Chiefs Falter in Final Game of the Season - NBC Right Now/KNDO/KNDU Tri-Cities, Yakima, WA |

Chiefs Falter in Final Game of the Season

Posted:

by Spokane Chiefs Media Relations

KENNEWICK, Wash. - The Spokane Chiefs were defeated 3-0 by the Tri-City Americans on Saturday night, marking the end of the Chiefs' regular season schedule. The Chiefs finish the year with an 0-1 record versus the rival Americans.

Jessey Astles, who scored twice in the Chiefs' 4-3 shootout win on Friday, scored at the 14:24 mark open the contest in the 1st Period. The unassisted goal was Astles' 11th of the season and fourth overall versus the Chiefs.

The 2nd Period would be all Americans as they scored twice on the power play while holding the Chiefs scoreless on two of their own one-man advantages. Parker Bowles netted his 14th and Beau McCue tallied his 20th goal of the season to put the Chiefs behind by the final score.

Eric Williams started the game for Spokane and stopped 11 of 14 shots before being replaced by Garret Hughson at the 9:27 mark of the 2nd Period. Hughson finished the game, stopping all 11 shots faced. Spokane was outshot 25-18 on the night.

The Chiefs finished 0 for 3 on the power play and 5 for 7 on the penalty kill.

With the loss, the Chiefs are locked in to the 6th Seed in the Western Conference and will face the Victoria Royals in the 1st Round. The schedule for the playoffs is yet to be finalized.

2014 Chiefs Playoff Tickets go on sale beginning Monday through the Chiefs' Ticket office. Get yours in-person or over the phone at (509) 535-PUCK. Tickets will be available via TicketsWest outlets and via www.ticketswest.com as soon as the playoff schedule is set.

  • Pro

    • Gaviglio gets first MLB win as Seattle holds off Colorado 6-5

      DENVER -- Sam Gaviglio's experience in the minor leagues helped him get his first win in the majors. Gaviglio pitched into the sixth inning to get his first career victory, and the Seattle Mariners used six relievers to beat the Colorado Rockies 6-5 on Monday.

    • Mariners' arms shutdown Red Sox 5-0 in series finale

      BOSTON (AP) - Christian Bergman rebounded from a miserable start with seven shutout innings and the Seattle Mariners halted Boston's season-high six-game winning streak with a 5-0 victory over the Red Sox on Sunday.      Robinson Cano hit a two-run homer and Guillermo Heredia a solo shot for the Mariners, who averted a three-game sweep with just their second win in nine games. Seattle was shut out the first two games.      Bergman (2-2) allowed four hits,...
    • Mariners shut out again, fall to Red Sox 6-0

      BOSTON (AP) -- Brian Johnson had quite a turnaround in his second time on Fenway Park's mound. Johnson pitched a five-hitter in his first big league appearance at Fenway, and the Boston Red Sox stretched their winning streak to a season-high six games with a 6-0 victory over the Seattle Mariners on Saturday. The 26-year-old left-hander became the first Red Sox pitcher to throw a shutout in his first Fenway start since Pedro Martinez on April 11, 1998. In Johnson's first start in Fen...
    • Mariners fall to Red Sox 3-0

      BOSTON (AP) -- The Red Sox scored runs in bunches in tallying four consecutive victories. They leaned on pitching and defense to earn their latest. Eduardo Rodriguez pitched six scoreless innings and the Red Sox took advantage of a sloppy performance by the Seattle Mariners for their season-high fifth straight win, 3-0 on Friday night.

    • Mariners beat Nationals 4-2 to snap losing streak

      WASHINGTON (AP) -- Nelson Cruz greeted reliever Jacob Turner with a go-ahead, three-run homer in the sixth inning, and the Seattle Mariners beat the Washington Nationals 4-2 Thursday to stop a five-game losing streak.

    • New Orleans Saints Honor former Seahawks great Cortez Kennedy

      The New Orleans Saints opened Organized Team Activities this week, and early Thursday — two days after the passing of Seahawks Legend Cortez Kennedy — the team unveiled a decal on their gold helmets to honor the Pro Football Hall of Fame defensive tackle. On Twitter, the Saints announced they will sport a large No. 96 — Kennedy’s jersey number

    • Mariners drop 5th straight game falling to nationals 5-1

      WASHINGTON (AP) -- Anthony Rendon hit a three-run homer for his eighth of the season, Tanner Roark allowed a run over seven innings and the Washington Nationals defeated the Seattle Mariners 5-1 on Wednesday night.
       

    • Report: Seattle Seahawks to meet with quarterback Colin Kaepernick

      The Seattle Seahawks are expected to meet with Colin Kaepernick on Wenesday as a possible backup to quarterback Russell Wilson, according to a report from NFL.com's Ian Rapoport. 

    • Mariners give up 15 hits in a 10-1 loss to the Nationals

      WASHINGTON (AP) -- Anthony Rendon homered twice and drove in five runs, Joe Ross returned from the minors to allow one run over a career high-tying eight innings, and the Washington Nationals routed the Seattle Mariners 10-1 on Tuesday night. Bryce Harper added his 14th homer and Jayson Werth hit his seventh

    • Mariners activate Robinson Cano off DL

      The Seattle Mariners activated 34-year-old Robinson Cano off the disabled list on Tuesday. Cano was placed on the 10-day disabled list after he strained his right quad. The Mariners have lost eight of their last eleven games since Cano last played on May 10th. In their last eleven games without Cano, the Mariners have scored just 30 runs and have just hit .203 as a team.

    More
HD DOPPLER 6i
/
  • Tri-City AmericansMore>>

  • Tri-City Americans vs. Seattle Thunderbirds Game 2/24/17

    Watch the Tri-City Americans play the Seattle Thunderbirds here! More >>
    Watch the Tri-City Americans play the Seattle Thunderbirds here! More >>
  • Tri-City Americans Power Play @ 7:00

    Tri-City Americans Power Play @ 7:00

    WATCH NOW: Watch the Tri-City Americans Power Play, starting at 7:00! 

    More >>

    WATCH NOW: Watch the Tri-City Americans Power Play, starting at 7:00! 

    More >>
  • Two Americans players and two best friends

    Two Americans players and two best friends

    TRI-CITIES, WA - It's no secret that the Americans have two of hockey's biggest and brightest prospects with Michael Rasmussen and Juuso Valimaki. But what you might not know is that they have a very unique friendship. "Well at first, for a shy Finnish guy to come up here and play hockey, it was a little bit weird to have a roommate and some guy that actually talked to you and spend time with," said Juuso Valimaki, Americans Defenseman. "But after days and after weeks...More >>
    TRI-CITIES, WA - It's no secret that the Americans have two of hockey's biggest and brightest prospects with Michael Rasmussen and Juuso Valimaki. But what you might not know is that they have a very unique friendship. "Well at first, for a shy Finnish guy to come up here and play hockey, it was a little bit weird to have a roommate and some guy that actually talked to you and spend time with," said Juuso Valimaki, Americans Defenseman. "But after days and after weeks...More >>