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, Romanov waiting for clarity on how to proceed with contract
Eric Engels
If you’re curious about what the NHL’s memorandum of understanding for its new collective bargaining agreement and its return-to-play protocol mean for Alexander Romanov, you’re not alone. Eric Engels has the latest on the situation.
Canadiens' Julien has sights set on winning games, not draft lotteries
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Canadiens' Carey Price returning to Montreal to rejoin teammates
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Carey Price is on his way back to Montreal, according to his wife Angela, set to join the group of his Canadiens teammates who've been practising together since mid-June.
Dreams of Alexis Lafreniere as a Canadien become more real
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You can picture it already, can’t you? Alexis Lafreniere, outfitted head-to-toe in bleu, blanc et rouge, bursting onto Bell Centre ice. That dream became more real for Montreal Canadiens fans after last week's draft lottery.
Canadiens' Carey Price unresolved about NHL's return-to-play plan
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Canadiens Mailbag: Predicting line combinations for Penguins series
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In his latest Montreal Canadiens Mailbag, Eric Engels predicts the team's line combinations against the Penguins, whether Josh Anderson is a trade option and the future of Max Domi.
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Canadiens' Drouin, happy and healthy, aims to regain early season form
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Jonathan Drouin is trying to get back to being the player who stormed out of the gates with two goals and four assists in his first five games.
Canadiens Mailbag: Does Max Domi belong at centre or wing?
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Four questions facing the Canadiens in series versus Penguins
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When the NHL returns, Montreal will still be alive and start with a five-game series against the Pittsburgh Penguins. From goaltending to scoring, Eric Engels looks at four questions facing a team whose playoff hopes were all but dashed in March.