NASHVILLE, TN - APRIL 1: Dan Ellis #39 of the Nashville Predators talks with Ty Conklin #29 of the St. Louis Blues during warm-ups on April 1, 2010 at the Bridgestone Arena in Nashville, Tennessee. (Photo by John Russell/NHLI via Getty Images)
Yeah, it was a pretty special moment for me. Today was my Dad's [55th] birthday. I have a lot of family in town, so it was a special moment for me to score my first one today. A win definitely would have capped it off, but you can't have everything.
— Sabres rookie Jack Eichel after scoring a goal in his National Hockey League debut
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