About Us

About The Knoxville Ice Bears

The Knoxville Ice Bears organization began in 2002 abd was an inaugural charter member of the Southern Professional Hockey League (SPHL) in 2004. As four-time SPHL Champions, the Ice Bears an experienced and establishd organization, offering the city and its visitors a balanced product of highlight-reel hockey, unique and exciting intermission activity and endless fan interaction, presenting the most affordable, family-friendly way to enjoy sports and entertainment.

Hockey Operations Staff

Brian Mcqueen

Head Equipment Manager

Jeff Carr

Head Coach

Ryan Murphy

Athletic Trainer

Front Office Staff

Jimmy Woodward


Buzz Parrinello

Ticket Director

Dave Feather

Executive Vice President

Mike Murray

Mike Murray

Game Day Staff

Blake Coddington

Digital Content Manager

Lauren Brown

Game Day Operations & Promotions Coordinator

Meaghan Liner

Fan Experience Liaison

Energy Team

Energy Team Knoxville Ice Bears
Knoxville Ice Bears Energy Team