As expected, Eichel (ankle) will make his season debut Tuesday night against the Senators, NHL.com reports.

Eichel's activation figures to be a huge boon for the Sabres, who are dwelling in the bottom of the Atlantic Division standings with a 7-9-5 record. The 2015 Hobey Baker Award winner is projected to serve as the second-line center with Evander Kane and Sam Reinhart on his wings, and fantasy owners shouldn't be surprised to learn that he'll also man the top-power play unit. Eichel produced 56 points (24 goals and 32 assists) in 81 games as a rookie last season, and he should be a no-brainer for plugging back into fantasy lineups.

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