|Jan. 15 5:38 PM PT6:38 PM MT7:38 PM CT8:38 PM ET1:38 GMT9:38 6:38 PM MST7:38 PM CST8:38 PM EST5:38 UAE (+1)20:38 ET23:38 BRT - Jack Eichel had an assist in 23:23 of ice time in the Sabres' 2-1 loss to the Capitals on Friday. He took three shots and had a plus-minus of +1 for the game. Eichel now has three assists on the season.|
|Jan. 14 5:43 PM PT6:43 PM MT7:43 PM CT8:43 PM ET1:43 GMT9:43 6:43 PM MST7:43 PM CST8:43 PM EST5:43 UAE (+1)20:43 ET23:43 BRT - Jack Eichel had two assists in 22:12 of ice time in the Sabres' 6-4 loss to the Capitals on Thursday. He took one shot and had a plus-minus of even for the game. Eichel now has two assists on the season.|
|Jan. 4 9:16 PM PT10:16 PM MT11:16 PM CT12:16 AM ET5:16 GMT13:16 10:16 PM MST11:16 PM CST12:16 AM EST9:16 UAE0:16 ET3:16 BRT - Eichel (upper body) took part in his first practice since the Sabres opened training camp last week.
Analysis: Barring a setback, Eichel should be ready to go when Buffalo opens the season against Washington on Jan. 14. The 24-year-old captain will be attempting to build off a strong 2019-20 campaign in which he netted a career-high 36 goals in only 68 games.