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Locked On Canadiens is a daily podcast covering the Montreal Canadiens, for Habs fans everywhere. Scott Matla and Laura Saba bring you daily Canadiens news, commentary, opinions, trivia and more. Whether you're in Montreal or following your beloved Habs from afar, we, along with a variety of guests, will have your fix every day. Part of the Locked On Podcast Network. Your team. Every day.

Episode 294 - A Laine in the Sand with Julian M...
Special guest Julian McKenzie joins the show to talk about the Dubois for Laine swap, Victor Mete being a trade target and more!
32 min
Episode 293 - Road Trip Diary
We recap the Canadiens' road trip out west, and talk about what we learned, including some players who left a good impression in the Canucks series.
31 min
Episode 292 - Poutine Team
Recapping Montreal's game against Vancouver on Thursday night and the Friday Mailbag!
30 min
Episode 291 - Top Hatty
We talk about the good and the bad from the Montreal Canadiens' shootout loss against the Vancouver Canucks.
25 min
Episode 290 - Jake, Josh and Joel Oh My!
Touching on the final few notes from Monday's win in Edmonton, and previewing the series against the Vancouver Canucks!
27 min
Episode 289 - Allen-ton
Jake Allen secures his first win as a Montreal Canadien as the Habs played another statement game against the Edmonton Oilers.
28 min
Episode 288 - Oil Spilled
Scott and Laura discuss the Habs win over Edmonton, the rematch on Monday night, and Jakub Voracek's Zoom obscenities.
29 min
Episode 287 - Needs Some Mint
We preview the Canadiens' upcoming two games against the Oilers and answer all kinds of mailbag questions, particularly about lineup changes we think the Habs might make and how to optimize the team's best players.
28 min
Episode 286 - Fifty Five and One
The season is underway in Toronto and your hosts have all the instant reaction from Wednesday's crazy overtime game!
27 min
Episode 285 - Season Opener
It's finally here! The puck drops on the NHL season tonight and we have your game preview for the Montreal Canadiens at Toronto Maple Leafs. Plus, we discuss the waiver wire and the Habs taxi squad.
28 min
Episode 284 - Bet The House
Scott and Laura discuss the departure of Noah Juulsen, Corey Perry on waivers, and some fun bets to make if you're a Habs fan this season.
27 min
Episode 283 - Habs Scrimmage and Waiver Notes
We discuss what we learned from the Habs scrimmage on Sunday night, as well as who the Montreal Canadiens chose to put on the waiver wire.
27 min
Episode 282 - Everybody Hates Scort
Trashcan-gate, Laura gets mad at Scott and the Friday Mailbag!
29 min
Episode 281 - The New Guys
Today's episode covers Habs training camp, the power play, the new players on the team, sponsored division names, and the Laval Rocket's upcoming season.
28 min
Episode 280 - Small Gold Boy
Recapping the first two days of Habs training camp, and the World Juniors Gold Medal Game!
27 min
Episode 279 - Canadiens Training Camp Notes
The Habs are back in town, and we have all the questions for training camp and for this upcoming season in today's episode.
27 min
Episode 278 - Cole Caufield Doing Cole Caufield...
How are the Habs faring at the World Juniors tournament ahead of the Medal Round? Scott and Laura discuss in today's show!
24 min
Episode 277 - The Scoundrel Depth Chart
In our weekly mailbag, we answer questions about the upcoming season's power play, the effect the new signings will have on the current Canadiens depth chart, expectations for the season, and more.
27 min
Episode 276 - Corey Perry-Palooza
Does the Corey Perry signing make sense, how the Habs can get under the cap, and assorted World Juniors thoughts in the latest Locked on Canadiens.
27 min
Episode 275 - Leave Cole Alone 2: Caufield with...
Here's Part 2 of our Friday Mailbag, in which we answer questions about Cole Caufield, the potential Canadiens taxi squad, the Ottawa Senators, and more.
