Buffalo's Jack Eichel (ankle) will return to the ice on Saturday

Buffalo Sabres center Jack Eichel will return to the lineup Saturday against the Chicago Blackhawks.

What It Means:

Eichel's been out since February 10th with a high-ankle sprain. The 21-year-old will resume his place in the first line as he leads the Sabres in nearly all categories this season.

On the year, Eichel's accounted for 22 goals, 31 assists and 53 total points in 55 games.