PODCAST

The Press Zone

Rocket Sports Radio

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.

Laval's Stock Keeps Rising | Press Zone ep. 257
Welcome to The Press Zone for hockey prospects on Rocket Sports Radio! This premier podcast is featured on http://ahlreport.com (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 (http://twitter.com/allhabs (@AllHabs)) and Amy Johnson (http://twitter.com/flyersrule (@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: Laval Rocket Playoff UpdateRocket lead North Division Final 2-0 Mattias Norlinder injured in first game Riley Kidney signs ATO with Laval Cayden Primeau steady in net Segment 2: AHL and BeyondA look at other Division Finals around the league AHL Board of Governors approves a move for Calgary's affiliate Rocket coverage and upcoming features this week at AHLReport.com Check out the Canadiens Connection podcast! https://ahl.report/join-the-ahl-report-team-hockey-news/ (Join Our Team!) 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 http://ahl.report/ (AHL Report). Follow all the action on social media: http://twitter.com/theahlreport (Twitter), http://facebook.com/ahlreport (Facebook), http://instagram.com/ahlreport (Instagram). DraftKings Promo Code: THPN If you or someone you know has a gambling problem, crisis counseling and referral services can be accessed by calling 1-800-GAMBLER (1-800-426-2537) (IL/IN/MI/NJ/PA/WV/WY), 1-800-NEXT STEP (AZ), 1-800-522-4700 (CO/NH), 888-789-7777/visit http://ccpg.org/chat (CT), 1-800-BETS OFF (IA), 1-877-770-STOP (7867) (LA), 877-8-HOPENY/text HOPENY (467369) (NY), visit OPGR.org (OR), call/text TN REDLINE 1-800-889-9789 (TN), or 1-888-532-3500 (VA). 21+ (18+ WY). Physically present in AZ/CO/CT/IL/IN/IA/LA/MI/ /NJ/NY/ PA/TN/VA/WV/WY only. Min. $5 deposit required. Eligibility restrictions apply. See http://draftkings.com/sportsbook for details.
4d ago
1 hr
AHL Division Final Series Almost Set | Press Zone ep. 256
Welcome to The Press Zone for hockey prospects on Rocket Sports Radio! This premier podcast is featured on http://ahlreport.com (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 (http://twitter.com/allhabs (@AllHabs)) and Amy Johnson (http://twitter.com/flyersrule (@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 RocketWhat should Montreal do with the first overall pick in the 2022 NHL Entry Draft? Laval faces elimination or advancement to the next round on the road in Syracuse Segment 2: AHL and BeyondAHL Hot Stove with Patrick Williams: Divisional Finals on the horizon league-wide! Rocket coverage and upcoming features this week at AHLReport.com Check out the Canadiens Connection podcast! https://ahl.report/join-the-ahl-report-team-hockey-news/ (Join Our Team!) 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. Audio editing assistance provided by Michael Spinella (https://twitter.com/Thespinella (@TheSpinella)). Plus, don’t miss our daily game recaps, player profiles and league news on http://ahl.report/ (AHL Report). Follow all the action on social media: http://twitter.com/theahlreport (Twitter), http://facebook.com/ahlreport (Facebook), http://instagram.com/ahlreport (Instagram). DraftKings Promo Code: THPN If you or someone you know has a gambling problem, crisis counseling and referral services can be accessed by calling 1-800-GAMBLER (1-800-426-2537) (IL/IN/MI/NJ/PA/WV/WY), 1-800-NEXT STEP (AZ), 1-800-522-4700 (CO/NH), 888-789-7777/visit http://ccpg.org/chat (CT), 1-800-BETS OFF (IA), 1-877-770-STOP (7867) (LA), 877-8-HOPENY/text HOPENY (467369) (NY), visit OPGR.org (OR), call/text TN REDLINE 1-800-889-9789 (TN), or 1-888-532-3500 (VA). 21+ (18+ WY). Physically present in AZ/CO/CT/IL/IN/IA/LA/MI/ /NJ/NY/ PA/TN/VA/WV/WY only. Min. $5 deposit required. Eligibility restrictions apply. See http://draftkings.com/sportsbook for details.
