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.
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Next week’s episode will air LIVE on Saturday, April 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: Review, Winners and Losers
- Let’s get you up to speed: A quick review of the Canadiens week including wins over the Sabres and Panthers while suffering tough losses against the Hurricanes and Blue Jackets.
- Winners and losers of the week: Tomas Tatar and Jonathan Drouin make an appearance on our lists.
Segment 2: The Big Topic
- We discuss all aspects of fighting including payback fights, answering the bell, staged fights, fights after legal checks, league imposed discipline vs on-ice justice.
- Blain Potvin, All Habs Hockey Magazine staff writer and host of the Habs Unfiltered podcast joins us. Regular contributor Chris G also chimes in.
- For further reading check out this recent piece titled “The Decline of Fighting In Hockey” by All Habs Hockey Magazine staff writer Cate Racher.
Segment 3: Have Your Say
- Reading your responses to the Canadiens Connection question of the week: Brendan Gallagher says, “We’ve never lost belief.” Regarding playoffs, do you still believe?
- Listener’s calls and texts
- Bad tweet of the week
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