ST. LOUIS, MO - DECEMBER 3: David Perron #57 of the St. Louis Blues warms up before a game against the Chicago Blackhawks in an NHL game on December 3, 2011 at Scottrade Center in St. Louis, Missouri. Perron is playing in his first game after being out for a year with a concussion. (Photo by Mark Buckner/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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