26 min
Episode 274 - Frolik and Play, the Montreal Way
The Habs signed Michael Frolik, Scott and Laura air their grievances, and we have the Friday Mailbag!
30 min
Episode 273 - Predicting With the Enemy
Host Scott Matla joins Locked on Leafs and Locked on Senators for a Canadian Division (East) season preview.
35 min
Episode 272- Back in Business
The NHL officially has a start date, and the hosts are here to sort through the questions facing Montreal heading into January 13th.
25 min
Episode 271 - Early Departures
In this week's mailbag, we answer questions about which Canadien would be our guess for a surprise early retirement, which Hab is the best at wrapping gifts, and more.
29 min
Episode 270 - Let's Make All of Canada Mad!
Scott and Laura take a look at the Canadian division and rank the teams based on forwards, defence and goalies.
27 min
Episode 269 - The Cole Standard
We discuss return to play and the NHL's rumored attempt to privately purchase doses of the COVID-19 vaccine, the World Junior Hockey Championship rosters, and an all-Canadian division in the AHL.
23 min
Episode 268 - Locked On Face Punching
Scott and Laura give their thoughts on the 55 game season that is upcoming, and it's the Friday mailbag!
33 min
Episode 267 - A Pod in Omaha with Chris Peters
We welcome ESPN writer Chris Peters to discuss the future! We talk about the IIHF World Junior Hockey Championship and whether it will in fact take place, as well as college hockey and the definitive word on Cole Caufield.
37 min
Episode 266 - Le Trade, 25 years later
Because 2020 wasn't bad enough we're reliving and discussing the final days of Patrick Roy in Montreal, and his trade to Colorado.
26 min
Episode 265 - Marcception
In this week's mailbag, we answer questions about our expectations for the Laval Rocket, whether we would trade Jonathan Drouin, the 12 Days of Habs Christmas, building a fire, and more.
27 min
Episode 264 - Leave Cole Caufield Alone
CBA updates, and mountains of prospect talk!
26 min
Episode 263 - Off Wing
We discuss options for players to play on their off wings, how the NHL can make up lost revenue as a result of the pandemic, discuss whether we would like to see ads on jerseys, and rank all the reverse retro NHL jerseys.
34 min
Episode 262 - Scotch Advent Calendar
Talking the NHL's CBA impasse and the Friday mailbag full of listener questions!
32 min
Episode 261 - Future Tense
In today's episode, we discuss the impact of Shane Churla leaving the Montreal Canadiens organization, and we catch up on the Habs prospects and players such as Cole Caufield and Jesperi Kotkaniemi.
29 min
Episode 260 - Divisional Drama
Looking at the results of the Athletic's fan survey, and how it favours the Habs, plus a breakdown of the new NHL divisions.
25 min
Episode 259 - Who Gets the First Call Up?
In this week's mailbag, we answer a lot of questions about future call ups, our favourite Reverse Retro jerseys, arenas we would like to visit, and more.
30 min
Episode 258 - The Handsome Hockey Factory with ...
Part two of our chat with Canadiens special contributor Marc Dumont!
33 min
Episode 257 - The Other Nick Suzuki
Special guest Marc Dumont joins us to discuss his work covering the playoffs, offseason, and draft, as well as fun hockey jerseys.
31 min
Episode 256 - Peanut Butter Beer and Grievances
How the Ivy League shutdown impacts the Canadiens, front office power rankings and the Friday Mailbag!
32 min
Episode 255 - Bears, Beets, Brendan Gallagher
We discuss Brendan Gallagher being underrated outside of Montreal, which Canadiens faced the toughest opponents this past season, and the Habs as characters from The Office.
32 min
Episode 254 - Blast from the Mediocre Past
Looking at the NHL's new plan for restarting their season in January, and taking a look at what past Montreal Canadiens teams were up to on this day years ago.