May 17 2022
52 mins
Draft Lottery Results, Laval Playoff Series Tied | Press Zone ep. 255
Welcome to The Press Zone for hockey prospects on Rocket Sports Radio! This premier podcast is featured on http://ahlreport.com (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 (http://twitter.com/allhabs (@AllHabs)) and Amy Johnson (http://twitter.com/flyersrule (@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 RocketNHL Draft Lottery results, Kent Hughes' reaction Laval splits the first two games on the road Segment 2: AHL and BeyondWho was eliminated from the best-of-three play-in rounds? Updates on other Round Two matchups around the league AHL Regular Season Awards Rocket coverage and upcoming features this week at AHLReport.com Check out the Canadiens Connection podcast! https://ahl.report/join-the-ahl-report-team-hockey-news/ (Join Our Team!) 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. Audio editing assistance provided by Michael Spinella (https://twitter.com/Thespinella (@TheSpinella)). Plus, don’t miss our daily game recaps, player profiles and league news on http://ahl.report/ (AHL Report). Follow all the action on social media: http://twitter.com/theahlreport (Twitter), http://facebook.com/ahlreport (Facebook), http://instagram.com/ahlreport (Instagram). DraftKings Promo Code: THPN If you or someone you know has a gambling problem, crisis counseling and referral services can be accessed by calling 1-800-GAMBLER (1-800-426-2537) (IL/IN/MI/NJ/PA/WV/WY), 1-800-NEXT STEP (AZ), 1-800-522-4700 (CO/NH), 888-789-7777/visit http://ccpg.org/chat (CT), 1-800-BETS OFF (IA), 1-877-770-STOP (7867) (LA), 877-8-HOPENY/text HOPENY (467369) (NY), visit OPGR.org (OR), call/text TN REDLINE 1-800-889-9789 (TN), or 1-888-532-3500 (VA). 21+ (18+ WY). Physically present in AZ/CO/CT/IL/IN/IA/LA/MI/ /NJ/NY/ PA/TN/VA/WV/WY only. Min. $5 deposit required. Eligibility restrictions apply. See http://draftkings.com/sportsbook for details.
May 11 2022
41 mins
2022 Calder Cup Playoffs Primer | Press Zone ep. 254
Welcome to The Press Zone for hockey prospects on Rocket Sports Radio! This premier podcast is featured on http://ahlreport.com (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 (http://twitter.com/allhabs (@AllHabs)) and Amy Johnson (http://twitter.com/flyersrule (@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 RocketLaval Rocket vs Syracuse Crunch in North Division semi-finals Mattias Norlinder set to join Laval for the playoffs Lukas Vejdemo injury update Segment 2: AHL and BeyondAHL Hot Stove with Patrick Williams: 2022 Calder Cup Playoffs primer Rocket coverage and upcoming features this week at AHLReport.com Check out the Canadiens Connection podcast! https://ahl.report/join-the-ahl-report-team-hockey-news/ (Join Our Team!) 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. Audio editing assistance provided by Michael Spinella (https://twitter.com/Thespinella (@TheSpinella)). Plus, don’t miss our daily game recaps, player profiles and league news on http://ahl.report/ (AHL Report). Follow all the action on social media: http://twitter.com/theahlreport (Twitter), http://facebook.com/ahlreport (Facebook), http://instagram.com/ahlreport (Instagram). DraftKings Promo Code: THPN If you or someone you know has a gambling problem, crisis counseling and referral services can be accessed by calling 1-800-GAMBLER (1-800-426-2537) (IL/IN/MI/NJ/PA/WV/WY), 1-800-NEXT STEP (AZ), 1-800-522-4700 (CO/NH), 888-789-7777/visit http://ccpg.org/chat (CT), 1-800-BETS OFF (IA), 1-877-770-STOP (7867) (LA), 877-8-HOPENY/text HOPENY (467369) (NY), visit OPGR.org (OR), call/text TN REDLINE 1-800-889-9789 (TN), or 1-888-532-3500 (VA). 21+ (18+ WY). Physically present in AZ/CO/CT/IL/IN/IA/LA/MI/ /NJ/NY/ PA/TN/VA/WV/WY only. Min. $5 deposit required. Eligibility restrictions apply. See http://draftkings.com/sportsbook for details.
