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Dragons Drop OT Heartbreaker to Thunderbirds

FPHL Columbus River Dragons April 12, 2024 - WINSTON-SALEM, NC - For the second straight night a five-on-three power play for the Carolina Thunderbirds played a pivotal role late in the game against the Columbus River Dragons. This time it led to an overtime game-winning goal from Nate Keeley as the Thunderbirds beat the River Dragons 3-2 on Friday night. With the game tied at two late in the third period, Columbus took two separate penalties on the same play leading to the Thunderbirds five-on-three power play for the remaining 1:20 of... Full Story

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River Dragons Penalty Kill Leads the Way in 3-2 Shootout Win

FPHL Columbus River Dragons April 11, 2024 - WINSTON-SALEM, NC - The Columbus River Dragons survived a pair of five-minute majors against and pulled out a 3-2 shootout win over the Carolina Thunderbirds on Thursday night. With the game tied 1-1 late in the third period, Hunter Bersani scored the go-ahead goal on the power play, collecting a rebound off the left pad of Carolina starter Mario Cavaliere (29 saves) to give Columbus the lead with just under five minutes remaining. But with Columbus short two men and Cavaliere on the bench... Full Story

River Dragons Add Bryan Moore Ahead of Weekend

FPHL Columbus River Dragons April 11, 2024 - The Columbus River Dragons announced today the team has added forward Bryan Moore to the roster on a four-game PTO ahead of its weekend series with the Carolina Thunderbirds. Moore, 29, is the brother of River Dragons forward Kyle Moore. He suited up in one game for Columbus last season with no points and four minutes in penalties. Moore is in his ninth season of pro hockey, and has played at every level of minor league hockey including the American Hockey League. He was named ECHL Player of ... Full Story

Balkwill Selected to All-Rookie Team

FPHL Columbus River Dragons April 11, 2024 - Binghamton, NY - The Federal Prospects Hockey League today announces the selections for the Continental Division Rookie All Stars. These players are being recognized by the league for there outstanding performance during the 2023-24 Regular Season. These selections are from a voting process by (2) representatives from each FPHL member club and then a verification by the FPHL League Staff. All Star selections were secondary to the league highest honors of league M.V.P, Goaltender, Forward, & Defe... Full Story

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