27 min
Episode 253 - Chopped
In our Friday mailbag, we answer questions about Tomas Tatar, a hypothetical outdoor game in Montreal, what it would take to poach Mathew Barzal from the Islanders, and more.
33 min
Episode 252 - All Canadian Nonsense
Scott and Laura reflect on Canadian playoff rivalries, who they don't want to play in an all Canadian playoff, and the past ten years of Habs prospects
25 min
Episode 251 - Boo Boo Geoffrion
We discuss more scary starting lineups composed of Habs players from the past, do a roundup of Montreal Canadiens' Halloween costumes this year, and discuss the latest regarding Mitchell Miller.
34 min
Episode 250 - The Worst Person We Know with Wil...
Scott and Laura welcome their nemesis to the show to find out why he's the worst person they know.
26 min
Episode 249 - Glow in the Dark
In today's episode, we discuss more on Mitchell Miller, Mattias Norlinder's place on the Montreal Canadiens' Top 25 under 25 rankings, hideous new jerseys, and Alex Galchenyuk signing in Ottawa.
29 min
Episode 248 - Red Light Racicot Reputation
Scott and Laura discuss the Canadiens new four line system, and then put together their scariest possible Habs starting lineups.
26 min
Episode 247 - Empty Words and Actions
We discuss the disturbing revelations that Mitchell Miller of the Arizona Coyotes was convicted for bullying a Black teenager with disabilities when he was 14, and try to predict what the NHL season will look like next year.
31 min
Episode 246 - No More Stupid Things
Discussing Claude Julien's comments on the Max Domi trade, Jesperi Kotkaniemi and Charles Hudon in Europe, plus the mocking of hilariously bad trade proposals.
24 min
Episode 245 - Fighting the Goat Man
In today's episode, we answer Friday Mailbag questions about next season's Habs power play, goals songs we would like for the Montreal Canadiens, alternate jerseys they should introduce, trades they might make, and more.
29 min
Episode 244 - It's Just a Chart Bro
Scott and Laura discuss Cole Caufield, Mattias Norlinder, people fighting about stats(again), and remember some of the NHL best and worst alternate jerseys.
30 min
Episode 243 - Canadiens Sign Kaiden Guhle
We discuss the Montreal Canadiens signing 2020 first round pick Kaiden Guhle to an entry level contract, the Habs' position in the Athletic's prospect depth chart ranking, as well as underrated players on the Canadiens, past and present.
26 min
Episode 242 -New Habs, Who Dis with Julian McKe...
Scott and Laura welcome Julian McKenzie to the show to discuss the Canadiens off-season so far!
35 min
Episode 241 - A Boat Anchor
We discuss Charles Hudon signing in Switzerland, some free agency signings around the NHL, and a possible all-Canadian division during the next season.
28 min
Episode 240 - Big Bergs Don't Cry
It's the Friday Mailbag, but first we take a look at Marc Bergevin's emotional press conference about Brendan Gallagher, and Jesperi Kotkaniemi returning to Finland
29 min
Episode 239 - Cupcake Kings with Sarah Avampato
The Montreal Canadiens have signed Brendan Gallagher and Jake Allen to contract extensions, and we discuss Tyler Toffoli and how he will fit with the Habs.
33 min
Episode 238 - Mr. Anderson with Alison Lukan
The always outstanding Alison Lukan joins the show to discuss free agency, the Max Domi trade, and what we can expect from Josh Anderson in Montreal
33 min
Episode 237 - Is Las Vegas Toronto?
The Montreal Canadiens have signed Tyler Toffoli and we break down the signing, where he will fit in Montreal and what he brings to the Habs.
31 min
Episode 236 - Hall and Nopes
Looking at Josh Anderson's new contract and what it means for Marc Bergevin, and just what the heck are the Habs doing right now?
