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McKenna Fuels Pirates over Phantoms

February 12, 2016 - Allentown, PA - The Portland Pirates (27-18-1-0) scored on their first shot of the night and knocked off the Lehigh Valley Phantoms (23-24-2-1) by a score of 3-1 Friday night at the PPL Center. Portland goaltender Mike McKenna stretched out to make a season-high 45 saves and added two assists on his way to his 73rd career win with Portland. He stands one game shy of tying Jhonas Enroth's mark of 74 career victories by a Pirates' goaltender, the second most all-time. Kyle Rau registered the first goal of the game at 7:57 o... Full Story

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Panthers Recall McFarland from Portland

February 12, 2016 - Portland, ME - Florida Panthers General Manager Dale Tallon announced today the recall of forward John McFarland from the Portland Pirates. The Panthers have also reassigned forward Corban Knight to Portland. In an unrelated move, the Pirates have reassigned forward Steven Hodges to Manchester Monarchs of the ECHL. McFarland, a 6-foot-1, 205 pound left wing from Richmond Hill, Ontario, has played 43 games for Portland this season, scoring 14 goals and eight assists for 22 points. This is the first NHL recall for the fo... Full Story

Panthers Recall Wilson from Portland

February 9, 2016 - Portland, ME - Florida Panthers General Manager Dale Tallon announced today the recall of forward Garrett Wilson from the Portland Pirates. Wilson, a 6-foot-2, 199 pound left wing from Barrie, Ontario, played 29 games on his most recent reassignment to Portland, scoring seven goals and nine assists for 16 points. Overall with Portland this season, Wilson has seven goals and 13 assists for 20 points and 48 penalty minutes in 37 games. The 24 year-old has played in seven NHL games with Florida over the past two seasons. ... Full Story

Pirates Drop 3-1 Decision to P-Bruins

February 6, 2016 - Portland, ME - The Portland Pirates (26-18-1-0) skated to a 3-1 setback against the Providence Bruins (21-15-8-2) Saturday Night at Cross Insurance Arena. Chris Casto riffled a slap shot from the point beating Pirates' Mike McKenna glove side to put the Bruins on the board. Linus Arnesson and Frankie Vatrano were credited with the assists. Alexander Khokhlachev extended the P-Bruins lead 2-0 just 0:31 into the second period, with help from Ben Youds. Portland's persistence paid off, as Greg McKegg finally broke thro... Full Story


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