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RiverKings Weekly Report - Dec. 30, 2014 - Vol. 23 Ed. 11

WEEKLY SCHEDULE Event  Day  Date  Time  Location  Broadcast Info  Game 23 vs. Pensacola  Fri.  Jan. 2  7:05 p.m.  Pensacola Bay Center  Sports 56/87.7 FM   Game 24 vs.... Read More
Posted by Lukas Favale at Tuesday, December 30, 2014 | 0 comments

Mississippi’s Matt Harrington named Easton Player of the Week

HUNTERSVILLE, NC   – The Southern Professional Hockey League (SPHL) today announced Matt Harrington of the Mississippi RiverKings is the Easton Player of the Week for December 22-28. Harrington scored three goals, including two game-winners, and added two assists in leading the RiverKings to a pair of wins last week. On Tuesday, the North Port, FL native assisted on Matt Whitehead’s second period tally before scoring the only goal in the shootout as Mississippi edged Huntsville 2-1. ... Read More
Posted by Lukas Favale at Tuesday, December 30, 2014 | 0 comments

RiverKings sweep home-and-home with IceGators

LAFAYETTE, LA --  The Mississippi RiverKings (9-11-2) won another close game with the Louisiana IceGators (11-8-3), 3-2, at the Cajundome in Louisiana to win both ends of a home-and-home series with the IceGators. After a back-and-forth second period Linden Bahm broke the tie with the eventual game-winning goal in the third. After a scoreless first the IceGators got the game's first goal at 8:20 of the second period. Adam Stuart got credit for the power-play goal with a one-timer from... Read More
Posted by Lukas Favale at Saturday, December 27, 2014 | 0 comments

Home-and-home concludes in Louisiana

Game 22: Mississippi RiverKings (8-11-2) vs. Louisiana IceGators (11-7-3) 7:05 p.m., Cajundome, Lafayette, Louisiana The Mississippi RiverKings face the Louisiana IceGators tonight at the Cajundome in Louisiana in the final game of a home-and-home series. The RiverKings won a back-and-forth game, 4-3, in a shootout last night at the Landers Center in the front end of the series. Including tonight the teams play each other in four of the next five games. Tonight is the sixth of 11 games... Read More
Posted by Lukas Favale at Saturday, December 27, 2014 | 0 comments

Harrington Becomes First RiverKings Call-Up of the Season

SOUTHAVEN, Miss. - Mississippi RiverKings forward Matt Harrington has been loaned to the ECHL's Wheeling Nailers, the team announced today. Harrington, 24, is second on the team with 17 points (10g, 7a) in 21 games this season. He has back-to-back shootout game-winning goals for the RiverKings. Harrington is in his third season with the RiverKings and this is his first ECHL call up of his career. With Harrington in Wheeling the RiverKings have activated defenseman Paul Clancy from IR.... Read More
Posted by Lukas Favale at Saturday, December 27, 2014 | 1 comments

RiverKings win second straight shootout

SOUTHAVEN, Miss. -- The RiverKings jumped out to a quick lead on Louisiana for the third time in five matches between the teams this season. Just 2:22 into the first Paul Ciarelli set up a forecheck in the right corner. Sean Jones eventually took over and skated behind the net before going to the left circle and getting a shot on goal. Linden Bahm followed up on the rebound and jammed it in for his first pro goal and a 1-0 lead. The IceGators pulled even a few minutes later as Jason Cohen... Read More
Posted by Lukas Favale at Friday, December 26, 2014 | 0 comments

Familiar foes meet again to start home-and-home series

Game 21: Mississippi RiverKings (7-11-2) vs. Louisiana IceGators (11-7-2) 7:05 p.m., Landers Center, Southaven, Mississippi The Mississippi RiverKings host the Louisiana IceGators tonight at the Landers Center in the front end of a home-and-home series. The teams will play tomorrow at the Cajundome in Lafayette and face each other in five of the next six games for both teams. Tonight is the fifth of 11 games between the team this season with both sides earning two wins.  The... Read More
Posted by Lukas Favale at Friday, December 26, 2014 | 0 comments

RiverKings beat Havoc in a shootout, 2-1

SOUTHAVEN, Miss. –  The Mississippi RiverKings (7-11-2) outshot the Huntsville Havoc (3-11-4) 49-19, but needed a shootout to come away with a 2-1 win at the Landers Center Tuesday night. Matt Harrington scored the only goal in the shootout and Adam Courchaine stopped all five shots to get the win. Huntsville got on the board late in the first period while the RiverKings were on the power play. Drew Akins moved the puck up the boards in the defensive zone and Luke Greiner scooped it up... Read More
Posted by Lukas Favale at Tuesday, December 23, 2014 | 1 comments

Next Game

Coach's Show @ Maria's Cantina

Tuesday, February 28 - 7:00 PM


RiverKings @ Mayhem
Friday, March 3 - 6:35 PM
Macon (GA) Centreplex

SPHL Live Game Notes

Next Home Game vs. Roanoke
Saturday, March 11 - 7:30 PM

Ticketmaster Game Notes

Schedule

Standings

TEAM GP W L OT PTS
MAC Macon 40 27 8 5 59
HUN Huntsville 41 28 10 3 59
PEO Peoria 41 22 10 9 53
FAY Fayetteville 40 25 13 2 52
MRK RiverKings 43 24 17 2 50
KNX Knoxville 41 22 14 5 49
PEN Pensacola 41 18 16 7 43
RKE Roanoke 41 14 21 6 34
COL Columbus 40 14 23 3 31
EVV Evansville 42 11 27 4 26
 
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Updated: February 25, 2017