25 min
Episode 235 - Josh Anderson Gets Paid
News of the Josh Anderson contact signing by the Montreal Canadiens broke during recording, so we have rapid reaction on that, as well as the usual mailbag, and thoughts on the lack of Quebecois players in Montreal's 2020 Draft class.
31 min
Episode 234 - Bye Domi
We discuss the overall format of the NHL 2020 Draft, the Montreal Canadiens' draft picks on Day 2, and Max Domi's comments after being traded to the Columbus Blue Jackets.
31 min
Episode 233 - LL Guhl J
Scott and Laura try to cover the Karl Alzner buyout, the Max Domi for Josh Anderson trade, and the first round of the NHL Draft!
29 min
Episode 232 - Draft Day Eve
Breaking down the Canadiens' pre-Draft press conference, and the potential picks at 16th overall.
27 min
Episode 231- Glut of Goalies
We discuss MIchael McNiven's contract and his chance to prove himself, the Canadiens extending qualifying offers to five of their RFAs, and the OHL and QMJHL increasing penalties for fighting to reduce the spread of the virus during its games.
28 min
Episode 230 - Barrée, the Traffic Cone Mascot
Discussing some pre-draft NHL news from Montreal involving Karl Alzner and the 16th overall pick, and the Friday Mailbag!
33 min
Episode 229 - Only in Small Doses
We discuss Charles Hudon's future with the Habs, Marc Bergevin's interview on TSN 690, and the Henrik Lundqvist buyout.
29 min
Episode 228 - Bubble Bobble
Stanley Cup fallout, bad media takes, and what the heck is going on with Jack Eichel?
26 min
Episode 227 - Small but Mighty
Beth of the Habby Hour podcast joins us to discuss the direction the Montreal Canadiens are going in, and where we would like to see the team go in the future: who should they draft? Who should they trade for? Who should they sign?
25 min
Episode 226 - My Name is Jeff
Beth from the Habby Hour joins the show to discuss all things Jeff Petry!
25 min
Episode 225 - Shea's Anatomy
It's our weekly mailbag episode! Today we discuss UFA targets, draft targets, where to watch Habs games in Montreal, and more.
29 min
Episode 224 - All You Need is Hugs
Jake Evans signed a new contract, the NHL remains infuriatingly behind the times and NHL GM's continue to do extremely hilarious things.
23 min
Episode 223 - Rotating Otters with Shayna Goldman
Special Guest Shayna Goldman joins us to discuss her latest projects, whether the league is heading in a more defensive direction, Nick Suzuki Feelings, and NHL Awards voting
45 min
Episode 222 - Norrisad with Ian Boisvert
Ian from Rabid Habs joins the show to discuss award voting, the Habs playoffs, and what the future has in store for Marc Bergevin.
29 min
Episode 221 - Crop Top
We discuss the possibility of Cole Caufield going to play in Europe, whether the Canadiens can or should trade for Matt Dumba, and Joel Edmunson's social media adventures.
28 min
Episode 220 - In the Dubnyk of Time
Joel Edmundson got paid, the Habs nearly traded for Devan Dubnyk and the Friday Mailbag all inside the latest episode!
31 min
Episode 219 - The Surface of the Sun
We discuss Marc Bergevin's interview on TVA Sports, the Canadiens' most pressing needs for the 2020 Draft, and where we would and wouldn't play.
26 min
Episode 218 - Little Ball of Hab
How much is Brendan Gallagher worth to the Canadiens, Joel Edmundson rumors, and copying the Dallas Stars all inside the latest Locked On Canadiens
27 min
Episode 217 - A Likely Torey
Should the Montreal Canadiens pursue free agent defenseman Torey Krug? Plus, the Habs have a lot of RFA decisions to make, particularly regarding Max Domi. Finally, we have some details on what the 2020 NHL Draft will look like.
