Jack Eichel to play on 2017 U.S. Men’s National Team

New Jersey Devils center Sergey Kalinin (51), of Russia, gives chase to Buffalo Sabres center Jack Eichel (15) during the first period of an NHL hockey game, Tuesday Dec. 15, 2015 in Buffalo, N.Y. (AP Photo/Gary Wiepert)

BUFFALO, N.Y. (WIVB) — For the second time, Buffalo Sabres star Jack Eichel will play on the U.S. Men’s National Team in hockey.

The team will compete at the 2017 International Ice Hockey Federal Men’s World Championship, which goes from May 5-21 in Cologne, Germany and Paris, France.

This will be the sixth time Eichel represents Team USA in his career.

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