Posted a 27-17-5 record with six shutouts, a 2.30 goals-against average and a .921 save percentage in 49 games with Hershey (AHL) last season ... Ranks third in the AHL in wins, tied for third in shutouts, 10th in goals-against average and tied for 10th in the League in save percentage ... Stopped 23 of 25 shots in win vs. ANA (2/6) ... Served as backup in two games (3/15-3/16) ... Represented the Eastern Conference at the 2015 AHL All-Star Classic and won the top goaltender award at the skills competition.
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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