Franchise Record Book Updated Through 2017-18 Season
The Chiefs’ record book has been updated through the 2017-18 season!
Notable changes and additions this year:
- The Chiefs are 12 regular season wins away from 1,200 as a franchise and will play their 2,400th game next season.
- The 22-point jump (66 to 88) in their record from 2016-17 to 2017-18 marks the biggest year-to-year improvement since they jumped 27 points (80 to 107) between 2006-07 and 2007-08.
- Their 10-win February was the most wins in a single month since January 2012.
- The Chiefs’ 903 penalty minutes during the 2017-18 campaign was an all-time low.
- Milos Fafrak entered the book with the all-time record for fastest two goals by a Chief, scoring two in 14 seconds on Dec. 9, 2017 versus Seattle. Forward Derek Ryan previously held the record (2006).
- Ty Smith set the franchise record for most points in a single game by a defenseman with seven (2G-5A) versus Prince George on Feb. 23, 2018. The previous record of six points had stood since 1986. The same game tied the record for most assists in a game by a defenseman, most recently reached by Brad Ference in 1988.
- Jaret Anderson-Dolan reached 40 goals, marking the 28th time in franchise history a player has done so.
- Smith’s 73 points rank 6th in franchise history in scoring by a defenseman in a single season. His 59 assists rank third.
- Luke Toporowski’s 23 points rank 16th in scoring by a 16-year-old rookie.
- New positions on the franchise’s all-time (regular season) games played list:
- Tyson Helgesen ranks 27th with 263.
- Hudson Elynuik ranks 38th with 245.
- Kailer Yamamoto ranks 44th with 230.
- Ethan McIndoe ranks 62nd with 200.
- Jaret Anderson-Dolan ranks 68th with 193.
- Jeff Faith ranks 92nd with 167.
- Dropping out of the Top 100: Mike Haley (161), Brad Ference (157), Adam Magarrell (156) and Jacob Cardiff (156).
- Head Coach Dan Lambert ranks t-9th in games coached (72), 8th in wins (41) and 2nd in win percentage (.611) after one season behind the bench.