SPHL NETWORK

News

Page 2 of 3

Mississippi’s Rick Hanlon named SPHL Athletic Trainer of the Year

HUNTERSVILLE, NC – The Southern Professional Hockey League on Tuesday announced that Rick Hanlon of the Mississippi RiverKings is the recipient of the 2015-2016 SPHL Athletic Trainer of the Year Award. The winner was determined by a vote of the league’s athletic trainers and equipment managers. Now in his 11th season with the RiverKings, the St. Louis, Missouri native received his B.S. in Sports Medicine from Missouri Baptist College. Before joining the RiverKings, Hanlon spent two seasons... Read More
Posted by David Schmoll at Tuesday, April 12, 2016

RiverKings announce 2016 playoff roster

SOUTHAVEN, Miss. - Mississippi RiverKings Head Coach and Director of Hockey Operations Derek Landmesser announced the team's 2016 playoff roster. The team will carry 19 players on the roster: 10 forwards, seven defensemen and two goalies including eight players from last season's SPHL President's Cup Finals run. Forwards: Linden Bahm, Cullen Bradshaw, Max Cook, Matt Harrington, Todd Hosmer, Devin Mantha, Ryan Marcuz, Charlie Mosey, Bret Peppler and Leo Thomas Defensemen: Tim Boyle, Reid... Read More
Posted by David Schmoll at Monday, April 11, 2016

RiverKings playoff schedule set against Louisiana

SOUTHAVEN, Miss. - The Mississippi RiverKings have announced their first round playoff schedule against the Louisiana IceGators will begin on Wednesday, April 13 in Southaven. The full schedule is below: Game 1 - Wednesday, April 13 at Mississippi, 7:05 pm Game 2 – Thursday, April 14 at Louisiana, 7:05 pm Game 3 – Saturday, April 16 at Mississippi, 7:05 pm (if necessary) Single game ticket prices will remain the same as the regular season, beginning at $5 per game... Read More
Posted by David Schmoll at Sunday, April 10, 2016

RiverKings close regular season with thriller over Pensacola

SOUTHAVEN, Miss. - Mike Grace tallied the game-winning goal just 93 seconds into overtime as the Mississippi RiverKings (28-18-10) closed their regular season schedule with a 4-3 victory over the Pensacola Ice Flyers (31-20-5) on Saturday night in Southaven. It was the Ice Flyers who got on board first. Charlie Adams, on the power play, put a shot past RiverKings netminder Peter Di Salvo to put Pensacola on top 1-0 just 1:17 into the second. The RiverKings bounced back seven minutes... Read More
Posted by David Schmoll at Saturday, April 9, 2016

RiverKings open weekend series with loss to Ice Flyers

SOUTHAVEN, Miss. - The Mississippi RiverKings (27-18-10) scored an early third-period goal, but could not complete the comeback as the Pensacola Ice Flyers (31-20-4) took the first game of the weekend series 5-3 on Friday night in Southaven. Pensacola got on the board first on Stephen Buco's 17th goal of the year from Joseph Holka and Steve Bergin just 7:49 into the first period. The RiverKings tied the game just under three minutes later when Reid Campbell's shot from the blueline... Read More
Posted by David Schmoll at Friday, April 8, 2016

Thomas returns from Fort Wayne as playoff roster takes shape

SOUTHAVEN, Miss. - Mississippi RiverKings Head Coach and Director of Hockey Operations Derek Landmesser announced today that forward Leo Thomas has returned from his call-up to ECHL Fort Wayne. Thomas, 34, appeared in 23 games with the RiverKings prior to his call-up and amassed six goals and seven assists. In 26 games with the Komets this season, the 5-foot-11, 190-pound native of Toronto, Ontario had four goals and 10 assists. Thomas will be in the lineup tonight as the RiverKings face... Read More
Posted by David Schmoll at Friday, April 8, 2016

RiverKings throw 47 shots on goal, fall in overtime

LAFAYETTE, La. - The Mississippi RiverKings (27-17-10) threw 47 shots on goal, but they mustered just a point as they fell in overtime, 3-2, to the Louisiana IceGators (25-25-4) on Thursday night in Louisiana. After a scoreless first period, the RiverKings got on the board first in the second. Max Cook collected a blocked loose puck in the slot and fired a shot that deflected off of Charles Mosey and past IceGator netminder Brad Barone to take a 1-0 lead just under five minutes into the... Read More
Posted by David Schmoll at Thursday, April 7, 2016

RiverKings support scouts at Graceland

MEMPHIS, Tenn . - The Mississippi RiverKings spent saturday afternoon at Graceland as a part of the Scouts Rock event put on by the Boy and Girl Scouts of America. Scouts of all ages visited the home of the "King of Rock-n-Roll," taking Photos with RiverKings mascot RiverThing, and collecting stamps from various organizations, in hopes of winning Elvis-themed prizes. RiverKings mascot RiverThing was available for photos and fun times at Graceland's Scouts Rock event Saturday afternoon.... Read More
Posted by Mississippi RiverKings at Monday, April 4, 2016

Next Game

Thank You, Fans!

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