Freshman Philip Buque takes skills on ice outside the box

Philip and Alex Buque grew up playing hockey in the winter, lacrosse in the summer.

Alex played varsity and is now a superstar goalie in the National Lacrosse League; now, younger brother Philip is taking his shot with the Saint Leo University Lions.

Leafs struggle to produce offence against Habs

Mike Condon uncomfortably shifted from side to side at his locker room following another shutout performance. He appeared tentative, reserved, and reluctant in front of a heavy dose of Montreal and Toronto media members – the opposite of everything that he had just displayed on the ice moments earlier. Although you may not be able […]

Canadiens’ goalie Condon capitalizing on opportunities

Sometimes all you need is a little extra focus. That’s what Montreal Canadiens’ goaltender Mike Condon is crediting his preseason success to so far. “Over the summer I did a lot of mental stuff, ‘thinking lessons’ would be a good way to put it,” said a sweaty Condon in the visitors’ locker room at the […]

Two new Maple Leafs shine in debut

A pair of newly acquired Toronto Maple Leafs would provide plenty of fireworks in the pre-season home-opener. Pierre-Alexandre Parenteau scored two power-play goals to help the Leafs beat the Ottawa Senators 4-1 in NHL pre-season action Monday night. Parenteau scored his first goal on the power play off a one-timer set up by Morgan Rielly […]