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RiverKings Win OT Thriller for Sixth Straight

By: David Schmoll david@riverkings.com March 17, 2013 SOUTHAVEN, Miss. -- It took extra time, but the Mississippi RiverKings (24-23-8) extended their winning streak to six games with a 3-2 overtime win over the Mississippi Surge (23-23-8) Sunday afternoon at the Landers Center. For the second consecutive game, the 'Kings wasted little time getting on the scoreboard as Matt Harrington beat Kiefer Smiley on a breakaway to put the RiverKings head 1-0 just 1:11 into the first period. The... Read More
Posted by David Schmoll at Sunday, March 17, 2013 | 0 comments

RiverKings Winning Streak Extends to Five in 4-2 Victory

By: David Schmoll david@riverkings.com March 16, 2013 SOUTHAVEN, Miss. -- David Wilson turned aside 40 shots and Matt Whitehead extended his point streak to 14 games as the Mississippi RiverKings (23-23-8) knocked off the Pensacola Ice Flyers (30-16-5) 4-2 in Pensacola. The RiverKings wasted no time striking first. Matt Harrington picked up a Mike MacDonald rebound and beat Gerry Festa to put the 'Kings up 1-0 just 1:26 into the first period. The visitors added to their lead at the 12:16... Read More
Posted by David Schmoll at Saturday, March 16, 2013 | 0 comments

Krahn Backstops RiverKings to 3-0 Victory

By: David Schmoll david@riverkings.com March 15, 2013 BILOXI, Miss. -- Matthew Krahn stopped all 37 shots against as the Mississippi RiverKings (22-23-8) moved one step closer to the playoffs with a decisive 3-0 victory over the Mississippi Surge (23-23-7) on Friday night. After a scoreless first period, the RiverKings tallied the first goal of the game midway through the second. Mike MacDonald's wrist shot beat B.J. O'Brien glove side 7:15 into the middle frame to put the 'Kings up by... Read More
Posted by David Schmoll at Friday, March 15, 2013 | 0 comments

Krahn Named Easton Player of the Week

HUNTERSVILLE, NC – The Southern Professional Hockey League (SPHL) today announced goaltender Matthew Krahn of the Mississippi RiverKings is the Easton Player of the Week for March 4-10. Krahn went 3-0-0 last week, posting a 1.00 goals against average and a .966 save percentage as the RiverKings moved to within four points of fifth-place Columbus in the standings. "This is a great accomplishment for 'Krahner'," RiverKings Head Coach Derek Landmesser said. "It is something he has earned... Read More
Posted by David Schmoll at Wednesday, March 13, 2013 | 0 comments

RiverKings Claim Hammond Off Waivers

By: David Schmoll david@riverkings.com March 11, 2013 SOUTHAVEN, Miss. -- Mississippi RiverKings Head Coach and Director of Hockey Operations Derek Landmesser announced Monday that the team has claimed forward Brett Hammond off waivers from Columbus. Hammond, 32, appeared in 49 games with Columbus this season, registering six goals and seven assists. The 5'11", 195 lbs. native of Roseville, Minn. has appeared in 406 career games and has tallied 89 goals and 133 assists. The RiverKings... Read More
Posted by David Schmoll at Monday, March 11, 2013 | 0 comments

RiverKings Hope to Continue Road Success This Weekend

WEEK PREVIEW Date Time Opponent Broadcast Fri. March 15 7:05 p.m. @ MS Surge (25-22-4) 87.7FM, America One Sports Network Sat. March 16 7:05 p.m. @ Pensacola (29-15-5) 87.7FM, America One Sports Network Sun. March 17 7:05 p.m. vs. MS Surge (25-22-4) America One Sports Network THREE TIMES A WINNER: The RiverKings picked up all six possible points last week in a busy week that saw the team move to within two games of a... Read More
Posted by David Schmoll at Monday, March 11, 2013 | 1 comments

RiverKings Extend Winning Ways; Knock Off Huntsville

By: David Schmoll david@riverkings.com March 9, 2013 HUNTSVILLE. Ala. -- The Mississippi RiverKings (21-23-8) extended their winning streak to three games with a 4-1 victory over the Huntsville Havoc (19-25-6) on Saturday night in Huntsville. The 'Kings did not waste any time getting on the board. Tom Craig put the first shot of the game past Dan McWhinney just ten seconds into the action to put the visitors ahead 1-0.  After a scoreless second period, the RiverKings extended... Read More
Posted by David Schmoll at Saturday, March 9, 2013 | 0 comments

Whitehead Extends Streak to 11 in RiverKings Win

By: David Schmoll david@riverkings.com March 8, 2013 COLUMBUS, Ga. -- The Mississippi RiverKings (20-23-8) picked up goals from five different players as they knocked off the reeling Columbus Cottonmouths (24-22-4) in Columbus 5-1 on Friday night. The Snakes jumped on the 'Kings first. Matt Gingera tallied his team-leading 24th goal of the year as Columbus took a 1-0 lead into the first intermission. The 'Kings responded with three unanswered goals in the second. Mike MacDonald... Read More
Posted by David Schmoll at Friday, March 8, 2013 | 0 comments

Next Game

Fri, Dec. 15 @ Birmingham - 7:35 PM

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RiverKings vs. Ice Flyers
Sat, Dec. 23 - 7:00 PM

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Planters Bank Ice @ Landers Center

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Standings

TEAM GP W L OT PTS
PEN Pensacola 16 12 4 0 24
PEO Peoria 16 11 4 1 23
HUN Huntsville 15 9 4 2 20
MRK RiverKings 16 10 6 0 20
EVV Evansville 16 9 5 2 20
MAC Macon 16 7 5 4 18
KNX Knoxville 15 7 7 1 15
FAY Fayetteville 18 5 9 4 14
RKE Roanoke 15 5 8 2 12
BIR Birmingham 13 3 9 1 7
 
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Updated: December 12, 2017