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RiverKings set to host team's first Pay What You Can Night

SOUTHAVEN, Miss. - The Mississippi RiverKings have announced their first ever Pay What You Can Night promotion scheduled for Sunday, December 27 as the team takes on the Huntsville Havoc. "We know people's budgets are tight during the holiday season, so we wanted to offer our fans the chance to see RiverKings hockey for what they can afford," RiverKings' Director of Business Operations said. "We hope this becomes a long-standing holiday-weekend tradition." The puck drops at 3:05 p.m. on... Read More
Posted by David Schmoll at Wednesday, December 9, 2015

RiverKings get Kasteel in trade with IceGators

SOUTHAVEN, Miss. - Mississippi RiverKings Head Coach and Director of Hockey Operations Derek Landmesser announced that the team has acquired forward Luke Kasteel from the Louisiana IceGators in exchange for forward Benjamin Rubin. Kasteel, 22, has two points, one goal and one assist, in 15 games this season with Louisiana. Last season, the 6-foot-3, 212-pound native of Vancouver, British Columbia had 19 points (6G, 13A) in 32 games.  Rubin, 26, appeared in all 16 games with the... Read More
Posted by David Schmoll at Tuesday, December 8, 2015

Di Salvo makes 28 saves as RiverKings blank Columbus

SOUTHAVEN, Miss. - Peter Di Salvo made 28 saves and Linden Bahm scored on his second penalty shot attempt in two games as the Mississippi RiverKings (12-3-1) took care of business against the Columbus Cottonmouths (5-7-3) with a 3-0 victory on Concorde Career College Ice at the Landers Center on Tuesday morning's Belhaven University Face Off Field Trip game. Columbus had the first offensive opportunity of the game 15:10 into the first period when Cody Freeman was awarded a penalty shot.... Read More
Posted by David Schmoll at Tuesday, December 8, 2015

Bahm's big third period leads RiverKings over Peoria

SOUTHAVEN, Miss. - Linden Bahm scored twice in the third period and Peter Di Salvo made 26 saves as the Mississippi RiverKings (11-3-1) knocked off the Peoria Rivermen (9-5-1) 4-2 for their second win in as many nights. The RiverKings had to overcome an early second-period deficit. Garrett Vermeersch deflected a Christian Weidauer shot past Di Salvo just 3:06 seconds into the second period to give Peoria a 1-0 lead. But the RiverKings battled back. After killing off a minute-long... Read More
Posted by David Schmoll at Saturday, December 5, 2015

Third period power-play goal lifts RiverKings 3-2

SOUTHAVEN, Miss. - The Mississippi RiverKings (10-3-1) saw their two-goal lead disappear late in the second, but Linden Bahm's third-period power play goal lifted the RiverKings 3-2 over the Peoria Rivermen (9-4-1) on Friday night on Concorde Career College Ice at the Landers Center. The RiverKings struck first 13:31 into the opening frame. Sam Higgins brought the puck down the right wing side and threw the puck toward the front of the net where he found Ben Rubin who lifted the puck over a... Read More
Posted by David Schmoll at Friday, December 4, 2015

Genoe perfect as RiverKings fall in Huntsville

HUNTSVILLE, Ala. - Kevin Genoe stopped every shot he faced and Jason Popek had a pair of goals as the Mississippi RiverKings (9-3-1) fell in consecutive games for the first time this season with a 4-0 loss against the Huntsville Havoc (9-5-0) on Thursday night. The Havoc took the lead late in the first. John Lidgett's shot beat goaltender Peter Di Salvo on the power play with three minutes left in the first period to give Huntsville a 1-0 lead. Huntsville added to their lead midway through... Read More
Posted by David Schmoll at Thursday, December 3, 2015

RiverKings sign Beer, move Harrington to IR

SOUTHAVEN, Miss. - The Mississippi RiverKings announced Thursday that the team has signed forward Matt Beer to a contract. Terms and conditions were not released. Beer, 25, has appeared in four games with the RiverKings this season and has one goal and three assists. The 6-foot, 205-pound native of Corunna, Ont. had been on a three-game tryout contract after earning a call-up from Port Huron of the Federal Hockey League. In seven games with Port Huron, the second-year pro tallied two goals... Read More
Posted by David Schmoll at Thursday, December 3, 2015

RiverKings to fight hunger on Friday night

SOUTHAVEN, Miss. - For the third consecutive year, the Mississippi RiverKings have teamed up with Bott Radio Network and the food pantry at Colonial Hills Baptist Church to fight hunger in the Mid-South. On Friday, December 4, the RiverKings will collect canned food items during their 7:05 p.m. contest against the Peoria Rivermen with all non-perishable food items going directly to the food pantry at Colonial Hills Baptist Church. All fans who donate will receive $2 off of their ticket... Read More
Posted by David Schmoll at Wednesday, December 2, 2015

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Schedule

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
 
Full Standings

Updated: April 8, 2018

x-Clinched Playoff Berth
y-Clinched Regular Season Title