The Portland Pirates won tonight 6-5 over the Providence Bruins to clinch a playoff berth!
Mathieu Darche scored his 30th and 31st goalsof the season including his AHL-leading 10th game-winning goal!
The team handed out some awards as well.
Most Valuable Player (as voted by fans): Jhonas Enroth
Fan Favorite (as voted by fans, duh): Nathan Gerbe
Unsung Hero (as voted by fans): Tim Kennedy
Player's Player (as voted by his teammates): Tyler Bouck
Ebright Award (player that best exemplifies what it means to be a Portland Pirate): Paul Baier
Jack Button Award (given to the Pirates' top prospect who is also aging backwards): Jhonas Enroth
Allied Home Mortgage Three Stars Award (given to the Pirate who was named a star of the game the most times): Jhonas Enroth
Congrats to the baby Sabres! Maybe some of you will be grown-up big boy Sabres next season?!