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RiverKings Named Small Business of the Year

SOUTHAVEN, Miss. - Prior to the RiverKings kicking off their 2017-18 season on Planters Bank Ice at Landers Center, the team made some noise off the ice. At a business luncheon last week, the Southaven Chamber of Commerce named the RiverKings as the Small Business of the Year for 2016-17.   "It's an honor to be recognized by the Southaven Chamber of Commerce as this year's Small Business of the Year," said RiverKings General Manager David Schmoll.... Read More
Posted by TJ Chillot at Monday, October 30, 2017 | 0 comments

RiverKings Fall to Ice Flyers 2-0

PENSACOLA, Florida - After two consecutive wins at Planters Bank Ice at Landers Center, the RiverKings dropped their first road game of the season to the Ice Flyers 2-0. Ice Flyers netminder and reigning SPHL Goaltender of the Year Sean Bonar hadn’t allowed a goal in his first appearance this season, and the trend would continue. Jessyko Bernard would net both goals, and the Ice Flyers would advance to 2-0-0 while the RiverKings fall to 2-1-0.   Coming into the game, the... Read More
Posted by Mississippi RiverKings at Friday, October 27, 2017 | 0 comments

Successful Fundraising Efforts Aplenty During RiverKings Opening Weekend

SOUTHAVEN, Miss. - As the longest running professional sports franchise in Mississippi, the RiverKings are proud to partner with local organizations and charities in the community.   This past weekend as the doors opened on a 2017-18 season for the RiverKings, it wasn’t only the team on the ice who was winning. Five different groups were in attendance for the RiverKings first two games of the season and thanks to their strong efforts in fundraising, a total of $3,268 was... Read More
Posted by Mississippi RiverKings at Monday, October 23, 2017 | 0 comments

RiverKings Acquire Forward Tesdesco from Pensacola

SOUTHAVEN, Miss. - The Mississippi RiverKings and Head Coach/Director of Hockey Operations Derek Landmesser have announced the acquisition of rookie forward Daniel Tedesco from Pensacola.   Tedesco, 23, begins his professional career in the SPHL after four years at St. Cloud State University where he competed in 98 games for the Huskies winning the NCHC Championship in 2015-16. At the end of 2016-17, Tedesco played two games for the Wichita Thunder of the ECHL.    The... Read More
Posted by Mississippi RiverKings at Monday, October 23, 2017 | 0 comments

RiverKings Down Bulls for Second Straight Win

SOUTHAVEN, Miss -  The RiverKings rode the momentum of Fridays night's win and knocked off the Birmingham Bulls 3-1 in the Bulls inaugural game in the SPHL.  In a trend that has carried through both games this weekend, Mississippi has yet to trail in a game. As the first period ticked down, it was clear both teams were in a feeling out process as neither team truly held the momentum for any significant length of time. It wasn't until the 5:38 mark when the RiverKings drew... Read More
Posted by Mississippi RiverKings at Saturday, October 21, 2017 | 0 comments

RiverKings Knock Off Ice Bears in Season Opener

SOUTHAVEN, Miss. - The RiverKings started the 2017-18 campaign off on the right foot by taking down the Knoxville Ice Bears 4-3 on Friday night. In a game that had everything from finesse and speed to sloppy play and penalties, the RiverKings rode multi-point nights from Pijus Rulevicius and Devin Mantha to keep the Ice Bears at bay and spoil the coaching debut for Knoxville coach Jeff Carr. The RiverKings took Planters Bank Ice at Landers Center by storm in the first period and held... Read More
Posted by Mississippi RiverKings at Friday, October 20, 2017 | 0 comments

RiverKings Make Trio of Moves Ahead of Opening Night

SOUTHAVEN, Miss - The RiverKings and Head Coach/Director of Hockey Operations Derek Landmesser have announced a trio of moves ahead of Friday night's home-opener.  After making a move to acquire forward Trever Hertz from Knoxville on Monday, Hertz was part of a second deal this week when Mississippi dealt him to Pensacola in exchange for future considerations.  Coach Landmesser wasn't finished there, as the team also signed free agent forward Vytal Cote and free agent... Read More
Posted by TJ Chillot at Thursday, October 19, 2017 | 0 comments

RiverKings and Planters Bank Partner for Ice Sponsorship

SOUTHAVEN, Miss -  The Mississippi RiverKings, the longest continuously running sports franchise in the Mid-South, announced today that Planters Bank, Mississippi’s premier banking institution, is now the presenting sponsor of the ice surface for the upcoming 2017-18 season.   Planters Bank Ice at Landers Center will be home to at least 28 games for the RiverKings and will be decorated with two large Planters Bank brand marks directly at center ice, flanking the... Read More
Posted by Mississippi RiverKings at Thursday, October 19, 2017 | 0 comments

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Tue, Nov. 21 - 7:00 PM


Fri, Nov. 24 @ Peoria - 7:15 PM

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RiverKings vs. Rail Yard Dawgs

Friday, December 1 - 7:00 PM

Planters Bank Ice @ Landers Center

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Standings

TEAM GP W L OT PTS
PEN Pensacola 9 7 2 0 14
MRK RiverKings 9 7 2 0 14
PEO Peoria 10 6 3 1 13
MAC Macon 10 5 3 2 12
KNX Knoxville 9 5 3 1 11
HUN Huntsville 7 5 2 0 10
EVV Evansville 10 4 4 2 10
RKE Roanoke 8 3 4 1 7
FAY Fayetteville 10 2 7 1 5
BIR Birmingham 8 1 7 0 2
 
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Updated: November 18, 2017