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Celebrating The Flower | Canadiens Connection ep 188
Episode 18823rd April 2022 • Canadiens Connection • Rocket Sports Radio
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This Week’s Show

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

Check out news Headlines posts at

Roster news - Joel Armia was granted a leave of absence to attend to a family matter in Finland. Paul Byron was reinjured in Tuesday's game against the Wild. He will require more tests. Michael Pezzetta was suspended two games by the Department of Player Safety for an illegal check to the head of TJ Oshie.

Habs prospect report - Laval Rocket are looking to clinch a spot while the Trois Rivieres Lions begin the playoffs. Canadiens prospect Kaiden Guhle is a nominee for WHL Defenceman of the Year. Be sure to read the content at and check out The Press Zone - Montreal.

Habs news and notes: The 2022 NHL Draft Lottery drawing will be held on May 10th. The Canadiens alumni met with the current management of the team including Jeff Gorton, Kent Hughes and Marty St. Louis.

Segment 2: BIG Topic - Guy Lafleur: The Legend Will Live On

On Friday, Montreal Canadiens legendary Hall-of-Famer Guy Lafleur died at the age of 70 after a 31-month battle with lung cancer. We pay tribute to the wonderful life and career of Guy Lafleur from a variety of perspectives with contributions from all over the hockey world.

Segment 3: Have Your Say

  • Canadiens upcoming events.
  • Canadiens Connection Question of the Week: We read fan memories and expressions of condolence from Canadiens and hockey fans.
  • 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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