30 min
Episode 216 - Joel Eddy Money
Are the Habs going to take him home tonight, him being the newly acquired Joel Edmundson and our hosts break down his arrival in Montreal
24 min
Episode 215 - Medieval Meetup
It's our Friday mailbag episode, but before we get to your questions, we discuss the rumour that Phillip Danault is being shopped by the Montreal Canadiens.
32 min
Episode 214 - We're not Stupid, Man
No Jake Allen is not going to steal Carey Price's job, don't be ridiculous, and the hosts breakdown the new NHL Draft dates.
26 min
Episode 213 - Catching a Draft with Patrik Bexell
We start looking ahead to the 2020 NHL Draft with special guest Patrik Bexell, European Correspondent for Habs Eyes on the Prize.
26 min
Episode 212 - Great European Expectations with ...
EOTP's Patrik Bexell joins the show to discuss the Montreal Canadiens prospects in Europe, and expectations for them this upcoming season.
26 min
Episode 211 - Free Patrik Laine
We are jointed by Arctic Ice Hockey's Cara T to discuss the possibility of a Patrik Laine to Montreal trade and what Winnipeg needs in their lineup.
27 min
Episode 210 - Pumpkin Spice Mete
Talking more about the Jake Allen trade, Andrei Markov, and the Friday Mailbag!
29 min
Episode 209 - Allen Wrenched
We welcome special guest Andrew Berkshire to break down the Jake Allen trade, Max Domi's value, the Habs' defensive coverage, and more
35 min
Episode 208 - The Florida of Hockey Leagues
Talking European prospects, honoring Andrei Markov, and hypothetical trades for Patrik Laine and Nikolaj Ehlers.
25 min
Episode 207 - Ruining Friendships
It's a bonus mini-mailbag episode, but first we talk about Max Domi's future with Montreal and NHL teams circling the wagons on Phillip Danault.
24 min
Episode 206 - It's Petty AF
Prospect talk, how do the Leafs making a trade affect the Habs?, and being petty about the remaining playoff series.
26 min
Episode 205 - What Comes Next
We discuss the player-led decision to postpone the scheduled NHL games for two nights in support of the movement started by other athletes to shed light on racial injustice in North America.
29 min
Episode 204 - Phil Nye the Defence Guy
Breaking down the Canadiens post-season exit interviews, and what they mean for the upcoming season.
26 min
Episode 203 - Sketching Out Ideal Scenarios
We continue to discuss the takeaways from the Canadiens' trip to the NHL playoffs and turn our focus to the future of Habs goaltending.
24 min
Episode 202 - Finnish Murder Toddler
Talking about Max Domi removing links to Montreal from his social media, Tomas Tatar's future, and the newfound centre depth.
25 min
Episode 201 - Habs Postseason Review (Part 1)
We do a quick overview of Game 6 against the Philadelphia Flyers and start discussing what lessons the Montreal Canadiens can take away from their playoff experience.
29 min
Episode 200 - Fractured
Scott and Laura react to the news about Brendan Gallagher's injury, Niskanen's punishment and where the series goes now.
32 min
Episode 199 - Put all the Flyers in Jail
A chaotic Game 5 has Scott and Laura deep in their Habs feelings as Montreal lives to fight another day.
28 min
Episode 198 - Back Drouin to Earth
Julian McKenzie joins Laura to break down the Montreal Canadiens' Game 4 loss to the Philadelphia Flyers and all the things that went wrong in that game.
35 min
Episode 197 - The Michel Therrien Experience, w...
We ask Steph Driver of SB Nation and Broad Street Hockey just what it will take for the Habs to beat the Flyers.
33 min
Episode 196- The Sting Beneath My Pings
The Habs are now down two games to one to the Flyers, Scott and Laura have their thoughts on Games 2 and 3.
24 min
Episode 195 - Get Well Soon, Claude!
We discuss the news that Claude Julien is not expected back for the Flyers series after being hospitalized with chest pains, and discuss what this means for the team. We also answer questions from our weekly Friday mailbag!
28 min