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Grogan Returns from ECHL Orlando

SOUTHAVEN, Miss. –  Mississippi RiverKings goaltender Matt Grogan has been returned from loan from ECHL Orlando, the team announced today. Grogan was the first RiverKings player to earn a promotion to the ECHL this season. Grogan backed up Solar Bears netminder Ryan Massa in games on Saturday, November 7 and Sunday, November 8. Grogan, 27, is in his first season with the RiverKings and has made two starts and is 2-0-0 with a 1.98 goals-against average and a .923 save percentage. He... Read More
Posted by David Schmoll at Wednesday, November 11, 2015

RiverKings and Ice Flyers prepare for first meeting

Game 7: Mississippi RiverKings (5-1-0) @ Pensacola Ice Flyers (3-2-0) 6:35 p.m. CST, Pensacola Civic Center, Pensacola, Florida The Mississippi RiverKings face the Pensacola Ice Flyers for their first matchup of the season. In the team's last visit to Pensacola, the RiverKings knocked the Ice Flyers out of the 2015 playoffs with a 2-1 victory. Broadcast Coverage Radio: ESPN Pensacola Streaming: Pay-to-watch video on SPHL Live Scouting the Ice Flyers The Ice Flyers enter... Read More
Posted by David Schmoll at Wednesday, November 11, 2015

RiverKings Weekly Report - Nov. 9, 2015 - Vol. 24 Ed. 3

WEEKLY SCHEDULE Event  Day  Date  Time  Location  Broadcast Info  Game 7 @ Pensacola Wed. Nov. 11 6:35 p.m. Pensacola Civic Center SPHL Live Game 8 @ Macon  Fri. Nov. 13 6:30 p.m. ... Read More
Posted by David Schmoll at Monday, November 9, 2015

RiverKings win second straight game in OT, 3-2

SOUTHAVEN, Miss. –  The Mississippi RiverKings (5-1-0) scored 1:01 into overtime to defeat the Columbus Cottonmouths (0-3-2), 3-2, at the Landers Center on Military Night Saturday night. Columbus took the lead in the first period at 10:56 when Adam Chapman converted on a rush with Craig Simchuk. Simchuk went down the right side and and sent the puck to Chapman, who deposited a backhand past Peter Di Salvo. The RiverKings responded with a two-goal second period to take the lead. They... Read More
Posted by Lukas Favale at Saturday, November 7, 2015

Military Night as the RiverKings host Columbus

Game 6: Mississippi RiverKings (4-1-0) vs. Columbus Cottonmouths (0-3-1) 7:05 p.m., Landers Center, Southaven, Mississippi The Mississippi RiverKings conclude their three-game homestand as they face the Columbus Cottonmouths for the second time in a week. It’s the second of just four head-to-head matches between the teams this season, after the RiverKings won the first one, 6-3, Oct. 30 in Columbus. The Cottonmouths have been off all week and haven’t played since losing... Read More
Posted by Lukas Favale at Saturday, November 7, 2015

RiverKings goalie Matt Grogan loaned to Orlando

SOUTHAVEN, Miss. –  Mississippi RiverKings goaltender Matt Grogan has been loaned to the ECHL's Orlando Solar Bears, the team announced today. Grogan is the first RiverKings player to earn a promotion to the ECHL this season. Grogan, 27, is in his first season with the RiverKings, has made two starts and is 2-0-0 with a 1.98 goals-against average and a .923 save percentage. He started and won for the RiverKings last night as they defeated the Macon Mayhem, 4-3, in overtime at the... Read More
Posted by Lukas Favale at Saturday, November 7, 2015

RiverKings honor Landmesser, beat Mayhem in OT, 4-3

SOUTHAVEN, Miss. –  The Mississippi RiverKings (4-1-0) retired the iconic number 55 jersey of current Head Coach Derek Landmesser in a pregame ceremony then defeated the Macon Mayhem (1-3-1), 4-3, in overtime Friday night at the Landers Center.  After the ceremony honoring the former RiverKings captain, the current captain began a big night for himself, by giving the RiverKings a 1-0 lead at 5:47 of the first period. He took a pass from Ian Young and jetted past everyone down the... Read More
Posted by Lukas Favale at Friday, November 6, 2015

RiverKings host Mayhem, retire #55 jersey

Game 5: Mississippi RiverKings (3-1-0) vs. Macon Mayhem (1-2-1) 7:05 p.m., Landers Center, Southaven, Mississippi The Mississippi RiverKings play the middle game of a three-game homestand as they host the Macon Mayhem for the first time in Macon’s first season in the SPHL. It’s the second of eight head-to-head matches between the teams this season, with the RiverKings winning the first one, 4-1, Oct. 24 in Macon. The Mayhem won their first game last week by shutting out... Read More
Posted by Lukas Favale at Friday, November 6, 2015

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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

x-Clinched Playoff Berth
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