May 3 2022
1 hr 3 mins
Playoff Bound! | Press Zone ep. 253
Welcome to The Press Zone for hockey prospects on Rocket Sports Radio! This premier podcast is featured on http://ahlreport.com (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 (http://twitter.com/allhabs (@AllHabs)) and Amy Johnson (http://twitter.com/flyersrule (@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 RocketGuy Lafleur The Rocket advance to the Calder Cup playoffs for the first time in franchise history! Consequences of Laval's recent losses How the new AHL playoff format works Cayden Primeau back in Montreal on emergency recall Segment 2: AHL and BeyondDryden McKay signs with the Toronto Marlies Rocket coverage and upcoming features this week at AHLReport.com Check out the Canadiens Connection podcast! https://ahl.report/join-the-ahl-report-team-hockey-news/ (Join Our Team!) 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. Audio editing assistance provided by Michael Spinella (https://twitter.com/Thespinella (@TheSpinella)). Plus, don’t miss our daily game recaps, player profiles and league news on http://ahl.report/ (AHL Report). Follow all the action on social media: http://twitter.com/theahlreport (Twitter), http://facebook.com/ahlreport (Facebook), http://instagram.com/ahlreport (Instagram). DraftKings Promo Code: THPN If you or someone you know has a gambling problem, crisis counseling and referral services can be accessed by calling 1-800-GAMBLER (1-800-426-2537) (IL/IN/MI/NJ/PA/WV/WY), 1-800-NEXT STEP (AZ), 1-800-522-4700 (CO/NH), 888-789-7777/visit http://ccpg.org/chat (CT), 1-800-BETS OFF (IA), 1-877-770-STOP (7867) (LA), 877-8-HOPENY/text HOPENY (467369) (NY), visit OPGR.org (OR), call/text TN REDLINE 1-800-889-9789 (TN), or 1-888-532-3500 (VA). 21+ (18+ NH/WY). Physically present in AZ/CO/CT/IL/IN/IA/LA/MI/NH/NJ/NY/OR/ PA/TN/VA/WV/WY only. Min. $5 deposit required. Eligibility restrictions apply. See http://draftkings.com/sportsbook for details.
Apr 26 2022
40 mins
When Will the Laval Rocket Clinch? | Press Zone ep. 252
Welcome to The Press Zone for hockey prospects on Rocket Sports Radio! This premier podcast is featured on http://ahlreport.com (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 (http://twitter.com/allhabs (@AllHabs)) and Amy Johnson (http://twitter.com/flyersrule (@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 RocketCarey Price returns, Cayden Primeau back to Laval Road trip update Injury update: Lukas Vejdemo Segment 2: AHL and BeyondAHL Hot Stove with Patrick Williams: The playoff race is on! Rocket coverage and upcoming features this week at AHLReport.com Check out the Canadiens Connection podcast! https://ahl.report/join-the-ahl-report-team-hockey-news/ (Join Our Team!) 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. Audio editing assistance provided by Michael Spinella (https://twitter.com/Thespinella (@TheSpinella)). Plus, don’t miss our daily game recaps, player profiles and league news on http://ahl.report/ (AHL Report). Follow all the action on social media: http://twitter.com/theahlreport (Twitter), http://facebook.com/ahlreport (Facebook), http://instagram.com/ahlreport (Instagram). DraftKings: Promo Code THPN If you or someone you know has a gambling problem, crisis counseling and referral services can be accessed by calling 1-800-GAMBLER (1-800-426-2537) (IL/IN/MI/NJ/PA/WV/WY), 1-800-NEXT STEP (AZ), 1-800-522-4700 (CO/NH), 888-789-7777/visit http://ccpg.org/chat (CT), 1-800-BETS OFF (IA), 1-877-770-STOP (7867) (LA), 877-8-HOPENY/text HOPENY (467369) (NY), visit OPGR.org (OR), call/text TN REDLINE 1-800-889-9789 (TN), or 1-888-532-3500 (VA). 21+ (18+ NH/WY). Physically present in AZ/CO/CT/IL/IN/IA/LA/MI/NH/NJ/NY/OR/ PA/TN/VA/WV/WY only. Min. $5 deposit required. Eligibility restrictions apply. See http://draftkings.com/sportsbook for details.
