Jack Eichel will get his first chance to face NHL players this week. Sabres fans can watch.
Eichel, expected to be selected second overall by Buffalo during the June draft, is part of the U.S. national team at the world championships. NBC Sports announced Monday that it will televise all of the U.S. games on NBCSN.
Here is the schedule:
USA versus Finland, 10 a.m. Friday
USA versus Norway, 11 p.m. Saturday (same-day delay)
USA versus Russia, 10 a.m. next Monday
USA versus Belarus, 10 a.m. May 7
USA versus Denmark, 2 p.m. May 8
USA versus Slovenia, 3 p.m. May 10 (same-day delay)
USA versus Slovakia, 10 a.m. May 12.
NBC Sports will also televise the quarterfinals, semifinals, bronze- and gold-medal games starting May 14. The tournament concludes May 17.