Welcome to The Press Zone for hockey prospects on Rocket Sports Radio! This premier podcast is featured on The AHL Report, and provides hockey fans with the latest news, analysis, and commentary regarding the Montreal Canadiens, Laval Rocket, and teams all around the AHL.
Our podcast hosts Rick Stephens (@AllHabs) and Amy Johnson (@FlyersRule) will provide information on the American Hockey League, as well as the ECHL, junior hockey leagues, international hockey, prospects, and potential NHL draftees. It’s an informative and entertaining weekly show brought to you by a team of credentialed, knowledgeable hockey journalists!
Segment 1: NHL Draft Review
- Rick and Amy look back at some the highlights (and low points) of the 2021 NHL Entry Draft
- Special Guest: Russ Cohen (Sportsology.com / EP Rinkside) to analyze Habs & Flyers draft picks
Segment 2: NHL News
- Qualifying offers for MTL and PHI restricted free agents: who got left out?
- Reaction to NHL trades and lead-up to free agency
- Special Guest: Joe Yerdon (AP Sports, Buffalo Sabres beat reporter)
Segment 3: Around the AHL
- AHL schedule released
- 2021 World Junior Summer Showcase continues
- Hershey captain Matt Moulson returns to Chocolatetown
- Feel Good Finale: Join our team for next season!
Check out a new episode of The Press Zone for hockey prospects every Tuesday, where Amy and Rick talk about prospects in the AHL, ECHL, NCAA, OHL, and European leagues. They also take a closer look at other AHL teams, news, entertainment, and special events around the American Hockey League.
Plus, don’t miss our daily game recaps, player profiles and league news on AHL Report.
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