While the season for the Buffalo Sabres has been up and down, their Captain was recently recognized for his play.

Capt'n Jack Eichel was selected as the NHL 3rd Star of the week for the week of December 1st - 7th.

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During that week, Eichel scored two goals while adding 5 assist for a total of 7 points, which lead the NHL. He also extended his point streak to a career-high 13 games.