AHL Development Isn’t Just For Players | Press Zone ep 308


The Press Zone Podcast ep 308 | Laval Rocket, Rocket, AHL, Montreal Canadiens, NHL, Rocket Sports Media, hockey, prospects

ROCKET SPORTS MEDIA — 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.

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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!

This Week’s Topics

Segment 1: Calder Cup Playoffs Update

  • Patrick Williams joins Amy to provide a Conference Final check-in for the Calder Cup Playoffs! Then the two take a deep dive on AHL players who made significant impacts on their respective countries’ rosters at the IIHF World Championships: Arturs Silovs, Kristian Rubins, Rocco Grimaldi, TJ Tynan, just to name a few!

Segment 2: Around the AHL

  • AHL Hot Stove: With Peter Laviolette parting company with the Washington Capitals, NHL insiders say that the Caps could be on the verge of announcing former Hershey Bears head coach Spencer Carbery as their next head coach. Patrick and Amy go in-depth on how the AHL provides the perfect structure for development of personnel beyond players and take a close look at the patient path Carbery has traveled to potentially make the final leap to an NHL bench boss.
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