Apr 19 2022
53 mins
Laval's Playoff Hunt | Press Zone ep. 251
Welcome to The Press Zone for hockey prospects on Rocket Sports Radio! This premier podcast is featured on http://ahlreport.com (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 (http://twitter.com/allhabs (@AllHabs)) and Amy Johnson (http://twitter.com/flyersrule (@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 RocketRace to the finish: Laval sets themselves up for playoff push Cayden Primeau recalled to Montreal Jesse Ylonen reassigned to Laval Laval signs two goaltenders to a PTO Injury update Segment 2: AHL and BeyondFrozen Four: Denver wins the national championship Mascot Madness results: Who took home the big prize this year? Rocket coverage and upcoming features this week at AHLReport.com Check out the Canadiens Connection podcast! https://ahl.report/join-the-ahl-report-team-hockey-news/ (Join Our Team!) 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. Audio editing assistance provided by Michael Spinella (https://twitter.com/Thespinella (@TheSpinella)). Plus, don’t miss our daily game recaps, player profiles and league news on http://ahl.report/ (AHL Report). Follow all the action on social media: http://twitter.com/theahlreport (Twitter), http://facebook.com/ahlreport (Facebook), http://instagram.com/ahlreport (Instagram). DraftKings: Promo Code THPN If you or someone you know has a gambling problem, crisis counseling and referral services can be accessed by calling 1-800-GAMBLER (1-800-426-2537) (IL/IN/MI/NJ/PA/WV/WY), 1-800-NEXT STEP (AZ), 1-800-522-4700 (CO/NH), 888-789-7777/visit http://ccpg.org/chat (CT), 1-800-BETS OFF (IA), 1-877-770-STOP (7867) (LA), 877-8-HOPENY/text HOPENY (467369) (NY), visit OPGR.org (OR), call/text TN REDLINE 1-800-889-9789 (TN), or 1-888-532-3500 (VA). 21+ (18+ NH/WY). Physically present in AZ/CO/CT/IL/IN/IA/LA/MI/NH/NJ/NY/OR/ PA/TN/VA/WV/WY only. Min. $5 deposit required. Eligibility restrictions apply. See http://draftkings.com/sportsbook for details.
Apr 12 2022
37 mins
New Faces in Laval, AHL Mascot Madness | Press Zone ep. 250
Welcome to The Press Zone for hockey prospects on Rocket Sports Radio! This premier podcast is featured on http://ahlreport.com (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 RadioOur podcast hosts Rick Stephens (http://twitter.com/allhabs (@AllHabs)) and Amy Johnson (http://twitter.com/flyersrule (@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 RocketLaval Rocket update Emil Heineman signs ELC, set to join the Rocket Luke Condotta signs PTO with Laval Watch Habs prospects vie for the Frozen Four title this weekend! Segment 2: AHL and BeyondAHL Hot Stove with Patrick Williams: Results of the AHL trade deadline, examining the NHL 'four-recall' rule, a look at the league's newest arena, and it's the finals for this year's https://theahl.com/mascotmadness2022 (Mascot Madness) competition! Rocket coverage and upcoming features this week at AHLReport.com Check out the Canadiens Connection podcast! https://ahl.report/join-the-ahl-report-team-hockey-news/ (Join Our Team!) 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. Audio editing assistance provided by Michael Spinella (https://twitter.com/Thespinella (@TheSpinella)). Plus, don’t miss our daily game recaps, player profiles and league news on http://ahl.report/ (AHL Report). Follow all the action on social media: http://twitter.com/theahlreport (Twitter), http://facebook.com/ahlreport (Facebook), http://instagram.com/ahlreport (Instagram). Sponsored by DraftKings: Promo Code THPN If you or someone you know has a gambling problem, crisis counseling and referral services can be accessed by calling 1-800-GAMBLER (1-800-426-2537) (IL/IN/MI/NJ/PA/WV/WY), 1-800-NEXT STEP (AZ), 1-800-522-4700 (CO/NH), 888-789-7777/visit http://ccpg.org/chat (CT), 1-800-BETS OFF (IA), 1-877-770-STOP (7867) (LA), 877-8-HOPENY/text HOPENY (467369) (NY), visit OPGR.org (OR), call/text TN REDLINE 1-800-889-9789 (TN), or 1-888-532-3500 (VA). 21+ (18+ NH/WY). Physically present in AZ/CO/CT/IL/IN/IA/LA/MI/NH/NJ/NY/OR/ PA/TN/VA/WV/WY only. Min. $5 deposit required. Eligibility restrictions apply. See http://draftkings.com/sportsbook for details.
