-- First Pro Win: November 21 vs. Worcester (4-0, 36 saves) -- Pro Debut: October 18, 2014 Lehigh Valley at Adirondack (32 saves/35 shots) -- Represented United States at 2014 IIHF World Junior Championship (8-0 win vs. Germany, 12/29/13) -- Signed an entry-level contract with Philadelphia on March 1, 2013 -- Starting goaltender for London in back-to-back Memorial Cup appearances (2013, 2014) -- Began 2012-13 season at Univ. of Nebraska-Omaha but left after eight games to join London -- Ranked 4th among North American Goaltenders in 2012 NHL Central Scouting Final Rankings
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