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RiverKings to take on Ice Bears in Exhibition Game

SOUTHAVEN, Miss. –  The Mississippi RiverKings, the longest continually operating professional sports franchise in the greater Memphis area, have announced today that they will play one home exhibition game prior to the 2016-17 regular season. The RiverKings will host the Knoxville Ice Bears at the Landers Center with a 3:00 p.m. puck drop Sunday, October 16.  Last year, the RiverKings won four of the seven matchups with the Ice Bears. They look to put the finishing touches... Read More
Posted by Mississippi RiverKings at Wednesday, September 21, 2016 | 0 comments

RiverKings promote David Schmoll to General Manager

SOUTHAVEN, Miss.  -- The Mississippi RiverKings are proud to announce the promotion of David Schmoll to General Manager. Schmoll, who is in his sixth season with the RiverKings, moves up from his position as Director of Business Operations to take on his new role. “David came to us in 2009 as an unpaid intern and since then has worked his way up the ladder within the organization," RiverKings and Maddox Foundation President Robin Hurdle said. "His dedication,... Read More
Posted by Mississippi RiverKings at Wednesday, September 21, 2016 | 1 comments

Hosmer returns to RiverKings for fourth season

SOUTHAVEN, Miss.  -- Mississippi RiverKings Head Coach and Director of Hockey Operations Derek Landmesser announced today that forward Todd Hosmer has re-signed for the 2016-17 campaign. Terms and conditions were not released. "Todd's a proven goal scorer and is a threat every time he is on the ice," Landmesser said. "He's physical and plays in all situations for us. Having him here from the start of the season, I'm looking for him to have a big year."... Read More
Posted by David Schmoll at Wednesday, September 14, 2016 | 0 comments

RiverKings release 2016-17 jerseys

SOUTHAVEN, Miss.  -- The Mississippi RiverKings announced an updated jersey design for both home and away uniforms along with a special edition 25th season jersey for the 2016-17 campaign. The update comes with the change to Bauer as the official equipment provider of the SPHL. "These updates were necessary with the move to Bauer and the templates that they provide," Director of Business Operations David Schmoll said. "We wanted to stay true to the same style we had last... Read More
Posted by David Schmoll at Thursday, September 8, 2016 | 0 comments

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

Next Game

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