Apr 6 2022
57 mins
Ready For the Habs' Next Generation | Press Zone ep. 249
Welcome to The Press Zone for hockey prospects on Rocket Sports Radio! This premier podcast is featured on http://ahlreport.com (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 (http://twitter.com/allhabs (@AllHabs)) and Amy Johnson (http://twitter.com/flyersrule (@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 RocketJesse Ylönen recalled to Montreal Excerpt from our exclusive interview with Jesse on Habs Hockey Report Justin Barron makes his Habs debut Nate Schnarr's good first impressions with Laval Laval Rocket update Segment 2: AHL and BeyondJordan Harris signs his ELC with Montreal Habs prospects competing in the Frozen Four Eugene Melnyk (1959-2022) Rocket coverage and upcoming features this week at AHLReport.com Check out the Canadiens Connection podcast! https://ahl.report/join-the-ahl-report-team-hockey-news/ (Join Our Team!) 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 http://ahl.report/ (AHL Report). Follow all the action on social media: http://twitter.com/theahlreport (Twitter), http://facebook.com/ahlreport (Facebook), http://instagram.com/ahlreport (Instagram). Sponsored by DraftKings: Promo Code THPN If you or someone you know has a gambling problem, crisis counseling and referral services can be accessed by calling 1-800-GAMBLER (1-800-426-2537) (IL/IN/MI/NJ/PA/WV/WY), 1-800-NEXT STEP (AZ), 1-800-522-4700 (CO/NH), 888-789-7777/visit http://ccpg.org/chat (CT), 1-800-BETS OFF (IA), 1-877-770-STOP (7867) (LA), 877-8-HOPENY/text HOPENY (467369) (NY), visit OPGR.org (OR), call/text TN REDLINE 1-800-889-9789 (TN), or 1-888-532-3500 (VA). 21+ (18+ NH/WY). Physically present in AZ/CO/CT/IL/IN/IA/LA/MI/NH/NJ/NY/OR/ PA/TN/VA/WV/WY only. Min. $5 deposit required. Eligibility restrictions apply. See http://draftkings.com/sportsbook for details.
Mar 29 2022
48 mins
Habs Deadline Debrief | Press Zone ep. 248
Welcome to The Press Zone for hockey prospects on Rocket Sports Radio! This premier podcast is featured on http://ahlreport.com (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 (http://twitter.com/allhabs (@AllHabs)) and Amy Johnson (http://twitter.com/flyersrule (@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 RocketReviewing the moves Kent Hughes and Jeff Gorton made at the trade deadline Out: Artturi Lehkonen, Brett Kulak, Andrew Hammond In: Nate Schnarr, Justin Barron, William Lagesson Laval Rocket update Segment 2: Around the AHLAHL Hot Stove with Patrick Williams: This week we discuss the AHL trade deadline and examine NHL trades with an immediate impact on AHL teams! Rocket coverage and upcoming features this week at AHLReport.com Check out the Canadiens Connection podcast! https://ahl.report/join-the-ahl-report-team-hockey-news/ (Join Our Team!) 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. Audio editing assistance provided by Michael Spinella (https://twitter.com/Thespinella (@TheSpinella)). Plus, don’t miss our daily game recaps, player profiles and league news on http://ahl.report/ (AHL Report). Follow all the action on social media: http://twitter.com/theahlreport (Twitter), http://facebook.com/ahlreport (Facebook), http://instagram.com/ahlreport (Instagram). Sponsored by DraftKings: Promo Code THPN If you or someone you know has a gambling problem, crisis counseling and referral services can be accessed by calling 1-800-GAMBLER (1-800-426-2537) (IL/IN/MI/NJ/PA/WV/WY), 1-800-NEXT STEP (AZ), 1-800-522-4700 (CO/NH), 888-789-7777/visit http://ccpg.org/chat (CT), 1-800-BETS OFF (IA), 1-877-770-STOP (7867) (LA), 877-8-HOPENY/text HOPENY (467369) (NY), visit OPGR.org (OR), call/text TN REDLINE 1-800-889-9789 (TN), or 1-888-532-3500 (VA). 21+ (18+ NH/WY). Physically present in AZ/CO/CT/IL/IN/IA/LA/MI/NH/NJ/NY/OR/ PA/TN/VA/WV/WY only. Min. $5 deposit required. Eligibility restrictions apply. See http://draftkings.com/sportsbook for details.
