Brother of Gerry IAHL First All-Star Team (1938)
Traded to NY Americans by Toronto for cash, October 13, 1939. Rights returned to Toronto when NY Americans failed to complete the transaction, July 1, 1940. Traded to Buffalo (IAHL) by Toronto for cash, October 20, 1940. Traded to Pittsburgh (AHL) by Buffalo (AHL) for cash, October 13, 1942.
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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