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 lose series to Flyers, but gain much over impressive playoff push
They came to Toronto as the 24th-ranked team in a 24-team tournament for the Stanley Cup. And now the Montreal Canadiens are leaving the bubble having taken a considerable step forward in the reset they embarked on in the summer of 2018.