Mar 22 2022
1 hr 16 mins
Laval's Recent Slide, AHL Hot Stove | Press Zone ep. 247
Welcome to The Press Zone for hockey prospects on Rocket Sports Radio! This premier podcast is featured on http://ahlreport.com (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 (http://twitter.com/allhabs (@AllHabs)) and Amy Johnson (http://twitter.com/flyersrule (@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: Laval Rocket UpdateRocket recap: Disappointing end to the homestand Injury update Roster additions Michael McNiven traded Cayden Primeau back in the NHL Segment 2: Around the AHLAHL Hot Stove with Patrick Williams: This week we discuss the potential AHL impact of North American players exiting the KHL, teams seeking government assistance after pandemic financial losses, and Autism Acceptance night with the Manitoba Moose! Rocket coverage and upcoming features this week at AHLReport.com Check out the Canadiens Connection podcast! https://ahl.report/join-the-ahl-report-team-hockey-news/ (Join Our Team!) 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. Audio editing assistance provided by Michael Spinella (https://twitter.com/Thespinella (@TheSpinella)). Plus, don’t miss our daily game recaps, player profiles and league news on http://ahl.report/ (AHL Report). Follow all the action on social media: http://twitter.com/theahlreport (Twitter), http://facebook.com/ahlreport (Facebook), http://instagram.com/ahlreport (Instagram). Sponsored by DraftKings: Promo Code THPN If you or someone you know has a gambling problem, crisis counseling and referral services can be accessed by calling 1-800-GAMBLER (1-800-426-2537) (IL/IN/MI/NJ/PA/WV/WY), 1-800-NEXT STEP (AZ), 1-800-522-4700 (CO/NH), 888-789-7777/visit http://ccpg.org/chat (CT), 1-800-BETS OFF (IA), 1-877-770-STOP (7867) (LA), 877-8-HOPENY/text HOPENY (467369) (NY), visit OPGR.org (OR), call/text TN REDLINE 1-800-889-9789 (TN), or 1-888-532-3500 (VA). 21+ (18+ NH/WY). Physically present in AZ/CO/CT/IL/IN/IA/LA/MI/NH/NJ/NY/OR/ PA/TN/VA/WV/WY only. Min. $5 deposit required. Eligibility restrictions apply. See http://draftkings.com/sportsbook for details.
Mar 8 2022
1 hr 13 mins
Special Guest: Laval Rocket's Frédérique Collerette | Press Zone ep. 246
Welcome to The Press Zone for hockey prospects on Rocket Sports Radio! This premier podcast is featured on http://ahlreport.com (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 (http://twitter.com/allhabs (@AllHabs)) and Amy Johnson (http://twitter.com/flyersrule (@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: Laval Rocket UpdateRocket recap: Laval's kickstart of a seven-game homestand Injury update Kevin Poulin named AHL Goaltender of the Month 2023 AHL All-Star Classic to be hosted in Laval Segment 2: Around the AHLSpecial Guest: Frédérique Collerette, Laval Rocket Coordinator for Communications and Media Relations, joins the show to talk about her role with the Rocket, working with the Laval coaching staff and players, women in hockey, and much more! Preview: a brand new weekly video segment coming to the All Habs YouTube channel! Rocket coverage and upcoming features this week at AHLReport.com Check out the Canadiens Connection podcast! https://ahl.report/join-the-ahl-report-team-hockey-news/ (Join Our Team!) 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. Audio editing assistance provided by Michael Spinella (https://twitter.com/Thespinella (@TheSpinella)). Plus, don’t miss our daily game recaps, player profiles and league news on http://ahl.report/ (AHL Report). Follow all the action on social media: http://twitter.com/theahlreport (Twitter), http://facebook.com/ahlreport (Facebook), http://instagram.com/ahlreport (Instagram).
Mar 1 2022
1 hr 5 mins
Jean-Francois Houle On Coaching, Development | Press Zone ep. 245
Welcome to The Press Zone for hockey prospects on Rocket Sports Radio! This premier podcast is featured on http://ahlreport.com (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 (http://twitter.com/allhabs (@AllHabs)) and Amy Johnson (http://twitter.com/flyersrule (@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: Laval Rocket UpdateRocket recap: Reviewing the latest road trip Cam Hillis starting to shine Injury update Segment 2: Around the AHLAHL Hot Stove with Patrick Williams: This week we're joined by Laval Rocket head coach Jean-Francois Houle for a roundtable discussion on coaching, player development, and J-F's hockey journey! Rocket coverage and upcoming features this week at AHLReport.com Check out the Canadiens Connection podcast! https://ahl.report/join-the-ahl-report-team-hockey-news/ (Join Our Team!) 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. Audio editing assistance provided by Michael Spinella (https://twitter.com/Thespinella (@TheSpinella)). Plus, don’t miss our daily game recaps, player profiles and league news on http://ahl.report/ (AHL Report). Follow all the action on social media: http://twitter.com/theahlreport (Twitter), http://facebook.com/ahlreport (Facebook), http://instagram.com/ahlreport (Instagram).
