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Episode 218

Won’t Back Down | Canadiens Connection ep 218

This Week’s Show: Habs Won’t Back Down

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

Check out news Headlines posts at AllHabs.net

Jonathan Drouin out 4 to 6 weeks with an injury. Emil Heineman was loaned to Leksand (SHL). Mike Matheson will make his Canadiens debut. Canadiens wore their Reverse Retro 2.0 jerseys for the first time on Tuesday. Jake Allen was awarded the Jean Béliveau trophy for community involvement.

Canadiens prospect update: Riley Kidney, Cedrick Guidon and Owen Beck.

Be sure to read the content at AHL.report and check out The Press Zone - Montreal.

Quotes of the week from Jake Allen and Nick Suzuki.

Hockey news and notes: Teemu Selanne and Teppo Numminen were inducted into the Winnipeg Jets Hall of Fame on Thursday.

Segment 2: BIG Topic - Canadiens New Motto + Updating their Direction

The Montreal Canadiens have a new motto for the season. It is expressed in their style of play and in a song they enjoy in the dressing room after every win.

We revisit the list of 10 key issues we raised at the start of the season. The answers help to detail the story of the first two months of the Canadiens' season and what fans have to look forward to going forward.

Segment 3: Have Your Say

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

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

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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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Michael Spinella

Michael was born and raised in Ottawa but, has settled in Montreal as a young professional. He grew up a Sens fan, but now enjoys watching all NHL teams and following prospects throughout their development. Michael has experience in Podcasting, Photography and Audio Production, which he uses to share his excitement and joy of the game.
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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.



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