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Jake McCabe

Jake McCabe  #29

Buffalo Sabres  Defenseman
NUMBER: 29 BIRTHDATE: October 12, 1993  (AGE 22)
HEIGHT: 6' 0" BIRTHPLACE: Eau Claire, WI, United States
WEIGHT: 214 DRAFTED: BUF / 2012 NHL Entry Draft
Shoots: Left ROUND: 2nd   (44th overall)    Prospect Bio
2015-16: Scored his first career NHL goal at FLA (10/15) Logged 16:26 of ice time at TBL (10/17) Notched his second goal of the season at PHI (10/27) Skated a career-high 23:47 vs. VAN (10/7) 2014-15: Appeared in two games for the Buffalo Sabres (NHL) Had a productive rookie campaign for Rochester (AHL) that saw him produce 29 points (5+24) in 57 games Led all Amerks rookies in scoring and finished sixth among all first-year AHL defensemen Logged 21:54 of ice time in his AHL debut against Rockford (10/22) Registered his first AHL point (assist) vs. Adirondack (10/24) Scored his first professional goal at Hamilton (11/16) Recorded his first multi-point game (0+2) vs. Utica (11/21) Missed two games (1/2-1/3) due to illness Posted a six-game point streak (2+5) from 1/30-2/8 Returned to the lineup at Iowa (4/3) after missing the previous nine games (3/6-4/1) due to injury Missed the last three games of the season (4/17-4/19) due to injury
Big Ten First All-Star Team (2014) NCAA West First All-American Team (2014)
Quote of the Day

It's cool when you think about how many great American players have played the game and the two players that were at that 18-game point streak and what they've done in their careers. It's pretty cool right now, but it was kind of overshadowed by the loss.

— Blackhawks forward Patrick Kane after breaking the record for longest point streak by an American-born player with a goal and an assist in a 3-2 overtime loss against the Kings
World Cup of Hockey 2016