Feb 22 2022
49 mins
Primeau Primed to Bounce Back | Press Zone ep. 244
Welcome to The Press Zone for hockey prospects on Rocket Sports Radio! This premier podcast is featured on http://ahlreport.com (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 (http://twitter.com/allhabs (@AllHabs)) and Amy Johnson (http://twitter.com/flyersrule (@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: Laval Rocket UpdateLaval sweeps home series against Syracuse Sami Niku impresses in first games Josh Brook makes season debut Cayden Primeau sent to AHL after Montreal trade Jean-Francois Houle reacts to Martin St. Louis' hiring Should Cole Caufield spend more time in Laval? Injury update Segment 2: Around the AHLWinter Olympics 2022: Habs prospect update Rocket coverage and upcoming features this week at AHLReport.com Check out the Canadiens Connection podcast! https://ahl.report/join-the-ahl-report-team-hockey-news/ (Join Our Team!) 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. Audio editing assistance provided by Michael Spinella (https://twitter.com/Thespinella (@TheSpinella)). Plus, don’t miss our daily game recaps, player profiles and league news on http://ahl.report/ (AHL Report). Follow all the action on social media: http://twitter.com/theahlreport (Twitter), http://facebook.com/ahlreport (Facebook), http://instagram.com/ahlreport (Instagram).
Feb 15 2022
1 hr 1 min
Hillis, Niku Set to Join Laval Lineup | Press Zone ep. 243
Welcome to The Press Zone for hockey prospects on Rocket Sports Radio! This premier podcast is featured on http://ahlreport.com (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 RadioOur podcast hosts Rick Stephens (http://twitter.com/allhabs (@AllHabs)) and Amy Johnson (http://twitter.com/flyersrule (@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: Laval Rocket UpdateLaval road trip recap: split decision in Utica, shelled in Belleville Roster updates: Cam Hillis, Sami Niku join the lineup Injury report: Josh Brook, Lukas Vejdemo, Jean-Sebastien Dea, Alex Belzile Segment 2: Around the AHLAHL Hot Stove featuring Patrick Williams: NHL Taxi Squads dissolve Latest news from AHL President & CEO Scott Howson AHL 'All-Stars': who could have made the cut this year? Rocket coverage and upcoming features this week at AHLReport.com Check out the Canadiens Connection podcast! https://ahl.report/join-the-ahl-report-team-hockey-news/ (Join Our Team!) 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. Audio editing assistance provided by Michael Spinella (https://twitter.com/Thespinella (@TheSpinella)). Plus, don’t miss our daily game recaps, player profiles and league news on http://ahl.report/ (AHL Report). Follow all the action on social media: http://twitter.com/theahlreport (Twitter), http://facebook.com/ahlreport (Facebook), http://instagram.com/ahlreport (Instagram).
Feb 8 2022
1 hr 19 mins
Habs Prospects: Teasdale, Ylonen, Vejdemo | Press Zone ep. 242
Welcome to The Press Zone for hockey prospects on Rocket Sports Radio! This premier podcast is featured on http://ahlreport.com (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 RadioOur podcast hosts Rick Stephens (http://twitter.com/allhabs (@AllHabs)) and Amy Johnson (http://twitter.com/flyersrule (@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: Laval Rocket ProspectsThis week, Amy and Rick examine the prospects in the Montreal organization currently playing for the Laval Rocket in the AHL. You'll hear audio from a number of players and head coach Jean-Francois Houle. Goaltending depth: updates on Price, Primeau, McNiven Injury update: Brook, Gignac, Teasdale Prospect outlook: Harvey-Pinard, Ylonen, Vejdemo Segment 2: Around the AHLCurrent standings: Is Laval in a playoff position? Rocket coverage and upcoming features this week at AHLReport.com https://ahl.report/join-the-ahl-report-team-hockey-news/ (Join Our Team!) 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. Audio editing assistance provided by Michael Spinella (https://twitter.com/Thespinella (@TheSpinella)). Plus, don’t miss our daily game recaps, player profiles and league news on http://ahl.report/ (AHL Report). Follow all the action on social media: http://twitter.com/theahlreport (Twitter), http://facebook.com/ahlreport (Facebook), http://instagram.com/ahlreport (Instagram).
Feb 1 2022
58 mins
Two Guests! Dan Robertson, Patrick Williams | Press Zone ep. 241
Welcome to The Press Zone for hockey prospects on Rocket Sports Radio! This premier podcast is featured on http://ahlreport.com (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 (http://twitter.com/allhabs (@AllHabs)) and Amy Johnson (http://twitter.com/flyersrule (@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: AHL Hot StoveThe AHL Hot Stove featuring Patrick Williams is back: Today we're talking teddy bears, as Hershey sets another new record! Plus other hot topics around the American Hockey League Segment 2: Dan RobertsonMontreal Canadiens play-by-play broadcaster Dan Robertson (TSN 690) returns to the show to talk about the state of the team and the recent hiring of new Habs general manager Kent Hughes. Upcoming features on AHL Report https://ahl.report/join-the-ahl-report-team-hockey-news/ (Join Our Team!) 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. Audio editing assistance provided by Michael Spinella (https://twitter.com/Thespinella (@TheSpinella)). Plus, don’t miss our daily game recaps, player profiles and league news on http://ahl.report/ (AHL Report). Follow all the action on social media: http://twitter.com/theahlreport (Twitter), http://facebook.com/ahlreport (Facebook), http://instagram.com/ahlreport (Instagram).
