The Portland Pirates and Cumberland County Civic Center in Portland, ME have announced a new lease agreement. The lease deal, announced at a press conference today (Feb. 4), resolves an ongoing dispute between the Pirates and the civic center. Because of that dispute, the American Hockey League team has been playing this season's games at the Colisee in Lewiston.

The new deal begins with the 2014-2015 season and runs for 5 years.