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The Press Zone from Rocket Sports Radio is hosted by two credentialed sports journalists from AHLReport.com to discuss hockey prospects playing in the NHL, AHL, CHL and NCAA.

This podcast offers you two original shows per week released as The Press Zone - Montreal (featuring reports on the Montreal Canadiens and Laval Rocket) and The Press Zone - Philadelphia (featuring Philadelphia Flyers and the Lehigh Valley Phantoms.) These engaging podcasts are also your premiere source for the American Hockey League (AHL).

With strong connections throughout the hockey community, our experienced hosts bring you the stories you won't hear anywhere else. These talented hockey reporters have spent thousands of hours in arenas all over North America to deliver information on the drafting, development and transition of prospects.

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The Press Zone from Rocket Sports Radio is hosted by two credentialed sports journalists from AHLReport.com to discuss hockey prospects playing in the NHL, AHL, CHL and NCAA.

This podcast offers you two original shows per week released as The Press Zone - Montreal (featuring reports on the Montreal Canadiens and Laval Rocket) and The Press Zone - Philadelphia (featuring Philadelphia Flyers and the Lehigh Valley Phantoms.) These engaging podcasts are also your premiere source for the American Hockey League (AHL).

With strong connections throughout the hockey community, our experienced hosts bring you the stories you won't hear anywhere else. These talented hockey reporters have spent thousands of hours in arenas all over North America to deliver information on the drafting, development and transition of prospects.

    Habs & Flyers NHL Draft Review: Russ Cohen, Joe Yerdon | Press Zone ep. 201

    Habs & Flyers NHL Draft Review: Russ Cohen, Joe Yerdon | Press Zone ep. 201

    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.

    Follow all the action on social media: Twitter, Facebook, Instagram.

    • 1 hr 42 min
    Carey Price Panic, Houle, Flyers Additions, NHL Draft | The Press Zone ep. 200

    Carey Price Panic, Houle, Flyers Additions, NHL Draft | The Press Zone ep. 200

    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.

    The Press Zone on Rocket Sports Radio
    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: Montreal Canadiens & Philadelphia Flyers
    Montreal at risk to lose Carey Price to Seattle
    Jean-Francois Houle announced as new Laval head coach
    Philadelphia acquires Ryan Ellis in three-team trade
    Darryl Williams announced as new Flyers assistant coach
    Other notable news from expansion trade deadline / team protected lists

    Segment 2: Around the AHL
    Vancouver Canucks launch new Abbotsford team
    Trent Cull continues as Canucks' AHL head coach
    Spencer Carbery promoted to NHL position
    Mark Morrison named Manitoba head coach

    Segment 3: Beyond the AHL
    2021 NHL Entry Draft preview
    2021 World Junior Summer Showcase preview
    Details on wall-to-wall Rocket Sports Media coverage this week
    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.

    Follow all the action on social media: Twitter, Facebook, Instagram.

    • 1 hr 37 min
    Habs Lookback, Bouchard Moves On | Press Zone Montreal ep. 198

    Habs Lookback, Bouchard Moves On | Press Zone Montreal ep. 198

    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: Montreal Canadiens & Laval Rocket
    Stanley Cup Final: Looking back at Montreal's quest for Lord Stanley
    Joel Bouchard named head coach of San Diego Gulls

    Segment 2: AHL and Beyond
    New Abbotsford team to launch this week
    ECHL grads win Stanley Cup
    Trois-Rivieres Lions announce first player signings
    Big week upcoming for hockey news
    Feel Good Finale: New Season Ahead!
    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.

    Follow all the action on social media: Twitter, Facebook, Instagram.

    • 1 hr 15 min
    Flyers Offseason with Guest Bill Meltzer | Press Zone Philly ep. 199

    Flyers Offseason with Guest Bill Meltzer | Press Zone Philly ep. 199

    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 Philadelphia Flyers, Lehigh Valley Phantoms, and teams all around the AHL.

    The Press Zone on Rocket Sports Radio
    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: Philadelphia Flyers & Lehigh Valley Phantoms
    Stanley Cup awarded, offseason officially begins
    Special Guest Bill Meltzer (Flyers.NHL.com)
    Flyers protected list
    Offseason priorities for Chuck Fletcher
    Flyers Alumni vs Flyers Warriors Showcase

    Segment 2: AHL and Beyond
    New Abbotsford team to launch this week
    ECHL grads win Stanley Cup
    Trois-Rivieres Lions announce first player signings
    Big week upcoming for hockey news
    Feel Good Finale: New Season Ahead!
    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, as well as taking 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.

    Follow all the action on social media: Twitter, Facebook, Instagram.

    • 1 hr 11 min
    O'Reilly Returns, Stanley Cup Final Intensifies | Press Zone Philly ep. 197

    O'Reilly Returns, Stanley Cup Final Intensifies | Press Zone Philly ep. 197

    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 Philadelphia Flyers, Lehigh Valley Phantoms, 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: Philadelphia Flyers & Lehigh Valley Phantoms
    Cal O'Reilly re-signs with the Phantoms
    Stanley Cup Final

    Segment 2: Around the AHL
    Vancouver Canucks finalize Abbotsford agreement
    Chicago Blackhawks get green light to purchase IceHogs
    Sylvain Lefebvre back in the NHL
    Matiss Kivlenieks (1996-2021)
    Feel Good Finale: Hockey Hotbed Ahead
    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, as well as taking 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.

    Follow all the action on social media: Twitter, Facebook, Instagram.

    • 1 hr 5 min
    Habs Persist, AHL News, Lefebvre | Press Zone Montreal ep. 196

    Habs Persist, AHL News, Lefebvre | Press Zone Montreal ep. 196

    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: Montreal Canadiens & Laval Rocket
    Stanley Cup Final: Game 4 Review
    More new player contract for Laval/Trois-Rivieres

    Segment 2: Around the AHL
    Vancouver Canucks finalize Abbotsford agreement
    Chicago Blackhawks get green light to purchase IceHogs
    Sylvain Lefebvre back in the NHL
    Matiss Kivlenieks (1996-2021)
    Feel Good Finale: Hockey Hotbed Ahead
    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.

    Follow all the action on social media: Twitter, Facebook, Instagram.

    • 1 hr 16 min

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This is not your typical fan podcast. The Press Zone is hosted by two smart, articulate, credentialed journalists. If you want to know about hockey prospects, this is the podcast for you.

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