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Randazzo Making Most of Second Chances

By: David Schmoll david@riverkings.com January 21, 2014 SOUTHAVEN, Miss.  -- It always looked like the cards were stacked against Andrew Randazzo in his hockey career. A seventeen-year-old Randazzo went undrafted in the Canadian Hockey League, arguably the world’s best junior hockey league, and, as a last resort, tried out for the CHL’s Guelph Storm, near his hometown of Hamilton. But as the camp drew to a close, he found himself on the outside looking in. “I was the last... Read More
Posted by David Schmoll at Tuesday, January 21, 2014

Streaking RiverKings Face Struggling Teams in a Three-in-Three

By: Will Wodka media@riverkings.com January 20, 2013 Date  Time  Opponent  Broadcast  Thurs. January 23 7:05 p.m.  vs. MS Surge (14-16-1)  America One Sports Network  Fri. January 24 7:05 p.m.  @ Louisiana (17-12-3)  Sports 56/87.7FM/America One Sports Network  Sat. January 25 7:05 p.m.  @ Pensacola (19-13-2)  Sports 56/87.7FM/America One Sports Network  WEEKEND RECAP: The Mississippi... Read More
Posted by David Schmoll at Monday, January 20, 2014

Bronner's Overtime Winner Lifts RiverKings Over Ice Bears

By: David Schmoll david@riverkings.com January 18, 2014 SOUTHAVEN, Miss. -- Phil Bronner tallied the game-winning goal against his former team as the Mississippi RiverKings (19-9-2) completed the come-from-behind 4-3 victory over the Knoxville Ice Bears (13-12-4) in overtime to extend their winning streak to three on Saturday night in Southaven. After a scoreless first period, the teams combined for five goals in the second. The RiverKings jumped out to a two-goal lead early in the... Read More
Posted by David Schmoll at Saturday, January 18, 2014

Bronner Nets Two in Debut as RiverKings Win

By: David Schmoll david@riverkings.com January 17, 2014 SOUTHAVEN, Miss. -- Newcomer Phil Bronner led the way for the Mississippi RiverKings (18-9-2) with a pair of goals as they knocked off the Louisiana IceGators (17-11-3) 3-2 in front of 3,335 for Belhaven University's "Pack the House" Night benefiting St. Jude Children's Research Hospital. The RiverKings wasted little time finding the back of the net. Devin Mantha tallied his third goal in two games on a lead pass from Matt Harrington... Read More
Posted by David Schmoll at Friday, January 17, 2014

RiverKings Sign LaBelle

By: David Schmoll david@riverkings.com January 16, 2014 SOUTHAVEN, Miss. -- Mississippi RiverKings Head Coach and Director of Hockey Operations Derek Landmesser announced today that the team has signed forward Lucas LaBelle. Terms and conditions were not released. LaBelle, 25, signed a three-game tryout contract with the RiverKings on January 4 and tallied one assist. The 5-foot-8, 191-pound Toronto, Ont. native began his hockey career with the Tulsa Oilers (CHL) in 2008 and spent the... Read More
Posted by David Schmoll at Thursday, January 16, 2014

RiverKings Look for Revenge at Home

By: Will Wodka media@riverkings.com January 15, 2014 Date  Time  Opponent  Broadcast  Fri. January 17 7:05 p.m.  vs. Louisiana (17-10-3)  America One Sports Network  Sat. January 18 7:05 p.m.  vs. Knoxville (12-12-2)  America One Sports Network  WEEKEND RECAP: The RiverKings took one of two over the weekend while on the road, visiting Huntsville and Biloxi. In Friday night’s game, the RiverKings fell behind... Read More
Posted by David Schmoll at Wednesday, January 15, 2014

RiverKings and Ice Bears Swap Forwards

By: David Schmoll david@riverkings.com January 13, 2014 SOUTHAVEN, Miss. -- Mississippi RiverKings Head Coach and Director of Hockey Operations Derek Landmesser announced today that the team has acquired forwards Phil Bronner and Brett Valliquette from the Knoxville Ice Bears in exchange for forwards Tom Craig and Corey Fulton. "I want to thank both guys for everything they have done both on and of the ice here in the Mid-South," Landmesser said. "They are both class acts and I wish... Read More
Posted by David Schmoll at Monday, January 13, 2014

Mantha's Third Period Goals Push RiverKings Over Surge

By: David Schmoll david@riverkings.com January 11, 2014 BILOXI, Miss. -- Devin Mantha tallied two third-period goals and Dan McWhinney stopped 28 of 29 shots against as the Mississippi RiverKings (17-9-2) knocked off the Mississippi Surge (13-15-1) with a 2-1 effort on the road. The teams traded chances through the first 40 minutes, but the teams went a combined 0-7 on the power play before play opened up over a five-minute span in the third. Kyle Fletcher deflected a Nick Kuqali shot... Read More
Posted by David Schmoll at Saturday, January 11, 2014

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Standings

TEAM GP W L OT PTS
PEO y-Peoria 56 38 13 5 81
MAC x-Macon 56 33 16 7 73
PEN x-Pensacola 56 33 16 7 73
HUN x-Huntsville 56 30 16 10 70
KNX x-Knoxville 56 30 20 6 66
EVV x-Evansville 56 27 20 9 63
MRK x-RiverKings 56 29 25 2 60
RKE x-Roanoke 56 26 26 4 56
BIR Birmingham 56 22 28 6 50
FAY Fayetteville 56 12 38 6 30
 
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Updated: April 8, 2018

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