It was the longest sellout streak in major pro sports history.
Troy Bodie, a veteran of 107 NHL games, will join the Pirates on Thursday for a two-game series against the St. John's IceCaps.
The longtime UMaine hockey coach, who was let go Tuesday, says he's looking forward to being a full-time dad.
Bob Corkum, a former Black Bear, has been an associate head coach under Tim Whitehead for five years. Whitehead was fired Tuesday.
Scott Parsons has coached at Fordham University and other colleges.
Portland will try to win the season series with St. John's when they meet again Wednesday night.
Reading takes the lead against Daniel Bard in the sixth inning and holds on for the victory.
The Huskies dominate Louisville 93-60 to win an eighth women's basketball championship, matching Tennessee's mark.
Hockey coach Tim Whitehead had both supporters and detractors as his tenure at UMaine came to an end.
Maine is home Thursday against Rio Grande Valley for the first playoff game in the club's four-year history.