Missouri Skates Past RiverKings

The Mississippi RiverKings go for their First 3-game winning streak of the season Tuesday night hosting the Missouri Mavericks at the DeSoto Civic Center.

The 'Kings are also trying to win their 3rd game against the Mavericks this season..

1st period, 'Kings putting all kinds of pressure on Missouri...getting physical trailing 1-Zip.

Ryan Campbell and Matt Summers scramble for the puck...

Matt Pierce glides in with the pass to Kevin Jarmon..shot just wide...

Then a Slap Shot turned away by Alexander Vincent..

Here comes Ryan Held on the the dive...but he's turned away also...

Vincent just too tough between the Pipes swallowing up everything.

The Mavericks, though, no problem lighting the Lamp.

Carlyle Lewis camps in front of the 'Kings goal gets a backhander past kevin Beech that makes it 2-nothing.

Later, just before the break, Tommy Lange gets behind the defense for a Breakaway Goal.

Missouri goes on to win it...

Final 5-to-2.

The RiverKings next skate at Tulsa Thursday, they'll be back home against these same Missouri Mavericks' for a New Years' Day encounter, Friday night 7pm at the D.C.C.