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.
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Max Domi's agent weighs in on client's future with Canadiens
Eric Engels
Max Domi’s new agent, Darren Ferris, sets the record straight on a few things that have contributed to speculation the partnership between his client and the Canadiens is headed towards severance.
Five power forwards the Canadiens would love to acquire through trade
Eric Engels
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Canadiens' addition of Edmundson brings balance to blue line at fair value
Eric Engels
Even with a global pandemic putting a dent in hockey-related revenue — ensuring the upper limit of the salary cap will remain stagnant for the next two seasons — six-foot-four, 215-pound defencemen who skate reasonably well and chip in a bit of offence will always be valuable commodities on the open market.
Brendan Gallagher hoping for long-term extension with rising Canadiens
Eric Engels
Brendan Gallagher is the heartbeat of the Montreal Canadiens, which is why it's important the team locks him up long-term before he becomes an unrestricted free agent next year.
Canadiens' trade for Edmundson opens up possibilities for Bergevin
Eric Engels
A comprehensive look at Montreal Canadiens’ contract situation
Eric Engels
The Canadiens' unexpected playoff showing doesn't change the fact this team has much off-season work to do. Here's a thorough look at Montreal's roster ahead of free agency.
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Canadiens address pressing need with acquisition of goaltender Jake Allen
Eric Engels
You’d need the strongest magnifying glass to find the downside of this deal — one that buys Carey Price some much-needed rest and future starter Cayden Primeau more time to develop.
Why re-signing Petry should be top priority for Canadiens GM Bergevin
Eric Engels
Canadiens' Danault's pride, self-belief shouldn't be construed as selfishness
Eric Engels
You’d be mistaken if you thought the Canadiens had an issue with Danault taking umbrage at the suggestion he shouldn’t centre one of Montreal’s top-two lines moving forward.