Eric Engels
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Eric Engels, born and raised in Montreal, is in his 13th season on the Montreal Canadiens beat. A multiplatform Canadiens and NHL insider, Engels joined Sportsnet in the spring of 2015 and has become a commentator on regional and national broadcasts of the Canadiens. Engels can also be seen on multiple Sportsnet shows—from Tim and Sid to Hockey Central.
Canadiens' Primeau prepared for NHL debut in pressure-packed Montreal
Eric Engels
We anticipated Cayden Primeau was earmarked for one of two games the Montreal Canadiens were slated to play back to back this Thursday and Friday. We just figured it wouldn't be against the high-flying Colorado Avalanche.
Canadiens captain Shea Weber plays invaluable role in halting skid
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Why the Canadiens waived Kinkaid and promoted Primeau
Eric Engels
There was plenty of fury after Keith Kinkaid was waived by the Montreal Canadiens and Cayden Primeau was brought up from the AHL on Monday, but there was logic to both moves.
All eyes on Canadiens GM Bergevin following eighth-straight loss
Eric Engels
After dropping an eighth-straight game — which is something they haven’t done in 79 years — there’s nothing dramatic the Montreal Canadiens can pull from internally to snap them out of this funk.
Amid tough stretch, Canadiens play 'much better' in OT loss to Flyers
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Canadiens' Jonathan Drouin reveals he tore tendon in his wrist
Eric Engels
Montreal Canadiens centre Jonathan Drouin says he suffered a torn tendon in his wrist during the team's 5-2 win over the Washington Capitals earlier this month, he told reporters Friday.
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Montreal Canadiens' five most NHL-ready prospects
Eric Engels
The exercise of ranking Montreal Canadiens' top-five most NHL-ready prospects has become more challenging and four our list, we’re keeping it to players who are under the age of 25.
Canadiens must follow Claude Julien's plan to break free from losing streak
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Canadiens' Kotkaniemi path to regain swagger might pass through Laval
Eric Engels
If Jesperi Kotkaniemi continues to struggle as he has lately, the Montreal Canadiens have to weigh the long-term implications of giving him time to regain his confidence in the American Hockey League.