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Sheldon returns to Blann's Martial Arts

SOUTHAVEN, Miss. –  Mississippi RiverKings mascot, Sheldon the Turtle, and Broadcaster Lukas Favale visited Blann's Martial Arts on June 25 to teach their summer campers the basic fundamentals of hockey as part of the RiverKings "Sticks are for Kids" program. It was the second and final visit to Blann's Martial Arts this summer for the RiverKings. Sheldon taught the campers the proper way to hold a hockey stick, how to play as a team and the different ways to shoot and pass. Sheldon also... Read More
Posted by Lukas Favale at Friday, June 26, 2015

Sheldon visits campers at Camp B.O.L.D

OLIVE BRANCH, Miss. – Mississippi RiverKings mascot, Sheldon the Turtle, visited Camp B.O.L.D at Longview Heights Baptist Church on Tuesday, June 23. It is the first of four visits the RiverKings will make to Camp B.O.L.D in the next few weeks. Campers had a chance to take pictures with Sheldon and some campers took Sheldon on a tour to show off the different activities going on at the camp.  "Our campers just love Sheldon," said Rebecca Treadway, Executive Director of Camp B.O.L.D.... Read More
Posted by Lukas Favale at Thursday, June 25, 2015

Sheldon walks at CSF Unite@Nite Walk

HORN LAKE, Miss. –  Mississippi RiverKings mascot Sheldon the Turtle participated in the first annual Chiari & Syringomyelia Foundation (CSF) Unite@Nite Walk at Latimer Lakes Park in Horn Lake Sunday evening.  The walk raised money for the Horn Lake chapter of CSF, a national foundation aimed at finding a cure for Chiari malformation (CM), syringomyelia (SM) and related disorders. The Horn Lake chapter was formed earlier in 2015.  "Sheldon being at our CSF... Read More
Posted by Lukas Favale at Monday, June 22, 2015

Coach Landmesser teaches hockey at Blann's Martial Arts Camp

SOUTHAVEN, Miss. –  Mississippi RiverKings Head Coach Derek Landmesser visited Blann's Martial Arts on June 11 to teach their summer campers basic fundamentals of hockey as part of the RiverKings "Sticks are for Kids" program.  Coach Landmesser taught the campers the proper way to hold a hockey stick, how to play as a team and the different ways to shoot and pass. RiverKings mascot Sheldon the Turtle was also there to help with the demonstration. "I cannot begin to say how much... Read More
Posted by Lukas Favale at Wednesday, June 17, 2015

RiverKings to unveil new logo July 7

SOUTHAVEN, Miss. –  The Mississippi RiverKings, the longest continually operating sports franchise in the greater Memphis area, have announced today that they will officially unveil their new primary logo at 11 a.m. on Tuesday, July 7. The unveiling will take place in rooms 6 and 7 at the Landers Center and the event is open to the public, free of charge. The RiverKings will first reveal their new logo and then they will show off the new team jersey designs for the 2015-16 season.... Read More
Posted by Lukas Favale at Tuesday, June 16, 2015

RiverKings Scott Darling wins Stanley Cup

SOUTHAVEN, Miss. –  Former Mississippi RiverKings goalie Scott Darling became the first former RiverKings player to win the Stanley Cup when the Chicago Blackhawks defeated the Tampa Bay Lightning, 2-0, in Game 6 of the Stanley Cup Final Monday night in Chicago.  Darling, 26, played one season for the RiverKings in 2011-12 and in 35 games he was 15-17-1 with a 2.92 goals-against average and a .905 save percentage. That year he also had numerous call ups to the CHL, ECHL and AHL. To... Read More
Posted by Lukas Favale at Tuesday, June 16, 2015

Sheldon promotes literacy at Books & BBQ

MEMPHIS, Tenn. –  Mississippi RiverKings mascot, Sheldon the Turtle, was at the first annual Books and BBQ Saturday, June 6 at the Agricenter in Memphis to promote literacy in the Mid-South and to share information about the RiverKings Readers program. Sheldon interacted with the kids during the day and passed out bookmarks, workbooks and information about the RiverKings Readers program. He was also an attentive listener during a small reading circle when several volunteers read to the... Read More
Posted by Lukas Favale at Thursday, June 11, 2015

Sheldon lends a hand at the Le Bonheur Cereal Drive

MEMPHIS, Tenn. –  Mississippi RiverKings mascot, Sheldon the Turtle, was on the street collecting donations during the Le Bonheur Cereal Drive to benefit the Mid-South Food Bank Friday, June 5. Sheldon joined volunteers from the Mid-South Food Bank, Le Bonheur Children's Hospital and the Chickasaw Council of the Boy Scouts of America to collect monetary donations to the Mid-South Food Bank. Sheldon carried an oversized metal spoon and a collection bucket to receive donations from... Read More
Posted by Lukas Favale at Wednesday, June 10, 2015

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Schedule

Standings

TEAM GP W L OT PTS
PEO y-Peoria 56 38 13 5 81
MAC x-Macon 56 33 16 7 73
PEN x-Pensacola 56 33 16 7 73
HUN x-Huntsville 56 30 16 10 70
KNX x-Knoxville 56 30 20 6 66
EVV x-Evansville 56 27 20 9 63
MRK x-RiverKings 56 29 25 2 60
RKE x-Roanoke 56 26 26 4 56
BIR Birmingham 56 22 28 6 50
FAY Fayetteville 56 12 38 6 30
 
Full Standings

Updated: April 8, 2018

x-Clinched Playoff Berth
y-Clinched Regular Season Title