Peoria Rivermen goaltender Ben Bishop was named AHL All-Star Classic MVP after stopping 10 of 11 shots in the third period and leading the Western Conference to an 8-7 shootout victory at Boardwalk Hall in Atlantic City, NJ. on Monday night. Rivermen center T.J. Hensick notched a goal and an assist while rookie defenseman Cade Fairchild registered an assist.
St. Louis Blues Executive Vice President and General Manager Doug Armstrong announced today the club has recalled forward Chris Porter from the Blues' American Hockey League (AHL) affiliate, the Peoria Rivermen.
ATLANTIC CITY, N.J. ... The Western Conference AHL All-Stars opened the 2012 AHL All-Star Classic with an 18-10 victory over their Eastern Conference counterparts in the 2012 AHL All-Star Skills Competition at historic Boardwalk Hall on Sunday afternoon.
St. Louis Blues Executive Vice President and General Manager Doug Armstrong announced Tuesday that the club has assigned defenseman Ian Cole to the Blues' American Hockey League (AHL) affiliate, the Peoria Rivermen.
The American Hockey League today announced several additions, including Peoria Rivermen goaltender Ben Bishop, to the team rosters for the 2012 AHL All-Star Classic, to take place Sunday and Monday, Jan. 29 and 30, in Atlantic City, N.J.
That's how long Ben Bishop figured it would take until he had his chance to shine with the St. Louis Blues.
He had played 121 AHL games with the Peoria Rivermen and he had finished the 2010-11 season with the best numbers of his career. He had a taste of the NHL and even picked up his first shutout with the big club in February.
ST. LOUIS - St. Louis Blues Executive Vice President and General Manager Doug Armstrong announced today the club has assigned defenseman Cade Fairchild to the Blues' American Hockey League (AHL) affiliate, the Peoria Rivermen.
Tonight marks the seventh of 12 meetings between the Peoria Rivermen and Milwaukee Admirals this season. Overall, the Rivermen are 1-5-0-0 against the Admirals after they captured a 1-0 win in their most recent meeting last Sunday. Milwaukee has won all three meetings at Carver Arena this season by a combined score of 9-4 over Peoria. The Rivermen are 22-32-3-3 all-time against Milwaukee since joining the league in 2005.
Tonight marks the seventh of 10 meetings between the Peoria Rivermen and Chicago Wolves this season. Overall, the Rivermen are 3-2-1-0 against Chicago after suffering an overtime loss in their last meeting. In four previous games at Carver Arena, the Rivermen are 2-1-1-0 against the Wolves. This is the 65th overall meeting between the division rivals with the Rivermen holding a 25-31-3-5 record in those games.
The Peoria Rivermen have announced that their third annual "Tip-A-Riv" Dinner will be held on Wednesday, Feb. 8 at Lariat Steakhouse in Peoria. All proceeds will benefit the Angel of Hope project in Peoria.
Tonight marks the sixth of 12 meetings between the Peoria Rivermen and Milwaukee Admirals this season. The Rivermen have a 0-5-0-0 record against the Admirals this season and sit 21-32-3-3 all-time since joining the AHL in 2005-06.