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Four Unanswered Goals Down RiverKings in Louisiana

By: David Schmoll david@riverkings.com February 15, 2013 LAFAYETTE, La. -- Four unanswered goals by the Louisiana IceGators () erased a three-goal deficit, as the 'Gators downed the Mississippi RiverKings () 4-3 in Louisiana on Friday night. The 'Kings struck first early in the first period. Matt Harrington picked up a rebound and slid the puck past Riley Gill to put the visitors up by one just 17 seconds into play. At the 6:54 mark, the RiverKings added to their lead. Kevin Willer's... Read More
Posted by David Schmoll at Friday, February 15, 2013 | 0 comments

A Season of Firsts for RiverKings' Krahn

Sarah Vaughan media@riverkings.com February 12, 2013 The two main things on RiverKings goalie Matt Krahn’s mind this year: pacifiers and pucks. In addition to signing his first contract with a professional team, the 21-year-old Winnipeg, Manitoba native also had his first child. “Colby was born six weeks early, and we were in Pensacola at the time, so it was tough finding out he was going to be premature and having to rush home,” Krahn said. Hockey has prevented Krahn from seeing Colby and... Read More
Posted by Mississippi RiverKings at Tuesday, February 12, 2013 | 0 comments

Late Third Period Goal Drops RiverKings

By: David Schmoll david@riverkings.com February 9, 2013 COLUMBUS, Ga. -- A back and forth game went the way of the Columbus Cottonmouths (20-14-3) as they edged the Mississippi RiverKings (16-19-6) late in the third period 4-3 in Columbus. The RiverKings jumped out to a lead midway through the first. Matt Whitehead collected his 17th goal of the season from Kyle Lundale on the power play to put the 'Kings up by one at the 9:12 mark of the first. Adam Feniak put the 'Kings up by two with... Read More
Posted by David Schmoll at Saturday, February 9, 2013 | 0 comments

RiverKings Pick Up Point Against Pensacola

By: Sara Giles media@riverkings.com February 5, 2013 SOUTHAVEN, Miss. -- The Mississippi RiverKings (16-18-6) rallied back from being down 2-0 heading into the third period, but ultimately fell 3-2 in overtime to the Pensacola Ice Flyers (22-9-4) at the Lander's Center Tuesday night.  Pensacola got on the board first when Justin MacDonald’s shot from the left circle took an odd bounce right by David Wilson 16:39 into the first period. The lone goal of the period gave... Read More
Posted by Mississippi RiverKings at Tuesday, February 5, 2013 | 0 comments

RiverKings Add Two

By: David Schmoll david@riverkings.com January 25, 2013 SOUTHAVEN, Miss. -- Mississippi RiverKings Head Coach and Director of Hockey Operations Derek Landmesser announced Friday that the team has signed forward Tomas Busek and defenseman Hunter Syrydiuk to contracts. Terms and conditions were not released. Busek, 21, played his junior hockey with the San Diego Gulls of the Western States Hockey League. The 6'3", 187 lbs. native of Beroun, Czech Republic tallied 44 points (18G, 26A) in 46... Read More
Posted by David Schmoll at Friday, January 25, 2013 | 1 comments

'Kings Sign Crichton off Waivers

By: David Schmoll david@riverkings.com January 23, 2013 SOUTHAVEN, Miss. -- Mississippi RiverKings Head Coach and Director of Hockey Operations Derek Landmesser announced  Wednesday that the team has signed forward Cody Crichton off waivers from Huntsville. Crichton, 24, began the season with Kalamazoo (ECHL) prior to joining the Huntsville Havoc. The 6'0", 190 lbs. native of Palgrave, Ont. had two assists in three games for the Havoc before being waived. The RiverKings hit the ice... Read More
Posted by David Schmoll at Wednesday, January 23, 2013 | 0 comments

Fast Start Pushes Ice Bears Past RiverKings

By: David Schmoll david@riverkings.com January 19, 2013 SOUTHAVEN, Miss. -- The Knoxville Ice Bears (18-11-3) jumped out to a three-goal lead and never looked back as the Mississippi RiverKings (14-15-5) dropped their third straight in a 4-3 loss in Knoxville. The Ice Bears struck first late in the first period. Brett Valliquette's shot squeaked through the pads of Matthew Krahn with two minutes remaining in the third to put Knoxville up by one heading into the first intermission. ... Read More
Posted by David Schmoll at Saturday, January 19, 2013 | 0 comments

Pair of Two-Goal Periods Lead Surge Over 'Kings

By: Sara Giles media@riverkings.com January 18, 2013 SOUTHAVEN, Miss. --  The Mississippi Surge (14-12-4) notched two goals in both the first and second periods to hold off the Mississippi RiverKings (14-14-5) 5-2 at the Lander’s Center Friday night. The Surge got on the board first just three minutes into the game when Jarkko Leppanen beat Matthew Krahn with a backhand to put the opposing team up by one. The Surge added to that lead at the 5:40 mark of the first period when Jay... Read More
Posted by Mississippi RiverKings at Friday, January 18, 2013 | 0 comments

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Standings

TEAM GP W L OT PTS
PEO Peoria 16 11 4 1 23
PEN Pensacola 14 10 4 0 20
MRK RiverKings 15 10 5 0 20
EVV Evansville 16 9 5 2 20
HUN Huntsville 14 8 4 2 18
MAC Macon 16 7 5 4 18
KNX Knoxville 14 7 6 1 15
FAY Fayetteville 18 5 9 4 14
RKE Roanoke 15 5 8 2 12
BIR Birmingham 12 3 8 1 7
 
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Updated: December 9, 2017