The best Peoria Rivermen players of the SPHL era

By Dave Eminian, Peoria Journal Star (Photo by Ron Johnson)

PEORIA — Pick the best players from a Peoria Rivermen franchise that has five first-place finishes in seven years in the Southern Professional Hockey League?

That would be nearly impossible.

Great. So let’s do it.

The Rivermen closed out their first decade in the SPHL with a 2019-20 season that never ended because of the COVID-19 pandemic.