RiverKings to take on Ice Bears in Exhibition Game

SOUTHAVEN, Miss. – The Mississippi RiverKings, the longest continually operating professional sports franchise in the greater Memphis area, have announced today that they will play one home exhibition game prior to the 2016-17 regular season. The RiverKings will host the Knoxville Ice Bears at the Landers Center with a 3:00 p.m. puck drop Sunday, October 16. 

Last year, the RiverKings won four of the seven matchups with the Ice Bears. They look to put the finishing touches on their preparation with the exhibition game.

A ticket to the exhibition game is included with all season ticket purchases. Kids who attend Fan Fest on October 11 will earn a free ticket voucher to the exhibition game!

Tickets start at as low as five dollars and group tickets are available at group rates. Purchase yours today at riverkings.com/ticketmaster or at the Lander’s Center Box Office.

A full training camp schedule will be available at a later date. 

The RiverKings return to the Landers Center on Friday, October 21 to take on the Evansville Thunderbolts at 7:30 p.m. Groups of 10 or more purchasing before October 14 receive free tickets to a future game. For more information, call the RiverKings at 662-342-1755 or visit riverkings.com.

About the Mississippi RiverKings
The RiverKings are supported by our community partners, season ticket holders, fans, and grants from Maddox Foundation, an independent private foundation based in Hernando, Miss. To find out more about the RiverKings, call 662.342.1755 or visit www.riverkings.com.

The Mississippi RiverKings will face the Knoxville Ice Bears at 3:00 p.m. on Sunday, October 16 in their only exhibition game before they play their regular season opener against Evansville on Friday, October 21. 

Posted by Mississippi RiverKings at 12:32 PM


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