Finnish Elite League First All-Star Team (2000)
Claimed by Atlanta from Colorado in Expansion Draft, June 25, 1999. Traded to Columbus by Atlanta with Pauli Levokari for Chris Nielsen and Petteri Nummelin, December 2, 2002. Claimed on waivers by Philadelphia from Columbus, January 1, 2003. Signed as a free agent by Vastra Frolunda (Sweden) following release by Philadelphia, January 24, 2003.
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