More Cornwall Ontario River King Pre Trade Deadline Action – Pokulok Gone JAN 11, 2016

More Cornwall Ontario River King Pre Trade Deadline Action – Pokulok Gone JAN 11, 2016

Cornwall Ontario – The River Kings continue to bolster their roster and have acquired rugged forward/defenceman Maxime Vachon from St-Georges. Cornwall also receives a 1st round draft pick in exchange for the injured Sasha Pokulok and a 5th round pick at next June’s draft. “We are thrilled to add Vachon to our lineup,” said General […]

Cornwall Ontario River Kings Trade Lessard & Lose Two More Games JAN 10, 2016 LNAH

Cornwall Ontario River Kings Trade Lessard & Lose Two More Games JAN 10, 2016 LNAH

CORNWALL Ontario – Riviere-du-Loup exploded for four straight third-period goals en route to a 6-4 victory over the River Kings on Saturday night. Captain Sylvain Deschatelets scored a hat trick and added an assist for the 3L in front of 838 fans at the Civic Complex. Deschatelets, with a powerplay goal at 3:42, and Jean-Philip […]

Cornwall Ontario River Kings Blank Laval Predateurs 2-0 JAN 3, 2016 LNAH

Cornwall Ontario River Kings Blank Laval Predateurs 2-0   JAN 3, 2016  LNAH

CORNWALL Ontario – The River Kings continued their improved play in the friendly confines of the Civic Complex, shutting out the Laval Predateurs 2-0 on Saturday night in front of 1,155 vocal fans. Pete Karvouniaris was spectacular in goal for Cornwall with a 35-save performance as the River Kings improved to 4-2-2 in their last […]

Francis Lessard Back on the Ice As Team Appeals for Fans to Support River Kings in Cornwall Ontario JAN 2, 2016

Francis Lessard Back on the Ice As Team Appeals for Fans to Support River Kings in Cornwall Ontario JAN 2, 2016

CORNWALL Ontario – River Kings veteran forward Francis Lessard returns to the lineup this evening as Cornwall hosts Laval at the Civic Complex. The puck drops at 7:30 p.m. Head coach Bob Desjardins is asking local hockey fans to come out and support their team like they’ve done in past seasons. “Cornwall is a hockey […]

Cornwall Ontario River Kings Fall Again for Boxing Day Crowd DEC 27, 2015

Cornwall Ontario River Kings Fall Again for Boxing Day Crowd DEC 27, 2015

CORNWALL Ontario – The River Kings dropped their second straight contest on home ice in overtime with a 4-3 loss to Trois-Rivieres on Saturday night at the Civic Complex. Kevin Veilleux had a hat trick, including the knock out punch at 1:44 of the extra session as the Blizzard came back to beat the River […]

Over 1,000 Fans Come Out for River Kings Teddy Bear Toss in Cornwall Ontario DEC 20, 2015

Over 1,000 Fans Come Out for River Kings Teddy Bear Toss in Cornwall Ontario  DEC 20, 2015

CORNWALL Ontario – The third annual Teddy Toss was a huge success on Saturday night at the Civic Complex as River Kings fans tossed 1,114 Teddy Bears onto the ice. The team also raised more than $500 in the annual Sparky’s Toy Drive. Cornwall, despite a great third-period comeback, dropped the contest 5-4 in overtime […]

Cornwall Ontario River Kings Hire Bob Desjardins as New Coach DEC 14, 2015 LNAH

Cornwall Ontario River Kings Hire Bob Desjardins as New Coach DEC 14, 2015 LNAH

CORWNALL Ontario – The search for a new head coach is over. A couple of days after Cornwall stole two points from first-place Jonquiere on home ice, the River Kings have snagged Bob Desjardins from the Marquis. Desjardins, who finished the 2014-15 season as the bench boss in Cornwall, was serving as an assistant in […]

Cornwall River Kings to Change Coach After Two More Losses DEC 6, 2015

Cornwall River Kings to Change Coach After Two More Losses  DEC 6, 2015

CORNWALL Ontario – The defending champion Thetford Assurancia completed a weekend sweep of the River Kings with a 7-2 victory at the Civic Complex on Saturday night in front of 847 fans. After the game, owner Steve Moreau announced there will be a coaching change in the immediate future. “It’s time for a change, that […]

River Kings Partner for Children’s Christmas Star Campaign & Add Forward DEC 4, 2015

River Kings Partner for Children’s Christmas Star Campaign & Add Forward DEC 4, 2015

The River Kings have signed free agent forward Chris Kushneriuk of Ottawa. The 28-year old played the previous four seasons in the ECHL. Last year, with the Florida Everblades, Kushneriuk had 10 goals and 15 assists (25 points) in 49 games. “Chris adds good size and a little more sandpaper up front,” said Rick Lalonde, […]

Two Losses for Cornwall River Kings As Defence Hit by Injury Bug NOV 30, 2015

Two Losses for Cornwall River Kings As Defence Hit by Injury Bug NOV 30, 2015

The Riviere-du-Loup 3L snapped the River Kings winning streak on home ice with a 6-3 victory on Saturday night at the Civic Complex in front of 962 fans. RDL scored four unanswered goals in the third period – two of them empty-netters. Cornwall had won its two previous games on home ice. Rookie Jean-Christophe Laflamme […]

Cornwall River Kings Win Again with 42 Save Performance ! NOV 23, 2015

Cornwall River Kings Win Again with 42 Save Performance !   NOV 23, 2015

CORNWALL Ontario  – The River Kings powered past the defending LNAH champion Thetford Assurancia 4-2 on Sunday afternoon at the Civic Complex in front of 791 fans. Charles Lavigne, with a 48-save performance, was the difference for Cornwall. The River Kings powerplay was sharp, connecting for three goals on the afternoon. Sasha Pokulok opened the […]

Six Fights in 3-0 Home Loss for Cornwall River Kings – NOV 2, 2015

Six Fights in 3-0 Home Loss for Cornwall River Kings – NOV 2, 2015

River Kings weekend roundup CORNWALL Ontario – The River Kings sent a message to the Sorel-Tracy Eperviers on Sunday afternoon at the Civic Complex. Cornwall dropped the contest 3-0 in front of 791 fans, but proved they weren’t going down without a fight. The chippy contest featured six scraps as frustration clearly set in for […]

Cornwall River Kings Drop Two Over the Weekend – OCT 19, 2015

Cornwall River Kings Drop Two Over the Weekend – OCT 19, 2015

CORNWALL Ontario – Marco Charpentier scored four goals to lead the Sorel-Tracy Eperviers to an 8-1 victory over the River Kings on Saturday night at the Civic Complex in front of 917 fans. Charpentier’s first two goals came 10 seconds apart early in the first period. Dominic Leveille then redirected a shot from the point […]

Cornwall River Kings Home Opener Brings Out the Crowd – OCT 11, 2015

Cornwall River Kings Home Opener Brings Out the Crowd – OCT 11, 2015

The River Kings couldn’t get any puck luck on Saturday night at the Civic Complex in the team’s home opener. Cornwall dropped a 4-2 contest to the visiting Riviere-du-Loup 3L in front of 934 fans. Francis Tudel pounced on a rebound for powerplay marker 1:24 into the third period for the eventual game-winning goal. Guillaume […]