Late bloomer

Via: St. John's Telegram

'"After he came back from Buffalo (and the Sabres' training camp), he had a little bit of a hangover, you might say," Paiement said of the disappointment which affects the play of most junior hockey players after they've been reassigned from pro camp. "But he's competing for every puck now. Sometimes he hangs on to the puck too much, but he's definitely more consistent this season."'