Stories tagged: whl
UPDATED: Fri., Nov. 8, 2019
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
In three games against the Prince George Cougars, the Spokane Chiefs dominated play but had only one win to show for it.
Sat., Oct. 26, 2019
It was a different night, but a similar script for the Spokane Chiefs.
UPDATED: Fri., Oct. 25, 2019
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 …
UPDATED: Wed., Oct. 23, 2019
Catching a visitor at the tail end of their long road trip always bodes well for the home team. The Spokane Chiefs proved that Wednesday at the Arena with a …
UPDATED: Sat., Oct. 19, 2019
Michael King scored with three minutes remaining, and the Spokane Chiefs used a late onslaught to beat the Price George Cougars 5-2 Saturday at CN Centre.
Fri., Oct. 18, 2019
Taylor Gauthier stopped 37 of 38 Spokane shots as the Prince George Cougars scored twice in the first period and held on for a 2-1 victory against the visiting Chiefs …
UPDATED: Sat., Oct. 12, 2019
As the second period ticked closer to the third, and still the Spokane Chiefs sat on one goal just as they had the night before, they found their scoring touch …
UPDATED: Fri., Oct. 11, 2019
For five games this season the Spokane Chiefs hummed along offensively behind one of the best lines in the Western Hockey League.
UPDATED: Mon., Oct. 7, 2019
The Spokane Chiefs and Everett Silvertips play nine times this season, and if Sunday’s game was any indication, the season series could be a good one.
UPDATED: Sat., Oct. 5, 2019
Ethan Finley scored two goals, Adam Beckman and Bear Hughes each tallied a goal and two assists, and the Spokane Chiefs used a blistering opening period to rout the Tri-City …
UPDATED: Fri., Oct. 4, 2019
Ty Smith knows how to celebrate a reunion, while at the same time introducing himself to his own head coach.
UPDATED: Tue., Oct. 1, 2019
Defenseman Ty Smith has been reassigned by the New Jersey Devils of the National Hockey League to Spokane and is expected to join the Chiefs for their three games this …
UPDATED: Sat., Sept. 28, 2019
It’s hard enough when you’re up against a hot goalie. For the Spokane Chiefs, it was a warm goalie, as in Beck Warm, the 20-year-old goaltender for the Tri-City Americans.
UPDATED: Fri., Sept. 27, 2019
Jake McGrew spent the early part of September playing hockey with San Jose Sharks prospects he didn’t know nearly as well as he knows his Spokane Chiefs teammates.
UPDATED: Wed., Sept. 25, 2019
Ethan McIndoe arrived at the Spokane Arena as usual Wednesday morning, but when coach Manny Viveiros ushered him into the general manager’s office, McIndoe suspected it wasn’t going to be …
UPDATED: Sat., Sept. 21, 2019
Dillon Hamaliuk scored just before the closing horn in overtime, and the Kelowna Rockets rallied to defeat the Spokane Chiefs 4-3 Saturday night in a Western Hockey League game at …
UPDATED: Fri., Sept. 20, 2019
Jake McGrew scored twice, including a go-ahead goal midway through the third period, and the Spokane Chiefs opened their Western Hockey League campaign with a 4-3 victory over Kamloops at …
Wed., Sept. 18, 2019
Spokane Chiefs enter fresh Western Hockey League season with retooled roster from front office down to skaters
For one, there’s a new coaching staff. And the names fans are used to seeing – Anderson-Dolan, Reid, Woods, Brkin, Ty Smith – won’t be on the backs of any …
UPDATED: Thu., Sept. 19, 2019
Ethan McIndoe took the ice at Eagles Ice Arena during practice recently, the old man and a sea of 16- and 17-year-old skaters.
UPDATED: Wed., Sept. 4, 2019
The number of Spokane Chiefs players who skated onto the ice sheet at Eagles Ice Arena was notably smaller on Wednesday, as expected.
UPDATED: Sun., Aug. 25, 2019
Cordel Larson’s performance Sunday in the Spokane Chiefs’ annual Red-White scrimmage showed fans that Larson is no longer a newcomer but one of the team’s veterans to be leaned on.
UPDATED: Wed., Aug. 21, 2019
Fitness testing signals the start of first Spokane Chiefs training camp for new coach Manny Viveiros
Following an afternoon of pushups, pull-ups, squats and jumps, nearly four dozen Spokane Chiefs hockey prospects capped the first day of training camp by running circles around the North Central …
Thu., July 11, 2019
Spokane selected Parik in the first round of this year’s CHL Import Draft with the 43rd overall pick.
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: Thu., July 4, 2019
A little more than a year ago, the National Hockey League draft came to its end, and Eli Zummack’s name wasn’t called. Thirteen days ago, the NHL Draft came to …
UPDATED: Sat., June 22, 2019
Chiefs forward Adam Beckman selected by Minnesota Wild in third round of NHL draft, Luke Toporowski goes undrafted
The 18-year-old from Saskatoon, Saskatchewan, scored a team-leading 32 goals and added 30 assists in 68 games last season for the Chiefs.
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 …
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.