AHL: Pirates schedule games in Lewiston

Posted by: MBR on Wed Jun 13th, 2012 5:28 am
AHL: Pirates schedule games in LewistonBy Paul Betit Portland Press HeraldThe Portland Pirates started selling tickets Tuesday morning for their six games at the Androscoggin Bank Colisee in Lewiston.The Pirates are scheduled to play two games in October, one game in November, two in December and one in February at the 3,677-seat arena.The Pirates will start the 2012-13 season at the Colisee while phase-one renovation work is done on the Cumberland County Civic Center.The $28 million renovation is expected to start after the American Idol Live! show on Aug. 25."We're hoping to open in Portland on Nov. 2," Pirates CEO/managing owner Brian Petrovek said. "The building as of Nov. 2 is available at various times as it normally is."Read more: http://www.onlinesentinel.com/sports/pi ... 06-12.html