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RiverKings win in a shootout against Cottonmouths

SOUTHAVEN, Miss – After trailing 2-0 in the third period, the Mississippi RiverKings (23-16-2) battled back and forced an overtime against the Columbus Cottonmouths to earn a victory (14-21-3) in a shootout. In a scoreless first period, RiverKings’ goalie Peter Di Salvo stopped 11 shots while Columbus’ goalie Mavric Parks diverted 10 shots. Yet, the Cottonmouths’ sprung for two goals in the second. Forward Keeagan Bruce scored a goal on a one-on-one... Read More
Posted by Mississippi RiverKings at Monday, February 20, 2017 | 0 comments

Harrington to ECHL Florida

SOUTHAVEN, Miss -  Mississippi RiverKings Head Coach and Director of Hockey Operations announced that forward Matt Harrington has been loaned to Florida Everblads of the ECHL. Harrington, 26, has registered 16 points (6g, 10a) in 36 games played with the RiverKings this season. Harrington has amassed 141 points in 207 career SPHL games with the RiverKings from 2012-2017. The 5-11,194-pound center has recorded three points (1g, 2a) in 20 ECHL games split between... Read More
Posted by Mississippi RiverKings at Monday, February 20, 2017 | 0 comments

Sicard scores twice in Mayhem win over RiverKings

MACON, Ga. – The Mississippi RiverKings (22-16-2) were defeated by the Macon Mayhem (24-7-5) 4 to 2 at the Macon Centreplex. The RiverKings fell to fourth place in the SPHL after Friday night’s loss. Matt Summers opened the scoring at 8:16 of the first period on a breakaway, beating Brad Barone glove side. Ryan Marcuz tied the game off of a turnover in the slot just 33 seconds later. The teams went to the locker rooms tied 1-1 after twenty minutes of play. Macon’s... Read More
Posted by Mississippi RiverKings at Friday, February 17, 2017 | 0 comments

RiverKings visit the West Cancer Center

SOUTHAVEN, Miss -  The Mississippi RiverKings' staff and players made a Valentine's Day visit to the patients and members of the West Cancer Center. Established in 2014, the non-profit ogranization solicits grants and donations to broaden innovative research and cancer treatment programs for adults. The University of Tennessee/West Institute for Cancer Research focuses on four areas of research such as: Drug Development and Discovery, Immunothearpy, Women's... Read More
Posted by Mississippi RiverKings at Tuesday, February 14, 2017 | 0 comments

Moran loaned to ECHL Wichita

SOUTHAVEN, Miss -  Mississippi RiverKings Head Coach and Director of Hockey Operations announced today that the team's leading goal scorer, Mike Moran, has been loaned to ECHL Wichita. Moran, 25, recently returned to the RiverKings from ECHL Atlanta on January 20. Since his reappearence, the 6-foot-1, 200 pound forward tallied four goals for the RiverKings to maintain his team leading goal scoring status (19). The Marshfield, Mass. native was in his first year of professional... Read More
Posted by Mississippi RiverKings at Monday, February 13, 2017 | 0 comments

Di Salvo stops 35 in loss to Havoc

HUNTSVILLE, Ala.  -- The Mississippi RiverKings (22-15-2) fell short Saturday night against the Huntsville Havoc (26-7-2) 4-2 in Huntsville for their first loss to the Havoc since January. The RiverKings trailed early on but managed to tie the game up in the second period before two unanswered goals in the thrid gave the Havoc the win. Devin Mantha took a tripping penalty early in the first to give the Havoc the power play advantage that led to Jordan Wood's goal that he put... Read More
Posted by Mississippi RiverKings at Saturday, February 11, 2017 | 0 comments

Marcuz nets two as RiverKings down Evansville

EVANSVILLE, Ind.  -- Ryan Marcuz had two goals and an assist to extend his pointstreak to five games as the Mississippi RiverKings (22-14-2) knocked off the Evansville Thunderbolts (10-23-4) with a 5-3 victory on Friday night. The RiverKings took a two goal lead before the midway point of the first. Devin Mantha lifted a shot over Thunderbolt netminder Michael Doan under five minutes into the opening frame to put the RiverKings on top 1-0. Four minutes later, Dillon Fox ripped a wrist... Read More
Posted by David Schmoll at Friday, February 10, 2017 | 0 comments

RiverKings announce Mantha's return, Bradshaw to ECHL

SOUTHAVEN, Miss -  Mississippi RiverKings Head Coach and Director of Hockey Operations Derek Landmesser announced today that forward Devin Mantha has returned to the RiverKings. Additionally, forward Cullen Bradshaw has been loaned to ECHL Adirondack. Mantha, 27, returns to the team after playing 25 games for the ECHL Fort Wayne Komets. The 6-foot-1, 190-pound forward joined Fort Wayne in December of 2016 and tallied six points (2G, 4A) for the team. The... Read More
Posted by Mississippi RiverKings at Friday, February 10, 2017 | 0 comments

Next Game

Coach's Show @ Maria's Cantina

Tuesday, February 21 - 7:00 PM


RiverKings vs. Rail Yard Dawgs

Friday, February 24 - 7:30 PM
Faith & Family Night
Landers Center - Southaven, MS

Ticketmaster Game Notes

Schedule

Standings

TEAM GP W L OT PTS
MAC Macon 38 25 8 5 55
HUN Huntsville 39 26 10 3 55
FAY Fayetteville 38 24 13 1 49
MRK RiverKings 41 23 16 2 48
PEO Peoria 38 19 10 9 47
KNX Knoxville 39 21 14 4 46
PEN Pensacola 39 18 15 6 42
RKE Roanoke 39 13 20 6 32
COL Columbus 38 14 21 3 31
EVV Evansville 39 11 24 4 26
 
Full Standings

Updated: February 20, 2017