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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.

    Elite Prospects Scout Ranks Montreal Canadiens' Draft Options | Canadiens Connection ep 296 - Canadiens Connection

    Elite Prospects Scout Ranks Montreal Canadiens' Draft Options | Canadiens Connection ep 296 - Canadiens Connection

    This Week’s Show: Elite Prospects Scout Ranks Montreal Canadiens' Draft OptionsSegment 1 | Week in Review, Habs News, League News⦁ Carey Price to receive an honorary degree from the University of Northern British Columbia.
    ⦁ Columbus Blue Jackets have been denied permission to talk to Jeff Gorton.
    ⦁ Quote of the week from Cole Caufield.
    Segment 2 | Elite Prospects Scout Ranks Canadiens' Draft Options Russ Cohen, American scout for Elite Prospects, joined Amy and Rick to discuss the Canadiens best options with the fifth overall pick in June's NHL draft. Cohen also added selections for Montreal with their second, first-round pick.
    Segment 3 | Have Your SayCanadiens upcoming events.Canadiens Connection question of the week.Listener's texts and emails.
    Get the Canadiens Connection!Use our single link here to subscribe to the Canadiens Connection your favorite podcast app.
    Be sure to follow @habsconnection on Twitter, Facebook, Instagram
    A new episode of the Canadiens Connection podcast is available weekly on Saturday afternoon. Missed an episode? You can download every episode of the Canadiens Connection HERE.
    Canadiens Connection on Rocket Sports RadioThank you for listening to the Canadiens Connection. This engaging podcast connects Habs fans with their beloved team from a plugged-in source they know and trust.
    Canadiens Connection is hosted by Rick Stephens (@RocketSports) with Michael Spinella (@TheSpinella), Amy Johnson (@FlyersRule) and Chris G (@ChrisHabs360). This talented team of credentialed journalists come together to share their valued insight.

    • 1 hr 47 min
    Three AHL Coaching Standouts Poised for NHL Roles

    Three AHL Coaching Standouts Poised for NHL Roles

    THIS WEEK: With the recent firing of Sheldon Keefe, and the ever-growing list of NHL head coaching vacancies, could any of the coaching talent in the AHL be tapped for a promotion to the National Hockey League?
    Three current topics for fans of hockey and the AHL! First, Amy Johnson and Patrick Williams discuss the North Division semifinal matchups in the AHL's Calder Cup playoffs, then they take a look at the big item on Laval's offseason to-do list: deciding whether or not head coach Jean-Francois Houle receives a contract extension. Finally, the two identify three of the AHL's top head coaches who could get a look from NHL clubs this summer as the search begins for a whole host of new head coaches to fill vacancies.
    Check out a new episode of The Press Zone, with podcast host Amy Johnson (@FlyersRule), every Tuesday for discussion about Montreal Canadiens prospects in the AHL. Plus, each episode also takes a closer look at other AHL teams, news, entertainment, and special events around the American Hockey League. It’s an informative and entertaining weekly show brought to you by a team of credentialed, knowledgeable hockey journalists!
    Missed an episode? You can find every episode of From The Press Zone right HERE.
    Follow all the action on social media: Twitter, Facebook, Instagram.
    #Habs​​​​​​​ #GoHabsGo​​​​​​​ #Canadiens
    LISTEN to our weekly Podcasts!
    ►Canadiens Connection: https://www.canadiensconnection.fm/
    ►The Press Zone: https://www.thepresszone.fm/

    • 19 min
    The Laval Rocket Laid Some SERIOUS Groundwork This Season!

    The Laval Rocket Laid Some SERIOUS Groundwork This Season!

    THIS WEEK: The Laval Rocket might not have qualified for the AHL's Calder Cup playoffs, but that doesn't mean the season is a write-off; let's review all the POSITIVES from this year!
    Amy provides a recap of last week's final two Laval Rocket games of the season, sets up the AHL's North Division bracket in the Calder Cup playoffs, reviews all of the positive steps taken by Montreal Canadiens prospects over the year, and previews what's coming up in the next few weeks.
    Check out a new episode of The Press Zone, with podcast host Amy Johnson (@FlyersRule), every Tuesday for discussion about Montreal Canadiens prospects in the AHL. Plus, each episode also takes a closer look at other AHL teams, news, entertainment, and special events around the American Hockey League. It’s an informative and entertaining weekly show brought to you by a team of credentialed, knowledgeable hockey journalists!
    Missed an episode? You can find every episode of From The Press Zone right HERE.
    Follow all the action on social media: Twitter, Facebook, Instagram.
    DraftKings Promo Code: THPN
    #Habs​​​​​​​ #GoHabsGo​​​​​​​ #Canadiens
    LISTEN to our weekly Podcasts!
    ►Canadiens Connection: https://www.canadiensconnection.fm/
    ►The Press Zone: https://www.thepresszone.fm/

    • 25 min
    Laval Has TWO Games Left to SAVE Their Season!

