“Once hockey’s in your blood it doesn’t matter whether you’re coaching or playing, you just stay in it.”
Hear from newly appointed Spokane Chiefs Assistant Coach Dustin Donaghy on why he loves Spokane, who influenced him as a coach, and more.
Donaghy first joined Spokane’s coaching staff for the 2019-20 season as a part-time assistant under Head Coach Manny Viveiros after serving as an assistant coach with the Nanaimo Clippers of the BCHL from 2016-18. The 33-year-old played for the Chiefs from 2007-09, including winning a WHL Championship and Memorial Cup with the 2007-08 squad. He picked up 11 goals and 15 assists for 26 points in 138 games as a Chief before being traded to Lethbridge during the 2009-10 season.