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Episode 153

The Offer Sheet | Canadiens Connection ep 153

This Week’s Show

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

  • Check out news Headlines posts every week day at AllHabs.net
  • Roster news - Carolina Hurricanes signed forward Jesperi Kotkaniemi to a one-year $6.1M contract. Jonathan Drouin told 91.9 Sports that he is ready to play centre this season. Cole Caufield will be honoured during Wisconsin Badgers football game on Saturday. Red vs White scrimmage on September 26th. Limit 7500 fans.
  • Habs prospect report - Laval Rocket have hired Daniel Harvey as their video coach. Canadiens prospect Logan Mailloux has been suspended from the OHL indefinitely.
  • Be sure to read the content at AHL.report and check out The Press Zone - Montreal.
  • NHL Pipeline rankings. How did the Canadiens prospects fare?
  • NHL news and notes - NHL will participate in 2022 Beijing Olympics. NHL/NHLPA establish COVID-19 protocols for the 2021-22 season. 

Segment 2: BIG Topic - Offer Sheet Retaliation

  • The Carolina Hurricanes signed forward Jesperi Kotkaniemi to a one-year $6.1M contract. The Montreal Canadiens had seven days to match the offer or let Kotkaniemi go receiving a first and third round pick for the 2022 NHL Entry Draft in compensation.

Segment 3: Have Your Say

  • Canadiens upcoming events.
  • Canadiens Connection Question of the Week.
  • Listener's texts and emails.

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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