Brother of Rob WHL West First All-Star Team (1991, 1992) Canadian Major Junior Scholastic Player of the Year (1991) WJC-A All-Star Team (1992) Memorial Cup All-Star Team (1992) Stafford Smythe Memorial Trophy (Memorial Cup - MVP) (1992) NHL All-Rookie Team (1993) NHL Second All-Star Team (1998) NHL First All-Star Team (2004, 2006, 2007) James Norris Memorial Trophy (2004) Conn Smythe Trophy (2007)
Played in NHL All-Star Game (1998, 2001, 2004, 2008, 2009)
Signed to PTO (professional tryout) contract by Utah (IHL) with New Jersey retaining NHL rights, October 19, 1998. Signed as a free agent by Anaheim, August 4, 2005. Officially announced his retirement, June 22, 2010.
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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