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RiverKings Forward Matt Harrington Loaned to ECHL

SOUTHAVEN, Miss. -  The RiverKings and Head Coach/Director of Hockey Ops Derek Landmesser have announced the loan of forward Matt Harrington to the Wheeling Nailers of the ECHL.  Harrington, 27, has played 262 games with the RiverKings since joining the team in 2012-13 and is the team's longest-tenured player. His loan to Wheeling marks the second time he's suited up for the Nailers, his first coming in 2014 where he played four games for the Pittsburgh... Read More
Posted by Mississippi RiverKings at Friday, February 16, 2018 | 0 comments

RiverKings, Memphis Hustle, and Maria's Cantina Announce the Double Dip Deal

SOUTHAVEN, Miss. - The RiverKings, in conjunction with the Memphis Hustle and Maria’s Cantina, have announced the Double Dip Deal for two upcoming games in which the Hustle and RiverKings play on the same day.   For the games on Saturday, February 24 and Saturday, March 10, fans can enjoy an afternoon Hustle Game, followed by an afternoon party at Maria’s Cantina in Southaven, and finish it all off with the evening RiverKings game. That's two games and a party all... Read More
Posted by Mississippi RiverKings at Thursday, February 15, 2018 | 0 comments

Marcuz, Arneson, Loaned to ECHL Wheeling

SOUTHAVEN, Miss. -  The RiverKings and Head Coach/Director of Hockey Operations Derek Landmesser have announced that forward Ryan Marcuz and Bryan Arneson been loaned to ECHL Wheeling.  Marcuz, 28, has notched 11 goals and 20 assists through the team's first 39 games of the season and is one of only three players roster to have played in every RiverKings game this season. The Richmond Hill, Ontario, native has played in 187 games in the SPHL scoring 59 goals and... Read More
Posted by Mississippi RiverKings at Thursday, February 15, 2018 | 0 comments

Defenseman Jake Schultz Loaned to ECHL Greenville

SOUTHAVEN, Miss. -  The RiverKings and Head Coach/Director of Hockey Operations Derek Landmesser have announced that defenseman Jake Schultz has been loaned to ECHL Greenville.  Through 35 games played the 21-year-old rookie has one goal, two assists, 118 penalty minutes and is minus eight on the season. The Rochester native scored his first professional goal in the game against Evansville on February 9.  Schultz came to Mississippi after playing for the New... Read More
Posted by Mississippi RiverKings at Wednesday, February 14, 2018 | 0 comments

Pair of RiverKings games in Pensacola, Canceled

SOUTHAVEN, Miss. -  The RiverKings and Pensacola Ice Flyers, along with the Southern Professional Hockey League, have announced the canceling of this weekend's games between the two clubs.  With matchups scheduled on Friday, February 16 and Saturday, February 17, building complications have forced the RiverKings and Ice Flyers to postpone. Make-up dates have not been yet been determined and will be released to the general public in the near future.  Fans who purchased... Read More
Posted by Mississippi RiverKings at Wednesday, February 14, 2018 | 0 comments

Late Goal Dooms RiverKings, Fall to Havoc 5-4

SOUTHAVEN, Miss. -  Ryan Salkeld scored his first goal as a RiverKing and Bryan Arneson added his fifth goal in as many games, but the RiverKings couldn't get past a late goal and fall to the Havoc, 5-4.  After falling down early in the first 3-0, the RiverKings woke up and got things in gear. Matt Harrington feathered a pass over to Ryan Salkeld in the slot who's shot changed direction on the way in, fooling Huntsville Goalie Keegan Asmundson and got the RiverKings on the... Read More
Posted by Mississippi RiverKings at Tuesday, February 13, 2018 | 0 comments

RiverKings Hold off Thunderbolts Comeback, Win 6-4

SOUTHAVEN, Miss.  - The RiverKings hold on late to defeat the Evansville Thunderbolts 6-4 at Planters Bank Ice at Landers Center. Ryan Marcuz broke a 4-4 tie late in the third to propel the RiverKings to their fourth straight win while handing Evansville their eighth straight loss. The RiverKings started the game with three first period goals, and four unanswered to start but the Thunderbolts came roaring back.  Brantley Sherwood scored a shorthanded goal to open up the... Read More
Posted by Mississippi RiverKings at Saturday, February 10, 2018 | 0 comments

RiverKings Take First of Home-and-Home with Evansville, 2-1

EVANSVILLE, Ind. - Jared Rutledge turned away 34 shots and Jake Schultz netted his first professional goal as the RiverKings win their third straight downing the Thunderbolts, 2-1.   The scoring got started early in the game thanks to a heads-up play from Devin Mantha. At the 2:03 mark of the first, Mantha intercepted a pass in the offensive zone and fed a pass to Bryan Arneson waiting for it back-door, and Arneson buried it for his 8 th  goal of the season. Evansville would... Read More
Posted by Mississippi RiverKings at Friday, February 9, 2018 | 0 comments

Next Game

RiverKings vs. Rail Yard Dawgs
Fri, Feb. 23 - 7:00 PM
Fresh Friday
Presented by Valpak
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Planters Bank Ice @ Landers Center

Schedule

Standings

TEAM GP W L OT PTS
PEO Peoria 40 27 10 3 57
PEN Pensacola 37 24 9 4 52
MAC Macon 39 23 11 5 51
HUN Huntsville 41 23 13 5 51
KNX Knoxville 40 22 14 4 48
EVV Evansville 42 19 17 6 44
MRK RiverKings 39 19 18 2 40
RKE Roanoke 40 18 19 3 39
BIR Birmingham 41 15 21 5 35
FAY Fayetteville 41 10 25 6 26
 
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Updated: February 18, 2017