Signed as a free agent by Detroit, October 14, 1941. Traded to Toronto by Detroit for Doug Baldwin and Ray Powell, September 21, 1946. Traded to Montreal (Buffalo-AHL) by Toronto (Pittsburgh-AHL) with John Mahaffy for Dutch Hiller and Vic Lynn, September 21, 1946. Traded to Boston (Hershey-AHL) by Montreal (Buffalo-AHL) with Hal Jackson for Jack McGill, June 30, 1948.
Obviously there's a lot of expectations around me but it's something I try not to focus on. I'm just trying to go out there, be myself on the ice every day, try to get better, be myself around the guys in the locker room. I think that's what's made me successful and the person that I am.
— Sabres forward Jack Eichel on transitioning from college hockey to the NHL