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Canadiens Connection - Rocket Sports Radio EPISODE 147, 25th July 2021
Habs Draft Firestorm | Canadiens Connection ep 147
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Habs Draft Firestorm | Canadiens Connection ep 147

This Week’s Show

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

  • Marc Bergevin presser on Shea Weber. Check out news Headlines posts every day at AllHabs.net. 
  • Roster news - Carey Price saw a specialist in New York regarding his hip and knee; had knee surgery on Friday with recovery of 10-12 weeks. 
  • NHL Trades - Seth Jones to Chicago, Rasmus Ristolainen to Philadelphia. Canadiens express interest in Jack Eichel. 
  • Habs prospect report - Rick and Joe share their thoughts on the NHL Entry Draft. Including good news highlights. The guys also take a look at the Canadiens work on day two of the draft. Be sure to read the content at AHL.report and check out The Press Zone - Montreal.
  • NHL news and notes - Full 2021-22 NHL schedule was released on Thursday. Canadiens open the season October 13th in Toronto. Home opener is scheduled for October 16th against the New York Rangers. Final game of the season April 29th where the Habs host the Panthers. 

Segment 2: 2021 NHL Entry Draft controversy

  • With the second last pick of the first round Marc Bergevin selected defenceman Logan Mailloux from the London Knights of the OHL. In doing so, the Canadiens GM ignited a firestorm. Rick and Joe share initial reactions to the staggering selection and fallout of the pick. 

Segment 3: Have Your Say

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

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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.

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