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Episode 17811th February 2022 • Canadiens Connection • Rocket Sports Radio
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This Week’s Show

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

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  • Roster news - Joel Armia and Cole Caufield returned to the lineup this week. Christian Dvorak practiced with the team but has not yet played. Sam Montembeault was announced as the Molson Cup for January. Dominique Ducharme was fired this week. Assistant coaches remain. Martin St. Louis was announced as interim head coach.
  • Habs prospect report - Logan Mailloux is out with a lower-body injury. Sean Farrell and Frederik Dichow performing well at the Winter Olympics. Be sure to read the content at and check out The Press Zone - Montreal.
  • Hockey news and notes - Francois Legault announced that the Bell Centre will be permitted to return to 50% fan capacity on February 21st. They can go to 100% capacity on March 14th.

Segment 2: BIG Topic - Learning on the Job

  • The Montreal Canadiens stunned the hockey world by hiring a new head coach who has no coaching experience. While Martin St. Louis had a Hall of Fame hockey career, he is joining the team with an empty coaching resume on an interim basis. It was a completely 'out in left field' hire.
  • Rick and Michael examine St Louis' credentials, his approach to the role and what can be expected in the months ahead.

Segment 3: Have Your Say

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

Canadiens Connection on Rocket Sports Radio

Canadiens Connection is hosted by Rick Stephens (@AllHabs) with Amy Johnson (@FlyersRule) and Chris G (@ChrisHabs360). This talented team of credentialed journalists come together to share their valued insight. Additional segments by Michael Spinella (@TheSpinella).

Canadiens Connection is a connection between fans, journalists, players, coaches, management to thoroughly discuss their favorite game in an informative, thought provoking, and entertaining way.

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