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LEKKAS JOINS CHICAGO WOLVES

PORTLAND, ME – May 6, 2022 – Mariners goaltender Stefanos Lekkas has joined the American Hockey League’s Chicago Wolves for the Calder Cup Playoffs. Acquired by the Mariners in March, Lekkas was a big part of the Mariners run to their first ever postseason appearance this spring. Lekkas, 26, is a native of Chicago. He […]

MARINERS ANNOUNCE 2022-23 SCHEDULE

PORTLAND, ME – May 5, 2022 – The ECHL announced the full 2022-23 schedule on Thursday, officially marking the fourth season of Maine Mariners hockey to get underway on Friday, October 21st, 2022. The Mariners will begin the season on the road in Trois-Rivieres, QC before turning around to host the Lions in the home […]

MARINERS SEASON COMES TO AN END IN SIX GAMES

READING, PA – May 2, 2022 – Jacob Pritchard broke a 1-1 tie with a third period power play goal to give the Reading Royals a 2-1 victory in Game 6 of the North Division Semifinals, and bring the Maine Mariners season to an end. The Royals won the series four games to two, taking […]

MARINERS DROP GAME FIVE, TRAIL SERIES 3-2

PORTLAND, ME – April 30, 2022 – The Royals scored on their only power play opportunity of the night, breaking a 2-2 tie midway through the third period, and skating to a 3-2 win over the Maine Mariners in Game 5 of the North Division Semifinals on Saturday night at the Cross Insurance Arena. The […]

MARINERS BLANK ROYALS, EVEN UP SERIES 2-2

PORTLAND, ME – April 29, 2022 – Callum Booth recorded a 32 save shutout while the Mariners used their special teams to score all four goals in a 4-0 win over the Reading Royals in Game 4 of the North Division Semifinals. The series is now tied 2-2, with at least two more games now […]

MARINERS RALLY IN THIRD FOR FIRST EVER PLAYOFF WIN

PORTLAND, ME – April 28, 2022 – Mathew Santos scored his second goal of the game with 2:26 left in regulation to break a 4-4 tie and lift the Maine Mariners to their first playoff victory in team history. The win came in the team’s first ever home postseason game on Thursday night at the […]

MARINERS SHUT OUT DESPITE BIG SHOT ADVANTAGE, TRAIL ROYALS 0-2

READING, PA – April 22, 2022 – Despite outshooting the Royals 32-20, the Mariners couldn’t solve Reading netminder Logan Flodell and were shutout 3-0 on Friday night in Game 2 of the North Division semifinals, falling down 0-2 in the best-of-seven series. The Royals power play connected less than five minutes in to give Reading […]

MARINERS COME UP JUST SHORT IN PLAYOFF OPENER

READING, PA – April 20, 2022 – Trailing 3-0 with under three minutes to play, the Mariners scored a pair of late goals to make the Reading Royals sweat, but the Royals held on for a 3-2 game one win and 1-0 series lead over the Mariners in the North Division Semifinals. It was the […]

MAINE MARINERS PLAYOFF PREVIEW: KELLY CUP QUEST STARTS TONIGHT

The Maine Mariners begin their first Kelly Cup playoff run in club history with a first round matchup against the top seeded Reading Royals. The Royals finished the 2021-22 regular season with the best record in the North Division and Eastern Conference, and the second best mark in the entire ECHL. Although the Mariners come […]