ROCKET SPORTS MEDIA | MONTREAL, QC. — Welcome to the Canadiens Connection via Rocket Sports Radio. This engaging podcast featured on All Habs Hockey Magazine connects Habs fans with their beloved team from a source they know and trust.
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Canadiens Connection is hosted by Joe Whalen (@JoeWhalen19) and Rick Stephens (@AllHabs) with contributions from Chris G. This talented team of credentialed journalists come together to share their valued insight.
Canadiens Connection is just that – a connection between fans, journalists, players, coaches, management to thoroughly discuss their favorite game in an informative, thought provoking, and entertaining way.
Listen LIVE in the player below on Saturday, June 29th at 1 pm. ET or anytime on demand.
Next week’s episode will air LIVE on Saturday, July 6th at 1 pm. ET. (2:30 pm. NT.) Missed an episode? You can find every episode of the Canadiens Connection HERE.
This Week’s Show
Segment 1: Week in Review, Habs News, League News
- Guy Carbonneau will be among this year’s inductees to the Hockey Hall of Fame. Headlining the 2019 class, alongside Sergei Zubov, Vaclav Nedomansky and Hayley Wickenheiser, the Canadiens legend will be inducted on November 18th. Rick and Joe give their thoughts on Carbonneau becoming the 59th member of the Habs in the Hall.
- Free agency is nearly upon us, and the Habs have spoke with Matt Duchene, Wayne Simmonds and Keith Kincaid. Rick and Joe highlight some of the options the Habs might explore.
- Then it is time to highlight the latest Canadiens news: the Canadiens re-signed Mike Reilly, Cam Hillis was named the captain of the Guelph Storm, Frederik Dichow was drafted in the CHL Import Draft and the Canadiens qualified pending restricted free agents and released others.
Segment 2: The Big Topic
- With the 2019 NHL Entry Draft in the books, the guys grade the Canadiens selections and give their thoughts on the event.
- Canadiens first round pick, Cole Caufield, took to the ice at Habs development camp along with a complete slate of prospects. Rick and Joe take a look at who has impressed.
Segment 3: Have Your Say
- Reading your responses to the Canadiens Connection question of the week: Which unrestricted free agent would you like to see signed by the Montreal Canadiens? Responses: Twitter | Facebook
- Listener’s calls and texts
- Bad tweet of the week
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