Buffalo Sabres rookie Jack Eichel is one of the most highly-touted prospects in the National Hockey League, after being selected No. 2 overall in the 2015 NHL Entry Draft.
On Thursday night, Eichel flashed his talent and gave the NHL world and Sabres fan base a glimpse of his brilliance.
Trailing the Tampa Bay Lightning in the second period by three goals, Eichel was able to score the Sabres’ lone goal of the night with a beautiful play that caused Buffalo announcer Rick Jeanneret to absolutely lose his mind.
Check it out below:
This is just the beginning of Eichel’s promising career, so we should expect to see more highlights in the near future.