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Jack Eichel

21-Year-Old Center – Buffalo Sabres

2017-18 NHL Stats

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18

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23

PP Pts

6

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-13

PIM

26

2017-18 NHL Projections

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2017-18 Fantasy Hockey Outlook

Eichel missed 21 games to open 2016-17 due to a high-ankle sprain, but upon his return, he showed why heís a franchise player for the Sabres. He scored 12 points in his first 15 games back, but really hit his stride in February and finished the season with 36 points in his f...

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SHOOTS: Right   HT: 6' 2"   WT: 206   DOB: 10/28/1996   BORN: North Chelmsford, Massachusetts   DRAFTED: 1st Rd, #2 Overall in 2015   Show ContractHide Contract

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Jack Eichel Contract Information:

Agreed to terms on an eight-year, $80 million contract extension with the Sabres in October of 2017.

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Eichel recorded a goal, an assist, two shots on net and a plus-3 rating during Thursday's 3-1 win over Columbus.

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Jack Eichel NHL Stats
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  Overall Power Play Defense
Season Age League Team GP G A Pts +/- PIM SOG SH% GWG SHG TOI/G G A Pts TOI/G Hits BS
2015-16 18 NHL BUF 81 24 32 56 -16 22 238 10.1 5 0 19:07 8 13 21 3:02 43 25
2016-17 19 NHL BUF 61 24 33 57 -13 22 249 9.6 4 0 19:55 10 14 24 2:59 26 35
2017-18 20 NHL BUF 44 18 23 41 -13 26 151 11.9 2 0 20:23 1 5 6 3:32 31 19
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Jack Eichel – Playing Time Overview

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2017-18 Time On Ice Stats

20:23

Average Time On Ice

On average, Jack Eichel was on the ice for 20:23.

3:32

Average Power Play Time On Ice

On average, Jack Eichel was on the ice for 3:32 during power plays.

0:56

Average Short-Handed Time On Ice

On average, Jack Eichel was on the ice for 0:56 while the team was short-handed.

Year Ice Time Power Play Short-Handed
2015-16 19:07 3:02 0:23
2016-17 19:55 2:59 0:14
2017-18 20:23 3:32 0:56

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2017-18 NHL Game Log   Jack Eichel
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Date Opp G A Pts +/- PIM PPG PPA SHG SOG SH% HIT BS TOI PPTOI
Jan 11 CLM 1 1 2 3 0 0 0 0 2 50.0 0 0 19:37 0:00
Jan 9 WPG 2 1 3 -2 0 0 1 0 6 33.3 0 0 20:57 3:58
Jan 7 PHI@PHI 0 1 1 -2 0 0 1 0 5 0.0 1 0 19:55 2:36
Jan 5 WPG@WPG 0 0 0 -1 0 0 0 0 3 0.0 0 0 20:58 6:30
Jan 4 MIN@MIN 0 0 0 -2 0 0 0 0 5 0.0 0 0 18:41 3:51
Jan 1 NYR 0 0 0 -1 0 0 0 0 4 0.0 1 1 21:38 6:20
Dec 29 NJD@NJD 2 0 2 1 0 1 0 0 5 40.0 1 1 18:04 2:37
Dec 27 NYI@NYI 0 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 2 0.0 0 1 19:03 5:19
Dec 23 CAR@CAR 0 2 2 2 0 0 0 0 2 0.0 1 0 20:56 1:55
Dec 22 PHI 2 0 2 2 0 0 0 0 5 40.0 1 1 18:10 2:19
Dec 19 BOS 0 0 0 -3 0 0 0 0 4 0.0 0 1 20:12 1:32
Dec 15 CAR 3 1 4 1 0 0 0 0 11 27.3 1 1 19:57 2:37
Dec 14 PHI@PHI 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0.0 1 0 20:10 1:21
Dec 12 OTT 0 1 1 0 0 0 1 0 1 0.0 0 1 18:33 1:53
Dec 10 STL@STL 0 0 0 -3 10 0 0 0 1 0.0 2 2 22:51 5:41
Dec 8 CHI@CHI 0 1 1 -2 0 0 1 0 6 0.0 2 1 23:13 2:47
Dec 5 COL@COL 1 1 2 2 2 0 0 0 3 33.3 1 0 17:12 2:14
Dec 2 PIT@PIT 0 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 4 0.0 3 0 21:34 3:54
Dec 1 PIT 0 0 0 -1 0 0 0 0 1 0.0 0 0 20:28 4:51
Nov 28 TAM 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0.0 1 0 21:16 2:51
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Nov 25 MON@MON 0 0 0 -1 0 0 0 0 8 0.0 1 0 21:10 1:58
Nov 24 EDM 1 0 1 2 0 0 0 0 3 33.3 0 1 17:10 4:06
Nov 22 MIN 1 0 1 1 0 0 0 0 2 50.0 0 0 22:01 4:30
Nov 20 CLM 0 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 5 0.0 1 0 20:54 4:04
Nov 18 CAR 0 0 0 -2 0 0 0 0 4 0.0 0 0 22:55 3:28
Nov 17 DET@DET 0 0 0 -1 0 0 0 0 1 0.0 0 0 18:45 2:07
Nov 14 PIT@PIT 1 1 2 1 2 0 0 0 5 20.0 1 0 22:10 3:08
Nov 11 MON@MON 0 0 0 0 2 0 0 0 3 0.0 2 1 21:23 3:34
Nov 10 FLA 0 0 0 -3 0 0 0 0 3 0.0 0 0 18:54 2:42
Nov 7 WAS 0 1 1 2 0 0 0 0 4 0.0 1 0 21:49 5:36
Nov 4 DAL@DAL 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 7 0.0 0 0 20:11 5:38
Nov 2 ARI@ARI 0 1 1 -1 0 0 0 0 3 0.0 0 0 17:38 1:42
Oct 28 SAN 0 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 3 0.0 1 1 20:39 5:56
Oct 25 CLM@CLM 0 0 0 -2 0 0 0 0 2 0.0 0 0 16:26 0:37
Oct 24 DET 0 0 0 0 2 0 0 0 3 0.0 0 0 21:56 4:10
Oct 21 BOS@BOS 1 0 1 -1 0 0 0 0 3 33.3 1 3 22:14 2:35
Oct 20 VAN 1 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 2 50.0 2 0 22:19 4:09
Oct 17 VGK@VGK 0 2 2 -1 2 0 1 0 4 0.0 1 2 23:43 4:44
Oct 15 ANA@ANA 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 3 0.0 0 0 20:38 3:18
Oct 14 LOS@LOS 1 1 2 1 2 0 0 0 4 25.0 0 0 20:45 3:21
Oct 12 SAN@SAN 0 2 2 1 0 0 0 0 2 0.0 0 0 19:37 3:31
Oct 9 NJD 0 0 0 -2 0 0 0 0 0 0.0 2 0 19:58 4:56
Oct 7 NYI@NYI 1 1 2 -1 2 0 0 0 3 33.3 1 0 21:02 5:45
Oct 5 MON 0 1 1 0 2 0 0 0 3 0.0 1 1 19:22 4:41

