Arrow-right Camera

Tags


Everything tagged


Sort by:

Stories tagged: whl


UPDATED: Tue., Jan. 14, 2020

Orrin Centazzo’s hat trick helps Kamloops down Spokane Chiefs 6-3

Sometimes, things just don’t go your way. And sometimes, things don’t go your way over and over and at the worst possible moment. The Chiefs learned that lesson in a …


Eli Zummack has four-point night to lead Spokane Chiefs past Vancouver Giants 6-3

Eli Zummack had two goals and two assists to extend his point streak to a Western Hockey League-leading 17 games as the Spokane Chiefs defeated the host Vancouver Giants 6-3 …


UPDATED: Fri., Jan. 10, 2020

Spokane Chiefs take more physical approach late, top Vancouver 3-1

During the third period media timeout, with the Spokane Chiefs and Vancouver Giants tied at one, Spokane head coach Manny Viveiros asked his team to rush the net a little …


UPDATED: Thu., Jan. 9, 2020

Spokane Chiefs happy to make minor moves ahead of Western Hockey League trade deadline

Earlier this week, Spokane acquired 19-year-old Brad Ginnell from the Winnipeg Ice. The Chiefs gave up two draft picks: a 2020 fourth-rounder and a 2021 sixth-rounder.


UPDATED: Wed., Jan. 8, 2020

Chiefs forward Adam Beckman out to prove he has more goals than scoring goals

In Adam Beckman, the Chiefs have an elite Western Hockey League scorer, a player for whom the puck just seems to find its way past goalies.


UPDATED: Tue., Jan. 7, 2020

Division-leading Portland defeats Spokane Chiefs

The Spokane Chiefs had their second chance in five days to slow down the Portland Winterhawks, who had won 11 of their last 12 games, including a 6-4 win in …


UPDATED: Fri., Jan. 3, 2020

Fast, physical Portland Winterhawks get off to quick start in 6-4 win over Spokane Chiefs

They made things real difficult for the Spokane Chiefs Friday night in front of 6,680 at the Arena in a 6-4 Portland win after dominating the first two periods.


UPDATED: Thu., Jan. 2, 2020

Spokane Chiefs forward Adam Beckman named WHL player of the month

Spokane Chiefs forward Adam Beckman was been named WHL Player of the Month for December 2019, as announced by the league on Thursday, after posting 15 goals and five assists …


UPDATED: Sat., Dec. 28, 2019

Adam Beckman hat trick backs up strong showing by goaltender Mason Beaupit as Spokane Chiefs top Tri-City

Any goalie starting his first game in the Western Hockey League is likely to have some nerves. If that goalie is a 16-year-old playing in an emergency role in front …


Down to third-string goalie, Spokane Chiefs lose 9-5 in Seattle

Keltie Jeri-Leon had two goals and three assists as the Seattle Thunderbirds routed the visiting Spokane Chiefs 9-5 in Western Hockey League play Friday night.


UPDATED: Thu., Dec. 26, 2019

Spokane Chiefs’ Bear Hughes took unusual path to success in Western Hockey League

If there is an origin story for his nickname, Bear Hughes and his dad can’t recall it.


UPDATED: Wed., Dec. 18, 2019

Spokane Chiefs bounce back, beat Victoria 3-1

Adam Beckman tallied the go-ahead goal in a second-period surge, and the Spokane Chiefs beat the Victoria Royals 3-1 Wednesday in Western Hockey League action at Save-On-Foods Memorial Arena.


UPDATED: Tue., Dec. 17, 2019

Spokane rally fizzles in loss to Victoria

Spokane gave up goals in bunches, and the Chiefs’ stellar second period was not enough to evade a 5-4 loss to Victoria in a Western Hockey League game at Save-On-Foods …


UPDATED: Sat., Dec. 14, 2019

Adam Beckman scores three goals to lead the Spokane Chiefs to a 5-2 victory against the host Seattle Thunderbirds

Adam Beckman scored three goals, all with the man advantage, and added two assists as the Chiefs defeated the host Seattle Thunderbirds 5-2 Saturday night in WHL action in Kent, …


UPDATED: Fri., Dec. 13, 2019

Road show: Spokane Chiefs hit the road with five-game winning streak in tow

After playing at home for much of the season, the Spokane Chiefs will head into their winter break with a four-game trip.


