EPHL First All-Star Team (1962) CPHL First All-Star Team (1965) CPHL fewest goals against (1965) CPHL Most Valuable Player (1965)
Claimed by Montreal from Toronto (Rochester-AHL) in Inter-League Draft, June 12, 1961. Traded to NY Rangers by Montreal with Garry Peters for Noel Price, Earl Ingarfield, Gord Labossiere, Dave McComb and cash, June 8, 1965. Claimed by Minnesota from NY Rangers in Expansion Draft, June 6, 1967. Traded to Vancouver by Minnesota for Gary Smith, August 23, 1976.
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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