Portland Pirates Are Leaving Maine
According to numerous reports, the Portland Pirates are leaving Maine and will relocate to Springfield, Massachusetts.
The Pirates, a member of the American Hockey League is currently an affiliate of the Florida Panthers.
WCSH says The current Springfield Falcons have been purchased by their affiliate, the Arizona Coyotes, and plan to move that team to Tucson. That leaves Springield ready to host another team, which looks like it will be the Pirates.