Spokane - Mar. 15, 2014: Forward Mitch Holmberg became the Spokane Chiefs' all-time leading goal scorer on Friday night, finding the back of the net for the 62nd time this season, in helping the Spokane to a 4-3 shootout victory over the Tri-City Americans in front of a sold out crowd in what was the Chiefs home ice regular season finale. Holmberg currently leads all WHL scorers with 62 goals and 118 points heading into the final weekend of the 2013-14 season FULL STORY
Spokane - Oct. 19, 2013: Mitch Holmberg continued his season long assault on WHL goalies everywhere, potting two more goals en route to the Spokane Chiefs 4-2 victory over the Everett Silvertips. The native of Sherwood Park, Alberta not only leads all Western Hockey League scorers with 16 goals but also leads the league with 31 points in just 12 games. FULL STORY
Spokane - Oct. 17, 2013: Mitch Holmberg registered his fourth four point night of the season, in leading the Spokane Chiefs to 5-1 victory over the Swift Current Broncos in Wednesday night WHL action. Holmberg is currently riding an 11 game point streak, in which the Sherwood Park native has picked up 14 goals and 29 points, both are tops in the Western Hockey League. FULL STORY
Edmonton - Oct. 12, 2013: On the strength of a 3rd period four goal explosion, the Edmonton Oil Kings manged to knockoff one of the hottest teams in the WHL on Friday night, beating the Spokane Chiefs by a score of 4-1. Curtis Lazar led the comeback with a pair of goals, in what was the season debut of captain Griffin Reinhart. The former 4th overall pick had been returned to the club earlier in the week by the NHL's New York Islanders. FULL STORY
Portland - Oct. 3, 2013: The Portland Winterhawks picked up a 6-4 win over the previously unbeaten Spokane Chiefs Wednesday night WHL action. Two goal efforts from the trio of Oliver Bjorkstrand, Nic Petan and Alex Schoenborn lifted the defending champs to their third victory of the season. Chiefs forward Mitch Holmberg continued his hot start to the year, picking up three more points in the loss and giving him 17 points in only five games this season. FULL STORY
Calgary - Sep. 30, 2013: The Western Hockey League announced today that Spokane Chiefs’ forward Mitch Holmberg is the Denny’s WHL Player of the Week for the week ending September 29, 2013. Holmberg recorded 10 points on five goals and five assists to go with a +6 rating over three games in the last week, helping lead the Chiefs to three wins in that span. FULL STORY
Spokane - Sep. 29, 2013: On the strength of two more goals from a red-hot Mitch Holmberg, the Spokane Chiefs celebrated their 2013-14 home opener in style, edging the Tri-City Americans by a score of 2-1 in Saturday night WHL action. FULL STORY
Spokane - Sep. 7, 2013: On the strength of three point outings from the duo of Mike Aviani and Mitch Holmberg, the Spokane Chiefs had little trouble in dismissing the Kottenay Ice by a score of 5-1 in Friday afternoon WHL exhibition action. FULL STORY
Spokane - Sep. 4, 2013: The Spokane Chiefs have reassigned six players back to their home clubs as they prepare for their second preseason tournament of the season this weekend in Kennewick. The team is now carrying 30 players, including three goaltenders, 16 forwards and 11 defensemen. FULL STORY
Everett - Sep. 1, 2013: Connor Honey had two goals and an assist to lead the Seattle Thunderbirds to a 6-4 win over the Spokane Chiefs in both teams third and final game at the Everett Silvertips preseason tournament. The Chiefs finished the weekend with a 0-2-1 record, while the T-Birds posted a perfect 3-0 mark. FULL STORY
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