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
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.
Four questions facing the Canadiens in series versus Penguins
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.