OHL Second All-Star Team (1999) ECHL Playoff MVP (2002) (co-winner - Simon Gamache)
Traded to Calgary by NY Islanders with Marty McInnis and Calgary's 6th round choice (previously acquired, Calgary selected Ilja Demidov) in 1997 Entry Draft for Robert R eichel, March 18, 1997. Signed as a free agent by Florida, July 31, 2002. Signed as a free agent by Stuttgart (German-2), August 6, 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