Jack Eichel: Past News Updates   ( ▲ View most recent update )

Eichel scored twice, dished out an assist and fired six shots on goal in Tuesday's loss to the Jets.

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Eichel deposited a pair of goals to earn a 4-3 comeback win over New Jersey in overtime Friday.

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Eichel recorded two assists, two shots and a plus-2 rating during Saturday's 4-2 loss to Carolina.

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Eichel registered a pair of empty-net goals on five shots Friday, helping the Sabres to a 4-2 home win over the Flyers.

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Eichel scored three goals, added an assist and registered 11 shots during Friday's 5-4 overtime loss to Carolina.

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Eichel racked up 10 PIM and was a minus-3 in Sunday's overtime loss to the Blues.

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Eichel recorded an assist, a minus-2 rating and six shots in a 3-2 overtime loss against the Blackhawks on Friday.

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Eichel netted his eighth goal of the season and added a helper in Tuesday's win over the Avalanche.

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Eichel found the back of the net during Friday's 3-1 win over Edmonton.

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Eichel will be playing with Zemgus Girgensons and Jason Pominville on a newly formed line Monday against Columbus, Mike Harrington of The Buffalo News reports.

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Eichel posted a goal and an assist in Tuesday's 5-4 overtime loss to Pittsburgh.

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Eichel's minus-3 in Friday's 4-1 loss to Florida was his lowest rating of the season.

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RotoWire's Preseason Outlooks

2017-18

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2016-17

After getting taken second overall in the draft last year, Eichel scored 24 times in his rookie campaign, second only to Calder Trophy-winner Artemi Panarinís 30 goals. The Boston University star came to Buffalo with the weight of a 46-year-old franchise still yearning for its first Stanley Cup title, and he showed exceptional skating and shooting ability that improved as the season went along. Indeed, he was particularly strong down the stretch, closing out the season with 15 points in 17 games while seeing his ice time rise over 20 minutes per game. Ryan OíReilly will remain ahead of Eichel on the Sabres' depth chart due to his versatility and experience, but the 19-year-old should get first crack at the premium offensive opportunities going forward, especially on the power play. After all, Eichel is the Sabres' franchise player.

2015-16

Eichel would have been the top pick in the 2015 NHL Entry Draft -- and just about any other -- if it weren't for that Connor McDavid guy. Eichel is a Hobey Baker Award winner -- as a freshman, no less -- with great size and skill, a powerful stride, and a booming shot. He embodies the term "franchise center," and he'll be the best thing that hit the City of Fires since Pat LaFontaine. Eichel is poised excel in Buffalo, where he's the next great American hope. Fantasy-wise, he'll likely be a 50-goal man at his peak and might even top out with more than 100 points some day. But there's just as good a chance he'll have a Jonathan Toews- or John Tavares-like career. Nothing wrong with that. Nothing at all. Expect him to claim the second-line center role with Buffalo and maybe even deliver 25 or 30 goals in his first pro season. Yes, heís really that good.

2014-15

Eichel is the top, US-born prospect eligible for the 2015 NHL Entry Draft. He's uber-talented and would be a lock for the top pick in the draft if not for Connor McDavid, a Canadian junior considered to be a generational talent. Still, Eichel displays many of the game-changing skills of one Jonathan Toews. Like Toews, he's relentless on the puck and has the size, skills and smarts to excel. And also like Toews, Eichel is proving he can pick up a team and carry them on his back when they need a lift.