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BOGOSIAN AND EVERSON SIGN FOR FINAL WEEKEND
Published: April 18th 2013 @ 9:12 PM

Forwards Aaron Bogosian and Marshall Everson have signed tryout contracts with Peoria. Bogosian had been playing in ECHL Toledo while Everson has spent the last four years at Harvard University.

AHL APPROVES SALE OF PEORIA FRANCHISE
Published: April 18th 2013 @ 3:15 PM

The American Hockey League President and CEO David Andrews announced that the league's Board of Governors has approved the transfer of ownership of the Peoria Rivermen franchise.

ANDREW MURRAY RECALLED BY BLUES
Published: April 17th 2013 @ 4:54 PM

St. Louis Blues Executive Vice President and General Manager Doug Armstrong announced today the club has recalled forward Andrew Murray from the Blues' American Hockey League (AHL) affiliate, Peoria Rivermen.

RIVERMEN SIGN PAIR OF COLLEGIATE PLAYERS
Published: April 12th 2013 @ 3:50 PM

The Rivermen have signed Nick Larson (Notre Dame) and Drew Olson (Minnesota-Duluth) to amateur tryout contracts.

FINAL WEEKEND BELONGS TO THE FANS
Published: April 11th 2013 @ 3:23 PM

Fan Appreciation Night will be extended into Fan Appreciation Weekend this year as the Rivermen mark down prices on everything from tickets to merchandise for their final two games

McKENNA NAMED RIVERMEN MAN OF THE YEAR
Published: April 11th 2013 @ 12:00 PM

The Peoria Rivermen are proud to announce that Mike McKenna has been named the team's winner of the IOA/American Specialty AHL Man of the Year award for his outstanding contributions to the Peoria community during the 2012-13 season.

NESBITT DEALT TO WILKES-BARRE/SCRANTON
Published: April 10th 2013 @ 11:09 AM

Derek Nesbitt has been traded to the Wilkes-Barre/Scranton Penguins for future considerations. Nesbitt set a new career-high in goals with 26 this season.

CARL SNEEP SENT TO RIVERMEN
Published: April 9th 2013 @ 3:09 PM

Peoria Rivermen General Manager Kevin McDonald announced today the club has acquired defenseman Carl Sneep from the Texas Stars in exchange for forward Brett Sonne.

RIVERMEN ACQUIRE SCHNEIDER AND LONGPRE
Published: April 9th 2013 @ 2:30 PM

The Rivermen have acquired forward Stefan Schneider and Nathan Longpre from the Chicago Wolves in exchange for Brent Regner.

JASKIN RECALLED BY ST. LOUIS
Published: April 9th 2013 @ 11:52 AM

Dmitrij Jaskin spent less than a week on the Rivermen roster before being recalled by the St. Louis Blues. He did not appear in a game with Peoria.

DMITRIJ JASKIN STARTS IN PEORIA
Published: April 3rd 2013 @ 12:13 PM

Blues second round pick Dmitrij Jaskin has signed a a three-year entry level contract with St. Louis and has been assigned to Peoria.

YANNICK VEILLEUX SIGNS ATO WITH PEORIA
Published: April 3rd 2013 @ 12:06 PM

St. Louis Blues fourth round pick Yannick Veilleux has joined the Rivermen on an amatuer tryout contract. He recently set career-highs in goals, assists and points with Moncton of the QMJHL.

CRACKNELL AND ALLEN RECALLED BY BLUES
Published: April 2nd 2013 @ 5:38 PM

Injures to T.J Oshie and Jaroslav Halak have led the Blues to recall forward Adam Cracknell and goaltender Jake Allen.

CUNDARI INCLUDED IN BOUWMEESTER TRADE
Published: April 1st 2013 @ 8:32 PM

Mark Cundari, who played 173 games with the Rivermen over three seasons, was traded to Calgary as part of a deal to acquire Jay Bouwmeester.

VANCOUVER AGREES TO BUY PEORIA FRANCHISE
Published: April 1st 2013 @ 1:13 PM

The St. Louis Blues announced today that the Vancouver Canucks have agreed to buy the Peoria Rivermen, the Blues' American Hockey League (AHL) franchise. The transaction is subject to approval by the AHL.

MIKE PELECH RELEASED FROM PTO
Published: April 1st 2013 @ 10:24 AM

Mike Pelech, who played in 10 games with the Rivermen, has been released from his professional tryout contract. He will return to Cincinnati for the ECHL playoffs.