It was a good game got out to pen trouble in the first but battled through it with hard work. Miele had a great game and had the fans behind him. Hollweg had a big impact with his fight got the team and crowd pumped. Pogge was strong in net i almost rather see him be the starter.
Pirates power past the Monarchs to earn first home win By Chris Roy Published: 20th October 2011
Portland, ME – The Portland Pirates’ power play came through on Wednesday night as they reversed a stinging reminder of last Saturday’s home opener against the Manchester Monarchs.
Less than one week after a gut-wrenching 5-1 loss, the Pirates rebounded as Andy Miele recorded five points on the night (two goals, three assists) as they defeated the Monarchs, 5-3, before 5, 285 at the Cumberland County Civic Center.
Old friend steals the show By Chris Roy Published: 22nd October 2011
Portland, ME – Michael Leighton stole the show.
The Adirondack Phantoms’ goaltender made 35 saves to earn his first shutout of the season, beating the Portland Pirates by a 3-0 score before 4,155 at the Cumberland County Civic Center on Friday night.
Coyotes acquire Trotter in three player trade By Chris Roy Published: 23rd October 2011
Portland Pirates defenseman Garrett Stafford was involved in a three player trade on Sunday as the Phoenix Coyotes traded him along with forward Petteri Nokelainen to the Montreal Canadiens organization for Brock Trotter and a seventh round pick in the 2012 NHL Entry Draft.