UNIONDALE, NY - JANUARY 06: Jamie Benn #14 of the Dallas Stars scores at 5:01 of the first period against the New York Islanders and is joined by Brenden Dillon #4 at the Nassau Veterans Memorial Coliseum on January 6, 2014 in Uniondale, New York. (Photo by Bruce Bennett/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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