Former Habs pick Bitten thriving with Thunderbirds

The Laval Rocket and forward Will Bitten never quite connected. Now they will. The Rocket and Bitten’s Springfield Thunderbirds meet in the Eastern Conference Finals, beginning with Saturday’s Game 1 in the AHL’s capital city.

Martel’s four-goal night leads Rocket

Danick Martel scored a franchise-record four goals to lead the Laval Rocket past Rochester, 6-1, in the opener of the North Division Finals at a sold-out Place Bell on Sunday evening.

Rocket, fans ready for next challenge

Tous les billets sont vendus. Sold out. Be it French or English, those words mean another packed Place Bell as the Laval Rocket welcome the Rochester Americans for the North Division Finals

Crunch blank Rocket to force Game 5

Hugo Alnefelt made 24 saves in relief of an injured Max Lagace and Syracuse defeated Laval, 3-0, in Game 4 of their North Division semifinal series on Saturday afternoon.

Rocket win in first playoff game at Place Bell

A raucous crowd welcomed Calder Cup Playoff hockey to Laval on Thursday night, and the hometown Rocket obliged with a 4-1 win over Syracuse to take a 2-1 series lead in their North Division semifinal.

Rocket bounce back, even series with Crunch

Brandon Gignac scored with 1:47 left in regulation to give the Laval Rocket their first-ever Calder Cup Playoff win, a 3-2 victory over Syracuse in Game 2 of their North Division semifinal series on Saturday.