FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE:
February 12, 2012
Portland Pirates Announce 20th Anniversary All Time Team Voting
Portland, Maine – The Portland Pirates today announced the start of fan voting for the 20th Anniversary All-Time Team as part on the continued celebration of 20 years of Pirates hockey. Fan voting will take place on the Pirates website from February 11th until February 28th at 5 PM. The 20th Anniversary All-Time Team will be announced on March 6th. The Pirates’ 20th Anniversary Season is sponsored by Bill Dodge Auto Group.
Fans will have the opportunity to vote for a 20th Anniversary All-Time Team on the Pirates website, with a first team and a second team to be selected. Fans will also be able to vote in person at Pirates games on February 17th (in Lewiston), February 24th and February 26th. Both the first and second teams will have a head coach, 3 forwards, 2 defensemen, and a goaltender. The candidates for the 20th Anniversary All-Time Team include 10 members of the Portland Pirates Hall of Fame, this year’s nominees for the Pirates Hall of Fame, and every member of the 10th Anniversary all-time team, voted on in 2003.
This is the 5th event in the season long celebration of the Pirates’ 20th Anniversary season, which includes a series of four 20th Anniversary Bobbleheads, the 20th Anniversary Passport Program, and the upcoming 32 Greatest Moments Bracket Buster, which will take place throughout the month of March.
For more information, or to vote, please visit http://portlandpirates.com/20th-anniversary-all-time-team-voting
Tickets are still available for all Pirates games at the Cumberland County Civic Center as well as the remaining game at the Androscoggin Bank Colisée! For Portland tickets, call (207) 828-4665 ext. 350 or go online at ticketmaster.com and call 783-2009 x 525 or go online at thecolisee.com for Lewiston tickets.
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