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First Half Ends with Fireworks

HERNANDO, Miss.,-  The Gladiators extended their winning streak to five, as the Sharks took a two point lead over the Stars in the battle for second place. The Sharks and Stars kicked off the week on Tuesday night. The first half was dominated by the player wearing number five for each team, Carson Middleton and Brady Bienvenu for the Sharks and Stars respectively. They combined for five goals and one assist in the first half alone, as the Stars took a slim 5-4 lead into intermission. ... Read More
Posted by Colby Dorris at Friday, August 29, 2014 | 0 comments

Sheldon Sprints to the Finish Line

OLIVE BRANCH, Miss - The fastest turtle in town, RiverKings mascot Sheldon, ran in the Lewisburg Patriot Day 5K on August 23. Sheldon led stretching, was first off the starting line, and sprinted to the finish line. After the race, he cheered on runners while giving plenty of hugs and high-fives. “It was great having the RiverKings and Sheldon attend Patriot Day”, said race director Mary Kuntz. “The runners enjoyed getting encouragement as well as laughs from Sheldon. “We want to thank... Read More
Posted by Bradley Field at Thursday, August 28, 2014 | 0 comments

Sheldon Goes to the Movies

Collierville, Tenn. - RiverKings mascot Sheldon the turtle enjoyed popcorn and the movie “Babe” at Carriage Crossing on August 22. Sheldon made new friends by giving hugs, autographs, and even hockey lessons. Carriage Crossing hosts a free movie night every other Friday night during the months May-September. “Families had a great time interacting with Sheldon and staff from the RiverKings”, said Kendra East, marketing coordinator of Carriage Crossing. “The RiverKings entertained the crowd... Read More
Posted by Bradley Field at Thursday, August 28, 2014 | 0 comments

RiverKings re-sign Clancy, bring in Di Salvo

SOUTHAVEN, Miss -- Mississippi RiverKings Head Coach and Director of Hockey Operations Derek Landmesser announced today that the team has re-signed defenseman Paul Clancy and signed goaltender Peter Di Salvo for training camp. Terms and conditions were not released. Clancy, 24, played his rookie season with the RiverKings last season, appearing in all 56 games and contributing 13 points (3g, 10a) from the blue line.  "Clance did a real solid job for us last season," Landmesser said.... Read More
Posted by Lukas Favale at Tuesday, August 26, 2014 | 0 comments

SPHL, RiverKings announce online video partnership with NeuLion

HUNTERSVILLE, NC – The Southern Professional Hockey League today announced it has partnered with NeuLion, Inc. (TSX: NLN), the leading enabler and provider of live and on-demand content to Internet-connected devices, to deliver live and on-demand content for all SPHL games across a variety of platforms. “We are excited to partner with the SPHL,” said Chris Wagner, EVP of NeuLion. “Our experience in delivering live sports to multiple devices is second-to-none and we are thrilled to provide the... Read More
Posted by Lukas Favale at Tuesday, August 26, 2014 | 0 comments

Defense Heats Up in Week Two

HERNANDO, Miss.- Following a high scoring first week, defensive strategies played a big role in week two of the Jr. StreetKings season.    The first match-up of week two featured the Super Drugs Stars (1-1), who sought revenge for their week one blowout loss to the Gladiators (2-0). The game began much like last week, with the Gladiators dominating the first half, taking a 6-1 lead. At halftime, however, Coach Jamie Berryhill lit a fire under his team. The Cleary brothers,... Read More
Posted by Colby Dorris at Friday, August 22, 2014 | 0 comments

Mississippi RiverKings finalize front office

SOUTHAVEN, Miss. - The Mississippi RiverKings announced today that they have finalized their front office staff for the 2014-15 season.  The RiverKings have hired Lukas Favale as their new radio play-by-play announcer. Favale will broadcast all 56 games during the 2014-15 season. He replaces David Schmoll, who was named the team's Director of Business Operations earlier this week. “Lukas brings to us an American Hockey League caliber broadcast and is someone our fans are going to... Read More
Posted by Lukas Favale at Thursday, August 21, 2014 | 1 comments

RiverKings announce exhibition dates

SOUTHAVEN, Miss. --  The Mississippi RiverKings announced their two-game exhibition schedule, which will take place a week before the start of the 2014-15 regular season. The RiverKings will travel to Huntsville to face the Havoc on Saturday, October 18 at the Municipal Ice Complex at 7:30 p.m. On Sunday, October 19 the RiverKings will host the Knoxville IceBears at the Landers Center at 3:05 p.m. Ticket information will be available at a later date and RiverKings season ticket... Read More
Posted by Lukas Favale at Wednesday, August 20, 2014 | 0 comments

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Friday, October 20 - 7:00 PM
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TEAM GP W L OT PTS
MRK RiverKings 0 0 0 0 0
BIR Birmingham 0 0 0 0 0
EVV Evansville 0 0 0 0 0
FAY Fayetteville 0 0 0 0 0
HUN Huntsville 0 0 0 0 0
KNX Knoxville 0 0 0 0 0
MAC Macon 0 0 0 0 0
PEN Pensacola 0 0 0 0 0
PEO Peoria 0 0 0 0 0
RKE Roanoke 0 0 0 0 0
 
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