VANCOUVER, CANADA - APRIL 7: Jordan Eberle #14, Darcy Hordichuk #16 and Ryan Nugent-Hopkins #93 of the Edmonton Oilers (left to right) loosen up before their NHL game against the Vancouver Canucks at Rogers Arena April 7, 2012 in Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada. (Photo by Jeff Vinnick/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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