Another Quebecer joins the Lions

Another Quebecer joins the Lions


The Trois-Rivières Lions have signed Quebec defender Philippe Bureau-Blais for the 2022-2023 season, they said on Tuesday. 

< p>The 27-year-old skater is therefore the eighth hockey player from the Belle Province to confirm his presence in the ranks of the Trois-Rivières team for the next year. 

During the last campaign, Bureau- Blais had five assists in 14 games with the Lions, in addition to playing 28 North American League games with the Pétroliers du Nord. 

In 2020-2021, he has elsewhere evolved in the French first division, in the uniform of the Jokers of Cergy-Pontoise.

During the recent weeks, Trois-Rivières confirmed the signatures in particular of Nicolas Larivière, Cedric Montminy and Alex Breton .