Pirates Continue Push Toward Playoffs
The Pirates continue their fight for the final playoff spots in the Atlantic Division.
The first 2,000 fans in attendance will receive a free toothbrush sponsored by Northeast Delta Dental.
Sudzie Family Five Packs are available for all Sunday home games and provide fans with five Main Deck tickets, five hot dogs or pizza slices, five sodas, one Daily Scroll game program, and one free Sudzie Minuteman exterior car wash for the discounted price of $60.
The Pirates will welcome all DARE Graduates from around the State of Maine to Sunday's game. The National DARE Spokesman will be in attendance during the game for the free "Retro Bill Family Show" post-game presentation.
OWN A PIECE OF HISTORY...
On Saturday, March 28th the Pirates wore special Maine Mariners jerseys against the Manchester Monarchs and now fans can bid on select jerseys worn that night at www.portlandpiratesstore.com.
Select game worn special edition Maine Mariner's jerseys are currently available for bidding. The minimum bid is $50.00. Bidding will end on Sunday, April 5th at 11:59p.m.
FOLLOW THE TEAM ON THE ROAD...
Pirates @ Lowell Friday, April 3 at 7:00 p.m.
Fans can watch or listen to Pirates games LIVE on the internet courtesy of AHL Live. Click the AHL Live icon on the left side of the Pirates home page to watch the game for $6 or listen for FREE! In the local Portland area, fans can also listen to the game on the U.S. Cellular Pirates/Radio Network. The U.S. Cellular Pirates/Radio Network includes the Pirates flagship station, The Home of Bob and Tom, 1400AM and 1490AM (Portland) and affiliates WEZR 1240 AM (Lewiston-Auburn), WTME 780 AM (Rumford) and WKTQ 1450 AM (South Paris).
SEASON TICKETS FOR 2009-10 ON SALE NOW!
Season tickets for the Portland Pirates 2009-2010 American Hockey League regular season are on sale now! Full season, half season and flex plans can be purchased with a $50 per ticket deposit by visiting the Pirates office at 94 Free Street in Portland or by calling (207) 828-4665 x350. The Pirates plans for next season include lower ticket prices and a re-scaling of the seating bowl at the Cumberland County Civic Center.
WANT FREE PIRATES TICKETS?
Ameriprise Financial Services invites you and your family to take part in the Ameriprise Kids Program.
PIRATES ON THE AIR...
Glynn on WJAB 96.3FM
On Monday afternoon, Greg Glynn "The Voice of the Portland Pirates" will join "The PM Jab" with host Chris Sedenka at 5:25 p.m. Glynn will talk about the team's recent games and the upcoming promotions.
Dineen on WJAB 96.3FM
On Tuesday morning, Portland Pirates head coach Kevin Dineen will join "The Morning Jab" with Shoe and Joe at 9:00 a.m. Dineen will reflect on win #190 and talk about the team's upcoming games against Lowell and Providence.
Dineen on WBLM 102.9 FM
This Thursday, Portland Pirates head coach Kevin Dineen will join the Captain and Celeste on WBLM 102.9FM at 8:30 a.m. Tune to hear Dineen's thoughts on the upcoming home games.
Weinrich on WJAB 96.3FM
Assistant Coach Eric Weinrich will make his weekly appearance on "The PM Jab" with Chris Sedenka on Thursday at 4:45 p.m. Tune in for your chance to win free tickets to an upcoming Pirates game!
Pirates vs. Providence Friday, April 10 at 7:00 p.m.
Friday is the Pirates final regular season home game and Fan Appreciation Night! Pirates players give the home fans the "Shirts Off Their Backs".
It will also be Subway Night with a giveaway sponsored by WJBQ and Maine Credit Union League.
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