Eric Engels
Eric Engels is entering his 10th season on the Montreal Canadiens beat. Engels joined Sportsnet in the spring of 2015 as a staff writer and has since become an insider and commentator on regional broadcasts of the Canadiens.
Losing Alexander Radulov leaves Canadiens with massive hole
Eric Engels
Alexander Radulov's departure leaves a burning hole on the right side of the Montreal Canadiens’ offensive depth chart.
Price signing leaves Canadiens in uncharted waters
Eric Engels
Montreal Canadiens 2017 free agency preview
Eric Engels
Marc Bergevin has acknowledged he has holes to fill on his roster, but we suspect the Montreal Canadiens general manager will be particularly prudent about how he invests on July 1.
Canadiens draft night reveals little about big moves yet to come
Eric Engels
With the 25th overall pick in the 2017 NHL Draft, the Canadiens took a chance on a 6-foot-3, 190-pound centre by the name of Ryan Poehling.
Bergevin active ahead of draft, says Canadiens 'need help everywhere'
Eric Engels
Montreal Canadiens 2017 NHL Draft preview
Eric Engels
The Montreal Canadiens hold the 25th overall pick, but desperately need to re-stock the cupboard with prospects. The team could do just about anything at the draft. Sportsnet's Eric Engels previews Montreal's weekend ahead.
Galchenyuk now Montreal's best trade chip to acquire elite defenceman
Eric Engels
Now that Marc Bergevin has acquired Jonathan Drouin, you have to expect his work is far from done. Multiple sources have confirmed to Sportsnet that another young forward, Alex Galchenyuk, is in play and could be on the move in the coming days.
Montreal Canadiens Expansion Draft Preview
Eric Engels
Jakub Jerabek signing likely pushes Nathan Beaulieu out of Montreal
Eric Engels
If Nathan Beaulieu’s hold on a job in Montreal was tenuous after an up and down season, it likely just got a little looser with the Canadiens’ signing of KHL defenceman Jakub Jerabek on Monday.