Spokane Chiefs

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Spokane Chiefs
CitySpokane, Washington
LeagueWestern Hockey League
ConferenceWestern
DivisionU.S.
Founded1985 (1985)-86
Home arenaSpokane Veterans Memorial Arena
ColoursRed, White, Blue
              
General managerCanada Tim Speltz
Head coachCanada Don Nachbaur
Websitewww.spokanechiefs.com
Franchise history
1982–85Kelowna Wings
1985–presentSpokane Chiefs

The Spokane Chiefs are an American professional ice hockey team that began playing in 1985. They currently play in the Western Hockey League. They play their home games in Spokane, Washington at the Spokane Veterans Memorial Arena. The were known as the Kelowna Wings from 1982 to 1985 until they relocated to Spokane and became the Chiefs. The Chiefs were also the first team in WHL history to host an outdoor hockey game when they defeated the Kootenay Ice 11-2 on January 15, 2011.[1]

References[change | change source]

  1. "WHL SETS OUTDOOR GAME REGULATIONS – Spokane Chiefs".

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