Stories tagged: western hockey league
UPDATED: Sun., Nov. 3, 2019
The Everett Silvertips are stingy on defense and have enough skill on offense that any mistake can cost you big time. The Spokane Chiefs learned that hard lesson after Bryce …
Sun., Sept. 1, 2019
Justin Lies scored a goal with 1:08 left in regulation and Tanner Brown scored the game-winner in the sixth round of a shootout to lift the Vancouver Giants to a …
UPDATED: Thu., Aug. 22, 2019
The Spokane Chiefs’ annual reunion was in full swing Thursday at the Arena, where new coaches and prospects got to skate with the veterans for the first time in a …
Fri., July 19, 2019
The Spokane Chiefs announced Friday the signing of Russian defenseman Matvei Startsev to a Western Hockey League Standard Player Agreement.
Thu., June 27, 2019
The Spokane Chiefs selected goaltender Lukas Parik with the 43rd overall pick and defenseman Matvei Startsev with the 103rd during Thursday’s 2019 Canadian Hockey League Import Draft.
Mon., June 3, 2019
The Spokane Chiefs announced Monday that 2019 Bantam Draft first-round pick Ben Thornton has signed a Western Hockey League Standard Player Agreement with the team.
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: Mon., April 29, 2019
When you look at how the Spokane Chiefs’ season ended – in five games to the top-seeded Vancouver Giants – you can point to two stats: one power play goal …
UPDATED: Tue., April 23, 2019
It wasn’t a must-win game, but it wasn’t far from one. The Spokane Chiefs, down 2-0 in the Western Conference Championship series against the Vancouver Giants, came home Tuesday looking …
Mon., April 22, 2019
The Spokane Chiefs were 20 minutes away Saturday from earning a road split to open the Western Conference Championship against the Vancouver Giants. But in just 3:21, their 2-0 lead …
UPDATED: Fri., April 19, 2019
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: 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: Sun., April 14, 2019
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 …
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: Sun., March 17, 2019
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: Fri., Dec. 28, 2018
The Western Hockey League doesn’t track possession time as an official stat, but if it did, the Everett Silvertips’ numbers would have been through the roof Friday night.
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: Thu., Oct. 25, 2018
During their six-game road trip, the Chiefs crisscrossed the Canadian province – even journeying across the Manitoba border to play Brandon – and covered approximately 2,700 miles (or about 4,300 …
UPDATED: Tue., Oct. 16, 2018
Jack Finley scored his second goal of the night with less than 3 minutes to go and the Spokane Chiefs edged the Brandon Wheat Kings 6-4 in Western Hockey League …
Sun., Oct. 14, 2018
It was a special night one year ago today for hockey fans and followers in Spokane.
Sat., Sept. 29, 2018
If you like goals, you’ll like when the Spokane Chiefs and Kootenay Ice get together.
UPDATED: Fri., Sept. 28, 2018
Jake McGrew scored two goals and added an assist in his first game after attending the San Jose Sharks camp, and Eli Zummack and Luke Toporowski chipped in with a …
Fri., Sept. 28, 2018
It’s been 181 days, but it’s finally hockey night in Spokane.
Sat., Sept. 22, 2018
Spokane Chiefs forward Jake McGrew signed a standard, entry-level contract with the San Jose Sharks, the National Hockey League team announced Saturday.
Sat., Sept. 15, 2018
Ethan McIndoe and Jack Finley scored twice apiece Saturday and the Spokane Chiefs wrapped up their Western Hockey League preseason schedule with a 5-1 victory over the Tri-City Americans at …
Fri., Sept. 14, 2018
The Spokane Chiefs announced Friday that 16-year-old goaltender Campbell Arnold has been released from their active roster. His reassignment is to be determined.
Sat., Sept. 8, 2018
Riley Woods finished with three goals and an assist Saturday to power the Spokane Chiefs to a 7-3 win over the Tri-City Americans in Western Hockey League preseason play at …
Thu., Sept. 6, 2018
Matthew Wedman scored twice, including the winner with 3 minutes, 33 seconds left, and the Seattle Thunderbirds edged the Spokane Chiefs 3-2 on Thursday in Western Hockey League preseason play …
Thu., Sept. 6, 2018
The Spokane Chiefs announced Thursday that they signed forward Connor Gabruch to a Western Hockey League Standard Player Agreement.
Sat., Sept. 1, 2018
Brayden Watts scored his second goal of the game 1 minute, 42 seconds into overtime Saturday to give the Vancouver Giants a 3-2 win over the Spokane Chiefs in Western …