Western Hockey League victory over the Kelowna Rockets on Wednesday after blowing a …
UPDATED: Tue., March 12, 2019, 11:15 p.m.
Orrin Centazzo and Connor Zary scored two goals apiece, and the Kamloops Blazers beat the Spokane Chiefs 5-1 Tuesday night at Sandman Centre.