UPDATED: Sat., Dec. 7, 2019

Spokane Chiefs use early goal, late surge to hold off rival Tri-City

But you wouldn’t know the team was a little sleep-deprived after putting 50 shots on net and gutting out a 4-3 win.


UPDATED: Fri., Dec. 6, 2019

Strong start carries Spokane Chiefs past Vancouver Giants

Spokane tallied two goals before 15 minutes had elapsed, and the Chiefs held on to a 2-1 victory over Vancouver in a Western Hockey League showdown Friday at the Langley …


UPDATED: Sat., Nov. 30, 2019

Spokane Chiefs storm back from early deficit, beat Victoria 4-3 in overtime

One night after the Spokane Chiefs blew a two-goal lead in the third period and ultimately lost in overtime, the Chiefs took their turn playing the role of spoiler.


UPDATED: Fri., Nov. 29, 2019

Spokane Chiefs can’t hold on to early lead as Vancouver earns 3-2 overtime win

Prior to Friday night, the Spokane Chiefs successfully held a lead heading into the third period 10 times out of 12. The 13th time didn’t go their way.


UPDATED: Sat., Nov. 23, 2019

Spokane Chiefs storm back from early deficit, beat Winnipeg 5-3

The Spokane Chiefs have squandered third period leads before. But Saturday night in front of 6,056 at the Arena, they went the other way.


Spokane Chiefs made wise choice to keep 20-year-old defenseman Filip Kral

Filip Kral’s emergence hasn’t come out of nowhere – he had 36 points in 47 games a season ago – but he said this year the team was looking for …


UPDATED: Wed., Nov. 20, 2019

Chiefs improve to 11-0 for season when they score at least four goals

The job is simple for the Spokane Chiefs: Score at least four goals and they should come out with a win.


UPDATED: Sun., Nov. 17, 2019

Everett Silvertips get best of Spokane Chiefs for fourth straight time

The Everett Silvertips continue to hold the upper hand against the Spokane Chiefs this Western Hockey League season.


UPDATED: Sat., Nov. 16, 2019

Adam Beckman has two goals and an assist as Spokane Chiefs defeat rival Tri-City 4-3

Adam Beckman had two goals and an assist, including the winner with 49.9 seconds remaining, as the Chiefs defeated the host Tri-City Americans 4-3 Saturday night in Western Hockey League …


Jack Finley scores twice, including overtime winner, as Spokane Chiefs defeat Portland Winterhawks

Jack Finley forced overtime when he scored on his own rebound with 1 minute, 17 seconds remaining in regulation, then netted the winner on a one-timer from the left faceoff …


UPDATED: Sat., Nov. 9, 2019

Spokane Chiefs rebound with 6-1 victory against Kelowna

Six players scored for Spokane, with Adam Beckman and Jack Finley each recording a goal and two assists. Defenseman Filip Kral and center Bear Hughes each had a goal and …


UPDATED: Fri., Nov. 8, 2019

Spokane Chiefs can’t climb out of early hole against Everett in 4-3 loss

The Spokane Chiefs are probably sick of the Everett Silvertips. Friday night was the third matchup between the two teams this season and in all three, it’s been the Silvertips …


UPDATED: Sat., Nov. 2, 2019

Spokane Chiefs find their groove against Prince George, thump Cougars 6-0

In three games against the Prince George Cougars, the Spokane Chiefs dominated play but had only one win to show for it.


Spokane offense sputters for second night in a row as Prince Albert beats Chiefs 4-1

It was a different night, but a similar script for the Spokane Chiefs.


UPDATED: Fri., Oct. 25, 2019

Portland Winterhawks pull away from Spokane Chiefs with third-period goals

Playing catch-up is no way to win a hockey game. The Spokane Chiefs know that, but that’s the situation they were in Friday night against the Portland Winterhawks at the …