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AHL Adds Video Review for 2012-13
Published: June 29th 2012 @ 11:54 AM

The American Hockey League's Board of Governors has concluded its 2012 Annual Meeting, held this week at Hilton Head Island, S.C. Changes include a video review system and hybrid icing.

Brent Thompson Added to Islanders Staff
Published: June 27th 2012 @ 10:38 AM

The New York Islanders announced today that former Peoria Rivermen assistant coach Brent Thompson has been named an assistant coach with the club. This will be Thompson's first season behind a National Hockey League bench.

Blues Select Eight Players In  2012 NHL Entry Draft
Published: June 26th 2012 @ 2:26 PM

The St. Louis Blues selected eight total players in the 2012 NHL Entry Draft in Pittsburgh, including first round selection, 25th overall Jordan Schmaltz, second round selection, 56th overall Samuel Kurker.

Drake Berehowsky Departs for Orlando
Published: June 19th 2012 @ 3:04 PM

Rivermen assistant coach Drake Berehowsky has been named the new head coach of the Orlando Solar Bears of the ECHL. He leaves after spending three years in Peoria.

Rivermen Provide Glimpse of 2012-13 Schedule
Published: June 14th 2012 @ 10:09 AM

The Peoria Rivermen have announced six guaranteed prime home dates for the upcoming 2012-13 American Hockey League schedule. The start times, opponents, and exciting promotions for each game will become available once the entire regular season schedule is released in early August.

Dave Allison Named Rivermen Head Coach
Published: June 13th 2012 @ 10:45 AM

Peoria Rivermen General Manager Kevin McDonald announced today that the St. Louis Blues have named Dave Allison as the head coach of the Rivermen. He becomes the 18th head coach in franchise history.

Rivermen and Jared Bednar Part Ways
Published: June 12th 2012 @ 12:00 PM

Peoria Rivermen General Manager Kevin McDonald announced today that the St. Louis Blues have declined to exercise its option on head coach Jared Bednar for the 2012-13 season.

Eric Neilson and P.C. Labrie Lift Calder Cup with Norfolk
Published: June 11th 2012 @ 9:44 AM

Former Rivermen Eric Neilson and P.C. Labrie were part of the Norfolk Admirals first Calder Cup championship over the Toronto Marlies at Ricoh Coliseum on Saturday afternoon.

Summer Slam Packs Are Back For 2012-13
Published: June 7th 2012 @ 3:00 PM

The Peoria Rivermen are once again offering Summer Slam Packs for the upcoming season. This great deal will be available for a limited time and is the perfect package to pick up during the hot summer months.

Blues Sign 2011 Top Pick Ty Rattie
Published: June 1st 2012 @ 4:13 PM

St. Louis Blues Executive Vice President and General Manager Doug Armstrong announced today the club has signed their first overall draft pick in 2011, forward Ty Rattie. Rattie was selected by the Blues in the second round, 32nd overall.