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.
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.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.This Week’s ShowSegment 1: Week in Review, Habs News, League NewsCarey and Angela Price welcomed their third child to the world this week, their first son named Lincoln.Canadiens 2020 first round pick Kaiden Guhle was named to Team Canada's World Junior Hockey Championships selection camp roster. They Said What? - Rob Ramage editionThe Ottawa Senators signed former Hab Alex Galchenyuk to a one-year contract worth 1.05 million. Ilya Kovalchuk remains an unsigned free agent. François Gagnon wrote an article for RDS detailing why the aging winger does not make sense for the Canadiens. Montreal mayor, Valérie Plante, closes all sports facilities including Bell Sports Complex.Segment 2: Canadiens Protection ListRick and Joe are joined by Chris G to discuss the NHL expansion draft set to take place following the 2020-21 season. Following an article written by Chris earlier in the week, the guys take a look at who the Canadiens should have on their protection list and who might be exposed to the Seattle Kraken. Segment 3: Have Your SaySocial media reactions.Listener's calls and textsBad tweet of the weekGet The Canadiens Connection!Be sure to follow @habsconnection on Twitter, Facebook, InstagramSearch for “Canadiens Connection” from Rocket Sports Radio on your favorite podcast app and subscribe! You can also listen to every episode on apps including:Apple Podcasts (iTunes)SpotifyOvercastStitcherCastboxPocket CastsRadioPublicTuneInGoogle PodcastsAnd don't be shy to give the podcast a 5-star rating!
Welcome to The Press Zone for Hockey Prospects (formerly From The Press Box) on Rocket Sports Radio! This premier podcast featured on The AHL Report provides hockey fans with the latest news, analysis, and commentary regarding the Laval Rocket, Lehigh Valley Phantoms and teams all around the AHL.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 and AHL NewsMontreal Canadiens: Lessons learned from RTP, Romanov gets praisePhiladelphia Flyers: Wells Fargo Center getting creative for revenueReturn to play still unclear for minor leaguesSegment 2: Press Zone ExclusiveInterview with Ken Reid, Sportsnet broadcaster and author of the new book, "One To Remember: Stories From 39 Members of the NHL's One Goal Club"Segment 3: Beyond the AHLProspect rankings shift after NHL DraftRocket Sports Media Movember campaignFeel Good Finale: Rock of Ages!Check out a new episode of The Press Zone for Hockey Prospects every Tuesday, where Amy and Rick will talk about the Montreal Canadiens prospects in the AHL, ECHL, NCAA, OHL, and European leagues, as well as taking a closer look at other AHL teams, news, entertainment, and special events around the American Hockey League.Don’t miss daily game recaps, player profiles and league news on AHL Report.Follow all the action on social media: Twitter, Facebook, Instagram.
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.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.This Week’s ShowSegment 1: Week in Review, Habs News, League NewsThe Canadiens have signed their 2020 first round pick, Kaiden Guhle, to a three-year entry-level contract. They Said What? - We heard from Claude Julien this week as he gave his thoughts on the changes we have seen Marc Bergevin make this off-season. He also touched on the Max Domi situation, what to expect from Alexander Romanov and what the line combinations might look like this season. Corey Pronman posted an updated ranking of NHL prospect systems in The Athletic following the 2020 NHL Draft. The latest ranking has them falling two spots to #11, with the Flames and Kings leapfrogging them into the top 10. With the NHL still targeting a January 1 start date for the 2020-21 season, news came down that the league has cancelled the 2021 Winter Classic and 2021 All-Star Game. Segment 2: Canadiens 2020-21 LineupAfter the roster changes we have seen so far in the off-season for the Canadiens, Rick and Joe take a look at what the forward lines and defence pairings might look like heading into the 2020-21 season. Where will new acquisitions Josh Anderson and Tyler Toffoli slot into the lineup? Have Nick Suzuki and Jesperi Kotkaniemi passed Phillip Danault on the depth chart? The guys discuss that and more!Segment 3: Have Your SaySocial media reactions.Listener's calls and textsBad tweet of the weekGet The Canadiens Connection!Be sure to follow @habsconnection on Twitter, Facebook, InstagramSearch for “Canadiens Connection” from Rocket Sports Radio on your favorite podcast app and subscribe! You can also listen to every episode on apps including:Apple Podcasts (iTunes)SpotifyOvercastStitcherCastboxPocket CastsRadioPublicTuneInGoogle PodcastsAnd don't be shy to give the podcast a 5-star rating!
Welcome to The Press Zone for Hockey Prospects (formerly From The Press Box) on Rocket Sports Radio! This premier podcast featured on The AHL Report provides hockey fans with the latest news, analysis, and commentary regarding the Laval Rocket, Lehigh Valley Phantoms and teams all around the AHL.The Press Zone on Rocket Sports RadioHosts 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: Montreal Canadiens & Philadelphia FlyersFlyers sign Tyson Foerster to ELCNolan Patrick accepts QOCanadiens sign Kaiden Guhle to ELCKotkaniemi loaned to AssatContract extensions: Gallagher, AllenSegment 2: Press Zone ExclusiveInterview with Montreal Canadiens goaltender Charlie LindgrenSegment 3: Beyond the AHLDoc Emrick announces retirementIIHF announces World Junior Championship scheduleFeel Good Finale: Murray Melodies!Check out a new episode of The Press Zone for Hockey Prospects every Tuesday, where Amy and Rick will talk about the Montreal Canadiens prospects in the AHL, ECHL, NCAA, OHL, and European leagues, as well as taking a closer look at other AHL teams, news, entertainment, and special events around the American Hockey League.Don’t miss daily game recaps, player profiles and league news on AHL Report.Follow all the action on social media: Twitter, Facebook, Instagram.
View 2382 more appearances
Share Profile
Are you Rick? Verify and edit this page to your liking.

Followers

Share This Creator

Recommendation sent

Join Podchaser to...

  • Rate podcasts and episodes
  • Follow podcasts and creators
  • Create podcast and episode lists
  • & much more

Creator Details

Location
Montreal, Québec, Canada
Episode Count
798
Podcast Count
4
Total Airtime
1 month, 1 week
PCID
Podchaser Creator ID logo 076034