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Ears on the Prize: Episode 4 featuring Eric Engels

Our fourth episode of Ears on the Prize features Eric Engels, and we're going to do a full on season preview for the Montreal Canadiens.

Bergevin's first full season as Habs GM has far greater expectations than his first year.
Bergevin's first full season as Habs GM has far greater expectations than his first year.
Bruce Bennett

Are you ready? It's that time again, Habs fans. It's time for Ears on the Prize!

As always we begin at 7PM EST here is the link to listen live, and you can call us live at 1-347-826-7848, or Skype us from the link provided. Don't forget that you can also comment here and ask questions or make comments, and you can talk to us on twitter by messaging @AndrewBerkshire, @HabsLaughs, or @HabsEOTP, but please remember to use the hashtag #EOTPRadio so we know you're talking about the radio show.

We have an in-studio guest for the first time tonight, as Eric Engels (follow him on twitter @EricEngels) joins us to do a full season preview of the Montreal Canadiens.

What's on the docket tonight?

Douglas Murray injury
• Is there anyone who should be called up? (question of the day)
• Big opportunity for Tinordi

How does the Habs' defense break down?
• P.K. on the PK?
• What kind of minutes can Markov handle?
• Is Raphael Diaz a top-four defenseman?

How do the Habs' forwards break down?
• Would you change the lines?
• Which line is most important?
• How will the lines be used?
• When does Bournival get a shot?
• How many games does Parros play?

Special teams
• The forward group his stacked, who gets PP time?
• Which D should play on the second wave of the PP?
• Which players best fit on the PK?
• Will the PK strategy change?

Schedule
• Listener Q: 12 of first 16 games are against the west, how does this impact the standings?

Predictions