Son of Cal Brother of Dave Named Metro OHA-B MVP (1974) AHL First All-Star Team (1985, 1986) Fred T. Hunt Memorial Award (Sportsmanship AHL) (1985) John B. Sollenberger Trophy (Leading Scorer AHL) (1985, 1986) Les Cunningham Award (MVP AHL) (1985, 1986)
Rights transferred to Colorado after Kansas City relocated, July 15, 1976. Traded to Toronto by Colorado for Don Ashby and Trevor Johansen, March 13, 1979. Traded to Pittsburgh by Toronto with Dave Burrows for Kim Davis and Paul Marshall, November 18, 1980. Signed as a free agent by Washington, July 17, 1984. Signed as a free agent by Buffalo, July 31, 1985. Played one game for Portland (AHL) in the 1996-97 season and had one assist and two penalty minutes.
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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