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Oilers' McDavid scores early vs. Eichel, Sabres

First game featuring top two picks in 2015 NHL Draft

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McDavid's early goal

EDM@BUF: McDavid beats Lehner in the opening minute

3/1/16: Connor McDavid makes a slick move and backhands one past Robin Lehner to open the scoring 22 seconds into the 1st period

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Edmonton Oilers center Connor McDavid scored 22 seconds into the game against the Buffalo Sabres at First Niagara Center on Tuesday.

It's the first game featuring McDavid, the No. 1 pick of the 2015 NHL Draft, against Sabres forward Jack Eichel, who was selected second.

McDavid scored when he took a pass from Jordan Eberle and backhanded a shot past Sabres goalie Robin Lehner. It was his 11th goal of the season

McDavid has six points in eight games, including Tuesday.

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