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RiverKings bring back Coyne, sign rookie Metcalfe

SOUTHAVEN, Miss . -- Mississippi RiverKings Head Coach and Director of Hockey Operations Derek Landmesser announced today that the team has re-signed defenseman Rich Coyne and signed rookie defenseman Spencer Metcalfe for the 2016-17 season. Terms and conditions were not released. Coyne, 25, returns to the RiverKings after finishing last year with the team. In seven games, the 6-foot-1, 215-pound blueliner recorded one assist. He notched his first professional goal during the 2016 playoffs... Read More
Posted by David Schmoll at Wednesday, August 17, 2016 | 0 comments

Higgins returns to RiverKings blueline

SOUTHAVEN, Miss.  -- Mississippi RiverKings Head Coach and Director of Hockey Operations Derek Landmesser announced today that the team has re-signed defenseman Sam Higgins ahead of the 2016-17 season. Terms and conditions were not released. "'Higgs' had a very solid rookie season and only got better as the season went on," said Landmesser. "He moves the puck really well and has very good vision. With it being his second year, I only see him improving and getting... Read More
Posted by David Schmoll at Wednesday, August 3, 2016 | 0 comments

RiverKings announce first player signing for 25th season

SOUTHAVEN, Miss.  - Mississippi RiverKings Head Coach and Director of Hockey Operations Derek Landmesser announced today that the team has re-signed forward Ryan Marcuz ahead of the 2016-17 season. Terms and conditions were not released. "I’m excited to have 'Cuz' back for this season," Landmesser said. "He brings a tremendous work ethic and does whatever it takes to win. He is a team-first player and you can’t have enough guys on your team... Read More
Posted by David Schmoll at Wednesday, July 27, 2016 | 1 comments

RiverKings release 25th anniversary logo

SOUTHAVEN, Miss. -  The Mississippi RiverKings released their new 25th anniversary season logo today for the 2016-17 season. "When we sat down to discuss what a 25th anniversary logo would contain, we really wanted to make sure we had an element of every logo we've had throughout the years," RiverKings Director of Business Operations David Schmoll said. "This mark captures an element of each year of RiverKings hockey throughout the last quarter-century in the... Read More
Posted by David Schmoll at Monday, July 25, 2016 | 0 comments

2016-17 RiverKings Schedule Released

SOUTHAVEN, Miss. – The Mississippi RiverKings, the longest continually operating sports franchise in the greater Memphis area, and the Southern Professional Hockey League are proud to announce the 2016-17 regular season schedule. The RiverKings will begin their sixth season in the SPHL with a home-and-home series versus newcomer Evansville. They will play their 25th season opener on Friday, October 21 at the Landers Center at 7:30 p.m. against the Evansville Thunderbolts. Overall... Read More
Posted by Bradley Field at Wednesday, June 1, 2016 | 0 comments

RiverKings continue MVP fundraising for 2016-17 season

SOUTHAVEN, Miss.- The Mississippi RiverKings, the longest continually operating sports franchise in the greater Memphis area, are continuing their MVP Non-Profit program that will enable them to support local community non-profits during the 2016-2017 season.  The RiverKings MVP program enables them to support a local area non-profit organization at all RiverKings home games. The RiverKings hope to continue their success from last years' inaugural campaign after raising over... Read More
Posted by Mississippi RiverKings at Tuesday, May 24, 2016 | 0 comments

RiverKings name 13 to protected list

SOUTHAVEN, Miss.— Mississippi RiverKings Head Coach and Director of Hockey Operations Derek Landmesser announced today the team’s 13-player protected list for the 2016-17 season. Protected were forwards Devin Mantha, Cullen Bradshaw, Linden Bahm, Charles Mosey, Ryan Marcuz, Matt Harrington and Todd Hosmer, defensemen Richard Coyne, Sam Higgins, Mike Grace, Donald Oliveri and Dean Willmott, and goaltender Peter Di Salvo. All unprotected players, including those from Louisiana which... Read More
Posted by Mississippi RiverKings at Monday, May 16, 2016 | 1 comments

RiverKings announce 2016 playoff roster

SOUTHAVEN, Miss. - Mississippi RiverKings Head Coach and Director of Hockey Operations Derek Landmesser announced the team's 2016 playoff roster. The team will carry 19 players on the roster: 10 forwards, seven defensemen and two goalies including eight players from last season's SPHL President's Cup Finals run. Forwards: Linden Bahm, Cullen Bradshaw, Max Cook, Matt Harrington, Todd Hosmer, Devin Mantha, Ryan Marcuz, Charlie Mosey, Bret Peppler and Leo Thomas Defensemen: Tim Boyle, Reid... Read More
Posted by David Schmoll at Monday, April 11, 2016 | 0 comments

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Countdown to Opening Night!

RiverKings vs. Thunderbolts

Friday, October 21 - 7:30 PM
Landers Center - Southaven, MS

2016/17 SEASON TICKETS

Schedule

Standings

TEAM GP W L OT PTS
MRK RiverKings 0 0 0 0 0
COL Columbus 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
FULL STANDINGS