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, August 3rd at 1 pm. ET or anytime on demand.
Next week’s episode will air LIVE on Saturday, August 24th 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
- Nikita Gusev was acquired by the New Jersey Devils for a pair of draft picks and promptly signed to a two-year contract. Rick and Joe give their thoughts on the deal and the potential impact Gusev could make for the Devils.
- The Canadiens dealt Andrew Shaw back to Chicago earlier this summer and the forward said returning to the Blackhawks was “something you wish for.”
- Canadiens fans and members of the media are intrigued by Flyers defenceman Samuel Morin. The guys wonder if he would be a fit on the blueline and if it would be worth paying the price to acquire him.
- Former Canadiens forward Chris Higgins has joined the Vancouver Canucks in a player development role.
Segment 2: The Big Topic.
- The World Junior Summer Showcase continues! Rick and Joe take a closer look at Canadiens prospects and name some other players who have caught their eye during the tournament.
Segment 3: Have Your Say
- Reading your responses to the Canadiens Connection question of the week: Which of the Habs young players are you most excited to see in the Canadiens lineup this season?
Responses: Twitter | Facebook
- Listener’s calls and texts
- Bad tweet of the week
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