• Tuesday, February 26th: Portland 6, Providence 3
The Pirates soundly defeated the Bruins to tie the Atlantic Division leaders in the standings.
Chris Brown and Jordan Martinook each scored twice for Portland while goalie Louis Domingue picked up his first AHL win.
• Saturday, March 2nd: Worcester 2, Portland 1 (SO)
Portland put 38 shots on Worcester starter Harri Sateri, but the Sharks were able to eke out a 2-1 victory in a shootout.
Phil Lane had the lone Pirates goal in regulation, while Chad Johnson stopped 31 of 32 shots in his return from injury.
• Sunday, March 3rd: at Providence 7, Portland 1
The Pirates faltered in Providence, dropping a 7-1 decision to fall 4 points back of the division leading Bruins on Sunday.
Jordan Martinook scored his fourth goal against Providence this year for the lone Pirates tally.
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Five prospects are playing for the Gwinnett Gladiators:
• Goalie Mike Lee is 14-11-1 with a 2.23 goals-against average and a .916 save percentage.
• Goalie Louis Domingue is 16-8-2 with a 2.93 goals-against average and a .894 save percentage.
• Forward Scott Arnold has six goals and eight assists in 23 games.
• Forward Evan Bloodoff has 18 goals and 17 assists in 42 games.
• Defenseman Justin Weller has two goals and five assists in 55 games.
Canadian Hockey League
Nine prospects are playing junior hockey for Canadian Hockey League teams:
• Forward Andrew Fritsch has 26 goals and 19 assists in 50 games for Sault Ste. Marie (OHL)
• Defenseman Justin Hache has six goals and 24 assists in 62 games for Cape Breton (QMJHL)
• Forward Kale Kessy has 17 goals and 19 assists in 55 games for Vancouver (WHL) and Kamloops (WHL)
• Forward Lucas Lessio has 13 goals and 15 assists in 30 games for Oshawa (OHL)
• Defenseman James Melindy has three goals and 19 assists in 60 games for Moncton (QMJHL)
• Defenseman Connor Murphy (injured) has six goals and 12 assists in 33 games for Sarnia (OHL)
• Forward Henrik Samuelsson has 32 goals and 45 assists in 65 games for Edmonton (WHL)
• Forward Maxime Villemaire has 10 goals and eight assists in 23 games for Saint John (QMJHL).
• Goalie Marek Langhamer is 14-10-1 with a 3.28 goals-against average and a .902 save percentage for Medicine Hat (WHL)
• Forward Samuel "Hunter" Fejes has five goals and five assists in 33 games for Colorado College (WCHA)
• Defenseman Rhett Holland (injured) has played three games for Michigan State (CCHA)
• Forward Zac Larraza has eight goals and nine assists in 30 games for University of Denver (WCHA)
• Forward Viktor Tikhonov has 12 goals and 15 assists in 39 games for St. Petersburg.
European Elite Leagues
• Defenseman Jonas Ahnelov has two goals and six assists in 51 games for Modo (SWE)
• Forward Vladimir Ruzicka has five goals and 22 assists in 50 games for Slavia Praha (CZECH)
• Forward Alexander Ruuttu has nine goals and 17 assists in 35 games for Kiekko-Vantaa (FIN D1), has four assists in 14 games for Ilves (SM-liiga), and has played four games for Jokerit (SM-liiga)
• Defenseman Niklas Tikkinen has three goals and 15 assists in 14 games for Espoo (Jr. A SM-liiga), one goal and seven assists in 25 games for Espoo (SM-liiga), one goal and two assists in five games for HCK (Finland2), and three assists in two games for LeKi (Finland2).