89 minutes | May 1, 2021

Habs Playoff Push | Canadiens Connection ep 134

This Week’s ShowSegment 1: Week in Review, Habs News, League NewsRick and Joe break down the week that was for the Montreal Canadiens. Check out the comprehensive post-game reviews for every game at AllHabs.net.Josh Anderson chosen as first star of the week by Joseph Whalen.Roster news - Carey Price continues to recover from a concussion and may return to the ice in the coming days. Brendan Gallagher has started to skate on his own. Cole Caufield made his NHL debut this week. Jonathan Drouin has taken an indefinite leave from the team. Habs prospect report - There will be no playoffs for the Laval Rocket this season. Check out The Press Zone - Montreal.They Said What? - Mix of veterans and young players discuss what it takes to contribute down the stretch towards a playoff berth. NHL News - Seattle Kraken made the final payment of their $650M franchise fee on Friday. Patrick Roy hired a new agent to facilitate a return to the NHL in coaching or management.Segment 2: Negative Effects of Habs SuccessThe Canadiens are currently holding onto the fourth and final playoff spot in the North division and the third spot is within reach given the struggles of the Winnipeg Jets, but Habs fans are in a difficult spot. Of course, they want to see their team make the playoffs, but would losing out on that bring about some necessary change? Rick and Joe discuss this dilemma facing Canadiens fans. Segment 3: Have Your SayAll Habs Fantasy Hockey UpdateCC Question of the week: Are you happy to see Cole Caufield recalled to the taxi squad?Listener's calls and textCanadiens Connection On Rocket Sports RadioCanadiens 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.Get 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 PodcastsShare the Canadiens Connection on social media. And we would be grateful for your 5-star rating for the podcast!
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