2014-15: Recorded 8-16-24 in 37 games in his 4th season as an alternate captain Missed 45 games with an injury Won 56.5% of his face-offs Ranked 2nd on the team with 3 GWGs Was 3rd among Coyotes forwards in TOI/G (17:44) Matched a career-high with 3 assists at EDM, Dec. 23 Notched his 2nd career hat trick (3-0-3) at VAN, Nov. 14.
2013-14: Posted a career-high 40 points (15-25-40) in 65 games Was selected as an alternate captain for the 3rd straight season Led the team with 200 hits and 73 PIM Ranked 4th among ARI forwards in TOI/G (18:40) Tied his career high for points (4) and assists (3) in a game vs. TBL, Nov. 16 Scored a goal and played in his 400th career NHL game vs. DET, Oct. 19.
NOTES: Currently owns a 50.6 career FO% and 1,190 career hits Represented the Czech Republic at the 2014 Winter Olympics in Sochi, Russia, tallying 1 assist in 4 games.
WHL East Second All-Star Team (2007)
Signed as a free agent by Ceske Budejovice (CzRep), October 28, 2012.
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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