Claimed on waivers by Anaheim from Vancouver, October 4, 2008. Traded to Vancouver by Anaheim for Mike Brown, February 4, 2009. Signed as a free agent by Boston, July 5, 2010. Signed as a free agent by NY Islanders, July 25, 2012. Signed as a free agent by Hamilton (AHL), September, 2013.
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