Bulldogs’ Condon going back to Wheeling


bulldogsHamilton Bulldogs goaltender Mike Condon has been reassigned to the East Coast Hockey League’s Wheeling Nailers.

Condon has split this season between Hamilton and Wheeling. In three games with the American Hockey League’s Bulldogs, the Needham, Massachusetts native has a record of 1-1-0 with a 2.48 goals-against average and .909 save percentage. In 32 games with Wheeling, the 6’3”, 195-pound puck stopper has a record of 17-11-4 with a 2.47 goals-against average, .921 save percentage and two shutouts.

He currently ranks in the top-10 in the ECHL in wins, save percentage, minutes played and saves.

The 23-year-old spent last season with the National Collegiate Athletic Association’s Princeton University Tigers, the ECHL’s Ontario Reign and the AHL’s Houston Aeros. In 24 regular season games with Princeton, he had a record of 8-11-4 with a 2.48 goals-against average, .923 save percentage and two shutouts. In four regular season games with Ontario, he posted a record of 3-1-0 with a 1.48 goals-against average, .943 save percentage and one shutout.

In five regular season games with Houston, he had a record of 3-0-0 with a 2.39 goals-against average and .919 save percentage. Condon was signed by the Montreal Canadiens as a free agent on May 8, 2013.

Hamilton’s next game is scheduled for Friday (March 14) when the ‘Dogs will visit the Wilkes-Barre / Scranton Penguins.