Jack Eichel

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Center Age: 25-37d Exp: 4 Years
Drafted: Round 1 (#2 overall), 2015 College: Boston Agent(s):

Active (Neck)

Has been placed on the injured reserve list with a herniated disc in his neck, and he is expected to miss at least three months.

  • Current Contract

    Jack Eichel signed a 8 year / $80,000,000 contract with the Buffalo Sabres, including a $15,000,000 signing bonus, $80,000,000 guaranteed, and an annual average salary of $10,000,000. In 2021-22, Eichel will earn a base salary of $10,000,000, while carrying a cap hit of $10,000,000.

    Contract: 8 yr(s) / $80,000,000
    Signing Bonus $15,000,000
    Average Salary $10,000,000
    Free Agent: 2026 / UFA

    Previous Contracts

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    Year   Age Status Base Salary Signing Bonus Incentive Cap Hit Cap Hit % Yearly Cash
    2018-19 Contract details by year 21 $10,000,000 - - $10,000,000 13.05% $10,000,000($10,000,000)
    2019-20 Contract details by year 22 $10,000,000 - - $10,000,000 12.27% $10,000,000($20,000,000)
    2020-21 Contract details by year 23 $2,500,000 $7,500,000 - $10,000,000 13.76% $10,000,000($30,000,000)
    2021-22 Contract details by year 24 $10,000,000 - - $10,000,000 12.27% $8,800,000($38,800,000)
    2022-23 Contract details by year 25 $2,500,000 $7,500,000 - $10,000,000 12.72% $10,000,000($48,800,000)
    2023-24 Contract details by year 26 $10,000,000 - - $10,000,000 16.25% $10,000,000($58,800,000)
    2024-25 Contract details by year 27 $10,000,000 - - $10,000,000 21.21% $10,000,000($68,800,000)
    2025-26 Contract details by year 28 $10,000,000 - - $10,000,000 27.06% $10,000,000($78,800,000)
    2026-27 Free Agent Year 29   UFA  

    2021-2021

    Contract: 1 yr(s) / $1,200,000
    Signing Bonus -
    Average Salary $1,200,000
    Free Agent: 0 /

    2015-2017Entry Level

    Contract: 3 yr(s) / $11,325,000
    Signing Bonus $277,500
    Average Salary $3,775,000
    Free Agent: 0 /
  • Estimated Career Earnings

    Year Team Awards Salary Signing Bonus Incentive Total Cash
    2015-2016 Player Cash Earnings $832,500 $92,500 - $925,000
    2016-2017 Player Cash Earnings $832,500 $92,500 $212,500 $1,137,500
    2017-2018 Player Cash Earnings $832,500 $92,500 - $925,000
    2018-2019 Player Cash Earnings $10,000,000 - - $10,000,000
    2019-2020 Player Cash Earnings $10,000,000 - - $10,000,000
    2020-2021 Player Cash Earnings $2,500,000 $7,500,000 - $10,000,000
    2021-2022 Player Cash Earnings $8,800,000 - - $8,800,000
    2021-2022 Player Cash Earnings $1,200,000 - - $1,200,000
    Est. Earnings (7 seasons) $34,997,500 $7,777,500 $212,500 $42,987,500
    2022-2023 Player Cash Earnings $2,500,000 $7,500,000 - $10,000,000
    2023-2024 Player Cash Earnings $10,000,000 - - $10,000,000
    2024-2025 Player Cash Earnings $10,000,000 - - $10,000,000
    2025-2026 Player Cash Earnings $10,000,000 - - $10,000,000
    $67,497,500 $15,277,500 $212,500 $82,987,500
    Year Team Salary Signing Bonus Incentive Total Cash
    7 seasons Player Cash Earnings $26,197,500 $7,777,500 - $34,187,500
    1 seasons Player Cash Earnings $8,800,000 - - $8,800,000
  • Fines

    Date Team Category Games Susp. Forfeited Reason
    03/10/2019 Player contract details by year Illegal check to the head 2 games $107,527 Check to the head against Carl Soderberg (COL)
    2 $107,527
  • Transactions

    Nov 4 2021Traded to Las Vegas (VGK) from Buffalo (BUF) with 2023 3rd round pick [If VGK is a Top 10 pick in 2022, this transfers to 2024] for Alex Tuch, Peyton Krebs, 2022 1st round pick [Top-10 Protected, conveys to 2023 if conditions not met] and 2023 2nd round pick [If the 1st round pick transfers to 2023, the 2nd round pick transfer to 2024]
    Mar 10 2019Suspended 2 games for an illegal check to the head against Carl Soderberg (COL), forfeiting $107,526 in 2018-19 salary with Buffalo (BUF)
    Oct 3 2017Signed an 8 year $80 million contract extension with Buffalo (BUF)
    Jul 1 2015Signed a 3 year $11.325 million contract with Buffalo (BUF)
    Jun 26 2015Drafted by Buffalo (BUF): Round 1 (#2 overall)
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    Statistics

    Season Team Games G A PTS +/- SOG PPG PPA SHG SHA Blocks PIM HIT TAKEAWAY GIVEAWAY FACE WON
    2020 BUF 21 2 16 18 -10 61 1 8 0 0 15 6 20 4 11 195
    2019 BUF 68 36 42 78 5 227 11 16 1 0 42 34 40 44 66 614
    2018 BUF 77 28 54 82 -11 303 8 18 0 0 51 26 70 38 76 597
    2017 BUF 67 25 39 64 -25 246 3 17 0 2 35 32 52 38 61 347
    2016 BUF 61 25 32 57 -13 250 10 14 0 0 35 22 26 38 46 310
    2015 BUF 81 24 32 56 -16 238 8 13 0 0 25 22 43 43 49 402