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Rivermen Add Defenseman Neville, Return Weidauer from ECHL Loan
March 22, 2017 - 03:50 pm
The Peoria Rivermen announced Wednesday that the team has signed defenseman Nick Neville to a full contract and returned blueliner Christian Weidauer from his loan to ECHL Brampton. Additionally, the Rivermen announced Wednesday that the team has placed rookie center Nick D’Avolio on waivers, and claimed former Huntsville Havoc center Eric Witzel from waivers.
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Rivermen Waive Hutchinson Monday
March 20, 2017 - 01:15 pm
The Peoria Rivermen announced Monday that the team has placed defenseman Cole Hutchinson on waivers. Additionally, the Rivermen have released defender Patrick Harrison from his three-game tryout contract.
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Rivermen Shuffle Forwards, Sign College Defenseman Tuesday
March 14, 2017 - 01:30 pm
The Peoria Rivermen announced a series of roster moves Tuesday, signing Utica College defenseman Kevin Kirisits to a full contact and returning rookie winger Ryan Keller from his loan to ECHL Indy. Additionally, the Rivermen placed center Garrett Vermeersch on waivers and put winger Dakota Klecha on the 14-day injured reserve with an upper-body injury.
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Rivermen Ship Green to Fayetteville, Get Parks Back From ECHL Elmira
February 23, 2017 - 04:00 pm
The Peoria Rivermen announced Thursday afternoon that the team has traded goaltender Tyler Green to the Fayetteville FireAntz for future considerations. Additionally, the Rivermen have re-added goaltender Tyler Parks to their roster after they loaned him to ECHL Elmira January 21.
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Rivermen Loan Oliveri to ECHL Missouri, Activate Klecha From IR
February 23, 2017 - 09:45 am
The Peoria Rivermen announced Thursday that the team has loaned defenseman Don Olivieri to the ECHL Missouri Mavericks and activated winger Dakota Klecha from Injured Reserve before Peoria’s three-game weekend series with the Evansville Thunderbolts.
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Rivermen Place Klecha on Injured Reserve
February 6, 2017 - 03:55 pm
The Peoria Rivermen announced Monday that the team has placed leading scorer Dakota Klecha on 14-day Injured Reserve with an upper body injury suffered during Peoria’s February 4 game against Mississippi.
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SPHL Announces Schedule Changes
February 1, 2017 - 10:00 am
The Southern Professional Hockey League announced Wednesday morning that they have altered several games in the league schedule in order to replace the January 20 game that was postponed following the Columbus Cottonmouths team bus accident en route to Peoria two weeks ago.
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Rivermen Loan Greenside to ECHL Idaho
January 31, 2017 - 05:40 pm
The Peoria Rivermen announced Tuesday afternoon that the team has loaned 2015-16 SPHL Defenseman of the Year Brandon Greenside to the Idaho Steelheads of the ECHL. Greenside is expected to join the Steelheads for their game Wednesday night in Idaho against the Utah Grizzlies.
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Rivermen Announce Phaneuf’s Return to Roster Before Road Weekend
January 25, 2017 - 11:00 am
The Peoria Rivermen announced on Wednesday that the team has re-signed goaltender Storm Phaneuf, releasing emergency backup Brian Hamilton in advance of the team’s weekend trip to Mississippi and Evansville for games Friday and Saturday, respectively.
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Rivermen, Cottonmouths, Postpone Friday’s Game
January 19, 2017 - 10:55 pm
The Peoria Rivermen and Columbus Cottonmouths, in cooperation with the Southern Professional Hockey League, announced Thursday night that the scheduled game between the teams for Friday, January 20, has been postponed, with a make-up date to be determined. Saturday’s scheduled contest between the Rivermen and Cottonmouths will still be played at Carver Arena.
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