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RiverKings Announce Predators Night and other February Theme Nights

SOUTHAVEN, Miss. - With seven games to be played at Planters Bank Ice at Landers Center in February, the RiverKings have announced their theme nights and promotional schedule for the month.   Kicking things off is the team’s second Face Off Field Trip of the season on Tuesday, February 6. The bi-annual morning game serves to introduce the game of hockey to school-aged children while also mixing in science and math lessons throughout the game-play.   After a... Read More
Posted by Mississippi RiverKings at Wednesday, January 31, 2018

Tough Battle Doesn't Go RiverKings Way, Fall 5-4 in Knoxville

KNOXVILLE, Tenn. -  Despite recovering from a two-goal deficit early in the first period, the RiverKings couldn't topple the Ice Bears and fell 5-4 in Knoxville.  The Ice Bears took the 2-0 lead just past the five-minute mark of the first period and looked to be in total control of the game. The RiverKings got back in the game 43 seconds later when Shane Bennett recovered his own rebound in the slot and fired it off the crossbar and straight down to cut the lead in half,... Read More
Posted by Mississippi RiverKings at Saturday, January 27, 2018

RiverKings Drop Close One to Ice Bears, 1-0

SOUTHAVEN, Miss.- The RiverKings fail to net a goal as Knoxville secures a 1-0 victory at Planters Bank Ice at Landers Center. Goaltender, Tyler Green stopped 27 of 28 shots he faced in the losing effort. Midway through the first period, Knoxville struck first getting their lone goal on the power play. With RiverKings forward C.J. Hayes serving a two-minute hooking minor, the Ice Bears' points-leader Berkley Scott set up Stefan Brucato who scored from point-blank... Read More
Posted by Mississippi RiverKings at Friday, January 26, 2018

Seven Groups Earn Donations in January

SOUTHAVEN, Miss. -  As the longest running professional sports franchise in Mississippi, the RiverKings are proud to partner with local organizations and charities in the community.   While the RiverKings were successful on the ice, seven different groups received a total of $3,145.00 by The Maddox Foundation and the RiverKings Reach Out fund. Thanks to the groups' individual efforts, these funds were donated directly back to the groups to help support their cause,... Read More
Posted by Mississippi RiverKings at Thursday, January 25, 2018

RiverKings Fall to Fayetteville 5-4 in Shootout

FAYETTEVILLE, N.C. - The RiverKings recovered from an early deficit but fall to the Marksmen 5-4 in the shootout.  The RiverKings found themselves in an early hole when the Marksmen took a 2-0 lead only 6:05 into the game but came roaring back. Bryan Arneson cut the lead in half with a redirected shot from the point. Devin Mantha evened the score at 2-2 with only 18 seconds left to go in the first sending the two teams to the lockerrooms at a deadlock.  Coming out strong in... Read More
Posted by Mississippi RiverKings at Saturday, January 20, 2018

RiverKings Take Down Ice Bears in Knoxville, 3-2

KNOXVILLE, Tenn . - The RiverKings rallied to break a tie twice in the game to take down the Ice Bears 3-2. For the second straight game, the Ice Bears broke open the scoring with a lone first-period goal. It was Danny Cesarz who Tyler Green 14:11 into the period, giving the home Ice Bears a 1-0 lead heading into the first intermission.  The RiverKings bounced back in the second period scoring the equalizer, courtesy of Ryan Marcuz on the power play. With Anthony Flaherty in the box... Read More
Posted by Mississippi RiverKings at Friday, January 19, 2018

RiverKings Announce Olympic Night and Wiener Dog Race

SOUTHAVEN, Miss. - The RiverKings have announced this season’s Wiener Dog Race Night on Friday, January 26 versus the Knox ville Ice Bears. The wiener dog race will be part of the team’s larger Olympic Night theme. Fans in attendance will not only see wiener dogs racing during the intermissions, they’ll also see the RiverKings players sporting themed jerseys which will be available for purchase via live auction after the game. To go with the on-ice festivities, those... Read More
Posted by Mississippi RiverKings at Thursday, January 18, 2018

Late Heroics Come Up Short as RiverKings Fall to Knoxville 3-2 in Shootout

SOUTHAVEN, Miss. - Third-period heroics helped the RiverKings claw back into Tuesday night's game, but fall short in the shootout, dropping a close one 3-2 to Knoxville.  The RiverKings gave up the lead halfway through the first period when a laser from the left-wing point off the stick of Marcus Ortiz navigated itself through bodies and past Tyler Green for the first goal of the game. Despite going to the locker room at the first intermission trailing 1-0, the RiverKings did get... Read More
Posted by Mississippi RiverKings at Tuesday, January 16, 2018

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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