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Episode 150

Best on Best | Canadiens Connection ep 150

This Week’s Show

Segment 1: Week in Review, Habs News, League News

  • Check out news Headlines posts every day at AllHabs.net
  • Roster news - Ryan Poehling is recovering from off-season wrist surgery. Canadiens appointed Adam Douglas as Director of Sports Science and Performance. Kraken signed defenceman Cale Fleury to a one-year, two-way contract.
  • Habs prospect report - Mattias Norlinder began the exhibition season in SHL. Jordan Harris explains his choice to return to NCAA hockey. Be sure to read the content at AHL.report and check out The Press Zone - Montreal.
  • Rick and Joe react to a report from the Athletic rates the Canadiens best and worst contracts. 
  • NHL news and notes - NHL released start times for regular season games. NHL has updated vaccination requirements for all teams. Blackhawks goaltender Tony Esposito died at the age of 78.

Segment 2: Canadiens transformation

  • Though there has yet to be a formal decision on whether NHL players will participate in the 2022 Winter Olympics, the guys take a look at what rosters would look like if there is NHL participation. 

Segment 3: Have Your Say

  • Canadiens upcoming events.
  • Listener's texts and emails. 

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Canadiens Connection
Canadiens Connection via Rocket Sports Radio brings you news, expert analysis and informed commentary about the Montreal Canadiens and NHL hockey.

About your hosts

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Rick Stephens

Rick is the Founder and President of Rocket Sports. He also serves as the Editor-in-Chief for our publications and Director of Scouting. This followed a long, successful career in academia. These days, you’ll find him where he is most comfortable, in a press box arena or sharing his insights from behind a microphone.
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Amy Johnson

From Draft Day to winning a championship, Amy is a credentialed professional hockey reporter at the junior, national, NCAA, IIHF, ECHL, AHL, and NHL levels.

She has extensive experience writing game recaps, interviewing players, coaches, scouts, and management, recording live social media hits, and analyzing the game, in addition to providing original still photography of game action. You can view her work at AHLReport.com.
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Chris G.

Chris G is a Senior writer for AllHabs.net and AHLReport.com covering Montreal Canadiens and Laval Rocket.

Chris is also a regular contributor to the Canadiens Connection podcast. Previously hosted 250+ episodes of the Habs360 podcast.

Habs Notepad published weekly on Mondays during Habs season and contributor to the Canadiens Connection podcast. Follow him on Twitter @ChrisHabs360