The Peoria Rivermen have announced that their annual used hockey equipment sale will take place on Saturday, May 7 from 9a.m. to 12 p.m. inside the Great Hall of the Peoria Civic Center. The sale is open to the public and there is no charge for admission.
David Shields, the St. Louis Blues sixth round pick in 2009, has signed an amateur tryout contract with the Rivermen. He has spent the last four seasons with the Erie Otters in the Ontario Hockey League.
The Peoria Rivermen announced today that right wing Graham Mink has been named the World Painting Company Player of the Month for March. Over the 13 games in March, Mink scored six times and had at least one point in eight of the team's games.
The Rivermen have signed forward Chase Polacek to an ATO for the remainder of the 2010-11 season. He recently completed his senior year at RPI where he was named the ECAC Player of the Year for the second straight season.