Colin Jacobs (C)
Buffalo Sabres’ fourth-round selection (107th overall) in the 2011 NHL Entry Draft. Signed a three-year, entry-level contract with Buffalo on May 30, 2013.
2013-14: Recorded two assists in 24 American Hockey League games with the Rochester Americans… Notched five points (2+3) in 20 appearances for the ECHL’s Elmira Jackals… Tallied two assists in a 5-1 win vs. Orlando on 4/11… Scored in a 7-5 loss at Cincinnati on 3/21… Registered one shot in three games for the Amerks during the 2013 Spengler Cup in Davos, Switzerland… Scored his first goal as a Jackal vs. Fort Worth on 12/06… Made his ECHL debut for Elmira vs. Wheeling on 11/29… Reassigned to the Elmira Jackals (ECHL) by the Buffalo Sabres (NHL) on 11/29… Notched his first point of the season with an assist at Hamilton on 10/25… Made season debut vs. Grand Rapids on 10/04.
2012-13: Joined the Amerks for 11 games at the end of the campaign, scoring one goal and adding two assists… Notched his first multi-point game with a pair of assists and scored the shootout game-winner at Adirondack on 4/06… Also finished the game with a team-high +2 on-ice rating… Scored his first pro goal in a 3-2 shootout win at Houston on 3/23… Made his professional/Amerk debut at Texas on 3/22… Signed an ATO with the Amerks on 3/19… Completed his junior career with the Prince George Cougars of the Western Hockey League, capturing career-highs in all offensive categories in goals (25), assists (28) and points (53) in 66 games… Finished first among Cougars skaters in goals and points and ranked second in assists… Scored a team-high 13 power-play goals, good enough for 15th in the WHL… Led Prince George with 13 multi-point games and was named the team’s Hubbell Designer Goldsmith’s Player of the Year… Skated in his 250th game at Kelowna on 3/14… Notched a four-game point streak (2+4) from 3/09 to 3/14… Had a three-game point streak (4+2) from 2/13 to 2/16… Registered his second hat trick of the season at Medicine Hat on 2/15… Collected three consecutive multi-point games from 12/15 to 12/30, recording eight points (3+5) over that span… Posted a season-long eight-game point streak (7+7) from 9/22 to 10/12 to start the 2012-13 campaign… Recorded a career-high five points (3+2), including his first career hat trick, in his Prince George debut at Everett on 9/22… 2011-12: Appeared in 44 games with the Seattle Thunderbirds (WHL), scoring nine goals and adding 10 assists for 19 points… Tied for second on the team with four power-play goals… Had a three-game point streak from (2+1) from 2/08 to 2/11… Made season debut vs. Prince George on 12/09 after missing the first 26 games of the season with a shoulder injury… 2010-11: Notched 44 points on 22 goals and 22 assists in 68 games with Seattle… Ranked tied for third on the team in goals and fifth in points… One of just five skaters to crack the 20-goal mark… Tied for fourth among Thunderbird players with six power-play tallies… Skated for Team Orr at the 2011 CHL Home Hardware Top Prospects Game, picking up one assist in his team's 7-1 win over Team Cherry… Scored three goals and added an assist at Prince George on 12/03… Posted a three-game point streak (3+3) from 11/09 to 11/12… 2009-10: Piled up 26 points (13+13) and a career-high 119 PIM while skating in a team-high 72 games as a rookie for the Thunderbirds… Led all Seattle rookies and finished tied for sixth on the team in scoring… Tied for fourth in goals… at Prince George on 2/24… Notched his first multi-goal game (2+0) Scored his first-career goal as part of a three-point game (1+2) in his season debut against Everett on 9/18… 2008-09: Appeared in two games for Seattle, making his WHL debut at Portland on 12/06… Tallied three points (2+1) in four postseason contests… Scored first playoff goal in Game 2 vs. Spokane on 3/24… Made his WHL playoff debut in Game 1 at Spokane on 3/21, earning an assist.