    Laval Has TWO Games Left to SAVE Their Season!

    THIS WEEK: Everything you need to know about what's at stake for the Laval Rocket in their final push to qualify for the AHL's Calder Cup Playoffs, PLUS discussion on Florian Xhekaj, Lane Hutson, and Logan Mailloux!
    Amy provides a recap of last week's Laval Rocket games vs the Cleveland Monsters, gives an update on the AHL North Division standings and the close playoff race, dishes out some excitement with the arrival of Florian Xhekaj and Lane Hutson, plus Logan Mailloux's NHL recall, and sets the stage for Laval's final two regular-season games this week which will determine their playoff eligibility.
    Check out a new episode of The Press Zone, with podcast host Amy Johnson (@FlyersRule), every Tuesday for discussion about Montreal Canadiens prospects in the AHL. Plus, each episode also takes a closer look at other AHL teams, news, entertainment, and special events around the American Hockey League. It’s an informative and entertaining weekly show brought to you by a team of credentialed, knowledgeable hockey journalists!
    Missed an episode? You can find every episode of From The Press Zone right HERE.
    Follow all the action on social media: Twitter, Facebook, Instagram.
    DraftKings Promo Code: THPN
    #Habs​​​​​​​ #GoHabsGo​​​​​​​ #Canadiens
    LISTEN to our weekly Podcasts!
    ►Canadiens Connection: https://www.canadiensconnection.fm/
    ►The Press Zone: https://www.thepresszone.fm/

    • 17 min
    Canadiens Goaltending Prospect Jakub Dobes SHINING in Laval!

    Canadiens Goaltending Prospect Jakub Dobes SHINING in Laval!

    THIS WEEK: Rookie AHL goaltender Jakub Dobes has become the go-to guy to protect the crease for the Laval Rocket; can he help backstop the Montreal Canadiens' affiliate to another postseason appearance?
    Amy Johnson reviews both of the Laval Rocket's games from last week, one against the Syracuse Crunch and one against the Springfield Thunderbirds. She also highlights the play of Justin Barron and David Reinbacher, while also evaluating the season-long performance of goaltender Jakub Dobes. Amy wraps up the show with a close look at the competition ahead of the Rocket on this week's schedule.
    Check out a new episode of The Press Zone, with podcast host Amy Johnson (@FlyersRule), every Tuesday for discussion about Montreal Canadiens prospects in the AHL. Plus, each episode also takes a closer look at other AHL teams, news, entertainment, and special events around the American Hockey League. It’s an informative and entertaining weekly show brought to you by a team of credentialed, knowledgeable hockey journalists!
    Missed an episode? You can find every episode of From The Press Zone right HERE.
    Follow all the action on social media: Twitter, Facebook, Instagram.
    DraftKings Promo Code: THPN
    #Habs​​​​​​​ #GoHabsGo​​​​​​​ #Canadiens
    LISTEN to our weekly Podcasts!
    ►Canadiens Connection: https://www.canadiensconnection.fm/
    ►The Press Zone: https://www.thepresszone.fm/

    • 17 min
    Laval Rocket: Just Six Games Left To Secure Their Fate!

    Laval Rocket: Just Six Games Left To Secure Their Fate!

    THIS WEEK: Let's review the Laval Rocket's three games played last week against the Utica Comets and Belleville Senators, then examine what it will take for the Montreal Canadiens' AHL affiliate to secure their seat in the playoffs!
    Amy Johnson reviews the three divisional matchups played by the Laval Rocket last week, detailing the highs and lows of each performance, and laying out what the results mean in terms of the Rocket's race to maintain their playoff position. She also spotlights the recent play of prospects Jakub Dobes and David Reinbacher, before setting up the contests Laval faces in the coming week.
    Check out a new episode of The Press Zone, with podcast host Amy Johnson (@FlyersRule), every Tuesday for discussion about Montreal Canadiens prospects in the AHL. Plus, each episode also takes a closer look at other AHL teams, news, entertainment, and special events around the American Hockey League. It’s an informative and entertaining weekly show brought to you by a team of credentialed, knowledgeable hockey journalists!
    Missed an episode? You can find every episode of From The Press Zone right HERE.
    Follow all the action on social media: Twitter, Facebook, Instagram.
    DraftKings Promo Code: THPN
    #Habs​​​​​​​ #GoHabsGo​​​​​​​ #Canadiens
    LISTEN to our weekly Podcasts!
    ►Canadiens Connection: https://www.canadiensconnection.fm/
    ►The Press Zone: https://www.thepresszone.fm/

    • 16 min

Customer Reviews

5.0 out of 5
4 Ratings

4 Ratings

Pavmatt ,

Consider my zone pressed

My Zoner has been firmly pressed by this podcast because their thoughts are right in my zone which brings a feeling of being thoroughly imPRESSed

mahovlich27 ,

Smart and connected

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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