Jan 25 2022
57 mins
Habs Name Kent Hughes as GM | Press Zone ep. 240
Welcome to The Press Zone for hockey prospects on Rocket Sports Radio! This premier podcast is featured on http://ahlreport.com (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 (http://twitter.com/allhabs (@AllHabs)) and Amy Johnson (http://twitter.com/flyersrule (@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: Canadiens NewsMontreal names its next General Manager: Kent Hughes Potential NHL schedule update imminent NHL to modify COVID testing protocols after All-Star Game Segment 2: Laval Rocket NewsRocket had success despite depleted lineup More regulars return to the roster Previewing this week's games Segment 3: AHL NewsEric Staal back in the American League Upcoming features on AHL Report https://ahl.report/join-the-ahl-report-team-hockey-news/ (Join Our Team!) 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. Audio editing assistance provided by Michael Spinella (https://twitter.com/Thespinella (@TheSpinella)). Plus, don’t miss our daily game recaps, player profiles and league news on http://ahl.report/ (AHL Report). Follow all the action on social media: http://twitter.com/theahlreport (Twitter), http://facebook.com/ahlreport (Facebook), http://instagram.com/ahlreport (Instagram).
Jan 18 2022
1 hr 2 mins
Devante Smith-Pelly Returns To Montreal | Press Zone ep. 239
Welcome to The Press Zone for hockey prospects on Rocket Sports Radio! This premier podcast is featured on http://ahlreport.com (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 (http://twitter.com/allhabs (@AllHabs)) and Amy Johnson (http://twitter.com/flyersrule (@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: Canadiens & Rocket NewsCanadiens and Rocket resume practice Will Laval get back to game action this week? What might the roster look like? Devante Smith-Pelly returns to Montreal Mattias Norlinder injured over the weekend Segment 2: Around the AHLAHL Hot Stove featuring Patrick Williams:  Upcoming features on AHL Report https://ahl.report/join-the-ahl-report-team-hockey-news/ (Join Our Team!) 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. Audio editing assistance provided by Michael Spinella (https://twitter.com/Thespinella (@TheSpinella)). Plus, don’t miss our daily game recaps, player profiles and league news on http://ahl.report/ (AHL Report). Follow all the action on social media: http://twitter.com/theahlreport (Twitter), http://facebook.com/ahlreport (Facebook), http://instagram.com/ahlreport (Instagram).
Jan 11 2022
48 mins
Laval Callups Making A Mark | Press Zone ep. 238
Welcome to The Press Zone for hockey prospects on Rocket Sports Radio! This premier podcast is featured on http://ahlreport.com (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 (http://twitter.com/allhabs (@AllHabs)) and Amy Johnson (http://twitter.com/flyersrule (@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: Canadiens & Rocket NewsLaval callups take advantage of opportunity Canadiens and Rocket enter shutdown period Segment 2: Around the AHLIn Case You Missed It: A look back at some key interviews in 2021 (visit thepresszone.fm for full archive!) Martin Biron - https://ahl.report/talking-goaltending-habs-with-martin-biron-press-zone-ep-233/ (Episode 233) Ian Laperriere - https://ahl.report/guests-ian-laperriere-patrick-williams-press-zone-philly-ep-225/ (Episode 225) Jean-Francois Houle - https://ahl.report/guest-laval-head-coach-jean-francois-houle-press-zone-montreal-ep-222/ (Episode 222) Charlie Lindgren - https://ahl.report/special-guest-charlie-lindgren-press-zone-montreal-ep-206/ (Episode 206) Danny Briere - https://ahl.report/briere-series-analysis-muller-qmjhl-press-zone-ep-136/ (Episode 136) Upcoming features on AHL Report https://ahl.report/join-the-ahl-report-team-hockey-news/ (Join Our Team!) 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. Audio editing assistance provided by Michael Spinella (https://twitter.com/Thespinella (@TheSpinella)). Plus, don’t miss our daily game recaps, player profiles and league news on http://ahl.report/ (AHL Report). Follow all the action on social media: http://twitter.com/theahlreport (Twitter), http://facebook.com/ahlreport (Facebook), http://instagram.com/ahlreport (Instagram).
Jan 4 2022
1 hr 7 mins